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5 Ways That Standardization Can Lead To Innovation

Check out this great piece (an “oldie but goodie”) from Henry King addressing the question as to whether a venture can be standardized but also innovative: 106 more words

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“Because of the very nature of the world as it is today our children receive in school a heavy load of scientific and analytic subjects, so it is in their reading for fun, for pleasure, that they must be guided into creativity. 55 more words


What is Process Documentation?

Bill Hades made notes on his clipboard. Unlike most clipboards, this one had a digital display in the upper right corner and its electronic clock was ticking off decimal hours. 162 more words


What is education, anyway? Pt.2

Let’s face it, children are basically all the same and should be taught in the same, tried and tested, chalk and talk, fashion. Teachers in schools should focus purely on the 3R’s – Reading, wRiting and aRithmetic – and leave that creative ‘fluff’ for kids to pursue in their own time. 556 more words

Norah reblogged this on Norah Colvin and commented:

This week I am sharing a post published on Teachling earlier this year. Teachling introduces her post with a TED talk by Sir Ken Robinson, an international advisor on Education. Like Teachling, I very much admire his work and would love to see education systems implement his recommendations. I hope you will set aside the 19 minutes it will take to listen to what Ken has to say. You will be amused, entertained and educated. I intended providing a summary of important points from his talk, but found I was recording the talk in full! Teachling has provided a few notes but I would love you to listen to the entire talk and let me know what you think. How can we join the revolution that Ken says we need?

Big Oil Firms Crack The Whip Over Service Companies

by  Reuters

Gwladys Fouche & Balazs Koranyi

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

OSLO, March 26 (Reuters) – On a mission to crush costs, global oil firms are rewriting the rule book on how they deal with service companies. 740 more words




Standardization is a process of identifying common features amongst various Versions of Specifications (personal, clan, trade, etc.) and assimilating them into a common and rational form. 180 more words