Skillsoft Blog

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.Read more

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.Read more

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.Read more

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.Read more

Industry Awards Continue to Highlight Skillsoft as an Industry Leader

By John Ambrose

We’re very excited to share that over the course of the past six months, we’ve continued to see a variety of industry publications and organizations recognize our work and success in the learning technology space.Read more

SumTotal at a Glance: A Complimentary Webinar Series

By Pam Boiros

As you’ve likely heard, Skillsoft acquired SumTotal Systems a couple months ago. With that expansion emerged the combined forces of our learning-centric Talent Expansion vision, powered by our industry-leading learning solutions and SumTotal’s premier learning, talent and workforce management offerings.Read more

Is a Single Platform the Best Learning Solution?

By Sue Rodeman

Myth: A single LMS/TMS is the be-all-end-all solution.

Truth: More than one system may be needed to achieve your desired results.

While many strive to have a single, unified platforms, be it a Learning Management System (LMS) or a Talent Management System (TMS), the reality is that most organizations need multiple tools and platforms to achieve integrated talent management.Read more