Science, consumers and new founders to drive ESG innovation

Science, consumers and new founders to drive ESG innovation

If 2021 is the year Mainstreaming Environment, Society and Governance (ESG), 2022 will be the year that drives innovation and innovators forward, say members of the Fast Company Impact Council — an invite-only gathering of leaders from the Group of industries. Members say a number of commercial, regulatory and cultural factors will motivate companies to … Read more

EduMe raises $20 million to scale its corporate education platform targeting temporary job workers and other non-desktop employees – TechCrunch

EduMe raises  million to scale its corporate education platform targeting temporary job workers and other non-desktop employees – TechCrunch

Deskless workers have become a huge focus for tech companies looking for new opportunities in the B2B market, and today a startup targeting the sector with e-learning tools is announcing a round of funding to support its growth. EduMe, a London-based start-up that provides training and education to businesses online in the form of self-built … Read more

Events at Yale University explore the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.’s search for justice

Events at Yale University explore the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.’s search for justice

This week the Yale community celebrates the work and legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. at a fully virtual set of events, including a conversation about the role of race, place, and spirituality in achieving environmental justice; poetic storytelling; Dance show and talk to young people about mental health in families of color. Events kicked … Read more

Pearson launches an app for students

Pearson launches an app for students

Today, Pearson is launching an app for students that provides tools to use with their Pearson books. According to Pearson, the app “will fundamentally change the way students access and experience textbooks” by providing students with a suite of tools that will allow them to highlight sections of textbooks, listen to audio versions, create note … Read more

4 ways to drive internal innovation and unleash employee entrepreneurship

4 ways to drive internal innovation and unleash employee entrepreneurship

Opinions expressed by entrepreneur Shareholders are their own. Innovation is key to business success, but it should not be the responsibility of a particular individual or group. Every team member has the potential to become an entrepreneur, after all, and it’s up to employers to support that ambition. The payoff from this startup mindset will … Read more

Meet the company that has proven two big trends in educational technology

Meet the company that has proven two big trends in educational technology

Matt Champagne, CEO of Screencast-O-Matic Education. Matt champagne There is a growing consensus that, in education, the pandemic has not changed as many things as the current trends exposed and accelerating. Two of these trends are the explosion in connective digital learning technology and the growth of less is more educational technology. The first trend … Read more

15 funds for 2022 and beyond

15 funds for 2022 and beyond

This article was published in the January 2022 issue of Morningstar Fund. Download a free copy of FundInvestor by Visiting site. Well, that was a strange year. From an investment standpoint, it was a better year than 2020. Most of the stock markets were up well, and the US economy returned to massive job growth … Read more

Wake School Board Selects Education Consultant for a Vacancy on the Board of Directors :: WRAL.com

Wake School Board Selects Education Consultant for a Vacancy on the Board of Directors :: WRAL.com

Written by Emily Walkenhurst, WRAL Education Reporter Cary, North Carolina Soon he will be an education consultant who is the newest member of the Wake County Board of Education. The school board voted 7 to 1, by written ballot, on Friday to appoint Craston Artis II to fill the empty District 4 board seat through … Read more

Innovation Strategies to Accelerate Growth and New Product Development: How AWS Helps Retailers Innovate

Innovation Strategies to Accelerate Growth and New Product Development: How AWS Helps Retailers Innovate

Many organizations face challenges while trying to build a culture of innovation. a recent study Of the more than 500 business leaders conducted by Harvard Business Review Analytic Services and AWS found that innovative organizations “aim to solve their customers’ problems first, and that informs how to innovate.” At AWS, we spend a lot of … Read more