Category Archives: Human Centered Approach

Conflict Resolution at Work: Boosting Morale to Maintain Productivity

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Conflicts that are allowed to fester and grow will ultimately diminish productivity and damage employee morale. This is why employers seek employees with conflict resolution skills to manage and diffuse conflict. Properly handling conflicts will avoid collapsing productivity at work. Below is the American Management Association’s tips in resolving conflict. 5 Steps in resolving conflict: […]

Design Thinking: Emphasize and Solution-Based Approach

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Design Thinking is a methodology or approach that provides a solution-based approach to solving problems. It is focused on addressing the problem in a user or human-centric manner and involves a hands-on approach in prototyping and testing. Design Thinking is based heavily on processes that designers use but it has evolved to be used in […]

Why is Emotional Intelligence better than IQ?

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Psychology Today defines Emotional Intelligence as the ability to identify and manage one’s own emotions, as well as the emotions of others. Furthermore, people with a high degree of emotional intelligence know what they’re feeling, what their emotions mean, and how these emotions can affect other people. According to Daniel Goleman, author of the best-selling […]

Use eLearning to Manage Work-related Stress

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Key Points: Top 4 work-related stressors are identified: (1) Work Overload and Tight Deadlines; (2) Lack of Clarity in Task Instructions; (3) Adapting to Change; and (4) Lack of Growth Opportunities. 25% of all employees leave their jobs and reject promotions because of a lack of learning and growth opportunities. Surveyed companies in the United […]

What is Educational Technology?

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The definition of Educational Technology has changed through the years as learning processes, as a conceptual framework, as theory and practice and the latest as study and ethical practices of dealing with technological processes and resources. Today Educational Technology or EdTech can be defined as the theory and practice of design, development, utilization, management and […]

Teaching with Technology: What works

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The use of technology in learning is no longer a fad, it is the norm. According to the Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL), the term “technology” refers to advancements in the methods and tools we use to solve problems or achieve a goal. CTL further states “In the classroom, technology can encompass all kinds […]

The Workplace of tomorrow powered by EdTech Conference [Video Replay]

The Workplace of Tomorrow Powered By EdTech Conference What percentage of today’s jobs could be automated or likely to change significantly in the near future? How the labour market is transforming? What are the challenges and the right paths to get the right skills for emerging jobs? Andwhat should you do today to keep up […]