LinkedIn University Rankings helps career movement

LinkedIn University Rankings helps career movement

LinkedIn has created a brand new tool called ‘LinkedIn University Rankings - Based on career outcomes’ and this is all based on the careers of over 300 million professionals. The new tool allows users to see the top-ranked universities for each field in Canada, United States and United Kingdom. … [Read more...]

Beat Rising Tuition Fees With Groupon’s New Discount: 60% Off Uni!

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Groupon is a handy service to use if you are looking for discounts on restaurants and day trips, but what if you are looking to save on some of the more expensive things? One of the most expensive things today is University education, so Groupon for the first time has partnered with an institution … [Read more...]

Foursquare Update: Now Live At All College & Universities

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Foursquare is one of the fastest growing social media sites in this day and age, we have seen Facebook trying to cut in on its success by launching their own geo-location section however Foursquare are the guru’s in this market … [Read more...]

Students Also Using Twitter To Vent Fury At The Government

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With the government's decision yesterday to allow universities across the UK to triple tuition fees, students from all areas took to London to protest and riot. Affected graduate hopefuls everywhere have also used social networks to make their feelings heard with Twitter especially becoming busy … [Read more...]

SCVNGR Announces New University Program To Help Students

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We reported recently of location-based app “Foursquare” introducing a new program for university students. It is hoped that this new idea will bring student friendships closer together, the opportunity to earn school themed badges, the finding out of activities around the campus and classes. It … [Read more...]

Report: 1 In 5 University Students Use Hacking

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Online social networking sites such as Facebook, Twitter, MySpace and YouTube are all increasing in user numbers by the day, and competition is rife as to who will take the top spot. The sites act as a tool for people to connect to one another and to find out the latest news from around the world. … [Read more...]

University bans social media – for one week only

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How many of us use social media every day of our lives without even thinking about it? We just take it for granted as though it’s always been there and spend our days on Facebook, Twitter and other sites as though they will always be there. Just recently we told of a new Facebook initiative, the … [Read more...]

Universities on Facebook Page: Connect and communicate

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It’s that time of year again, when millions of students head back to the classroom and there’s news today that Facebook has built a Page full of resources and useful information for students, both starting and returning, to college and university. The use of social media for university and … [Read more...]

Social Media Growth Forces B-schools to Add Courses

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In today’s modern world anything that can get you a step above your competition is vital. With the advent of social networks such as Facebook and Twitter comes a new revenue source, a different way to do business and make money. … [Read more...]