If you suspect that your 20-something employee is sneering at you from behind the stack of copies you asked him to collate, research suggests you might be right. Three-quarters of professionals under age 30 think their skills exceed those of an entry-level job, a survey released today by LinkedIn shows. But workers over 30 were wary of this attitude, saying they...
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Why You Should Make More Mistakes
Francesca Levy April 23, 2013
" Think about the last time you made a mortifying flub at work. The email that went to the entire company instead of its intended recipient, or the words that – even as you heard them come out of your mouth – you regretted saying to your boss. Whether you stumbled 15 years ago or last week, the misapprehension and dread it inspired probably feels just as fresh...
Five Essential Tools You Shouldn’t Start Your Workday Without [INFOGRAPHIC]
Francesca Levy April 2, 2013
" Wondering what secret weapon could take your productivity to the next level? Richard Branson, Meg Whitman, Deepak Chopra, and dozens of other professional thought leaders might have the answer. We asked some of LinkedIn’s Influencers to describe their toolkits for success for “Things I Carry,” the latest in our series of special features by Influencers. Things...
Why You Should Pick Up Next Time Mom Calls (and More Great ...
Francesca Levy February 26, 2013
It’s not always easy to take tough advice, particularly when a family member doles it out. But testimonials from 70 of the most...
The 50+ Places Where Big Ideas are Born
Francesca Levy January 29, 2013
Here’s how to come up with your next great idea: Meditate cross-legged, sip Mai Tais at a beach picnic, cuddle with your dogs, walk on...
What's the Big Idea?
Francesca Levy December 11, 2012
What if you arrived at a holiday party with over 50 of the smartest and most accomplished people in business milling around, and each...