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Wikipedia defines project management as “the discipline of initiating, planning, executing, controlling, and closing the work of a team to achieve specific goals and meet specific success criteria.” In short, project management is an advanced method of achieving goals. It is a system based on years of scientific research and development designed to help you initiate, plan, monitor and successfully complete a project. In business,...

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Head home for the holidays with edX Holiday gatherings can be relaxing, stressful, or dull – depending on the crowd, of course. If conversation hits a lull with your coworkers or closest of kin, these facts might spark up a little lively debate. #1: Traveling for the holidays? If you’re flying in the United States, you’re one in 5.7 million. What engineering is required to...

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Dr. John is a Professor volunteering in Bhutan, who wrote in to share how he is incorporating the University of Adelaide edX course Managing Addiction: A Framework for Successful Treatment into his work. To share your own edX story, email stories@edx.org. I am a retired clinician, academic and researcher interested in youth health, substance use, mental health and sexuality. I have been coming to Bhutan...

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Learn the chemistry behind wine making, the best path for your career, how the stars and galaxies were formed,i’ or how data is stored and managed on the Internet. With over 700 courses in a wide variety of subjects, check out edX courses that are right for you and enroll today!

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This post originally ran on Mashable. Read the full post here. No matter where you’re at in your career, learning something new can only help you. Looking for a new job? A unique skill could easily set you apart from the hundreds of other applicants. Worked in the same position for a long time? Expertise in a new field could be the factor that gets...

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We are proud to announce that the University of Adelaide, a world-class education and research institution in Australia, has joined edX as a Contributing Member. The University of Adelaide has built a rich tradition of excellence to become a leader in Australian higher education and research. Dedicated to discovering new knowledge, pursuing innovation and preparing the educated leaders of tomorrow, the University of Adelaide will...

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