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A holistic approach to understanding how metrics can drive organizational and social change.
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Online Learning: Is College (Finally) Ready For Its Innovation Revolution?

By Derek Thompson, the Atlantic
“The price of college is going to fall, and the Internet is going to cause that fall.
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IBM Boosts Health Analytics With 'Watson' Supercomputer Capabilities - InformationWeek

IBM Boosts Health Analytics With 'Watson' Supercomputer Capabilities - InformationWeek | Metrics for Change | Scoop.it
IBM Boosts Health Analytics With 'Watson' Supercomputer CapabilitiesInformationWeek"If you look at health information technology, the next big wave of investment by healthcare organizations will be in analytics.
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Highlights of the First Quantified Self Conference

Highlights of the First Quantified Self Conference | Metrics for Change | Scoop.it
The First Quantified Self Conference happened last weekend in Mountain View.
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Google 2015: what will it look like? - Business Insider

Google 2015: what will it look like? - Business Insider | Metrics for Change | Scoop.it
Google 2015: what will it look like?Business InsiderJust this past weekend there was a Quantified Self conference with hundreds of attendees (held just a couple of miles from Google's headquarters). 7.
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Exhibit to give hands-on archeological experience - Atlanta Journal Constitution

Exhibit to give hands-on archeological experience - Atlanta Journal Constitution | Metrics for Change | Scoop.it
Exhibit to give hands-on archeological experienceAtlanta Journal ConstitutionThe new exhibit, "Treasures of the Earth," will give children hands-on experience in simulated archeological digs.
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Three Keys to Better Data-driven Decisions: What You Should Know... Right Now

Three Keys to Better Data-driven Decisions: What You Should Know... Right Now | Metrics for Change | Scoop.it
The perception of most small to midsized business (SMB) executives is that most of the data they need to make decisions is available “in the comput...
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The 5 must-knows about how readers navigate news online, drawn from new Pew study | Poynter.

Standing for journalism, strengthening democracy | Journalism training, media news & how to's (Great data-driven Poynter piece about how how users navigate online news, and where they go from news pages http://bit.ly/iV3FH7 (via @sree)...)...
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Google Debunks Email Newsletter Metrics As Search Ranking Factor

Google Debunks Email Newsletter Metrics As Search Ranking Factor | Metrics for Change | Scoop.it
Google has tons of search ranking factors but currently email newsletter metrics are not one of them.

Jake Ludington posted a wild theory at Lockergnome titled Email Reputation Causes Penalties in Google Search Results...
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Google Analytics Tutorial: Determining Social Media ROI

Google Analytics Tutorial: Determining Social Media ROI | Metrics for Change | Scoop.it
In an effort to come to a better understanding of just what social media is worth, it's important to actually segment out and track social media traffic....
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Sentiment analysis turns social media into customer intelligence

Sentiment analysis tools are creating a kind of customer intelligence that online marketers are finding beats traditional market research.
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Beyond Aversion: How Math Anxiety Shuts Down Critical Problem-Solving Parts of the Brain

Beyond Aversion: How Math Anxiety Shuts Down Critical Problem-Solving Parts of the Brain | Metrics for Change | Scoop.it
Did you know that #math-anxiety can impair brain performance? Great article for “math-phobic” #students.
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Citrix Founder Announces New Venture, Data Management Platform -- InformationWeek

Citrix Founder Announces New Venture, Data Management Platform -- InformationWeek | Metrics for Change | Scoop.it
Ed Iacobucci says his VirtualWorks Group's Virtual Index Architecture and API aim to help IT and users manage data amid the growing wave of personal tech in the enterprise.
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Realtors need to be data driven | Inside Real Estate News

Realtors need to be data driven | Inside Real Estate News | Metrics for Change | Scoop.it
Realtors need to be data driven, says Lane Hornung, founder of 8z Real Estate.
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Better Text Analysis With Saplo's New API

Better Text Analysis With Saplo's New API | Metrics for Change | Scoop.it
The Swedish startup Saplo has released a new text analysis API today that should help developers build tools to tap into the company's semantic technology platform. This should ...
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A Step Back for Learning Languages - New York Times

A Step Back for Learning Languages - New York Times | Metrics for Change | Scoop.it
A Step Back for Learning LanguagesNew York TimesBy learning a foreign language, the world becomes less foreign. Some research even shows that bilingualism keeps the brain supple.
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SEO Analysis | WordPress Tutorial and WordPress How To Videos

SEO Analysis | WordPress Tutorial and WordPress How To Videos | Metrics for Change | Scoop.it
SEO Analysis: SEO Keyword Research and Competition Analysis Using Google Adwords. HowIGotOnPageOne.com – A very quick tip on reviewing the number of Google Adwords advertisers to determine the whether your keywords are in a niche or ...
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Is There A Simple "Training Formula" And Can A Pretty Graphic Depict It?

Is There A Simple "Training Formula" And Can A Pretty Graphic Depict It? | Metrics for Change | Scoop.it
On Thursday, according to many reports like this one in the NY Times, the federal government will introduce a new graphic that's designed to show Americans how to eat healthy.
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Data Driven Marketing & Advertising—2 Points of View | Business 2 Community

Data Driven Marketing & Advertising—2 Points of View | Business 2 Community | Metrics for Change | Scoop.it
When you have a moment, check out “Why the ‘Math Men’ will set online advertising free” from Joe Zawdzke on Ad Age Digital.
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Forbes.com Video Network | Technology: What People Are Buying Worldwide

Forbes.com Video Network | Technology: What People Are Buying Worldwide | Metrics for Change | Scoop.it
How TapMap is helping small and large retailers tap the mobile market.
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20 Years of the U.S. Domestic Airline Market In 20 seconds

20 Years of the U.S. Domestic Airline Market In 20 seconds | Metrics for Change | Scoop.it
RT @NPHard: RT @jeffreybreen: very cool: watch 20 years of U.S.
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How Startups Can Use Metrics to Drive Success | Fast Company

How Startups Can Use Metrics to Drive Success | Fast Company | Metrics for Change | Scoop.it
One of the things I discuss the most with the portfolio companies I'm involved with is that "you manage what you measure." It's a very important concept for me because in a startup you are constantly under pressure and have way too many distractions.
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10 Fundamental Web Analytics Truths: Embrace 'Em & Win Big | Daily Blog World

10 Fundamental Web Analytics Truths: Embrace 'Em & Win Big | Daily Blog World | Metrics for Change | Scoop.it
There are more mistruths and F U D about Web analytics out there than I think is reasonable.Part of it fueled by Vendors. What a competitive bunch! Part of it fueled by some Consultants.
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Learning Without Frontiers - Our Blog - Evan Roth, Artist, LWF Talk, London 2011

Learning Without Frontiers - Our Blog - Evan Roth, Artist, LWF Talk, London 2011 | Metrics for Change | Scoop.it
Learning Without Frontiers - Our Blog - Evan Roth, Artist, LWF Talk, London 2011 http://t.co/F0PCGyJ via @AddThis...
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Learning_Theories

Links to learning theory sites (Extensive list of Learning Theories http://bit.ly/hnSNXA #phdchat...)...
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Edinburgh Quantified Self

Welcome to the new Quantified Self Edinburgh group! Good times! We're committed to exploring the QS motto of self knowledge through numbers.
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