This latest instalment in our occasional “Five for Friday” column gathers some of the more eye-catching and varied items that we’ve been reading lately. We present them here for your end-of-week reading pleasure.
Reimagining the freshman year
Arizona State University and MOOC provider edX are joining forces to offer the first year of a university degree online.
Disconnect in Canadian visa processing
An internal report finds that Canadian immigration officials are having a hard time keeping up with increasing demand for international student visas.
The Google rules of email
The former CEO of Google offers nine field-tested tips to tame your email once and for all.
Getting past calls-to-action online
You might know the path your website visitor should take on your website, but how easy is it for him or her to find information, make a request, or contact you? This post offers some quick reminders and tips on how to guide website visitors throughout each step in the conversion process online.