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. s Empty Drums, Part II points out the advantage of "leveraging the amplification benefits of social technology" tools like inGenius.

So, We Talked to a Vendor About Learning Technology…

CLO Magazine

Technology is absolutely everywhere, and like it or not, a great deal of the innovations that have evolved in the past few years are quite useful — for everyone. How important is technology for today’s learning leaders? Technology eases this burden for learning leaders.

LXP: Poised for Center Stage

CLO Magazine

Skillsoft’s Percipio has a feature called ELSA, the Embedded Learning Synchronized Assistant, that recommends content based on an employee’s web activity, and Degreed offers integrations with Slack. Technology Google G-Suite LMS LXP onboarding Skillsoft Slack

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E-Learning Today: High-Tech and High Touch

CLO Magazine

Later came the first computer-based training program, and toward the end of the 20th century, the introduction of the computer and internet set the stage for e-learning to manifest in a vibrant and voluminous market that now transforms along with technology.

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

organizations: • Value personal development among their teams • Create curated learning experiences • Use learning technologies to achieve their goals As leading analysts Fosway Group point out, learning technology deserves a much more strategic. 12 Ways to Get the Most.

Social Learning Tools Should Not be Separate from Enterprise 2.0

Tony Karrer

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? As a side note, Skillsoft is trying really hard to get Social Learning to be SEOed to their inGenius product. Adoption - What's the PU?

Seven 2017 Learning Trends: Novel or Norm?

Bottom-Line Performance

These new reality technologies have been sitting on the horizon for years. Technology has finally gotten to the point where the opportunity is catching up to the promise. It is not about technology. In that time, some “trends” will morph into completely different technologies.

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Using MOOCs: Self-Directed Development and Workforce Training

Your Training Edge

The annual cost of job training and certification has reached $160 billion, or nearly $1200 per employee, and results of a recent study by Skillsoft suggest that while nearly all CEOs recognize the importance of workforce training, they are looking for ways to make that training faster and more efficient. According to Skillsoft managing director Kevin Young, “The research shows that business leaders increasingly appreciate the value of learning.

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. Technology infrastructure. Kieran King is vice president, global customer insight for Skillsoft.

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


The use of virtual classroom technology also brings a required skill set to deliver effective learning and I think this reflects a more general shift we’ll see – a trend in new skills to support the learning technologies we continue to rave about.”

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How to Get What You Want from Vendors

CLO Magazine

In a learning leader’s ideal world, the most purposeful and efficient learning technology would be easy to access, reasonably priced, and facilitate workforce development in a way that’s best for the organization. vice president, global customer insight, Skillsoft.

NexGen Learning System Grid 2018-19

eLearning 24-7

The Slow Grid, uh, not so much – unless that is your goal, “NexGen Technology? A major accomplishment, and while I have zero proof here, to me, Skillsoft is a key factor in this IMO. Welcome. Welcome. .

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. Sidebar | Pull Technology Boosts Agility

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‘Best of Elearning! ’ Awards Honor 100 Top Solutions


awards honor best-in-class solutions across the learning and technology marketplace. These honorees are: Skillsoft; Cisco; SuccessFactors, an SAP Company; Inxpo; IBM; Adobe; and Oracle. Go Solution, Marquette Savings Bank, Covenant Healthcare, Bally Technologies. And it has an intuitive user interface that is fully responsive, built using powerful and flexible BootStrap technology. Go Solution, Marquette Savings Bank, Covenant Healthcare, Bally Technologies.

Free L&D webinars for January 2018

Limestone Learning

To support you on this journey, Skillsoft has developed a road map, The Skillsoft Compliance Maturity Model, to make sure the route to your destination is clearly defined. Technology’s role. And how do talent development professionals successfully adopt this methodology?

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. Pulling together a myriad of different technologies is only compounding the problem.

How Social Learning is Powering Up Today’s Workplaces


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.

Dan Pontefract – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators


He further championed the use and deployment of collaborative technologies to complement both the learning and leadership frameworks. Dan is a passionate leader in the leadership & social collaboration technology spaces and is uniquely skilled to ensure an organization can move from traditional cultures to healthier ways of working. But, I am a huge fan of collaborative technologies and platforms. ABOUT DAN PONTEFRACT (Author, Speaker, Chief Envisioner).

eLearning Portal Integration

Tony Karrer

For example, Skillsoft along with its Books 24x7 provide good hooks for search and deep linking. For example, SumTotal Systems recently announced SumTotal Stream that provides integration with particular tools: Microsoft Outlook: SumTotal's integration allows access to Talent Development tasks within the widely adopted Microsoft Outlook email client. eLearning Technology. I've had a similar discussion several times over the past few months.

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Free L&D webinars for June 2018

Limestone Learning

Your technology has been tested. How important are technology skills, and which ones are most critical? After all, without the data or the technology, proving the impact of training on the bottom line has been virtually impossible.

Dear C-Suite: We Don't Do Training

CLO Magazine

Early in the talk, Aceto said, “I believe we are at the confluence of two revolutions — a social revolution and a technology revolution.” However, technology and social networks [have] allowed this type of sharing to happen faster, with a broader group of people and outside of traditional boundaries.” The Centre for Learning and Performance Technologies runs an annual survey titled Learning in the Workplace.

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My 2012 Enterprise mLearning Predictions Recap

mLearning Trends

The reasons will be plentiful but largely driven by better/cheaper/more ubiquitous technologies and everyone’s acceptance of the fact we all use our phones (tablets, et al) to improve both personal and business communications and to be more productive.

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

eLearning Learning Posts

Adoption Council , founded by Susan Scrupski. 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? The following is my addition to this dialog: in terms of educational technology, how much can we estimate its future worth as a learning tool? Best of eLearning Learning.