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: 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 […]

“It is predicted that 50% of current jobs will disappear by 2030.” Updating Education for the Evolving Job Market: Learning at the Pace of Life & Work [Wade]

Updating Education for the Evolving Job Market: Learning at the Pace of Life and Work — from huffingtonpost.com by Sophie Wade Excerpt (emphasis DSC): A […]

WE ARE NOT READY FOR THIS! Per Forrester Research: In US, a net loss of 7% of jobs to automation — *in 2018*!

Forrester predicts that AI-enabled automation will eliminate 9% of US jobs in 2018 — from forbes.com by Gil Press Excerpt (emphasis DSC): A new Forrester […]

Especially meant for students: You WANT to own your own learning. Here’s why. [Christian]

Some reflections on students owning their own learning — from DSC: Sometimes when students are introduced to a new method of learning something — say […]

Employees are overwhelmed; parents often can’t help their kids with homework even when they highly value education

From DSC: I recently happened to revisit a posting by Josh Bersin entitled, “The Disruption of Digital Learning: Ten Things We Have Learned.”  That posting […]

For institutions of higher education: Some of the ways to respond to the new, exponential pace of change [Christian]

From DSC: In Part I, I looked at the new, exponential pace of change that colleges, community colleges and universities now need to deal with […]

For colleges, community colleges, & universities: The new, exponential pace of change. [Christian]

From DSC: Some of the largest waves of change that are hitting the beaches of numerous societies throughout the globe are coming from technological changes […]

MASSIVE CHANGE!!! “The majority of the U.S. workforce will soon freelance.” | How is higher education reacting to this trend? Or how *should it* react to this trend?!

Freelancers predicted to become the U.S. workforce majority within a decade, with nearly 50% of millennial workers already freelancing, annual “Freelancing in America” study finds […]

University of Phoenix Phasing Out Campuses; Current Students Not Affected, School Says

University of Phoenix Phasing Out Campuses; Current Students Not Affected, School Says — from phoenixnewtimes.com by Joseph Flaherty Excerpt: The University of Phoenix plans to […]

From DSC: Some reflections from the “2017 Workplace Learning Report ” from LinkedIn Learning

      From DSC: Getting employees to make time for L&D needs to be based upon “what’s in it for them” — i.e., the […]

What if we were to tie in Google’s new Job Discovery service in w/ a next gen learning platform? [Christian]

Google’s jobs AI service hits private beta, now works in 100 languages — from venturebeat.com by Blair Hanley Frank Excerpt: Google today announced the beta […]

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