Authors discuss what makes a ‘super course’

Image:  Ken Bain believes that the best new idea in education is not to find better ways to use technology. He believes in courses — "super courses," he calls them — that will transform the teaching and learning experience. With Marsha Marshall Bain, his longtime collaborator, he explores these courses in Super Courses: The Future […]

MSNBC-Backed Smear: ‘Nothing More American Than A Gaudy, Expensive Party That Kills People’

New York Magazine writer Sarah Jones joined Andrea Mitchell Reports guest host Chris Jansing and MSNBC medical contributor Dr. Lipi Roy on Tuesday to discuss weddings and other large social gatherings in the age of COVID. MSNBC celebrated the Jones theory “There’s nothing more American than a gaudy, expensive party that kills people.” The genesis for the segment was an […]

Talent and culture are the new growth drivers, says Abhijit Bhaduri, former Chief Learning Officer at Wipro

One of the top influential HR leaders with a comprehensive understanding of businesses and talent, Abhijit Bhaduri is a strategic advisor to business leaders and organisations in transition, an executive coach to leaders on building a culture that attracts talent necessary to drive growth and is rated among the top 10 learning experts globally. He […]

Bustin’ a Few Myths About the FIRE Movement

Bustin’ a Few Myths About the FIRE Movement For every “movement” where a group of people band together and try to improve their lives, there will always be a handful of nay-sayers trying to discredit the cause. The financial independence FIRE movement has a bunch of these haters. And while some concerns about early retirement […]

Small businesses around the world struggle to survive

Hour after hour in the dark, Chander Shekhar’s mind raced ahead to morning.More than three months had dragged by since the coronavirus forced him to shut down his business – a shop racked with vibrantly colored saris, on a block in New York’s Jackson Heights neighborhood once thronged with South Asian immigrant shoppers. Today, finally, […]

The Side Effects of Social Distancing (Ep. 409)

(Photo: Shutterstock) In just a few weeks, the novel coronavirus has undone a century’s worth of our economic and social habits. What consequences will this have on our future — and is there a silver lining in this very black pandemic cloud? Listen and subscribe to our podcast at Apple Podcasts, Stitcher, or elsewhere. Below […]