E-mail 101

The first e-mail programs were created in the late 60s/early 70s—simpler times, when everyone on the network was trustworthy. Even knowing what we know today about spammers, we still tend to take e-mail for granted, and trust it far more than it deserves. Learn about the components of the e-mail system, understand how e-mail moves on the Internet, and find out how to interpret e-mail message headers.

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A Day in the Life of the Mobile Worker

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Working remotely, on mobile devices, and in a bring-your-own-device (BYOD) environment means that in a typical day, employees require secure mobile access to all kinds of networks and information. This document outlines the mobility approach of Pulse Secure—a provider of access and mobile security solutions. The company looks at some typical daily processes a mobile worker will encounter, including working from home, checking e-mail while traveling, and accessing a corporate network from a personal... Read More

Performance Feedback beyond the Annual Appraisal: Feedback via Technology Linked to Positive Employee Attitudes

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Effective feedback is critical for employees to improve their work performance, which, in turn, drives business growth. Feedback helps to reduce ambiguity and uncertainty about what goals to pursue, to understand what behaviors are required for success, and to know how others view and evaluate one’s performance.

With workplace communication and collaboration technologies becoming ever more commonplace, and timely face-to-face communication becoming less feasible due to ever-growing virtual... Read More

Nine Steps for Selecting an LMS

Selecting a learning management system (LMS) requires looking at key factors like a company’s specific learning goals, business problems, and return on investment (ROI) expectations. A challenge of the software selection process is the sheer number of options.

Why is there growth with new LMS providers, especially around the world? The main reason may be the increasing acceptance and demand for e-learning. Online, self-paced courseware is growing in value in parts of the world that were... Read More

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