Skillsoft Blog

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.Read more

Give your managers tools to manage performance better

For many companies, it’s “that” time of year again… time for
managers to conduct annual performance reviews. While employees may dread
getting their reviews, managers often feel just as bad—if not worse—about
giving them.

During this performance review cycle, help your managers get off on the right
foot:

  • Help them understand why
    performance management is important.Read more

Expanding leadership and learning around the clock

Skillsoft customer the Odawa Casino Resort needed to ensure that learning opportunities were available to all employees, not simply those who worked first shift. Odawa also wanted to support performance management through relevant learning options. To fulfill that need, Odawa Casino chose a Skillsoft Select package containing a blend of courses on leadership development, performance management, communication skills, customer service and more.Read more

SuccessConnect 2012 Recap

We’re pleased to bring you a guest post by Gary Hartman, a Skillsoft partner alliances manager responsible for partnership programs with LMS, Talent Management and Portal providers.

By Gary Hartman

Skillsoft enjoyed exhibiting at last week’s SuccessFactors’ North American User Group meeting, SuccessConnect 2012 in San Francisco, CA. Read more

Tennis Racquets and the Long Tail of Talent Development

We’re pleased to bring you a guest post by Gary Hartman, a SkillSoft partner alliances manager responsible for partnership programs with LMS, Talent Management and Portal providers.

By Gary Hartman

The Long Tail refers to how technology can be used to serve markets that were, until now, too small to be serviced effectively or economically.  Read more

SkillSoft: A Proud Supporter of the U.S. Army’s Commitment to Education

By Kevin Duffer, vice president, public sector for SkillSoft

Since 1996, we’ve been honored to be able to support the United States Army with quality e-learning solutions. In the past five years alone, Army users have completed more than 5.4 million courses supporting a wide range of professional development needs and resulting in significant cost avoidance.Read more