Skillsoft eLearning Resources

The best eLearning resources Skillsoft has to offer: white papers, case studies,
analyst research reports, demos, customer video testimonials and webinars on demand

Listicles

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Technology & Developer Americas Upskill and Benefit: 3 Ways Blockchain Streamlines Organizations more information Download

Upskill and Benefit: 3 Ways Blockchain Streamlines Organizations

As blockchain continues its journey toward everyday technology, major industries will need to ensure their tech professionals have the right skills to support the modern technology stack. In today’s digital economy, streamlining business operations is crucial and blockchain does just that. Companies that implement blockchain have heightened data security, increased transparency and more efficient operations.


Length: 2 pages

Technology & Developer Americas 5 Ways to Maximize Data-Driven Insight more information Download

5 Ways to Maximize Data-Driven Insight

Data science is key to retaining a competitive edge and represents the opportunity for measurable insights and generating predictions at scale; businesses need the right people and processes in place to realize the full potential of their data.


Length: 2 pages

Leadership Development Americas 6 Characteristics of a Modern Project Manager more information Download

6 Characteristics of a Modern Project Manager

Project managers are stepping up to the helm as change managers, cross-functional team managers and digital strategy enablers, to help guide a workforce that can successfully adapt, pivot and adjust course in the face of new technologies. This listicle outlines the 6 characteristics of the modern, successful project manager.


Length: 2 pages

Leadership Development Americas 8 Habits of Customer-Obsessed Leaders more information Download

8 Habits of Customer-Obsessed Leaders

Any organization operating in the digital economy is also operating in the age of customer centricity. To retain a competitive edge, businesses must continually innovate and make the shift toward customer obsession. This starts with customer-obsessed leadership.


Length: 2 pages

Technology & Developer americas 4 Ways to Ask Better Questions About Data more information Download

4 Ways to Ask Better Questions About Data

How does a data scientist differentiate themself as an effective contributor? By teaching others to ask the right questions that connect the data’s story to the business’ strategy. Download this listicle today and discover how you can influence others to ask better questions about data.


Length: 2 pages

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Podcasts

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Compliance Improve Your Safety Culture 19:06 more information Play

Skillsoft

The electronic reporting rule – what is it and why is this impactful for your organization and OSHA? Paul Hart discusses some of the OSHA requirements, how continuous learning is important, even small injuries are impactful and how to improve overall safety at your organization.


Length: 19:06

Compliance Steps to Provide Cost Effective Training for Workplace Safety 18:13 more information Play

Skillsoft

Workplace safety and health training programs can be a challenge to champion – it requires collaboration, a credible process and careful thought and consideration. Tune in to this podcast and explore elements you can adopt to plan for an effective workplace safety training program.


Length: 18:13

Business & Leadership Tools and Process Improvement: The Philosophy of Six Sigma 12:11 more information Play

Skillsoft

Eliminate waste and unnecessary activity, look for better efficiencies with mechanisms to ensure success, and create a mindset throughout the workplace.


Length: 12:11

Business & Leadership Defining and Demystifying Project Management 10:20 more information Play

Skillsoft

Do you have a formal training program on project management? How does work get done at your organization? Demystify the role of project management and successfully deliver your strategies.


Length: 10:20

Business & Leadership Tips to Make Business Analysis Training Successful 12:31 more information Play

Skillsoft

Are you looking for ways to identify opportunities and for improvement in your organization? Learn about the benefits organizations may gain by investing in resources and training in Business Analysis.


Length: 12:31

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Guides

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Compliance Americas 8 Things you may be Overlooking in your Workplace Safety Program more information Download

8 Things you may be Overlooking in your Workplace Safety Program

A workplace safety and health compliance program should cultivate an environment in which all employees will make informed decisions every day to ensure the safety of themselves and their colleagues. Download this guide and explore the 8 things your organization can do to encourage a culture of safety.


Length: 4 pages

Compliance americas Heat Stress & Cold Stress: The Dangers of Working in Extreme Temperatures and How to Prevent Them more information Download

Heat Stress & Cold Stress: The Dangers of Working in Extreme Temperatures and How to Prevent Them

While safety officers are responsible for protecting workers from danger, they can be challenged by threats that they can't see or hear. That's what makes heat stress and cold stress so harmful. Read on for helpful tips to protect your workers.


