By Agata Nowakowska
The word motive is derived from the old French word motif and means to move…literally.
Following this motivator is something or someone that causes movement.
Listening to folks who spend their working day in the learning and development (L&D) world, I can safely say that one of the biggest hurdles facing any learning programme, no matter how fabulous or cutting edge it is, is motivating people to participate in it.Read more
By Tony Glass
“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
By Ivonne Smith
“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
If one of your senior executives asked you tomorrow to provide hard data on the impact of eLearning at your organization, could you? Your first step may be to look at data like overall license consumption or cost per user, or even employee reaction to the learning—but what value does this information really provide?Read more
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
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
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.Read more
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
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
Whether you’re a first-time LMS buyer or looking to replace your current system, selecting an LMS can be a daunting process. With hundreds of solution providers in the market, how do you decide which LMS best meets your needs?Read more