Celebrating our 20th anniversary led many of us at Skillsoft to contemplate all that we have learned during that time. We’ve seen technologies, toolsets and learning models evolve and redefine themselves. We learned that eLearning could not only become a viable medium for acquiring new skills but also become simply a better way to learn anything. Read more
Will we see a time when robots replace managers?
For a bad or absent manager, this might be an excellent example of progress. However, assuming we are talking about good managers, there is no substitute for direct human-to-human, face-to-face interaction. Read more
“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
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
“So many books. So little time.” –Frank Zappa
Time is a precious commodity. Allocating time from a hectic workday to learn is a challenge and why Josh Bersin believes that successful learning programs enable Learning in the Flow of Work®.Read more
In recent years the way organisations look at leadership, and leadership development in particular, has changed. It’s less ad hoc and more strategic with the role of leadership shifting towards a more transformative one.Read more
A lot actually.
June is Pride month.
June was chosen to commemorate the 1969 Stonewall riots which effectively kicked off the LGBTQ rights movement.
We have come a long way since then, but the fight is far from over and recent global events suggest now more than ever we need to remember that everyone deserves equal rights and the workplace should reflect the true diversity of the human race.Read more
By Lauren Kuss
This post originally appeared on the Hire Our Heroes blog.
During Perspectives, Dan Caporale, founder of Hire Our Heroes, will discuss Empowering Veterans with Percipio, Thursday, April 12 at 3:50 pm. Read more
By Apratim Purakayastha
One of the many rewards of having children is that sense of wonder and awe you experience as you watch them grow. Such is the universality of these emotions that even Bob Harris, Bill Murray’s rather enigmatic character in 2003’s critically acclaimed Lost in Translation, talks about kids as being the most interesting people you will ever meet.Read more
By Ivonne Smith
As we all stare down the road of another new year and plan our calendars and develop strategies accordingly, I think now is the ideal time to peer inside today’s workplace and see what are the emerging hot issues and what are those perennial ones still snapping at the heels of our HR and L&D teams.Read more