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Top Tips for Working Safely with Industrial Robots

 

Top Tips for Working Safely with Industrial Robots

The rapid advancements in technology have introduced many types of physical robotic systems in the workplace. Industrial robots now paint, weld, push, pull, lift and assemble products, while collaborative robots, since they have one or more mechanical arms, provide workers with an extra set of hands.Read more

Mind the Gap: Survey Shows Need to Upskill Employees for the Digital Workplace

 

Mind the Gap: Survey Shows Need to Upskill Employees for the Digital Workplace

All professions come with a unique set of challenges; learning and development is no different. Throw a random selection of global learning and development leaders into a room, and regardless of industry, region or demographic, everyone present will agree their biggest problem is getting employees to find the time to avail of the learning opportunities they have so painstakingly developed and implemented.Read more

Top 5 Tips for Preparing for the ITIL®4 Foundation Certification Exam

Top 5 Tips for Preparing for the ITIL®4 Foundation Certification Exam

 

A guest blog post from Michael Shannon, senior technical instructor and content developer at Skillsoft specializing in all things ITIL, cloud, and security.

ITIL® 4 represents a massive paradigm shift in the information technology service management (ITSM) framework.Read more

3 Tech Learning Consumption Trends Identified in New Skillsoft Signals Research Report

Organizations today need to adapt to highly volatile changes in technology to keep pace with the competition in their industry. However, a lack of tech talent often holds them back. Today, nearly 60% of employers have job openings that stay vacant for three months or more.Read more

Tips and Advice for Creating a Safe and Ethical Work Environment

Tips and Advice for Creating a Safe and Ethical Work Environment

In addition to blogging about compliance and environmental health and safety, my colleague John Arendes, Skillsoft’s Vice President and GM of Global Compliance Solutions, and I are regular contributors to many industry periodicals and magazines. Here’s a selection of our most recent contributions, all of which provide useful and practical advice as organizations work to promote a safe and ethical workplace.Read more

Improving IT Service Delivery in Your Organization with ITIL®4

Considering the rising demand for service quality, cost efficiency, and production agility, it is hardly a surprise that the IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL), a framework of best practices for delivering IT services, is hugely popular.

ITIL and business transformation

Conceived during the 1980s, the ITIL® framework is a powerful catalyst for service improvement, which is why so many organizations turn to it, and its underpinning philosophy of IT management.Read more

Technology and Developer Courses: June Release Summary

For companies to keep systems running, evolving, and adapting, employees need to grow their expertise continually. That requires access to state-of-the-art multi-modal learning content.

Skillsoft’s developer teams are hard at work, delivering courses into our learning platforms around key topic areas that allow organizations to keep pace with technology, improve architecture, and strengthen client experiences.Read more

The Secret to Building Successful Teams in the Digital Age

The Secret to Building Successful Teams in the Digital Age

Chris Sly, Solution Principal for Technology & Developer and Transformation, at Skillsoft in EMEA, and I, recently began a new podcast series hosted by James Hilliard. It’s a great opportunity for Chris and me to work together and share our different perspectives and experiences, given that my background is working to assist organizations through cultural transformations and Chris operates in the technology realm. Read more