Google’s new ‘data echoing’ technique speeds up AI training

CTOvision

AI accelerator hardware like Google’s Tensor Processing Units and Intel’s Nervana Neural Network Processor promise to speed up AI model training, but because of the way the chips are architected, earlier stages of the training pipeline (like data preprocessing) don’t benefit from the boosts.

How Traditional Training Is Weakening Businesses’ Cybersecurity

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Read why James Hadley (CEO of training company Immersive Labs) says that instead of orthodox methods, companies need to come up with out of the box solutions to deal with cybersecurity: Just a decade ago, cybersecurity was a relative myth to the public – something taken care of by any old antivirus and certainly nothing […]. Cyber Security News Training and Education

How to Make Workplace Safety Training Modules Future Ready

Kitaboo

Safety training is an indispensable part of organizational training. Every employee who joins an organization has to undertake health and safety training in order to understand the safety practices and protocol of that place.

How to Train Your Customer Facing Employees

Kitaboo

But frontline staff being a time-crunched bunch of employees, have to be trained in a way that doesn’t affect their job roles. The training should be presented and delivered such that the employees can work and learn at the same time. In this blog, we will see how you can train your customer facing employees effectively. eLearning Modules for Product and Process Training. Online Simulation-Based and Real-Time Scenario-Based Training.

Your Employees Want More (And Better) Training

Forrester IT

Close The Skills Transfer Gap To Enable Purpose Workers The employees that you want working for you want to grow. Engaged employees spend more time than their colleagues trying to improve their work performance through learning and deliberate development.

Workplace Health and Safety Training – Employer Responsibilities

Kitaboo

And to achieve this, employers need to deliver timely health and safety training. Here are some of the health and safety training requirements that an employer must fulfil: 1. Train Employees About Known Potential Hazards. Ensuring that your employees are trained in handling equipment, and that they wear the right safety gear at work can prove lifesaving. Related: [Infographic] Accelerate Employee Engagement With Mobile-Based Corporate Training Program.

Quick Tips to Measure Training ROI

Kitaboo

So, when an organization sets aside a certain budget to invest in employee training, they expect a return on training investment too. Employers expect their employees to be well trained so that they can effectively contribute to the growth of the organization. As most of the training programs these days are being delivered on mobile devices, enterprises have a better chance of getting accurate information about the actual returns on training investment.

Learn Containers by Doing with New Containers Hands-On Training!

Linux Academy

Develop your cloud skills through hands-on training and advance your career – Start your 7-day free trial or learn how to scale up your IT and DevOps teams to get started on your journey. The post Learn Containers by Doing with New Containers Hands-On Training!

Software Testing Trainings

IT Toolbox

Here are some solid ways to get effective QA software testing trainings started in your organization

How to Deliver Workplace Safety Training on Mobile Devices

Kitaboo

Why Is Workplace Safety Training Important? Safety training is an important part of the employee onboarding process. How will you ensure that all your employees undertake the workplace safety training? Here’s how you can deliver workplace safety training on mobile devices: 1.

Transformative Training for Hybrid Cloud

Cloud Musings

Although Shawn already possesses numerous vendor certifications from companies like VMware, Cisco and CompTIA, this “non-vendor specific” preparation, will enable him and his team to deliver the high-level training needed to implement quick hybrid cloud adoption at the demanding pace of IT.

How to Deliver Retail Sales Training to Remote Employees

Kitaboo

And ensuring on-going and regular training is part of the manager’s job. But with a team that is dispersed far and wide, sometimes in different cities and even countries, how is a manager supposed to execute a retail sales training program? Thanks to all the modern innovations, today it is quite easy and convenient to deliver retail sales training to a remote workforce. Now let us have a look at how you can deliver retail sales training to remote employees.

How to Empower Frontline Employees with Mobile Training

Kitaboo

They are trained to influence clients to try out a product/service and handle difficult situations like finding a quick resolution to a problem, trying to calm irate clients, etc. Such an important task force requires a compelling and well-designed training program.

10 Ways to Make Retail Training More Impactful

Kitaboo

Through retail training of course. To nurture your staff and turn them into valuable employees, they need to be trained in every discipline of sales. Now how do you provide effective retail training to this workforce? Here are some effective ways to make your retail training more impactful: 1. Provide Mobile-based training. Store managers cannot have them attend retail training sessions and leave the store unmanned. Product Training.

How I Almost Got Phished And Why Training Isn’t Enough

Forrester IT

mobile security passwords payments personal identity & data management security & risk zero trust Phishing security and risk security trainingI received a text message the other day that looked a lot like what I might get from my bank if I triggered some anti fraud check. The timing was impeccable, I had just used the card to pay for takeout and had walked out to my motorcycle to head home. When I initially got […].

Learn Containers by Doing with New Containers Hands-On Training!

Linux Academy

Develop your cloud skills through hands-on training and advance your career – Start your 7-day free trial or learn how to scale up your IT and DevOps teams to get started on your journey. The post Learn Containers by Doing with New Containers Hands-On Training!

The Ten Best Ways to do On-The-Job Training

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There are a variety of different styles of job training, but typically the most effective training happens when employees are actually at work. Employee development is important for a number of different reasons, and on-the-job training can provide unparalleled opportunities for employee growth, job development, and more. But why is on-the-job training so valuable, and what is the best way to do it? What Are the Benefits of On-the-Job Training? Virtual Training.

