How often do you feel inspired by your work?
LinkedIn’s recently released Inspiration Index answers this question in a unique way: by combining its users’ profile information with their responses, measured along a simple non-numerical slider.
The output is simple: a single number on a scale of 1 to 100, but the possibilities of slicing and dicing it into various categories are plenty.
With over 225 million members worldwide, LinkedIn is able to quantify employee inspiration across categories ranging from age, gender, and location to industry, career level, and company size.
The modular results page assigns a numerical value to the slider position (with 0 being the least inspirited and 100 the most) and compares each individual score with the rest of the respondents. The main results interface includes personal blogs about inspiration as well as the ability to sort by seniority, industry, country, and age.
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