The Psychology Behind Marketing Online Education

Tom Spencer

No one decides on an online education based on a single advertisement or one aspect of a website. Prospective students want the “pleasure” of a great education and the opportunities it affords, but also wish to avoid the “pain” of failing! This is a guest post from Sarah Smith.

Just How Bad Is Business Travel for Your Health? Here’s the Data.

Harvard Business

I went with the pizza, but my lack of choices was annoying — so much so that, when I got home, I started looking into the data on health and travel for work. According to the Global Business Travel Association and American Express , Americans took more than 500 million domestic business trips in 2016. To investigate the link between business travel and chronic disease conditions, my colleagues and I turned to de-identified electronic medical record data from EHE, Inc.,

Money as Communication: A Purposely "Non-Educational" Fallacious Video by the Atlanta Fed

MishTalk

Attendees and their significant others can expect an educational, fun, and relaxed time. Stay an extra day and golf or travel. The " macroblog " by the Atlanta Fed is promoting the concept of Money as Communication. Let''s take a look.

Leading Innovation Is the Art of Creating “Collective Genius” - SPONSOR CONTENT FROM HBS EXECUTIVE EDUCATION

Harvard Business

Executive education students at Harvard Business School. HBS Executive Education brings you these articles about business management courtesy of Harvard Business School Working Knowledge. Read more from Harvard Business School Executive Education: How to Spot a Liar.

Leading Innovation Is the Art of Creating “Collective Genius” - SPONSOR CONTENT FROM HBS EXECUTIVE EDUCATION

Harvard Business

HBS Executive Education brings you these articles about business management courtesy of Harvard Business School Working Knowledge. Read more from Harvard Business School Executive Education: How to Spot a Liar. Since finishing the book, Hill has been traveling, meeting with business and organizational leaders about how to implement the team’s leadership ideas at different management levels.

More Universities Need to Teach Sales

Harvard Business

” As Walter Friedman documents in Birth of a Salesman , sales wasn’t seen as a function that required specialized training or education until well into the 20 th century. In its own blunt and unfair way, the world outside the classroom bridged the gap in education and preparation.

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Bologna Shows How a Business Cluster Can Stay Vibrant for Centuries

Harvard Business

As with many clusters, a university sits at its center: founded in AD 1088, the Studium of Bologna was the major educational innovation of Europe’s second millennium. Spanning geographical barriers and shrinking the world of education, the resulting exchange of ideas between students and professors in a climate of freedom generated interactive spaces for knowledge creation, dissemination, and sharing. Economic development Education Digital Article

It's None of Our Business - Henman Performance

Henman Performance Executive

Louis faces an education challenge related to our low percentage of college graduates, which economic developers use to assess workforce quality. serves as an academic beacon, but I can’t help but fear that those students will take their brains and education back to Asia, leaving us no better off. Louis in 1979, I could travel to all US cities most European cities non-stop. About Linda. Client List. Newsletter. Executive blog Contact Us. It’s None of Our Business.

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Management Consulted

A study’s people ended up being individuals with the Higher education with Iowa, a Higher education with Arizona, a Higher education with Va, plus Penn Think Higher education. &quot,

We have Ebola

Seth Godin Blog

Our kneejerk reaction is that "they" need to be isolated from us (more than 55% of Americans favor a travel ban for everyone, not just the sick). Even fifty years ago, a travel ban was difficult, now it''s impossible.

How to Generate More Revenue Without Working More Hours with Tony Signorelli: Podcast #23

Consulting Success

Increase your billable rates by becoming an educated expert, working your network, and avoiding one major (but common) mistake. Tony shares specific steps that he took to improve his work, starting with educating himself.

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Nonprofit Professionals - Amateur Managers?

The Nonprofit Consultant

However, in my travels I have found many smart/intellectual/degreed people who assume that because they hold the title of manager and they are smart, they are de facto good managers. Tags: workshops education Bartleby Nonprofit management professional development leadership Billy Budd Jonathan Peizer, of JP's Philanthropy Blog, had a great post yesterday called Being Smart and Being a Good Manager is Not the Same , and I've got to agree with him.

