By Amber Lovell

Steps to self-directed study success!

January 20, 2022

As a student, you very quickly become aware of the level of effort you need to put in to meet the minimum requirements for passing your course, but is that enough? Sadly, not. Faster than you could possibly imagine, your studies will be over, and you’ll be competing with hundreds of thousands of other graduates for post-graduate placements, schemes and jobs.

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By Amber Lovell

Three goals to help you win this year

January 5, 2022

For many, it’s the first week back at work after a well-deserved rest over the festive period. Before you get too comfortable and back into the swing of things, let’s take a moment and set some goals for the year ahead.  We won’t call it a New Year’s resolution because statistically 64% of people abandon their resolutions within

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Kortext Reading review
By Amber Lovell

2021 – The Kortext Reading Review

December 15, 2021

Have you ever wondered what media Dave, the peculiar person you follow on Instagram, has consumed the most this year? No, we haven’t either, yet we indulge in finding out about their media consumption habits because human curiosity gets the best of us.  We were curious to see what titles Kortext users had binge-read the most this year and

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By Amber Lovell

Kortext Winter Webinar 2021

December 14, 2021

In the final weeks of what has been a whirlwind of a year, we’re looking ahead to 2022 and what the next semester holds for higher education.  Last week, we held Kortext’s final webinar of 2021 based on a recent open letter to the Publishers Association.  The letter which called on SCONUL, Jisc and other concerned organisations for substantial and meaningful change to the eBook and eTextbook market formed the basis for the topics

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By Amber Lovell

Facilitating flexible learning in the Philippines 

December 13, 2021

Kortext has forged an exciting relationship with the Philippines to help the country in its mission to transform higher education and make flexible learning possible for all its students.   Working with C&E Adaptive Learning Solutions (C&E ALS), who are themselves in partnership with the Philippine Association of Colleges and Universities Commission on Accreditation, provides an opportunity for higher education

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By Amber Lovell

We’re back on campus!

December 9, 2021

As students around the world have been making the move back to campuses in their thousands, Kortext staff have slowly been doing the same. Hussein Elkady, Kortext’s Business Development Director for EMEA conducted his first on-campus visit since the pandemic took hold last month.  Beginning his string of Kortext workshops, Hussein started by visiting the Arab Academy for Science, Technology and Maritime Transport, attending the Abu Qir

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