Interesting items on the web (February 2018)

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The Training & Skills team are voracious readers and we come across so much content on the web that would be of interest. We’re committed to making the most of your time – so we’ve chosen only the “best of the best” of the things we’ve seen this month, and present it here for your consideration.

National Security Goes to School

We must embrace a new approach to measuring what counts as learning. A great place to start is by broadening our perspectives on the valuable experience that members of the military gain while serving our nation.

You can read the whole article, published on the website of the Medium.com via the following link:


Learning to Prosper in a Factory Town

Greenville, South Carolina, has bet its future on high-tech manufacturing. Who wins and who loses in this increasingly automated economy?
You can read the whole article, published on the website of MIT Technology Review via the following link:

New Research: Closing the Salary Gap for Liberal Arts Majors

Liberal arts majors make less than other college graduates in the job market—but with a few extra skills, they can wipe out the salary disparity with more specialized degrees.

You can read the whole article, published on the website of Burning Glass Technologies via the following link:



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