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Blending Formal and Informal Learning

Over 80%
of learning that happens in organizations is informal, with just 20% occurring
via formal methods. Claire Schooley, Senior Analyst at Forrester Research
explains how organizations with the best learning cultures blend both for
optimal results.

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7 Requirements for Excellence in Patient Care

Conversations
in Leadership is a Skillsoft webinar series featuring business experts and
best-selling authors from the Skillsoft®  Leadership Development Channel
and  50 Lessons collection.


Join us for a complimentary webinar featuring Nicole Bendaly
Tuesday, June 4, 12-1 p.m.

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Skillsoft to Host an Exclusive Live Virtual Event Featuring Best-selling Author and New York Times…

We are
looking forwarding to hosting our next Live Event featuring
Charles Duhigg! Charles, a New York Times business reporter and best-selling author, will
conduct a live virtual
event entitled “The Power of Habit: Why
We Do What We Do in Life and Business and How to Change it
,” from New York
on June 11, 2013 at 12:00 – 1:30 pm EDT.

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Environmental, Safety and Health Employee Training

By Donna McEntee, Practice Manager, ES&H solutions,
Skillsoft

Nearly every industry needs to conduct specific training because
of mandates by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), the
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Department of Transportation
(DOT).

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2013 Global Skillsoft Perspectives Recap

We’re pleased to bring you a guest post by a Skillsoft Regional Account
Executive, Sabrina Smith. Sabrina traditionally recaps Skillsoft Perspectives
within her team—this year we’re sharing her point 
of view on the blog.

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Skillsoft Introduces Project Management Curriculum to Prepare for New PMI Certification Exams

We are excited to announce a 28-course curriculum to help professionals prepare for new Project Management Institute (PMI) certification exams that will be introduced in July and August, 2013. This new curriculum covers the full range of project management topics included in the recently-published “A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide) – Fifth Edition” and features courseware, mentoring services and practice tests to ready professionals for the Project Management Professional (PMP®) and Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM®) exams.

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Keys to High Performing, Swift-Starting Teams

By Shawn Hunter


Next time you’re standing at the
gate waiting to get on a flight and the crew shows up, watch how they interact
with each other. It will tell you a lot about how effective as a team they are
going to be up in the sky shortly.

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Congratulations 2013 Global Skillsoft Perspectives Innovation Award Winners!

We are happy to
announce the winners of our 2013 Global
Skillsoft Perspectives Innovation Awards! The winners,
which include the United Service Organizations (USO), PPD, the largest
healthcare insurance company in Michigan, TELUS, ACTIVE Network, Ricoh Americas
Corporation, BT, Sysmex, Carrington Mortgage Holdings, LLC, Lawrence Livermore
National Laboratory and Lloyds Banking Group, demonstrate how Skillsoft’s
elearning solutions are enabling organizations to improve their performance
through a diverse set of innovative learning programs.

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2013 Global Skillsoft Perspectives User Conference Explores “Learning Transformed” Theme

We
are excited to kick off our annual user conference 2013 Global Skillsoft Perspectives in Orlando,
Fla. this week! This year’s event brings together more than 1,000 leading
industry experts who will discuss the global skills shortage and share best
practices related to the theme of “Learning Transformed.”

Through a live
and interactive forum, Skillsoft customers, media, analysts and industry
influencers will come together for dynamic presentations, learning sessions,
workshops and panel discussions highlighting innovations in the learning
industry.

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Check out our New Look!

Skillsoft
is excited to announce the launch of a newly designed and re-architected website.

The site’s homepage features an inviting color palette, a clean, uncluttered
design, simplified navigation and sample learning content. To help our clients
and prospects find what they’re looking for, the new site is organized
primarily around the three brand pillars—Content, Service and Experience—and
secondarily around Business Solutions, Products and Resources.

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