24 août 2019

The Prepper Career Trap

By Joshua Kim. For reasons that I don’t understand, my home-for-the summer college daughters have taken to watching episodes of National Geographic’s Doomsday Preppers. Sometimes, I watch with them. More...

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'Superpower,' Energy and Academic Transformation

By Joshua Kim. Wind power, higher ed, and the five stages of driving change. More...

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What ElectricBikeReview.com Says about the Future of Work

By Joshua Kim. How an electric bike review site illuminates the new economy, and the skills that tomorrow’s graduates will need. More...

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Collaborative Work, Academic Training, and Alt-Ac Careers

By Joshua Kim. What might a Ph.D. program for alternative academics look like?
Alternative academic work is mostly a team sport. More...

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'The Robots Are Coming!'

By Joshua Kim. Books on the impact of technology on jobs, and the place of higher ed in this conversation. More...

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The Conversation About Scaling High-Quality/Low-Cost Graduate Online Education

By Joshua Kim. Earlier this week, I wrote about the 21 online master’s programs that top universities are now offering in collaboration with edX and Coursera. More...

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21 Low-Cost Online Master's Degrees from Coursera and edX

By Joshua Kim. Listing them all in one place, and thinking about what these programs might mean for higher ed. More...

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Academic Majors of the U.S. Women’s World Cup Championship Soccer Team

By Joshua Kim. At some point, the excitement of the U.S. victory in Sunday’s Women’s World Cup final will wear off. 
That time is not now.
How stoked are you by the skill, teamwork, poise, tenacity, and talent of the U.S. Women’s National Team
What do the world’s best soccer player major in in college? 
After watching Sunday’s game, I thought that I’d find out. More...

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Book Consumption and Professional Productivity

By Joshua Kim. A no connection hypothesis.
I read lots of non fiction books. Many fellow readers, including my wife, would put “read” in quotes. More...

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Why Pitt Went with Noodle Partners to Launch A New Online MS in Health Informatics

By Joshua Kim. A Q&A with Laurie Cochenour, director of Online Learning at the University of Pittsburgh School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences. More...

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