Top Skills Articles

  • 4 Curiosity Types That Will Help Your Team Solve Problems in the Crisis

    4 Curiosity Types That Will Help Your Team Solve Problems in the Crisis

    May 28, 2020

    We’re in the midst of massive change, with everything from our work environment to world economies shifting daily. This pivotal time in history calls for curiosity. Curiosity will help get us through this crisis with fresh ideas for the new challenges we’re facing. As people continue to turn to online learning to adapt, many people are investing in this highly...

  • The Trending Skill You Didn’t Know You Needed: Curiosity

    The Trending Skill You Didn’t Know You Needed: Curiosity

    May 21, 2020

    While curiosity may have led to some important moments in our careers, most of us have not necessarily thought of it as a must-have skill. It’s time to think again. Curiosity, used strategically, can not only improve the way we work, it can also transform the way we think by allowing us to see creative solutions that may be missed by others, make wiser decisions...

  • The Top Skill Employers Want and Professionals are Learning (And Free Courses to Help You Learn it Too)

    The Top Skill Employers Want and Professionals are Learning (And Courses to Help You Learn it Too)

    May 14, 2020

    This week professionals are spending a disproportionate amount of time learning a top skill companies need right now—teamwork. Teamwork is mentioned as a desired skill in about 2 million current job postings on LinkedIn. How can you improve the way you work with colleagues in this ever-changing world of work? Check out four trending courses this week on how to...

  • The Top Skill this Week: How to Give and Receive Feedback (And Free Courses to Help You Get Better at It)

    Why 'Giving and Receive Feedback' is Trending (and Courses ...

    May 11, 2020

    Online learning continues to surge globally with 3X the number of professionals using LinkedIn Learning in April versus February. When...

  • How To Make Your meeting Ultra Productive

    Not All Meetings Are Equal. Here’s How To Make Yours Ultra ...

    March 2, 2020

    Why do so many meetings suck? It turns out that, despite humans’ natural gifts for collaboration, we have some systemic bad habits...

  • Persuasive People Do These 5 Things

    Persuasive People Do These 5 Things. Do you?

    February 17, 2020

    Regardless of your role or career stage, persuasion is one of the top skills companies need most from employees in 2020, according to...