Skillsoft Blog

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 Demands Growth

Leadership Demands Growth

Ram Charan has said if a person cannot motivate, cannot stretch, cannot develop, that person is not a leader.  In the effort to ensure the Leadership Development Channel is a leading resource for leaders at all levels, the ability to motivate, the capacity to inspire, and the commitment to continuous development matter.Read more