• 5 Ways to Get Important People to Read Your Email

    5 Ways to Get Important People to Read Your Email—and Take Action

    February 17, 2020

    Important people get through an unbelievable amount of meetings, tasks, and emails per day. They ruthlessly prioritize. How do you get on their ‘to-do’ list? Simplify your writing. Whether it's a person you just interviewed with or a top executive, they don’t have time to decipher a lengthy email. If you want a response, make your email clear and direct. That’s...

  • Persuasive People Do These 5 Things

    Persuasive People Do These 5 Things. Do you?

    February 17, 2020

    Regardless of your role or career stage, persuasion is one of the top skills companies need most from employees in 2020, according to recent LinkedIn Learning data. But being persuasive is not the same as being manipulative.  Someone who is manipulative focuses solely on what’s good for them. It’s a one-sided transaction. On the flip side, persuasion means that...

  • New Skills You Can Now Learn on LinkedIn Learning

    41 New Skills You Can Now Learn on LinkedIn Learning

    February 17, 2020

    Cisco estimates online videos will make up more than 82% of all consumer internet traffic by 2022. Video production, a skillset that includes video creation and on-camera capabilities, is skillset companies need most in 2020, according to recent LinkedIn Learning data. Dive into one of the 10 courses on video production released this week or learn something new...

  • How to Sell Your Big Idea at a Big Company

    How to Sell Your Big Idea at a Big Company

    February 10, 2020

    You have that light bulb moment. Now what?  Maybe you’re new to the company or early in your career, but you have a big idea that can...

  • How to Reduce Unwanted Notifications

    Make it Stop: How to Reduce Unwanted Notifications (on...

    February 10, 2020

    Many of us have a love-hate relationship with notifications. We rely on notifications to ensure we’re on time for meetings and to know...

  • New Skills You Can Now Learn on LinkedIn Learning

    33 New Skills You Can Now Learn on LinkedIn Learning

    February 10, 2020

    The skills you bring to an organization are more valuable when you collaborate with people with different skillsets, according to a...