Positive surprise at Morgan Stanley
July 21 - Summary of business headlines: Morgan Stanley results outshine Goldman Sachs; Pepsi tempers outlook citing shaky U.S. consumer; Jobless claims data show job market stuck in neutral. Conway G. Gittens reports.
Critical systems thinking Critical systems thinking (CST) is regarded as a systems approach to research and intervention in complex situations. The approach developed from the concerns held initially by C. Wes Churchman and his student Werner Ulrich. Later, Mike Jackson and Bob Flood, who were then professors at the University of Hull in the UK (e.g. Jackson, 1991, 2000; Flood and Jackson, 1991) developed their interpretations of the earlier work. Jackson and Flood were concerned that existing systems methods, includi
Critical systems thinking (CST) is regarded as a systems approach to research and intervention in complex situations. The approach developed from the concerns held initially by C. Wes Churchman and his student Werner Ulrich. Later, Mike Jackson and Bob Flood, who were then professors at the University of Hull in the UK (e.g. Jackson, 1991, 2000; Flood and Jackson, 1991) developed their interpretations of the earlier work. Jackson and Flood were concerned that existing systems methods, includi
Michele Kessler on Individual Culture's Impact on Corporate Ethics and Communications
Michele Kessler (MBA '89) Chief Marketing Officer Mars Snackfood, U.S.
Pat Nicklin on the Key to Leading
Pat Nicklin (MBA '86) EVP and CEO Partnership for Public Service
Could You Be An Architect? Part 3 of 5
In Part 3 in a five-part series, Doug Patt answers the question of why proficiency at language is important if you would like to become an architect. (02:12)
The politics of Aids
Dr Peter Piot, Director of the Institute for Global Health, Imperial College, draws on his experience at the United Nations to explain why Aids needs business to provide the leadership of the future. Good leadership, he says, is about running programmes not based on opinion polls but on what is good for society.
VUCast: Healing Power of Music
See why some of country music’s biggest stars are lending their talents to a special Vanderbilt camp. Plus, how a Vandy professor is personally tied to the Atlantis space mission, and fixing what U2 left behind! Read more about music’s healing power in Vanderbilt Medicine.
This unit explores reasons for studying mathematics, practical applications of mathematical ideas and aims to help you to recognise mathematics when you come across it. It introduces the you to the graphics calculator, and takes you through a series of exercises from the Calculator Book, Tapping into Mathematics With the TI-83 Graphics Calculator. The unit ends by asking you to reflect on the process of studying mathematics. In order to complete this unit you will need to have obtained a Texas I
How to Be Qualified as a Math Teacher
Do you like math? Do you like teaching others how to solve problems? Maybe you'd like to be math teacher? (02:08)
China accounting: PCAOB Chair on China audit talks
July 25 - Public Company Accounting Oversight Board Chairman James Doty discusses a deal towards more oversight over Chinese accounting firms.
Where Lincoln Fell on the Slavery Issues
Where Lincoln Fell on the Slavery Issues - Eric Foner, historian at Columbia University, maps the trajectory of Lincoln over his career on the slavery issue. (02:33)
Química Física II
Se trata de una asignatura de contenidos generales de Química Física. Esta organizada en tres bloques. El primero se dedica a la Cinética Química fenomenológica o Cinética Química formal. Este bloque introduce en primer lugar los conceptos básicos de la Cinética Química para estudiar la ecuación cinética global de una reacción química. Se integran ecuaciones cinéticas sencillas con solución analítica y se presentan métodos de determinación de ecuaciones cinéticas a partir de
Leeds Metropolitan - Student Futures
Find out how a selection of recent graduates from Leeds Metropolitan have utilised their skills learnt whilst studying to gain a career Music by recent graduate, Alexander Martin (BSc Music Tech)
Traveling to Morocco
Morocco is an Arab speaking country with French as the unofficial language and is renowned for its beautiful architecture. This 1:30 travel video does show several sites and would be good to show students who are not familiar with this country for a compare and contrast type assignment.
06.08.2011 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainieren Sie Ihr Hörverstehen mit authentischen Materialien. Nutzen Sie die Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Samstag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei.Beim Absturz eines NATO-Hubschraubers im Osten Afghanistans sind mindestens 31 Soldaten einer US-Spezialeinheit und sieben Soldaten der afghanischen Streitkräfte ums Leben gekommen. Augenzeugen in der betroffenen Provinz Wardak berichteten, der Hubschrauber sei abgestürzt, als er nach einem Gefecht mit Tali
Order of Operations Rap
Mrs. Wagstaff and son singing the Order of Operations Rap. Opening rap by Mrs. Wagstaff, Song lyrics by Ron Clark, tune by Rihanna. Your kids will love this rap. (01:49)
This student made video is an easily understandable rap teaching the order of operations. (0:27)
Survival Phrases #52 - Self-introductions - Do NOT Skip This Lesson
Learn Spanish travel phrases with SpanishPod101.com! A little Spanish can go such a long way! Whether you’re traveling, visiting, or sightseeing, SpanishPod101.com has all the essential travel phrases just for you! Today we cover a high frequency Spanish phrase sure to be of use on your trip, travels or vacation to Spain. During your trip to [...]
Economic Update on WBAI July 23
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Cells: An Overview
This project will give students a better overview and understanding of cells and what cells are made up of.