I am a heavy consumer of podcasts. Books plus podcasts is a beautiful combo of knowledge acquisition. Dilantha invited me to be on his podcast. We knew each other from the days of Refresh Colombo and kept in touch on twitter when he moved to Australia. A twitter DM lead to a whatsapp chat and… Continue reading First Podcast episode
Career is defined as a series of upward moves with steadily increasing income, power, status and security.Perks, corner office, company maintained vehicle, insurance and pension were the things people looked up to.Not that they will lose their attraction in our minds, but both employers and employees had to make lot of adjustments.And it will never… Continue reading Careers are dead. What to do?
It's happening all around us. Jobs are vanishing. Yet many jobs are created fresh in new areas we have not heard before. Advancing yourself with in an organisation as a ladder is not sustainable. Not desirable by employees as well. Skills will not make you safe. 1) Mindset The correct mindset will supersede your existing… Continue reading 3 shifts to future proof yourself
The best thing I saw on internet about online learning is, "Knowledge is FREE, But you have to PAY attention to get it". Your attention is the most precious asset. Not the money you have now. The things and people you PAY attention today, will define your outcome in future. Yet attention is what most… Continue reading How to learn from the best in the world for free?
They are really interactive: videos, online quiz, QnA sessions and online community makes it more intense than traditional classes or just reading a book or an article. You can learn from world authorities of that domain. You can learn at your own pace, at the time you want, from anyplace in the world. All you… Continue reading 5 reasons you’d love doing online courses.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tCUe3uC2958 elearning.lk got me to chat about how I do online learning. This video covers basic information that would help you to start your online learning. The chat is in Sinhala. We did this to encourage Sri Lankans to get on to online learning. I also mention about how to get all the great content… Continue reading How I got started in online learning.
Yesterday I completed Digital Transformation, my 9th course online. It is on LinkedIn Learning. It is an amazing journey. With in last few months I was able to get tutored by world class experts with in my own terms. That is, whenever I had free time, from the comfort of my home, at an insanely… Continue reading Update: I completed 9 online courses.