Dealing with Workplace Sexual Harassment

KnowledgeCity

Who hasn’t seen the hashtag or become aware of the groundswell of support for those who have endured workplace sexual harassment? In 2015, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) collected 165 million complaints alleging harassment. #MeToo.

Training Not Enough to Prevent Sexual Harassment

CLO Magazine

New accusations of sexual harassment and assault by men in power surface nearly daily. Tens of thousands of people across the country have used the #MeToo hashtag to share their experience of abuse and harassment on social media. Beyond Check the Box.

Sexual Harassment Prevention Starts With Leadership

CLO Magazine

Eighty-five percent of women have reported some form of sexual harassment at work, and seemingly even more than that have experienced it, as evidenced by the #MeToo movement sweeping social media. Changing the Culture. Beyond Training.

Racial Bias or Workplace Sexual Harassment – Why eLearning is an effective solution.

Enyota Learning

The recent incident at Starbucks, which involved two African American customers, has created quite a storm. This article doesn’t focus on the controversy around whether it was racial bias or unconscious bias. Perceived discrimination could happen anywhere - at work, the park, or even on the train. The only difference is the manner in which your employees deal with customers. An ideal mix of training on these matters could be: Module.

Speaking Out Against Sexual Harassment in the Workplace

GO1

In recent months, there’s been a lot of media focus and discussion around the pervasiveness of sexual harassment in the tech industry. The post Speaking Out Against Sexual Harassment in the Workplace appeared first on GO1 Learning.

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Why Is Title VI Compliance Training So Important?

KnowledgeCity

Kennedy stated his case for making the Civil Rights Act, including Title VI, a reality. Discouraging racial discrimination is the essence of Title VI as it became part of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. Discrimination is a learned behavior , starting as early as infancy.

International Women’s Day 2018: The Facts About Sexual Harassment in the Workplace

GO1

As we celebrate International Women’s Day today, it’s a reminder to press forward and progress gender parity in the workplace. It’s also a reminder to make sure we continue challenging the issues of discrimination, bias, and sexual harassment. Over the last twelve months, we’ve seen a lot of media focus and discussion around the pervasiveness […]. Compliance Social & Community Team discrimination sexual harassment workplace

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Google Walkouts Over Women’s Rights

KnowledgeCity

The Google walkouts follow a turbulent week for the Internet giant after The New York Times reported late this past week that Google actively protected three executives against valid sexual misconduct allegations. A publicly disclosed sexual harassment transparency report.”

Why Bystander Intervention Is the Best Defense Against Harassment

CLO Magazine

Bystander intervention training is the only research-backed solution for preventing workplace sexual harassment. The Chicago Tribune , New York Times and Harvard Business Review all published reports in the last year highlighting this research.

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How Effective is Mandatory Harassment Training?

CLO Magazine

The landscape around harassment has changed more in the past six to eight months than I’ve seen it happen in 28 years of being in human resources,” said Amy Polefrone, president at HR Strategy Group. ” The goal is to stop harassment through learning.

7 Ways it Pays to Invest in Diversity Training

KnowledgeCity

There’s a lot of talk about diversity in our culture – especially in the workplace. Diversity seems to be the new business buzzword with companies increasingly eager to show their commitment to the idea of a diverse workforce by providing diversity training and initiatives.

Top 4 Problems with Diversity Training and How to Fix Them

KnowledgeCity

But, do we really understand what it means in the workplace? There is also the issue of lawsuits as more employees seek justice in discrimination suits that cost companies millions of dollars every year. One of the problems might be your understanding of the definition of diversity.

Why is ADA Training Critical to Your Business?

KnowledgeCity

According to the U.S. Consequently, ADA training isn’t just about staying compliant. Reading through the actual ADA law passed in 1990 is an exercise in patience. Consequently, it’s hard to process the day-to-day benefits. ADA Training Basics.

Why Is FERPA Compliance Training Important?

KnowledgeCity

Consequently, FERPA compliance training is more important than ever to ensure institutional safety and information security. It is a federal law that stands for the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act. FERPA was originally known as the Buckley Amendment when it became law in 1974.

Training Isn't the Answer

The Performance Improvement Blog

Every day, it seems, another high profile case of sexual harassment comes to light. Clearly, sexual harassment and a hostile work environment are a pervasive problem. is not more training. In the current, knowledge economy, this kind of management no longer works.

4 Tips to Writing eLearning Scripts That Sing

Association eLearning

If you’re getting started on a new script for an eLearning course, you probably aren’t planning to create a “musical” experience. A great song is relatable, the lyrics that get stuck in your head and you can recite them years later. Okay, now back to your eLearning script.

5 Common eLearning Mistakes To Avoid!

Schoox

At Schoox, we believe in the power of eLearning. We believe that interactive training such as elearning is the future of corporate training – and the future of education. However, eLearning is not a “silver bullet”. Curious to learn more?

