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Sara Reich

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Leading Global Social Change: Human Rights and International Law

The global challenges facing the world today have the potential to affect all of us in some way, whether it be poverty, inequality, immigration laws or climate change. At the core of many of these challenges are human rights: the rights inherent to all individuals regardless of where they are from, what they look like or what they believe. No matter your profession, human rights...

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08 Feb 2017
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Top 4 FAQ about the MicroMasters Credential

Did you hear the news? This past September, we created a new online MicroMasters credential. We launched with 14 global university partners to create a series of graduate level courses to advance careers in the most in-demand fields. Offered in subjects ranging from artificial intelligence (from ColumbiaX) to cybersecurity (from RITx), business management (from IIMBx) and more, MicroMasters courses are created by esteemed edX university...

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07 Feb 2017
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5 Criteria to Identify the Right Venture Capitalists for You

Alan Patricof, an American investor and one of the early pioneers of the venture capital and private equity industries, once stated: “Every venture capitalist says at some point: ‘I wish I could run this company myself’ – to be the entrepreneur instead of the investor.” But before a venture capitalist wishes to be the entrepreneur of your company, there is one important step to do...

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30 Jan 2017
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Why You Should Become a Professional Android Developer

This post originally ran on Galileo University’s Android Developer site.  In an increasingly globalized world, mobile apps have changed the way we conduct business, socialize and entertain. This worldwide connectivity has enabled developers to be key actors in the way the economy is being shaped, by giving them the tools to create innovative ideas and distribute them to the app market. This is one of...

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25 Jan 2017
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5 Communication Skills Everyone Needs

How do you start a meaningful dialogue with someone with a different political view, from a different country, or with a religious belief different from your own? What can we possibly have in common? It’s getting harder and harder to talk with people, especially people who are different from you. How can we bridge those divides and start those conversations? Here are 5 communication tips...

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23 Jan 2017
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The President’s First 100 Days: What Social Issues Matter to You?

On Friday, January 20th, 2017, President-elect Donald Trump will take the oath of office and become the 45th President of the United States. Following the inauguration, he will work with Congress to pass new laws and to implement new policies that will impact all of us.  As the President, he will work to lead a national conversation on what he and his administration believe are...

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20 Jan 2017
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Project Managers are In-Demand in 2017

Job opportunities for project managers continue to grow at a rate of 1.5 million opportunities per year. Whether you work in information technology, healthcare, manufacturing, finance, energy, construction or business services – all of these industries are in need of project management talent.  Increasing complexity of business operations and global market places are demanding faster, better, cheaper solutions for clients that meet ever-increasing expectations of performance. ...

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18 Jan 2017