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Education for 'specialisation' in the knowledge economy

Education for 'specialisation' in the knowledge economy | Knowledge Economy | Scoop.it
There are many reasons to believe that a liberal and interdisciplinary education in arts and sciences is the best to prepare you for work in a knowledge economy. In this world, service jobs overwhe...
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What Your Company Can Learn From Google's Approach to Perks

What Your Company Can Learn From Google's Approach to Perks | Knowledge Economy | Scoop.it
Few companies can afford to spend like Google. Too many do anyway.
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UAE Mulls Life after Oil--and on Mars

UAE Mulls Life after Oil--and on Mars | Knowledge Economy | Scoop.it
Space program official Sarah Amiri says the United Arab Emirates is tapping young minds as its economy changes
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Huawei joins Smart Africa to drive digital transformation - Vanguard News

Huawei joins Smart Africa to drive digital transformation - Vanguard News | Knowledge Economy | Scoop.it
Technology giant Huawei has joined the Smart Africa Alliance as Information and Communi-cations Technologies advisor and Platinum member at the Smart Africa Board Meeting.
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Millennial wave turning Rust Belt Cities into 'Brain Belt' cities

Millennial wave turning Rust Belt Cities into 'Brain Belt' cities | Knowledge Economy | Scoop.it
Cheap housing, universities, and new tech centers are reviving Rust Belt cities with an infusion of educated millennials.
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UAE unveils $82bn plan to develop knowledge economy

UAE unveils $82bn plan to develop knowledge economy | Knowledge Economy | Scoop.it

President says new policies will focus on education, health, space and water, among others

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Creation of knowledge economy in Pakistan | Dr. Javaid R. Laghari | TEDxHUP

Dr. Javaid R. Laghari, Chairperson Higher Education Commission of Pakistan expressed that Pakistan was a country rich in resources, which he said had remaine...

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Expo 2020 ‘needs to deliver excitement’, says minister | The National

Expo 2020 ‘needs to deliver excitement’, says minister | The National | Knowledge Economy | Scoop.it

Expo 2020's legacy will include a site containing space for research institutes and businesses that will help to boost the emirate's knowledge economy.

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Innovations in Knowledge and Learning for Competitive Higher Education in Asia and the Pacific

Innovations in Knowledge and Learning for Competitive Higher Education in Asia and the Pacific | Knowledge Economy | Scoop.it

Competitive advantage in a knowledge economy is dependent on the ability to innovate and create new knowledge products and services, and to find innovative applications for them.

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Redefining the College Degree

Redefining the College Degree | Knowledge Economy | Scoop.it

A college degree has always been one of the main roads to professional and economic security in a knowledge-based economy. But traditional college degrees aren’t the slam-dunk success driver they once were.

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UK invests £75 million in European research infrastructure to support knowledge-based economy - Plant Science

UK invests £75 million in European research infrastructure to support knowledge-based economy - Plant Science | Knowledge Economy | Scoop.it

The European Molecular Biology Laboratory’s European Bioinformatics Institute (EMBL-EBI) and the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) warmly welcome the announcement from the UK Government of a £75 million...

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INTEL: IMPACTING LEARNING WITH TECHNOLOGY THROUGH TEACHER EDUCATION - Business Journal

INTEL: IMPACTING LEARNING WITH TECHNOLOGY THROUGH TEACHER EDUCATION - Business Journal | Knowledge Economy | Scoop.it

All over the world, there is an increasing attention on the role technology plays in preparing students for the 21st century.

Unlike the traditional method of learning which is more about the paper and pencil teacher centered approach,...

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UAE to exempt some SMEs from need for bank guarantees

UAE to exempt some SMEs from need for bank guarantees | Knowledge Economy | Scoop.it
Move for firms with Emirati owner or director is latest step to support sector
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The Cost of a Data Breach in India: What You Need to Know

The Cost of a Data Breach in India: What You Need to Know | Knowledge Economy | Scoop.it
Indian companies should implement data security strategies such as encryption and threat sharing to reduce the impact and cost of a data breach.
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Knowledge sharing in the age of millennials | Information Age

Knowledge sharing in the age of millennials | Information Age | Knowledge Economy | Scoop.it
Sharing and distributing information efficiently is key to unlocking the potential of staff in the knowledge economy – but do they really use the right tools, pay heed to security or toe the line of company policy?
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Just the job: US entrepreneur Ron Bruder

Just the job: US entrepreneur Ron Bruder | Knowledge Economy | Scoop.it
As the Arab world grapples with the dilemma of creating 200 million new jobs for youth, employers complain of a widening skills gap.
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Digital Transformation Starts with Small Wins

Digital Transformation Starts with Small Wins | Knowledge Economy | Scoop.it
"Digital transformation" seems to be the catch phrase of the year for IT consulting firms, with vendors showcasing a variety of products and services that incorporate social and productivity solutions...
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Vivek Wadhwa/Knowledge Economy | AT&T

In this FutureCast, we address the knowledge economy with keynote guest Vivek Wadhwa. Watch as more than 40 thought leaders came together to discuss and deba...

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The Knowledge Economy

Dr. John Hardin of the Office of Science and Technology at the North Carolina Department of Commerce, Ambrose Schwaillie of the South Carolina Research Autho...

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Canada Needs To Focus on Developing its Knowledge Economy

The success of Apple and Google in attracting a market cap of $509 billion and $356 billion respectively – captured the attention of several business thinker...

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“Put your Efforts into the Future” Seems like a Pretty Good Philosophy (insight from Arnold Schwarzenegger and Per Espen Stoknes)

“Put your Efforts into the Future” Seems like a Pretty Good Philosophy (insight from Arnold Schwarzenegger and Per Espen Stoknes) | Knowledge Economy | Scoop.it

“In a knowledge economy where skill is based on knowledge, and where technology and economy are likely to change fast . . . the only meaningful job security is the capacity to learn fast.” Peter F.

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Innovation in Education (1): A curriculum perspective

Innovation in Education (1): A curriculum perspective | Knowledge Economy | Scoop.it

  We are living in the era of Knowledge-based economy where knowledge is bringing broader economic growth. Economies are now transforming from managing knowledge to innovating with knowledge.

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The Nostalgia Knowledge Economy

The Nostalgia Knowledge Economy | Knowledge Economy | Scoop.it

Some say age is just a number. It's more than that, and CIOs will do well to help their companies capture memories for creating retro products tomorrow says ,

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How to design workplace tools for the knowledge-sharing styles of Millennials | Information Age

How to design workplace tools for the knowledge-sharing styles of Millennials | Information Age | Knowledge Economy | Scoop.it

Sharing and distributing information efficiently is key to unlocking the potential of your staff in the knowledge economy. But do they really use the right tools, pay heed to security or tow the line of company policy in the age of the Millennials?

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