Length: 2 pages

Compliance americas Electrical Safety: 5 Ways to Re-Energize your Safety Training more information Download

Electrical Safety: 5 Ways to Re-Energize your Safety Training

Employees who work on and around powerful electrical equipment face unique risks. Dangers, such as electrical shock, electrocution, and arc flashes, can result in severe injury or death, but the nature of electricity itself-silent and invisible-means workers must be especially vigilant.


Length: 2 pages

Compliance americas Managing Risk in Hazardous Work Environments more information Download

Managing Risk in Hazardous Work Environments

Organizations that build and embrace a culture of safety save millions of dollars by investing in appropriate workplace safety training. Read this guide to find out how your organization can too.


Length: 3 pages

Compliance Americas Bloodborne Pathogens: Are You Protected? more information Download

Bloodborne Pathogens: Are You Protected?

Developing procedures to protect employees from exposure to bloodborne pathogens can lessen the chances that workers will become infected during the course of performing their job duties. This guide outlines how your organization can build a safer, healthier work environment for your employees by mitigating the risk of exposure to bloodborne pathogens.


Length: 2 pages

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eBooks

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Compliance americas EHS Natural Disaster Guide: Weather the Storm with a Disaster Recovery & Business Continuity Plan more information Download

EHS Natural Disaster Guide: Weather the Storm with a Disaster Recovery & Business Continuity Plan

Natural disasters in the U.S. are increasing—and getting more expensive. One way to protect businesses and improve the odds of reopening after such situations is to have a natural disaster and business continuity plan.


Length: 14 pages

Compliance americas Data Privacy in 2019: How to Protect Consumer Data in the Age of Information Sharing more information Download

Data Privacy in 2019: How to Protect Consumer Data in the Age of Information Sharing

Data has become one of the most valuable assets a company can hold. Breaches, therefore, can result not only in regulatory fines, but even more costly response and reputational damage. By creating a compliance culture, organizations reduce risk and build an environment based on education and ethical practices.


Length: 14 pages

Compliance americas Say Goodbye to Bullying: How to Create a Welcoming & Harassment-Free Workplace more information Download

Say Goodbye to Bullying: How to Create a Welcoming & Harassment-Free Workplace

The explosion of the #metoo movement into the public consciousness and the rash of allegations against prominent men that sparked it have cast a harsh light on the pervasiveness of sexual harassment in the workplace. At the same time, however, other types of abusive workplace behavior have remained largely in the shadows. Broadly speaking, bullying is ongoing unwelcome behavior meant to harm someone who is unable to respond. The common denominator in most cases of bullying is one person or group asserting power over another.


Length: 12 pages

Compliance Americas Sexual Harassment: Why an Uncomfortable Problem Needs an Uncomfortable Solution more information Download

Sexual Harassment: Why an Uncomfortable Problem Needs an Uncomfortable Solution

Incidents of sexual harassment are highly uncomfortable. In order for sexual harassment training to be effective and change behavior, the training in and of itself should be uncomfortable. Download this eBook and learn about the qualities of an effective sexual harassment training program.


Length: 11 pages

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Case Studies (PDF)

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Business-Services americas Altran more information Download

Altran

Altran is the undisputed world leader in engineering and R&D services. The Group offers its customers a unique value proposition to meet their transformation and innovation challenges. Altran supports its customers, from concept to industrialization, to develop the products and services of tomorrow. Altran has been working for more than 35 years with major players in many sectors. The acquisition of Aricent expands the Group’s portfolio of expertise in semiconductors, digital experience and design innovation. Altran generated €2.9 billion in revenue in 2018, with nearly 47,000 employees in more than 30 countries.


Length: 1 page

Consumer-Products americas American Red Cross more information Download

American Red Cross

Through a network of generous donors, volunteers and employees the American Red Cross (ARC) delivers vital services to respond to emergencies and support those in crises.


Length: 1 page

Industrial emea ArcelorMittal more information Download

ArcelorMittal

ArcelorMittal has an extremely diverse and geographically dispersed workforce. To capitalise on this diversity of knowledge and experience, and introduce a collaborative learning framework, ArcelorMittal sought to enhance its existing learning programmes with social and communal learning facilities.


Length: 1 page

Education americas ARPCT more information Download

ARPCT

Thanks to the breadth and depth of Skillsoft's course offerings, staff no longer have the burden of becoming experts in various business and technology topics. ARPCT introduced Skillsoft IT Skills Courseware Collection, Skillsoft Desktop Skills Courseware Collection, Skillsoft Business Skills Courseware Collection and Skillport LMS.


