India Awards


The Innovation Awards to celebrate customer and partner success in learning and development, talent management and workforce management. The purpose of the awards program is to recognize innovative ideas, powerful programs and inspiring leaders who are helping to transform the corporate learning and talent management landscape by leveraging Skillsoft and/or SumTotal’s products and services. Customer submissions will be considered for all categories, except the Talent Development Champion of the year category, which is opt-in only. The deadline for all submissions is April 22, 2019.

Award Categories

Awards will be given in the categories noted below. A Skillsoft and SumTotal customer, in addition to customers in differing verticals or in the enterprise, SMB, education or public sector may all be awarded in the same category.

Talent Development Champion of the Year

This award honors an organization’s HR or L&D champion who has achieved exceptional and consistent success throughout the year. This individual shows remarkable skills in delivering a transformational program in part by leveraging Skillsoft and/or SumTotal solutions. In addition, this person serves as an ambassador for talent development and has used innovation and ingenuity in their programs to better his/her organization.

Program of the Year

This award recognizes an organization that has developed and implemented a leading-edge program utilizing Skillsoft and/or SumTotal solutions with measurable impact on employees and the organization. Outstanding programs have clearly defined challenges that require unique solutions to make the program a success. Award-winning programs are multifaceted; demonstrate business impact, cost savings and feature innovations that infuse a renewed energy across the organization.

Creating an Impact: Leadership Development, IT Skills and Development, Business Skills & Talent Management

This award honors an organization that develops and implements best-in-class integrated learning and/ or talent programs that demonstrate strong results. Programs feature innovation to overcome challenges and realize success.

Thinking Big: Small and Medium Businesses (SMBs)

This award acknowledges an organization with fewer than 1,000 employees that has successfully leveraged Skillsoft products to achieve ambitious business goals and empower employees. Nominees in this category demonstrate how they adapt learning, talent or workforce solutions to the fast-paced and evolving landscape of a small and medium size business environment.

Debut of the Year Award: Recognizing Customers with Outstanding Innovation

This award recognizes and distinguishes the organization which has recently implemented Skillsoft and/or SumTotal solutions (within a time period of 1 year), witnessed measurable impact and unlocked desired outcomes with regards to their talent pool and the organization. In addition, this organization has set standards and paved a clear path for those willing to embark on an organization wide initiative to incorporate talent and learning management solutions.

Award nominations are now closed!

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