Local MP Neil Carmichael has championed Gloucestershire-based company nimble®eLearning in the launch of their MS Society Prize Draw Fundraiser. The initiative invites participation from local businesses in a dedicated effort to help people affected by multiple sclerosis.
HMRC estimates £40 billion each year is laundered through British organisations by criminals and terrorists. That’s a lot of dirty washing isn’t it? But such large figures can be meaningless.
To contextualise it:
• £1 billion pays for 147,000 state pensions
• In the 2015 General Election the Conservatives promised £18 billion to go into the Right to Buy Scheme
• £40 billion pays for 4 months’ budget for the NHS.
The quote in the title of this article is from Jeffrey Rosen, the American Information Security expert, reminds us of the dangers of complacency.
It’s so easy to assume our information is safe, isn’t it? Yet, as we point out in our Information Security training course, (here), a government survey last year reported 80% of organisations experienced a breach in their security and it cost an average £600,000 per year.
“Consider what your users are telling you!” That’s the advice from Karen Hancox-Barringer, Head of Learning and Development at Autonet Insurance Group, the UK’s largest van insurance broker. The company aims to provide a superior and professional service to their customers and Karen uses nimble® as a means to achieve their training goals with 700 members of staff.
Luan is a freelance marketing consultant with fifteen years’ experience in agency, client-side and consultancy roles. Last year she was recognised as one of the top five female marketers in the UK in the #LinkedInBestConnected social campaign. We originally met Luan in her role as chair of the Gloucestershire Chartered Institute of Marketing when she began to think of ways to use nimble® in her consultancy.
DFDS is a huge organisation. You may have travelled on its passenger ferries but you may not be aware of its Logistics activities which moves freight as well. Its routes extend to Scandinavia in the north, Italy in the south, Ireland in the west, Russia to the east and involves visiting 21 countries. It employs six thousand people, half that number as mariners.
Before starting rolling out your course to learners you should check that you have:
Good things come in threes! Three cheers, primary colours, the ingredients of the BLT.
On Thursday September 15th another good thing to remember - our third nimble®Community Day. We aim to make it the best yet!
You can register here
We’ll have another exciting key note speaker, there will be break-out groups to help you develop best practice, find out about our latest developments and improve your skills and knowledge.
The development of eLearning is advancing rapidly, recent research recommends the importance of ensuring you stay up-to-date with learning technologies. How can you do this? What should be your priorities and values? This article provides 5 lessons based on this recent research.