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. John Ambrose in his post Social Learning Will Fill Enterprise 2.0’s Tony Karrer, in his post, Social Learning Tools Should Not be Separate from Enterprise 2.0:

Creating a Social Learning Ecosystem through Invisible L&D


Social Learning – the key to a successful learning program? learning & development Skillsoft events

Meeting Demands for Change and Flexibility in eLearning: Bill Donoghue, CEO at Skillsoft by Pamela S. Hogle

Learning Solutions Magazine

One response is Skillsoft’s new content-delivery platform, focused on the learners’ experience that will include. collaborative and social-learning features. The eLearning sector faces increasing demands for change and flexibility. Learners want to control how and when they use. eLearning. Design Strategies Emerging Topics Management

How Social Learning is Powering Up Today’s Workplaces


” – Albert Bandura (Originator of Social Learning Theory). “ We’re still seeing an avoidance of social learning, the continual use of courses as the only solution, and consequently organizations that can’t adapt fast enough.” – Clark Quinn. But only 10% walk the social talk!

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

Fosway Group (2017), ’Fosway 9 – Grid Authoring Systems’ Share Stories with Screen Recording1 1 11Index: Table of contents @gomolearning User-Generated Videos: Tapping into Social Sharing2 Quick, Accurate Auto-Captioning. 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? My contention (as expressed in LMS and Social Learning ) is that most of the vendors are getting this wrong.

The Importance of Social Media for Your Online Course

DigitalChalk eLearning

If you are selling online courses, whether they are continuing education, skillsoft or recreational, it is important to spend the extra effort on marketing. We’ve shared several articles on marketing tips in the past; however, today let’s focus on social media.

Social Learning: Top Down Versus Bottom Up

CLO Magazine

There are two broad categories of learning technologies emerging: top down and bottom up, according to John Ambrose, senior vice president of strategy, corporate development and emerging business at Skillsoft, an e-learning and performance support company. A lot of the communication that happens on such platforms tends to be of a non-business nature, such as interactions among affinity groups or dialogue about social activities.

Origin Learning Gets Shortlisted at the 2014 Learning In Practice Awards

Origin Learning

The sub-categories under the Providers Awards include Academic Partnerships, Blended Technology, Community Service, Content, E-Learning , Gaming and Simulations, Social Learning and Vendor Partnership. There’s no greater pleasure than to reap the fruits of your hard work.

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ID and e-Learning Links (4/20/14)

Experiencing eLearning

Capterra’s analysis of top LMSs by customers, users, and social media popularity. tags: lms e-learning moodle blackboard skillsoft infographic research. BranchTrack. Free tool for creating branching scenarios. Cathy Moore wrote and built a sample course in 8 hours with this tool even though it has more than 50 decision points/endings. tags: e-learning scenarios instructionaldesign. The Top 20 Most Popular LMS Software Solutions powered by Capterra.

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2016 LMS Market Trends, Observations and Predictions

Talented Learning

The cloud , mobile devices, social media, ecommerce , Google and bandwidth have changed everything especially the way we all learn. Vendors like BizLibrary , Grovo and Skillsoft provide an LMS that includes prepackaged content and the ability to support proprietary content.

LinkedIn Launches Their Own LMS


Social learning aspects like commenting, liking, and sharing will be there too (leveraging what already exists in LinkedIn). It’s functionality seems a tad dated now compared to other social networks. In 2015 LinkedIn purchased, a premier provider in online training.

Going Mobile for Enterprise Learning: Trends & Statistics

Origin Learning

According to SkillSoft, 93% of CEOs plan to increase or maintain their training budget, and 85% already have a mobile training strategy, or will implement one soon. Did you know that the average smartphone today is more powerful than the PCs that took two astronauts to the moon in 1969?!

Evolution of Training Systems in L&D

Origin Learning

Social Learning at the Workplace. The growth of gamification and social networks prompted the ‘ Social Learning at the Workplace ’ trend. A lot of eLearning companies were quick to customize and deploy such social learning platforms.

