We’re pleased to bring you a guest post from our APAC region − Kath Greenhough, a Learning Strategist in New Zealand.
By Kath Greenhough
We have just farewelled the last of the Skillsoft New Zealand customers after our two-day Perspectives Highlights event in Auckland and Wellington on 21 and 22 June.Read more
On June 13, Skillsoft hosted a Live Event on the topic of employee engagement in front of a New York City studio audience. The Live Event featured Marshall Goldsmith, recognized as the #1 leadership thinker in the world and the #7 business thinker in the world at the bi-annual Thinkers 50 ceremony sponsored by the Harvard Business Review.Read more
By Pam Boiros
The need for effective leaders has never been greater. Evidence suggests we are experiencing a leadership deficit throughout our society— in corporations, governments, and communities. If fact, it’s a topic we discuss frequently on this blog. Read more
We’re pleased to bring you a guest post by Sandra Crowe, a leading thinker in dealing with difficult people and situations and author of Since Strangling Isn’t an Option and I didn’t Sign up for This! 7 Strategies for Dealing With Difficulty in Difficult Times.Read more
We’re pleased to bring you a guest post by Roderick Millar, Managing Editor at IEDP, the executive development information portal and of Developing Leaders magazine. Find more at www.IEDP.com.
By Roderick Millar, Managing Editor, IEDP
If you ask a leader whether they would like to engage with a learning program that fits around their schedule, does not involve travel, allows them to interact with peers and experts, gives them direct access to the latest thought leadership and is often less expensive than a traditional learning program, it is not surprising that they tend to agree that this would be a wonderful thing.Read more
TrainingIndustry.com has named Skillsoft to its “2012 Top 20 Content Development Companies List!”
This is Skillsoft’s first year being honored by TrainingIndusty.com for outstanding content development, as well as training outsourcing and leadership training.Read more
We’re pleased to bring you a guest post by Gary Hartman, a Skillsoft partner alliances manager responsible for partnership programs with LMS, Talent Management and Portal providers.
By Gary Hartman
Skillsoft enjoyed exhibiting at last week’s SuccessFactors’ North American User Group meeting, SuccessConnect 2012 in San Francisco, CA. Read more
By Shawn Hunter
Amway understands that people and relationships remain at the core of their identity, embedded in fabric of their company, and essential to their success. With over 20,000 direct employees and over 7 million independent distributors operating in every continent but Antarctica, and nearly every country in the world, Amway needed a powerful, yet scalable, way to sustain the culture of the company, while at the same time attracting and building new leaders in the organization who would also understand, adopt and amplify the core leadership philosophies of the company.Read more
We’re pleased to bring you a guest post by Josh Linker, author of Disciplined Dreaming: A Proven System to Drive Breakthrough Creativity.
By Josh Linkner
QuickTalks: Josh Linkner: Creativity is Learned
We may understand the need for creativity, but not see ourselves as creative.Read more
Last week, we did deep dive on the “community” features within Skillport® 8 — today, we’ll explore the “catalog” features of Skillport 8.
One of the primary goals of Skillport 8 is to enable easy access to relevant learning assets. Read more