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How to Choose Online Courses

How to Choose Online Courses

Chances are you’ve already taken an online course. They’re easy to find and many are easy to afford. You know what’s not easy? Having to choose online courses to take. I call this digital overwhelm. There are the marketplaces (like Udemy, Skillshare, Coursera, and Lynda), MOOCs offered by universities, and online courses created and sold…

Millennials: The Trophy Generation

Millennials: The Trophy Generation

I’ve heard and read so many complaints about Millennials (or Gen Yers) being the “trophy generation,” meaning that anyone born in or after 1981 grew up receiving participation trophies just for showing up. If we believe the consensus, everyone currently aged 37 or younger has a houseful of trophies for no reason at all, and…

13 Tips for Running Virtual Meetings

13 Tips for Running Virtual Meetings

In my previous post I talked about How to Use Zoom for Virtual Meetings. If you’re new to running virtual meetings, it might help to review a short list of tips to make sure the meetings run as smoothly as any in-person meeting. Just as poorly run in-person meetings happen all the time, it’s very…