Paul Petrone

Posts by Paul Petrone

  • HilltopSecurities investment in Lynda.com from LinkedIn Learning and clever marketing of it led to a great learning culture.

    How This Company Used a Marketing Mindset to Build a Learning Culture

    May 7, 2018

    Valerie North and Robin Bellingham, who both work in Human Resources at HilltopSecurities, are only able to spend roughly 5 percent of their time focused on learning and development (L&D). The rest is spent on their many other HR responsibilities, such as hiring, performance reviews and compensation plans. And yet, they’ve driven a strong culture of learning at...

  • See the new courses added to LinkedIn Learning the week of May 1.

    The 37 New Skills You Can Now Learn on LinkedIn Learning

    May 7, 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 12,000+ course library. And this past week was no different, as we added 37 new courses covering everything from management...

  • If you want to manage your time better as a manager, you need to manage expectations

    Bosses, Want to Manage Your Time Better? Manage Expectations

    May 2, 2018

    Being a manager can be a difficult job. Often, managers – particularly new managers – will work longer hours and feel more stress than individual contributors. Well, Dave Crenshaw wants to help. In his LinkedIn Learning course Time Management for Managers, he gives an actionable plan for managers to work less and ultimately produce more. One of the biggest...

  • See the new courses added to LinkedIn Learning the week of April 23-to-29.

    The 33 New Skills You Can Now Learn on LinkedIn Learning

    May 1, 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...

  • Have an employee who loves making excuses? Here's the best way to manage them.

    How to Manage an Employee Who Always Makes Excuses

    April 30, 2018

    You know the type. The project is late because the vendor didn’t do their job. The presentation went bad because the meeting format...

  • See the single biggest skill gap in America today – communication.

    The Skill American Companies Need Most Right Now – And How ...

    April 26, 2018

    The biggest skill gap in America today isn’t cloud computing or data science or some other tip-of-the-spear technological skill. No,...