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13 Apr 14

The UKSG 2014 Annual Conference and Exhibition will take place from 14-16 April at the Harrogate International Centre. Situated in the heart of the UK, Harrogate is a picturesque spa town full of grace, charm, history and character. via Pocket

12 Apr 14

With an endless number of sites, tools, and resources out there, how do you know what’s worth your time? Well, we know just how busy you are, so we did the legwork for you and found 99 websites that’ll add value to your life and your career, guara...

12 Apr 14

Best Negotiation Training for Women. Guaranteed. The best negotiation training for women. Guaranteed. via Pocket

12 Apr 14

Last year, state funding was either cut or held constant in 34 state libraries across the U.S. Average salaries fell for directors and rookie librarians alike. And in 2011, there were 173 fewer public libraries than in 2001. via Pocket

12 Apr 14

It’s time to set things straight once and for all, since (semantics aside) the difference between a wireframe and a prototype is actually quite substantial. Editor’s note: This is an article by Marcin Treder, CEO of UXPin. via Pocket

12 Apr 14

Communication skills are underrated. If you can’t present your analysis into digestible concepts for your CEO to understand, your analysis is only useful to yourself. The biggest challenge for a data analyst isn’t modeling, it’s cleaning and colle...

12 Apr 14

Hypothetical situation: you’re a student and your teacher has tasked you with identifying a topic that is important to you, understanding it, interpreting it, and then delivering a report to your classmates. via Pocket
You know how some days, you feel older than others? I always tend to feel old when I look at education trends and examine just how far technology has come since I was in graduate school (which really doesn’t feel that long ago). via Pocket

12 Apr 14

Marketers have started focusing more and more on the design and layout of their content -- and it makes sense. Research shows that 90% of information transmitted to the brain is visual, and visuals are processed 60,000 times faster in the brain th...

12 Apr 14

E-Learning Challenge: What Do E-Learning Designers Really Do? Posted 13 hours ago Have you ever tried explaining what you do to your friends or parents? Anyone? Chances are you were met with a blank or quizzical look. via Pocket

12 Apr 14

The information generated by the first three steps is plotted on a matrix that helps managers see the direction (step four) they should take. The goal is to develop those core capabilities that will be effective for multiple strategic segments in ...

12 Apr 14

I’m writing my next book, Before and After, about how we make and break habits–an issue  very relevant to happiness. Each week, I’ll post a before-and-after story submitted by a reader, about how he or she successfully changed a habit. We can all ...

12 Apr 14

What makes for a great presentation — the kind that compels people’s attention and calls them to action?  TED talks have certainly set a benchmark in recent years: HBR even asked Chris Anderson, the group’s founder, to offer lessons drawn from the...

12 Apr 14

CHICAGO — Tablets, desktops, smartphones, laptops, minis: we live in a world of screens, all of different sizes. Library websites need to work on all of them, but maintaining separate sites or content management systems is resource intensive and s...

12 Apr 14

Failure is how we learn. The problem is, argues Megan McArdle, we’re forgetting that truth. We are becoming too risk-averse and that is bad for our children, for our personal lives, for our companies, and for our country. via Pocket

12 Apr 14

Google recently announced the launch of their own Massive Open Online Course (MOOC). The course is titled, Making Sense of Data, and it begins tomorrow, March 18, 2014. The prerequisites are quite simple. All that is needed is: a google account, a...

12 Apr 14

By now you’ve heard all about the catastrophic Heartbleed bug and how it has siphoned passwords, credit card numbers, emails and other data to the vampires who would drain all of us dry. From your love life (OKCupid) to your tax returns, there’s a...

05 Apr 14

What’s a flipped classroom — and why now? Share your thoughts in the comments below and subscribe to our monthly newsletter to find out when we release our next infographic. via Pocket

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