Skillsoft Blog

Are You Ready for Mobile Learning? Start Small, Think Big!

By Jim Renner

I can remember the first time I experienced digital music. It was the first 30 seconds of Van Halen’s Running with the Devil. The fidelity was low and the recording took up an entire 5.25” floppy disk.

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Empowering the Next Generation of Learners with Mobile Learning

By Sue Rodeman

We’ve seen mobility become more and more of a necessity in the learning industry, as the proliferation of consumer mobile devices has impacted the way today’s generation of workers prefers to consume information. The expectation that any volume of information will be, and should be, available at a learners’ fingertips has created the impression that a smartphone or tablet should effectively act as a classroom regardless of whether an individual is in transit, in the office or at home.

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The Future of Mobile Device Management (MDM)

By the Mind Commerce Staff

Mobile Device Management (MDM) is a very hot area as it impacts wireless, software/OS, and enterprise mobility.

In our recent MDM research, we have identified the following:

  • Cloud-based MDM applications will take overtake premise-based solutions within the next five years.
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Mobile learning: Increased personalization?

By Margot Cook,
Skillsoft Learning Strategist and Program Manager

I was amazed this morning as I watched my 5-year old daughter
use my smartphone. She happily sat down, played a math game and when she
was done, found a video to watch.

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Throw Back Thursday: performance reviews

We receive so much valuable content from our customers, partners and
internal subject-matter experts. On Thursdays, we thought it would be fun to do
a “throw back” and bring back an older post that was valuable to our audience.

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It Was a Record Breaking 2012 SkillSoft Perspectives!

Thank you to everyone who helped make 2012 SkillSoft Perspectives a tremendous success. More than 1000 learning professionals representing nearly 450 organizations attended the event this year! It was great to see all of our customers gathering together to “Motivate, Innovate, Learn” to drive value through learning.  

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Decrease Time and Increase Impact with Targeted Learning

The amount of e-learning content available to learners grows every day. There are books, videos, courses, articles, and case studies that go on at length on hundreds of relevant workplace training topics. It’s no wonder that learners become overwhelmed at the variety and volume of information available to them.

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Mobile Learning Support for Performance Reviews

By Ann Gebreselassie, Learning Consultant, SkillSoft

As the end of the year approaches, you may be deep in the performance review process. SkillSoft offers many tools and resources to assist your organization during the performance management cycle, as several of my colleagues have recently written about on this blog.

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Learning at the Point of Need

We are pleased to bring you a guest blog post today from Gary Woodill, a Books24x7 BusinessPro Collection author. He is an independent emerging technologies analyst, who works for a variety of clients in researching and planning for their use of new tools for learning.

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