Skillsoft Blog

High Yields, Low Investment – Agile Learners Become the New HR Currency

By Kevin Young

One of the most essential characteristics of an effective leader is the ability to be open to new ways of thinking and acquiring new skills and knowledge along their career journey. This trait is usually ingrained in a person rather than developed over time.Read more

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 The Company also has 320 Waitrose stores and online grocery presence.Read more

From “Big” Data to Just Data

By the Mind Commerce staff 

Today, we refer to “Big” Data because it relates to the huge challenge (and opportunity) to deal with unstructured data from many sources.  However, the world of tomorrow will have better structure to deal with unstructured data as well as structured data. Read more

Get to Know Personal Privacy Laws

By Catherine Nolan

In the past year, new laws and regulations have been enacted around Data Privacy. These new laws reflect a worldwide desire for personal privacy and a reaction to the recent disclosures of data breaches and identity theft.Read more

Calling All Innovators

By Kelley Noblet

in·no·vate (verb) Make changes in something established, especially by introducing new methods, ideas or products.

The Skillsoft Innovation Awards deadline is just around the corner and we’re looking for the best and brightest business leaders to share how they’re using Skillsoft and/or SumTotal solutions to build strong learning cultures, address their business challenges and deliver outstanding value to their organization.Read more

Cloud-Based Learning Platform Pricing Trends

Cloud-Based Learning Platform Pricing Trends

By Kieran King

For the past 10 years, the learning market has seen a gradual shift away from classroom delivery toward cloud-based learning models. During this period, cloud-based learning providers have applied a tremendous amount of investment to expand their topical coverage and the features within their learning solutions.Read more

Selecting the Right Cloud-Based Learning Partner

By Sue Rodeman

There’s no shortage of online learning solutions out there – so how do you go about choosing the right one for your organization?

For starters, there are many Requests for Proposal (RFP) templates available online.Read more