Skillsoft Blog

2017 eLearning Predictions

By Tony Glass

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“It’s tough to make predictions, especially about the future.” - Yogi Berra

It is tough. And we know from experience that for every expert that predicted #thehotticket, there are #slowburners or worse, #strikeout.Read more

Using Employee Stories to Drive eLearning Adoption

By Ivonne Smith

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“How do I get people to participate in a learning program without making it mandatory?”

“How do we encourage staff to take the eLearning courses we bought?”

“What can we do to get people to use the learning portal?”

No matter how you phrase it, the question is still the same: how do you drive adoption for a voluntary learning program?Read more

Live Q&A Webinar: How to Gain Manager Support for Your Learning Program

 

By: Candy Osborne

Implementing a new learning program isn’t easy. Engagement, alignment, adoption and value are just a few of the major factors to consider when developing the strategy behind your program. Making matters more complicated, every company is different, both structurally and culturally, and that makes it hard to rely solely on industry research (what may work in some cases may not work in yours) as you try to get the ball rolling.Read more

Take a sneak peak at what’s coming up at EMEA Skillsoft Perspectives

By Kevin Young

We’ve got some exciting topics lined up for this year’s EMEA Skillsoft Perspectives event on 25 June.

Here’s a quick taster of the speaker sessions on offer – think of it as a sneak preview of what our line-up of dynamic presenters will be talking about on the day.Read more

Skillsoft CEO Chuck Moran Wins EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® New England Award

By Hailey Hedge

At Skillsoft, we pride ourselves on helping customers develop great employees and leaders. But we couldn’t do it without a truly motivating and inspirational person at the helm of our own organization.

Last week, Skillsoft CEO Chuck Moran was honored as EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2015 New England for demonstrating innovation and leadership in the technology sector.Read more

Using L&D to Stand Out in a Crowded Tech Marketplace

By Kevin Young

UK technology businesses are under huge pressure to differentiate themselves from competitors, and there’s a growing recognition among cloud service providers that innovative products and solutions are just part of the story when it comes to winning – and keeping – customers.Read more

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.Read more