James Terzeon

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The Learning Styles Myth is Thriving in Higher Education

Introduction<p>Davies (1999) called for an ‘evidence-based’ approach to education, arguing that the design of new interventions in education was not …

Pedagogy

26 Questions Every Student Should Be Able To Answer

<b>26 Questions Every Student Should Be Able To Answer</b><p>These questions are more about the student than you, your classroom, or education.<p>What every …

20 Fundamentals: What Every Teacher Should Know About Learning

What makes a teacher successful?<p>Having an expertise in reading, writing, math or science is necessary, but the ability to transfer that knowledge …

Pedagogy

The secrets of successful organizational redesigns: McKinsey Global Survey results

While large-scale change efforts have become common, few organizations get them right. Executives suggest that alignment, inclusiveness, and good …

Building capabilities for performance

The capabilities that companies need most have evolved, but methods of building those skills have not. Our survey finds that the most effective …

New PwC Survey: CEOs Embrace Digital Transformation

CEOs no longer question the need to embrace technology at the core of their business in order to create value for customers, but 58% still see the rapid pace of technological change as a challenge. So we learn from the 18th annual PwC CEO survey. It’s based on 1,322 interviews with CEOs in 77 …

Why You Should Stop Brainstorming

How many times have you been in a brainstorming session this week? Chances are the answer is, “More than I can count.” But no study has proven that brainstorming works well, even though it has been the go-to method for idea generation since 1953.<p>But there is an alternative. After researching why …

Reinventing Performance Management

At Deloitte we’re redesigning our performance management system. This may not surprise you. Like many other companies, we realize that our current process for evaluating the work of our people—and then training them, promoting them, and paying them accordingly—is increasingly out of step with our …

How to beat the transformation odds

Transformational change is still hard, according to a new survey. But a focus on communicating, leading by example, engaging employees, and …

Management

On the verdejo wine trail in central Spain

My girlfriend can’t say water in Spanish. Well, she can say <i>agua</i>, obviously, but no waiter ever understands her. Though I try hard not to snigger, I do. It’s really not very kind.<p>But in north-west Spain it turns out I can’t say wine. Specifically, I can’t say <i>verdejo</i>, the white grape variety that I …

Couple Travel & Travel Photography Blog

Recent Posts<p>If it’s your first trip to New Orleans or you’ve been many times – 3 days in New Orleans is the perfect amount of time in the ‘Big Easy’. …