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Best Compliance Training Ideas for BFSI Employees

Kitaboo

Driven by rapidly evolving technology and global convergence, the banking, financial services, and insurance (BFSI) sector is going through a dramatic shift.

Google announces $50m in support to EdTech in the developing world

moblearn

UNESCO estimates that there are over 130 million students around the world who don’t have basic maths or literacy skills.

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Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) – Being Practical About Mobile Learning

The Mobile Learner

While some may critique that BYOD shifts the financial burden of cost from school districts to already financially burdened families, I would argue that if families are already shouldering that burden, why not let students use the devices to support their own learning?

K-12 Education in the Post-COVID Era

Kitaboo on EdTech

We will never look at disaster movies the same again. The last few weeks have suddenly made them seem just a little bit less far-fetched – the mask and glove-clad grocery shopping, the slightly dystopian feeling of driving on near-empty highways.

How Education Technology Will Revolutionize Learning

Kitaboo on EdTech

One of the great challenges of today’s schools is to promote efficient management, which optimizes financial resources and improves services, in the name of quality education. The classroom reality has changed drastically in the past decade.

How to Choose the Right eBook Distribution Platform

Kitaboo

Also make sure that you are clear on all financial terms and that you address all financial and other liabilities before signing the dotted line. What is eBook distribution?

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7 Solutions to Enhance Engagement in Your Compliance Training

Kitaboo

It is important to note that accreditation of organizations vary according to the industry they serve, for example, HACCP for the food and beverage industry, PCI-DSS and GLBA in the financial industry, Joint Commission and HIPAA in healthcare, and FISMA for the U.S.

10 Features to Look for in Corporate Training Solutions

Kitaboo

An organization typically has multiple systems to manage employee details, financial records, product details etc. Corporate training solutions have evolved over time. No longer is it a tool for imparting knowledge only.

6 Reasons Why Associations & Nonprofits Need a Digital Archive

Kitaboo

A nonprofit organization has huge volumes of data, including sensitive ones such as the personal information of members, financial data and so on. There was a time when offices used to have cabinets piled with papers and files.

Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) – Being Practical About Mobile Learning

The Mobile Learner

While some may critique that BYOD shifts the financial burden of cost from school districts to already financially burdened families, I would argue that if families are already shouldering that burden, why not let students use the devices to support their own learning?

5 Factors to Consider Before Choosing an eBook Distributor for your Publishing Needs

Kitaboo

The eBook distributor you choose must prepare a clear agreement on the commission, inventory, and geographical locations to be covered, along with any kind of financial liability that needs to be addressed.

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Digital for Development Roundup

Steve Vosloo

Low digital literacy a barrier for India’s poor to enjoy digital financial services. Policies to transform India into a digital economy have resulted in a range of new products aimed at achieving digital financial services (DFS) for all.

Youth, Work, Mobiles and Poverty: everything you need to know

moblearn

Across the world, kids are our future.

Digit: An SMS Program That Saves You Money Without You Noticing

Mobile Commons

Technology aimed at making consumers more financially savvy isn’t new – programs such as Mint.com are a popular choice for people who are trying to save more money. The SMS advantage for financial savings.

Mobile stats for 2010 and 2011

moblearn

A good rule of thumb is that “the more financially viable, the more accurate the stats”. I can’t help but be bowled over when I try to get my head around exactly how many people are doing useful tasks on their phones.

Benefits of a Digital Library for Associations and Non-Profit Organizations

Kitaboo

Nonprofits have tremendous amounts of sensitive data exclusive to member communities, financial information, and more.

8 Reasons to Create Interactive Textbooks for Engaging K-12 Students

Kitaboo on EdTech

And Lastly, Reduce Students’ Financial Burden. Are you still looking for reasons to create e-textbooks for students? Well, it’s 2019, and most of the schools and universities have already accepted digital textbooks as the future of education.