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

For those who create training or administer training programs, that means considering and meeting the needs of learners with disabilities. A Guide for Creating and Buying Accessible Online Training within Your Organization’s Training Program. It Is the Law.

The (Not So) Curious case of Corporate eLearning

Raptivity

So you head the Learning and Development function at your organization. Or wait, maybe you are involved in the Talent Management function. Ever considered moving to online learning? Not everybody is the same when it comes to the ability of grasping new stuff.

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

For those who create training or administer training programs, that means considering and meeting the needs of learners with disabilities. A Guide for Creating and Buying Accessible Online Training within Your Organization’s Training Program. It Is the Law.

The Science Behind Gamification And eLearning Design  

Schoox

Interactive training methods such as Schoox eLearning have proven, time and time again, to be powerful corporate training tools. By focusing on interaction, eLearning tools can help boost employee engagement, and aid in the development of employee skills.

How to Avoid The 3 Mistakes L&D Leaders Make When Addressing Workplace Harassment

CLO Magazine

In the past two decades, more and more organizations have deployed strategies for reducing and eliminating sexual harassment in the workplace. The recent #MeToo movement has proven just how right Drucker was: the cultures of these organizations have devoured the most well-intended strategies. When it comes to issues that impact women in the workplace, organizations don’t mean to be bad. Any training they do is compliance based.

Gaming in Corporate Training: Asset or Liability for Employees?

TOPYX LMS

In the early 1950’s, computer scientists designed video games for the purpose of aiding research. The 70’s saw a rise in the number of gamers, and in the 80’s, gaming exploded. In the average workplace, gaming in corporate training is becoming more common.

6 Ingenious Ways To Refresh Compliance Knowledge In Online Training

KnowledgeAnywhere

Nobody really pays attention to compliance online training after they get their certification. Is there any way to help your team retain knowledge once they pass the test? How To Refresh Compliance Knowledge In Online Training. make training fun and easy to apply.

Learning Goes Social

CLO Magazine

New technology is empowering employees more than ever to control their own learning and development. As corporate America continues to embrace social tools for learning and development, social learning has shed its reputation as a transient industry buzzword. With a laser-like focus on the end user, emerging technologies are shifting some of the power and onus from the learning function to the individual learner.

Improving Regulatory Compliance Training

KnowledgeCity

Corporate and regulatory compliance training is not the most exciting topics for employees. Sexual Harassment. Compliance training helps employees understand the issues and how to identify and report problems before violations can occur.

The many faces of eLearning #1: Compliance training with TalentLMS

TalentLMS

What we call online learning, or eLearning, is not one single thing, but many. Sure, they’re all felines, but at the same time there are major differences in look, size, eating habits, natural habitat, and, last but not least, cuteness. Microlearning the microcompliance?

360-degree view of training

Litmos

Today's workplace has changed and there are many references to the "Modern Workplace" in a variety of publications. Yet, we as an L&D industry are still designing training from a central point - that of the "learner". The answers? Sexual Harassment.

How Compliance Training helps to Mitigate Compliance Risk

Interactive Services

If you work for a large multinational organization, then you will almost certainly have taken a selection of corporate compliance training courses over the course of your employment. Sexual Harassment ) may be required every year! Talk to us about your training needs.

5 Tips for Planning 2019 Compliance Training

Interactive Services

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.

eLearning for the Casino Industry with TalentLMS

TalentLMS

And as such, they have intensive training needs. In the US alone, the casino industry rakes in around 240 million dollars to the economy and employs over 700 thousand people. Training. Staff training in the modern casino industry is no game.

Understanding The Power Of Interactivity For Learning And Professional Development

Schoox

For years, educators have understood the power of interactivity when it comes to learning – whether in a classroom, or an online interactive eLearning program. Interactivity is one of the most powerful ways to encourage critical thinking skills.

How to Animate Your Lesson Videos with eLearning Video Creator Kim Merritt

LifterLMS

Learn how to animate your lesson videos with eLearning video Creator Kim Merritt of the TheUrlDr.com. Kim is an expert in online marketing who works in the eLearning development space. The talking head is a common video style many online course creators use.

Course of the Week Highlight: Prepare for Q4 with an End-of-Year Compliance Refresher

OpenSesame

Need to get that last minute training in? With our wide variety of off-the-shelf options, our courses are a quick and easy way to make sure you meet your 2014 compliance goals and deadlines. From OSHA to sexual harassment to HIPAA, the courses in our library are ready to help! This week, we’re featuring three courses to jumpstart your end of the year compliance initiative. Course of the Week

How MOOCs Are Improving Traditional ILT

Your Training Edge

For almost two years now, massive open online courses (MOOCs) have been remaking the educational and training landscape. One of the biggest impacts MOOCs have had is not in the massive online arena at all; it is in more traditional forms of education, namely, instructor-led training (ILT). The game has changed and ILT, whether delivered face-to-face or online, is fundamentally different today from what it was before MOOCs came on the scene.

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