Global Learning Series: Connected Car Systems

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This is the information about our guest lecturer who is coming to our ISM4011 class. She is our third guest lecturer this academic year in our Global Learning Series. Elizabeth Voelkel is Program Manager for Mercedes-Benz USA Telematics based in Jacksonville. Her expertise and functions are aligned with our ISM4011 learning objectives. Her topics are: connected systems, data analysis, management of databases, project management, digital marketing, and systems safety.

Global Learning Series is one the Global Learning Opportunities: Bridges and Engagement (GLOBE) educational activities created to bring global speakers and activities to our classrooms.  GLOBE is our educational model created to facilitate global collaboration and creative learning methods inside and outside the classroom. The objective is to find real managers or leaders and Global Learning Opportunities  useful to our courses or programs, build Bridges by connecting speakers, presenters, facilitators or influencers with courses or FSCJ programs, and produce Engagement by creating active and continuous collaboration. Visit www.globallearningnews.com for more. GLOBE was introduced during FSCJ AdjunctPalooza 2016.

Here is Elizabeth Voelkel’s bio:

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Gallery: How these powerful masks are helping combat veterans heal — ideas.ted.com

Art therapist Melissa Walker uses masks to allow service members with traumatic brain injuries to express their deepest emotions and experiences, helping them and their loved ones heal. Most people wear masks to obscure or change their identities. But through a unique art therapy program, veterans are using them to reveal truths — often painful…

via Gallery: How these powerful masks are helping combat veterans heal — ideas.ted.com

7 Ways to Make Decisions Others Support — Leadership Freak

It doesn’t matter how decisive you are if your team doesn’t grab the rope and pull. Worse yet, they might support you when you’re in the room, but drop the rope in disapproval when you’re gone. The power of decisions is amplified by the number of people who support them. Engagement: People who feel left out, pull […]

via 7 Ways to Make Decisions Others Support — Leadership Freak

Colombia’s 2012 – 2016 peace talks | fact sheet #LearningFacts

Several views of the Colombian peace process.

#BBC ==> Colombia peace deal: Historic agreement is signed

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ColombiaReports ==> Colombia’s 2012 – 2016 peace talks | Fact sheet

Colombia’s 2012 – 2016 peace talks | Fact sheet

via Colombia’s 2012 – 2016 peace talks | fact sheet

France24 ==> Colombia, FARC rebels sign historic peace accord

The Guardian UK ==>  Yes or no? After 52-year war, Colombia’s peace with the Farc faces public vote

@CATOInstitute ==> Colombia’s Flawed Peace Plan

The Washington Post ==> Here’s the century-long history behind Colombia’s peace agreement with the FARC

Peace agreement will either ratified or rejected by the Colombian people in a referendum on October 2.

Global Learning Adventures in Berlin. Brandenburg Gate and Berlin Wall

This is one of the video clips we did during our #GlobalLearning2016 trip to Europe. All were filmed when we had a short opportunity to capture the action and the lessons to share.

Global Learning Adventures in Berlin. Brandenburg Gate and Berlin wall

The city of Berlin was divided by a wall between 1961 and 1989. Bricks on the streets show where the wall was located behind Brandenburg Gate. Lessons include Germany after WWII, Cold War, German Democratic Republic, the Fall of Berlin Wall, the Reunification of Germany, and role of Germany in European Union. #GlobalManagement #InternationalBusiness #GlobalStrategies

Global Learning Adventures. Our Travel Lessons.

Our end-of-semester lecture for Spring 2016. Keep traveling and learning.


Global Learning Adventures are lessons learned while traveling to different countries. More than 40 countries and 40 years of Global Learning opportunities are used to enhance International Management and Technology Management Courses. Our Travel Lessons include topics in strategic management, global engagement, leadership, systems, cultures, politics, economies, projects, education, and the environment. This overview integrates all the areas that are covered in other Global Learning Adventures videos. The more we travel, the more we learn and the more we teach. #GlobalLearningAdventures

Links:

https://youtu.be/4TyBpsRo5eU – drjosechannel.com
https://goo.gl/t35a0Tgloballearningnews.tv