Skillsoft Blog

Skillsoft Global Compliance Solutions – State of the Union

By Eugene Van Biert

At Skillsoft, learning is not only what we do; rather, it’s what we’re all about! As a pioneer in the field of learning, Skillsoft has long-pursued the vision of improving the performance of our clients by improving the performance of their people.Read more

The Countdown Begins: The Inspire Awards 2015 Open for Business

By Kevin Young

Celebrating outstanding achievement and Learning & Development (L&D) excellence, the Inspire Awards are back – and this year they’re bigger, better and altogether more glitzy!

Having burst onto the stage last year, the Skillsoft Inspire Awards are fast becoming the talk of the L&D community – showcasing the great work L&D professionals are doing across Europe, Middle East and Africa to the widest audience possible.Read more

Investing in Employee Development to Support Exponential Growth

By Kelley Noblet

In 2013, UST Global was facing an enviable dilemma. The leading provider of end-to-end IT solutions was growing at an exponential rate—48%, to be specific—and in order to continue empowering its ever-expanding employee base with the skills required to succeed in a demanding industry, it needed to greatly expand its portfolio of innovative, on-demand learning solutions.Read more

Getting At-Risk Kids Excited About Learning: A Skillsoft Team Building Event

Kelley_Noblet_croppedLast week, Skillsoft employees from around the world gathered at the annual Global Sales Meeting in Orlando, Fla. The event was an engaging opportunity for people from Skillsoft and SumTotal to share insights on the combined company’s vision of putting people at the center of learning and talent management.Read more

From “Big” Data to Just Data

By the Mind Commerce staff 

Today, we refer to “Big” Data because it relates to the huge challenge (and opportunity) to deal with unstructured data from many sources.  However, the world of tomorrow will have better structure to deal with unstructured data as well as structured data. Read more

Get to Know Personal Privacy Laws

By Catherine Nolan

In the past year, new laws and regulations have been enacted around Data Privacy. These new laws reflect a worldwide desire for personal privacy and a reaction to the recent disclosures of data breaches and identity theft.Read more

Calling All Innovators

By Kelley Noblet

in·no·vate (verb) Make changes in something established, especially by introducing new methods, ideas or products.

The Skillsoft Innovation Awards deadline is just around the corner and we’re looking for the best and brightest business leaders to share how they’re using Skillsoft and/or SumTotal solutions to build strong learning cultures, address their business challenges and deliver outstanding value to their organization.Read more

Cloud-Based Learning Platform Pricing Trends

Cloud-Based Learning Platform Pricing Trends

By Kieran King

For the past 10 years, the learning market has seen a gradual shift away from classroom delivery toward cloud-based learning models. During this period, cloud-based learning providers have applied a tremendous amount of investment to expand their topical coverage and the features within their learning solutions.Read more