• Our experts Lisa and Elizabeth McLeod explain how to deal with office gossip, how to deal with a negative boss and how to deal with a boss who misses deadlines.

    Ask the Experts: How to Deal with Office Gossip (With Video)

    December 14, 2017

    Recently, we asked our followers on the LinkedIn Learning Facebook page the biggest work challenge they're currently facing. And we got back a lot of great responses. Here are three of the most popular responses (edited slightly for length and grammar), followed by our advice on how to overcome them: 1. How do I deal with office gossip? -Dual M. The simple...

  • These are rock-solid openers you can use to start your next presentation.

    How to Start a Presentation in a Way That'll Immediately Capture the Room

    December 13, 2017

    When I went to journalism school, probably 50 percent of our time was dedicated to ledes (that’s journalism-speak for the first line in an article). We looked at the great ledes in history, learned all the different types of ledes and had assignment after assignment where we’d write lede after lede for fictitious news stories. Why so much focus on the first...

  • How to prioritize who to network with, so you are more effective.

    How to Prioritize Your Networking to be More Effective

    December 12, 2017

    You Can't Connect with Everyone. Here's How to Keep Yourself Sane. Quick: how many people are you connected with on social media? Hundreds? Thousands? Just try networking with all of them. It's never going to happen. Many of us get overwhelmed and feel like we somehow should be in touch with everyone. But instead, the secret is prioritizing your networking. As I...

  • These blogs are must-reads for managers.

    7 Blogs That’ll Make You a Better Manager

    December 11, 2017

    Being a manager is hard. Really hard. On one hand, you have to manage your people. That means developing them, keeping them engaged...

  • These are the fastest growing jobs in America – and playbooks for getting them.

    5 of the Fastest Growing Jobs in the USA – And How to Get...

    December 8, 2017

    Due to a variety of factors, the job market in the United States is going through a lot of change right now. And that’s creating...

  • Here are the three of the most common job interview questions – and the best way to answer them.

    3 of the Most Common Job Interview Questions – And How to...

    December 7, 2017

    Going on a job interview is stressful. All your hard work, all your years of experience and it feels like getting the job comes down...