Marriott Hotels Facing £99m Fine After GDPR Data Breach
The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has declared their intent to fine hospitality group Marriott International £99.2 million after a data breach reported in November 2018.
Brexit and The Hospitality Industry: A post-Brexit Workforce
As the clock ticks down to Britain's exit from the European Union, we turn our focus to the implications leaving the EU may have on the hospitality industry and the hospitality workforce in particular.
Construction wages soar despite skills shortage
The wages of construction workers have increased against the uncertain backdrop of the EU referendum and industry skills shortage, according to the Recruitment & Employment Confederation (REC).
Gold Award for Virtual College's pioneering learning approach
Virtual College has received the prestigious Gold Award in the Scottish Qualifications Authority Annual Awards 2003
Virtual College collects prestigious National Training Award 2004
Virtual College was presented with a Highly Commended Award by athlete Roger Black at a prestigious ceremony held at Sheffield's Cutlers' Hall.
Malware, Hacker and Virus Prevention Guide
Read Virtual College’s Cyber Security expert guide on courses for protecting yourself from Malware, Hackers and Viruses at home or in the workplace.
5 things you should be considering when it comes to GDPR
By May 25th 2018, businesses and organisations across the UK must be compliant with updated laws surrounding data security in the form of the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). This article looks at five things to consider ahead of the deadline.
How Virtual College's Enable Audit makes your audits quick and simple
Are you thinking about how you will document compliance ahead of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)? Having the right auditing tool is a good place to start. This article looks at the main objectives of an audit before going on to explain how Enable Audit can assist with evidence gathering and reporting.
ICO: Businesses to obtain a competitive advantage if they get data protection right
According to a senior official at the UK's ICO, when reforms to EU data protection laws come into place businesses could be at an advantage if they get data protection right.