Skillsoft Blog

Keeping up with New Regulations of Food Allergies in the UK

Susan_AlexanderBy Susan Alexander

In reaction to the new allergen regulations[1] introduced in December last year, you’ll have read the outcry in the media, especially from top chefs and food business owners:

“There’s too much red tape!”

“These regulations are stifling our creativity and spontaneity in cooking!”

“We can never train our staff to comply with all this extra paperwork!”  

But are these claims true?Read more

Skillsoft’s Summer of Partnerships

By Sean Masterman

The American author Sam Keen once wrote “Deep summer is when laziness finds respectability.” If that’s true, this has the been most respectable summer ever for my family! However, at Skillsoft, we have spent the lazy, hazy days working hard teaming up with some great partners to create new opportunities for learning, education and talent development for years to come.Read more

Take Control of Your L&D Strategy – Build a Self-Developing Organization

Globalization and technology are rapidly changing how organizations operate. These changes are influencing a distinct shift in the skills needed by organizations to execute on business goals and remain competitive.

Although baby boomers are exiting the workforce in record numbers, governments worldwide are encouraging the organizations to employ mature age workers, and for mature age workers to remain in the workforce for longer.Read more