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Skillsoft Perspectives 2015 Day 1: Re-Imagining Organizational Culture with Data-Driven Solutions

By Hailey Hedge

Skillsoft kicked off its customer conference Perspectives 2015 today in sunny Orlando, Fla. Learning, talent and HR experts from around the world gathered at the Rosen Shingle Creek hotel to exchange best practices and learn about industry trends.

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Learning at Work Week

By Kevin Young

In the UK it’s Learning at Work Week (18th – 24th May). This important annual awareness campaign puts a welcome spotlight on the importance and benefits of learning and development.

It perhaps goes without saying, that working at an organisation like Skillsoft I’m passionate about an inclusive approach to L&D and supporting opportunities for all employees to learn.

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Explore Sample IT and Leadership Videos from the Skillsoft Course Library

By Lorien Green

Samples are one of life’s greatest guilty pleasures. Whether it’s a free trial of a movie streaming service, those micro-sized perfume bottles from the department store, or the sample booths at Costco – a little taste of something for free really gets peoples’ endorphins pumping.

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Complimentary webinar: Putting 70:20:10 Into Action with Charles Jennings

Kevin Young HeadshotBy Kevin Young

We’ve teamed up with Charles Jennings, one of the world’s leading experts on building and implementing 70:20:10 learning strategies, to give you a 60 minute introduction to the 70:20:10 framework.

 

 

Charles JenningsYou’ll discover everything you need to know about the theory and practice of the 70:20:10 reference model and how you can use it to engineer a continuous learning culture in your organisation.

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World Health Day


By Janiece Attal

Every year, the World Health Organization (WHO) holds a World Health Day focusing on a new topic each year. This year, the focus is on food safety. The WHO estimates that every year there are 2 million deaths every year from contaminated food or drinking water.

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Do your stakeholders crave just-in-time learning?

By Kelley Noblet

According to HfS, “too often HR has focused on integrating talent management suite modules that did traditional performance, compensation, and learning processes while what motivates people – and the nature of the workforce itself – have changed considerably.

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Enter the Dragon: 2015 Skillsoft Perspectives EMEA

By Kevin Young

It might be cold outside, but don’t despair – because we’re getting ready to turn up the heat with an event designed to take learning and development at your organisation to new heights.

This June, 2015 Skillsoft Perspectives EMEA comes to town.

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6 Ways to Ease into the New UK Care Certificate Standards

By Eugene Van Biert 

The Care Certificate, due to be rolled out across the UK this April, now looms large in the minds of all care providers.

Whether in a hospital setting, or residential or domiciliary care, the certificate is intended to provide employees with an essential understanding of the basic building blocks of care, as well as the skills required to deliver it on the frontline.

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5 Things the John Lewis Partnership Loves about Elearning

By Kevin Young

John Lewis is the U.K.’s largest department store retailer with 31 department stores, 10 John Lewis ‘at home’ shops, a shop at Heathrow Terminal 2, as well as www.johnlewis.com. The Company also has 320 Waitrose stores and online grocery presence.

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Skillsoft Global Compliance Solutions – State of the Union

By Eugene Van Biert

At Skillsoft, learning is not only what we do; rather, it’s what we’re all about! As a pioneer in the field of learning, Skillsoft has long-pursued the vision of improving the performance of our clients by improving the performance of their people.

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