Trailer – Introduction to Faecal Sludge Management

Hi. I’m Doctor Linda Strande. I work at Sandec the Department of Sanitation, Water and Solid Waste for Development, at the Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology. Have you ever wondered what happens to excreta after you use the toilet? – Oh, sorry! – Hey, Linda! I didn’t realize someone was in there.…

Digital Strategies for Business: Leading the Next-Generation Enterprise | Columbia Business School

[Music] Digital Technologies are changing the way we live. From how we seek information, how we interact with each other, how we buy things and even our kids have fun. Companies and Managers are asking how do we Re-Invent ourselves to survive Digital Disruption? Whether it’s a hotel chain like Marriott that’s competing with AirBnB…

Youth strategy development in Montenegro

Welcome to the online course essentials of youth policy organised by the partnership between the European Commission and the Council of Europe in the field of youth My name is Aleksandra Gligorovic and since 1998 I am working with and for young people and I’m usually freelance consultant and a trainer sometimes I’m contracted by…

Japanese Business Management | WasedaX on edX

[MUSIC PLAYING] JUSUKE JJ IKEGAMI: Japan’s business strategy and manage model was once highly revered and held as a new, superior way to do business. In 1989, around the peak of Japan’s rise, 21 out of the top 30 companies with the highest market capitalization in the world were Japanese. Today, there isn’t one Japanese…

Market Segmentation Analysis | UQx on edX

SPEAKER: Your customers are individuals. They have their own tastes and interests that are part of who they are. But if we take a step back and look at the data, we start to see the things our customers have in common. When we arrange that data, we begin to see patterns. How we arrange…

Project Management Life Cycle | RITx on edX

LEONIE FERNANDES: Project management is one of the fastest growing sectors of new jobs around the world. Adding project management to your education and work experience will make you more marketable and desirable to organizations looking to fill upwards of 1.5 million new project manager related jobs this year. According to the Project Management Institute,…

Knowledge Management and Big Data in Business | HKPolyUx on edX | Course About Video

ERIC TSUI: It has been reported in the Daily Mail that a Hong Kong based Japanese venture capital company called Deep Knowledge recently appointed a robot called Vital to sit on it’s board of directors to predict investment trends. Vital has the same right and privileges as other board members in the company, but it…

International Project Management | RITx on edX

For international projects, separation across time and country boundaries can greatly magnify issues caused by cultural differences. Even an experienced project manager can feel ill-equipped in an international project setting. According to the Project Management Institute, more than half of project failures are due to ineffective communication. For global teams, communication is blamed for over…