Rachel Lefkowitz

Posts by Rachel Lefkowitz

  • The biggest learning trends of 2019 and how it can help you in your career

    What Your Peers Learned in 2019—And How it Can Help You Get Ahead in 2020

    December 4, 2019

    As 2019 comes to a close, we reflect on the goals we had, the plans we made, and the lessons we learned. What did the world learn this year? Here at LinkedIn, we looked at exclusive data to find out what 93 million people around the world learned with LinkedIn Learning in 2019.  What did your peers learn? What skills did professionals like your boss develop and...

  • 2 girls writing emails people will read

    How to Write Emails that Busy People Will Actually Read—And Respond To

    December 2, 2019

    The average office worker receives 121 emails per day. They skim and scan to keep up, and have zero patience for emails that are too long, confusing, or don’t paint the full picture.  So how do you write an email that people will actually read and respond to? Make it easy for the recipient to get what they need and move on, says Natasha Terk in Tips for Better...

  • Its time to change how you motivate employees

    Why You Need To Change How You Motivate Your Team

    November 25, 2019

    Employees often tell you what they want. They want a raise or promotion, maybe stock options. But in the famous words of Steve Jobs, “people don’t know what they want until you show it to them.” While these incentives are important to keep your employees happy and feel valued, you need a different approach to encourage day-to-day productivity and motivation that...

  • 5 Ways to Respond the Next Time You’re Interrupted

    5 Ways to Respond the Next Time You’re Interrupted

    November 18, 2019

    You’ve been working on a new idea. It’s something you’ve researched for weeks and you’re confident it can make an impact.  As you...

  • Overcome imposter syndrome in 3 steps

    Why Self-Doubt May Be Sabotaging Your Career

    November 11, 2019

    Do you ever have that fear that you’ll be found out? That someone will discover you’re not actually as good at your job as people...

  • How to Be A Collaborative and Influential Leader (Using Body Language)

    How to Be A Collaborative and Influential Leader (Using...

    November 4, 2019

    Think of the best leaders you know. They stand tall, hold eye contact, and use their hands to make a point—all body language cues that...