Skillsoft Blog

Rewards and Recognition

While pay
for performance is an effective tactic, unique and memorable rewards are very
effective tools as well. Claire Schooley, Senior Analyst at Forrester Research
offers some thoughts and ideas based on her research in this area.Read more

Taking Inventory on your “Bench Strength”: Research from Gartner, Inc.

Do you know your “bench
strength?” Workforce development, recruiting, talent management and succession
planning – when, and where, does the assessment take place for these functions?

As Gartner,
, reported in a research
brief, Inventory Your IT Skills and
Competencies to Meet Business Needs
, each of these disciplines should begin
with a well-informed survey of your organization’s skills and competencies, or
your company’s “bench strength.”

According to Gartner, less
than one-third of IT organizations have a formal workforce planning solution.Read more

Accelerating Leadership Development

Benchmarking your own leadership development practices
against best-in-class organizations not only helps you remain successful, but
it gives you the opportunity to reevaluate and optimize your programs. Attend
an upcoming webinar featuring analyst insights on top performing leadership
development practices.Read more

How to Deliver Learning to a Globalized Workforce

How to Deliver Learning to a Globalized Workforce

Meeting the development demands of a global workforce requires a multi-faceted and comprehensive approach to learning, from program conception to implementation and beyond. That’s exactly what Skillsoft offered Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) when the tech company approached Skillsoft about revamping its employee development program in 1999.Read more

Skillsoft Announces Latest Lineup of Live, Interactive Leadership Events

We are
excited to announce our upcoming Live Events
schedule, which includes leading business
thought leaders and best-selling authors Dan Pink, Liz Wiseman and Adam Grant! Available
to customers of the Skillsoft® Leadership Channel™, Skillsoft’s Live Events provide subscribers with cutting-edge
thinking in business and leadership through live and interactive presentations
featuring the most recognized and sought-after thought leaders and best-selling
authors.Read more

Making Sense of Abundance: Why Mapping Matters

By Darlene Frederick, Vice
President of Strategic Services, Skillsoft

Courses, videos, summaries,
blueprints, webinars, simulations, briefings, the universal wisdom of the
crowd, and the World Wide Web—isn’t it wonderful? There is no shortage of
sources of inspiration and knowledge in today’s digital learning environment.Read more

Skillsoft Introduces Code of Conduct Training for the Enterprise

We are excited to
announce Skillsoft’s Global Code of Conduct elearning solution, which provides foundational code of conduct and ethics
training for the enterprise in a flexible and customizable format. Pairing
highly-engaging video content with instructional material and skill-building
questions, the solution helps employees understand the risks associated with a
broad spectrum of compliance issues and how to properly address them. 

Here at Skillsoft,
we understand that educating employees on a company’s code of conduct is
essential for avoiding legal violations and reducing the company’s exposure to
risk.Read more

Is IT prepared for IPv6?

A complimentary webinar for
IT professionals

Thursday, September 19,
2013 from 12-1 p.m. EDT

The demand is high for IPv6 knowledge as the updated protocol becomes
new norm. To keep up with changing requirements, IT professionals need to
build a foundational understanding of IPv6.Read more