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Designing Online Course: What WizIQ Has Learned

Teachers face several challenges in trying to design effective online courses. The key to developing an engaging online course is that not only it must motivate and generate interest from students but also create an interactive environment that facilitates quality learning. For this to occur, the right tools and methods are required. More so, many traditional classroom learning elements must …

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An Instructor’s Guide To Online Course Hosting Options

It’s easier than ever for experts to teach online – in fact, there are so many choices it can be overwhelming. The best platform for you depends on your goals. Are you building a sustainable business or just teaching for fun? Do you have your own sources of potential customers? Here’s a guide to developing the right strategy for you. …

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Viewers Like You: The History and Future of Video-Based Learning

The Roots of Video Education In the early 1950’s, videos of a very different kind were being shown to students. “Social guidance films” represented some of the first uses of video in the classroom. These videos have become the stuff of campy legend –a 1949 film called “Dating Do’s and Don’ts”. It teaches teen boys what type of girl to …

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Online Ed To Boost Dev And Design Teams

Designers and developers work best and achieve most when they are in sync. One of the easiest and quickest ways to accomplish a proper team collaboration is through online education. Simon Ensor, managing director at digital marketing agency Yellowball, used online education to reduce the “back-and-forth time” between his company’s designers and developers. The customary “waterfall process,” where one team passes …

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How To Create a Strong Company Culture in a Virtual Workplace

As digital technology continues to advance, more and more companies are going virtual. Viral content leader UpWorthy, for instance, has over 100 employees distributed around the globe. WordPress continues to thrive with a 100% remote workforce. Mozilla has people working in more than 30 countries. Going virtual means exposing the company to new challenges and risks. The nature of the …

Practical Solutions of Global Business Communication

We can see a lot of changes in the way humans communicate compared to older times. Even though several factors account for the mentioned change, the pivotal position is dedicated to the technological developments that have made for global communication, the international way of communicating between people, companies, etc. In that sense, we can simply call those methods as global communication …

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Best Websites To Learn Coding and Become a Professional

Learn to code and you can build whatever you want. It is the beauty of programming. A software is basically a code with a set of instructions which computer understands and manipulates. Taking into advanced level, with professional coders, a professional software can be made, such as Photoshop, Adobe Reader, Office. And undoubtedly, all of you know how successful these programs …

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Protecting Assets With Escrow: Why Digital Products are Different

When talking about any product or service important to your livelihood, it’s always good to find a way to protect it. Due to this we insure things or invest in schemes designed to protect us should something go wrong. There’s no cunfusion for physical entities that can be touched, analysed and generally owned. But things work differently once you enter …

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Marketing A Band

A couple of weeks ago a small indie band in the Minneapolis area called “The Silver Heart Club” contacted me about doing some website work for them. They had an extremely limited budget but I was really intrigued about building a band website and after meeting them and see what great guys these two really were, I decided to take …

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Learning to program quick? Sure…

Much has been said on the importance of learning to program. In order to improve efficiency, industries from healthcare to marketing to the financial sector are adding automated, web-based applications to their business model. With these new systems, employees with the website coding know-how are in demand. Currently employed individuals and job seekers alike are considering their resumes and asking …