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.Read more

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.Read more

New Guide to Selecting Cloud-Based Learning Solutions

By Pam Boiros

We’re excited about our extensive new e-book—Cloud-Based Learning Solutions: Making the Right Choice for Your Enterprise—that includes everything an organization would need to know about cloud-based learning solutions, from decision-making to implementation to understanding business outcomes.Read more

Creating a Leadership Development Framework

By Kelley Noblet

Skillsoft customer, Finish Line, worked to incorporate Skillsoft leadership development content in their existing learning management system (LMS), Cornerstone OnDemand, aligning to the organization's eight core competencies in their leadership development program. Watch a short video to learn more.Read more

The Critical Role of Human Resources in Compliance Training Programs

By Charlie Voelker

A recent article in JD Supra Business Advisor by Brett W. Johnson, Esq. brings forth the critical role the Human Resources Manager plays in a company’s compliance program.  Of note is Johnson’s discussion of the importance of the many facets of the hiring and firing process. Read more

2014 Elearning Priorities that Enhance Customer Value

By Pam Boiros

Introducing Welch Way presented by SkillsoftI’ve recently returned from the Skillsoft annual global kick off meeting in Orlando, Florida! I’m excited to share some highlights from the event, as well as our key priorities for 2014 that will help our customers and prospects get even more value from their elearning programs.Read more

How User Friendly is Your LMS?

By Scott Oliver, Senior Product Manager, Skillsoft

According to Bersin by Deloitte’s recent report, Predictions for 2014, “the theme for 2014 technology is integration, ease of use, and data… Solution providers are rushing to make their systems easy to use, mobile-enabled, and integrated with core HRMS.”

This is good news for learning professionals out there.Read more

Where’s the LMS Love?

By David Wentworth, Senior Learning Analyst, Brandon Hall Group

 

Hate is a strong word, but let’s just say that people really seem to dislike their Learning Management Systems. I’m sure this is not shocking news to anyone; the litany of complaints about any given platform seems to be getting longer every year.Read more

What’s Wrong with Today’s LMS?

By Scott Oliver, Senior Product Manager, Skillsoft

Deciding on the right learning management system (LMS) is a big decision for L&D professionals. Due to the price tag and the need for the tool to accommodate employees across the organization, it typically involves executive management and other key stakeholders.Read more