SkillSoft's inGenius: About adding meaningful context.

ID Reflections

SkillSoft recently (about 3 weeks back) announced the launch of inGenius. This social learning layer will integrate with SkillSoft's Book 24X7, a vast repository of technical and IT-related literature that many organizations use as off-the-shelf content to enable their employees. eLearning Technology , while applauding the effort SkillSoft is making to integrate Social Learning, does criticize the fact that they are tying this to SkillSoft and to books as learning resources.

Part 1: The Shift From Push to Pull Learning

CLO Magazine

In a fast-paced business environment, employees don’t have time for an hour-long traditional classroom or e-learning program. Businesses and employees haven’t always been eager to adopt pull learning technologies. E-learning courseware company Skillsoft experienced a similar situation when it first invested in pull types of learning technology.

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Using MOOCs: Self-Directed Development and Workforce Training

Your Training Edge

I’ve written before about how companies can reward employees who take personal initiatives toward professional development , and in the roughly nine months since I wrote that article, many businesses have started doing exactly that. According to Skillsoft managing director Kevin Young, “The research shows that business leaders increasingly appreciate the value of learning. Bryant’s business career has been based on his results-oriented style of empowering the individual.

E-Learning Today: High-Tech and High Touch

CLO Magazine

E-learning also has changed and adapted in response to the demands of a rapidly changing global business environment with high levels of connectivity, interactivity, speed and agility. They’re adept at adopting new technology and are inclined to seek out information as-needed.

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

investment if businesses are to enrich engagement. Skillsoft (2018), ‘Storytelling in Video–based Leadership Training and Development’ 4. As a busy L&D professional, you want to spend more. learning on business outcomes. true business impact.

The Inevitable Fusion of Learning and Talent

CLO Magazine

Demographic shifts, reinvented business models, technological advances and new forms of competition require organizations to fuel perpetual skill upgrades. Kieran King is vice president, global customer insight for Skillsoft.

So, We Talked to a Vendor About Learning Technology…

CLO Magazine

Change is constant today, and keeping pace with fast-moving business demands takes deliberate effort — this often impedes our best intentions to think forward, work strategically or adopt new practices. Or, they simply won’t adopt the programs and tools you make available.

Year in Review: The Worst Employee Training Mistakes of 2011

Mindflash

The contractor Blair hired was a member of a couple of professional organizations and a business teacher at a local university: credentials Blair thought could justify a training sidestep.

Part 4: Linked Enablement

CLO Magazine

AlliedBarton was not one of the early adopters of pull learning. Much of the reasoning behind its recent adoption is the highly regulated nature of the security industry. According to Chris Tratar, senior director of product marketing at Saba, early adopters tend to have heavy focuses on knowledge worker industries, which include consulting, tech companies and any organization with a robust research and design process.

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NexGen Learning System Grid 2018-19

eLearning 24-7

But, in business, well, at least for this grid, not everyone is a winner. A major accomplishment, and while I have zero proof here, to me, Skillsoft is a key factor in this IMO. Welcome. Welcome. .

Free L&D webinars for January 2018

Limestone Learning

Tuesday, January 9, 2018, 11AM – 12PM PT: Connecting Compliance to Business Strategy (Free for ATD members) Are your compliance training programs strategic and aligned to business, or simply an obligatory duty with a check-the-box mentality?

‘Best of Elearning! ’ Awards Honor 100 Top Solutions

mLevel

These honorees are: Skillsoft; Cisco; SuccessFactors, an SAP Company; Inxpo; IBM; Adobe; and Oracle. 285 Chesterfield Business Parkway Chesterfield, MO 63005. With SumTotal Talent solutions, you can unlock hidden potential in your people and watch your business soar. With Community, your business can increase employee engagement, communication, collaboration and innovation. 285 Chesterfield Business Parkway Chesterfield, MO 63005. The 2015 “Best of Elearning!”

How Social Learning is Powering Up Today’s Workplaces

Learnnovators

Through 2015, 80% of social business efforts will not achieve the intended benefits due to inadequate leadership and over emphasis on technology.” – Gartner . THE QUOTE.

Storytelling and Video Solutions at ATD TechKnowledge 2018

Videonitch

With the proliferation of inexpensive media, including video content and mobile learning, xAPI is growing in adoption. Next door Skillsoft was showing off its learning experience platform, Percipio , which we also covered in our LXP reports. Storytelling.

Free learning & development webinars for September 2017

Limestone Learning

In this webcast, Laura Rexford, director of value engineering at Skillsoft, will share three practices that have helped clients around the world get and maintain funding for e-learning projects. from her just-released book, Unstoppable You: Adopt the New Learning 4.0

The big digital learning trends for 2019, according to the experts

Elucidat

I know this sounds obvious, but too often I hear learning impact measured in business KPIs. We’ve seen the widespread adoption of short-form content, often delivered via personalized interfaces, and the concomitant rejection of click-next style courses.

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Dan Pontefract – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

In 2012, SkillSoft awarded Dan the ‘Learning Leader of the Year’ for his work at TELUS and CLO Magazine bestowed the ‘Learning in Practice Innovation Award’ as well. He was recruited into TELUS in Q4 of 2008, previously holding senior positions with SAP, Business Objects, Crystal Decisions and the British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT). Learnnovators: We know you are busy writing your next book – the Flat Army sequel, scheduled for release in late 2015 / early 2016.

Free L&D webinars for June 2018

Limestone Learning

Unconnected employees hurt your business when they fail to see the big picture, don’t know how to uncork bureaucratic bottlenecks, and don’t contribute to enterprise-wide results. Four ways unconnected employees hurt your business.

My 2012 Enterprise mLearning Predictions Recap

mLearning Trends

The acceptance of mobile learning within the business community probably won’t happen with much fanfare, it will just happen and be accepted as a “norm” wherein the market no longer asks “should we offer learning to our employees (or partners or customers) via mobile device?”

Dear C-Suite: We Don't Do Training

CLO Magazine

In the summer 2013 issue of MIT Sloan Management Review, an article appeared titled, “The Executive’s Role in Social Business.” ” It said, “Adopting social technologies can often mean changing the way people work, and that means leaders need to invest time and effort in explaining the purpose and value of the new tools as well as providing the necessary financial and organizational support to sustain these workflow changes over time.”

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Top 68 eLearning Posts from April - Hot Topics iPad Google Buzz

eLearning Learning Posts

Adoption Council , founded by Susan Scrupski. Even in organisations where L&D priorities are closely aligned with business priorities there’s plenty of head-room for improvement. Social Learning Tools Should Not be Separate from Enterprise 2.0 - eLearning Technology , April 7, 2010 With the recent launch of InGenius by SkillSoft, I believe it’s time again to raise a pretty important question: Where do Social Learning Tools belong? Best of eLearning Learning. April 2010.

Findanlms.com and Trend Lines

eLearning 24-7

Business Travel. Percipio by Skillsoft, EdCast, me:time, 360Learning, Coorpacademy, Filtered, Triboo, myQuest, Learn Amp (Top 10 2018). Systems represent all markets – from small business to global enterprise. Heyo! I know it has been a couple of weeks. Holidays.

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