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Knowledge Is Power

If you tell anyone that you want to work in the music industry, the response is almost always the same. People tell you it will be hard. 525 more words


Taking a Coursera Class: Survey in Music Technology

I’ve been taking this course now for about three weeks, and it’s already filled in a few gaps in my knowledge of audio processing. For instance, I was always fuzzy on the physics and psychoacoustics of sound – now I’ve got a “less clueless” level of knowledge. 248 more words


Learning how to learn | An infographic

A couple of months ago, I took the Learning How to Learn MOOC from the University of California San Diego on Coursera. This was a course on cognitive strategies for learning more effectively, and addressed issues like procrastination. 144 more words

Prosper through self education

Ankit Khandelwal, former chemical engineering student at Technical University of Denmark, created an alternative way to educate himself with a programme of self-directed learning. Patricia Mascarenhas reports… 539 more words

Envisioning 21st Century Global Manager

Loves Us Some Nicotine!

I took a wonderful neuropharmacology class, “Drugs and the Brain” from Caltech professor Henry Lester. ┬áIt’s why I now vape.


Day 78 - Different World

After learning guitar for about 2 months, I did learn some nursery rhythms. However, the overall progress is still slow due to the fact that I never practice. 372 more words


A Students Path to Becoming a 21st-Century Global Manager

I always wanted to be a manager in the long term and liked to engage in solving complex problems. With this aim, I worked hard alongside my engineering education to gain many relevant soft skills. 183 more words

Envisioning 21st Century Global Manager