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

Case Studies (PDF)

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Business-Services apac Allianz Global Assistance more information Download

Allianz Global Assistance

Find out how Allianz Global Assistance implemented innovative and scalable solutions critical to its growing training development cycle, including the introduction of a character who loves to learn to deliver elearning with edutainment value that still aligned with AGA's business goals.


Length: 1 page

Mining emea ArcelorMittal more information Download

ArcelorMittal

Excel is extremely popular within ArcelorMittal. To maximise Excel's versatility and functionality, ArcelorMittal knew they needed to expand the current training available. However, logistics meant any new training introduced would have to move beyond the classroom and offer employees opportunities for both practice and tangible support.


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

Insurance apac Arthur J. Gallagher more information Download

Arthur J. Gallagher

Prior to working Skillsoft, it was difficult for AJG to deliver consistent and streamlined training across more than 30 branches Australia-wide, affect change and deliver a comprehensive training program that allowed their brokers to meet the annual requirement of 25 hours of professional development each year. With Skillsoft's guidance and ongoing support, AJG developed a number of very clear learning pathways offering employees learning that is not only effective for their existing role, but will also help them be successful in future roles and achieve their career aspirations.


Length: 4 pages

Aerospace-Defense emea BAE - IT Security more information Download

BAE - IT Security

BAE Systems wanted to implement a mandatory IT security awareness programme that would give all employees training on how to spot and combat the latest cyber threats. The Skillsoft development team created specifically tailored courseware that met a complex mix of requirements, including custom content and storyboards, that delivered on every level and spoke to all workforce audiences.


Length: 1 page

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Video Testimonials

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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 elaborates on the value of the multimodel 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 highlights the value of having a global catalog of training to meet each countries specific approach to compliance.


Length: 0:51

Content Capgemini's Marijke Dekker more information Play

Capgemini's Marijke Dekker

In her previous role with CapGemini, Ms. Dekker didn't work with us directly and wondered why there were so many learning assets. Now in a role where she works with various business partners, she appreciates that no matter what learning needs emerge, Skillsoft has something to meet the need.


Length: 00:00:34

Content Catapult Technology's Katie Cawood more information Play

Catapult Technology's Katie Cawood

Catapult's Katie Cawood prepared for her PHR certification exam using only Skillsoft resources (and passed!). She believes her experience has set a good example in the company and built credibility for eLearning and Skillsoft within her organization.


Length: 00:01:10

Content Davenport University's Lynda Cribari more information Play

Davenport University's Lynda Cribari

For Davenport University, Skillsoft is the way to go when it comes to an affordable way to address the budget cuts that many organizations are dealing with now that challenge them to do more with less.


Length: 00:00:38

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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 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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10/17/2018
11 AM ET
americas Productive Learning Environment: Building Learner Accountability, Experience, Capability, and Impact more information Register

Productive Learning Environment: Building Learner Accountability, Experience, Capability, and Impact

We have one goal: to build a productive learning environment where our team members can learn and grow every day. But the landscape of learning is changing around us… The challenges and opportunities of the modern learner demand that we redefine what learning means in our corporate environment. At Micron, we are placing our learners in the position of power for their learning; enabling them to easily find, consume, and apply learning in their career; helping them understand how best to learn in our corporate environment; and ultimately, enabling higher levels of performance and engagement through learning.

In this session, we will explore these challenges and share how Micron is adapting to address them with solutions that reflect current and future reality.

Date/Time: 10/17/2018 - 11 AM ET

10/23/2018
11 AM ET
americas Ensuring Software Quality via DevOps more information Register

Ensuring Software Quality via DevOps

The emergence of DevOps has radically transformed the landscape and job responsibilities in the modern software development organization. Continuous integration and Agile software development require a robust communication cadence to ensure that teams deliver high-quality software products that consistently meet the expectations of their stakeholders. This webinar will outline communication strategies which support DevOps that will enable your teams to achieve their fullest potential.

Presenters:

Yiannis Kanellopoulos, Sr. Consultant, Software Improvement Group

Date/Time: 10/23/2018 - 11 AM ET

10/24/2018
11 AM ET
americas Teaching Today's Crucial Technology in a Virtual Lab Environment more information Register

Teaching Today's Crucial Technology in a Virtual Lab Environment

Are you looking for a great hands-on solution with your curriculum?

