Skillsoft Blog

How User Friendly is Your LMS?

By Scott Oliver, Senior Product Manager, Skillsoft

According to Bersin by Deloitte’s recent report, Predictions for 2014, “the theme for 2014 technology is integration, ease of use, and data… Solution providers are rushing to make their systems easy to use, mobile-enabled, and integrated with core HRMS.”

This is good news for learning professionals out there.Read more

Mobile Commerce, Payments, NFC/RFID and Big Data

By the Mind Commerce Staff

There was an explosion in mobile payment service launches, joint ventures, and partnerships in the 2011-2012 period, along with announcements of new initiatives that would run into 2013 and beyond.  Merchants are starting to appreciate the benefits that mobile payments can bring, with major chains including Starbucks and McDonald’s launching services on a national basis.Read more

Shake Up Your Status Quo in 2014

By Kieran King, Global Director, Loyalty Strategy, Skillsoft

As we begin 2014, why not make a resolution to stop overspending on instructor- led training and stop building what you could buy?  According to Forbes Magazine, at this time of the year approximately 40% of us make New Year’s resolutions, yet only 8% of us stick to it. Read more

PGA: Harnessing the Value of Tradition-based Culture with Contemporary Attitudes Through Elearning

When it comes to organizational culture, breaking with tradition can be a tall order. That is especially true when that organization is the Professional Golfers’ Association (PGA).

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Several years ago, the golf industry was facing a decline in golf participation and the number of rounds played.Read more

Deliver Efficient and Cost-Effective Learning in 2014

OK, now that it’s officially 2014, how to you plan to improve your learning programs? Are you operating with a smaller budget? While it may seem impossible to be more successful with budget limitations, there are tools available today to help alleviate this issue.Read more