What is Creativity?

It’s a popular topic and and a very old term, but seems difficult to define. So what is Creativity? I don’t want to re-hash too much old stuff, but, really, just keep it simple. 912 more words


How Do You Measure Success?

In traditional project management, success if often measured by the trinity of cost, time and quality. The rule of thumb is that you can’t increase one without decreasing others. 671 more words


Building a Business Model for MOOCs

By Debbie Cavalier | Vice President of Online Learning and Continuing Education, Berklee College of Music

Berklee College of Music was founded on the revolutionary principle that the best way to prepare students for careers in music is through the study and practice of contemporary music. 334 more words

Creativity And Innovation

21st Century Skills Made Simple

May 19, 2015 with contributions by Kathleen Costanza and Tom Mashberg

Developing critical thinking, problem solving, and collaboration is challenging, but it must become second nature in an increasingly competitive, global economy. 228 more words

Educational Technology

How to fit Creativity in the Design Process

Many businesses that offer design products and services have a close relationship with creativity. This could include businesses that engage in graphic design, industrial and furniture design, architecture, web design, interior design and many others. 706 more words


The example of the Wright Brothers

I’ve been absorbed in David McCullough’s new book, The Wright Brothers (2015), the story of how brothers Orville and Wilbur Wright invented and flew the first successful airplane, starting with their historic flights at Kitty Hawk, North Carolina in 1903. 507 more words

Education And Learning

Are we losing the fight against ISIS, terrorism, corruption and drug cartels?

“Terrorism, corruption, drug cartels feed from each, the scum of this earth”

It is pretty sad to see what is going on in Syria and Iraq today, all efforts to stop ISIS in these countries have been in vain. 1,231 more words