Skillsoft Blog

Take a sneak peak at what’s coming up at EMEA Skillsoft Perspectives

By Kevin Young

We’ve got some exciting topics lined up for this year’s EMEA Skillsoft Perspectives event on 25 June.

Here’s a quick taster of the speaker sessions on offer – think of it as a sneak preview of what our line-up of dynamic presenters will be talking about on the day.

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Using L&D to Stand Out in a Crowded Tech Marketplace

By Kevin Young

UK technology businesses are under huge pressure to differentiate themselves from competitors, and there’s a growing recognition among cloud service providers that innovative products and solutions are just part of the story when it comes to winning – and keeping – customers.

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Skillsoft Perspectives 2015 Day 1: Re-Imagining Organizational Culture with Data-Driven Solutions

By Hailey Hedge

Skillsoft kicked off its customer conference Perspectives 2015 today in sunny Orlando, Fla. Learning, talent and HR experts from around the world gathered at the Rosen Shingle Creek hotel to exchange best practices and learn about industry trends.

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Learning at Work Week

By Kevin Young

In the UK it’s Learning at Work Week (18th – 24th May). This important annual awareness campaign puts a welcome spotlight on the importance and benefits of learning and development.

It perhaps goes without saying, that working at an organisation like Skillsoft I’m passionate about an inclusive approach to L&D and supporting opportunities for all employees to learn.

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9 Steps to Finding the Right LMS for Your Organization

By Kelley Noblet

Whether you’re a first-time LMS buyer or looking to replace your current system, selecting an LMS can be a daunting process. With hundreds of solution providers in the market, how do you decide which LMS best meets your needs?

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The Countdown Begins: The Inspire Awards 2015 Open for Business

By Kevin Young

Celebrating outstanding achievement and Learning & Development (L&D) excellence, the Inspire Awards are back – and this year they’re bigger, better and altogether more glitzy!

Having burst onto the stage last year, the Skillsoft Inspire Awards are fast becoming the talk of the L&D community – showcasing the great work L&D professionals are doing across Europe, Middle East and Africa to the widest audience possible.

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Investing in Employee Development to Support Exponential Growth

By Kelley Noblet

In 2013, UST Global was facing an enviable dilemma. The leading provider of end-to-end IT solutions was growing at an exponential rate—48%, to be specific—and in order to continue empowering its ever-expanding employee base with the skills required to succeed in a demanding industry, it needed to greatly expand its portfolio of innovative, on-demand learning solutions.

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Calling All Innovators

By Kelley Noblet

in·no·vate (verb) Make changes in something established, especially by introducing new methods, ideas or products.

The Skillsoft Innovation Awards deadline is just around the corner and we’re looking for the best and brightest business leaders to share how they’re using Skillsoft and/or SumTotal solutions to build strong learning cultures, address their business challenges and deliver outstanding value to their organization.

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Cloud-Based Learning Platform Pricing Trends

Cloud-Based Learning Platform Pricing Trends

By Kieran King

For the past 10 years, the learning market has seen a gradual shift away from classroom delivery toward cloud-based learning models. During this period, cloud-based learning providers have applied a tremendous amount of investment to expand their topical coverage and the features within their learning solutions.

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