Inspired to Educate

The Communication Blog

It should be of interest to lots of educators who pass by this blog. I’m reaching out to you to let you know about #Inspired2Educate, a program designed to recognize and praise educators and the people who inspired them. Each month we will award $2,000 to someone who shares their story -- $1,000 to the person for their professional development and $1,000 for their educational institution. inspired to educate praising educators sharing your story

2016 100

Using PowerPoint for Best Educational Outcomes

PowerPoint Tips

Faculty are starting to change, but there’s still a lot of Death by PowerPoint in the educational arena. Watch excerpts from my talk to faculty (of Maharishi University of Management) on “Using PowerPoint for Best Educational Outcomes.” Teachers use PowerPoint a lot!

2012 191

Educators need some new branding

Dahle Communication

Educators and education as a whole needs some new branding. Mostly though, as educators, we need to show that education is so important that it should be pursued by the best and brightest. Do educators need to have a more rigid educational background?

Brand 189

Does our Educational System Need Changing?

Dahle Communication

It's that time of year again - millions of students are either starting or getting ready to start the school year, which is why this post is going to be more about education than communication. Being an educator, I strongly believe in the power of education. education

2011 195

Relevant education

The Communication Blog

1.04.2010 Relevant education Heres an interesting article on making education relevant--especially interesting is the comment--last para on page 2--that 89 percent of employers surveyed wanted workers who had "the ability to effectively communicate orally and in writing." Categories: Communication , importance of communication , relevant education , workplace communication 0comments: Post a Comment Newer Post Older Post Home Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom) Loading.

2010 100

Public speaking education

Pivotal Public Speaking

Formal education. public speaking education Jim Rohn learning trainingHow can we learn to become public speakers? How do we learn public speaking? I have post graduate qualifications.

2016 52

On My Regret List: Over-Education

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That is, the income or return on investment for higher education is not adequate to keep up with the monthly nut. Louis has raised the issue if higher education is worth it. Bloomberg hammers this: For Q4 2018, student loan delinquencies totaled $166.4 billion.

2019 52

Higher Education - Niche in Turmoil

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

They don't welcome adding to that by applying for another two years of education. Of course, all brick-and-mortar higher education is in turmoil.   For years, there have been warnings about an education bubble.

2017 52

In Ivy League Education We Trust

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Blind faith in higher education continues and the more prestigious the college or university the more fervent the belief. Recently, ivy league academic institutions, such as Yale , have been sued by students, current and past, alleging sexual misconduct. 

2018 52

[Podcast] Tapping the Education Market with Josh Shipp

Speaker Launcher

The education market is different from other speaking markets. Josh has some great, strategy-rich advice for making it not just in the education […]. The post [Podcast] Tapping the Education Market with Josh Shipp appeared first on Jane Atkinson. The education market is different from other speaking markets. Josh has some great, strategy-rich advice for making it not just in the education market, but in other markets as well.

2016 55

Why do you need a building to get an education?

More than PowerPoint...

Like Cuban, I believe that colleges can offer educational value to students. Are giant buildings like these really necessary to get an excellent business education? Especially since online learning is where the future of business education lies ? Coaching Education

2013 89

Using PowerPoint for Best Educational Outcomes

PowerPoint Tips

The topic was “Using PowerPoint for Best Educational Outcomes.&# If you’re an educator or trainer, you’ll find the information useful. Tags: Content education faculty PowerPoint training Last week, I spoke to a group of faculty during a Faculty Development program at Maharishi University of Management. It was well received and after posting a link on Twitter to the handout, it’s been downloaded over 800 times!

2009 100

Higher Education, Unmarketable Degrees, Student Loans, Lessons Not Learned

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In the Youngstown Metro area, $212,576 would buy a nice three-bedroom house with a lot of land. Probably enough to keep horses. 

2019 52

Higher Education - Return of Blind Faith

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

We had blind faith in higher education. The heroes were those who took a look at higher education and smirked. An addition to that group of education skeptics were those who had bulked up on it, wound up in debt, and regretted the career path they had prepared for.

