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Skillsoft announces diverse lineup of live and interactive leadership events

We are
excited to announce the schedule for our next four Live Events! Available to customers of
Skillsoft’s Leadership Development Channel
and 50 Lessons and Skillsoft Leadership Advantage, these events provide
subscribers with cutting-edge thinking in business and leadership through live
and interactive presentations.

Over the
course of the next few months, we look forward to hearing presentations from
some of the most recognized and sought-after thought leaders and best-selling
authors, including Susan Cain, John Kao, Seth Godin and Charles Duhigg.

The Live
Events series gives us the opportunity to offer our customers rich content and
conversations from distinguished industry thought leaders, which is a testament
to our goal of providing our valued customers the tools they need to maximize
leadership skills and inspire positive change, growth and innovation across the
workplace. We hope that you will tune in and engage with our community!

The upcoming
Live Events schedule includes:

  • March 19 at 12:00 p.m. EDT (Broadcast from New York, NY) – Quiet: How to Harness the Strengths of
    Introverts to Change How We Work, Lead, and Innovate
    by Susan Cain,
    best-selling author.
    Drawing on her
    original research and the latest in neuroscience and psychology, Susan will
    radically change views of the best way to develop leaders, manage teams, make
    smart hires and stimulate innovation.
  • April 16 at 12:00 p.m. EDT (Broadcast from Washington D.C.) – Jamming: The Art of Getting Innovation Done by
    John Kao, innovation activist and best-selling author.
    Using a piano to illustrate how jazz is a guiding metaphor for business, John
    will “jam” on stage during the live webcast and share the keys to
    innovation that he taught at Harvard University.
  • May 14 at
    11:00 a.m. EDT (Broadcast from Orlando, FL at 2013 Global Skillsoft
    Perspectives) – Pick Yourself: Success,
    Impact and Relevance in the Creative Economy
    Seth Godin, best-selling author, entrepreneur and
    marketing expert. Seth will share his vision of
    the new economy and how professionals can draw out those discretionary
    qualities of initiative, creativity and passion of themselves and from those
    within their organizations to build competitive advantage in this turbulent

  • June 11 at
    9:00 a.m. EDT and at 12:00 p.m. EDT, replay of presentation with live Q&A
    (Broadcast from New York, NY) – The Power
    of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business and How to Change it
    Charles Duhigg, New York Times business reporter and
    best-selling author. With penetrating
    intelligence and an ability to distill vast amounts of information into
    engrossing narratives, Charles brings to life a whole new understanding of
    human nature and its potential for transformation.

For more
information about subscribing to the Leadership Development Channel and 50
Lessons, please visit

For more
information on Skillsoft Leadership Advantage, please visit

Join the
conversation! Participants are encouraged to tweet thoughts and questions
during the Live Event using the hashtag: #ssLIVE

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