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November 29, 2017

How IoT is transforming healthcare

By Kyle Gingrich

How IoT is transforming healthcare

Whether we realize it or not, every day The Internet of Things (IoT) is changing the way we live our lives. So pervasive and extensive is its reach, it can be hard to examine the real impact it is having, however, I believe Healthcare is a good industry to start with as it touches everyone at some point. So just how is IoT affecting ...

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November 20, 2017

Transitioning from the military to civilian workforce

By Lee Moreland

Transitioning from the military to civilian workforce

We are pleased to bring you a guest blog post from the Institute for Veterans and Military Families (IVMF) at Syracuse University with a testimonial by one of their program participants. The IVMF is using Skillsoft’s content to advance the lives of U.S. military veterans and their families. The IT Skills & Certification an ...

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November 17, 2017

The top 6 best practices for a successful Compliance Program

By Norman Ford

The top 6 best practices for a successful Compliance Program

Compliance is often reduced to a check-box mentality; one where behaviour is dictated by fear of consequence and punishment, rather than a real desire to utilize compliance as a means of furthering and achieving desired business outcomes. By viewing it this way, as chore, a requirement rather than a benefit filled with potential and ...

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November 15, 2017

How the Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University helped one veteran re-join the workforce

By Ashleigh Titre

How the Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University helped one veteran re-join the workforce

We are pleased to bring you a guest blog post from the Institute for Veterans and Military Families (IVMF) at Syracuse University with a testimonial by one of their program participants. The IVMF is using Skillsoft’s content to advance the lives of U.S. military veterans and their families. The IT Skills & Certification an ...

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November 13, 2017

Unsure where to start in IT? Here’s what the data says.

By Mark Onisk

Unsure where to start in IT? Here’s what the data says.

A friend of mine recently found himself at a crossroads in his career. While he had spent many years in front-line technical support and service roles, he had not built any truly marketable skills or credentials. He had a solid grounding in IT, but had never focused his career or skill development to develop the “hard skills&r ...

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November 10, 2017

Sexual Orientation Protection Under Title VII: Where Does It Stand Now, and Where is It Going?

By Wendy Fischman, Esq.

Sexual Orientation Protection Under Title VII: Where Does It Stand Now, and Where is It Going?

Although the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) has, since 2015, taken the position that Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 prohibits harassment and discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation, not all federal courts agree with this interpretation. Recently, the entire bench of the U.S. Court of Appeals ...

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November 09, 2017

How a U.S. Army veteran gained the certifications he needed to be successful post-service

By Claude L. Jenkins II

How a U.S. Army veteran gained the certifications he needed to be successful post-service

We are pleased to bring you a guest blog post from the Institute for Veterans and Military Families (IVMF) at Syracuse University with a testimonial from one of their program participants. The IVMF is using Skillsoft’s content to advance the lives of U.S. military veterans and their families. The IT Skills & Certification ...

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November 06, 2017

Digital Transformation – Are you ready?

By Heide Abelli

Digital Transformation – Are you ready?

Learning support for digital transformation is garnering a lot of attention in the L&D departments of most organizations these days -- and for a good reason. As the primary driver behind the merging of business and management skills with traditional IT skills, it is pushing organizations to develop digital intelligence and to cr ...

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November 03, 2017

Thinking about getting a CompTIA certificate? Then you must read this.

By Kieran King

Thinking about getting a CompTIA certificate? Then you must read this

Work in IT? Thinking of working in IT? Then you know not only how valuable a CompTIA certificate is, you know that with a CompTIA certification, you have a better chance of getting noticed by employers. Did you also know that the vast majority (91%) of hiring managers believe that IT certifications establish expertise? Or that Comp ...

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November 01, 2017

What’s grit got to do with it?

By Tara O’Sullivan

What’s grit got to do with it?

Have you ever wondered about success, or more accurately, about who is successful and why? Do you think it’s simply down to intelligence and therefore if you were not lucky enough to be born with a high IQ, there is nothing you can do about how successful you will be in your job or life? Angela Duckworth, an accomplished speak ...

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