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Skillsoft Announces New Partners and Expansion of its Network to Advance Next-Gen Learning & Development

 New and expanded Skillsoft partnerships, including SAP® SuccessFactors®, Amazon Web Services, Korn Ferry, Cornerstone, Saba, IBM and Tata Consultancy Services, further enable access to world-class learning

LAS VEGAS – HR Technology Conference & Expo – October 2, 2019 – Skillsoft, a global leader in corporate learning, today announced the expansion of its network of partners, connecting customers with essential learning solutions to ensure that organizations and learners can efficiently and effectively develop skills for the modern age. Skillsoft’s partner network includes many of the most recognizable global and regional brands in learning management, HR consulting, cloud computing services, systems integration, learning content and learning services. The expanded partner network, which now includes SumTotal, SAP SuccessFactors, Amazon Web Services, Korn Ferry, Cornerstone, Saba, IBM and Tata Consultancy Services supports Skillsoft’s continued efforts to accelerate the democratization of skills development by enabling customers to access the most comprehensive online learning ecosystem.

“Skills are the digital currency of the fourth industrial revolution,” said Ron Hovsepian, Skillsoft Executive Chairman. “As the recognized market leader in corporate learning, Skillsoft today helps develop the skills of millions of learners and enhance their careers. Our expanded partner network allows us to scale our impact even further, enabling even more customers to access our world-class content and learning experience anywhere in the world and enable life-long learning for all of their employees.”

“People now rate the opportunity to learn as among their top reasons for taking a new job or staying with their current employer, and business leaders know that changes in technology, longevity, work practices and business models have created a tremendous demand for continuous, lifelong development,” said Michael Rochelle, Chief Strategy Officer and Principal HCM Analyst, Brandon Hall Group. “Skillsoft’s growing network of solution, service, content and technology partners is a catalyst to organizations modernizing learning by delivering it in a more personal, consumer-centric way and infusing relevant and timely training across all learning environments at work.”

Skillsoft’s network of partners makes high-quality, impactful learning ubiquitous in the flow of work and across all learning platforms and environments that matter to customers. Through tight platform integration and partner collaboration, Skillsoft’s enhanced network:

  • Provides customers with multiple ways to access Skillsoft learning solutions and embed them wherever it makes sense for their organization and learner
  • Enhances the learner experience by embedding content and technologies that add value to Skillsoft’s solutions
  • Simplifies customer journeys by enabling access to learning solutions anywhere, anytime

Skillsoft’s network of partners includes a range of technology and learning organizations across four categories. For a comprehensive list, click here.

Solution Partners Network

Solution partners enable Skillsoft’s learning solutions to be integrated into leading cloud Human Capital Management platforms, learning systems and technologies. Following are examples of Skillsoft’s solution partners:

Service Partners Network

Service partners are professional and technical service organizations that endorse Skillsoft solutions, and provide change management, implementation, consulting and learning services for customers. Following are examples of Skillsoft’s service partners:

Content Providers Network

Content providers and partners provide expanded content and enhanced capabilities to customers on select topics that complement Skillsoft’s offering. Following are examples of Skillsoft’s content providers:

Technology Partners Network

Technology partners extend Skillsoft’s capabilities to enhance administrator and learner experiences and outcomes by leveraging the best technologies in the market. Skillsoft is now a Select Technology Partner in the AWS Partner Network (APN).

Skillsoft is redesigning its global Partner Success Center to provide enablement tools and drive community engagement. Tighter enablement and cooperation across Skillsoft’s network of partners will simplify the customer experience and make best-in-class learning solutions available anywhere, anytime to improve learner outcomes.

“Next-generation learning and development is all about building a strong and dynamic ecosystem of engagement, platforms and content,” said David Wilson, CEO, Fosway Group, Europe’s #1 HR Industry Analyst. “Skillsoft’s investment in growing its partner network is a clear reflection of this and allows it to better serve content and learning experiences to whichever learning platform its customers need, rather than running disconnected interfaces.”

For more information regarding Skillsoft’s partner network, visit www.skillsoft.com/partners/.

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About Skillsoft
Skillsoft is a global leader in corporate learning, delivering beautiful technology and engaging content that drives business impact for modern enterprises. Skillsoft comprises three award-winning systems that support learning, performance and success: Skillsoft learning content, the Percipio intelligent learning experience platform and the SumTotal suite for Talent Development.

Skillsoft provides a comprehensive selection of cloud-based corporate learning content, including courses, videos, books and other resources on Leadership Development, Business Skills, Digital Transformation, Technology & Developer and Compliance. Percipio’s intuitive design engages modern learners and its consumer-led experience assists in accelerating learning. The SumTotal suite delivers measurable impact across that entire employee lifecycle via award-winning technology that powers talent acquisition, learning management and talent management.

Skillsoft is trusted by thousands of the world’s leading organizations, including 65 percent of the Fortune 500. Learn more at www.skillsoft.com.

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