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Skillsoft is a Nashua, NH-based Edtech company with a growing presence in Boston that is a global innovator that incorporates learning. The company's comprehensive, cloud-based learning content has helped organizations all over the world grow and become
The headquarters is located right in the center of Beantown, but the company has locations all over the world, as well as having a number of remote employees. It's a very dynamic workplace with so much room to grow. Growth is enabled by the company's love for employees who strive to always be learning.
On what a typical day might look like at Skillsoft, Dorothy, a Social Strategist with the company, said that a typical day is anything but typical.
"No two days are ever the same at Skillsoft. One day I can collaborate on a social campaign with our Australia/New Zealand team and the next head to a conference in the US to provide live social media support. Of course, it's not always that glamorous, but it's always a lot of fun to work with all the different teams from around the world."
Skillsoft takes social responsibility seriously. They believe in giving back to the communities in which they work. The company's Corporate Social Responsibility Program consists of three different parts:
The company is also extremely diverse. The company has over 140 million users worldwide in 160 different countries and 29 languages. A company with this type of reach has to have a diverse workforce for all the necessary perspectives that require intimate attention. Skillsoft is actively committed to maintaining its highly diverse team, as well as adding and improving diversity.
Skillsoft values transparency and openness in communication, from top to bottom. That is why they have open-door policies for all of their managers, and make managers super accessible to teams.
John, a Principal User Experience Designer, had this to say about the company's openness: "Skillsoft embraces input and feedback at all levels. I've found that if you have an idea, there are receptive ears at all levels of the organization who will listen, and work with you to make it happen."
The culture at Skillsoft is all about learning, growing and finding success in your life. The company has highlighted a few mantras if you will, that guide the way their culture grows and changes with new people and a changing world.
Skillsoft is a fun company to work for. If it isn't the company organizing a group event, it's the tight-knit group of employees that really just like hanging out with each other.
When thinking about some examples of company get-togethers, Julie, an Office Manager with Skillsoft, said, "We've celebrated the Superbowl, Red Sox Opening Day, National Chocolate Chip Day and Employee Appreciation Day to name just a few. We also have lots of contests such as Halloween Costumes & Ugly Holiday Sweaters. Of course, there is our big Summer Outing (with unlimited Kimball Farm ice cream) and our Annual Holiday Party."
When Skillsoft gets someone on board, they want to do everything they can to make sure that the person is not only happy but wants to grow with the company and stay for the long haul. That is why they offer such great benefits. The benefits that Skillsoft offers, support the employees' health and well-being, mentally and physically. Some of those benefits are:
Learning and growing are huge at Skillsoft. Being n Edtech company, and all, they kind of have to be. The company offers its employees leadership development programs to help them advance their careers. The company also offers Scholarship Programs for employee dependents, to make sure that the next generation is getting the education they deserve.
The interview process at Skillsoft has been described by current and former employees as smooth, personal and professional. The hiring staff is very approachable and open. That being said, the interviews will be a little difficult. There won't be trick questions or anything like that, but the interviewer(s) will make absolutely sure that you are not only a good fit for the requirements of the role, but also that you are a good cultural fit. The process, from the first contact to company decision, could take anywhere from 2-5 weeks, depending on the position.
The Organization’s MissionWe are your trusted partner and leading global provider of high-quality, innovative, cloud-based learning and performance support resources. Enabling organizations to achieve competitive advantages through superior enterprise-wide knowledge and skills.
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Skillsoft Salaries By Job Title
On average, employees at Skillsoft stay with the company for 3.3 years. Employees most commonly join Skillsoft after leaving Xerox. When they leave Skillsoft, they most frequently get their next job at Pearson Education.
|Average Length of Employment|
Thomson NETg3.8 years
Saba Software2.8 years
Cornerstone OnDemand1.4 years
|Top Employers Before Skillsoft|
Smith & Nephew9.1 %
|Top Employers After Skillsoft|
Pearson Education9.6 %
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Charles Moran (founder)
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