Fall Schedule Features Dan Pink, Dan Ariely, Stuart Hart, Colleen Barret and Pat Lencioni
NASHUA, N.H.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
SkillSoft PLC (Nasdaq: SKIL), a leading SaaS provider of
e-learning and performance support solutions for global enterprises,
government, education and small to medium-sized businesses, today
announced the fall lineup for the Leadership Development Channel (LDC)
SkillSoft's LDC is designed to help subscribing organizations
develop their managers and leaders to be more effective at managing
people and driving results. The LDC is a Web-based learning solution
that combines live interactive events and on-demand video programs
featuring some of the world's most recognized leaders and management
The fall schedule of live interactive LDC events offered to
-- A Whole New Mind: The Six Aptitudes Needed for Success
Featuring Dan Pink - September 23 (now available On Demand)
-- The Hidden Forces that Shape Decision-Making Featuring Dan
-- Business at the Crossroads: Fusing Social Responsibility and
Revenue Growth Featuring Stuart Hart - November 4
-- Cultures of Engagement and Building Winning Teams Featuring
Colleen Barrett, former president of Southwest Airlines and
Pat Lencioni - December 2
The on-demand videos are delivered in multiple learning formats
that feature best-selling business authors, experts and CEOs, all of
whom have the biggest impact in motivating and challenging the
thinking of learners.
"The LDC is an integral part of our Leadership and Management
Development program," said Leslie Positeri, advanced learning
technologies program leader from Lawrence Livermore National
Laboratory (LLNL). "The videos, especially the QuickTalks, provide
solid content that our participants can view in a short period of time
and still come away with strong messages and action plans."
The Leadership Development Channel offers customers valuable tools
to improve their managerial and leadership skills in a way that's
easily translatable to the workplace.
All Leadership Development information is offered through the
SkillPort Learning Management System (LMS). SkillPort allows users to
easily browse topics and find lessons that meet their needs.
The Leadership Development Channel includes more than 1,000 video
assets from best-selling business authors, speakers and business
leaders. Each video presentation offers current, insightful and
actionable information to drive positive change, growth and innovation
in today's businesses. Recent and upcoming speakers include Lynda
Gratton, author of HotSpots, Gareth Jones, 2008 Thinkers50 list, Steve
Lippman, Director of Environmental Engagement Strategy for Microsoft
and Susan Scott, author of Fierce Conversations.
Fore more information about subscribing to LDC please visit
SkillSoft PLC (Nasdaq: SKIL) is a leading SaaS provider of
on-demand e-learning and performance support solutions for global
enterprises, government, education and small to medium-sized
businesses. SkillSoft enables business organizations to maximize
business performance through a combination of comprehensive e-
learning content, online information resources, flexible learning
technologies and support services.
Content offerings include business, IT, desktop, compliance and
consumer/SMB courseware collections, as well as complementary content
assets such as Leadership Development Channel video products,
KnowledgeCenter(TM) portals, virtual instructor-led training services
and online mentoring services. SkillSoft's Books24x7(R) product
offering includes access to more than 20,000 digitized IT and business
books, as well as book summaries and executive reports. Technology
offerings include the SkillPort(R) learning management system,
Search-and-Learn(R), SkillSoft(R) Dialogue(TM) and virtual classroom.
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purposes only and is subject to change without notice. SkillSoft has
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upgrade, feature, enhancement or function described in this press
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