2017 52

Public speaking for EMS educators and students

Speak Schmeak

On Wednesday evening, I had a fun conversation with EMS educators Greg Friese and Rob Theriault about public speaking. We discussed a few issues that are relevant to EMS educators and students, but I think you'll find that these public speaking tips apply to anyone who speaks in front of audiences. Listen here! Public Speaking Techniques and Strategies The Business of Speaking Interviews

2011 116

The best speech about education -- ever.

Public Speaking Advice and Commentary

   Today, Mike Johnston is a state senator from Colorado, but his passion is education, and it was ignited as a Teach for America teacher in the Mississippi delta in 1997.    Caveats aside, this speech will have you standing up and cheering for education by the end. 

2012 106

Education and 21st Century Presentation

Presentation Zen

One of the problems with 20th century approaches to education, according to learning activist and Tokyo International School founder Patrick Newell , is that children are taught what to learn but not how to learn, "and they are slowing educated out of their innate curiosity and creativity."

2013 111

Interview – Cynthia Klein: Speaker, Educator, Author

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Her education background includes a B.A. Santa Cruz along with certificates from four parent education institutions. Since 1994, Cynthia Klein has been guiding parents to creating happy and healthy families. As a speaker to over three hundred groups, Cynthia has given parents the tools and confidence to improve their family dynamics. Her presentations are interactive, highly visual and easy for parents to apply to their own family situations. Parents leave encouraged [.]

Author 116

Higher Education - Art Schools Thriving, Traditional Colleges/Universities Not So

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Higher education in America has long been described as a "bubble." " Given the fierce competition among high schoolers to be admitted to the college or university of their choice, many blew off predictions that the higher education niche could implode.

2018 52

Public speaking for EMS educators and students

Speak Schmeak

On Wednesday evening, I had a fun conversation with EMS educators Greg Friese and Rob Theriault about public speaking. We discussed a few issues that are relevant to EMS educators and students, but I think you'll find that these public speaking tips apply to anyone who speaks in front of audiences. Listen here! Public Speaking Techniques and Strategies The Business of Speaking Interviews

2011 100

Is there a Higher Education Tuition and Construction Bubble?

TJ Walker Interactive

Uncategorized bubble construction higher education student loans

2012 52

What’s next in online education?

More than PowerPoint...

My Lynda.com adventure this year got me thinking — what’s next with education? Where are we going with online education? Others view online education as new material that can help enhance the learning experience. Where are we going with online education?

Educational Consulting Firm - REMOTE, Full-Time - Research Associate

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Details. careers

2019 40

Rebranding Higher Education - This Is Getting Urgent

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Corporations, once the deep pockets which funded their managers' executive education, are now developing their own programs. Clearly, higher education in America has to rebrand itself if it is to remain a force in thought leadership.

2015 65

Which post-war Oxford-educated prime minister was the most effective public speaker?

Max Atkinson

10 of the 14 UK prime-ministers between 1945 and 2019 were educated at Oxford University. One, Gordon Brown was educated at university in Scotland. Winston Churchill, James Callaghan and John Major became prime-minister without having had any formal higher education.

2019 52

Famous Speech Friday: Shabana Basij-Rasikh on educating Afghan girls

The Eloquent Woman

You may think you've heard the story of the educational struggle faced by girls in Afghanistan, but this is the speech that impressed me more than all others.me, and close to 800,000 viewers, at last count.

2015 92

Higher Education - No Longer Will It Be Unofficial Religion of U.S.

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That nut of debt had been piled up during a time when all higher education is being questioned as an investment. Education Dive is doing the body count since 2016. So, graduate education also will be on the decline. Optimism? Magical thinking? Nuttiness?

2019 52

The Communication Blog: Communication Strategies: Educate Yourself.

The Communication Blog

1.25.2011 Communication Strategies: Educate Yourself for Intercultural Communication There’s no better preparation for intercultural communication than learning about the other culture and about how you think and feel about communicating with members of cultures very different from your own. A Speech of Dedication ▼ January (4) Communication Strategies: Recognize Differences Communication Strategies: Educate Yourself for Int.

Using PowerPoint for Best Educational Outcomes

PowerPoint Tips

The topic was Using PowerPoint for Best Educational Outcomes. If you're an educator or trainer, you'll find the information useful Last week, I spoke to a group of faculty during a Faculty Development program at Maharishi University of Management. It was well received and after posting a link on Twitter to the handout, it's been downloaded over 800 times!

