Sleep is an important element to our overall wellness. When we aren’t getting enough sleep, our health can suffer. However, you aren’t alone if you have trouble getting a full night’s sleep. According to Alex Adams, a Concordia University, St. Paul instructor within the Bachelor of Science in Pulmonary Science program, 30 to 48 percent of adults reportedly had symptoms of insomnia sometime in their life, with insomnia symptoms and daytime sleepiness currently present in 10 to 15 percent of the population.… Read More
Mobile Marketing is Picking Up Steam in the Sports World
Fans no longer have to sit on the sidelines rooting for their favorite team; they can get into the game with the latest fan engagement trends in mobile marketing. Interconnectivity at the game is easier than ever, as nearly everyone in the stands is now armed with a smartphone or tablet syncing them up to all of the action.… Read More
Human Resource Focuses on Maximizing the Benefits of Technology in the Workplace and Avoiding Tech Abuse
Technology is changing how businesses operate and employees work. And, in many cases, it is improving business.
“Technology can increase worker productivity, reduce operational costs and enable an organization to focus on its strategic initiatives rather than transactional activities,” said Julie Tschida, MA, SPHR, adjunct faculty and interim chair of the human resources management program of the College of Business & Organizational Leadership at Concordia University St.… Read More
The Cyber Criminal and Criminal Justice
The 21st century Tech Age has given rise to a new breed of criminal: the cybercriminal. Armed with a one-click connection to numerous networks, accounts and sites, and hidden by cyberspace’s cloak of anonymity, cybercriminals have wreaked havoc on industries and economies around the world.… Read More
Hottest Apps Turn Cellphones Into All-In-One Gadgets
The smart phone has become a staple of cool for a new generation of tech users. And, for those extra-cool kids, the newest apps are akin to status symbols. So whether you are part of the scene or just enjoy having the latest technology at your fingertips, discovering the latest (and hippest) apps is easy with this guide.… Read More
Hotel chains around the world are turning to modern technology to create the ultimate stay for guests. From wireless check-ins to in-room technology, travel is being enhanced through a high-tech hotel experience.
Hotels have migrated toward implementing expedited booking and check-in processes through high-tech computer software that allows front desk staff to quickly check room availabilities and confirm reservations with just one click.… Read More
Society has become increasingly dependent on technology in order to operate smoothly and effectively. Most sectors of today’s economy utilize technology to maximize efficiency, including business, health care and education. In fact, with the introduction of technology in the classroom, education is witnessing a shift in pedagogy methods towards innovative learning techniques by means of technological advances.… Read More
Educational technology for the 21st century provides leaders an ability to implement the right kinds of technology into the education system. Online learning, classrooms, or other teaching communities can all benefit greatly with the latest trends in this regard. For students that are interested in earning educational technology degrees, there are institutions that offer either traditional or online methods based on whatever the prospective student would like to choose.… Read More
The rise of educational technology has transformed the look of the modern school. Where the educational process was once primarily focused on listening to a single instructor and passively absorbing his knowledge, information technology now makes it possible to effectively teach even large numbers of students on an individual basis.… Read More
Reports of increased motivation, participation and achievement. Technology continues to play an increasingly critical role in the workplace, marketplace and even local school systems. With the integration of technology in the class, students have displayed increased motivation, participation and achievement.… Read More