Is Knowledge All Powerful?

It has often been said that knowledge is power, and for good reason. Knowledge can enable us to improve, protect, help, or hurt, and which of these we choose can decide the meaning in our lives. The question is, though, is knowing actionable or is it just the first step to more knowing, and do…

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Higher Education: To Get a Job or Create a Job?

We’ve all seen the writing on the wall. Over 80% of college students think they’re going to college to get a job, yet over 50% come out and find themselves either unemployed or under-employed (ie: working at Starbucks). What’s going wrong? Well for starters, plenty.   The world has changed drastically and very quickly, and…

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Higher Education Models for Survival

In my last blog, I talked about some of the challenges higher education institutions face to be sustainable. Of course no one has all the answers, but I think it’s important to start asking questions and begin thinking about some of these things.  I keep hearing the face of education is changing, but will the…

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