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U. of Iowa business program to offer ‘executive coaching’

“Soft skills” like communication, problem-solving, group collaboration and team management are becoming increasingly important in the business world, and the University of Iowa is aiming to personalize its approach for teaching them to executives on the job.

UC Berkeley teaches illegal aliens how to ‘fight back’ against ICE

The University of California, Berkeley has a specialized program that safeguards illegal immigrant students and faculty while teaching them how to hide from Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE).

College entrance testers fail to police proctors

The organizations that run the nation’s two major college entrance exams brag about a robust and ever-expanding security system meant to block would-be cheaters: Tightly controlled testing rooms with photos required to get in, strict scripts for test administrators, seating charts and more.

Information technology remains top career draw for graduates, says report

Information technology or IT remains the most popular career option for fresh graduates in China as relatively higher salaries, large number of jobs available and bright prospects in the sector trump the low mood created by recent layoffs, according to an industry report.