Photo taken during Adult Learning Symposium 2018, of keynote speaker Dr Jane Hart on the changing landscape of continuing education sector.

Adapting to Disruptions Brought About by Technology – A Reflection of Adult Learning Symposium 2018

Adult Learning Symposium (ALS) 2018 took place at Marina Bay Sands, Singapore on 1 – 2 November. Here are the highlights.

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Obertraun, Austria, at Hallstatt Lake. View of interior of the train station.

Checks

How do you convince someone who believes in a system irrationally?

Pikachu mascot at Hokkaido New Chitose Airport, Pokémon Centre, dressed in pilot attire.

The Real Meaning of Work

One day, Nolan was touring the ground to check on his operators. When one of them showed him that the inventory was low, Nolan proclaimed that ensuring the supplies was sufficient was not part of his main portfolio, even though he was the only one in the company doing it.

Salzburg, Austria - A path on the garden in front of Mirabel Palace.

Gen X vs Millennials: Don’t Confuse Passion With Professionalism

Companies exist not to fulfill employee’s dreams, but to offer customers some value. As long as we’re playing the role of an employee, the only certain thing we can derive from the work is the remuneration that is stated in the contract or law. Job satisfaction is not part of the package.