Future of Healthcare: Virtual and Augmented Reality

Tom Spencer

Currently engineers, physicians, other healthcare providers, and educators are working to create innovative ways to apply these immersive technologies in order to transform clinical teaching and practice. Virtual and Augmented Reality Put a Twist on Medical Education.”

When your marketplace shifts

Seth Godin Blog

Many markets have a base (people seeking a solution), a middle (people seeking some originality, something new, something a little better) and a top (educated and passionate consumers willing to go extra miles to get something special). When was the last time you called a travel agent?

How to Find the Grit Passion for Winning at Business and Life: Interview with Dave Saliaris

Consulting Matters

I worked in a company for a long period of time, over 30 years, in various roles so it was like I had moved through various different jobs; traveled all over the world at a very high level position of a global vice president role; 250 people globally working for me, those kind of things.

Google Enters the Hotel Business, Takes on Advertisers Priceline, Expedia, and Trip Advisor

MishTalk

Google is adding more photos and reviews to its hotel listings, so they increasingly resemble those of travel search sites such as Priceline Group Inc. And it is more aggressively promoting its "hotel-price ads" that post room rates directly as travel-search sites do. The idea is to encourage travelers to plan more of their trips directly on Google. But the move is risky: Online travel agencies are among Google''s biggest advertisers.

IoT Disruptions in 3 Industries and What You Can Learn From Them

Tom Spencer

Australia’s size and the high costs associated with business travel have long been a thorn in the side of many businesses. Improvements in both video and sound have enabled the use of virtual meetings spaces that eliminate the need for physical meetings and travel.

The Secret to Landing Six-Figure Consulting Projects with Dauwn Parker: Podcast #17

Consulting Success

Our focus is really in the areas of healthcare and higher education, and really looking to take them to the next level with their fundraising. There was opportunity to bring in new strategies and new approach to the healthcare and education market, specifically around the area of fundraising.

How to Win More Business From Speaking Using Your Consulting Website

Tsavo Neal

It’s easy for potential clients to get to know you, like you, and trust you when you are educating them in person. That said, speaking is time-consuming in the amount of time it takes you to prepare, give your talk, and travel to and from speaking destinations.

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How to Find the Grit Passion for Winning at Business and Life: Interview with Dave Saliaris

Consulting Matters

I worked in a company for a long period of time, over 30 years, in various roles so it was like I had moved through various different jobs; traveled all over the world at a very high level position of a global vice president role; 250 people globally working for me, those kind of things.

An Ex-Consultant’s Jump into the Start Up World

Management Consulted

He co-founded MobileSuites, an app that puts travel concierge services and hotel information at your fingertips, and which you can (and should) find and sign-up for here. Our first focus is just to have you tell us a little bit about your education, and why you decided to go into consulting in the first place. I ended up traveling on a few projects with my friend Basel, an analyst who started the same day that I did.

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Pen vs Sword

Tom Spencer

Writers share information and create intellectual property, and writing is the work of the educator, the scientist, and the author. (Source: Flickr ). Most people are familiar with the expression “the pen is mightier than the sword”, but where does it come from?

Impact of Low Health Literacy on the Healthcare Industry

Tom Spencer

Low health literacy doesn’t mean people don’t know how to read and write; it can be difficult for even educated people to understand medical terms and the risks associated with medications or medical procedures.

AlixPartners Interviews and Culture

Management Consulted

Education. Even for such a high travel firm, which we’ll discuss below, they all seem to be so gosh darn chummy with each other. Travel – Now don’t get us wrong, warning a prospective consultant about travel is a bit like warning trainee surgeon that they may see blood once in a while. The travel here is tough, and long, and the hours aren’t easy. ALIXPARTNERS CONSULTING. Today, we continue our Firm Profile series by looking at AlixPartners.

