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About this site.

Post 1,000

Today’s post is number 1,000. That’s one thousand individual blog posts over the past seven+ years. What does this milestone number mean? We can look at it through stats. One thousand posts consist of 620,334 words, according to the WP Word … Continue reading

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Launching a new site: the Future of Education Observatory

I’d like to announce a new web site, the Future of Education Observatory ( It organizes all of my future of education work into one spot.  The FTTE report, the Future Trends Forum, the book club, my published writing, support, and … Continue reading

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The institutions and organizations I've been consulting with

In 2013 I launched a business, Bryan Alexander Consulting (BAC).  Since then I have worked with nearly one hundred organizations, helping them with a variety of various services. In 2013 I set up a basic web presence for BAC.  I … Continue reading

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Station identification: Bryan Alexander

Time for a little station identification. My name is Bryan Alexander, and I’m a futurist specializing in education. To that end I write books and articles, publish a monthly trends analysis report, conduct a weekly open videoconference discussion, host an … Continue reading

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In Inside Higher Ed, a profile and some dangerous ideas

Joshua Kim just published an article in Inside Higher Ed.  Which isn’t newsworthy in itself, because that one-man writing machine writes *daily* Technology and Educations columns there, and has done so for years.  Which is impressive! This new one is … Continue reading

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Future Trends, filthy lucre, and a sustainability experiment

Today I’m launching a sustainability experiment with the Future Trends in Technology and Education report. Several months ago I surveyed FTTE readers on a number of issues, including how best to sustain the report.  It takes me a number of … Continue reading

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With the social networks

One hour, many networks: I seeded yesterday’s declaration across my footholds in social media.  Updates to Twitter, Facebook, Google+, LinkedIn, and pointed to that blog post.  I also used the old-fashioned email network to share the news. And the response … Continue reading

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Professional development on MOOCs with Bryan

This summer I’m offering another instance of my NITLE Shared Practice Leadership Program on MOOCs, Online Learning, and Campus Strategy. It’s an online program for a small group (fewer than twelve) of people working in higher education.  The topic is how … Continue reading

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Up in the edublogosphere

Thank you to EdTech, which just named this site as one of the year’s 50 Must-Read Higher Education Technology Blogs.  It’s excellent to be in such fine company, especially since this blog is so young.

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Services available

Just added: a page on the professional services I provide. This includes information about speaking, consulting, facilitation, and more.

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