Paul Petrone

Posts by Paul Petrone

  • See advice for new graduates just starting their careers.

    7 Enduring Pieces of Professional Advice for New Graduates

    May 18, 2018

    Graduating college is one of the great accomplishments of your life. It means a lifetime of education has paid off, in the form of a diploma. Congratulations. Take some time and enjoy it – you deserve it. But then, it’s time to get busy. And that means joining the “real world” and finding a job that’ll pay the bills, which hopefully you actually like. Well, we...

  • See a list of the most common jobs among recent college graduates – and how to get them.

    The Most Popular Jobs for New Graduates – And The Skills You Need to Get Them

    May 14, 2018

    It’s May. And that means thousands of people across the country have just achieved something truly worth celebrating: they’ve graduated college. Congratulations! But, once the caps are flown off and the diplomas passed out, reality hits: it’s time to get a job. And hopefully a good-paying one – the average student today graduates with $37,172 in student loan...

  • There's one quality companies are looking for from new graduates in the job interview.

    What Employers Really Want to See in New Graduates

    May 14, 2018

    You're a recent college graduate, looking for a new job. Chances are there are many things you don’t have. You likely don’t have a lot of experience. You likely don’t have a great network. You likely don’t have a lot of accomplishments in your field to tout. So, what can you bring to the table? What are employers really looking for? In her LinkedIn Learning...

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

    The 32 New Skills You Can Now Learn on LinkedIn Learning

    May 14, 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 how JWT, one of the world's most iconic marketing agencies, used eLearning to build an even stronger company culture.

    JWT Wanted to Rebrand its Culture. Their First Move?...

    May 10, 2018

    J. Walter Thompson (JWT) is one of the most iconic marketing agencies in the world. In their 150+ year history, JWT has worked with...

  • Feedback is essential to improving. But, that being said, some feedback you absolutely should ignore.

    The 4 Types of Feedback You Should Ignore

    May 9, 2018

    It’s hard to improve as a professional without feedback. Often, what holds us back are weaknesses we are unaware of and need others to...