Prospective students should weigh an online community college against a university that offers associate degree programs. An online associate degree program might not be a fit for everybody, but experts say there are benefits to choosing this route to an education.
Several exhibitors and speakers at the recent Strata & Hadoop World conference in San Jose, CA, agree that among the most talked-about topics were those of data streaming and real-time analytics. That isn't surprising, says Kostas Tzoumas, CEO at data Artisans, when you consider the knowledge gap that many data pros have on the topics.
Every Friday, I'll recap some of the most interesting and thought-provoking news developments that occurred over the week. I can't fit all of this week's news stories here, though, so feel free to visit eCampusNews.com and read up on other news you may have missed. Don't miss our interactive thought leader interviews from ASU+GSV!
A course in learning and development is best suited for HR professionals because continuous personal development is a vital aspect of human capital formation, in every industrial setting. Learning and development courses enable HR professionals to understand the current and best practices and methods of learning and development.
It used to be that if your child attended a high school with a limited number of electives and only a couple advanced placement classes, there were only so many options available for them to explore their interests and prep for college. Not anymore.
I grew up on a small island where owning a set of Encyclopedia Britannica back then was basically as critical as having access to Google today and as rare as a Jamaican Rock Iguana. As a technology enthusiast and ever-curious learner, it was challenging (if not impossible) to find quality information on the topics that interested me most.
by Julie Winkle Giulioni | Posted April 22 nd, 2016 | Learning Organizations today are searching for the silver bullet, magic pill, or other miraculous way to dispense knowledge and skills in the shortest time possible. And eLearning appears to be among those strategies.
BENGALURU: The Innovation Acceleration Program from Tuck School of Business, Dartmouth, led Anupama Subramanian, the executive HR director at Willis Towers Watson, to believe she could play a more transformative role. That is how she shifted to this company, six months ago.
THE debate over whether the performance of schools is improving is a messy one, but one worth cleaning up. If one looks through the maze of often ambiguous statistics, there are a few indicators we can use to reveal actual trends. Fortunately for the country's future, they point to notable improvements.