This year we sponsored and participated in the ASU GSV summit which is THE industry catalyst for raising learning and career opportunities through scaled innovation. According to Forbes, ASU GSV is the best conference “to get a lay of the land and spot promising new ideas” within the EdTech space.Read more
As a profession, L&D is undergoing extraordinary change. L&D professionals must determine how best to manage these seismic transformations both personally and professionally. A recent gathering of over 40 L&D professionals in locations across New Zealand was the ideal setting for reflection, brainstorming and sharing of how individual organisations are shaping their responses and strategies to manage the impact of technology and other agents of change in the industry.Read more
2018 is almost over. It was a very significant year for Skillsoft as we celebrated our 20th anniversary. Our industry is always evolving as the needs and demands of our learners change. So what are the significant changes, the trends I see happening in 2019?Read more
The enterprise technology and software development industry is by its very nature always in a state of constant flux. Perpetually adapting to new trends is why some of us love it so much; it’s a profession that never gets old or stale. Read more
I’ve experienced my fair share of hyped-up tech fads. None were a greater let down than the range of wearable-tech that included the 3D-glasses you wore in the cinema, Google Glass, the 3D glasses for television or any of the old school virtual reality (VR) products foisted upon us a few years back. Read more
The World Federation for Mental Health (WFMH) is an international membership organisation founded in 1948 to advance the prevention of mental and emotional disorders. They educate on the proper treatment of those with such disorders, and the promotion of mental health, thus designating today, October 10, as World Mental Health Day (WMHDAY).Read more
By Tara O’Sullivan
“Instant gratification takes too long.” — Carrie Fisher
I love that we live in an age where almost everything is available on demand. The idea that we are still restricting learning opportunities makes absolutely no sense.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 Steve Wainwright
The Apprenticeship Levy kicked in early last year.
How is your organisation doing? Have you got it all worked out?
If you have, congratulations! You are one of the few.Read more
In the last eight years, the “Clouds” have been rolling in. With the introduction and adoption of virtualized hardware, and with businesses shifting models to offer architecture and computing services, the landscape for professionals in networking, system administration and software development has changed significantly. Read more