Asia Pacific Insights

Perspectives and Voices from all over Asia Pacific.

:: Dialogue with a Librarian Series ::

“… learning the art of not giving advice, instead, asking questions” Dipti Vora, Subject Librarian at Unitec Institute of Technology. Her professional interests are health research, Open Education Resources and use of Social Media in research. Librarians are an integral part of campus life, be it online or offline. Their reassuring presence is what anchorContinue reading “:: Dialogue with a Librarian Series ::”

Leadership and Context

Scholars of educational leadership have reached a consensus that principal’s leadership has an indirect effect on student achievement and school improvement. Various factors have been studied but research findings are inconsistent which resulted in a limited understanding of the role of leadership in school outcomes. One factor that deserves special attention is the school contextContinue reading “Leadership and Context”

Creating shareability: It’s about fun, fun, fun.

On social media, creating organic growth in followers is often directly related to how often pictures, videos or other posts get shared. But what creates shareability online?  For (traditional) WOM several research studies have shown that people speak mostly about impressive experiences, often those that are relevant to the other person they are directly speakingContinue reading “Creating shareability: It’s about fun, fun, fun.”

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