Skillsoft Blog

The F Word – Does Feminism belong in the workplace?

By Tara O’Sullivan

Does Feminism belong in the workplace?

If it wasn’t already obvious from my earlier posts, I am a passionate, and outspoken feminist. And proud of it. So I was more than taken aback when I recently had an animated discussion on the subject of feminism with a colleague who expressed that being openly feminist in the workplace can be detrimental to your career.Read more

Welch Way: Generating Buzz and Industry Accolades for Superior Learning Content

By Priti Shah

Eight months ago Skillsoft announced our partnership with the Jack Welch Management Institute (JWMI) to become the exclusive global distributor of Welch Way management development solutions. Time has truly flown by and over the past eight months the Welch Way program has generated much buzz within the elearning industry, with our customers and even with our own Skillsoft employees.Read more

Book Review: Building the Learning Organization: Achieving Strategic Advantage through a Commitment…

By Pam Boiros

It’s no secret that over the past decade economic, social and
technological forces have intensified significantly, dramatically altering the
traditional work environment. External change and forces demand either
organizational adaptation or extinction.Read more

Middle management – where learning starts, stops, succeeds and fails

By Glenn Nott, VP and Managing Director, Asia Pacific, Skillsoft

Having been involved in the Learning & Development (L&D) profession for over two decades I have witnessed many “hot” management trends, read countless books on management theory, and seen more and more attention drawn towards the need for managers to become leaders within their organizations.Read more