Length: 1 page

Technology EMEA Atos more information Download

Atos

Historically, men have occupied most leadership roles in the technology sector. Atos executives elected to redress this imbalance by giving HR a clear objective: increase female representation at all management levels. To accomplish its objective, Atos implemented an initiative to develop women leaders. Their Women Who Succeed programme seeks to create a robust female leadership pipeline, align training with diverse career levels, and target topics traditionally considered sticking points for female leaders.


Length: 1 page

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Video Testimonials

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Compliance Comscore's Beth Teixeira more information Play

Comscore's Beth Teixeira

Percipio Compliance will make Comscore more efficient and productive while making it easier to mitigate risk.


Length: 2:34

Content DXC's Mike Trusty more information Play

DXC's Mike Trusty

DXC talks about using Skillsoft technical learning to train their global staff and keep up with the latest content to maintain the right skills and capabilities in their organization. Mike Trusty, Director of Learning and Development discusses the value of multimodal approach to learning and the difference that Skillsoft makes in getting learning into the flow of work.


Length: 3:39

Content DXC's Mike Trusty - Compliance more information Play

DXC's Mike Trusty - Compliance

Mike Trusty, Director of Learning and Development at DXC discuses the value of having a global catalog of training to meet each countries specific approach to compliance.


Length: 0:51

Content CGI's Helen Sussex - Tech & Dev more information Play

CGI's Helen Sussex - Tech & Dev

Learn how CGI handles re-skilling, up-skilling and cross-skilling their workforce using Skillsoft Tech & Dev Solutions. Helen Sussex, Director of the Global Learning Design and Creation discusses how she ensures that employees and technical experts are keeping their skills up to date.


Length: 3:13

Content CGI's Helen Sussex - Aspire Journey more information Play

CGI's Helen Sussex - Aspire Journey

Helen Sussex, Director of the Global Learning Design and Creation discusses CGI’s strong culture that encourages personal development and how Skillsoft Aspire Journeys will help employees to create a path to own their development.


Length: 1:39

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Content

Demos

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Business Career and Family Challenges for Women Leaders Course more information Launch

Career and Family Challenges for Women Leaders

Women face unique challenges in the workplace, including the difficulty in balancing work and family. Their experience in running both a family and a career also provides them with unique value and perspective. In this course, you'll learn how to conquer some of the challenges of career and family, including building a support system, overcoming the perfection mindset, and reframing your limiting beliefs.


Length: 00:19:00

Business Overcoming Your Own Unconscious Biases Course more information Launch

Overcoming Your Own Unconscious Biases

Part of understanding the role of unconscious bias in the workplace is admitting to yourself that you have biases too. Once you've accepted it, you can take steps to overcome those biases and embrace workplace diversity. In this course, you'll learn how to recognize and observe your own biases. You'll also learn how to stop, collaborate, and move past your biases. Finally, you'll learn what to do if a bias flares up again.


Length: 00:22:00

Business Engaging Top Performers Course more information Launch

Engaging Top Performers

How do you move your company to drive results and take a prominent place in the market? By engaging those employees who consistently bring high levels of performance and positively influence the culture of your organization. Managers and leaders need to recognize who their top performers are, how they're different from other employees, and how to ensure they maintain a deep connection with their work. In this course, you'll learn how to improve your workplace so that it both attracts and meets the needs of top performers and how to work with four communication styles, including the one typically used by top performers, to help you recognize and adjust your own style for more effective communication.


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Business Gaining a Positive Perspective on Feedback Course more information Launch

Gaining a Positive Perspective on Feedback

Though valuable, feedback can be hard to accept. This course covers the value of feedback and how it differs from praise. You'll also learn how to manage your reactions and response to feedback, and how to use it for professional growth.


Length: 30 minutes

Business Agile Principles and Methodologies Course more information Launch

Agile Principles and Methodologies

Agile projects use of short work iterations and incremental development of products that focus on business priorities and customer value. In this course, you'll learn fundamental Agile concepts, including the eight Agile values and twelve Agile principles. This course also covers the five phases of the Agile project management model, and introduces you to the most common Agile methodologies and frameworks. Finally, this course introduces key activities for managing an Agile project, including creating a product vision and project charter, and best contract and documentation types. This course is one of a series in the Skillsoft learning path that covers the objectives for the PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)® exam. PMI-ACP is a registered mark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.


