What is there to learn in the face of Generative AI?

Die Frage treibt viele um in diesen Zeiten: Wie sinnvoll ist ChatGPT und welche Kompetenz(en) benötigen Menschen zukünftig, um nicht hinter der künstlichen Intelligenz zurückzufallen?  Auch die Bildungsinstitutionen scheinen massiv verunsichert zu sein, inwiefern ihre bisherige Bildungspraxis noch zeitgemäß erfolgt, jetzt, da das Offensichtliche auf der Hand liegt: Die Maschinen können über Wahrscheinlichkeiten der Generative AI die […]

Professional qualifications – how much of them do you really need?

The Institute of Psychology at Humboldt University in Berlin ran its algorithms over 860,000 online job ads in the construction and catering industries on behalf of the Bertelsmann Foundation. THE CENTRAL RESULT Specific occupational fields would hardly be in demand here anymore. Rather, “unskilled” workers must also demonstrate certain “competencies.” The difference between “skilled workers” […]

[The NeWoS] The difference between IT and digital competence

Excerpts from the June NeWoS The other day I visited the knowledge forum” Region gestalten – Leben, Arbeiten, Mitgestalten in ländlichen Räumen“. In the context of the conference program, various studies were briefly presented, which mainly dealt with the comparability of the different rural regions in Germany. One of these studies triggered me because it […]

AnjaTime #027: Culture as the software of the mind

My FLOWSHOWER book reissued – available as an e-book and now also in print. Here now is a summary of Chapter 4. AnjaTime in audio Your options Listen to it on iTunes. Stream the episode by clicking here. Download the audio file by right-clicking here and then selecting “Save Link As”. AnjaTime in color More […]

AnjaTime #026: Ways to your flow?!

My FLOWSHOWER book reissued – available as an e-book and now also in print. Here now is a summary of Chapter 4. AnjaTime in audio Your options Listen to it on iTunes. Stream the episode by clicking here. Download the audio file by right-clicking here and then selecting “Save Link As”. AnjaTime in color More […]

AnjaTime #024: How do we fight digital divides?

My FLOWSHOWER book reissued – available as an e-book and soon in print. Here now is a summary of Chapter 1. AnjaTime in audio Your options Listen to it on iTunes. Stream the episode by clicking here. Download the audio file by right-clicking here and then selecting “Save Link As”. AnjaTime in color More info […]

Quo vadis: The future of universities?!

Copy from the former FLOWCAMPUS blog, now dormant … In March 2018, a conference was held by the FernUniversität Hagen in Berlin to discuss the future of universities. At the beginning there were some short impulse presentations, which can be viewed in full here. Anja brought her point about the contextual framework in which higher […]