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What's Wrong with MOOCs: One-Size-Fits-All Syndrome

By Jim Shimabukuro

The Malaysian government is taking steps to “make 30 per cent of higher education courses available as massive open online courses (or MOOCs) by 2020” ( 819 more words

Trends & Issues

Bystander Syndrome - the modern version

We’ve all heard about it, people staring at someone in difficulty and not raising a finger to help. When I was a kid it was called Bystander Syndrome and despite everyone agreeing what an awful thing it is, most are guilty of it. 311 more words

Musings From The Mind

The One Promise I CAN Make to My Future Children

Dear Future Children,

I have six or seven unopened pregnancy tests under my bathroom counter, right now… and not out of hope, but paranoia. I’m not ready for you yet. 713 more words


Using Twitter to build your brand

As anyone with a product to sell or brand to build will know, getting your name known ‘out there’ is the hardest job of all. Whether you’re an author, painter, carpenter, website builder, yoga teacher, or armadillo trainer, getting known, for yourself as well as your product/service is a thankless and laborious task. 2,058 more words


Twitter is notifying affected users after millions of login details leaked

By Ian Paul | PCWorld

Users worried about being caught up in the recent leak of more than 32 million Twitter login credentials should already know if they’ve been hacked. 275 more words