What is the GMAT?



What is the GMAT?

By: Manhattan GMAT Staff Note: Beginning on June 5, 2012, the GMAT exam will replace the Analysis of an Issue essay with a new, independently scored section called Integrated Reasoning. For more information on this section, see our Integrated Reasoning page. The GMAT is the Graduate Management Admission Test, a standardized test required by the vast majority […]

Digital marketing plan example



Digital marketing plan example

Use this example digital strategy to help create your own plan Authors: Annmarie Hanlon, consultant at Evonomie Last updated: March 2014 Format: Long-form 10 page Word templates for amending and a shorter, 1 page strategy summary table Related resources: Marketing plan examples and the blank strategy workbook in the RACE Digital Strategy course. How will this example digital plan help me […]

25 Years Old, the World Wide Web’s Potential Still Untapped



25 Years Old, the World Wide Web’s Potential Still Untapped

WASHINGTON — This month marks the 25thanniversary of the invention of the World Wide Web. What started as a way for scientists to share research has changed life worldwide forever. In March 1989, British scientist Tim Berners-Lee was working at the European Organization for Nuclear Research, or CERN, in Switzerland. Scientists would come to CERN from all […]

How important is Twitter in your Personal Learning Network?



How important is Twitter in your Personal Learning Network?

Twitter and the Personal Learning Network (PLN). If you are a connected educator, chances are that you have often seen these two terms used together and, perhaps like me, you have wondered what’s the connection? This question formed the basis of my 2011 Masters thesis and while my research showed that you can have a […]

Development Could be a Click Away in the Arab World



Development Could be a Click Away in the Arab World

Junaid Kamal Ahmad, World Bank Director of Sustainable Development for the Middle East and North Africa, discusses the immense potential for high speed internet to be an engine of development in the region. This is the focus of the forthcoming report, “Broadband Networks in the Middle East and North Africa: Accelerating High-Speed Internet Access.” [youtube […]

Exploring South Africa’s Export Competitiveness



Exploring South Africa’s Export Competitiveness

South Africa has identified the export sector as an engine for higher, more inclusive and job intensive growth. However despite some successes, South Africa will need to greatly improve its export performance to meet these goals. The 5th edition of the South Africa Economic update explores export competitiveness using export data from 20,000 South African […]

Global Economy at Turning Point, Says World Bank



Growth outlook sensitive to US taper in 2014 WASHINGTON, January 14, 2014– The world economy is projected to strengthen this year, with growth picking up in developing countries and high-income economies appearing to be finally turning the corner five years after the global financial crisis, says the World Bank’s newly-released Global Economic Prospects (GEP) report. [youtube url=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5_DeCMIig_M” […]