• Skillsoft set to be bought

    Skillsoft, the giant e-learning courses and services business, looks set to be bought. The company, with a turnover c£200 million, is currently courting a $1.1 billion offer.
    Clearly the prospective buyer, a new company formed from a group of three private equity firms who are raising over half the cost from the banks, clearly see the [...]

  • E-learning – for all?

    Just a week or so on from the CIPD’s annual survey stating that 39% of the UK’s small businesses wanted to ‘do e-learning’ (at least for those linked to the CIPD), a study from Germany states 1 in 2 small businesses “wants to invest in e-learning in future”.
    All indications point to a shift towards e-learning, [...]