• The new courses on LinkedIn Learning and Lynda.com added this past week include IT, data science and UX design courses.

    The New Skills You Can Learn at LinkedIn Learning This Week

    March 21, 2017

    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 Solutions, we want to do everything we can to help make that happen. So, each week, we add to our 9,000-plus course library. And this week was no different, as we added 30 new courses covering everything from user...

  • The best part of these 15-minute documentaries is that they all are free.

    My Top 10 Documentaries on Lynda.com and Linkedin Learning

    March 21, 2017

    Over the last few months, I've heard a few people be blown away by the fact that we have documentaries on Lynda.com and LinkedIn Learning. They're created by a small stellar team out in Carpinteria, CA. These documentaries are stunning. They're meant to inspire and give you a unique perspective of professionals out in the field as well as an inside look at how...

  • My team wasn't too happy that I won the learning challenge, but it did increase our L&D usage.

    Want to Have Your Team Learn More? Make a Challenge (It Worked For Us)

    March 20, 2017

    Most organizations want their people to constantly be learning, to constantly be mastering new skills. And yet, getting employees to commit to learning can be difficult, with learning and development professionals citing it as the second-biggest challenge they face. So how do you fix that? One tactic is to mandate training and make it part of your performance...

  • What's the difference between Java 8 and Java 9, which is coming out in July.

    What You Can Expect From Java 9 (Coming in July)

    March 20, 2017

    Are you ready for Java 9? Well, it is just about here! The general release of Java 9 is scheduled for July 7, 2017.   As a Java...

  • With employees quitting at the highest rate since 2001, employee retention is more important than ever.

    Americans Are Quitting at the Highest Rate Since 2001....

    March 17, 2017

    As the LinkedIn Workforce Report shows, the American economy is strengthening and hiring is up. And you know what that means? More...

  • We all lose sales from time to time. The key is learning from it.

    Your Rep Just Lost a Deal. Here’s What You Should Do Next.

    March 17, 2017

    You knew the deal was going south before the call even ended. You watched your rep flounder; you saw the customer’s mental eye roll as...