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What is Cloud-Based Learning?

What is Cloud-Based Learning?

By Pam Boiros

As a human capital professional, you may be wondering, what does cloud-based learning mean exactly?

To best answer this question, we should first explore a number of terms that are used in the learning industry:

  • Classroom-based training: This is the traditional desk and chair environment that takes place in a physical location.Read more

Are You Falling Into These Common Coaching Traps?

By Jim Clemmer

In an organizational survey at a large telecom company, managers were asked to rate how well they coached the people reporting to them. They scored themselves high. The people reporting to those managers were asked to rate the coaching they received.Read more

Trending Now: Social Learning

By Kelley Noblet

According to Aberdeen, “best-in-class companies are three times more likely to Aberdeen_Social_Learning_thumbnailuse social networking tools as part of their learning strategy than laggards.” How does your organization compare?

Social tools allow learners to make informed content choices, but comments and recommendations from others enable users to find the most relevant content for maximum impact.Read more

New Guide to Selecting Cloud-Based Learning Solutions

By Pam Boiros

We’re excited about our extensive new e-book—Cloud-Based Learning Solutions: Making the Right Choice for Your Enterprise—that includes everything an organization would need to know about cloud-based learning solutions, from decision-making to implementation to understanding business outcomes.Read more

5 Myths about Compliance Training

5 Myths about Compliance Training

By Norman Ford

While nearly all organizations have documentation detailing the rules that every employee must follow, many leaders believe that this is enough to keep their organization safe. To protect your employees and your liability, check out these five common myths regarding organizational compliance.Read more

Skillsoft Aligns Learning to Business Goals for Tangible Results at Sprint

By Kieran King

We’ve had the opportunity to work for a number of years with Sprint, the world-class telecommunication firm with approximately 36,000 employees that undergo continual learning and training. We’ve partnered with Sprint’s learning and development entity, Sprint University, to close performance gaps and attain measurable talent improvement results that align back to the organization’s business goals.Read more

Creating a Leadership Development Framework

By Kelley Noblet

Skillsoft customer, Finish Line, worked to incorporate Skillsoft leadership development content in their existing learning management system (LMS), Cornerstone OnDemand, aligning to the organization's eight core competencies in their leadership development program. Watch a short video to learn more.Read more

Are You Ready for Mobile Learning? Start Small, Think Big!

By Jim Renner

I can remember the first time I experienced digital music. It was the first 30 seconds of Van Halen’s Running with the Devil. The fidelity was low and the recording took up an entire 5.25” floppy disk.Read more