Skillsoft Blog

Developing talent for Big Data and Big Analytics

By Jim Zimmermann

A recent McKinsey Global Institute study titled “Big data: The next frontier for innovation, competition, and productivity” defines Big Data as “datasets whose size is beyond the ability of typical database software tools to capture, store, manage, and analyze.”  Big Analytics is the process of analyzing Big Data to derive value for the business.Read more

The Value of Talent

By Kevin Young

With soaring unemployment figures and a poor state of the economy, people are now more appreciative of their jobs than ever before.  Moving from job to job is not as straightforward as it once was due to the abundance of unemployed applicants and a lack of vacancies. Read more