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Melodena Stephens Balakrishnan
Works at University of Wollongong in Dubai
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As the world recovers from yet another crisis with typhoon Haiyan - we see humans struggle to do good. Don't get me wrong - we all have great intensions but they seem to be spurred by the 4th Estate and the media coverage. As...
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Should Education be for the Market or for the sake of Education? Correct me if I am wrong but education worries me. We seem to churning out stuff that was taught 20 years ago and so as to speak flogging dead horses. If the pu...
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Social Media – Managing your Public Profile We have heard enough about Facebook and privacy settings but a recent run-in with Kevin Pietersen made me think what are we doing about educating employees...
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As the world recovers from yet another crisis with typhoon Haiyan - we see humans struggle to do good. Don't get me wrong - we all have great intensions but they seem to be spurred by the 4th Estate and the media coverage. As...
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What is the purpose of an education? I have always loved asking provoking questions in class. I remember last year asking all my classes, “How many of you would like to be farmers?” In a class of 120 ...
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What is the purpose of an education? I have always loved asking provoking questions in class. I remember last year asking all my classes, “How many of you would like to be farmers?” In a class of 120 ...
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Social Media: Managing your Public Profile
Social Media – Managing your Public Profile We have heard enough about Facebook and privacy settings but a recent run-in with Kevin Pietersen made me think what are we doing about educating employees...
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Associate Professor (UOWD); Founder and President (Academy of International Business - MENA); Marketing Strategist (@melodena)
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  • University of Wollongong in Dubai
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Dubai
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Houston, Maryland, Taipei, Mumbai, Chennai