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Skillsoft Partners with Shine Learning, India’s Largest Career Marketplace

Skillsoft’s high-quality learning content will help Shine Learning users close the skills gap in India’s rapidly evolving job market

MUMBAI, India, 22 May 2018 Skillsoft, the global leader in corporate learning, today announced a partnership with Shine Learning, India’s largest professional courses and skills portal. Shine.com launched Shine Learning with a vision to upskill the Indian talent pool to adapt to the changing job market. The partnership provides Shine Learning users access to Skillsoft’s extensive learning portfolio of more than 500,000 pieces of engaging content which is in high demand by professionals seeking new opportunities and advancement in India’s highly competitive job market.

“Skillsoft has become one of Shine.com’s key partners in our mission to upskill the millennial workforce and prepare them for the future job industry,” said Zairus Master, CEO of Shine.com. “Skillsoft’s engaging training content enhances the value of Shine Learning’s offerings at a time when learning has become more important than ever before.”

Skillsoft provides Shine Learning users high-quality learning from beginner to expert level. The content covers a broad array of topics, including Business Skills Training, Management Training and Development, Digital Transformation, Productivity and Collaboration, and IT Certification and Developer Training. Skillsoft’s content is available in a variety of modalities, including 7,000 courses, 65,000 videos, 46,000 books, and 1,300 audiobooks.

“Change is the only constant in today’s digital world, creating opportunities and challenges for organizations seeking digitally literate talent,” said Chad Gaydos, Chief Operating Officer of the Skillsoft Group. “Skillsoft’s partnership with Shine.com will provide a broad spectrum of learners in India access to the world-class skills and training they need to compete in a world of constant technological innovation.”

Shine Learning has experienced an increase in course completion rates since adding Skillsoft’s impactful learning content to its offering. Users also benefit from Shine Learning’s proprietary algorithm that predicts not only emerging skills but also provides personalized training recommendations, now including Skillsoft courses, after analyzing a user’s resume and application history.

About Skillsoft

Skillsoft is the global leader in corporate learning, providing the most engaging learner experience and high-quality content. We are trusted by the world’s leading organizations, including 65 percent of the Fortune 500. Our mission is to build beautiful technology and engaging content that drives business impact for today’s modern enterprise. Our 500,000+ multi-modal courses, videos, authoritative content chapters and micro-learning modules are accessed more than 130 million times every month, in 160 countries and 29 languages. With 100 percent secure cloud access, from any device, whenever, wherever. www.skillsoft.com

About Shine Learning

Shine Learning is India’s largest professional courses and career skills portal. Launched by Shine.com, Shine Learning has a vision to up-skill the Indian talent pool to adapt to the changing job market.

Shine Learning uses an algorithm that not only predicts emerging skill sets but also recommends courses to its users after analyzing their resume and application history. Shine Learning strives to bring the best courses from vendors across the globe, completely, unbiased. It’s one of a kind platform that equips users with skills and helps them find a job. Our courses are designed in line with hiring trends and have high acceptance in the market. These certifications come with flexible study options; giving an edge to professionals who can work and learn at the same time. https://learning.shine.com

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