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Self-efficacy, a key source for power motivation at workplace

Self-efficacy, a key source for power motivation at workplace

Ishrat Jahan :Self-efficacy is mainly people's beliefs about their chances of successfully accomplishing a specific task. The best method for making a solid feeling of efficacy is through mastery

Big tech beckons students

Big tech beckons students

Sarwat Nasir :Educators have revealed the top higher education trends in 2019, with information technology (IT), business management and digital skills taking the lead. Khaleej Times asked several educators

Potentials of degree on Public Policy

Potentials of degree on Public Policy

Alyssa Walker :Public policy studies offer graduates a deep dive into the inner workings of how governments work-voting, regulations, court decisions, federal, state, and local laws-and how we, the

Why 'intrapreneurship' is so important

Why 'intrapreneurship' is so important

G. John Cole :Everybody's heard of entrepreneurship, but what is 'intrapreneurship'? The neologism intrapreneur is a twist on the word entrepreneur. The word 'entrepreneur' is from the French 'to

Studying 'International Affairs' promises bright career

Studying 'International Affairs' promises bright career

Joanna Hughes :We are living in uncertain times. Globalization, migration, climate change, nuclear proliferation, terrorism, and cybersecurity are just a few of the challenges we face as a planet

Career ideas for female veterans

Career ideas for female veterans

Joanna Hughes :Millions of women all over the world serve their countries. Not only do they boast higher levels of educational attainment compared to their non-military peers, according to

Green lifestyle begins in school

Green lifestyle begins in school

Sarwat Nasir :There are schools in Dubai that have placed sustainability as part of the students' core curriculum. The UAE has a strong focus on reducing its emissions significantly.

Get involved with alumni association

Get involved with alumni association

Elizabeth Koprowski :Admit it. The first time you got an email from your school's alumni association asking for a donation, you were a bit taken aback. After four (or

Public policy degree for a modern career

Public policy degree for a modern career

Alyssa Walker :Public policy studies offer graduates a deep dive into the inner workings of how governments work-voting, regulations, court decisions, federal, state, and local laws-and how we, the

Indigenous studies matter for natural science students

Indigenous studies matter for natural science students

Joanna Hughes :For many years, indigenous people and issues were not only disregarded, but also largely invisible in education. However, as the importance of their impact and influence is

Against gender-based violence in Bangladesh

Against gender-based violence in Bangladesh

Campus Report :The British Council observed the 16 days of activism against gender-based violence on 25 November 2018, which is the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against

Studying Economics is vital in today's world

Studying Economics is vital in today's world

Joanna Hughes :If you watch the news at all, you probably hear the word 'economy' tossed around a lot. But if you're like many people, you may not understand

Libraries shaping the future

Libraries shaping the future

Rayhan Ahmed Topader :A growing body of research suggests that reading for pleasure contributes to well-being. There are a number of ways school libraries can also support well-being, including

Necessity of communication skills

Necessity of communication skills

Reed Markham :Higher education websites often list public speaking as the most feared course in colleges and university today yet training in speech is vital to a student's college

Exam stress!!

Exam stress!!

Mubinur Rahman Chowdhury Nadvi :Exams are rather horrid. But no one can escape it. And while studying, exam is needed to pass and survive in the next class. But

The misguided priorities of educational system

The misguided priorities of educational system

Oren Cass :Consider two high school seniors - one who exhibits strong academic talent and one who does not. For one, December marks the homestretch of a years long

Libraries for making an enlightened society

Libraries for making an enlightened society

Dr. Forqan Uddin Ahmed :A library serves as the best source of knowledge both for the students and the teachers. It is a large collection of books. Among them,

Studying Economics in today's world

Studying Economics in today's world

Joanna Hughes :If you watch the news at all, you probably hear the word 'economy' tossed around a lot. But if you're like many people, you may not understand

NSTU centre of brilliance in education

NSTU centre of brilliance in education

Iftekhar Hossain :Noakhali Science and Technology University (NSTU) is in mentionable step right now among the institutions which are going ahead with the importance of science and technology in

Training in delivering speech vital to future career

Training in delivering speech vital to future career

Reed Markham :Higher education websites often list public speaking as the most feared course in colleges and university today yet training in speech is vital to a student's college

Academic learning not enough for conceptualising good English

Reza Mahmud :'Education is the backbone of a nation' and it is also a reality that English language dominates the global knowledge. But unfortunately, weakness in English among our

Overcoming the mental road blocks

Overcoming the mental road blocks

Dr. Forqan Uddin Ahmed :Stress and strain are the sources of mental blocks. Emotion is a bye-product of mind. By stress, strain and pressure human brain collapsed. So it

Modern career in marketing

Modern career in marketing

Alyssa Walker :Among the plethora of reasons to study marketing and ways to channel your creativity and discipline, marketing offers you one key thing: flexibility.Every company, every brand, and

Half of university tuition fees spent on teaching

Half of university tuition fees spent on teaching

Sean Coughlan :Less than half of the tuition fee paid by students in England can be spent on the cost of teaching, says research from a university think tank.

Data science in corporate development

Data science in corporate development

Joanna Hughes :Data. It's one of the most powerful four-letter words out there, but it's useless without the ability to derive meaning from it. Enter data science. This new

Skills to be a fashion industry manager

Skills to be a fashion industry manager

Alyssa Walker :If you are into fashion and business, the multibillion dollar industry of fashion management is the path for you. Fashion marketing managers have the huge yet exciting

Definition of kilogram set to change

Definition of kilogram set to change

Pallab Ghosh :Scientists are set to change the way the kilogram is defined. Currently, it is defined by the weight of a platinum-based ingot called "Le Grand K" which

Mental health crisis in graduate education

Mental health crisis in graduate education

Joanna Hughes :Stress and anxiety are not new phenomena for students. However, according to a recent article published in the academic journal Nature Biotechnology, there is evidence of a

Make the most of your laptop as a student

Laptop learning has gotten a bad rap lately. A growing body of evidence indicates that using devices, including laptops, tablets, and phones, during class may lead to everything from bad

Why jewelry designers are studying in Rome

Studying jewelry design is a creative and sophisticated way to transform your passion into a career. The profession requires a real level-up from your regular jewelry making practice: the development