2009 106

Famous Speech Friday: Malala Yousafzai's UN speech on youth education

The Eloquent Woman

Less than a year after she was shot in the head by the Taliban for promoting education for girls in Pakistan, Malala Yousafzai stood in front of a United Nations youth congress and delivered a 15-minute manifesto on making education a human right for all.

2013 106

Law, Media, Higher Education and More - Thinking Our Way Out of Career Unhappiness, Dead-Ends, NoWhereVilles

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

They sought refuge in low-paying underemployment associated with higher education. As the higher education bubble bursts and colleges/universities below the top tier of the Ivies are shutting down or merging, faculty and staff are being laid off. It's almost a platitude.

2019 52

Famous Speech Friday: Indira Gandhi's "What Educated Women Can Do"

The Eloquent Woman

Given at the Golden Jubilee celebrations of the Indraprastha College for Women in 1974, Gandhi''s speech on "What Educated Women Can Do" is not just a politician''s boosterish speech for a popular cause. Gandhi herself understood the spotty educational opportunities women faced in India.

2013 106

Getting an Education Online - Why Isn't the Tech Preventing Cheating?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Online education can make quality education available anywhere, usually at an affordable fee. One negative is the same as exists in traditional delivery of education. Those who do are cheating themselves of an education.

2017 52

Grant Writing 101: How to Secure Funding For Your Big Idea

Duarte Blog

Audience Education Presentations Strategy Tips artist artists audience education grant writing nonprofit nonprofits presentation presentations slidedoc slidedocs storytellingSo, you’re a creative person with a big idea.

2019 65

Disruptive Solution for Inequality: Shut Down Elite Educational Institutions like Ecole Nationale d'Adminstration (as well as Harvard, et al.)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In France, populist protesting has taken the form of the yellow-vests. 

2019 56

Three Radical Ideas for Improving (not Reforming) Higher Education

Speaking Of...

While watching the annual Gates Postsecondary Education Convening from afar via twitter, I am struck by the apparent absence of discussion about several core underlying issues keeping more students from succeeding in earning college degrees. Food insecurity is a growing problem in higher education, as revealed by institutional surveys, and hopefully soon tracked by national data (I''m working on it). Idea #2: Make teaching a priority in public higher education.

2013 40

Higher Education - It Wasn't Exactly a Bubble, But Whatever It Was It Is Over

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Fewer enroll in higher education in good times.   So, no surprise, Education Dive documents a structural shift in higher education.   It would be harsh to describe the past 50 years in higher education as a bubble. Higher education may never again inspire the blind faith it had since we baby boomers, as first-generation college, were "told" we better go to college. We were also "told" the more education the better.

2019 40

What Happens at Harvard Doesn't Stay at Harvard: Earthquake in Higher Education Possible

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Of course, the verdict will resonate throughout higher education in America. And it could bite higher education in both the brand and the pocketbook.  Do the folks in Harvard Admissions discriminate against Asian-Americans?

2018 52

Happy, Healthy, & Educated: A TEDx Talk on Hackschooling

Presentation Zen

13-year old Logan Laplante shares how hacking his education is helping him achieve his goals. Back in 2006, Sir Ken Robinson asked us to ponder a fundamental question in this TED Talk : "What''s education for?"

2014 107

The need for connection & engagement in education

Presentation Zen

If you are interested in how people learn, you are obviously interested in education. And if you are interested in education, you surely have strong opinions about schools and other institutions of formal instruction and learning.

Regrets about Academic Education - New Game of Self-Torture

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The new game for self-torture is to regret the specifics of our academic education. We shouldn't have invested all that money and time in a law degree.

2017 52

Education Labs & Its Frequently-Run Help-Wanted Ad

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

So, I am among those who are puzzled why Education Labs can't seem to find and settle down with the right communications talent. Most of us in communications are curious. After all, this line of work demands a nose for emerging news.

2016 56

Stop Stealing Dreams: Seth Godin on Education & School

Presentation Zen

The older I get the more I take to heart the old Mark Twain chestnut: “I have never let my schooling interfere with my education.” In March of this year I created a post entitled Videos to help you rethink education, learning, & school.

2012 113