Skillsoft Blog

Learning & Development

An Inside Look at Women in Sales

An Inside Look at Women in Sales

There are few jobs more maligned than that of the salesman. Images of fast-talking, oily fellows in cheap suits automatically spring to mind, as well as adjectives like untrustworthy or intimidating.

Furthermore, this shady character is always imagined as male, and yet I’ve worked in sales for over 20 years, and I’m neither male nor would you ever find me in a cheap suit.

Read more

Blended Learning: Why It Is Important To Mix It Up

By Norm Ford

Blended Learning in Compliance Training

Today I want to talk about blended learning, the third component of successful compliance training. So far, as part of a six-part series on this topic, I have discussed the vital role alignment and a risk-based approach play in the design, implementation, and realization of an effective and successful compliance program.

Read more

What I Learned at Learning Technologies 2018

What I Learned at Learning Technologies 2018

By Steve Wainwright

If there is any doubt that L&D is moving towards a digital world, a cursory glance around the Learning Technologies 2018 event last week will eradicate that viewpoint. Most of the vendors, the speakers, and the attendees were talking about one thing – technology and how to make learning truly digital is a key L&D challenge.

Read more

Modern Learning Content is What Modern Learners Need, But Do They Get It?

By Laura Overton

Modern Learning Content is What Modern Learners Need, But Do They Get It?

Find Out in Our Latest In-Focus Report ‘Modern Learning Content: For Modern Workers’ Which Explores Learning Content That Will Keep Them Motivated and Excited.

Our data revealed that the modern learners can make quick decisions about how and where they learn based on what they need to do their job better.

Read more