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Brains of Animal Kingdom

Brains of Animal Kingdom | Stretching our comfort zone | Scoop.it
New research shows that we have grossly underestimated both the scope and the scale of animal intelligence. Primatologist Frans de Waal on memory-champ chimps, tool-using elephants and rats capable of empathy.
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Delays and confusion at US Customs drive millions of travelers away

Description: US Travel Association startled by survey's findings, Author: Bev Fearis - TravelMole Media Group LLC, Publish Date: 21 March 2013, Image: , Category: Travel News
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Study finds some groups fare worse than others in online courses | Inside Higher Ed

Study finds some groups fare worse than others in online courses | Inside Higher Ed | Stretching our comfort zone | Scoop.it
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Solving the Top 4 Pitfalls of Working From Home

Solving the Top 4 Pitfalls of Working From Home | Stretching our comfort zone | Scoop.it
Working from home isn't the laid back pajama party it's made out to be. Here are 4 easy solutions to the top productivity and work/life balance problems.
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Stop monkeying around: Devices aren't the secret to mobile productivity

Stop monkeying around: Devices aren't the secret to mobile productivity | Stretching our comfort zone | Scoop.it
Merely giving people iPhones and Androids is like giving monkeys typewriters -- you need to focus on business needs
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Online courses need human element to educate

Online courses need human element to educate | Stretching our comfort zone | Scoop.it
Douglas Rushkoff says MOOC's hold huge promise as the next front for affordable education, but need to develop a way for students who use them to engage with one another in the real spirit of learning...
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Chimps Have a Sense of Fairness

Chimps Have a Sense of Fairness | Stretching our comfort zone | Scoop.it
Just like humans, chimps will punish fellow apes who share unequally with them, a new study shows
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21 Emotions For Which There Are No English Words [Infographic]

21 Emotions For Which There Are No English Words [Infographic] | Stretching our comfort zone | Scoop.it
Few of us use all--or even most--of the 3,000 English-language words available to us for describing our emotions, but even if we did, most of us would
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Dossier e-learning letter n° 1 - actualité & stratégies e-learning - Le Dossier Outils Auteurs

Dossier e-learning letter n° 1 - actualité & stratégies e-learning - Le Dossier Outils Auteurs | Stretching our comfort zone | Scoop.it
le magazine de référence e-learning. Actualités & Stratégies e-learning. Actualité et stratégies, marché, dispositifs, contenus, technologies, pratiques et tendances...
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There's No Avoiding Google+

There's No Avoiding Google+ | Stretching our comfort zone | Scoop.it
Google Inc. is challenging Facebook Inc. by using a controversial tactic: requiring people to use the Google+ social network.
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Why We Can't Solve Big Problems | MIT Technology Review

Why We Can't Solve Big Problems | MIT Technology Review | Stretching our comfort zone | Scoop.it
Has technology failed us?
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The Happiest People On The Planet?

The Happiest People On The Planet? | Stretching our comfort zone | Scoop.it
MEXICO CITY -- The world's happiest people aren't in Qatar, the richest country by most measures. They aren't in Japan, the nation with the highest life expectancy.
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Chapman Alliance: LMS Selection Services, Learning Technology Consulting, Choosing an LMS - How Long Does it Take to Create Learning?

Chapman Alliance: LMS Selection Services, Learning Technology Consulting, Choosing an LMS - How Long Does it Take to Create Learning? | Stretching our comfort zone | Scoop.it
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A must! Thanks to Catherine Baker for sharing the link

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Readers Write: What is Product Training Really Worth? | HIStalk

Readers Write: What is Product Training Really Worth? | HIStalk | Stretching our comfort zone | Scoop.it
What is Product Training Really Worth? By Lorre Wisham “Every line is the perfect length if you don’t measure it.” Marty Rubin Too often, healthcare information technology (HIT) vendors treat training as a last-minute “check the box” obligation to...
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Study finds some groups fare worse than others in online courses | Inside Higher Ed

Study finds some groups fare worse than others in online courses | Inside Higher Ed | Stretching our comfort zone | Scoop.it
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Do you know about other reports on this topic? Online Edu vs Traditional Edu?

Are they all on the same trend?

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Experiential Learning Games – Should they be part of your training program?

Experiential Learning Games – Should they be part of your training program? | Stretching our comfort zone | Scoop.it
Let me start with a question – how many of you remember the story of the movie Avatar? My fair guess would be that most (if not all) of you would remember outline of the story, and some of you may ...
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Babson Study: Over 6.7 Million Students Learning Online by News Editor : Learning Solutions Magazine

Babson Study: Over 6.7 Million Students Learning Online by News Editor : Learning Solutions Magazine | Stretching our comfort zone | Scoop.it
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Blog de t@d: Comment les tuteurs peuvent aider les apprenants à distance à faire face à leurs conflits cognitifs. Par Jacques Rodet

Blog de t@d: Comment les tuteurs peuvent aider les apprenants à distance à faire face à leurs conflits cognitifs. Par Jacques Rodet | Stretching our comfort zone | Scoop.it
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Wikipedia Is Losing Editors, But Why?

Wikipedia Is Losing Editors, But Why? | Stretching our comfort zone | Scoop.it
A recent study points to quality control rules as a reason for Wikipedia's decline in new editors. But the knowledge network may just be maturing.
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Hard Truths About Cloud Differences -- InformationWeek

Hard Truths About Cloud Differences -- InformationWeek | Stretching our comfort zone | Scoop.it
Every medium- to large-sized company must understand today's different cloud computing approaches -- and pitfalls.
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Karen May of Google, on Conquering Fears of Giving Feedback

Karen May of Google, on Conquering Fears of Giving Feedback | Stretching our comfort zone | Scoop.it
Karen May, vice president for people development at Google, says that many executives have trouble telling workers how they can improve their performance.
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18 Mind-Blowing eLearning Statistics You Need To Know

18 Mind-Blowing eLearning Statistics You Need To Know | Stretching our comfort zone | Scoop.it
More than a dozen powerful eLearning stats that are sure to be eye-openers, if not total mind-changers.
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