Skillsoft product overview
Skillsoft is a corporate digital learning platform focused on transforming today’s workforce for tomorrow’s economy. It provides enterprise learning solutions designed to prepare organizations for the future of work, overcome critical skill gaps, drive demonstrable behavior change, and unlock the potential in their people.
The platform offers a comprehensive suite of premium, original, and authorized partner content, including libraries of leadership and business skills, technology and developer, and compliance curricula. It delivers a selection of cloud-based corporate learning content, including courses, videos, and books. With access to a wide spectrum of learning options, organizations can increase learner engagement and retention. Skillsoft helps companies unlock the potential in their most valuable asset – their people – by introducing engaging L&D content and technology that drives business impact for modern enterprises.
Pros of Skillsoft
- Skillsoft courses are 100% on the cloud. As a result, people can access them anytime and anywhere and develop the habit of continuous learning.
- It brings scenario-based courses that drive better learning outcomes.
Cons of Skillsoft
- Users find Skillsoft’s interface to be outdated compared to competitors.
Breakdown of core features
Business skills training
Skillsoft delivers a broad set of hard and soft skill training on topics such as collaboration, professional development, team building, and project execution. It has an extensive Business Skills library and multi-dimensional content with practice and retrieval options to reinforce and retain learning.
The platform provides a professional certifications catalog with content for the organization’s training certification program needs. Skillsoft offers certifications on various topics, including cloud security, software development, process improvement, and business planning & analysis.
Skillsoft partners with legal and safety experts to develop accurate and up-to-date training content in different languages with translation support and cultural adaptation. It supports desktop and tablet devices and multiple training formats like courseware, supplemental impacts, experts, job aids, transcripts customization tools, and professional services.
The solution’s coaching capabilities accelerate the professional growth and development of leaders, from first-time managers to C-Suite veterans. It facilitates Personalized Coaching that individuals to work one-on-one with an executive-quality coach to build a personalized development plan and define actionable strategies to achieve their goals.
(Last updated on 06/08/2022 by Liz Laurente-Ticong)