LinkedIn breaks revenue record, stock soars, but is all rosy? by Sharon Hill in Recruitment 08 Feb 2013 LinkedIn, with 53 percent of its revenue based on its Talent Solutions recruitment products, had a record year and a record fourth quarter in 2012. Following the quarterly report and end-of-year announcement, its stock has jumped 17 percent. For Q4, overall revenues grew 81 percent to just under $304 million. For t This article is only available to AIM Group clients. Please subscribe now or log in to view. Share Financial resultslinkedinMobileSocialStrategytalent solutions Sharon Hill Sharon Hill has been a senior writer / analyst with the AIM Group since 2004, except for a two-year time-out to serve as sales and marketing manager for Suburban Newspapers of America. She worked at newspapers in California, the Carolinas and Indiana as a classified advertising sales supervisor and manager, and in newspaper circulation in Alaska. At the SNA, she was responsible for bringing in new members; lining up exhibitors, and helping develop programs for the classified conference and the classified alliance. She is also co-author of “Implementing and Managing Telework: A Guide for those who make it Happen” (Praeger Press) and a prolific blogger and social media user. She is based in Phoenix.