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12 Most Striking Tendencies of Creative People

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Kim Phillips shares the 12 Most Striking Tendencies of Creative People.
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5 Things Colleges Can Expect From Congress in 2015

5 Things Colleges Can Expect From Congress in 2015 | Challenges of Higher Education | Scoop.it
Budgets will remain tight, and gridlock is likely to worsen. But federal student aid could see some changes, as both parties have embraced calls to simplify the system.
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Public schools now get more of their revenue from students than from state funding

Public schools now get more of their revenue from students than from state funding | Challenges of Higher Education | Scoop.it
Tuition is a bigger contributor.
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What makes a piece of performance feedback useful? | @YEC

The Young Entrepreneur Council is an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. YEC recently launched StartupCol
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Thinking of hiring an executive coach? Consider this | @SmartBrief

Fortune 500 organizations and technology startups are among companies starting to understand the benefits executive coaches can bring to the table.  As a r
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5 lessons from job-training programs: The original competency-based experts - eCampus News

5 lessons from job-training programs: The original competency-based experts - eCampus News | Challenges of Higher Education | Scoop.it
Some community colleges have succeeded in converting their job training programs into full-fledged competency degrees. One success story shares lessons.
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7 Signs of a Toxic Culture at Work

Do you dread your job as much on Friday as you do on Monday? Do you dread going into the office or interacting with a particular co-worker? Are you chronically stressed out or anxious at work?We
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George Siemens: ‘Students need to take ownership of their learning’

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George Siemens

George Siemens is an internationally renowned and highly respected professor and researcher of technology, networks, analytics, and openness
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The Gratitude Advantage: Four Ways Giving Thanks Improves Your Life

The Gratitude Advantage: Four Ways Giving Thanks Improves Your Life | Challenges of Higher Education | Scoop.it
There are a lot of myths around the first American Thanksgiving in 1621, but one thing is for sure. The Pilgrims were lucky to be alive, and they knew it. “Eleven months earlier the Pilgrims had arrived at the tip of Cape Cod, fearful and uninformed,” says Nathaniel Philbrick in his history Mayflower. “By all […]
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In what states are college students carrying the most debt?

When it comes to paying for college, some parts of the U.S. tend to require heavier borrowing
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Appeals court backs adjunct in case over First Amendment @insidehighered

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10 Tools That Give You a Tailored Estimate of What You’ll Pay for College - US News

10 Tools That Give You a Tailored Estimate of What You’ll Pay for College - US News | Challenges of Higher Education | Scoop.it
These tools may not be able to give families precise cost figures but can provide an estimate, says one expert.
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What Really Happens at Community Colleges? A Tool Taps Data for Answers

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The Completion Arch aims to track students from enrollment in college to entering the work force.
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Why Comparing Lots of Colleges Might Not Help as Many Students as You’d Think

Why Comparing Lots of Colleges Might Not Help as Many Students as You’d Think | Challenges of Higher Education | Scoop.it
Consumer tools let people compare thousands of options for college. But most students end up attending one near home.
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A Call for Big Changes to Meet a Big Challenge at Community Colleges

A Call for Big Changes to Meet a Big Challenge at Community Colleges | Challenges of Higher Education | Scoop.it
To keep more low-income students on track to graduation, quick fixes aren’t enough, says a new report from Jobs for the Future.
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3 Surprising Leadership Lessons I Learned From (Wait for it) Nuns

3 Surprising Leadership Lessons I Learned From (Wait for it) Nuns | Challenges of Higher Education | Scoop.it
Management Lessons From Nuns - The Muse: They don’t rule with an iron fist or an iron ru...
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Professors' Place in the Classroom Is Shifting to the Side

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Colleges have long seen students as passive receivers of content. That view is changing, and it could portend an even more "radical" shift in teaching.
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Experts See Traditional Campus, Online Education Mix Becoming the Norm - Higher Education

Experts See Traditional Campus, Online Education Mix Becoming the Norm - Higher Education | Challenges of Higher Education | Scoop.it
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4 Classic Leadership Mistakes You Can Avoid - Leading Effectively: Official Blog of the Center for Creative Leadership

This column is one of several that CCL President and CEO John Ryan has written on leadership as a Linkedin Influencer. Click to view all his columns and sign up to receive future posts. One of the best things about … READ MORE
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5 ways community colleges are fixing higher education

5 ways community colleges are fixing higher education | Challenges of Higher Education | Scoop.it
Why consider community college? They're facing problems that weigh down all of higher education -- and succeeding.
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8 Myths That Undermine Educational Effectiveness

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Edutopia blogger Mark Phillips examines eight myths that drive education policy, including the value of homework for students and merit pay for teachers, the irrelevance of funding and class size, an...
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When a Community College Transforms a City

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Ohio State University may be the local titan, but Columbus State Community College has also become a formidable presence.
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5 Lessons Military Snipers Can Teach Business Schools About Competitive Advantage

5 Lessons Military Snipers Can Teach Business Schools About Competitive Advantage | Challenges of Higher Education | Scoop.it
Individuals and businesses alike are always looking for a competitive advantage that sets them apart from the crowd. Here’s the question: are they looking in the right place?Job-seekers try to craft
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The Completion Arch: Completion Arch Home

The Completion Arch: Completion Arch Home | Challenges of Higher Education | Scoop.it
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How administrators can enhance online learning programs - eCampus News

Administrators and administrative structure can not only vastly improve online program efficiency, but boost enrollment by thousands of students.
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