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.

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Skillsoft Honors 2015 Innovation Award Winners for Achievements in Learning and Talent Management

By Kelley Noblet

Yesterday and today at Perspectives we were proud to announce this year’s Innovation Award winners. These customers have demonstrated how they are weaving learning into fabric of their organizational culture to drive business results. We congratulate the winners for bringing outstanding value to their organizations using Skillsoft and SumTotal solutions and for setting a new standard around empowering employees.

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Addressing the Skills Shortage: Evaluating UK Business Leaders’ Perceptions of Learning and…

Kevin Young HeadshotBy Kevin Young

As businesses surface from the global financial crisis, they’re facing a host of challenges. Evolving to meet today’s fast-paced commercial environment means getting to grips with the current and future skills shortage.

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Lifelong Learning

By Candy Osborne

With New Year’s day recently behind us, how many of you have already fallen behind on your resolutions? You know, the ones where you’re supposed to lose 50 pounds, climb Kilimanjaro, sail the Pacific and adopt a baby Beluga whale.

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World-Renowned Business Innovators to Keynote at 2015 Global Skillsoft Perspectives

By Jerry Nine

Each year at Perspectives, we bring together hundreds of the world’s strongest-performing global organizations to collaborate on learning-centric approaches to managing, developing and retaining talent. At this year’s user conference – our first event welcoming both Skillsoft and SumTotal customers – attendees will have the opportunity to hear from two keynote speakers, both world-renowned experts on creativity and innovation in business:

  • Sir Ken Robinson will identify the best practices that drive systematic innovation and how organizations can leverage those practices to stay ahead of the pack.
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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.

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Ready, Set, Action – New Video Courseware is Coming!

By Sue Rodeman

October was a busy month for industry conferences – Skillsoft sponsored and attended CLO, HR Tech, Inc. 5000 and Learning 2014, and hosted TotalConnection. While each conference had a different audience and a different agenda, one thing rang true – excitement surrounding new learning solutions.

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Reporting in from the HR Tech Conference and Expo

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By Pam Boiros

I am in Vegas this week with a large contingent of my Skillsoft colleagues for HR Tech, one of the most important conferences for the HR technology industry. Beyond the normal buzz that’s in the air, we are extra excited as this is our first industry event with the new addition to our family, SumTotal.

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It’s Official! Skillsoft and SumTotal Come Together

By John Ambrose

A little over a month ago we announced our intent to acquire SumTotal Systems, a move that allows us to offer better solutions for managing, developing and expanding workforce talent. We’re happy to announce that the acquisition is complete, bringing together our industry-leading learning solutions and SumTotal’s premier offerings in learning, talent and workforce management.

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