Collaborative Learning Benefits In Aircall’s Onboarding

Aircall Uses 360Learning For Their Onboarding Company Overview Aircall is the cloud-based call center and phone system of choice for modern businesses. The company strongly believes that a great conversation is the most powerful way to communicate with customers, prospects, candidates, and colleagues—and Learning and Development is a fantastic way to embody that conversation. The … Read more

Western Connecticut challenges reflect system tensions

Faculty demands for accountability at Western Connecticut State University, months after the president stepped down amid scrutiny over the depletion of the institution’s reserves. New leadership has been tasked with righting the ship, and faculty eagerly awaiting answers. For some, the answers aren’t coming fast enough—and they worry accountability won’t come at all. WCSU administrators … Read more

Teach students to be critics—and builders (opinion)

Eboo Patel’s Sept. 6 opinion piece titled “Teach Your Students to Be Builders, Not Critics” in Inside Higher Ed argues exactly what its title states. Its conclusion rests on the false dichotomy of its title: “we need more college educators who are teaching students how to be architects of a better system, not arsonists of … Read more

3 Questions With Coursera and Louisiana Tech on New Student and Employer Research

Earlier this week, I focused on how the pandemic altered how academics work. Now, let’s talk about how academics and universities are changing to prepare students for the workforce. I’m drawing from new research from Coursera. In collaboration with market research firm Dynata, the company surveyed over 2,400 students and recent graduates and 1,200 employers … Read more

3 Questions with Coursera and Louisiana Tech University on New Student & Employer Research

Earlier this week, I focused on how the pandemic altered how academics work. Now, let’s talk about how academics and universities are changing to prepare students for the workforce. I’m drawing from new research from Coursera. In collaboration with market research firm Dynata, they surveyed over 2,400 students and recent graduates and 1,200 employers about … Read more