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Teaching entrepreneurship with Google Cloud during COVID-19

These Texas students launched businesses amid the pandemic. See how they did it.

How esports can help students grow

A student gamer loses sight of his academic discipline and focus -- esports helps bring him back.

Why return to normal? How to capitalize on lessons learned

Not all change is good, but the changes we make now should be examined so that the "new normal" is truly a new beginning.

8 ways to make vocabulary instruction more effective

Dread teaching vocabulary? Here’s how to escape the mundane and make it engaging.

What the coronavirus is revealing to parents about edtech

Parents are more invested than ever in what their children are learning out of pure necessity. So, how can edtech providers make the most of this moment in time to improve their own offerings? 

Nonalcoholic drink trend shows no sign of slowing down

How are consumers enjoying mocktails and other alcohol-free beverages while many bars and restaurants are closed?

Q&A: eBay Advertising exec on real intent, cookies and new tech
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In this interview, eBay exec Scott Kelliher sits down to talk about the importance of first-party data, defining true intent, the challenges of audience targeting, a cookie-less future and where eBay Advertising's new technology fits in.

How to get students interested in coding

You don’t need a computer science degree to get your students onboard with coding and STEM. Here are five steps to success that all teachers can use.

Stock Trading App Industry Overview: Trading Goes Virtual

Stock trading apps are disrupting the financial industry. Here’s what you need to know about the most popular investment apps, and why they matter.

5 skills for virtual leadership that inspires

The goal hasn't changed with remote work and remote meetings -- leaders need to inspire people to be purposeful, positive and productive. Here's advice on how to do that.

What is the biggest impediment to you making a big change in the way you work?

The most recent SmartBrief on Leadership poll question: What is the biggest impediment to you making a big change in the way you work?

Managing the aftermath: How diverse employees experience the pandemic

Not everyone is experiencing the coronavirus pandemic equally, and those differences will persist when workplaces reopen.

Marketing agencies: How to get to the other side of crisis

Leighton Interactive’s Clare Richards shares three tips on how marketing communications agencies can pivot their clients’ and their own marketing strategies during the coronavirus pandemic.

Top 10: The reopening of restaurants, new grocery shopping trends here to stay

New developments related to the pandemic, as well as a look at the industry post-pandemic were widely read this week.

Helping financial services firms better control risks from remote working

With more people working remotely, financial firms need to improve their risk management and cybersecurity efforts