Skillsoft Blog

Helping the Community This Thanksgiving

By Kelley Noblet, Marketing Manager, Skillsoft

Tomorrow, so many of us are fortunate enough to enjoy a tasty meal with our family and friends. Sadly, there are many in our local communities that are not as lucky. To help families in need, the Employee Activities Committee from Skillsoft’s Corporate Headquarters in Nashua, N.H.Read more

Are You Putting Your Organization at Risk by Not Listening to Your Learners?

By Glenn Nott, Vice President & Managing Director, Asia Pacific

In today’s business environment, finding the right balance between learning program costs and learner needs while generating a measurable business impact is a challenge for many organizations. In response to this, Skillsoft has launched a report on Learning and Development Trends in Asia Pacific that takes an insightful look at learner engagement, learning budgets and the key metrics used to evaluate impact and effectiveness.Read more

Are You Getting a Positive ROI From Your Learning Consultant?

By Ann Collins, Learning Strategist, Skillsoft and Beth Teixeira, Learning Consultant, Skillsoft

There is a lot of conversation—and frankly, struggle—in the training world about measuring return on investment (ROI), return on expectation (ROE) or some other metric related to various training interventions.Read more

Get recognized for your success in learning and development!

Apply for a 2014 Innovation Award!

By Kelley Noblet, Marketing Manager, Skillsoft

It’s that time of year again! Skillsoft is now accepting submissions for the 2014 Innovation Awards. The awards recognize innovative ideas, powerful programs and inspiring leaders who are helping to transform the corporate learning landscape by leveraging Skillsoft’s products and services.Read more

‘Tis the Season to Engage

By the Skillsoft EMEA team

As the holidays approach, Argos is one of the first retailers to announce its plans to recruit around 10,000 seasonal workers[1] and they won’t be the last. Hiring extra support for the busiest shopping period of the year can be a challenge but so can motivating these temporary staff members who may not feel fully integrated into the company.Read more

Skillsoft-Sponsored Research from Brandon Hall Group Finds Majority of Leadership Development…

are excited to announce the availability and revealing results of a new Leadership
Development Benchmarking Survey conducted by Brandon
Hall Group
. We are proud to sponsor this research,
which confirms the need for leadership development and shows how
the organizations that do embrace leadership development will have a leg up on
their competition today and down the road.Read more

Learning 2013 from the Perspective of a Skillsoft Learning Professional

By Pam Easton, Sales
Performance and Training, Skillsoft

Learning 2013 is a great place to be if you work for
Skillsoft.  I was thrilled to meet so
many people who said “We use Skillsoft for our…” or “We love Skillsoft.”  It’s terrific to get confirmation of your employer’s
reputation in the marketplace. Read more