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

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

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.Read more