Career Development eLearning

About ePortfolios

An ePortfolio is a digitized presentation of a student’s or instructor’s skills, capabilities, depth of knowledge of a subject and work experience. Portfolios have been around for a very long time. According to historians, Leonardo Da Vinci secured his position at the court of powerful Ludovico Sforza in Milan thanks to the way he presented …

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eLearning and Learning Theories

Attempting to design online or face to face courses for the adult learner without having any knowledge of the learning theories, seems to me that it is very much like attempting to fly a plane with little to no knowledge of gravity and aerodynamics forces. In order to teach, you need to know how they …

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Career Development

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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Playing Catch…

  It was within my first month in Canada when I had to take the bus. I was used to public transit and although it was not my favourite means of transportation, I was happy to let the bus driver navigate the very new environment and deliver me safely to wherever I needed to be. …

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Info Graphics – or How To Get Noticed!

I found a few creative resumes that will for sure attract all the attention! Do I recommend them for all the jobs? Definitely not! But if you are in a creative field, go bold! Show your personality and grab that job! Although most of the examples below refer to designers or illustrators, if you are …

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