Tag Archives: Education

Latest publication from Prof Helena Barnard on the value of a foreign PhD

Research Policy, 47(5), pp. 886-900 Abstract When seeking to improve science in emerging economies, uncertainty exists whether PhD training in an emerging economy can yield comparable results to PhD training in the developed world. Scientific achievements may vary because of excellent training at good universities, but also because excellent students select (and are selected by) […]
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Parents in these places spend the most on their children’s education

By: Alex Gray August 02, 2017 Source: https://www.weforum.org

Why disappearing jobs keep students out of college (Weforum)

By: Alison Jones June 22, 2017 Source: https://www.weforum.org

These are the world’s best executive education programmes (Weforum)

By: Laurent Ortmans November  17, 2016 Source: https://www.weforum.org

The point of education isn’t earning a living, it’s learning how to live, says Adair Turner (Weforum)

By: Adair Turner October 17, 2016 Source: http://www.weforum.org  

Which degree will make you a better leader?

By: Joe Myers April 28, 2016 Source:  https://www.weforum.org

Where are the worst teacher shortages? (WeForum)

By: Joe Myers  December 07, 2015 Source: https://www.weforum.org  

One of the best MBA theses on entrepreneurial intent at FET colleges in South Africa (UPSpace)

Impact of entrepreneurship education on entrepreneurial intent at Further Education and Training (FET) colleges in South Africa By: Muzi Malindi Source: http://repository.up.ac.za/handle/2263/43998 November 10, 2014. Abstract: The purpose of this research was to investigate the impact of entrepreneurship education on entrepreneurial intent at FET colleges. The background to the study is guided by the action […]
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CORE Education’s Ten Trends 2014 | CORE Education

GIBS Information Centre / GIBSIC‘s insight: Infographic, interactive  – trends See on http://www.core-ed.org

The role and place of the academic is changing – and it’s a good thing ?

I became an academic to make a difference not build a career, says Alex Hope – flexibility of employment is the future GIBS Information Centre / GIBSIC‘s insight: Academic ‘career’ – “I suspect that the academic of the future will not be tied to an institution but be a thought leader, communicator and teacher undertaking […]
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