Motivating Innovation: Driving Transformative Leadership

Perspectives Regional Dinner

May 10, 2023 at 6pm


Transformative leadership empowers leaders to drive real behavioral change that encourages them to successfully deliver on strategic initiatives, drive results, and achieve their personal goals. For employees to thrive in this new world of work and develop as leaders, they need to adopt the right skills—like empathy, personalization, and proactive problem-solving—to drive positive behavioral change and personal growth.

On May 10th at 6 pm, join Skillsoft at Canoe in Toronto to hear from thought leaders, including Mark Onisk, Chief Content Officer at Skillsoft, to learn about how leadership teams can empower employees to go above and beyond in their roles to provide for their customers, and how tactics, such as coaching, can be used to help teach those skills.

In this dinner and discussion, you’ll learn:

  • The importance of scaling leadership capabilities across the organization
  • How learning leaders are building leadership coaching programs today to better serve their learners and to achieve tangible business outcomes
  • Examples of leadership program’s success metrics, and how data from these programs can be put into action
  • Steps businesses can take now to build transformative learning experiences today

Time & Location:

  • May 10, 2023 at 6pm
  • Canoe
    66 Wellington St W 54th floor
    Toronto, ON M5K 1H6, Canada

Mark Onisk

Chief Content Officer

Since becoming Chief Content Officer in 2018, Mark has been responsible for leading all aspects of Skillsoft’s content catalogue, including strategic direction, roadmap and development.

Mark previously served SVP of Skillsoft Books, successfully launching the company’s book summary product, increasing the audiobook collection by more than 60% and creating the largest collection of audiobooks in the corporate learning market. Prior to Skillsoft Books, Mark led Skillsoft’s strategic business development, where he worked on cross-functional projects and services teams to deliver integrated learning experiences with key clients.

Mark became Skillsoft’s VP, Content Production after the company acquired Element K in 2011. His career with Element K spanned 15 years, where he was responsible for product strategy, content development and operational execution.

Mark holds an MBA from the Rochester Institute of Technology and Bachelors of Science in Finance and Economics from State University of New York, College at Brockport.

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