Telus wins SkillSoft Perspectives Industry Award.

SkillSoft (a provider of e-learning and performance solutions) annually honours and recognizes several of their clients for their work and innovation in e-learning in 5 categories: Industry Achievement Award, e-Learning Innovation, Program Award, Learning Leader of the Year and Performance Support Innovation.

This year Telus has continued its streak with e-Learning awards and has captured the SkillSoft Perspectives 2008 Industry Award.

“TELUS Communications/Industry Achievement Award – TELUS uses training and education to effectively leverage its most valuable assets – people and knowledge. TELUS supports its approximately 30,000 team members with learning programs designed to invest in the individual’s growth, attract and retain the best talent, create a future- friendly workplace, and enable business productivity and success. This company has used training and education to leverage its most valuable assets, people and knowledge. Unquestionably this team has influenced the industry as a whole with its commitment to learning and leading edge ideas.”

“Each and every award recipient has been able to take their use of learning and performance support solutions to the next level, and their organizations are clearly reaping the benefits,” said Jerry Nine, COO of SkillSoft. “We’re excited to honor them for the achievements because they have not only established best-in-class learning environments, but have closely aligned learning with their strategic priorities and business objectives.