• The questions you should ask yourself to give yourself your own performance review.

    4 Questions That Ambitious Employees Should Ask Themselves

    November 22, 2017

    The best professionals don’t wait for their performance reviews to get feedback. They take the initiative and give periodic “self-reviews” to themselves, which reveal what they are strong at and where they need to improve. But that's easier said than done. When we review ourselves, we tend to either be overly negative or overly positive, and rarely finalize on...

  • Detailed instructions on how to shut off retargeting from Amazon so an ad won't ruin your Christmas surprise.

    Don't Let An Amazon Ad Ruin Christmas – How to Shut Off Retargeting

    November 21, 2017

    With the holiday season approaching, there’s nothing like a well-placed Facebook or banner ad to completely ruin a surprise gift. When you browse Amazon or other online shopping sites, you’ve probably noticed that the same products you browsed are now following you like digital footprints all over your browsing experience. The products show up on your Facebook...

  • Our new courses this week at LinkedIn Learning and Lynda.com cover everything from IT infrastructure to data science to management training.

    The 41 New Skills You Can Now Learn at LinkedIn Learning

    November 21, 2017

    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 Solutions, we want to do everything we can to help make that happen. So, each week, we add to our 10,000-plus course library. And this week was no different, as we added 41 new courses covering everything from the...

  • Dan Patrick is one the great interviewers of our time. Here's his lesson on how to ask great questions.

    One of the Best Sportscasters Ever, on How to Ask Great...

    November 20, 2017

    Here’s a question few have asked – what if I asked better questions? You'd be a better communicator, a more effective salesperson, a...

  • Any of these things are obnoxious to do in a work meeting.

    The Most Obnoxious Things You Can Do in a Work Meeting

    November 17, 2017

    Meetings shouldn’t be terrible. They offer a chance to collaborate as a team and make the key decisions that’ll move your company...

  • Is software engineering the right career for you? Well, it's dependent on if you have these qualities.

    How to Know if Software Engineering is the Right Career For...

    November 16, 2017

    Software engineering is, by all objective measures, one of the best fields to get into today. The salary is good – $95,000 a year on...