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Tomorrow’s Learning: Business or Education Driven

Traditional higher education institutions are attended by millions of students. The students work hard for a few years and exit with some kind of qualification.

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The Importance of Bravery

Lots of people talk about the need for brave work but often it isn’t agencies that are brave it’s the clients who buy the work. MoneySuperMarket has produced some of the most bizarre – and effective – advertising over the last few years. But what does it take to convince an organisation that an ad featuring a businessman in hot pants and a pole dancing builder is a sound financial move? I caught up with Lucas Bergmans most recently Head of Brand at MoneySuperMarket to find out.

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Science of Learning: Teachers

There are a number of new readers who aren’t really familiar with The Science of Learning and what it is. Here is a short piece to clarify what it is and where it comes from.

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Get Whole

I'm just gonna say it. Most of us are not whole. We're walking around as hastily crafted, Scotch-taped versions of ourselves. We're working in organizations and displaying the face we think people want to see of us that's the complete antithesis of who we are or what we believe.

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Turning Culture Around: I'm With Them

I’ve been reading a troubling amount of negative news on workplace happiness recently. It’s not like this is new, but what might be troubling for many is that if you read all of the positive news and advice throughout the internet you wouldn’t know that American business is failing its workers in so many ways.

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Shackled to Monotony

It doesn’t matter if you work on an assembly line or you’re a doctor who has performed knee surgeries for two decades straight, almost any job can have a level of monotony that can be detrimental to the person who works day in and day out doing the same thing.

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30 and Thriving - Age is Just a Number

I recently had the privilege to introduce a new digit in the ten's place of my age-number! I turned 30! It feels different to be turning 30- Three - Zero - Thirty.