LinkedIn Learning

LinkedIn Learning

LinkedIn Learning

LinkedIn Learning Professional Development – HR Pick of the Month


Communicating with Empathy:

Time to complete: 37 minutes

Skills covered in this course:

  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Teamwork
  • Emotional Intelligence 

Learning Objectives:

  • What is empathy?
  • How to be empathetic at work
  • Practicing positive communication
  • Identifying communication styles
  • Approaching difficult conversations
  • Practicing empathy in groups

Course Details:

When you seek to understand the perspective of another person, you are practicing empathy. When empathetic communication is encouraged at work, individuals feel more comfortable speaking openly, they feel like they matter, and they feel safe. That's why empathy at work is crucial to company-wide success. In this course, communication expert Sharon Steed explains the principles of empathetic communication and shares specific strategies to help improve your approach to difficult conversations. Get ready to learn how to converse empathetically to improve your one-on-one conversations and team interactions.


Previous HR Recommendations:

Time Management: Working from Home

Effective Listening

Communicating with Confidence

Building Relationships While Working from Home

Building Resilience

Leading and Working In Teams

Learn Emotional Intelligence, the Key Determiner of Success

Critical Thinking for Better Judgment and Decision-Making

Asking for Feedback as an Employee

Organizing Your Remote Office for Maximizing Productivity

LinkedIn Learning Details: 

What Do I Get?  

This service provides faculty, staff and students with access to more than 13,000 courses in business, creative and technology skills taught by expert instructors.

Why Do I Want It? 

LinkedIn Learning classes can be incorporated into Blackboard and Canvas classes, used to enhance your knowledge of a topic or learn a new topic and leveraged as a personal development tool.

With LinkedIn Learning, you also have the option to connect your LinkedIn profile with your account to get personalized recommendations based on your current skills and position. 

One benefit of connecting to your LinkedIn account is that any completed courses can be added to your certificate on your LinkedIn profile.

Who Can Get It?

The service is available to faculty, staff and students.

How Do I Request It?

Faculty, staff and students automatically receive access to LinkedIn Learning once their Rowan Network accounts have been provisioned. 

How Can I Access It?  

Log in to LinkedIn Learning

Watch: Getting Started with LinkedIn Learning

How Do I Get Help With It After I Have It?

If you have any questions, please contact the Technology Support Center at 856-256-4400. You can also submit your question in the IRT Support Portal.