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SkillSoft Awards Innovative Learning Efforts at Perspectives 2011

10 August 2011

SkillSoft, a leading provider of e-learning and performance support solutions, announced the ten award winners who received top e-learning and industry distinctions during its Perspectives Australia annual user conference today.

The awards identify the SkillSoft customers who have made outstanding efforts in e-learning and acknowledge their ground-breaking ideas, powerful programs and inspiring leaders who are helping to transform the learning platform in Australia and New Zealand.

According to SkillSoft Managing Director and Vice President, Asia Pacific, Glenn Nott, the calibre and diversity of industries in this year's winning circle showcases the ever-changing landscape of e-learning and its integral role in business growth and success.

"At SkillSoft, we are humbled to be associated with these award-winning organisations who have taken a giant leap forward in establishing world-class training environments for their employees. We are honoured that SkillSoft can play a role in their long term strategic and business objectives." he said.

"Each of the award recipients employ a dynamic knowledge infrastructure that provides them with the flexibility to scale and adapt to the changing learning needs of the organisation. For them, learning is organic and valued."

The Perspectives Australia 2011 Industry Awards winners are:

SkillSoft hosts the awards program to recognise organisations and individuals that have made significant, exemplary contributions within e-learning.

The annual SkillSoft Perspectives Australia brings together SkillSoft customers to network, interact and learn from each other and enables learning professionals from across business, government and education to gather and discuss how to link learning to business value and other relevant topics.

Perspectives is also an opportunity to listen to a number of true creative thinkers in the world of e-learning including Shawn Hunter, Executive Producer, Leadership Development Channel, SkillSoft, Richard Coleman, Director, Learning and Development, Human Resources, Telstra and Peter Hall, Head of Learning, Westpac Group, among others.

The annual SkillSoft Perspectives user conference includes keynote addresses from business leaders and brings together learning professionals and practitioners from various corporate industries and government agencies to discuss best practices and trends within the technology-enabled learning industry.