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    Vivek Dodd

    Vivek Dodd
    Vivek Dodd MS, CFA is a Director of Skillcast. He has helped hundreds of companies to meet their mandatory compliance training requirement using e-learning courses and tools. His special interest is instructional design and the use of asynchronous learner interactions to effect behavioural change. He is a speaker on compliance training conferences, writes articles on compliance training and e-learning in various journals.
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    How to use storytelling in compliance training for maximum impact

    Stories help us to connect with people and the world around us. They have the power to  engage us in a way simple narratives just can't. And we rememb...

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    5 ways to fire up a culture of compliance

    Any company's biggest risk to attaining and maintaining full compliance with laws and regulations is the conduct of its people - we call this the peop...

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    6 traits of effective compliance officers

    Protecting the ethical integrity of a company is the heart of the compliance officer’s role. And as regulators continue to clamp down on misconduct wi...

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    New infographic reveals a lack of transparency about political engagements

    Nearly three quarters of companies are failing to disclose how they engage with politicians, according to a new report by Transparency International U...

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    6 ways to encourage lateral thinking in e-learning

    Psychologist Edward de Bono introduced the concept of lateral thinking back in 1973. His main argument was that one could achieve “rightness” through ...

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    FCA Compliance News – March 2019

    Here's a selection of news stories from financial services compliance over the last month. These illustrate important messages coming from the FCA but...

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    6 ways to reinvigorate your health and safety training content

    In a recent blog post, we explored the rising cost of health and safety failings for businesses in the UK. Since the new Sentencing Guidelines came in...

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    The biggest fines for data breaches pre and post GDPR

    Since the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into effect on 25 May 2018, the focus on data is bigger than ever, and the price for comp...

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    The serious consequences of tax evasion

    Avoiding taxes is one thing, but tax evasion is quite another. In many developed countries, tax evasion is a crime, punishable by both financial penal...

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    The rising cost of health and safety failings

    Everyone has the right to work in a safe and protected environment and all organisations have a legal duty of care to comply with. Yet, health and saf...

    Read More

    Compliance news - February 2019

    This blog is dedicated to bringing you the news that touches the people dimension of regulatory compliance. For us compliance is not just about regula...

    Read More

    FCA Compliance News - February 2019

    This post aims to highlight items of news that touch upon the people dimension of regulatory compliance. For us, compliance is about people - their mo...

    Read More

    Compliance Essentials News - January 2019

    In this first update of the year, we have for you an analysis of Google's GDPR fine as well as several other compliance developments and points to pon...

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    FCA Compliance News - December 2018

    The end of year has proved to be very busy in financial sector compliance, with numerous publications concerning Brexit being issued on top of the ong...

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    How to Manage the Compliance Personas in Your Company

    Rory has no time for rules, especially the pointless ones that add a lot of work for no apparent benefit. When he encounters such rules, his first tho...

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    Compliance Essentials News - November 2018

    This blog is dedicated to bringing you the news that touches the people dimension of regulatory compliance. It's not only about regulations, policies,...

    Read More

    Getting personal: five ways to engage staff with compliance training

    It's an on-going struggle for most companies to engage their staff with compliance training. There's a constant stream of new regulations and tweaks t...

    Read More

    5 ways to sell e-learning to reluctant employees

    Motivating employees to undertake training can sometimes be a challenge. Imagine if you were approached by your manager and asked whether you’d like t...

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    8 Things to Look For in a Compliance LMS

    A Learning Management System (LMS) is an essential tool for organisations to ensure their workforce is fully compliant. However, not all LMSs are equa...

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    The top 5 challenges for Compliance Officers in 2018 and beyond

    In an increasingly regulated world, organisations are facing greater scrutiny than ever. And the focus on compliance is expected to increase. 74% of c...

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    Vivek Dodd

    Vivek Dodd
    Vivek Dodd MS, CFA is a Director of Skillcast. He has helped hundreds of companies to meet their mandatory compliance training requirement using e-learning courses and tools. His special interest is instructional design and the use of asynchronous learner interactions to effect behavioural change. He is a speaker on compliance training conferences, writes articles on compliance training and e-learning in various journals.
    Find me on:

    Recent Posts

    How to use storytelling in compliance training for maximum impact

    Stories help us to connect with people and the world around us. They have the power to  engage us in a way simple narratives just can't. And we rememb...

    Read More

    5 ways to fire up a culture of compliance

    Any company's biggest risk to attaining and maintaining full compliance with laws and regulations is the conduct of its people - we call this the peop...

    Read More

    6 traits of effective compliance officers

    Protecting the ethical integrity of a company is the heart of the compliance officer’s role. And as regulators continue to clamp down on misconduct wi...

    Read More

    New infographic reveals a lack of transparency about political engagements

    Nearly three quarters of companies are failing to disclose how they engage with politicians, according to a new report by Transparency International U...

    Read More

    6 ways to encourage lateral thinking in e-learning

    Psychologist Edward de Bono introduced the concept of lateral thinking back in 1973. His main argument was that one could achieve “rightness” through ...

    Read More

    FCA Compliance News – March 2019

    Here's a selection of news stories from financial services compliance over the last month. These illustrate important messages coming from the FCA but...

    Read More

    6 ways to reinvigorate your health and safety training content

    In a recent blog post, we explored the rising cost of health and safety failings for businesses in the UK. Since the new Sentencing Guidelines came in...

    Read More

    The biggest fines for data breaches pre and post GDPR

    Since the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into effect on 25 May 2018, the focus on data is bigger than ever, and the price for comp...

    Read More

    The serious consequences of tax evasion

    Avoiding taxes is one thing, but tax evasion is quite another. In many developed countries, tax evasion is a crime, punishable by both financial penal...

    Read More

    The rising cost of health and safety failings

    Everyone has the right to work in a safe and protected environment and all organisations have a legal duty of care to comply with. Yet, health and saf...

    Read More

    Compliance news - February 2019

    This blog is dedicated to bringing you the news that touches the people dimension of regulatory compliance. For us compliance is not just about regula...

    Read More

    FCA Compliance News - February 2019

    This post aims to highlight items of news that touch upon the people dimension of regulatory compliance. For us, compliance is about people - their mo...

    Read More

    Compliance Essentials News - January 2019

    In this first update of the year, we have for you an analysis of Google's GDPR fine as well as several other compliance developments and points to pon...

    Read More

    FCA Compliance News - December 2018

    The end of year has proved to be very busy in financial sector compliance, with numerous publications concerning Brexit being issued on top of the ong...

    Read More

    How to Manage the Compliance Personas in Your Company

    Rory has no time for rules, especially the pointless ones that add a lot of work for no apparent benefit. When he encounters such rules, his first tho...

    Read More

    Compliance Essentials News - November 2018

    This blog is dedicated to bringing you the news that touches the people dimension of regulatory compliance. It's not only about regulations, policies,...

    Read More

    Getting personal: five ways to engage staff with compliance training

    It's an on-going struggle for most companies to engage their staff with compliance training. There's a constant stream of new regulations and tweaks t...

    Read More

    5 ways to sell e-learning to reluctant employees

    Motivating employees to undertake training can sometimes be a challenge. Imagine if you were approached by your manager and asked whether you’d like t...

    Read More

    8 Things to Look For in a Compliance LMS

    A Learning Management System (LMS) is an essential tool for organisations to ensure their workforce is fully compliant. However, not all LMSs are equa...

    Read More

    The top 5 challenges for Compliance Officers in 2018 and beyond

    In an increasingly regulated world, organisations are facing greater scrutiny than ever. And the focus on compliance is expected to increase. 74% of c...

    Read More