• Hootsuite CEO Ryan Holmes said social media is now an essential leadership skill.

    Why Your CEO Should Care About Social Media

    January 17, 2018

    In his new LinkedIn Learning course, Hootsuite CEO Ryan Holmes highlighted both the best-case and worst-case scenario for why CEOs should care about social media. For the best-case scenario, Holmes cited Richard Branson and Elon Musk, two leaders who are highly active on social media and see the benefits from it. By establishing their brands across a variety of...

  • See the new courses now available on LinkedIn Learning and Lynda.com.

    The 46 New Skills You Can Now Learn on LinkedIn Learning

    January 16, 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 46 new courses covering everything from using metrics...

  • These are supposedly "weak" qualities that strong leaders embody.

    The 7 “Weak” Qualities Strong Leaders Possess

    January 15, 2018

    Recently, we surveyed 2,000 business leaders and asked them the skills they need most at their company. Their answer – leadership. But what is leadership, exactly? For some of us, when we think of a great leader, we think of someone like the great American General George Patton. Fiery. Strong. Shouts orders, rigorously enforces discipline, their way or the...

  • Tips for overcoming indecision and steps for becoming more decisive.

    The 3 Big Reasons People Aren't Decisive – And How to...

    January 10, 2018

    A big part of being a leader – and, regardless of what your position is, you can be seen as a leader – is being decisive. Virtually...

  • Our new courses this week at LinkedIn Learning and Lynda.com cover topics like IT infrastructure and how to code.

    The 23 New Skills You Can Now Learn on LinkedIn Learning

    January 9, 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...

  • A person's feet or "feet language" can tell a lot about how they are feeling in a given moment.

    Want to Know How Someone is Really Feeling? Look At Their...

    January 8, 2018

    When we are reading someone’s body language, we tend to focus on their upper body: what they do with their hands, the facial...