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The 8 Verbs of Content Curation

The 8 Verbs of Content Curation

“Great curators will see around corners, embrace and expose unusual and unexpected themes and sources, and make bold predictions about their passions & beliefs. There’s little room for timid, cautious, slow-moving curators.” – Steven Rosenbaum

eLearning provides learners instant access to phenomenal amounts of content.Read more

Skillsoft’s IT Training Portfolio Helps Organizations Keep Up with Today’s Changing Technology


Companies today are experiencing change on a colossal scale. For some, it is the result of Digital Transformation as they respond and try to differentiate themselves from disruptive competitors that want a share of their business. For others, IT developers needing to update their technology stack or use modern approaches and technology to deliver scalable and secure infrastructure and products for their organization are driving this transition.Read more

How Komatsu, Mercy Health, Corning and Raytheon Use Skillsoft and/or SumTotal for Training

 

How Komatsu, Mercy Health, Corning and Raytheon Use Skillsoft and/or SumTotal for Training

Aware that not everyone made it to Perspectives, our annual user conference, we selected four customer-led presentations and made them available for everyone. These complimentary webinars are packed with new strategies for developing talent, navigating organizational change and designing personalized dashboards.Read more

The Most Popular Books in Skillsoft’s ITPro Collection

The Most Popular Books in Skillsoft’s ITPro Collection

I’m currently reading Dr. Carol S. Dweck’s bestseller Mindset: Changing the way you think to fulfill your potential.  Full of fascinating insights into success and achievement, Dweck lays bare what differentiates those with a growth mindset who attain their goals versus those, with a fixed mindset, who aspire to but never quite reach their objectives.Read more

Neuroscience Research Correlates a Growth Mindset and the Capacity to Learn New Skills

 Neuroscience Research Correlates a Growth Mindset and the Capacity to Learn New Skills

In August 2017, Skillsoft and Accenture kicked off a sponsored neuroscience research initiative with The Massachusetts Institute of Technology. The goal of this research is to scientifically validate which instructional design methodologies have the greatest impact on the effectiveness of video-based instruction.Read more

Why Providing Continuous Development for Your Workforce is the Key to Future Competitive Advantage

Organizations often publicly state their goals to both optimize and transform their business models using digital technologies and approaches. However, more often than not, progress toward realizing these ambitions is paltry.  Few organizations have successfully scaled their digital initiatives beyond experimentation and piloting.Read more