SkillSoft and IBM expand adaptive learning

April 4, 2014 - Research O61

On April 2, 2014, Skillsoft released new updates from the company’s joint-venture with IBM designed to leverage big data in enterprise learning for adaptive learning capabilities. The updates announced in April are centered on optimizing individual learning experiences through assessments and analytics, facilitating recommendations for development through self-service, and recording progress using individual employee records. The individualized approach will enable customers to increase employee retention engagement, and reduce costs associated with high levels of turnover and new-hire onboarding.