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Upcoming Webinar: The Future of eLearning Content

Kapp Notes

Our panel of experts will riff about the ways learning management technology, mobile applications and social media will shape the elearning content you buy. This Thursday I am on a great panel doing a webinar for Meridian Knowledge Solutions. I hope you can join me and this exciting panel. The Webinar is called " Future of eLearning Content " and is scheduled for December 17, 2009, at 2 p.m.

Learning System Award Winners 2019

eLearning 24-7

Learn Amp, Percipio by Skillsoft, Degreed, TILE by Toolwire, EdCast LXP and Knowledge Cloud, Coorpacademy LEP, 360Learning, Looop, Springest Go. Best Learning System for Social Engagement – Fuse *. Upcoming post – Percipio by Skillsoft Product Review with screenshots too!

You May Be Training, But Is Your Team Learning?

According to Skillsoft’s recent research , employees mainly want training to help them get better at their jobs and reach personal goals, which includes promotion. It provides social interaction which increases learners’ attention and motivation.

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How Do You Define Digital Learning?

CLO Magazine

Over the past 15 years we’ve dealt with e-learning, blended learning, social learning, 70-20-10, MOOCs, video learning and microlearning. Vendors like, Skillsoft, Grovo, Udacity, Udemy, NovoEd, SkillShare and others offer this.

Best of Elearning! 2015 Finalists Revealed


SkillSoft. Social Learning. SkillSoft. Executives Nominate 100 Solutions Across Expanded 30 Categories for Excellence. Elearning! and Government Elearning! magazines, the industry voices of the enterprise learning and workforce technology market, announced today the Best of Elearning! Awards 2015 Finalists. Readers and professionals from both the private and public sector cast more than 4,000 nominations for the best-in-class solutions across 30 product categories. Graduates to Next Level of Online Learning

CLO Magazine

It will also wrap in the social networking elements of the platform, allowing learners to like or comment on content as a way to alert their peers to useful resources, create dialogs with content authors, and let administrators know what adds value. “It

Customer Complaints, How to Avoid the Traps

eLearning 24-7

Social Learning (if they do not offer it yet) – “It is on our table for X year or a future upgrade&# some angle with mobile learning if they do not offer it, – I would rather they say, “no, we have no plans at this time.&# , but why do that – if that is what you want in the product – after all – HOPE goes a long way. Example: Skillsoft sells content – business, soft skills, etc. A community in this social space.

Types of learning systems


The learner can customize a learning plan and both course catalog and individualized learning plan appear on the same screen.LXP is social because they provide social media links which connect content to people to create authority. example: Skillsoft. Mobile learning/m-learning is learning across multiple frameworks including content and social interactions, using personal electronic devices including smartphones, wearable technology,iPads, etc.

E-Learning Innovative Products – They are Out There

eLearning 24-7

Innovators and Risk Takers – emerging technology integrated, new ideas, pushing the envelope in what is possible in e-learning/social learning/m-learning, coming up with something that has never been done before – risk takers. You do not want to switch, but your current LMS, doesn’t have the social learning or any social learning features I need or want. Not, some 3rd party aggregator like Skillsoft or Element K, where you can purchase courses from.

Seven Things I Learned This Year

Tony Karrer

Aggregation and Social Filtering Provide High Value eLearning Learning has somewhat become my singular source of great eLearning content. And the system itself is growing with sites like Social Media Informer. 6) iPad (5) SkillSoft (2) Social Learning (15) Virtual Classroom (5) ASTD (8) eLearningGuild (2) And here were my top posts based on social signals. Social Learning Tools Should Not be Separate from Enterprise 2.0

#HRTECH Learning Vendors Preview – Who to see and who to avoid

eLearning 24-7

There are few and I mean only a few who follow this pattern (example: Skillsoft), where the course library is the primary and the system secondary. Anyway, social exists in the platform, along with a built in authoring tool and the system is SCORM course standard. . If I was to compare the Big Dog Four – SuccessFactors, Saba, Cornerstone OnDemand and SumTotal by Skillsoft, Saba would win hands down. SumTotal by Skillsoft. Social arrived late for them as well.

