Karima Bryant

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How artificial intelligence is revolutionizing healthcare

There’s currently a shortage of over seven million physicians, nurses and other health workers worldwide, and the gap is widening. Doctors are stretched thin — especially in underserved areas — to respond to the growing needs of the population.<p>Meanwhile, training physicians and health workers is …

UC Irvine Announces Plan for Sustainable Active Learning Building in the Heart of Campus

The University of California, Irvine has selected LMN Architects and Hathaway Dinwiddie Construction to design and build a new $46 million classroom …

Boosting Employee Engagement: All You Need is ICE.

If you came to this page thinking: "This can't be right...", your suspicions were absolutely justified: Of course we're not talking about actual frozen water. <b>"ICE"</b> is an acronym for the three main pillars <b>employee engagement</b> rests on: <b>initiative</b>, <b>challenge</b>, and <b>enthusiasm</b>. If you want to help your …

10 Leadership Lessons From 2016's Bestselling Nonfiction Books

Many of 2016’s bestselling nonfiction books can set you up for success in 2017. From Adam Grant’s <i>Originals</i> to Megyn Kelly’s <i>Settle For More</i>, this year’s bestsellers offer effective lessons, tools and roadmaps by those who have achieved excellence as leaders, entrepreneurs, and communicators.<p><b>Megyn</b> …

Self-improvement

Why Watson IoT Platform Is Important For IBM

International Business Machines launched Watson solutions for enterprise in 2014. Even though close to 63% of its value stems from software (middleware and operating system) and technology services business, the fast changing delivery mechanism for software (Cloud Software as a Service) and its …

6 Warning Signs That You're Failing as a Leader and How to Avoid It

We all have things that erode our progress. Learn what is making you fail as a leader and then learn how to avoid it.<p>Leadership is necessarily a matter of growth and learning. You cannot become what you need by remaining what you are.<p>Your personal growth and development as a leader will likely be …

Three More Ideas for Effective Leadership Communications

Business owners and key executives create their company culture and that culture drives their organization’s results. In my last post, I offered Four …

Leadership

21 Executives Share the Daily Routines That Help Them Succeed

Being intentional about simple routines makes all the difference.<p>The most successful people I know make navigating business and life look easy, often because they have their crap together more than most people. They get up early, stay in front of health issues, and are smart about money. They know …

The Massive Difference between Negative and Positive Leadership

Much that is written about leaders these days seems to be negative: they are incompetent, arrogant, unethical, greedy, the list goes on and on.<p>No …

Can IBM's Watson Beat Cancer at Its Own Game?

Teaching computers to play games has taught us a lot about AI, but the next challenge is working on real-world problems.<p>Late tonight, Google's AI program AlphaGo will take on Lee Se-Dol, the second-ranked Go player in the world, in a five-day, live-streamed match that will test the limits of …

Why You Should Care That Millennials Love Learning

News<p>Millennial values can inform a learning and development strategy that benefits everyone — including the business.<p>As millennials continue to take …

Questions leaders need to answer about culture and learning

Most managers and executives would likely agree that learning and development is an important ingredient in the future success of their …

The Day I Learned to Learn

One year ago, I have decided to start my own blog with 3 other friends. At the time we decided to make this move, my knowledge of programming / …

5 Reasons to Start Using Infographics in Your Online Courses Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

Posted on December 22, 2015<p>When given the opportunity, people would much rather look at an image or watch a video than read, and taking advantage of …

The Art of Giving and Receiving Advice

Seeking and giving advice are central to effective leadership and decision making. Yet managers seldom view them as practical skills they can learn and improve. Receiving guidance is often seen as the passive consumption of wisdom. And advising is typically treated as a matter of “good …

Cornerstone OnDemand and TED Join Forces to Spark Innovation in Professional Learning and Development

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Jun 24, 2015 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Cornerstone OnDemand CSOD, +1.23% a global leader in cloud-based talent management software …

Rise of HR E-Book | HRCI

Contents and Contributors<p>Context to Strategy<p>HR’s Role in the Digital Workplace: A Time for Reinvention<br>JOSH BERSIN, Bersin by Deloitte<p>The Case for …

Social media for professional development and networking | E-verything!

Introduction<p>A post for my colleagues who are beginning to consider social media for professional development.<p>The associated presentation is available …

Social Media

EMERGENT WORKPLACES: LEARNING IN THE NETWORKED WORLD

This is my area of passion. A recent, very brief conversation with @krishashok triggered a few thoughts related to emergent workplaces and what …

Beat The System With This List Of 40 Free Educational Websites

According to www.webometrics.info, there are more than 17 000 universities in the world, but getting a degree in many of them is quite costly. Many …

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Content Management

Why Group Brainstorming Is a Waste of Time

To grow and innovate, organizations have to come up with creative ideas. At the employee level, creativity results from a combination of expertise, motivation, and thinking skills. At the team level, it results from the synergy between team members, which allows the group to produce something …

Blended Learning Research: The Seven Studies You Need to Know

<i>By guest blogger Michelle R. Davis</i><p>One of the biggest complaints about blended learning is that educators don't know if it really has a positive …

Education Technology

Mobile Moocs: a new way of learning

An app isn't going to provide large scale learning programmes, but mobile Moocs will start to build a new way of thinking about professional qualifications, says Michael Curry<p>The UK might well have one of the strongest education systems in the world – but when it comes to professional skills, they …

A Match Made in Heaven: Performance Support and Mobile

Implementing training that actually drives skill and performance gains is a daunting challenge for any manager. Yet even if you do that initial dose …

Mobile Devices