Archive for the ‘Interviews’ Category

  • Closing the Skills Gap: How Educators and Employers Can Work Together

    The skills gap—the difference between what students are taught in school and college and what employers are actually looking for when hiring recent graduates—is constantly growing. The National Federation of Independent Business found that 45 percent of small businesses in the U.S. were unable to find qualified applicants to fill job openings as of the… Read More

  • Reflections on an era of change

    July 21st, 2011 No Comments Interviews

    We are living in a time of transformation across a whole range of experiences, including communication, and this is directly impacting on the delivery of education services. The organisation that is currently called ‘Cengage Education’ has witnessed many eras of change over the past century of its operation and it is pertinent to hear some… Read More

  • Tony Bosworth

    June 28th, 2011 No Comments Interviews

    Writing is a skill that has to be learned. Tony Bosworth, a senior trainer with the Australian College of Journalism (ACJ), a division of Cengage Education, points out that his ability as a writer and teacher is based on 35 years’ experience. “I have been learning throughout my professional career and still regard every day… Read More

  • Diana Penson

    May 13th, 2011 No Comments Interviews

    Early childhood education is not just a career choice for Diana Penson – it’s a vocation. She has studied, worked and taught in this field for more than 40 years. Diana has been a trainer and workplace assessor for the past seven years with Cengage Education for our Certificate III and Diploma courses in Children’s… Read More

  • Damian Bridge

    April 13th, 2011 No Comments Interviews

      Damian Bridge, who has spent his working life in high level roles in the financial world, as well as having extensive teaching experience, knows what he is talking about when he says: “One of the most valuable resources available to our students is the opportunity to seek the advice of a professional in the… Read More