eLearning

eLearning versus Face to Face Learning

Professor World W. Web for Future Learning You might have heard of the saying: “Tell me and I will forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn.” While trying to sort my ideas and start this entry, my mind took me to this Chinese proverb and somehow, to me, it explains …

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eLearning

10 Best Practices for Teaching Online

I remember a few years ago, when our program manager decided it was time to provide synchronous online workshops to our clients with full time jobs. We were hoping to have about 5 clients registered for every workshop but soon we had to put a cap to the number of registrants as we were flooded …

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Life

Silver Bike Chick

Some years ago, I would have laughed at anybody who would have suggested a motorcycle ride. I had never been fond of motorcycles or bikers and only thinking about the dangers I would have to face on a two wheel kind of a vehicle, made my hair stood up. I am, and have always been …

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Life

English for Personal Branding

There was a time, not too long ago, when men and women were putting a lot more effort in the way they looked. Men used to wear suits and ties almost everywhere and women preferred skirts and beautiful dresses. Times have changed, and we are way more laid back and casual in the way we …

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Work

The Myth of New Year’s Resolutions

Another year is gone and, not to be left behind, I join the rest of the world in putting together a comprehensive and very well thought out resolution list. I cannot sleep anyway because of the lethal combination of fattening unhealthy food drowned down with industrial quantities of alcohol in an attempt to preserve my other organs when my liver will …

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Life

Caution! Hot Beverage!

I remember my first cup of coffee in Canada. I was so excited to take my first sip and I was so ready to be amazed! Yet I was trying to make that moment before my taste buds would be blown away last a bit longer. I wanted to be amazed, not because I can’t live without …

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Career Development Work

50 Shades of Friendship

I was bored the other day and to amuse myself I googled friendship and friends. I got approximately  312,000,000 results varying from friendship bracelets to speeches to organizations, definitions, messages, articles, quotes and so much more. It must be a very popular subject and one that does not need specialists to help you define or …

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