OSU Lambing Barns
Spring comes to Oregon State University, and with it, a new crop of lambs at the university sheep barns. Video by Theresa Hogue, Oregon State University Relations and Marketing
Map Showing Indianapolis as a Steam Railroad and Interurban Center
The maps shows that 43 independent lines, 18 steam and 25 interurbans entered the city. A belt railroad surrounded the city, expediting shipments and furnishing factory sites. ,Appears in Destination Indiana 15 Appears in Big Screen Journey Traction Terminal (West Market)
Guy-Metro Building Refurbish
http:// now.concordia.ca The GM Building shed's it's skin.
An Introduction to Microsoft Project for Drawing Gantt Charts - Mini Lecture
An introductory mini-lecture on using Microsoft Project for creating Gantt charts. This lecture will focus on explaining the purpose and some of the key features of a Gantt Chart and how the use of Project Management Software such as Microsoft Project can help with the creation of Gantt Charts for project management.
Making Effective Business Phonecalls - Mini Lecture
A mini lecture on Making Effective Business Phonecalls - which starts with the basics of why and when to use the telephone. It will then progress to some useful techniques and etiquette including use of the phonetic alphabet to spell words over the phone. Even if you use the phone regularly there may be some things you don't know or could refresh.
Customer Wants and Needs - Mini Lecture
An introductory mini-lecture about understanding our customers and what it is that they want.
Customer Buying Behaviour - Mini Lecture
A mini-lecture on buying behaviour, the differences between customers and consumers, and the Pareto effect. This lecture will expand your understanding of how the customer buying process works in practice.
Segmenting and Targeting - Mini Lecture
A mini-lecture which outlines the main benefits of segmenting markets, then looks at some of the ways in which markets can be segmented, and finally how to assess the viability of segments.
Understanding What Customers Want - Mini Lecture
A very short introductory mini-lecture about understanding our customers and what it is that they want.
15.097 Prediction: Machine Learning and Statistics (MIT)
Prediction is at the heart of almost every scientific discipline, and the study of generalization (that is, prediction) from data is the central topic of machine learning and statistics, and more generally, data mining. Machine learning and statistical methods are used throughout the scientific world for their use in handling the "information overload" that characterizes our current digital age. Machine learning developed from the artificial intelligence community, mainly within the la
17.202 Graduate Seminar in American Politics II (MIT)
This is the second in a sequence of two field seminars in American politics intended for graduate students in political science, in preparation for taking the general examination in American politics. The material covered in this semester focuses on American political institutions. The readings covered here are not comprehensive, but it is sufficiently broad to give students an introduction to major empirical questions and theoretical approaches that guide the study of American political institu
Our Solar System: The Inner Planets - by StudyJams
The sun is an average size star and is the center of our solar system. One of the things surrounding it is the astroid belt. The four planets inside the astroid belt are called the inner planets. They include: Mercury, Venus, Earth, and Mars. Learn more about these four planets with this slide show from StudyJams. A short, self-checking quiz is also included with this link.
How Nuclear Energy Works
This is a professionally-produced documentary that details how nuclear energy works. (04:37)
How to Speed Read
A three minute video that starts with getting a starting reading rate. Next it explains scans, and what not to read. Many good points practiced. Well worth showing students.
Why were there Wars between Lancastrians & Yorkists?
Why were there wars between Lancastrians & Yorkists? A presentation by Dr. David Grummitt, Senior Research Fellow, The History of Parliament Project, for The History Faculty: www.thehistoryfaculty.com.
Israeli Society and the Occupation
Gideon Levy is a Haaretz columnist and a member of the newspaper's editorial board. In his lecture he will explore how Israeli society deals with the occupation and with the international criticism of this. He will also examine the role of the Israeli media in supporting the occupation. Gideon Levy joined Haaretz in 1982, and spent four years as the newspaper's deputy editor. He is the author of the weekly Twilight Zone feature, which covers the Israeli occupation in the West Bank and Gaza over
How to Write a Mission Statement
A mission statement should be written to express everything about an
organization in a short, succinct and attention-grabbing slogan and this 1:37 minute video does that in general terms. A good introduction into what a mission statement is and does.