Daniel Roth

Daniel Roth

Daniel Roth is the executive editor of LinkedIn, based in New York. In the role, he oversees the news on LinkedIn Today, LinkedIn's groundbreaking ... More »Daniel Roth is the executive editor of LinkedIn, based in New York. In the role, he oversees the news on LinkedIn Today, LinkedIn's groundbreaking social professional news site; develops products related to editing, curating, and tracking headlines; manages a team of editors and community managers; and helps set strategy. Previously, Roth was the managing editor of Fortune.com and an award-winning writer at Wired, Portfolio, Fortune and Forbes.

How Social Networks Are Redefining Journalism

At the 2012 Mashable Media Summit Friday, community manager Meghan Peters discussed how social networks are evolving their content strategies, with Jessica Bennett, editorial director at Tumblr, and Daniel Roth, executive editor at LinkedIn. SEE ALSO: Are Social Networks the Media ...

How 10 CEOs work smarter, manage better and get things done faster

He spoke with LinkedIn executive editor Daniel Roth in November about how he manages three companies based in three countries. One key: Having his schedule set more than a year in advance. "I know exactly where I'm going to be, what I'm going to be doing for the next 15 months," he told ...

Unpaid CEO Bloggers Spike LinkedIn Traffic 63%

That formula is the domain of Daniel Roth, the executive editor of LinkedIn, who runs Influencers — musings that LinkedIn started posting in October 2012 of “a select group of people in leadership positions on life, careers and the secrets of success in both,” according to Bits. ...

Richard Branson on LinkedIn: First to 1M followers

"Our data shows that [Branson is] popular with everyone from entrepreneurs to HR workers and in industries ranging from tech to construction," LinkedIn Executive Editor Daniel Roth said in a blog post. "The only continent where he doesn't have a single follower is Antarctica. " LinkedIn ...

Carlos Ghosn On Running Three Companies

LinkedIn executive editor Daniel Roth recently sat down with Ghosn to ask him how he's able to run the three companies that make up the Renault-Nissan Alliance, which accounts for $140 billion in sales, 10% of the global automotive market. It essentially comes down to avoiding ...

LinkedIn Launches Blogging Platform With Help From Obama, Romney

Unlike Twitter, which emphasizes short-form content, and Facebook, which lacks curation, LinkedIn's publishing service will place value on higher-quality content from a select number of influencers, according to Daniel Roth, executive editor at LinkedIn. His editorial team, which ...

Why Did LinkedIn Acquire Pulse For $90 Million?

In June of 2011, LinkedIn hired Daniel Roth, a Fortune Editor to head up their content team. At the time, Roth said, “It’s always going to be based on what members are sharing and what their algorithms are saying are the right news items, but combine that with editorial leadership ...

Arianna Huffington says current leadership won’t come from Washington

The Skoll Foundation seeks to “ work toward a world where economic and social equity benefits all segments of society, not a select few.” Daniel Roth, Executive Editor of Linkedin also invited the recipients of his email to “.. . participate in in-person events around the Democratic and ...

LinkedIn walks like a publisher and talks like a publisher. But is it?

(This seems like a good place to note that I am a founding Influencer and that LinkedIn's editorial director, Daniel Roth, is a former Fortune magazine editor and current friend. ) As for whether LinkedIn is becoming a media company, the answer seems obvious. Roslansky notes that ...

Daily Report: Tumblr Shutters a News Blog, Not Yet a Year Old

The same year the professional networking site LinkedIn hired Daniel Roth, the head of Fortune.com, to run its editorial operations. But not all of the experiments have been successful. For example, in January 2012, Facebook hired a recent journalism school graduate, Dan Fletcher, to be ...

Social Media Week in Review: Goldman Sachs, Mike Daisey, Pinterest

LinkedIn Week in Review: Thanks to a roundup of the most-shared stories on LinkedIn by Daniel Roth ( @DanRoth ), we get a glimpse of what people have been reading there. This week, the top stories were: ...

Social Media Week in Review What you may have missed

LinkedIn Week in Review: Thanks to a roundup of the most-shared stories on LinkedIn by Daniel Roth ( @DanRoth ), we get a glimpse of what people have been reading there. This week, the stories were: ...

Is Wall Street Pay Hampering U.S. Innovation?

In 2009, when the economy was still convulsing from the financial crisis, Daniel Roth (now Linkedin’s ( LNKD ) executive editor) published a piece about the future of Wall Street suggesting that the financial industry’s temporary paralysis might be a good thing. “No one likes to see an ...

LinkedIn Slashes Referral Traffic To Publishers

LinkedIn has spent the past few years attempting to become the “definitive professional publishing platform” for business content, starting with the hire of ex-Fortune editor Daniel Roth in 2011. The changes seem to have started in November when LinkedIn began to implement features of ...

Buffett's accounting lesson... Rodman's travel planners... Do you really want fast Internet?... The...

The best advice business leaders ever got (Video) March 1 (Bloomberg) -- Daniel Roth, executive editor at LinkedIn, talks about the top shared stories on the professional networking site. He speaks on Bloomberg Television's "In The Loop. " ...

How to work smarter: tips from 10 CEOs

He spoke with LinkedIn executive editor Daniel Roth in November about how he manages three companies based in three countries. One key: Having his schedule set more than a year in advance. In a recent Fortune feature Google CEO Larry Page told writer Miguel Helft that he "forces himself ...

Islamic State Policy: What Is Obama’s Biggest Risk?: Video

Copy this link and send via email or IM: Copy this code to embed this video: Sept. 23 (Bloomberg) -- David Gordon, research head at Eurasia Group, and Daniel Roth, Executive Editor at LinkedIn, discuss the biggest risks involved in President Barack Obama’s plan to combat the Islamic ...

Bloomberg Surveillance: Roth, Gordon, Gallo, Kelman

GUESTS: Daniel Roth Executive Editor LinkedIn Corp (LNKD) on LinkedIn’s future, Obama’s message...

How Social Media Gives a Global Voice to Crises: Video

Copy this link and send via email or IM: Copy this code to embed this video: July 24 (Bloomberg) -- Dan Roth, executive editor at LinkedIn, discusses the reach of social media in global crises as information flows to the world directly from people in the middle of the chaos. He speaks on ...

Congratulations, your degree is worth squat (Video) (Video)

May 28 (Bloomberg) -- Daniel Roth, Executive Editor at LinkedIn, talks with Betty Liu about the top shared stories on the professional networking site. He speaks on Bloomberg Television's "In The Loop. " If you are commenting using a Facebook account, your profile information may be ...