Paul Petrone

Posts by Paul Petrone

  • How to be a servant leader – it starts with how you start your day.

    Want to Be a Servant Leader? Here's How to Start Your Day

    October 29, 2018

    Recently, we at LinkedIn Learning uncovered the most frustrating traits a manager can possess. Near the top of the list? An absent, out-of-touch leader. On one hand, employees don’t want a micromanager. But, on the other, they don’t want someone who doesn’t seem to care, either. What’s the solution? Well, according to leadership guru Ken Blanchard, it comes down...

  • Learn how to delegate effectively.

    How to Not be a Micromanager and Delegate Effectively

    October 29, 2018

    Our new research has confirmed what you already knew – employees don’t like micromanagers. And, if you do micromanage your employees, there’s a good chance they’ll go elsewhere. Recently, we at LinkedIn Learning surveyed 3,000 professionals and asked them the most frustrating trait they’ve experienced in a manager. A top answer was micromanagement. The data also...

  • See our new LinkedIn Learning courses added this week.

    The 40 New Skills You Can Now Learn on LinkedIn Learning

    October 29, 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 13,000+ course library. And this past week was no different, as we added 40 new courses covering everything from IT security...

  • 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...

  • 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 ...

    October 22, 2018

    Recently, we asked 3,000 professionals the most frustrating trait they’ve experienced in a manager. There was one runaway winner:...

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

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

    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...