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The Growing Role of HR in Cybersecurity

December 2, 2022

Via: HR Hero

Cybercrime is an increasing concern in our digitally-reliant world. For businesses, any breach can cause significant disruption to productivity and safety. Indeed, one recent report found that each cyberattack costs businesses $200,000 on average. While bigger corporations may be able […]


Development & Evaluation, Employee development

5 Security Steps to Take After Firing an Employee

November 21, 2022

Via: HR Hero

No one enjoys terminating an employee, but sometimes it has to happen. While many employees will leave without any issues, some might feel they were unjustly let go or be disgruntled after their termination. In those cases, it’s important to […]


Software

Addressing the Basics of Remote Work Security

October 19, 2022

Via: HR Hero

In just a few short years, hybrid working has become an everyday part of corporate life. The combination of working from home and a centralized workplace offers convenience and flexibility, and in progressive countries such as the Netherlands, it may […]


Software

Effective Ways Staff Can Protect Organizations Against Cyberattacks

April 15, 2022

Via: HR Hero

In light of the coronavirus pandemic, there was a sudden need for businesses to rethink their pre-existing processes and, instead, implement more remote working-focused systems that allowed their staff or students to continue working from their own homes. As a […]


Development & Evaluation, Employee retention

Workplace Safety Concerns Hit All-Time High for U.S. Employees

April 5, 2022

Via: HR Hero

Most U.S. employees are more concerned about workplace safety than ever before, with worries ranging from health hazards to cybersecurity, and they expect employers to ensure their well-being while on the job, according to a new study from AlertMedia. Based […]


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Today’s Digital Native Employees Need a New Social Contract with Their Employers

February 23, 2022

Via: HR Hero

The pandemic brought rapid technological change that has impacted almost every aspect of the workplace, and nearly everyone in business can feel it. In a 2021 survey of business leaders, more than three-quarters said the workplace management of employees has […]


Editorial

Risks in Creating an HR Framework in 2021

August 30, 2021

Via: Natalie Dunn

Companies around the world have come to rely on HR strategies to ensure their employees will uphold the company’s values in building a better future. For any business, a better future begins with a healthy company, and this encompasses a […]


Research

SCOTUS Limits Scope of Cybersecurity Law

August 17, 2021

Via: HR Hero

The U.S. Supreme Court recently issued a ruling interpreting the scope of the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act (CFAA), a 1986 federal statute that imposes civil and criminal liability for unauthorized computer access. In short, the Court decided that as […]


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Best Practices to Protect Your Data: Reviewing DOL’s Cybersecurity Instructions

August 4, 2021

Via: HR Hero

With the recent spike in cybersecurity breaches rippling through all corners of the global business landscape, the surging interest in data protection has caused even the highest departments of state to take note and weigh in. In April 2021, the […]


Development & Evaluation, Employee retention

Building the Cyber Workforce One Woman at a Time

July 19, 2021

Via: HR Hero

In recent years, we have seen a revolution in the cybersphere. An increasingly hyperconnected world has opened the doors to more malicious threats from hackers, inside and out. In response, companies of all sizes have begun taking their cyber defenses […]


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Why Employers Should Include Cybersecurity Needs for Remote Workers

June 4, 2021

Via: HR Hero

Though remote work started as a disaster response, businesses and employees alike have since noted the benefits that can come from working at home, including improved worker satisfaction, increased productivity, reduced commute times, and lower overheads. However, it’s important to […]


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The Evolution of Cybersecurity

March 31, 2021

Via: HR Hero

Today is World Backup Day, a day dedicated to protecting your vital information by backing up all critical files, and locking them away from scam artists and hackers. That has never been more important than it is now. Last year, […]


Development & Evaluation, Employee development

HR’s Role in Strengthening the People Side of Security

January 28, 2021

Via: HR Examiner

One of the major themes of the responses to the Coronavirus outbreak in many organizations has been a renewed focus on cybersecurity. In the wake of many employees being required to work from home, the adoption of security tools and […]


Workplace wellness

Rethinking Disaster Recovery Plans

November 2, 2020

Via: HR Hero

Many companies have disaster recovery plans in place to address significant business disruptions, such as a natural disaster like a hurricane, an earthquake, or a tornado; a cyberattack; political or social unrest; or a host of other contingencies. Disaster recovery […]


Research, Software

4 Keys to Securely Offboard Employees

September 14, 2020

Via: HR Hero

Organizations today face many cybersecurity concerns across the board. With most businesses currently supporting remote workers due to the COVID-19 pandemic, attackers have been doing their best to capitalize on the current situation. In addition to the cybersecurity risks posed […]


Development & Evaluation, Employee development

Turning Mistakes into Learning Opportunities

June 22, 2020

Via: HR Hero

As much as we try to avoid them, mistakes are simply a part of everyday life. Unfortunately for business owners and managers, those mistakes—when made by employees—can have significant consequences. Customers can be lost, the company’s reputation can be damaged, […]


Development & Evaluation, Employee development

Cybersecurity Training: ‘Hacking’ Your Own Employees

June 17, 2020

Via: HR Hero

Cybersecurity threats aren’t just concerns for national governments. They can and do impact countries of all sizes. Whether they are intended to steal sensitive corporate secrets, steal payment information, or disrupt service and take down websites, cyber-risks can pose significant […]


Development & Evaluation, Employee development

Cybersecurity Training Basics

March 3, 2020

Via: HR Hero

In our highly digitized world, the potential for theft, fraud, and other crimes is often greater through a computer than it is in person. The amount of information and access controlled in the cyber realm, as well as the ability […]


Development & Evaluation, Employee development

4 Professional Certificates and Programs for Employees in 2019

June 26, 2019

Via: HR Hero

High-quality professional certificates and programs will allow you to: Attract and retain productive employees long term. Assess and track employees’ skills and aptitudes. Upskill employees and keep them engaged. Ensure your organization remains competitive. Whether you develop these professional certificates […]


Development & Evaluation, Employee development

Top 3 Cybersecurity Training Tips to Reduce Data Breach Risks in 2019

January 23, 2019

Via: HR Hero

Many companies start the new year with ambitious goals in mind, so they ramp up hiring in the 1st quarter to help fulfill their objectives. HR will do the recruiting and then oversee orientation and compliance training on a variety […]