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SkillSoft Offers Tips for Improving First Time IT Certification Exam Pass Rates

SkillSoft recently released 10 tips for organizations to help employees improve their first time IT certification exam pass rates. The 10 tips breakdown key areas employers should focus on to help their employees through the IT certification exams process all while preparing them for success come exam time.Read more

IT Certification and Training For More Secure Data

By Jim Zimmermann

I was just reading about the theft of the personal medical records of 1.7 million patients from New York City hospitals. In addition to basic contact information, the records contained social security numbers, dates of birth and mothers’ maiden names – all things that can be used to steal identities.Read more

10 Proven Ways to Become a Good Leader

Top 10 Ways to Become a Good Leader

In a survey carried out during last year’s Campaign for Learning Adult Learning Week, 90% of respondents said they weren’t being offered enough leadership skills training in the area of managing people. Unlike the ‘hard’ skills, such as IT certification or financial management, which are often given greater priority and budgets, the ‘soft’ skills, which include people management, team building and leadership, are often treated as an afterthought and way down the priorities list.Read more