Skillsoft Blog

You Versus Your Awesomeness

By Shawn Hunter, Vice President and Executive Producer, Skillsoft

Trying is the first
step toward failure
– Homer Simpson

Lake Wobegon, where
all the women are strong, all the men are good-looking, and all the children
are above average.Read more

Throw back Thursday: mid-level managers

We receive so much valuable content from our customers, partners and
internal subject-matter experts. On Thursdays, we thought it would be fun to do
a “throw
back” and bring back an older post that was valuable to our audience.Read more

Remembering Dr. Stephen Covey

We’re pleased to bring you a guest post by Taavo Godtfredsen, Executive producer for the Skillsoft Leadership Development Channel™.

By Taavo Godtfredsen

I first heard the news of Stephen Covey’s passing while on the phone with a CEO who shared how he had just finished reading the seminal business book of our time The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People − which has sold more than 25 million copies worldwide since its debut in 1989 − for the third time.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

Leadership Skills Training Lesson: Change is Hard – Embrace the Unfamiliar

By Shawn Hunter


Sometimes you make a leap. Perhaps you buy that new car you’ve been researching, or that slick new piece of software or technology you’ve been eyeing. And suddenly you see it everywhere and wonder if you weren’t on the cutting edge after all.Read more

GlobalFoundries Discusses How They Leverage Valuable SkillSoft’s Resources

Hear how Michael Milbier of GlobalFoundries discusses how the company leverages valuable SkillSoft resources for a blended learning approach to leadership, including its use of the LDC, SLA and courseware for a mid-level manager program rollout.



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Mobile Learning Support for Performance Reviews

By Ann Gebreselassie, Learning Consultant, SkillSoft

As the end of the year approaches, you may be deep in the performance review process. SkillSoft offers many tools and resources to assist your organization during the performance management cycle, as several of my colleagues have recently written about on this blog.Read more