Paul Petrone

Posts by Paul Petrone

  • The biggest struggles of managers, according to employees.

    The "Most Frustrating" Thing a Boss Can Do Is...

    October 22, 2018

    If you are a manager, and your goal is to build strong and lasting relationships with your employees, there are two characteristics you should embody: Clarity and consistency. At least, that’s what the data says. Recently at LinkedIn Learning, we surveyed 2,968 professionals and asked them the most frustrating quality they've experienced in a manager. The...

  • Learn how to set clear expectations as a manager – it comes down to setting a vision.

    How to Set Clear Expectations as a Manager – It Comes Down Vision

    October 22, 2018

    Recently, we asked 3,000 professionals the most frustrating trait they’ve experienced in a manager. There was one runaway winner: managers who have unclear or changing expectations. This result comes across as no surprise to leadership consultant and LinkedIn Learning instructor Bonnie Hagemann. And, frankly, it’s understandable. For one thing, the business...

  • LinkedIn Learning and Softchoice teamed to make an awesome learning experience.

    ‘It Was a No-Brainer.’ Why Softchoice Invested in LinkedIn Learning.

    October 17, 2018

    When Steve Marshall was hired as the Director of Culture and Growth at Softchoice in December of 2016, one of his main tasks was to make the Toronto-based IT services organization a “better place to work.” So, he asked employees what that actually meant to them. Their response – they wanted to advance their career by developing new skills within the organization...

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

    The 40 New Skills You Can Now Learn on LinkedIn Learning

    October 22, 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...

  • See the 33 new courses on LinkedIn Learning.

    The 33 New Skills You Can Now Learn on LinkedIn Learning

    October 15, 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 CEO Jeff Weiner details two strategies to winning in today's global economy.

    LinkedIn’s CEO on How to Win Today: Define the What,...

    October 11, 2018

    In front of more than 4,000 people at Talent Connect in Anaheim, Calif. Wednesday, LinkedIn’s CEO Jeff Weiner outlined two strategies...