Living
929 views | +0 today
Follow
Living
A Place to Discover and Grow !
Curated by Peter Dopson
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Peter Dopson
Scoop.it!

5 Ways To Land Customers Who Don't Know They Need You (Yet) - Forbes

5 Ways To Land Customers Who Don't Know They Need You (Yet) - Forbes | Living | Scoop.it
Raul Pla offers a five-step plan for attracting new web customers, using Dropbox as a case study in success.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Peter Dopson
Scoop.it!

Find a Nonprofit Job Matched to Your Passions

Find a Nonprofit Job Matched to Your Passions | Living | Scoop.it
It's possible to switch gears in your career from for-profit to nonprofit. A few tweaks gets you in the right direction.
more...
Markham Rollins III's curator insight, February 25, 2013 8:10 AM

For me passion is everything. If you can find a job that matches up with your passion, it no longer feels like work.

Rescooped by Peter Dopson from Geography Education
Scoop.it!

Countries with the Most Migrants

Countries with the Most Migrants | Living | Scoop.it

List of the countries with the most migrants in the world as measured by net migration rate.


Which countries have the most migrants per capita living there?  What spatial or development patterns do you see on this list?  


Tags: Migration, population, Immigration, statistics, worldwide, unit 2 population. 


Via Seth Dixon
more...
Lauren Sellers's curator insight, May 22, 2014 12:04 PM

This is an interesting little chart because it reveals to us which countries have the highest percentage of migrants that make up their general population. Definitely suprised me to see Qatar as the number one on the list, I would have expected the US to be at the top, but it is not even in the top 10!

Lona Pradeep Parad's curator insight, May 28, 2014 7:26 PM

This shows the net migration of immigrants. 

Adrian Bahan (MNPS)'s curator insight, September 30, 2014 4:04 PM

Remember this is based on a % of the total population, and not total #. Which countries have the most migrants per capita living there?  What spatial or development patterns do you see on this list? 

Rescooped by Peter Dopson from Transformational Leadership
Scoop.it!

The MOOC in Further Education Colleges – distraction or lever for change? | Learning Futures Lab

RT @matthancockmp: RT: @CathyEllis121 The #MOOC in Further Education Colleges – distraction or lever for change? http://t.co/2YqhOEGn << v interesting piece

Via Dr. Susan Bainbridge
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Peter Dopson
Scoop.it!

What Every Female Founder Can Learn From Mark Zuckerberg's Success - Forbes

What Every Female Founder Can Learn From Mark Zuckerberg's Success - Forbes | Living | Scoop.it
"Think Like Zuck" reveals the secrets of Mark Zuckerberg's meteoric rise to success. Its author, Ekaterina Walter talked with Forbes about what every founder can learn from his strategy.
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Peter Dopson from Geography Education
Scoop.it!

What If Rich Countries Shut the Door on Immigration?

What If Rich Countries Shut the Door on Immigration? | Living | Scoop.it
Ian Goldin, Director of the Oxford Martin School, warns that a backlash against immigration would wreak havoc on everything from hospitals to the high-tech industry. The interview is part of the Risk Response Network’s “What if?

 

This is article can be an intriguing introduction to a thought exercise geared towards understanding the economic impact of migration and the social processes that create our world. 

 

Questions to ponder:  Which points of the interviewee do you agree with?  Are there some that you think his analysis is off-base?  What do you think the impacts on a given location would be if there was no migration allowed? 

 

Tags:  migration, economic, unit 2 population, immigration, unit 6 industry, labor.


Via Seth Dixon
more...
No comment yet.