Linked: How to Stop LinkedIn From Showing You Ads Based on Your Employer

The professional network will attempt to show users ads based on their employment history

By default, LinkedIn will attempt to show you relevant ads based on a number of factors, such as your location and connections. LinkedIn may also show you ads based on your current or past job information (that is, your job title or function), as well as your current or past companies (that is, employers or organizations). If you don’t want LinkedIn to show you ads based on your employer(s), our guide will show you how to turn this setting off.