“As educators, how do we prepare today’s students for a future employment landscape that is vastly different from what we ourselves have known?” [Niehoff]

Training today’s learners to be the hired guns of tomorrow — from gettingsmart.com by Michael Niehoff Excerpt: Freelancer. Free Agent. Independent Contractor. Consultant. Hired Gun. […]

In-demand skills for 2018 [linkedin]

The Skills Companies Need Most in 2018 – And The Courses to Get Them — from linkedin.com by Paul Petrone Excerpt: Using a combination of […]

“18 striking AI trends to watch in 2018” plus 6 other items regarding artificial intelligence

  18 striking AI Trends to watch in 2018 – Part 1 as well as 18 striking AI Trends to watch in 2018 – Part […]

Top 10 Technology Trends for 2018: IEEE Computer Society Predicts the Future of Tech

Top 10 Technology Trends for 2018: IEEE Computer Society Predicts the Future of Tech — from computer.org Excerpts: The top 10 technology trends predicted to […]

An employability check ☑

During my search for new employment throughout the last 12 months+ I had applied for many jobs and attended interviews.  Beyond the disappointment of not […]

Reflections on “What College Doesn’t Teach You About Building a Network” [Selingo]

What College Doesn’t Teach You About Building a Network — from linkedin.com by Jeff Sellingo Excerpt: Here’s what I told the students in Boston about […]

DC: The next generation learning platform will likely offer us such virtual reality-enabled learning experiences such as this “flight simulator for teachers.”

Virtual reality simulates classroom environment for aspiring teachers — from phys.org by Charles Anzalone, University at Buffalo Excerpt (emphasis DSC): Two University at Buffalo education researchers […]

DC: This is what I mean by saying institutions of traditional higher ed aren’t keeping pace w/ the new, exponential pace of change

From DSC: Regarding the article below…why did it take Udacity needing to team up with Infosys to offer this type of program and curriculum? Where […]

Putting lifelong learning on the CEO agenda [Edmondson & Saxberg]

Putting lifelong learning on the CEO agenda — from mckinsey.com by Amy Edmondson and Bror Saxberg In an open letter to business leaders, a Harvard Business […]

Some predictions for 2018: Learning-wise & tech-wise

eLearning: Predictions for 2018 — from news.elearninginside.com by Cait Etherington Excerpts: The educational technology sector grew substantially in 2017 and all signs point to even […]

From DSC: My reflections from catching a cup of coffee with an experienced, wise, elderly learning expert.

From DSC: I sat down for a cup of coffee the other day with an experienced, wise, elderly learning expert. He was virtually a walking […]

A new video that I made: “Helping Our Students Build Solid, Online-Based Footprints” [Christian]

We Need to Help Our Students Build Solid Online-Based Footprints I used a tool called VideoScribe to create this piece. The video relays how important […]

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