Training Industry Selects Skillsoft as a Top 20 Online Learning Library Company for 2017
Global corporate learning leader recognized for high-quality content
BOSTON, September 12, 2017 — Skillsoft, the global leader in corporate learning, announced today that it has been selected as one of Training Industry’s Top 20 Online Learning Library Companies. The company was honored for the quality of its courses and content, as well as for being a top learning resource for today’s largest global brands.
“We are honored to be recognized for the depth and breadth of our content library,” said Bill Donoghue, Executive Chairman of the Skillsoft group. “Over the past 18 months, we have extensively invested in redefining our content offering, incorporating microlearning, scenario-based and learning-centric design. This library, in conjunction with our market-leading selection of modalities, offers unrivalled access to the largest and most comprehensive set of corporate training assets in the world.”
Skillsoft’s library has more than half a million micro-learning assets - including 130,000 videos and topics, with more than 450,000 authoritative content chapters to complement that courseware, as well as live mentoring and hands on labs. This new approach allows the learner to fully control their own desired learning experience. It also gives the organization the confidence that the learner is achieving the desired outcomes.
Selection for this year's Top Online Learning Library Companies was based on the following criteria:
- Industry visibility, innovation and impact
- Breadth and quality of courses and content
- Company size and growth potential
- Quality of clients
- Geographic reach
“We are excited to announce our first annual Top 20 Online Learning Library Companies List,” said Ken Taylor, President of Training Industry, Inc. “This list was created to aid organizations in identifying the best resources for high-quality, on-demand learning content and solutions. The organizations that qualified for this list show tremendous diversity in their course offerings while also providing innovative features and analytics that meet the need of modern learning and development.”
Training Industry's complete 2017 Top 20 Online Learning Library Companies List is available here.
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
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