• 3 Social Learning Tactics to Boost Learner Engagement

    February 21, 2019

    In its simplest definition, social learning is learning with or from others. For experienced L&D professionals, whose top concern is getting their engagement numbers up, social learning offers a promising technique to boost learner engagement. Combating the Lonely Learner Syndrome In his course, “Learning How to Increase Learner Engagement,” Karl Kapp explains...

  • Learn how to be a great conversationalist by avoiding these questions.

    How to Be a Better Conversationalist: Questions to Avoid

    February 18, 2019

    There is one thing that kills all conversations, before they can even start: social scripts. What’s a social script? They begin with asking questions people have been asked hundreds of times before, which lead to "social script" answers people have recited hundreds of times before. Classic example of a boring question that leads to a social script answer –...

  • See the skills new managers are learning the most.

    Moving into Management: The Skills New Managers Are Learning

    February 18, 2019

    Imagine you’ve just reached a major landmark in your career - you’ve been promoted from an individual contributor to a manager! This is a moment to celebrate, but it can also be a challenging transition. Research suggests that adjusting to a promotion can be a stressful life experience; however, it’s also the perfect time to learn. So when new managers seek help...

  • See the new courses added to LinkedIn Learning this past week.

    The 29 New Skills You Can Now Learn on LinkedIn Learning

    February 18, 2019

    Each week presents a new opportunity for you and your team to learn the skills necessary to take on the next big challenge. And, at...

  • See Kantar's amazing experience with LinkedIn Learning.

    Kantar is Seeing Astronomical Employee Engagement With...

    February 18, 2019

    If you want to see a great example of a company rolling-out an online learning solution, look no further than Kantar Insights, a...

  • 7 Surprising Insights About How Gen Z Wants to Learn

    February 14, 2019

    There is a new generation entering the workforce this year and they are notably different from their Millennial colleagues. Gen Z, or...