64 Proven Ways Consultants Can Generate Leads Online (Consulting Lead Generation)

Tsavo Neal

Downloadable, Educational Content. Conducting Webinars or Other Online Educational Events. Downloadable, Educational Content. Conducting Webinars or Other Online Educational Events. Downloadable, Educational Content. Webinars and Other Online Educational Events.

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Doubling a $400,000 Revenue Model With Business Trainer Blair Enns: Podcast #22

Consulting Success

People are willing to travel for expertise, but they’re not willing to travel to hire a consultant from the other side of the world or the other part of the continent if they can get the same thing down the street. It was probably called the educational marketing back then.

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Business Lessons from Henry David Thoreau

Emerson Consulting Group

Many of life’s major arenas and how we approach or practice them, such as environmentalism, writing, travel, war and peace, politics and rebellion, philosophy and introspection, are steeped within the life and legend of Henry David Thoreau. But too often the path to such a vision/mission is traveled in a backwards direction by trying too hard to be practical, reasonable or careful. By Ken Lizotte CMC. As part of his ongoing column in Money Inc.

Cultivating a Mindset of Imperfection Action: Interview with Consulting Success Founder Michael Zipursky

Consulting Matters

Spend more time with loved ones, travel, do whatever is most meaningful for them. It doesn’t matter where it's from but obviously educate yourself. Interview Transcript: Betsy Jordyn: Well hello there everybody it's Betsy Jordyn of the Consultants Institute, and I am so excited to finally be interviewing Michael Zipursky of Consulting Success. So Michael and I met how many years ago was it, Michael? Zipursky: Oh, wow. Betsy Jordyn: About three years? Four years ago?

Getting The Best Out of Your Team

Tom Spencer

Discussing and gaining feedback on proposed ground rules can be a slower process than simply creating rules by dictate, but the process is likely to be educational.

Simon-Kucher & Partners Interviews & Culture

Management Consulted

Transportation, Travel & Tourism. Travel is unavoidable at Simon-Kucher. Networking your way into a position at Simon-Kucher & Partners is not very difficult if you’ve got the right education and experience. SIMON-KUCHER & PARTNERS INTERVIEWS & CULTURE.

Why Public Health Organizations Should Partner with Academic Institutes - SPONSOR CONTENT FROM QATAR FOUNDATION

Harvard Business

” It suggested that collaboration in research, education, and clinical practice too often remain unexplored in many developed countries across the world. Education Doesn’t End With Graduation.

Gallup Consulting Interviews and Culture

Management Consulted

It is called the Gallup-Purdue Index and will measure critical outcomes of higher education and careers that will provide top education leaders with valuable insights for performance improvements. Education. GALLUP CONSULTING INTERVIEWS AND CULTURE.

Top 10 Consulting Firms in San Francisco

Management Consulted

Bain’s San Francisco and Palo Alto offices have collaborated with the KIPP Bay Area Schools, a branch of the national KIPP charter school network, to improve the educational system, provide learning opportunities, and to close the achievement gap for low-income students in the area. Interestingly enough, the San Francisco office deals quite a bit with the education world – K12, education business, education transactions.

Conversation with 2020 Delivery

Tom Spencer

Tom: 2020 Delivery works with public sector organisations, and I understand that the clients are loosely grouped into healthcare, government departments, and education. We’re currently about 75% health, and the rest of our clients are education and government departments.

Kalypso Interviews & Culture

Management Consulted

Travel is still a part of the equation at Kalypso, but you will be traveling less than you would at pure strategy firms. Networking your way into a position at Kalypso is not very difficult if you’ve got the right education and experience. KALYPSO.

Analyzing the CDC’s Crisis Communication In U.S. Ebola Outbreak

Melissa Agnes

Yesterday evening it was announced that an American who had recently travelled to Liberia has been diagnosed with Ebola and is under intensive care in the Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas.

Want to be Happy? Then decide your ‘Purpose’

Confessions of a Consultant

Sometimes, people seek to embrace a higher order calling and embark on a journey (reading, travelling, working with a not-for-profit organisation, reflection exercises and so on) to discover or reconnect with their passion in life. Getting a baseline education for your children.