Recent Naval tragedies

In the wake of several recent naval tragedies involving collisions with U.S. warships, there has been considerable soul-searching as to the cause. In the past year alone, there have been four serious accidents involving U.S. naval ships (see the NY Times article for details). The Navy has ordered a comprehensive review of its training procedures.… Read More »


Another Video Conferencing Case Study

If online learning is ever going to supplant live teacher-student conversation, its best implementation is likely to build on video conferencing technology. In my last post, I reported on one video conferencing case study, an entrepreneur’s experience (I called him ‘K’) in using video conferencing as part of the integration of his start-up into a… Read More »