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Understanding Customer Experience – Week 1
Tonight marked the start for me of my first properly ‘open’ MOOC course – Understanding Customer Experience. I’ll be using this [...]
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Employability, entrepreneurship and the future of Higher Education
As part of the lead up to the opening of Flinders Connect next month, I’ve been thinking a lot more about the concept of ‘students as [...]
Legitimising the grapevine
I stumbled across our work Yammer network the other day. I had no idea that it was there – I just logged into the corporate Office 365 portal doodad [...]
Seven life lessons I’ve learned from riding mountain bikes
Perhaps its a symptom of getting older, but I see far more connections between seemingly unrelated things these days. If it was twenty years ago and I was [...]
On conferences
I admitted before the start of this week’s SSCC conference that I really had no idea what to expect. Since bidding au revoir to the edtech community [...]
How I lost my faith in the LMS (or ‘my journey towards LMS nihilism’)
It was a couple of weeks back now when I threw out a tweet asking what my next blog post should be, and as I should have predicted, it came back with the [...]
Flinders University – a new challenge
First up, the (now somewhat old) news – I will be leaving NetSpot/Blackboard next week to take up a position at Flinders University here in the south [...]
Learning Analytics – bridging the interpretation gap
First up, I’d like to thank Simon Buckingham-Shum for his recent post on learning analytics. Rarely do I read a blog post which not only considers an [...]
Zen and the art of Learning Analytics
I was fortunate this week to travel to Dunedin on the South island of New Zealand to attend the ascilite 2014 conference, and one of the notable aspects of [...]
Virtual first – redefining ‘normal’ in a blended team
Much has been said over the years about the rise of virtual teams, including the benefits and drawbacks of remote workers and those staunchly for and [...]