Timing is Everything: Planning Your Compliance Training Communication Strategy

So, you’ve built a transformational compliance training program. All that’s left to do is deliver it and your organization will be on the cutting edge of compliance – right? Not quite. There’s a huge piece of the puzzle that, if overlooked, will compromise your compliance initiative from the start. What could be that critical? Your...

Inspiring Compliance Training? It can be done…

Once upon a time there was a training program that cultivated a thriving culture of compliance throughout an organization. With minimal resources, skills, and bandwidth, a dynamic and creative learning design team triumphed against the odds and created an effective and compelling learning solution in alignment with the goals of the organization. Complete fairy tale?...

Getting Your Compliance Training Blend Right

Your learning and development team has been tasked with designing an organization-wide global compliance training rollout. Since you are looking for a solution that’s available to all employees worldwide and is easy to track and monitor, you’ve decided to go with e-learning. Given the global reach required, this is certainly the best choice – right?...

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...

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...

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...

Rolling Out a Global Compliance Training Program

Organizations are exposed to greater compliance risks than ever as the pace of globalization quickens, the global regulatory environment grows more complex, and customers and shareholders become more demanding. So how does an organization ensure that the planning and implementation of global compliance training is robust enough to meet the needs of learners across a...

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...

Q&A: Novartis International Integrity & Compliance Training Team

Interactive compliance training presents: 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...

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...