Impact of Data Breach on an Organization

Last month, after a successful purchase by Verizon, search engine giant Yahoo revealed that as many as 500 million user accounts had been compromised, resulting in Verizon asking for a $1 billion discount on the $4.5 billion dollar purchase. (The hacker who sold the data, revealing the breach, assured Yahoo that there were “only” 200 million hacked accounts and the data …

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Online Sexual Harassment Training Removes the Stigma

Online Sexual Harassment Training Removes the Stigma Sexual harassment in the work place is unacceptable under every single circumstance. It is something that every company large or small should be addressing. The “costs” of sexual harassment are wide reaching and go beyond the amount of money they involve. Every company should be providing sexual harassment training that should be delivered …

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The Pros and Cons of Self Policing

The Pros and Cons of Self Policing Self Policing refers to a setting whereby an organization is fully liable for its compliance to ethical, safety, and legal standards. The inverse of self policing is when an organization outsources specialists to perform an analysis on whether the organization has complied with the accepted standards or not.   What advantages does self-policing provide? It …

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Information Security Training Online is the Solution

Information Security Training Online is the Solution Frankly, in today’s world information security should be a top priority. Information security is important not only to the sanctity of your business, clients and processes but it also is important to your business reputation. The quickest way to lose trust among clients and potential clients is to have an information security breech. …

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Increase Your Profitability With Behavior Regulation

Increase Your Profitability By Behavior Regulation One of the most vexing questions confronting businesses today is can you regulate employee behavior? Individual freedom is generally considered to be an inviolable right permitting a person to conduct themselves generally as he/she sees fit as long as it does not adversely affect another individual. However, businesses do have some leverage to regulate behavior since …

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The Importance of Compliance in Healthcare

The Importance of Compliance in Healthcare For the healthcare industry, compliance training and awareness is of the utmost importance. The privacy and protection of patients has a direct and crucial bearing, not just on an organization’s ability to maintain its presence in the industry, but also on the quality of life of the patient. The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability …

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Bridge the Generational Gap in Compliance Training

Bridge the Generational Gap in Compliance Training Hospitals and clinics have an atmosphere of diversity, high energy, and stress. This combination makes the subject of compliance run on a good-faith method for an employee. Attitudes and characteristics about compliance mix, and unless someone catches a non-compliance decision, noticing potential issues could come too late.   For example, a young overwhelmed ER nurse needs …

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3 Tactics to Help Employees Gain Understanding

3 Tactics to Help Employees Gain Understanding Compliance training is a lot like swimming lessons. You’re bringing in a new batch of employees, and you want to make sure they can keep their heads above water before you throw them into the deep end. They don’t need to be perfect, but they need to be able to do the absolute …

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