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SkillSoft

SkillSoft features hundreds of online books, courses, simulations and performance support tools on a variety of business and management topics. You can access Skillsoft at work, at home or on the road from a PC, using Internet Explorer or MAC, using Safari. To subscribe for two months free, please contact Emalynn Robinson, erobinson@lbl.gov.

Following are examples of SkillSoft topics:

  • Project Management Basic/Introduction curriculum
    • This curriculum offers courses on introduction to project management, project planning, initiating a project/preparing the project plan, essential project management tools and project integration.
      • The project management curriculum in particular is aligned with content required for national certification in that discipline. SkillSoft is a Project Management Institute (PMI) Charter-Global Registered Education Provider and offers the Project Management Body Of Knowledge (PMBOK) project management courses. 
  • Business Writing Essentials
    • This curriculum offers courses on writing with intention, avoiding errors in usage and punctuation, avoiding grammatical errors in business writing, crisp composition, writing to reach the audience, getting the most from business documents, the writing process.