EduLinks – Random Links of Note

Mango Languages [These are proper full language learning courses for you.  It’s in Beta testing and is free.  The languages you can start learning are Spanish, Russian, French, Italian, Mandarin Chinese, German, Japanese, Brazilian Portuguese, Greek, English for Spanish speakers, and English for Polish speakers.  Go and learn a new language.  Expand that brain even more!]

Pick the Brain – Do You Have the Characteristics of an Effective Leader? [While some people have commented on the choice of photo, you only need concentrate on the article for its goodness.  For the sake of this blog, it works quite well if you read it as about learning the characteristics of an effective uni student too.]

Lifehack – 10 Deep: Presentations by Lifehack.org [Presentations are a common part of many a degree subject.  You’ll no doubt have at least a couple of presentations during your time, if not several per week!  Here is a fantastic resource of hints and tips to get your presentations in good shape.]

Daily Mail – People who ‘um’ and ‘ah’ are more memorable than clear speakers [Now there’s something you won’t be learning when you read about good presentations…]

Business 2.0 Magazine – The Facebook Economy [Lengthy, but informative article.  Among many things I didn’t know…Apps currently generate less than $1 for every 1000 pageviews.  So there.]