By Candy Osborne
When you set out to bring an elearning program to your organization, don’t be surprised by resistance you may experience; inevitably, with change comes objections.
Here are some common objections you might face and ideas for how you might handle them.Read more
By Laura Rexford
The most successful organizations using elearning apply a complete operating model covering four essential building blocks.
Successful engagement begins with committed leaders setting the direction and tone.Read more
By Randy Ranaudo
Skillsoft has many long-term relationships with U.S. Federal agencies. One of these Federal agencies wanted to bring a structured professional development program to their learners across the country in a creative way utilizing technology, various learning modalities and resources, and live instruction and collaboration to create an engaging, interactive and valuable experience.Read more
By Charlie Voelker
California’s anti-harassment training law, commonly known as “AB 1825,” recently saw its first update since 2007. According to AB 2053, effective January 1, 2015, employers subject to AB1825 must include coverage of “abusive conduct” in training programs provided to managers. Read more
By Donna McEntee
Being inspected by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) can be an intimidating prospect. Receiving a citation can be even more unsettling. Are you aware of what happens when you are issued an OSHA citation?Read more
By Pam Boiros
In an effort to recognize learning and development professionals for their contributions to the growth of workforces across the world, Skillsoft has declared tomorrow, September 17, the first annual Learning Leaders Appreciation Day.Read more
By Tim Hildreth
As part of our collaboration with networking powerhouse Cisco, we’ve developed new elearning content for the recent revisions to their highly-coveted Cisco Certified Networking Professional (CCNP) Routing and Switching certification. With the new content developed and already available for existing and potential CCNP Routing and Switching certified professionals, we’re proud to have the necessary online IT training resources in place to help learners quickly master new skills and materials.Read more
By Rosie Cairnes
On 27 August 2014, business decision makers across learning and development (L&D) functions gathered in Sydney for Skillsoft’s annual conference, Perspectives Australia & New Zealand.
This year’s conference drew close to 110 delegates, with the theme ‘Innovate, Influence, Impact’ resonating strongly through the presentations and discussions where global experts provided the latest thought leadership and insights on what is driving, influencing and motivating L&D leaders today.Read more
By Katherine Doe
In corporate training, your “real job” is to develop your organization’s human assets into productive tools, all hammering efficiently away to reach your business goals for this year.
In your “bonus job”, you’re working away to defend your resources, set fair expectations, maintain budgets and make changes to adapt to a changing workforce.Read more
By Kelley Noblet
This summer, the Skillsoft U.S. headquarters, located in Nashua, N.H., held another back to school backpack and school supplies drive. The items collected, which included backpacks, lunch boxes, binders, notebooks, pencils, pens, crayons, colored pencils, markers, pocket dictionaries and more, were donated to the Front Door Agency, Lutheran Services and the Anne-Marie House.Read more