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Make them tell you no

As a faculty member in a leadership education program, I interact with a wide range of aspiring leaders. I stay in contact with a lot of former students and subordinates as well. One of the most common questions I hear is, “What do you think? Do I have a chance if I apply?”

How two institutions tackle microcredentials

The global workforce is changing, constantly evolving to demand new skills and competencies from its current and future workers. More and more higher-ed institutions are creating microcredential programs to outfit learners of all ages and backgrounds with validated and evidence-based proof of learning and skills.

Why feedback is critical for your institution’s students

Every predator in the animal kingdom who has ever gone after a brightly colored tree frog learns almost immediately not to do it again. And any human being who has ever touched a hot stove realizes how quickly the world around us can give us feedback. But as any college instructor knows well, feedback in the educational context doesn’t always happen as quickly.