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6 Reasons Why Associations and Nonprofits Need a Digital Archive

Kitaboo

The Merriam-Webster defines an archive as “a place in which public records or historical documents are preserved” An association or a society has huge amount of data that includes member information, articles of incorporation, photographs of events, annual reports, minutes of meetings, financial reports, audit reports etc. A nonprofit organization has huge volumes of data, including sensitive ones such as the personal information of members, financial data and so on.

Kitaboo College – Enabling Higher Education with Technology

Kitaboo on EdTech

As college education is an important phase in a student’s life, given that it paves the path towards employment and financial stability, educational institutions are under pressure to deliver courses in the best possible way.

This Week in mLearning Podcast – A Review of Articulate Storyline [Episode 5]

mLearning Revolution

c- Big companies start to think about their mobile strategy: The Financial Times moves away from its native app over HTML5, Facebook doesn’t know what to do with mobile users and LinkedIn makes use of a hybrid app. Welcome episode #5 of our new podcast entitled “ This Week in mLearning. ” In case you missed previous episodes, you can find them HERE. Great news, our Podcast is now live on iTunes and you can subscribe HERE.

Three Ways to Use Mobile Devices in Workplace Learning

Upside Learning

Many an attempt at proving the ROI of training programs have been misplaced financial calculations at best, as they don’t really take into account the real impact a training program makes in contributing to business performance.

Google’s App Inventor … liberation or stagnation?

moblearn

STEP, StarLogo TNG , StarLogo , Scratch , Logo etc) So – while saddened by the implication that there will be less Google financial investment in it, I cannot think of a better new home for what seems to be a powerful tool for learners.

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Top 5 Mobile Articles to Read This Week

Mobile Commons

SMS: Powering communication in the financial services industry SMS messaging gives banks an unrivaled ability to reach every customer.

The New York Times Says Text Messages Can Help Underprivileged Students Enroll in College

Mobile Commons

Unlike their well-off peers, cosseted by counselors and parents … they are understandably daunted by navigating the passage between high school and college — completing financial aid forms, submitting grades, picking courses and signing up for orientation.”

Building your own apps? Try these top tips!

moblearn

The nice thing about building educational apps is that the financial models for them are different to normal consumer apps. Many thousands of people are developing apps. Many of those apps fail dismally to achieve what the original vision holders hoped for. How can you increase the odds that your app will be used by, and useful for many? The answer: learn from the gurus. Listen to those who have done it many times before.

3 Data Types Every ICT4D Organization Needs – Your Weekend Long Reads

Steve Vosloo

She observed, talked to, and lived amongst low-income people and quickly realised that – despite their financial constraints – they were aspiring to own a smartphone.

Every Big Data Algorithm Needs a Storyteller – Your Weekend Long Reads

Steve Vosloo

O’Neill’s 2016 book, Weapons of Math Destruction: How Big Data Increases Inequality and Threatens Democracy , shows how when big data goes wrong teachers lose jobs, women don’t get promoted and global financial systems crash.

Content and mobile: Four key considerations

Steve Vosloo

Whether this is financial or not is another story. I recently participated in Mobile Web Africa 2014 , sitting on a panel about Mobile content, users and consumption. Below are the four key points that I think are important when thinking about content and mobile today. Content is back. It used to be important, then it became cheap, throw-away. People created sites and services with bad content, flooded the mobile web.

How Can Associations Distribute e-Reports Effectively?

Kitaboo

From member subscription details, personal information, event details, financial reports, everything that earlier used to resemble a pile of papers are now held in one compact device.

Top 5 Mobile Articles to Read This Week

Mobile Commons

TCPA petition could cause multiple industries to break laws, trade groups find Reasons why The Petition for Rulemaking and Declaratory Ruling regarding prior express consent under the TCPA would be bad for business… according to financial trade groups.

My 2012 Enterprise mLearning Predictions Recap

mLearning Trends

I suspect even more of the same in 2013 especially with the looming uncertainty the financial and general business markets and the effects these constraints will have on R&D budgets and resulting lack of innovation coming from hobbled teams.

