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BBC stellt 16.000 Soundeffekte kostenlos ins Netz

Es gibt Momente im Leben, da braucht man einfach das Geräusch einer satten Fehlzündung eines Zweitaktmotors. Oder etwas Tropenwald bei Nacht für den …

Millennials, Goldfish, and Other Training Misconceptions: Learning Myths Debunked

<b>Thursday, May 24, 2018 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT</b> <b><br>Host:</b> Association for Talent Development<p><b>By:</b> Clark Quinn, Executive Director, Quinnovation<p>Learning and …

Talent Management

Vulse app brings gestural and touch effects to guitar

Vulse is a neat app for musicians. More specifically, it’s for guitarists. The app has been around for a while, but got a big old update this week that makes it worth a new look. The idea of the app is that you stick your iPhone onto your guitar, just below where you strum the strings, and then use …

How Apple, Google, and Microsoft stack up in education technology: Hardware, software, and deployment

With Apple re-emphasizing its push for the education market with its new iPad and software updates, it's worth examining how the company stacks up …

This Amazing Map Depicts The 13,000 Hidden Wonders Of The World That You Need To Visit

Consider this your source of travel inspo for life.<p><i>This post was translated from Spanish.</i>

Travel

3 Easy-to-Use Motion Graphics Tools for Marketers

Want to use more animated visuals in your marketing? Looking for affordable tools to create your own animated graphics? In this article, you’ll find …

Infographics

Some Great New Features to Help You Create Digital Quizzes Using Microsoft Forms

Microsoft Forms is an excellent tool you can use to create a wide variety of forms including quizzes, surveys, polls…etc. Microsoft Forms is part of …

Education Technology

5 tips for providing better staff training and development opportunities

Providing training and development opportunities can be easy to put off in favor of more pressing tasks. Here are some tips for getting refocused and …

Leadership

Price Should Be A Smaller Factor In EdTech Purchases

There is a British saying, “Don’t be penny wise and pound foolish,” which cleverly warns against making decisions that save small amounts of money (pennies) that end up costing more in the long run (British pounds — or in our case, dollars). The saying describes perfectly how many school districts …

Education Technology

Education technology is a global opportunity

Emmanuel Nataf Contributor<p>Emmanuel Nataf is the CEO and co-founder of Reedsy, a curated marketplace that connects authors and publishers with editors, designers and marketers. Emmanuel is a regular contributor to Inc, Fast Company, LitReactor, Electric Literature and Thought Catalog.<p>$8.15 billion. …

Education Technology

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Four Keys To E-Learning Success In 2018

A skilled workforce is at the heart of any great organization, and with 2018 business planning in full swing and digital transformation on everyone’s …

Machine Learning

8 of the World’s Best Natural Hot Springs and How to Find Them

So deep into winter, it’s only natural for those of us tired of daily commutes in the early dark to start thinking of the warmer places we’d rather …

Yes, Learning Targets Can Make Our Lives Easier - Cooper on Curriculum

Shares 259<p>My first few years in the classroom I wasn’t a big fan of learning targets or posting learning targets prior to each lesson for students to …

26 time-management tricks I wish I'd known at 20

Time-management skills can take a while to learn.<p>Étienne Garbugli, a Montreal-based product and marketing consultant, the author of "Lean B2B: Build Products Businesses Want," and the creator of a course to help entrepreneurs find their target market, distilled the lessons he wishes he'd known when …

Time Management

5 Killer Examples On How Gamification In The Workplace Is Reshaping Corporate Training

Gamification In The Workplace: 5 Examples How It Is Reshaping Corporate Training<p>Before we discuss about gamification in the corporate world and …

How To Spend 48 Hours In Kyoto, Japan...

Japan is one of the friendliest, cleanest most respectful- and most advanced countries in the world. And we’re not just talking about their state of …

10 of the Best US Beach Towns to Visit in the Offseason

Visiting the beach during the peak of the summer season can be more of a headache than it's worth. What with traffic, parking, and how difficult it …

No, you aren't a 'visual' learner

The idea that people have different styles of learning — that the visually inclined do best by seeing new information, for example, or others by …

Free Courses on Design from the Famous California Design Firm IDEO Start This Week

A quick fyi: This week, the famous California design firm IDEO has launched two free courses--a 7-week Introduction to Human-Centered Design and a …

The 10 Most Breathtaking Hotel Views To Wake Up To

A hotel is much more than a place to lay your head at night: Sometimes, they <i>are</i> the destination. This is especially true when an accommodation offers …

5 Breathtaking Overwater Bungalows for Rent Around the World

Nothing says tropical getaway like a dip in your private plunge pool overlooking an azure lagoon or jumping off your personal sundeck into the …

How to design the perfect book cover

Self-publishing accounts for 22 per cent of the UK ebook market and is continuing to grow, meaning authors are increasingly liaising directly with …

Graphic Design

Over 50,000 digitized pieces of vinyl can now be listened to on Internet Archive

Get familiar with the Great 78 Project<p>New York’s ARChive of Contemporary Music (ARC) has been preserving audiovisual materials since 1985, and a little over a year ago, it partnered with the Internet Archive to bring its Great 78 Project to the public. Along with audiovisual digitization vendor …

Need a new password? Here are 306 million to avoid

Security researcher Troy Hunt has released a searchable tool that taps the database of previously compromised passwords.<p>If you're in the market for new, unique password, Troy Hunt has a trove of what you don't want.<p>Hunt, the security expert behind the Have I Been Pwned website, on Thursday released …

Nearly Half of Companies Say They Don’t Have the Digital Skills They Need

The companies that think their employees’ digital IQs are unimportant are probably few and far between. After all, in just one decade the concept of “digital” has changed from a niche skill set to something that’s mandatory for virtually all blue-chip companies. If you don’t feel that your …

The Best Balkan Islands to Explore This Summer | Croatia Travel Blog

The Best Balkan Islands to Explore This Summer<p>Yippeeee, summer is here. If you are the process of planning your exact go-to spots for your Balkans …

STIX Single Brass Wood Bench

Price: $1750Enjoy the perfect seat every time you sit with the STIX Single Brass Wood Bench. This seat is unlike anything you’ve ever seen. The base …

Crowd Funding

An Art Director Shares How Book Covers Are Made

They say you shouldn’t judge a book by its cover, but when the cover is insanely gorgeous, who can blame you? Definitely not Alyssa Nassner, an Associate Art Director at ABRAMS Kids. Her job requires creativity; browsing through bookstores; and working with editors, artists, and book sellers to …