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Digital Badges at the 2015 ICE Exchange—How to Make the Most of Your New Digital Credentials

Posted by Kenneth J. Doucet, MBA, Director, Enterprise Growth on Oct 16, 2015 11:09:52 AM

Are you ready for this year's ICE Exchange? We're excited to make the cross-country trek soon to Portland, Oregon to connect with credentialing professionals and we are hoping to find you among them! 

ProExam Vault is the official digital badging platform of the conference, and to help prepare you to #getcred by earning your digital credentials from ICE, here is everything you need to know to make the most of digital badges.

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Topics: Digital Badges, ICE Exchange, ProExam Vault

Give Your Members the Digital Badge Advantage: IMA Case Study

Posted by Kenneth J. Doucet, MBA, Director, Enterprise Growth on Aug 7, 2015 4:49:00 PM



Until recently, members of IMA (Institute of Management Accountants) who participated in the IMA Leadership Academy Program earned a medallion for their accomplishments. Nice as the medallions were, there wasn't a way for members to easily share their recognition with others.

IMA has now created digital badges, which can be displayed on professional and social networks, for each of the five ascending levels of achievement: Pewter, Bronze, Silver, Gold and Platinum. 

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Topics: Digital Badges

Digital Badges: Here are 3 Dynamic Reasons to Go Digital

Posted by Kenneth J. Doucet, MBA, Director, Enterprise Growth on Jul 23, 2015 12:39:00 PM

For decades, and probably centuries, those of us who have studied, sweated, persevered and earned a professional credential (or two or three) have proudly framed our paper certificate indicating our achievement and hung it on an office wall. Where it looks good, but it doesn’t do a whole lot else.

There’s every chance those paper certificates may eventually go the way of the dinosaurs, however, thanks to the evolution of digital badges. Unlike their traditional printed forebears, there’s a heck of a lot you can do with digital badges, which are embedded with useful data and easily shared online.

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Topics: Digital Badges, credentials, digital credentials