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Even More Secure Access to Accounts

Mobile Commons

Enhanced Security Access is available to all Mobile Commons customers with highly sensitive data, such as Protected Health Information (PHI) or financial data. Mobile Commons has numerous health care customers that demand the highest levels of security. We developed an option for them–and for you–to address this specific need. Enhanced Security Access provides an additional level of security, including: Strong Password Reinforcement. Password Expiration and Re-use.

Higher Education and the Mobile Revolution: How Texts Make Better Schools and Students

Mobile Commons

These youths–whose financial hardship and lack of resources contribute to their difficulty establishing contact with their colleges–managed to overcome situational obstacles with the help of text messaging. Ten years ago, text messaging’s role in the classroom was a head scratcher.

Top 5 Mobile Articles to Read This Week

Mobile Commons

Understanding the New Era of Mobile Messaging “Businesses across multiple vertical sectors like financial, retail and healthcare are increasingly turning to SMS.”

Radio Show #5: Taking Advantage of Text Messaging on Student Cell Phones

Cell Phones in Learning

Peggy_G:students can become the experts-perfect angle for this site Liz Kolb:[link] Liz Kolb:Phonezoo.com Peggy_G:these suggestions are so valuable for districts facing the financial crunch of purchasing things like response systems (everyone is facing financial crunches) kcaise:thanks everyone kcaise:Thanks Liz Peggy_G:Wonderful show (again!) Thank you to all who listened to the broadcast. The next broadcast will be Wed Dec. 3rd at 3:00.

Radio Show #5: Taking Advantage of Text Messaging on Student Cell Phones

Cell Phones in Learning

Peggy_G:students can become the experts-perfect angle for this site Liz Kolb:[link] Liz Kolb:Phonezoo.com Peggy_G:these suggestions are so valuable for districts facing the financial crunch of purchasing things like response systems (everyone is facing financial crunches) kcaise:thanks everyone kcaise:Thanks Liz Peggy_G:Wonderful show (again!) Thank you to all who listened to the broadcast. The next broadcast will be Wed Dec. 3rd at 3:00.

Top 5 Mobile Articles to Read This Week

Mobile Commons

TCPA petition could cause multiple industries to break laws, trade groups find Reasons why The Petition for Rulemaking and Declaratory Ruling regarding prior express consent under the TCPA would be bad for business… according to financial trade groups.

What Business can teach Development

Steve Vosloo

Will they pay for it – financially or with their time? For twelve years I was a practitioner and researcher in the fields of ICT for development, education, government and digital media, always developing tech solutions for social good. Then, in 2014 I left the non-profit world of international organisations and moved to a corporate when I joined Pearson South Africa’s Innovation Lab.

One textbook policy = bad idea. Here’s why, from Jansen, Attwell and Spaull

Steve Vosloo

He believes that the one textbook policy is utter nonsense, a harmful form of reductionism that offers short terms financial gains to the Government. Recently the Franschhoek Literary Festival hosted a session titled “We Won’t Get No Education”. Description from the programme: Government’s controversial proposal to limit textbooks to one per subject has raised alarms across disciplines.

The Youth Activists of the Future: Via Mobile Phone

Cell Phones in Learning

A recent article in the Financial times , some Albanian youth have been using their mobile phones to gather evidence (photos/video) against the local police who have been corrupt and failing to help with the poverty and crime in Albania.

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The Youth Activists of the Future: Via Mobile Phone

Cell Phones in Learning

A recent article in the Financial times , some Albanian youth have been using their mobile phones to gather evidence (photos/video) against the local police who have been corrupt and failing to help with the poverty and crime in Albania.

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What You Can Do to Kick Off Your Summer Melt Prevention Program Right Now!

Mobile Commons

Train the Enrollment and Financial Aid Teams to Respond in Real-Time. Its effort demonstrates that even with certain language preferences, text messaging is an ideal, low-barrier way to answer students’ financial aid questions.