Length: 54 minutes

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Platform Technology

Demos

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Learning Platform Percipio - Intelligent Learning Platform Video Demo more information Launch

Percipio - Intelligent Learning Platform

Percipio, an intelligent online learning platform, leverages highly engaging content, curated into over 500 learning channels that are continuously updated to. With Percipio learners choose how they want to learn with videos to watch, books or summaries to read and audiobooks to listen


Length: 03:08

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Upcoming Webinars

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02/25/2020
americas Leadership Captivate Everyone You Meet and Never Be Forgotten, Overlooked or Interrupted Again more information Register

Captivate Everyone You Meet and Never Be Forgotten, Overlooked or Interrupted Again

Let’s face it, there are multiple professional situations where we have felt awkward. From networking events to face-to-face interactions and whether you’re an extrovert or an introvert, everyone has felt the sudden urge to remove themselves from an interaction.

People skills and our ability to influence and impact others in a professional context hinges on our understanding of human behavior. Improving interpersonal intelligence helps people work rooms, read faces and talk to anyone.

Vanessa Van Edwards is a human behavior hacker who has made a career out of sharing tangible skills to help individuals hone their interpersonal communication and leadership capabilities. Join us for this complimentary live event—you’ll never interact the same way again.

Presenters:

Vanessa Van Edwards, Lead Investigator, Science of People

Date/Time: 02/25/2020

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On-Demand Webinars

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02/12/2020 APAC Tech & Dev Leveraging data for effective digital skills management more information Play

Leveraging data for effective digital skills management

In this webinar, Richard Elliott, IT Transformation Lead, University of Auckland shares how they are using SkillsTx and SFIA for effective digital skills management and planning.

Paul Collins from SkillsTX will provide insight on:

  • How to maximise L&D ROI by focusing on the skills you need
  • How to improve Employee Experience to support retention
  • How to mobilise skills across your workforce to reduce unnecessary recruitment
  • How to prepare your workforce for the new jobs of the decade with key competencies

Date/Time: 02/12/2020 -

01/07/2020 APAC - Skillsoft Aspire Journeys: A Progressive and Prescriptive Approach to Holistic Learning more information Play

Skillsoft Aspire Journeys: A Progressive and Prescriptive Approach to Holistic Learning

To equip organizations in lifting the readiness and performance levels of their workforce, and the ability to adapt to future technology, Skillsoft has developed a sequenced instruction – Aspire – learning journeys that methodically progress learners on sequenced instruction, multi-modal learning tools, hands-on practice and prescribed tasks, functions, or roles so an individual can move towards their aspirational role.

Join this webinar to learn:

  • How once distinct learner personas are now converging and the boundaries between the two blurring
  • How you can support continuous learning for all levels in your organization
  • How Skillsoft learning journeys can improve the readiness and performance of your tech workforce
  • How your employees can learn through experience and practice
  • The four key elements to Skillsoft Aspire learning journeys

Date/Time: 01/07/2020 -

12/12/2019 Americas Leadership Overcoming the Challenges to Becoming a Learning Organization more information Play

Overcoming the Challenges to Becoming a Learning Organization

Business leaders are constantly addressing the challenges of an ever-changing landscape.  In order to thrive in today’s fast-changing, digital environment, businesses need to become learning organizations that can proactively, continuously
and consistently transform how they do business. Watch this on-demand webinar for more insights.

Date/Time: 12/12/2019 - 11/12/2019

12/11/2019 AMERICAS Tech & Dev Cybersecurity: Finding Balance With Everything Else more information Play

Cybersecurity: Finding Balance With Everything Else

When discussing Cybersecurity, the pros and cons of what’s right versus what’s needed can be a delicate balance. It has many factors – weighing on the outcome, protection of sensitive data or usability, locking it down or opening
it up, trusting or not trusting. Watch this webinar on-demand to gain more insights.

Date/Time: 12/11/2019 - 10/22/2019

12/04/2019 americas Tech & Dev Keeping Pace with Developments in Blockchain more information Play

Keeping Pace with Developments in Blockchain

There exists a vast array of blockchain solutions out in the market today. And for an organization considering adopting blockchain, it’s reasonable to expect a period of consolidation during which winners and losers emerge from among these offerings. How does an organization pick a solution given this state of flux?

This on-demand webinar addresses this issue by discussing the state of blockchain technology, the offerings out in the market, and some general trends.