Workplace Health and Safety Training – Employer Responsibilities

Kitaboo

And to achieve this, employers need to deliver timely health and safety training. Here are some of the health and safety training requirements that an employer must fulfil: 1. Train Employees About Known Potential Hazards. Ensuring that your employees are trained in handling equipment, and that they wear the right safety gear at work can prove lifesaving. Train Employees on Creating a Safe Environment for Women. Provide Training in Disaster Management.

7 Modules Your Compliance Training Resources Must Include

Kitaboo

Compliance training is usually a part of every employee’s initial training process. Compliance training resources and modules generally consist of a long list of code of conduct which includes topics such as anti-harassment, bribery, FCPA (Foreign Corrupt Practice Act), protection of company data, client interactions, usage of company property and data security, etc. Are your Compliance Training Resources Effective? How to Deliver Compliance Training?

Employee Training Metrics: 7 Ways HR Experts Use Them

Kitaboo Blog

How do you measure the effectiveness of a training program? But there has to be other means for tracking employee training metrics. How else would you know if the training plan which you so carefully designed and implemented is actually showing results?

Learn Azure by Doing with New Azure Training!

Linux Academy

Linux Academy is the only way to get exam-like training for multiple Microsoft Azure certifications, check out this blog post if you’re wondering where to get started in Azure. The post Learn Azure by Doing with New Azure Training! Ready to solidify your Azure skills by doing?

CIO interview: John Sullivan, CIO, Virgin Trains

Computer Weekly

Digital innovation is a priority for improving passenger experience and internal operations at the train operating company

8 Reasons to Deliver Your Compliance Training Online

Kitaboo

Compliance training helps in educating employees about the rules and laws of their industry and specifically their job function. The reason why compliance training is mandatory is because of the serious implications in the event that a company rule is flouted. To avoid the hassles of being on the wrong side of the law, enterprises ensure that all their employees are trained and made aware of the rules dictated by law as well as their own company rules.

7 Most Used Online Corporate Training Platforms

Kitaboo

Your employees might be highly qualified for their roles, but on the job, they are as good as the training you provide them. Using a well-structured employee training program, you can shape them into the ideal and efficient employees who will make every effort to help your business grow. L&D teams and corporate trainers may design effective training programs, but without the right delivery platform, the training still remains ineffective.

When Trains Start Running Late: Japan’s Digital Awakening

Forrester IT

I love going to Japan where everything works flawlessly and where customer obsession, or “omotenashi”, is deeply engrained into the culture of every institution: this is where, for instance, train operators apologize when their trains leave the platform 25 seconds earlier than schedule.

Careers in Tech: New Changes Means New Training

Linux Academy

What changes were your company going through when you first started looking for cloud training? That being said, I cannot get them all into one room for a whole day of training because I can’t shut down my department. Is it tough to keep them motivated and actively training?

10 Ways to Make Retail Training More Impactful

Kitaboo

Through training of course. To nurture your staff and turn them into valuable employees, they need to be trained in every discipline of sales. Now how do you provide an effective retail training to this workforce? Here are some effective ways to make your retail training more impactful: 1. Provide Mobile-based training. Store managers cannot have them attend training sessions and leave the store unmanned. Product Training.

Employee Spotlight – Tia Williams, AWS Training Architect

Linux Academy

Our Training Architects are dedicated to pushing the boundaries of online learning and helping professionals become cloud and Linux experts! Hear from one of our AWS Training Architects, Tia Williams, below and see why she loves working at Linux Academy.

Microlearning – Training Your Employees More Effectively

CTOvision

An important thing in every company is employee training if the organization is to continue reaping from its important resource—employees. In such a case, microlearning comes in handy to give each of them easy to learn programs that fit within their daily chores better than most traditional training methods. Most people look at microlearning as just training in small bites, which is not farfetched at all; it’s definitely more than that.

Learn Azure by Doing with New Azure Training!

Linux Academy

Linux Academy is the only way to get exam-like training for multiple Microsoft Azure certifications, check out this blog post if you’re wondering where to get started in Azure. The post Learn Azure by Doing with New Azure Training! Ready to solidify your Azure skills by doing?

Learn AWS by Doing with New AWS Hands-On Training!

Linux Academy

Check out our newest AWS hands-on training content below! Hear more about this course from the Training Architect, Adrian Cantrill, in the video below. Hear more about this course from the Training Architect, Tia Williams, in the video below.

The Link Between Big Data and Employee Training

CTOvision

Big data benefits businesses in various ways during the employee training process. Better Training and Enhanced Performance. By using reliable analysis software, you can quickly pinpoint which training programs are producing the best results. If your company is missing something that could benefit the new hire training process potential employees while they train, big data can help you find it. Big Data CTO News data Employee TrainingBrigg Patten.

Government provides free digital skills training to unskilled adults

Computer Weekly

The UK government announces plans to offer free skills training to adults in the UK who are lacking relevant digital skills qualifications

Enter to Win Free IT Team Training | Birthday Invitation

Linux Academy

Get one year of free, unlimited access to hands-on IT training for your team in Amazon Web Services, Linux, Google Cloud, Azure, Containers, DevOps, OpenStack, Security, and more! Enter for your chance to win free IT team training. Announcements free training IT training

Google invests £1m to help train UK computing teachers

Computer Weekly

Tech giant will provide grant to help train secondary school computing teachers across the UK