The innovative Skillsoft Leadership Development Program powered by MIT Sloan Management Review is designed to deliver leadership training focused on essential modern competencies, informed by a scientific understanding of how adults learn best for improved performance.Read more
Employees who invest in their knowledge and complete training programs often display framed certificates of achievement on their desks, or the walls of their cubes and offices. These are a source of pride and a sign of accomplishment to peers and managers.Read more
Skillsoft Expert Insights and Leadership Insights courses deliver short, highly actionable videos from today’s most acclaimed experts, to enable learners at all levels of an organization to improve their effectiveness. Expert Insights videos are leveraged by the Skillsoft learner audience, which exceeds 1.25 million executives and professionals in Fortune 1000 companies and smaller organizations across the globe.Read more
Increasingly, organizations are turning their attention to “dark data”. But what exactly is dark data?
According to Gartner, it is
“..the information assets organizations collect, process and store during regular business activities, but generally fail to use for other purposes (for example, analytics, business relationships and direct monetizing).Read more
As business becomes increasingly global, so too is the necessity for companies to ensure employees can communicate with each other and, importantly, with customers.
Consider the following data :
- English is the first language of less than 5% of the world’s population yet relied upon as the ‘lingua franca’ of business
- Spanish, spoken by over 570 million native speakers, is also the primary language of more than 20 countries
- There are over 1.05 billion native Mandarin speakers.Read more
It’s all happening this week at LEARNTEC, Europe’s largest event for digital education in schools, universities and professional life. The setting is the exhibition center in Karlsruhe, Germany, and not only will there be presentations from leading educators and industry game-changers, but there will also be over 300 exhibitors from 14 countries.Read more
In a previous blog post, I talked about Skillsoft Live Events, a jewel in Skillsoft’s crown. These 60-minute webcasts are an extraordinary resource. Each event is comprised of a 45-minute keynote presentation followed by a 15-minute Q&A.Read more
Skillsoft designed and created the Python Novice to Pythonista Aspire Journey to help every enterprise leverage the enormous power of Python. The journey consists of four tracks – Python Novice, Python Apprentice, Python Journeyman, and Pythonista.Read more
On the blog today, we are delighted to have two new guest authors – Beth Teixeira and Ray Williams. Beth is the Director of Learning and Development and Ray is the VP of Compliance, at Comscore, a global leader in planning, transacting, and evaluating media across digital platforms. Read more
Blockchain is not new. It has in fact been around for more than a decade. However, most people view it as an emerging technology, and with good reason. Almost daily, blockchain finds and reimagine its uses in enterprises and companies of all sizes.Read more