Accounting standard setter and reformer Sir David Tweedie discusses the importance to national economies of global standards of corporate reporting and valuation. He also explains the challenges to having such common standards adopted by individual nation states. Presented by Eric van Bemmel.
Elevator Pitch Competition
The Blackstone LaunchPad at Kent State recently hosted its 2nd Annual Elevator Pitch Competition, in which students are given 90 seconds to pitch their business idea in an elevator! Visit http://www.kent.edu/blackstonelaunchpad for more information!
Sustaining enterprise education
This presentation examines the impact of enterprise education on the career aspiration, decisions and intentions of HE students
This free, online text/course introduces the student to vaccinations. "The unit begins with the early history of smallpox – the first infectious disease to be eradicated by a vaccination programme. At the end of section 1," you will be asked to "read an article on the history of smallpox, then, before continuing further with this unit, you should turn to the case study on polio, where we discuss the prospects for making this the second infectious disease to be eradicated by vaccination. At th
African American Health Disparities Interactive Module
Discusses health disparities between Black and white Americans, including origins, current statistics (2007), and ways the disparities may be addressed. Written from a nursing perspective, but applicable to many subject areas.
Professor Patrick Duffy Inaugural Lecture: (Sport) Coaching: Blinded or blended in a changing world?
(Sport) Coaching: Blinded or blended in a changing world? Professor Duffy's research work focuses on policy and sport coaching, as well as applied work in sport-business transfer, which is part of a long-term project with Morrisons PLC. Patrick will address the policy and research backgrounds to developments in professional practice in this area. The traditional view of sport coaching as an emerging profession will be challenged, suggesting that sport coaching should position itself as a blended
CVs and Letters to Employers
CV’s and Letters to Employers is one of several Futures workbooks which help students choose and prepare for their careers. Like the other workbooks in the series you can dip in and out doing the exercises which are most relevant to you. You might want to include the exercises or the output in your personal development plan or e-portfolio.
Stuck at the airport: a guide to finding the public intellectual in popular fiction
The Three Minute Thesis (3MT) is an international competition for research students to showcase their research. Students have to talk about what their research is and why it is important in plain language for three minutes, with only a single PowerPoint slide. The ANU 2014 3MT final was held on Wednesday 17 September, and 11 representatives from the University’s seven Colleges competed.
GS-14: Manual selection tools
Learn how to use the manual selection tools. Check out the Elliptical Marquee, Rectangular Marquee, Lasso, and Quick Selection tools.
Use with either Photoshop Elements version 7 or 8.
Sir Elton John seeks "AIDS-free society" with U.S. PEPFAR partnership
British rock star and AIDS activist Sir Elton John says his new partnership with PEPFAR, the U.S. President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief, will work to create an "AIDS-free society" but cautions, "we have a lot more work to do". Rough Cut (no reporter narration)
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