20 mars 2017

Coursera for Business, l’offensive

http://blog.educpros.fr/gilbert-azoulay/wp-content/themes/longbeach_gilbert/images/img01.jpgBlog Educpros de Gilbert Azoulay. COURSERA passe à l'offensive en Europe avec le lancement d'une offre pour les entreprises pour la formation continue. L'objectif est bien entendu de renforcer les usages et d'atteindre le seuil de rentabilité. Voir l'article...

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Business schools : ce qui a changé

http://blog.educpros.fr/fiorina/wp-content/themes/longbeach_jfiorina/longbeach/images/img01.jpgBlog Educpros de Jean-François Fiorina. Après ce post à succès sur les idées reçues qui « collent » aux grandes écoles et qui a suscité l'adhésion de nombreux lecteurs, je me penche aujourd'hui sur les éléments objectifs de leur réussite et en particulier, celles que je connais le mieux, les grandes écoles de management, secteur dans lequel je travaille depuis plusieurs décennies. Voir l'article...

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19 mars 2017

VitalSource announces intent to acquire Verba

University Business LogoSubmitted by Stefanie Botelho. VitalSource Technologies LLC, Ingram Content Group’s global leader in digital education content delivery, today announced that it has entered into a Letter of Intent to acquire Verba Software, Inc., a San Francisco-based company dedicated to using technology to support campus bookstores and help students save money on course materials. More...

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Velocify ReportHub delivers a “fitness tracker” for admissions

University Business LogoSubmitted by Stefanie Botelho. Velocify, the leading intelligent enrollment management platform, today announced the launch of ReportHub, a new business intelligence solution that provides actionable insight to evaluate and improve performance across admissions representatives, campaigns, and inquiry sources. More...

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18 mars 2017

Essays for sale: the booming online industry in writing academic work to order

The Guardian homeBy. Selling essays, assignments and even PhDs is big business – and legal, although everyone knows many students will submit the work as their own. More...

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26 février 2017

FT Business School Rankings

The latest Financial Times Global MBA Rankings 2017 have been released. Overall the USA continues to do well with nine schools in the top 20 and Stanford, Pennsylvania and Harvard second, third and fourth respectively. The first place, however, was held by INSEAD (France/Singapore). More...

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24 février 2017

A Responsibility Revolution in the Fashion Industry

The collapse of the Rana Plaza factory in 2013 with a loss of over 1,130 lives was a jarring reminder that though much has been accomplished to improve working conditions in global supply chains, more is needed. More...

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23 février 2017

Source: Getty Images Top Hat Raises $22.5 Million to Go After Pearson, McGraw-Hill

By Stephen Downes - Stephen's Web. Source: Getty Images Top Hat Raises $22.5 Million to Go After Pearson, McGraw-Hill
Gerrit De Vynck, Bloomberg, 2017/02/20
Bloomberg offers coverage to this Canadian company that has set up an online bookstore for textbooks. More...

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Continuous, Curated Learning: The Business Case

By Stephen Downes - Stephen's Web. Continuous, Curated Learning: The Business Case
Stephen Walsh, Modern Workplace Learning Magazine, 2017/01/30

Sometimes people call what I do here 'curation', but I really dislike that word, because it's not what I do. More...

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22 février 2017

IDP Education acquires Hotcourses Group for £30m

By Sara Custer. Global student placement company, IDP Education, has acquired the Hotcourses Group for £30.1m. The purchase will add some of the world’s largest education search websites including Whatuni, The Complete University Guide and Hotcourses Abroad to the student recruitment giant’s portfolio. More...

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