Educating Students for the Gig Economy

Small Business Labs

Two interesting articles caught our eye last week and both had to do with the gig economy and education. HBR's Why I Tell My MBA Students to Stop Looking for a Job and Join the Gig Economy  is written by a MBA program lecturer at Babson College.

2016 230

How Can Virtual Classrooms Enhance Homeschool Education?

Dumb Little Man

This raises an important question: What’s the best way to ensure that the homeschooling experience is engaging, enjoyable, and optimized for educational achievement? This wasn’t an ideal scenario since even well-educated parents don’t have enough expertise in all subject matters. Students and tutors interact face-to-face in real time and can collaborate closely to achieve educational goals. The post How Can Virtual Classrooms Enhance Homeschool Education?

2017 158

Educational vs. Educative

Daily Writing Tips

A reader asks, Is there any difference between the adjectives educational and educative ? My first response to the question was that educative is simply a less familiar word for educational. educational adjective : 1. educational adjective : 1.

2016 60

Continuing Education: How HR Managers Can Help

Office Dynamics

No matter how big or small your business is, it can benefit greatly from offering employees continuing education benefits. Employees want to continue their education and will value you as an employer if you help them make that happen. Online Education. Non-Credit Education.

2015 137

Young Farmers: Educated, Female and Pursuing Sustainable Farming

Small Business Labs

They are mostly male, grew up in a farm family, tend to be high school educated and are much less likely to be running a sustainable or organic farm.

2017 195

Education and Lifetime Earnings

Small Business Labs

The chart below is from The College Payoff , a report from the Center of Education and the Workforce at Georgetown University.    It shows the more education you have, the higher your lifetime earnings are likely to be.

2011 137

Continuous Learning: Are There Any Benefits to Online Education?

Small Business CEO

Elearning has gained traction as a preferable method of education, especially since the quality has improved significantly in line with technological advancements. … Management elearning online education online learningContinuous learning should the the mantra for every CEO.

2018 66

Does Education Still Matter? Yes and No

Eat Your Career

Today, I’d like to address the age-old question of education and employment. And, given today’s economy, how much does education matter? Those with higher education were practically immune! career advice education unemployment

2012 141

Udacity Blitz: Bridging the Gap Between Online Education and Work

Small Business Labs

  The program, called Blitz, provides companies seeking short-term contractors for specific projects access to graduates of Udacity education programs. New educational programs are changing how job training is done. No doubt other online education firms will follow.

2016 130

5 Of The Best Education Marketing Tips For Twitter

The Small Business Blog

Its bite-sized content and highly social nature means it’s the perfect platform for getting people to talk about your educational establishment. Guest Blog education marketing Marketing/PR Social Media Social media for business twitter

KnowledgeWorks Education Trends Forecast

Small Business Labs

KnowledgeWorks is a social enterprise  providing "innovative tools, training and assistance to school leaders, teachers and community stakeholders" They recently released a forecast on the future of education called  Recombinant Education: Regenerating the Learning Ecosystem , a title that proves they're educators and not marketers or copywriters (just kidding). I was also pleased to see them linked to education.

2012 100

Health Care and Education Inflation

Small Business Labs

New Geography's The End of the Road for Eds and Meds argues that the health care and education industries are "at the end of their growth cycle." But what really caught my eye was the chart below highlighting the inflation rates for health care and tertiary education.

Health 130

The Future of Education

Small Business Labs

  A good example is KnowledgeWorks , a non-profit group focused on education.    They produce and update a long term forecast of the trends and shifts impacting education.    They recently released a forecast update of the 2020 Education forecast.    They even have a blog on the Future of Education.  " Sounds like a huge improvement over today's educational system. 

2011 100

The Future Of Education Is Online

Productivity Bits

This is the future of education. It is very useful if you have kids at early stages of elementary education. Personal Development easy way to learn physics education elementary and high school math online free math tutorial Khan Academy online tutor teaching kids math and scienceHow to teach kids more effectively? The school environment is the most important portion of that. There is no doubt about it.

2012 109

It Works! Increase Engagement and Sales With Educational Content

Small Business CEO

In this case, educational content plays a major role in your content plan. … Marketing content planning content strategy customer engagement educational content Sales

2017 57

Technology in the Classroom — Should Technology Take Over The Education System?

Dumb Little Man

Education is far from being the only aspect of our lives that is constantly changing under the influence of rapid technological development. Since education in many ways determines our children’s future, changes in this field will have the biggest impact on tomorrow’s world.

2016 149

Make Educated Decisions When Choosing an Administrative Conference (Part 1 of 6)

Office Dynamics

Education wise? The post Make Educated Decisions When Choosing an Administrative Conference (Part 1 of 6) appeared first on Office Dynamics. Since there are so many administrative conferences being offered, I would like to walk you through a series of blogs on how to select the conference that is right for you, gain approval and how to get the most for your investment. I am keeping these blogs to the point. A conference should feed your brain and soul! Start with the end in mind.

2017 115

Give Your Business a Boost with Continuing Education

Tips From T. Marie

There are many careers that require continuing education. When planning your business budget, make sure you include the cost of continuing education. Virtual Education.

2011 130

How a 529 Plan Can Help You Save for Your College Education

Dumb Little Man

All parents dream of providing their children with quality education. But with the rising cost of tuition and other school fees, funding college education in the 21st century becomes a serious dilemma for most average American families.

