Skillsoft Blog

Here Comes the Sun: 2014 Skillsoft Perspectives EMEA

 

The period between the holidays and spring is littered with depressing dates and down in the dumps newspaper columns. From Blue Monday—supposedly the most depressing day of the year—and weeks of uninterrupted rain to tales of Christmases financed by payday loans and retailers in trouble, it can be hard to imagine the sun and its rays of hope appearing on the horizon.Read more

Congratulations 2013 Skillsoft Perspectives ANZ Innovation Award Winners!

We are delighted to announce the winners of our 2013 Skillsoft Perspectives Australia & New Zealand Innovation Awards! The winners, which include Queensland Department of Transport and Main Roads, Monash University, Sharp Australia and Hudson Global Services, honours Australia and New Zealand Skillsoft customers for their major achievements in elearning, acknowledging dynamic concepts and motivating leaders who are helping to enhance the learning platform.Read more

Talent Development Reporting Principles (TDRp): The evolving standard for reporting on human capital

By David Vance

We’re pleased to bring you a guest blog post
by David Vance, Executive Director, Center for Talent Reporting. Don’t miss
David speak at
2013 Global Skillsoft Perspectives!

Accountants have the Generally Accepted Accounting
Principles (GAAP) to guide them in their reporting.Read more

Time: the hidden cost of free

By John Ambrose

As I described in my 2012 Skillsoft Perspectives Global keynote, “time” is
the single most important asset of any organization. The hidden cost of
“free” is the time required to make that content relevant to the individual in
the context of the organization’s goals and mission.Read more

Wondering what matters in learning analytics? You’re not alone.

By Kieran King, Global Director, Loyalty Strategy, Skillsoft

Some of the most commonly asked queries in our field include, “What should I report up to executives?” “What metrics are important to L&D?” and equally present is the question, “How does our L&D performance compare to others?”

Answers did not come easily until recently.Read more