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A New Approach to Cybersecurity in the Age of Digital Transformation

A New Approach to Cybersecurity in the Age of Digital Transformation

It is European Cyber Security Month (ECSM), so prepare to be inundated with the usual scaremongering social posts about the rise of cyberattacks. But I propose something slightly different. While there is plenty to frighten even the most experienced CEO, it’s also time we talked about the impact of digital transformation on cybersecurity.Read more

School Bullying Graduates to the Workplace. Here’s How We Stop It.

School Bullying Graduates to the Workplace. Here’s How We Stop It.

October is the month of apple picking, hayrides, carving pumpkins and trick-or-treating on Halloween. It is also National Bullying Prevention Month. More than one out of every five students are bullied. The type of bullying students experience includes being made fun of, called names, pushed or shoved and the destruction of personal property.Read more

Is Your Organization Well Prepared for a Cyber Attack?

Is Your Organization Well Prepared for a Cyber Attack?

October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, providing the perfect opportunity for organizations to review their security policies, evaluate alternative options and implement any changes if necessary. The Ponemon Institute’s 2018 Cost of a Data Breach Study shows that the average cost of a data breach incident was approximately $3.86 million, a 6.22% increase from the previous year and a number expected to grow in the future exponentially.Read more

Percipio Gives Learners 3 New Ways to Grow Their Technology and Development Skills

Percipio Gives Learners 3 New Ways to Grow Their Technology and Development Skills

We all process information differently.  We also have preferred learning styles. Some of us are visual, and others lean towards something auditory, a podcast or audiobook perhaps. Therefore, offering learners the choice to watch, read and listen is an effective way to increase skills development and knowledge acquisition.Read more

Meeting the Demands of Technology Means Changing Learning

 

Meeting the Demands of Technology Means Changing Learning

The adoption of consumer-oriented customer-facing technologies to improve the user experience is challenging everything we know about behaviour, what people want, and importantly for L&D, the expectations people have about how organisations plan to deliver career development opportunities.Read more