2013 202

Education Driving the She-conomy

Small Business Labs

education.  Over   Over the last couple of decades women have passed men in most measures of educational achievement.    The quick summary: at all education levels and in most disciplines, women are outperforming men.    The implications of the growing education gap are clear.    Women, because of their higher educational achievement, are positioned to benefit from this shift.

2010 106

Dale J. Stephens Is Changing the World of Higher Education

The Solopreneur Life

He has launched a movement whose time has come; it is gaining momentum and I think it will change how higher education is accessed and delivered. Stephens empowers students to hack their education through resources, writing, and workshops. He believes that everyone can live an UnCollege life by hacking their education. Uncategorized Higher education the UnCollege manifesto UnCollegeD ale J.

2012 100

Self-Awareness: The Key to Better Educational Leadership

Small Business CEO

Whether you’ve been leading an organization for years or you’re embarking on a path to become a better leader , self-awareness is an essential part of educational leadership success. … CEO Leadership educational leadership self-awareness

2014 83

How to Educate Your Employees About Going Green

Eco-Office Gals

As a business owner, there are several things you can do to encourage and educate employees. Training Courses: Offer training courses to all of you staff so they can receive an education regarding a green initiative.

2012 142

Continuing education online for new career options

The Office Professionals Place

Continuing your education in today’s economy, it’s the best solution to get over the &lsquo The summer is almost over and fall is quickly approaching, which means everyone is going back to school. What about you?

2010 160

Education For Small Business Owners – Finding The Right Course

Small Business CEO

Educational resources can help you evolve and grow – they range from taking expert-taught courses to completing a masters or other advanced degree. However, pursuing these courses via traditional structured education can often be impractical for small business owners.

2014 60

Employee Education Questions: Onsite or Offsite Training?

Small Business CEO

There’s no doubt about it, employee education creates outstanding results for companies, but even so, most businesses aren’t quite sure how to go about it.

Feminists are not responsible for educating men    

Denise Aday

Feminists are not responsible for educating men : Tempted to mansplain to a feminist how she can be a better educational resource for you? feminism mansplaining personal personal accountability equality social justice education Want to tell her how she should be nice? Just NO. Read this.

2014 40

Continuing education online for new career options

The Office Professionals Place

Continuing your education in today’s economy, it’s the best solution to get over the ‘recession blues.’ ’ The National Center for Education Statistics reported that in Fall 2009, nearly 18.4

2010 130

Why educate women – isn't it a waste of resources? | THE SMALL.

The Small Business Blog

Why educate women – isn’t it a waste of resources? When I question this alleged shortage, I’m always surprised about how little consideration is given to well skilled and educated parents – mainly women – sitting at home looking after the family.

2008 130

How MOOC s are Changing the Way we Do Corporate Education

Small Business CEO

Remember when everyone thought the Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) would be the future of higher education as we know it? The Educational Landscape. Unless you live under a rock, you’ve realized that the cost of education has skyrocketed.…

2015 73

College May Not be for Everyone, but Education is

The Office Professionals Place

The Office Professionals Place by Elite Office Concepts The purpose of this blog is to educate, enlighten, motivate, inspire, and strengthen office professionals to grow in their professional development. Getting educated can be as easy as 1-2-3-4-5-6!

2009 141

Assistant Resources: Your Excellency Limited

Practically Perfect PA

Featured Sponsored posts Training admin assistants EA Education and Training Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant Virtual AssistantWe are delighted to be welcoming Lindsay Taylor, Director of Your Excellency Limited to the Virtual Summit on 22nd June 2018.

2018 191

The Future Assistant Conference: What went down?

Practically Perfect PA

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2018 187

The Virtual Summit is this Friday!

Practically Perfect PA

Assist Events Featured Virtual Summit admin administrators assistants EA Education and Training Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant Virtual AssistantJust a quick heads up that the Virtual Summit is this Friday! That’s Friday 22nd June 11am-7pm GMT+1.

2018 130

Educating the Virtual Assistant Marketplace

Denise Aday

We have a responsibility in the virtual assistant industry to listen, educate, and be truthful about what we can and cannot (or won’t) do. One of the things I educated him about was that trying to make an employee out of a Virtual Assistant just never works. I had a wonderful phone conversation with a prospective client today. Unfortunately, even though we seemed such a good fit otherwise, I may not be able to work with him due to an after hours access issue.

2008 40

Is Your Education Useless? | Men With Pens

Men With Pens

28,759 On-target web design and copywriting to help you hit the bulls-eye of success Home How-to Books Our Services Portfolio FAQs About Us Archives Contact Us Better Blogging Guest Posting Better Books Better Business Better Design Drive-by-Shooting Sundays Better Writing 7 Deadly Fears of Writing Fiction Writing How To Write Website Content The Way of Writing Way Off Topic Announcements Is Your Education Useless? 69 Responses to “Is Your Education Useless?&#

2009 40

The Strategic Executive Assistant

Practically Perfect PA

As many of you will know, Adam is a world-renowned EA educator. Assist Events Featured admin administrators assistants EA Education and Training Events Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant Virtual Assistant

2017 165

How to deal with the office downer

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2017 188

How to be an Organized Student

Ian's Messy Desk

From Alberta Education. Productivity a series a student education education reform get organized help students homework Learning organize notes organized student series standards based education student students getting tipStarting tomorrow, students in Canada will change from a relaxed summer schedule to the structured program of school and other activities. The key to success in achieving your academic goals is good organization and time management.

2012 132

A business case for the Assist Conference 2017

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2017 193