In APAC CIO Outlook magazine's January 2017 Special Edition on Media & Entertainment, APAC Managing Director Nick Stanley shares his thoughts on "The Virtual Training Room of the 21st Century".
In the article he explores the challenges many APAC schools and universities are facing, due to the impact of Facebook, and how these can be overcome to optimise the positive educational opportunities social media can offer learners.
"Debates and usage bans on social media aside; research has found that people are already turning to networks as an extension to structured learning. In fact, figures from the education sector indicate that 59 percent of students already use social media to discuss education topics online, while 50 percent of those who talk about education topics online talk specifically about school work. No doubt, the same applies for corporate learning..."
Nick Stanley, Managing Director, Tribal Group APAC