Whether you are seeking careers advice or networking with peers, scoping for new business opportunities or sourcing new suppliers, LinkedIn is an awesome platform with awesome people that can help you expand your horizons whatever the agenda.
Finding the best profiles to engage with and follow can be a bit of a tall order, at the time of writing this (2023) LinkedIn has over 810 million members spread across 200 countries and territories worldwide. The words needle in a haystack spring to mind, however, fear not, we’ve pulled our collective heads together to provide a snapshot of 20 of the most interesting profiles guaranteed to brighten up any LinkedIn feed.
Many similar “top 20” posts recycle the same LinkedIn Influencers, Richard Branson, Bill Gates etc. We’ve tried to extend beyond the standard echo chambers with a deep dive focusing on interesting folk to give you a different perspective and point of view.
Those to Inspire
CEO, Innovation and Growth at Trinity
Optimist and Author
Part Time Actor and Entrepreneur
Helping creatives and entrepreneurs thrive through Messaging and Positioning
Entrepreneur & Dragon
New York Times Bestselling Author, Serial Entrepreneur
CEO and Co-Founder at GRIN
Entrepreneur & Co-Founder of LinkedIn
Chairman & CEO at Goldman Sachs
Chairman and CEO at Microsoft
Ukonwa Kuzi-Orizu Ojo
Global Chief Marketing Officer, Amazon Prime Video & Studios
Global Head of PR and Brand Partnerships at GymShark
Digital Marketing Expert (Content brains behind MarketingProfs)
Career Mentors & Coaches
Founder & CEO of The Cru
NY Times Bestselling Author | Career & Workplace Keynote Speaker
Career Coach & Head of Social
The Ones to Watch
Founder of The Career Improvement Club – Job Search Expert, Career Coach and Author
CEO of the Youth Group
Recruiter for iCIMS / LinkedIn Speaker and Coach
CEO of Fanbytes
Article Updated: 16th March 2023.