Q&A with Nicole Tarasoff

Interactive compliance training presents: Q&A with Nicole Tarasoff Nicole Tarasoff is a writer-turned-compliance officer living in the San Francisco Bay Area. After graduating from Arizona State University with a BA in English, Nicole found herself working in the financial sector as a risk analyst, where she developed an unexpected passion for simplifying the language of compliance. Nicole later served as …

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Why do you need competition law training?

Back in 2013, the European Commission fined a group of six high-profile financial institutions for “participating in cartels in the interest rate derivatives industry,” according to  a European Commission press release. Eight firms were initially fined, with two ultimately escaping punishment, for rigging financial benchmarks of the London interbank offered rate (Libor), the Tokyo interbank offered rate and the euro …

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What You Need to Know About SB1343, California’s New Harassment Training Requirements

Sexual Harassment prevention training isn’t new to employers in California, but the number of employers and employees impacted by such training initiatives has grown. Shortly after New York passed legislation requiring that all employees receive annual sexual harassment prevention training, California set about expanding on the previous requirements set forth by AB1825. Is Your Company Impacted by SB1343? Previously, with AB1825, …

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Designing Effective Learning Experiences

“Great designers are great empathizers. It’s what separates a design that has soul from one that’s simply well-realized.” – Industrial designer and design educator, Paul Backett The modern era of training and e-learning is often characterized by the learning coma – a phenomenon in which learners are lulled into a semi-conscious state of boredom and ennui, all the while trying …

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Q&A: Novartis International Integrity & Compliance Training Team

Interactive compliance trainingpresents: Q&A: Novartis International Integrity & Compliance Training Team Britta Luescher, PhD – Previous Director for Compliance Training Britta Luescher was Director for Compliance Training at Novartis International, where she established new and efficient ways for compliance training and internal communication. Britta has been in the role since 2011 and worked in multiple commercial management roles since joining …

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Facebook: why data privacy matters

In the midst of posting your name, pictures, and background on social media sites, did you ever consider who your information reaches, beyond your family and friends? Just last week I posted a picture on my Facebook account. It was a picture of my childhood dog and me. I posted the old photo with the caption, “Me and Charlie.” I …

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5 Tips for Planning 2019 Compliance Training

What’s on the horizon for compliance training? The landscape is expanding and changing rapidly, with new technology and visions on how to keep the workplace safe and comfortable, with a view to ensuring that employees are confident and informed every day. As 2018 comes to a close, we are on the cusp of exciting possibilities and solutions for businesses in …

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Q&A With Jeffrey Langa (BNP Paribas)

Interactive compliance trainingpresents: Q&A with Jeffrey Langa Vice President, Compliance Training, BNP Paribas Jeffrey Langa is the Americas Compliance Training Manager at BNP Paribas. He is responsible for the creation, development and execution of the Annual Training Plan throughout the region. He further chairs a monthly Training Council meeting with the training leads in the Americas region. Jeffrey is a …

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Six Top Corporate Compliance Training Trends for 2019

With 2018 coming to a close, we have compiled a list of the new necessities for compliance training. It would be ill-advised to make your business’s next move without a plan based on what is offered, as well as what is needed. Businesses must supply employees with compliance training that prepares learners for their day-to-day roles, and not just training …

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