By Jessica Philpott
Do a quick search and you will find that everyone is talking about social learning. But what exactly is social learning?
As part of his Multiple Intelligences theory, Howard Gardner explained as the time when individuals learn through interpersonal interaction; that it is the world and the people around us that shapes and reframes our learning experiences.Read more
By Janet Clarey
The startling reach of technology today has offered employees a world of information that is never more than a click away. No longer do employees have access to only the learning that L&D chooses to present; nor is learning limited to classrooms or online courses approved and provided by the organization.Read more
By Ben Eubanks
It seems that you can’t turn around today without having a conversation that touches on employee engagement. Yet despite all the attention, the needle hasn’t moved.
Surveys. Tools. Methodologies. All are promoted as a way to create or drive worker engagement.Read more
By Norm Ford
According to Statistic Brain (a research provider to Wikipedia, Forbes, CNN and The New York Times), only 58% of people make it past the first month with their resolutions intact.Read more
By Kieran King and Jared Buckley
There are over 80 million Millennials. And there are around 80 million different adjectives used to describe them. It is the most written about generation ever and conceivably could take a millennium to read everything that has been written about them.Read more
By Tara O'Sullivan
It’s that time of year, when your Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter feed is full of messages of both support and anger for International Women’s Day.
My concern is how feminism and the word "feminist" still has a negative connotation.Read more
By Harriet Vivian
The UK Apprenticeship Levy comes into effect this April.
Does this sentence strike fear and/or terror into your HR department? Do you know how you will be impacted by the new levy?Read more
By Apratim Purakayastha
“Once a new technology rolls over you, if you’re not part of the steamroller, you’re part of the road.” – Stewart Brand
As Skillsoft’s Chief Technology Officer, I know only too well the challenge of keeping pace with technology.Read more
By Mark Onisk
In a recent episode of The Big Bang Theory, Penny, one of the lead characters, says on seeing a bookstore where a night club used to be “I thought we got rid of them”. Read more
By Caryn Baker
I was listening to my local radio station the other morning when the topic of social media came up. Basically, people were calling in to complain about Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, and so on and how they were feeding an ever self-obsessed and self-interested culture.Read more