Category : Current Affairs

The Future of Education Is Cradle-to-Grave

School leaders contemplating strategic options need to anticipate where the education field itself is heading. A new report from the Georgia Institute of Technology (GA Tech) Center for 21st Century Universities describes a future research university that looks little like those … READ MORE

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When Something Goes Awry

Within seconds of the end of last evening’s Super Bowl American football  game, the chatter, both systematic and ad hoc had begun online and in living rooms everywhere the game was watched. The chatter was not about the game, engaging … READ MORE

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Ways to Bridge the Chasm

This post from Fast Company points to communications research showing that one never really argues in such a ways as to “convince” the other party. Instead, one melds one’s views to something mutual as a way to reach common ground. … READ MORE

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This is Huge! Freelancing Becomes Normative by 2027

A new report from Upwork and Freelancers Union argues that by 2027 more than 50% of Americans will be freelancers; that is, totally contingent workers. The rapid growth of this type of work (we can’t really call it “employment”) is stunning … READ MORE

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Are Schools on the Verge of a New Business Ecosystem?

A recent McKinsey podcast, “As sector borders dissolve, new business ecosystems emerge,”prompted me to think about the classic rigidity of sector borders in the education space; in other words, out tendency to think about early childhood programs and distinct from … READ MORE

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Women of Influence

Triangle is delighted to sponsor the first Women of Influence in Education symposium at Hong Kong International School. The program opened this morning with 35+ leaders from international schools across southeast Asia, and is being headlined by legendary head of … READ MORE

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