PC to Phone Calling: Benefits for Telecommuniting in the Education Sector

Online learning and distance learning are becoming more and more prevalent in the United States.. Some schools are dedicated to distance learning specifically, and many traditional schools offer some or all of their courses online. Technologies like PC to Phone Calling make this process easier.  In 2011, the Pew Research Center reported that more than 75% of the nation’s colleges now offer online classes, and 51% of college presidents say these classes offer the same value as face-to-face … [Read more...]

8 Tips for Picking the Perfect Vanity Number

According to The Associated Press, the average consumer attention span fell in 2012 to a groundbreaking low of eight seconds, challenging business owners to capture the interest of potential customers with an almost-impossible twenty word limit. Of those twenty words, most Americans will actively listen to seven.  With such a small window through which to deliver information, the modern entrepreneur must focus on conveying the following information: What is it? Why do you (the consumer) want … [Read more...]

Measures of Student Retention: Using a Virtual Line

The Problem Although high school dropout rates have decreased over the last decade, the chances of a dropout earning a living wage are decreasing even more rapidly.  Additionally, this social epidemic has shown to perpetuate poverty, not just for the individual, but for families and communities as a whole.  There is a heavy burden on the school systems to try and rectify these unfortunate statistics, and by and large, the educational sector is stepping up to the plate. A proposed plan by the … [Read more...]