Vittorio Colao GLS 2010 interview
Vittorio Colao, Chief Executive, Vodafone, on what we can learn from emerging markets
15.665B Power and Negotiation (MIT)
This course is designed to provide you with a competitive advantage in negotiation. You will learn and practice the technical skills and analytic frameworks that are necessary to negotiate successfully with peers from other top business schools, and you will learn methods for developing the powerful social capital you will need to rise in the executive ranks of any organization. In this course, you will learn to successfully face the challenge of negotiating materially rewarding deals while also
English Bites. Bush Dance
Durada: 5 min. Vídeo. Australian Network.
Learn how to say dance with Suhasini and some useful expressions for talking about the past.
Leadership in tough times
Juan Pablo de Alba, Director General, Easyfairs Columbia, looks at what leaders can learn from difficult times with particular reference to how Columbian leaders coped in 1999
Public sector pay freezes
NHS managers may well have to bite the bullet and accept a pay freeze in the coming year, but if it is executed in the right way and shown to benefit the NHS it may not demotivate staff. The right leadership is key to implementing such top down decisions that directly impact on people's pay, lifestyles and pensions, argues Dr Jenny Dean, but if NHS leaders engage with managers to make them see the longer term benefits it will make any freeze easier to shoulder.
Virtual Maths, Cylinder Voids - Calculating volume
Interactive simulation with exercises and video demonstrating the use of auger piling and showing how to calculate the volume of cocrete needed to fill the cylindrical voids.
More Enabling Technologies for Your Visually Impaired Students (pt2)
In this presentation, Bruce Franson shares the history of devices for the visually impaired from a technical and a personal standpoint.
Francesca Cornelli GLS 2010 interview
Francesca Cornelli Professor of Finance; Academic Director, The Coller Institute of Private Equity, London Business School, on what we can learn from emerging markets
UVIC 2013: Endowment Panel moderated by Larry Kochard
Larry Kochard discusses the status of the Endowment Model, Inefficiencies in markets, partnering, valuation, diversification, public equities and long term focus with Ellen Shuman, Don Lindsey and Scott Malpass.
Civic Fellows Symposium 2013: Miki Doan
Burhans Fellow, Miki Doan, business administration: economics, presents on her work with AMIT Community Development Association, Lusaka, Zambia.
The long hard road to democracy and social justice
A lecture given by retired Labour MP Tony Benn at Wolfson College, Oxford. The lecture is introduced by Prof Richard Sorabji.
Adam Anderson | Harvard Horizons Symposium
April 2014: Harvard Horizons Symposium, featuring Adam Anderson, a PhD candidate in Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations, on "The Old Assyrian Social Network: an Analysis Based on the Texts from K¸ltepe (Kanesh), Turkey" Harvard Horizons, an initiative at the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences to celebrate the ideas and innovations of PhD students at Harvard, selected 8 finalists as 2014 Horizon Scholars. Their talks were delivered at the Harvard Horizons Symposium in Sanders Theatre on
Lower Intermediate S6 #2 - Would You Like a Japanese Gift or Not?
Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! You’ve enjoyed a nice break from studying over the holidays. However, today, whether or not you are ready, you have to go back to your Japanese school. The alarm blares and you rub the sleep out of your eyes, dreading the long day of Japanese classes after a few weeks off. [...]
IPL: Educating Undergraduates for Uncertain Futures
Professor Rachel Spronken-Smith, Dean of the Graduate Research School, delivers her Inaugural Professorial Lecture: “Educating Undergraduates for Uncertain Futures”. 3 December 2013
Louisiana Purchase Doubles U.S
Thomas Jefferson pulls off the land deal of the millennium when he buys 800,000 square miles from the French, stretching from the Mississippi River to the Rocky Mountains. This short video explains what a value it was, and how it came to be sold. Of notes is the fact that the video explains that the land did not belong to the French in the first place. It belonged to the Native Americans. A map for the students would help them understand the size of the purchase.
Radio Lingua Network News: 26 September 2008
Happy European Day of Languages to all our listeners! By way of joining in this international celebration of languages and language-learning we're delighted to introduce eight new podcasts today. We're adding Catalan, Danish, French, Japanese, Mandarin and Romanian to our One Minute Languages series; we're introducing our first podcast for English learners - Write Back Soon will help learners master Phrasal Verbs; and we're finally announcing the long-awaited sequel to Coffee Break Spanish: it's
The end of private equity?
In a new podcast, Robin Buchanan, President, London Business School discusses the shape of private equity when it emerges from the current crisis and how promising the future for private equity firms is.
Taming the Somerset Levels
The Levels and Moors are an enormous floodplain in the heart of Somerset and for tens of thousands of years were an ever changing mix of different wetland habitats. In this podcast, archaeologist and historian, Dr Richard Brunning, explores how the present day landscape was largely created and 'tamed' in the early medieval period after the Roman conquest.
Anders Hejlsberg Live Q&A | Build 2014 Charles Torre sits down with Anders Hejlsberg at the Channel 9 stage for a live question and answer session.
Charles Torre sits down with Anders Hejlsberg at the Channel 9 stage for a live question and answer session.
ScienceCasts: Did Earth Have Two Moons?
Did our planet once have two moons? Some researchers say so. Moreover, the missing satellite might still be up there--splattered across the far side of the Moon. NASA's GRAIL mission could help confirm or refute the "two moon" hypothesis. (03:00)