Paul Petrone

Posts by Paul Petrone

  • Learn how to best work with difficult colleagues at work, specifically  the procrastinator, the negative colleague and the outright aggressive colleague.

    3 Difficult Colleagues to Work With – And How to Best Work With Them

    October 8, 2018

    Recently at LinkedIn, we asked professionals the areas they want the most help in. Their answer was a tie – professionals want the most help dealing with stress at work and working with difficult colleagues. And we’ve previously covered how to best handle stress at work and even who feels it the most. So, we wanted to use this article to cover the juicier topic,...

  • See why taking breaks at work can actually make you more productive.

    Why Your Coffee Break Can Make You More Productive

    October 8, 2018

    The next time your boss yells at you for taking a coffee break when you should be working, just tell them, “Listen, I have to respect my body’s ultradian rhythms if you want me to do my best work.” And, well, you’d be right. So, what’s an ultradian rhythm? Well, it's a general term for a pattern in your body that repeats regularly throughout the day. Our body...

  • Our new LinkedIn Learning courses this week.

    The 32 New Skills You Can Now Learn on LinkedIn Learning

    October 8, 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 32 new courses covering everything from Excel...

  • How to get promoted at work – your complete guide.

    How to Get Promoted – The Complete Guide to Moving Up

    October 1, 2018

    Many of us would love to be promoted. Advancement usually means more influence, more money and more control over your day-to-day tasks...

  • See how BCD Travel used LinkedIn Learning.

    How BCD Travel Used LinkedIn Learning to Help Build Their...

    October 1, 2018

    Three years ago, the talent management team at BCD Travel – a corporate travel management company – partnered with the business to...

  • See the new courses added to LinkedIn Learning.

    The 61 New Skills You Can Now Learn on LinkedIn Learning

    October 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...