Paul Petrone

Posts by Paul Petrone

  • Songs all managers and leaders can relate to.

    13 Songs That Describe What it Means to Be a Manager

    December 10, 2018

    Being a manager is a tough job. You want to get the most out of your people. You want your team to hit its goals. And it would be nice to also, you know, spend some small sliver of your day not thinking about work. But it can all be overwhelming. Well, we here at LinkedIn Learning have hundreds of courses to help you work through some of biggest challenges all...

  • How to build rapport as a boss. A few tactics that work.

    Bosses, Here's How to Build Strong Rapport With Your Team

    December 10, 2018

    You might read the headline of this article and wonder why. Why does it matter if I have “rapport” with my employees? Don’t I just need to maintain a professional relationship with them? How will this help the team? Well, here’s why. Yes, you do just need to have a professional relationship with your employees. But think about it – what does the ideal...

  • How to gift a course on LinkedIn Learning.

    Our Newest Feature, Just in Time for the Holidays: Gift a Course

    December 10, 2018

    How’s this for a holiday gift for a colleague – it’s free, it’s easy and it’ll benefit the giftee the rest of their lives. Sound too good to be true? Well, look no further than our newest feature on LinkedIn Learning: gift a course. Yes, now LinkedIn Learning subscribers can “gift” a course to their network, which makes it free to all their LinkedIn connections...

  • See our New LinkedIn Learning courses this week.

    The 45 New Skills You Can Now Learn on LinkedIn Learning

    December 10, 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 how to boost your credibility and be seen as credible by avoiding these phrases.

    How to Boost Your Credibility: Avoid These 3 Common Phrases...

    December 3, 2018

    Being seen as credible is an underrated yet critical part of advancing your career. Credibility means that people can trust you. And,...

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

    The 43 New Skills You Can Now Learn on LinkedIn Learning

    December 3, 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...