• San Francisco pays software engineers more than any city.

    5 Facts About Software Engineers, Like Which Ones Get Paid the Most

    February 21, 2018

    Software engineering is a smart career choice – it’s one of the most in-demand skills in the world and American software engineers earn a median salary of $112,000. But all software engineers aren’t created equal and there are cities in America that pay software engineers significantly more than others. Using data from our friends at LinkedIn Talent Solutions,...

  • See the new courses added to LinkedIn Learning the week of Feb. 12-16.

    The 36 New Skills You Can Now Learn on LinkedIn Learning

    February 20, 2018

    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 LinkedIn Learning, we want to do everything we can to help make that happen. So, each week, we add to our 10,000+ course library. And this past week was no different, as we added 36 new courses covering everything from PivotTables...

  • The upfront close is a great technique when asking for a promotion or a raise.

    Want Something at Work, Like a Promotion or a Raise? Try the Upfront Close

    February 19, 2018

    Is there something at work you are hoping for? Perhaps a raise? A promotion? More time off? There’s a simple technique you can use that'll help you accomplish any of those goals: the upfront close. Brian Ahearn, in his LinkedIn Learning course Persuasive Selling, detailed the technique. It’s simply asking the decision-maker – who, many times, is your boss – what...

  • Here's how and why you should perfect your personal elevator pitch.

    Why You Should Have a Personal Elevator Pitch (And How to...

    February 14, 2018

    Most of the time, whenever we meet someone new, there’s a pleasant exchange of names and perhaps a handshake. And then there’s usually...

  • See our new courses now available on LinkedIn Learning.

    The 26 New Skills You Can Now Learn on LinkedIn Learning

    February 13, 2018

    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...

  • Learn from Benjamin Franklin how to make a work enemy into a friend.

    How to Turn an Enemy Into a Friend, According to Ben...

    February 12, 2018

    Bold prediction of the day: there might be someone at work who you don’t get along with. The problem? In your personal life, you can...