Why Hackers Hate Compliance Training

Here’s some bad news: cyber security threats to businesses of all sizes increased exponentially last year.

2016 was the year that hacking and politics collided spectacularly during the US presidential elections.  It was also the year when more individuals and small businesses lost valuable time, data, money or assets through breaches in information security.  In the UK, 54% of businesses were targeted by some form of cyber attack (Computer Business Review).

Read more about how elearning can combat cyber security issues over on GLAD Solutions!

Stories: A Powerful Elearning Tool

How are you doing with your Summer reading list? I’m currently binge reading lots of old childhood favourites. I’m surprised by how dark Peter Pan is, coming to it as an adult!

Stories aren’t just kids stuff, however. They’re powerful didactic tools which reach across time, space, culture and age. I’ve been using them more and more for corporate clients as part of scenarios, to create engagement and make the real-world applications of learning clear.

I wrote a blog a while ago about stories in elearning, and why they’re so important for creating engaging. Perhaps you can add it to your Summer reading!