Hands-on labs have become an integral part of the curriculum in classrooms today. Labs help to reinforce the knowledge and prepare students for the real-world environment they will face when entering the workforce. Students need to have more than just a step-by-step list of instructions read from a book. They need a quality experience that an online “Virtual Labs” can deliver. Is there an easy way to set this up for your classrooms? Can I afford this? Do I have time to maintain Virtual Labs?

Presenters:

Clifford Kemp

Date/Time: 10/24/2018 - 11 AM ET

10/31/2018
1 PM ET
americas The Introverted Leader - Books off the Shelf more information Register

The Introverted Leader - Books off the Shelf

Join this free webinar, part of Skillsoft Off the Shelf, a virtual book club for modern learners.

Join us for this webinar that will include fresh information on the unique challenges faced by introverted women, how leaders can shape a more introvert-friendly workplace, customized hiring and coaching strategies for introverts, and the positive correlation between introverted leadership and company performance.

Visit https://skillsoft.com/off-the-shelf to watch the launch video interview with the author and get access to the book resources offered on Percipio, Skillsoft’s intelligent learning platform.

Presenters:

Jennifer Kahnweiler, Bestselling Author

Date/Time: 10/31/2018 - 1 PM ET

11/01/2018
12 PM ET
americas Get Em' Engaged and Connected more information Register

Get Em' Engaged and Connected

The new world of work is upon us and employee development needs are changing quickly. Learn how a small L&D team in the heart of Silicon Valley re-engineered their training strategy for over 5,000 employees globally to reengage participation and foster connections cross-functionally. Using a small set of Skillsoft online modules to make a big impact, we’ll share how we curated content, increased adoption, promoted our innovative offerings, brought employees together both in-person and virtually, and measured success.

Join us as we share real examples of marketing materials, course content, and employee tools – not just the why of what we did, but even more about the how. Attendees will learn:

  • How to curate content to align to employee development needs
  • Different ways to incorporate Skillsoft modules into corporate training with respect to global considerations
  • About real-life examples of marketing promotions for Skillsoft content

Presenters:

Kallan Christensen, Talent Development Specialist – Programs and Data

Megan Gage, Manager, Employee Development

Date/Time: 11/01/2018 - 12 PM ET

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On-Demand Webinars

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10/04/2018 apac Enabling IT in the Digital Age - APAC Session more information Play

Enabling IT in the Digital Age - APAC Session

In this webinar we will share some key insights and practical strategies for CIOs and senior IT leaders that will enable their teams to stay ahead and remain relevant.
Sam will discuss and share:

  • Industry trends, IT Talent Crisis and workforce challenges
  • The right mix of experience, skills and competencies to create high-performing teams
  • How to Attract, Retain, Reward, and Reskill your IT talent
  • The role of continuous learning in times of disruption and rapid change

Presenters:

Sam Doan, IT Solution Principal - IT & Digital

Date/Time: - 09/27/18

americas Skillsoft Off the Shelf Book Club Webinar - The Career Catapult more information Play

Skillsoft Off the Shelf Book Club Webinar - The Career Catapult

Join this free webinar, part of Skillsoft Off the Shelf, a virtual book club for modern learners. In this session, Roopa Unnikrishnan shares her 5 disciplines to help anyone map their journey to career success and satisfaction. Visit https://skillsoft.com/off-the-shelf to watch the launch video interview with the author and get access to the book resources offered on Percipio, Skillsoft’s intelligent learning platform.

Date/Time: - 1 hour

10/03/2018 americas Innovative Marketing Techniques for the Modern Learner more information Play

Innovative Marketing Techniques for the Modern Learner

As we move into the fourth industrial revolution, the traditional business playbook has been thrown out the window. Consumer experiences are now more engaging and on-demand than ever before, resulting in employees seeking the same expectation within the workplace. As our business processes have become more agile, our corporate learning strategy must also adapt to remain effective.
The delivery of your learning program should be thought of as a continuous journey aligned to the needs of the modern learner. Building an effective marketing strategy is key to ensure that learners have what they need when they need it and, more importantly, seamlessly integrated in to their workday.
Delivering an engaging learning program is only half the battle; achieving company-wide adoption is the other half. In this webcast, you’ll learn how to:

  • Align learning with your organization’s business goals.
  • Understand your audience’s needs and seamlessly integrate learning into their workday.
  • Market your learning program in new ways that create buzz!