Top 50 LMS Report for 2016 – What you need to know (criteria, approach, and yeah some vendors)

eLearning 24-7

I identify the Big Dogs as SumTotal by Skillsoft (yes, that is the actual name), Cornerstone OnDemand, Saba, SucessFactors and Oracle Taleo (although, I ask myself who is using this and if you still are why?). SumTotal by Skillsoft – the 2016 re-haul is a huge plus. I think Skillsoft has the power to turn it around – ST that is, when it comes to learning. SumTotal by Skillsoft. Social sure? Social. It’s nearly here.

Five classifications of Learning Management Systems (LMS)

Connect Thinking

SkillSoft SkillPort ). formal, informal, social, self-directed, certified, performance support, anytime/anywhere learning) the better the fit for your business. There are lots and lots of Learning Management Systems (LMS) on the market. From my observation, I have categorised LMS based on the business motivation to create and offer them to the market: LMS that are part of a larger ERP system (e.g.

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Storytelling and Video Solutions at ATD TechKnowledge 2018


We also like how seamlessly videos can be shared within social discussions and included in assessments. Next door Skillsoft was showing off its learning experience platform, Percipio , which we also covered in our LXP reports. Storytelling.

The New Corporate Learning Ecosystem: Coexistence at Work

Talented Learning

They demand training that is timely, quick, mobile and social. Powered by artificial intelligence, they provide ongoing learning content recommendations based on a user’s past preferences, profile information, tags, subjects or social behavior.

LearnTrends Speakers and Topics Accounced

Tony Karrer

Where does social really fit? Are social features really heading in the right direction or do we need to be thinking about stitching things together? We've put up a preliminary schedule for LearnTrends 2009.

Challenging Trends: Data, Learning and the LRS

HT2 Labs

We’ve done this for many common platforms in our area already, including Skillsoft, Degreed and Yammer. SCORM lacks granularity in the data, it doesn’t suit many more social or informal means of learning and it’s not practical for more micro-content; authoring or consumption. As learning professionals and technologists, we’re no strangers to the latest industry trends, but keeping up can be something of a challenge.

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‘Best of Elearning! ’ Awards Honor 100 Top Solutions


These honorees are: Skillsoft; Cisco; SuccessFactors, an SAP Company; Inxpo; IBM; Adobe; and Oracle. SOCIAL LEARNING. Talent is built by connecting teams to the best training materials across vendors and allowing them to track and share their progress in a social, collaborative way. >> Security Essentials, Avoid Social Engineering Attacks. >> >> Its games drive individual and team competition, as well as social learning. >>

Part 2: Not New, Just Revisited

CLO Magazine

“Now, learning departments are feeling pressure to foster these types of learning solutions because of the pervasiveness of social, mobile and collaboration technology.” The workforce is now filled with individuals who are not only comfortable with technology, they expect mobile and social platforms to be readily available to help them learn how to do their jobs more effectively.

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Learning Audiences Are Not Created Equal: Employees vs. Extended Enterprise

Talented Learning

Online content for employees can be aggregated from third-party providers such as OpenSesame, Skillsoft, Lynda, or Harvard Mentor. Once upon a time, HR and learning organizations focused exclusively on training and development of corporate employees. Those days are long gone.

NexGen Learning System Grid 2018-19

eLearning 24-7

A major accomplishment, and while I have zero proof here, to me, Skillsoft is a key factor in this IMO. Docebo, hit is strong with the social playlists – which a lot of vendors do not have, and it is a Tier 2. Welcome. Welcome. .