Emily Wiese

Vice President, Digital Skills Portfolio, Skillsoft

New to Skillsoft, Emily is responsible for the driving strategic vision of the digital skills content portfolio. Passionate about enabling people to succeed, she has extensive experience in the eLearning and training industries. Most recently, Emily was a product manager at Pearson, where she led a team developing RevelTM, Pearson’s next-generation interactive learning environment.  Prior to that, she was a product manager at Aptima, Inc. where she led the development of innovative performance measurement and training technologies for simulation-based training environments.  With an MSE and BSE in human factors and industrial engineering from the University of Iowa, Emily has always been enthusiastic about improving the lives of individuals at the intersection of technology and critical, everyday activities.  She is excited to now be leading that charge at Skillsoft.

Content Featuring Emily Wiese

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Digital Literacy: Adopt, Adapt and Dive Right In

October 9, 2017 | Emily Wiese

When technology first introduced new devices and new approaches to users everywhere, it didn’t take long at all for boundaries to be pushed, especially with digital capabilities in the workplace. Some technological advances were easily adopted and some were not, but regardless of which tech made the cut, leaders couldn’t seem to build a developed pipeline with the digital literacy skills needed to support workplace change.