Monthly Archives: December 2015

Thanks, website visitors!

I would like to thank the 25,504 unique visitors who counted for a total of 941,854 hits to this website in 2015. 

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Improving presentation skills of students in Higher Education – research published

Recently published online: Ginkel, S. van, J. Gulikers, H.J.A. Biemans, M. Mulder (2015). The impact of the feedback source on developing oral presentation competence. Studies in Higher Education. DOI:10.1080/03075079.2015.1117064; http://www.tandfonline.com/eprint/sK7GCUeATDnwARenHDmR/full

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Beyond unreasonable doubt – learning for socio-ecological sustainability in the anthropocene

On December 17, 2015, Arjen Wals gave his second inaugural address on the occasion of his appointment as Personal Professor on Transformative Learning for Socio-Ecological Sustainability, entitled ‘Beyond unreasonable doubt – learning for socio-ecological sustainability in the anthropocene’, at Wageningen University.

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Core entrepreneurial competencies: ‘Analysing’, ‘pursuing’, and ‘networking’

There has been much research on planned behaviour (Ajzen) and personal traits (like the Big Five) in an attempt to predict performance and success. More recent research intends to take competence as a starting point for predicting performance and success (such … Continue reading

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