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Protect your academic qualifications with verifiable diploma certificates

Protect your academic qualifications with verifiable diploma certificates

In the recruitment process, nearly one in three applicants declares false information on their CV. In addition to lying about skills and work experience, it is not uncommon for candidates to present counterfeit academic certificates. To protect academic qualifications from forgery and tampering, verifiable diploma certificates or digital credentials can be generated and recorded on …

Top 6 misconceptions about digital certificates and badges

Top 6 misconceptions about digital certificates and badges

Numerous organizations, universities, training centres and companies have a digital accreditation solution or plan to adopt one in the near future. In France, several higher education establishments have already taken a step ahead in this field, such as the IAE of Dijon and the University of Lille, while other entities are still wondering whether such …

Why share your credentials on LinkedIn?

Why share your credentials on LinkedIn?

LinkedIn has revolutionized the way we present ourselves on the internet by promoting a social network geared more towards the professional lives of its users. With over 850 million users worldwide, the platform has become the quintessential professional showcase for many of its users, who use it to learn, connect, and build their professional success. …

Understanding the concept of decentralized identities

Understanding the concept of decentralized identities

Not everyone knows what a digital identity is, but many have one, whether they like it or not! Every cookie you accept, every form you fill out, and every click you make on social media contributes to your digital identity. What’s worse, identity theft has never been more of a threat than today. Indeed, the …

Improving the image of higher education with digital credentials

Improving the image of higher education with digital credentials

Diplomas, certificates and transcripts achieved during a university course are all proof of learning that students will keep with them throughout their whole lives. These documents, still often used in their paper format, take time to produce and to deliver to students, are easy to fake, and are costly to verify. For such reasons, more …

How to choose a digital credential solution

How to choose a digital credential solution

It’s decided: your organization wants to introduce a digital credential solution. Whether it concerns certificates, diplomas or open badges, proving or validating the acquisition of certain skills, or membership of certain groups, digital credentials are an extremely practical and reliable solution. They can take various forms, and providers of digital credential solutions have multiplied considerably …

Digital credentials wallet

Digital credentials wallet

Discover with BCdiploma the digital credentials wallet to store and secure students’ credentials. mywallet.cloud, the blockchain e-Portfolio valid for life mywallet.cloud is a digital credentials wallet accessible via a mobile and web application. It allows learners to receive, store and share Digital Credentials, Micro-Credentials or Open Badges… in other words, it is a blockchain e-Portfolio. …

How does the blockchain secure credentials?

How does the blockchain secure credentials?

Not only the education sector but also banking, insurance and many others sectors are increasingly using blockchain technology. Each of them shares common needs: they have a large amount of information to process, store, secure, and share. So many actions that are facilitated by the blockchain. At this time of the digitization of many important …

How to prevent fraud using digital credentials?

How to prevent fraud using digital credentials?

Recruiters and universities face a common problem today: the creation, marketing and use of fake documents. This is a growing problem for both institutions and recruiters, who are presented with ever more fake documents, certificates, misleading statements and false claims in interviews. According to a 2018 study by the Florian Mantione Institute, as many as …