Research in Science & Technology

The academic year is almost over, this article is a reminder to parents, schools, governments and all of us.Many advances in various scientific fields have taken place, to mention but a few the biosensors, the freezing of embryos, Kyoto…

The job market and things to come

Many students ask me about the job market, and what are the jobs that are there, so we take the degree that is needed for that job.  Tough question of course and wrongly asked.Many students choose a course on the basis of peer pressure,…

Accrediting universities and programmes

Accrediting universities and programmes is a hell of a job, ask me, I have worked in this field for a while and saw first-hand what the proposers of new universities or new programmes at an already established university go through in order…

How artistic are you?

I have always put the artists on a higher pedestal than us, enjoyed their paintings, sculptures and even their absurd installations, videos and the shapes that they do to make us understand the world, or at least see it from their perspective…

Entrepreneurs have to be ready (Unbound, Bahrain Blog)

I was lucky to attend Unbound Bahrain and Bahrain startups conference and meet so many entrepreneurs and startups and most importantly people willing to invest in your business.  The panels were fantastic, and everyone spoke from the heart. …

The Good Doctor & Virtual Reality

Are you currently watching The Good Doctor? It’s about a group of doctors that work in a very futuristic hospital, one of them is a young autistic doctor who is a phenomenon. In episode 9 they are trying to operate on a child who has heart…

Feeling Homesick?

Most of us were students before, some of us still are. If you reflect on that period of your life you may find that a lot of your time was wasted due to lack of focus and procrastination.  We leave the essays for the day before it’s supposed…

Arabic University Ranking

I have been working in the field of education since 2003, and before that, people would enquire with me about universities because I have been an international student almost all my life; the same comments arise, is it a ranked university? Is…

Joining clubs and/or societies while studying

I believe that every human being on the face of the earth has something to offer the community and the general public.  One can be artistic, humorous, a good debater, wrestler, footballer, designer, philosopher, poet, writer, artist, or just…

Differences between Coaching, Mentoring, Counselling and Psychology

In various stages of our lives, we need to have so sort of discussions with people that are in fields of counselling, psychology, mentoring or coaching, we also need friends, mothers, fathers, brothers and sisters, grandfathers, grandmothers…