Advancing Your Career Articles

  • Learn how to build relationships with senior leaders and executives at your organization.

    How to Build Relationships With The Leaders At Your Company

    April 29, 2019

    “Work politics” is one of the biggest causes of stress in the workplace, according to our research. And that’s not completely surprising. I mean, who really wants to play politics at work? Yet here’s the reality – while some organizations are (much) better at it than others, to some degree, we all have to play politics at work. Although this doesn’t have to be...

  • Stress at Work Report: See the biggest causes of stress at work – and how to overcome them.

    Stress at Work Report: Who is Feeling It the Most and How to Combat It

    April 15, 2019

    April is National Stress Awareness Month. And there’s good reason for dedicating an entire month to raising awareness about this issue – according to a recent survey of 2,843 professionals by LinkedIn, half (49%) of workers today report feeling stressed in their jobs. That’s a big number. We at LinkedIn Learning want it to be lower. So, first, we’ll define the...

  • Mindy Kaling shares her best career advice with LinkedIn.

    How to Live Your Best Work Life, According to Mindy Kaling

    March 9, 2019

    Actress, writer, producer and entrepreneur Mindy Kaling – famous for her appearances in titles like The Office, The Mindy Project and, soon, Late Night – sat down with LinkedIn Head of Global Diversity Rosanna Durruthy Saturday in The LinkedIn Studio at South by Southwest in Austin. The fireside chat was signature Mindy, full of self-depreciating humor and...

  • Learn what imposter syndrome is and how to overcome it.

    What Imposter Syndrome Is And How to Overcome It (With...

    March 4, 2019

    There’s a thief going around robbing the world of untapped potential. This thief tends to strike the most capable, ironically, above...

  • These strategies will help you stay positive at work, regardless of how chaotic the world around you becomes.

    How to Stay Positive at Work: 3 Helpful Strategies

    February 11, 2019

    There are a few misconceptions about what it means to be positive at work. The first: positive people see the world through...

  • Learn how to set goals that'll inspire you to do your best work.

    How to Set Goals That'll Inspire You to Do Your Best Work

    February 4, 2019

    The goal of goals, if you will, is to inspire you to do your best work. But, all too often, goals have the opposite effect: they...