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Leadership Development – From Skill Set to Mind-set

Leadership Development – From Skill Set to Mind-set

We need to think differently about leadership development in the modern organization, and this involves a significant departure from how organizations viewed it in the past.  By its very nature, leadership is emergent, collaborative, and relational. It’s only natural that leadership development programs should reflect these same qualities.Read more

Today Is National Read A Book Day

Today Is National Read A Book Day

“The books that help you most are those which make you think the most. The hardest way of learning is that of easy reading; but a great book that comes from a great thinker is a ship of thought, deep freighted with truth and beauty.” – Pablo Neruda

I came across this quote recently, and it got me thinking.Read more

The 8 Verbs of Content Curation

The 8 Verbs of Content Curation

“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

Skillsoft’s IT Training Portfolio Helps Organizations Keep Up with Today’s Changing Technology


Companies today are experiencing change on a colossal scale. For some, it is the result of Digital Transformation as they respond and try to differentiate themselves from disruptive competitors that want a share of their business. For others, IT developers needing to update their technology stack or use modern approaches and technology to deliver scalable and secure infrastructure and products for their organization are driving this transition.Read more

How Komatsu, Mercy Health, Corning and Raytheon Use Skillsoft and/or SumTotal for Training

 

How Komatsu, Mercy Health, Corning and Raytheon Use Skillsoft and/or SumTotal for Training

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

The Most Popular Books in Skillsoft’s ITPro Collection

The Most Popular Books in Skillsoft’s ITPro Collection

I’m currently reading Dr. Carol S. Dweck’s bestseller Mindset: Changing the way you think to fulfill your potential.  Full of fascinating insights into success and achievement, Dweck lays bare what differentiates those with a growth mindset who attain their goals versus those, with a fixed mindset, who aspire to but never quite reach their objectives.Read more