Opportunities -- and Obstacles -- for the B2B Market in Tough Economic Times
While discussion at the recent Erin Anderson B2B Research Conference at Wharton focused on cutting-edge research in the field of business-to-business relationships, participants also acknowledged the impact on marketers of the ongoing financial meltdown. Along those lines, three university professors and a moderator took part in a panel that analyzed the effect of the economic downturn on the B2B global marketplace. The Conference, sponsored by the Wharton INSEAD Alliance, was held in honor of E
The Impact of mobile learning
Phase one of MoLeNET (2007/08) involved 75 colleges and 18 schools, approximately 10,000 learners and 2,000 staff, in 32mobile learning projects. The Learning and Skills Council provided funding for h...
Surprise drop for UK GDP
Britain's economy suffered a shock 0.5 percent contraction in the last three months of 2010 according to new data from the Office for National Statistics.
Tourism Series Lesson 5: Sightseeing and Entertainment
In this lesson you will learn basic vocab and phrases to use when you go sightseeing or when you do out for entertainment.
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På tisdagen handlade Klartext om att många fiskare inte kan komma ut med sina båtar för att det är så mycket is längs med kusten och på sjöarna. Istället får de pengar i bidrag från a-kassan. Vi berättade också att personer med hjärt-problem kan må mycket bättre om de får lära sig att inte stressa.
How Do They Do It?: Coal Mining
This five minute video explains how coal is mined and how it is used to make electricity. It also shows how the coal miners work. It does not tell about any negative effects of the use of coal.
Billiard Hall 1903 BL17646 THURSTON'S BILLIARD HALL, Leicester Square, London. Interior of the match room, with seating for spectators. Numbers 45 and 46 Leicester Square were rebuilt in 1902 to 1903 to the designs of E Wimperis & East, for Thurston and Company, billiard table makers and billiard hall, who commissioned this photograph. Taken on 3rd June 1903 by Bedford Lemere & Co.
THURSTON'S BILLIARD HALL, Leicester Square, London. Interior of the match room, with seating for spectators. Numbers 45 and 46 Leicester Square were rebuilt in 1902 to 1903 to the designs of E Wimperis & East, for Thurston and Company, billiard table makers and billiard hall, who commissioned this photograph. Taken on 3rd June 1903 by Bedford Lemere & Co.
States lost in spending tug-of-war
President Obama's State of the Union address puts a new focus on spending restraints at the federal level even as parts of the Union still struggle to recover.
Exporter joins Ivory Coast cocoa ban
US company Cargill suspends its Ivory Coast cocoa exports after president-elect Alassane Ouattara calls for the ban.
'Palestinian refugee limit': report
New reports of leaked documents say Palestinian negotiators willing to accept limits on return of refugees under peace deal with Israel.
IGS Kaberry Lecture: Peace and Reconstruction in the Middle East: Where are the Women?
This podcast was recorded at the International Gender Studies Centre's Kaberry Commemorative Lecture which was on Thursday 27th May 2009 at St Anne's College, University of Oxford. This podcast was recorded at the International Gender Studies Centre's Kaberry Commemorative Lecture which was on Thursday 27th May 2009 at St Anne's College, University of Oxford. The Rt Honourable Professor The Baroness Afshar gave the lecture on the subject of Peace and Reconstruction in the Middle East: Where are
What Are Americans Voting For?
What Are Americans Voting For? This panel examines where political ideas arise, how they are framed in political dialogue, and the part they play in determining what happens in November. Panelists: Joan Blades, mediator and author of several books, including coauthor of The Motherhood Manifesto; cofounder of Berkeley Systems, a software company known for the After Dark screensaver; and cofounder of Moveon.org and Momsrising.org. George Lakoff, Senior Fellow of the Rockridge Institute; Profess
The Revolution - 11 - Becoming a Nation
The Revolution ends as the British and Americans sign the Articles of
Peace; and Benjamin Franklin and John Adams are present to negotiate the 1783 Treaty of Paris. Also: the Constitutional Convention in 1787. This video explains why the French were involved and goes through much of the history of the war. This is a long video, 45 minutes, that also deals with the creation of the Constitution. A very good review of what is happening in this time. A timeline and a list of names and events
The Busy World of Richard Scarry-Play it Safe - The Four Food Groups
Cute animation with a catchy tune that discusses the four food groups and the importance of choosing foods from all of these groups to keep you healthy. This is a fun, quick way to incorporate a health education lesson into a busy early childhood classroom (1:06).
An Interview with a book on the USS Monitor
This video does not show images of the ironclad and so is limited in its value. It might be a good introduction to another video on the subject.
The state-of-the-union address
Not at all audacious
Babbage: January 26th 2011
Redefining the kilogram, a new approach to micropayments and how to avoid getting stuck in traffic jams
Suresh – Lesson 57 भारत में लड़कियों के नाम = (Bharat mein
(See all the lesson from Suresh; See the First Lesson from Suresh; Build Your Vocabulary By Mastering 4 Words a Day) (Looking for something else? Check out our Lesson Finder, [...]
Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten – 26.01.2011
Trainieren Sie Ihr Hörverstehen mit authentischen Materialien. Nutzen Sie die Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Mittwoch – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. BERLIN: Der Verteidigungsausschuss des Bundestages befragt Minister zu Guttenberg zu den jüngst bekanntgewordenen Affären bei der Bundeswehr. Wesentlich geht es dabei um die Frage, wann der Verteidigungsminister was gewusst hat und wie und wann er die Informationen weitergeleitet hat. Die Opposition wirft dem CSU
Guadalupe Hidalgo Treaty
A cartoon explaining the terms of the treaty, where is was held, and the effect of the treaty on the United States in the form of added land are explained. This is a cartoon and it moves rapidly, so teachers would benefit from having a map of the area to show the students.