Skillsoft Blog

Drive Innovation and Collaboration with the “Everyone’s IT” Approach

By Jim Zimmermann

In my recent experience speaking with CIO’s from across the globe, I found they Gartner_thumbnail_Everyones_CIO_finalwere all concerned with IT training and development, and although they were concerned about training on technical topics, they were more interested in providing business skills training to their IT staff.Read more

Business Lessons that we can Learn from Four-Star U.S. Army General Stanley McChrystal

By Taavo Godtfredsen

For the last 15 years I’ve had the great privilege of interviewing and collaborating with hundreds of leading business authors and executives to get their wisdom on leadership.

I relish the opportunity to uncover new insights and innovation and especially enjoy sharing what I have learned with leaders directly to help them become even more successful.Read more

On the Passing of Dr. Donald Kirkpatrick

By Laura Rexford

From all of us at Skillsoft, we offer sympathy to the Kirkpatrick family who are grieving the loss of its beloved patriarch, Dr. Donald Kirkpatrick. We also express our gratitude for Dr. Kirkpatrick’s thought leadership and contributions which we rely on daily to help organizations show the value of investing in learning.Read more

CIOs in Oz: Leveraging Business Training with IT Professionals

By Jim Zimmermann

First off, Oz is a nickname that Australians give to their country–so no, we aren’t discussing CIOs “somewhere over the rainbow!”

A few weeks ago I had the opportunity to travel to Australia to meet with CIOs at the CIO Strategy Summit in Melbourne and to present Skillsoft’s IT skills development offerings to Skillsoft’s customers and prospects.Read more