Date/Time: 12/04/2019 - November 2019

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White Papers (PDF)

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Compliance americas Safeguarding Your Organization: Lessons Learned from the Field more information Download

Safeguarding Your Organization: Lessons Learned from the Field

Safeguarding your organization is more crucial than ever. Follow the three steps outlined here for a smarter approach to safety.


Length: 12 pages

Compliance AMERICAS The Road to a Compliance Culture: A Three-Phase Journey Overview more information Download

The Road to a Compliance Culture: A Three-Phase Journey Overview

It often takes disaster to catalyze true change within an organization. But fostering a culture of compliance can help your organization avoid the next headline-grabbing compliance failure. Our three-phase series lays out the road map for avoiding these hazards through a strategic approach to compliance.


Length: 9 pages

Compliance AMERICAS Phase One: The Road to a Compliance Culture: Embracing a Compliance Culture more information Download

Phase One: The Road to a Compliance Culture: Embracing a Compliance Culture

Embracing compliance as a key component of your company's culture will help you go beyond the "check the box" approach that resigns compliance to an afterthought for many companies. Phase one of our three-phase compliance series helps you develop a strategic approach to compliance for your organization.


Length: 9 pages

Compliance AMERICAS Phase Two: The Road to a Compliance Culture: Initiating Behavioral Change more information Download

Phase Two: The Road to a Compliance Culture: Initiating Behavioral Change

Creating a culture of compliance can help your organization avoid disastrous events but can also produce positive outcomes as well. Start the necessary change to drive your business to a compliance culture with phase two of our three-phase compliance journey.


Length: 9 pages

Compliance AMERICAS Phase Three: The Road to a Compliance Culture: Cultivating Behavioral Change more information Download

Phase Three: The Road to a Compliance Culture: Cultivating Behavioral Change

A company-wide cultural shift to incorporate compliance is a challenging feat to accomplish. To do so successfully, your organization must have an orchestrated, phased approach to ensure lasting change. Phase three of our compliance series covers the six steps to take in order ensure a sound compliance culture is an enduring part of your brand.


Length: 8 pages

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Industry Research Reports (PDF)

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Amalgam Insights IBM Watson Talent and Skillsoft Launch AI-Infused Career Development & Training more information Download

IBM Watson Talent and Skillsoft Launch AI-Infused Career Development & Training

IBM Watson Talent and Skillsoft announced a joint offering on AI-powered learning and career development, focused on employee career development, with the goal of supporting agile skill development, internal promotion, and job mobility for employees seeking to pursue dynamic career paths.


Length: 6 pages

Amalgam Insights Skillsoft’s Aspire Provides Tech Professionals with Learning Journeys to Career Advancement: A Learning Science Evaluation more information Download

Skillsoft’s Aspire Provides Tech Professionals with Learning Journeys to Career Advancement: A Learning Science Evaluation

Organizations are scrambling to keep their tech professionals’ skills current and prepare for new emerging tech. In this everchanging digital landscape, it is crucial for organizations to invest in a learning and development solution that teaches the technical, interpersonal and collaborative skills necessary to engineer future products, services and technologies.

Download this analyst report to learn how to implement such a solution for your technology and developer professionals.


Length: 9 pages

Amalgam Insights Why Skillsoft’s Workplace Harassment Prevention Training Program Primes Behavior Change more information Download

Why Skillsoft’s Workplace Harassment Prevention Training Program Primes Behavior Change

Harassment is a widespread issue that can be found in all business sectors, and can have a disastrous impact on victims, offenders and the company in which the offenses occur. Read how you can prevent
that behavior at your organization.


Length: 6 pages

Amalgam Insights Skillsoft’s Compliance Solution Provides the Competitive Advantage Organizations Need more information Download

Skillsoft’s Compliance Solution Provides the Competitive Advantage Organizations Need

Harassment is a widespread issue that can be found in all business sectors, and can have a disastrous impact on victims, offenders and the company in which the offenses occur. Read how you can prevent that behavior at your organization.


Length: 11 pages

Amalgam Insights Market Milestone: “Walking a Mile in My Shoes” With Skillsoft’s Leadership Development Program more information Download

Market Milestone: “Walking a Mile in My Shoes” With Skillsoft’s Leadership Development Program

Today’s workers are being placed in leadership roles early in their career. Thus, there is a strong demand for engaging, scalable, and cost-effective leadership development training for the digital learner. Read on to get an analyst’s point of view on Skillsoft’s Leadership Development program.


Length: 4 pages

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