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MediaPro Receives 5th Boeing Performance Excellence Award

BOTHELL, WA — MediaPro, one of the nation’s leading learning service providers, today announced that it received its 5th “Performance Excellence Award” from The Boeing Company for its overall work efforts supporting the Learning, Training, and Development group. Boeing issues the award annually to recognize suppliers who have achieved superior performance. MediaPro maintained a gold… Read more »

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PCI Awareness Training Series, Part I: The Big Picture

In order to be in compliance with the PCI DSS requirements, those who accept payment cards must offer PCI awareness training. In fact, the PCI DSS standard dedicates substantial content to this topic. Recently, the PCI SSC publication—Best Practices for Implementing a Security Awareness Program—identified exactly how a good awareness training program should be aligned… Read more »

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Tools: Training ROI Calculator

Free ROI Calculator (new and updated!) MediaPro offers this ROI Calculator in Microsoft Excel spreadsheet format, to help your organization calculate net costs and compare the return on investment (ROI) between various methods of training. Using our Return on Investment calculator you can compare and obtain data for: Training costs by student, class, or year… Read more »

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What’s My Motivation, Part II

Picking up from Part I … When it comes to achieving security- and privacy-aware behavior, motivation begins with understanding that your actions matter. A good training program will clearly communicate its specific learning objectives, and its relevance to the individual and to the enterprise overall. Good courseware and reinforcement elements will convey a strong and… Read more »

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White Paper: The Most Important KPI You’re Not Tracking

In this white paper, we interview with Drs. Larry Ponemon and Kenneth Knapp. Thanks to research conducted by the Ponemon Institute, breaches at over 300 organizations provided the insight to the average annualized cost of cybercrime.  Your company routinely measures and monitor your organization’s profit margins, debt to equity ratio, sales performance, inventory turnover, and other vital KPIs. But what about the… Read more »

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Gamification to the Rescue

The execs at Western Union knew how important it was for their employees to understand and apply best practices in the areas of privacy and records management–but they weren’t getting through to employees with training that was dry and a little bit boring. They took a chance and worked with MediaPro to incorporate gamification and… Read more »

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White Paper: 3 Steps to Awareness Success

A comprehensive guide to a winning security and privacy awareness training program The wall of technical protections you’ve built around your organization’s systems and data may be the best, but they won’t do a thing about the behaviors of your people, who can potentially defeat them all with a single, misguided click of the mouse…. Read more »

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White Paper: The 3 Keys to Unlocking GRC Training Success

Strategic roadmap for building a GRC Training Program in your Organization Achieving and maintaining compliance culture in an organization requires relevant GRC training, as well as ongoing reinforcement activities. Motivating and actualizing needed behavior changes starts with a dedicated plan. At the same time, however, compliance is about more than simply maintaining a defensive posture…. Read more »

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