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IBM robot to learn role of educator - Arkansas Online

IBM robot to learn role of educatorArkansas OnlineThe world's largest education company is leveraging IBM's Watson platform as it tries to take college tutoring from campus libraries to the virtual world. Pearson PLC is partnering with Armonk, N.Y.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsNov 2nd, 2016

Twitter"s COO Departure A "Significant Operational Challenge"

Anthony Noto, considered perhaps to be Twitter Inc (NYSE: TWTR)'s most visible executive aside from CEO and co-founder Jack Dorsey, quit his post as COO of the social media company to accept the role of CEO of Soci Latest Ratin.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJan 24th, 2018

Lyft is adding a benefit offered by Chipotle and Taco Bell to give its drivers discounts on classes

AP/Brennan Linsley Lyft is adding Guild Education as a benefit to its drivers in the US, the company announced Monday. Drivers have access to a free education mentor, and can access online classes from a variety of universities and scho.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 11th, 2017

Walmart changes name, dropping 'stores' and hyphen, as it underscores online image

The company, which is also dropping the hyphen from its legal name, is underscoring its role as an e-retailer as well as well as a p.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayDec 6th, 2017

UpGrad plans ₹200-cr expansion

Online education company UpGrad on Monday announced a collaboration with the executive education division of Cambridge Judge Business School, and has earmarked ₹200 crore, for its international expan........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineOct 30th, 2017

Airbnb’s China Chief Resigns After Four Months on the Job

Ge previously worked for Google and Facebook. The head of Airbnb’s China business has resigned four months after taking the role, the company confirmed on Tuesday, the latest lea.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 24th, 2017

Amity, Apollo-owned co to offer online MBA course in healthcare management

BS ReporterHyderabad, 18 August: Medvarsity Online Limited, an on-line medical education company founded by Apollo Hospitals Group, has partnered with Amity University to launch a new programme, Master of Business Administration(MB.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardAug 18th, 2017

North Carolina exec to become CEO of Orlando company

John Comly, president of Red Ventures’ insurance business, is leaving Charlotte, N.C., to become CEO of American Safety Council, an Orlando-based company that offers online training and education programs. American Safety Council, located at 225 E.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 14th, 2017

Camber Energy CEO resigns amid major changes

Another top executive has left Camber Energy Inc. (NYSE MKT: CEI) amid the company’s efforts to cut costs and move its headquarters from Houston to San Antonio. Anthony Schnur resigned from his role as CEO and as a member of the board, the company an.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 5th, 2017

Capella Education FlexPath Strong, Doctoral Enrollment Down

On May 19, we issued an updated research report on Capella Education Company (CPLA) ??? an online post-secondary education service provider in the U.S., primarily focused on working adults. On May 19, we issued an updated research report o.....»»

Category: topSource: zacksMay 19th, 2017

2U, Inc. Makes an Acquisition, Delivers Another Beat and Raise

With more domestic graduate programs in the black, the online education company is accelerating new launches......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 6th, 2017

Udacity Self-Driving Taxi Spinoff Takes Aim at Uber

The new company will retrofit existing vehicles. Silicon Valley online education start-up Udacity is spinning out its school for driverles.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneApr 6th, 2017

Airbnb CEO offers property hosts bigger role in company

Airbnb, the leading online marketplace for short-term lodging, on Tuesday invited some of the o.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 7th, 2017

Airbnb CEO Offers Property Hosts Bigger Role in Company

Airbnb, the leading online marketplace for short-term lodging, on Tuesday invited some of t.....»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 7th, 2017

Carlos Ghosn Resigns as Nissan CEO

Nissan Motor Chief Executive Carlos Ghosn will step down from that role in April and will be replaced by Hiroto Saikawa, his recently appointed co-CEO, the company said......»»

Category: topSource: wsjFeb 22nd, 2017

Sean Rad steps down from Tinder CEO role, and launches "Swipe Ventures" (MTCH)

biSean Rad, the colorful and controversial CEO of online dating app Tinder, is stepping down ... again. It's the second time Rad has stepped down from the top job at the company he cofounded four years ago, but he's not going away.  The Tinder C.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 8th, 2016

mySidewalk CEO resigns; COO steps into role

Nick Bowden has resigned as CEO of mySidewalk, and COO Stephen Hardy will succeed him as leader of the data analysis company. Bowden, a co-founder of the firm, will remain a board member. Hardy will assume the CEO title, and the company will work without.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 28th, 2016

Udacity Creates Another Way For Its Graduates to Earn Cash

The online education service has created a consulting business to help clients with tech projects. Online learning company Udacity tries to ensure that graduates of its technical degree programs like Android engineering get jobs when they complete th.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 17th, 2016

"Prince" of Baidu, tipped for top role, resigns after probe: sources

By Catherine Cadell BEIJING (Reuters) - A top Baidu Inc executive, widely seen as a potential successor to chief executive Robin Li, has resigned after an internal company probe found conflicts of interest involving another firm acquired by the Chinese se.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooNov 7th, 2016

Groupon co-founder takes on major Chicago theatre role

Eric Lefkofsky is moving up in Chicago's theater world. The co-founder of Chicago-based online deals company Groupon (NASDAQ: GRPN) and a co-founder and managing director of Lightbank, a venture fund focused on disruptive technologies, has been named cha.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 20th, 2016