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Learning by Quizzing

Eine clevere Geschäftsidee verbindet Lernen und Spielen

Saarbrücken, Juni 2018 - In unserer kompetenz- und wissensgetriebenen Arbeitswelt können sich Bildungsanbieter vor spannenden Projekten kaum retten. Konventionellen Weiterbildungsdienstleistern voraus sind dabei jedoch oft Anbieter, die den Motivations- und Spaßfaktor bei aller Kompetenzvermittlung nicht unter den Tisch fallen lassen. Solche Anbieter erobern die Gunst der Endnutzer, indem sie auf den natürlichen Spieltrieb und den Spaß am Wettbewerb eingehen, den Erwachsene genauso besitzen wie Grundschüler.

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GDPR

Skillcast Launches New Compliance Tools

London (UK), May 2018 - As businesses begin to come to terms with the launch of the GDPR, their compliance journey is only beginning. The culture change required to protect personal data and respect individual rights demands more time and effort. To help businesses on this compliance journey, Skillcast has launched two new tools to conduct internal compliance audits and to provide just-in-time support to their employees. 

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Higher Education

UK Universities Respond to the GDPR Challenge

GDPR for higher educationLondon (UK), May 2018 - GDPR is the biggest change in data protection legislation for twenty years, coming into effect on 25 May 2018. Despite this, analyst firm Gartner showed that around half of those affected by the legislation - whether in the EU or outside - will not be in full compliance when the regulations take effect. Schools, colleges, and universities across the UK have responded to the GDPR challenge by designing their own sector-specific GDPR for Higher Education training course.

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Engage in Learning

Learning Materials to Help Prevent Card Fraud

Gloucester (UK), May 2018 - Some £58bn was spent via credit and debit cards in the UK in April last year, some 6.8 per cent more than was spent in April 2016, according to the UK’s Office for National Statistics. While this might appear to offer increasing opportunities for card fraud, these opportunities are being minimised by the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) – and by related learning materials, such as those launched recently by Engage in Learning.

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Lernstrategie

Keine Angst vor Digitalisierung

Steve Wainwright, Managing Director, EMEA, Skillsoft GruppeLondon, Mai 2018 - (von Steve Wainwright, Managing Director EMEA, Skillsoft) 54% der Arbeitnehmer befürchten im Zuge der digitalen Automatisierung den Verlust ihres Jobs. Dies ergab eine repräsentative Umfrage von Infratest Dimap. Laut Digitalverband BITKOM fühlen sich sieben von zehn Arbeitnehmern "not ready" für die digitale Arbeitswelt und die damit verbundenen Anforderungen. Dabei haben Industrie und Wirtschaft mit 33,5 Milliarden Euro in den letzten Jahren nicht gerade wenig in IT-gestützte Lernformate zu digitalen Themen investiert. Die Erfolge sind jedoch offenbar bescheiden. 

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Digitale Transformation

Eigenverantwortlich neue Kompetenzen erwerben

Kirsten WessendorfSaarbrücken, Mai 2018 – Kaum etwas ist so beständig wie der Wandel in heutigen Lern- und Arbeitskontexten. Die Notwendigkeit, immer besser, vorausschauender und schneller zu werden, ist allgegenwärtig. Weiterbildung spielt dabei fast ständig eine Rolle. Viele Unternehmen haben bereits verstanden, wie wichtig es ist, die innerbetrieblichen Lernarchitekturen zu überdenken oder neu aufzusetzen.

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Off the Shelf

GDPR Digital Training Course Library

GDPRLondon (UK), April 2018 - Staff training is essential for demonstrating compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), with which all businesses need to comply beginning 25 May 2018. The GDPR is a complex regulation. In addition to firm-wide awareness raising, employees will need in-depth training on consent, international transfers, individual rights, and more. Skillcast has launched the first digital training course library covering these topics to support businesses in GDPR compliance.

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FS training and L&D

Unicorn Training Appoints New Senior Product Manager

Richard WhittingtonLondon (UK), April 2018 - Unicorn Training is delighted to welcome experienced financial services L&D professional Richard Whittington as the company's new Product Manager. Richard, who has worked in FS training and L&D for twenty years, joins Unicorn from Shawbrook Bank where, as Training and Development Manager, he led on creating a bank-wide training curriculum to support the IPO and achieve FTSE 250 status.

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HR in Housing

Virtual College to Advise on Effective Learning Programmes

Ilkley (UK), April 2018 - Award-winning online training provider Virtual College will be exhibiting at HR in Housing 2018, providing HR professionals with advice and guidance on the most effective learning programmes to facilitate change and aid cost savings.

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