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(Q4) Takeaways

Hello everyone!

My entrepreneurship course has reached its conclusion, and so it is time for my final blog post of the course!

The Question: 

We have explored and practised the notion of the entrepreneurial mindset for the past 11 weeks.  393 more words

Entrepreneurship

How Struggling CFOs Can Save Their Jobs

By Joel French, CEO of SCI Solutions

In a Black Book survey with respondents from 590 hospitals across 45 states, 60 percent of CFOs said they… 419 more words

Open Access: Meaning(s) and Goal(s)

What do we mean when we say “open access” (OA), and what are we working towards when we promote it?

Definitions: Less Ambiguous

The question of what OA means seems now to be pretty much settled: as I listen to and participate in conversations within the OA community (by which I mean the organizations and individuals who advocate for OA and who set up and manage OA initiatives such as institutional repositories, publishing concerns, lobbying groups, etc.), there seems to be a hardening consensus around the proposition that OA is defined by the principles laid out in the… 943 more words

World Of Tomorrow

How to make a fortune without ‘doing’ anything: The Uber, Airbnb story

Uber is much in the news recently, for mostly the wrong reasons. One of its senior executives threatened to investigate journalists who wrote negative things about the taxi service platform. 1,428 more words

Tech

Zeitgeist

I’ve not done well on my resolution to be more reflective on my work, at least in this venue, but hey, I have a new job. 248 more words

Massive Open Online Courses

Utilities can Leverage Technology as a Competitive Edge

Utility companies are virtual monopolies in the sectors that they operate, however the stifling regulatory oversight coupled with fierce attacks from startup based innovation requires rethinking of how customers perceive and receive value. 41 more words

Technology