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Developing Digital Dexterity in The Modern Organization

Tuesday, May 29th, 2018 @ 11 - 12 p.m. ET

Is your workforce ready for digital transformation?

Digital transformation demands the investment and realignment of technology, business models, and work processes to create innovative experiences for customers and employees. 92% of companies are attempting to build a digital culture, yet 86% are uncertain of how to tackle the challenge. How can you develop a digitally-dexterous workforce?

In this webinar, we’ll discuss:

  • Benefits of a digital-ready workforce, such as capitalizing on technological innovations and revenue-generating opportunities
  • Equipping your employees with core digital competencies and training on digital concepts, tools and methodologies
  • Reframing traditional business models and work processes to include a strong digital dimension

About the Speaker:

Heide Abelli, Senior Vice President, Content Product Management

Heide is Senior Vice President of Skillsoft's training and development content and is also responsible for its Leadership & Business Skills content portfolios. She joined Skillsoft last year and is responsible for driving innovation across those content areas.

Heide has extensive experience in the publishing, media and educational technology & corporate training sectors. Prior to joining Skillsoft, she spent almost a decade working at Harvard Business Publishing, where she developed award-winning e-learning products in the leadership and business skills content areas, including interactive simulations, video-based courses, case studies and interactive learning solutions. Prior to that, she held several roles at the global publishing and media giant, Bertelsmann.

Heide is passionate about leveraging technology to improve the practice of management. She is also a thought leader in the areas of training and development and management and leadership. She has been quoted in numerous publications including CLO Magazine, HR Drive, Business Insider, INC,, Deal Crunch and Learning Solutions, to name a few. She is also a frequent participant in panel discussions and presenter at leading industry conferences. Because Heide has also held leadership roles in product development, innovation and product management at Fortune 100 companies, she truly has her finger on the pulse of what organizations need to train and develop today's workforce, especially in an era of digital transformation.

Heide holds an MBA with distinction from Harvard Business School and is on the faculty of the Management and Organization Department of Boston College's School of Business.