In any discussion around learning and development, a common thread is the challenge of creating and delivering the kind and variety of learning assets that users want. Most organizations endeavor to address this obstacle by offering their learners a broad range of resources – off-the-shelf, third-party, and internally produced material.Read more
Supporting accessibility is a key design aspect of Percipio, Skillsoft’s award-winning learning experience platform (LXP). Recently, we published Percipio’s voluntary product accessibility template (VPAT). It marks a key milestone in the ongoing development of the LXP as an engaging, inclusive content management system.Read more
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The Best of Elearning! Awards are now in their 15th year. Elearning! Magazine’s users’ choice awards program annually recognizes best-in-class solution providers. In 2019 there are 27 different categories, with Skillsoft featured in six.Read more
Most of us avail ourselves of freely-available resources on a regular basis – whether it’s taking a quick refresher on uploading an image to a Word document or a step-by-step guide on how to change a tire.Read more
The learning experience platform (LXP), according to industry insiders, is the L&D profession’s response to the changing needs and expectations of learners. With it, organizations are better positioned to identify and address skill gaps, capture and use data effectively to measure L&D impacts, promote a self-driven learning approach and foster an engaging culture of learning in the workplace.Read more
The Digital Learning Consortium DLC was created to strengthen the digital learning ecosystem for professionals. It was conceived of and started up by IBM and Skillsoft is proud to be a founding member along with GE, PwC, Google, edX, Degreed, Watershed, SAP SuccessFactors and other academic institutions and corporate partners.Read more
Asia has experienced phenomenal growth over the past 50 years and now represents over one-third of global Gross Domestic Product (GDP), a trend the experts expect to continue. For example, BMI’s Cedric Chehab believes, “By 2030, Asia will account for the largest share of global GDP at around 40 percent.” As a result, what happens in Asia will significantly impact the global economy, so it is in everyone’s interest to have a keen awareness of the business trends that are shaping the Asian market.Read more
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