Skillsoft Blog

PGA: Harnessing the Value of Tradition-based Culture with Contemporary Attitudes Through Elearning

When it comes to organizational culture, breaking with tradition can be a tall order. That is especially true when that organization is the Professional Golfers’ Association (PGA).

Several years ago, the golf industry was facing a decline in golf participation and the number of rounds played.Read more

Lights, Camera, Wait … You Work Here, Too?

By Candy Osborne, Sr.
Marketing Manager, Skillsoft

Not unlike other large organizations, I have often found
myself at the water cooler talking with a co-worker that I never knew existed
and am even further dismayed to learn that we’ve worked in the same building
for five years and our paths never crossed.Read more

Telecommuting for Increased Employee Engagement?

I became aware of an article in a recent Skillsoft® Books24x7® Analyst Perspectives™ that led me to proverbially pen this post. The CIO Insight article Nine ‘Best Practices’ For Telecommuting
hits close to home for me as a telecommuter.Read more

Recap: Leading Your Own Life- A New Approach to Employee Engagement & Leadership Development

On June 13, Skillsoft hosted a Live Event on the topic of employee engagement in front of a New York City studio audience. The Live Event featured Marshall Goldsmith, recognized as the #1 leadership thinker in the world and the #7 business thinker in the world at the bi-annual Thinkers 50 ceremony sponsored by the Harvard Business Review.Read more

Build Purpose and Skill, Then Get Out of the Way – A Leadership Skill Lesson

Build Purpose and Skill, Then Get Out of the Way - A Leadership Skill Lesson

Your brand is a lagging indicator of the quality of your culture, and your culture is driven by the level of engagement in the organization.  Quality and positive leadership is the biggest driver of the habitat and the mindsets of the people in the organization that make that engagement possible. Read more