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Blended Learning: Why It Is Important To Mix It Up

By Norm Ford

Blended Learning in Compliance Training

Today I want to talk about blended learning, the third component of successful compliance training. So far, as part of a six-part series on this topic, I have discussed the vital role alignment and a risk-based approach play in the design, implementation, and realization of an effective and successful compliance program.Read more

Setting the Right Tone At the Top

Setting the Right Tone At the Top

By Norm Ford

“Sticking with the idea that an individual person’s standard of what’s right or wrong is affected by the persons with whom he or she associates, I can’t stress enough the importance of the tone that is established at the top of any organization.Read more

Failing Fast and Succeeding

Wendy Sachs

By Wendy Sachs

Big trends have a way of touching all of us. From tattoos to Birkenstocks to gay marriage, certain ideas, products, and political movements have an uncanny ability to reach critical mass and then gain acceptance, folding into the fabric of our collective culture.Read more

Here Comes Percipio ELSA – Learning Just Got a Whole Lot Easier

Here Comes Percipio ELSA – Learning Just Got a Whole Lot Easier

By Apratim Purakayastha

One of the many rewards of having children is that sense of wonder and awe you experience as you watch them grow. Such is the universality of these emotions that even Bob Harris, Bill Murray’s rather enigmatic character in 2003’s critically acclaimed Lost in Translation, talks about kids as being the most interesting people you will ever meet.Read more

Let It Go: Why We Need To Change the Stories We Tell

Let It Go: Why We Need To Change the Stories We Tell

By Tara O’Sullivan

Stories are powerful teaching tools.

Our brains, research tells us, are hardwired to understand and learn from stories; that we instinctively are drawn to the messaging, and we internalise and “get it” is a most basic human trait.Read more