Presenters:

Katherine Murphy, Industry Principal, Skillsoft and Tracey Taylor, Customer Success Manager, Skillsoft

Date/Time: - 1 hour

10/02/2018 americas Tips & Tricks to Drive More Learning with Percipio more information Play

Tips & Tricks to Drive More Learning with Percipio

Join us for an overview of Percipio, the intelligent Learning Experience Platform from Skillsoft. You’ll hear directly from our Customer Success Managers on how to solve some of the most common questions Percipio administrators deal with.
Additionally, you’ll get a first hand look at how to leverage some of the newest functionality in Percipio like accessing offline content, customizing your Percipio site to make it specifically relevant to your company, and the brand-new IT & Developer functionality that’s been added into Percipio.
Bring your questions and get ready to learn!

Presenters:

Mike Moore, Director of Product Marketing , Skillsoft

Inga Russo, Director of Solution Architects, Skillsoft

Anna Shaw, Customer Success Manager, Skillsoft

Meg Herbert, Principal Product Manager, Skillsoft

Monica Kraft, Senior Product Manager, Skillsoft

Donna Scontsas, Senior Manager - Product Management, Skillsoft

Date/Time: - 58 minutes

09/27/2018 emea A Lesson in pitching L&D to Your IT Operational Partners Featuring AstraZeneca and Arden University more information Play

A Lesson in pitching L&D to Your IT Operational Partners Featuring AstraZeneca and Arden University

A Lesson in pitching L&D to Your IT Operational Partners Featuring AstraZeneca and Arden University
25th September 2018

Presenters:

Dr Anthony Basiel, Learning & Teaching Advanced Practitioner, Arden University

Lynne Scott, Organisational Excellence and L&D Director, AstraZeneca

Steve Woodward, Senior Innovation Architect, AstraZeneca

Date/Time: - 09/25/2018

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White Papers (PDF)

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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

Improving Business Performance americas Eight Essential Skills Your Technical Team Should Possess more information Download

Eight Essential Skills Your Technical Team Should Possess

Success in today’s workplace depends on employees’ digital knowledge and skills. Focusing on eight essential skills can keep your technical team and organization protected from costly data breaches and open up time for thoughtful innovation.


Length: 11 pages

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Industry Research Reports (PDF)

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Aberdeen Group Trending Now: Social Learning more information Download

Trending Now: Social Learning

In this report from Aberdeen Group, learn more about the practice of social learning, how best-in-class companies are making it work for them and what business impact you might realize by adopting social learning in your organization.


Length: 8 pages

Aberdeen Group Newbies to New Leaders: Closing Critical Skill Gaps with Learning more information Download

Newbies to New Leaders: Closing Critical Skill Gaps with Learning

This study, based on responses collected from 185 organizations between July and September 2013, looks at how organizations connect learning to business priorities, create development programs that impact every stage of the employee lifecycle, and utilize technology to support learning initiatives. It also examines the business impact of building learning capability and running effective learning programs.


Length: 24 pages

Aberdeen Group Aberdeen Report: Zoom in on Video Learning more information Download

Aberdeen Report: Zoom in on Video Learning

This research brief illustrates why video content is an essential part of any organization’s learning strategy. Videos offer busy professionals access to bite-size chunks of content on the go and a valuable resource for on-the-job problem solving. Whether it’s powerful leadership tips from a top executive or a quick how-to on popular software, videos facilitate growth and address skill gaps. And organizations benefit from improved performance, talent development and employ retention.


Length: 6 pages

Aberdeen Group Workforce Management Trends: Time Is Now a Commodity more information Download

Workforce Management Trends: Time Is Now a Commodity

Learn about the current trends and challenges in workforce management and what best-in-class companies are doing to move the needle on better employee planning.


Length: 11 pages

Aberdeen Group Modern Learning is a Reflex, Not a Process more information Download

Modern Learning is a Reflex, Not a Process

Goals for L&D in 2018 have moved away from gathering data to understand the promotion of content and toward learning how users are consuming programs. Aberdeen’s report highlights the ways in which modern learning has become a social reflex and how this shapes the future for L&D.


Length: 6 pages

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