OPENSCIENCE: OPEN TO WHO, OPENED BY WHO?

(Source: Openaccessbutton.org) The 2nd UN Openscience Conference which took place from 21st to 23rd July 2021 has ended after a very engaging,  resourceful and enlightening talks. On the second day of the Conference, I reflected on some issues titled Publishing my PhD work would cost jaw-dropping £11,832 in Open Access . At the end of … Continue reading OPENSCIENCE: OPEN TO WHO, OPENED BY WHO?

PUBLISHING MY PHD WORK WOULD COST JAW-DROPPING £11,832 IN OPEN ACCESS

By Chukwuma Ogbonnaya I am happy to be attending the 2nd UN Open Science Conference through the invitation of SPARC. I am an Open Access Advocate after attending Opencon2018 at Toronto, Canada. I was enthused to participate and I learned many things as you can see in my reflections ( A new world of possibilities- … Continue reading PUBLISHING MY PHD WORK WOULD COST JAW-DROPPING £11,832 IN OPEN ACCESS

I BLOG AS A REFLECTIVE PRACTICE

If you are talented, creative or you think that you have special gifts, or unbelievable visions about yourself, career, business, community or nation, do this today. Get a book, pen and start writing, drawing and sketching the world you envision as it evolves. I started The Questelligence blog as a reflective practice, it has proven … Continue reading I BLOG AS A REFLECTIVE PRACTICE

SYSTEMATIC THINKING AND COGNITIVE COSTS

I am a STEM Ambassador with the Transpenine Group England and I enjoy teaching students Maths and Sciences. In particular, I appreciate an opportunity given to me by The Brilliant Club UK during my PhD to participate in their Scholars Programme and The Brilliant Tutoring Programme. By the way, I strongly recommend The Brilliant Club … Continue reading SYSTEMATIC THINKING AND COGNITIVE COSTS

My first academic disappointment and how it can be useful to you

(Exclusively for subscribers. Only those who follow this blog will receive this post) One thing I know that I know is that I love learning. When I want to learn, I go all out to learn as much as I can learn. However, my first academic disappointment  came the day I understood that there are … Continue reading My first academic disappointment and how it can be useful to you

The Notion of Time and the Fluidity of the Mind.

by Destiny Chukwuma Ogbonnaya In this contribution, I will attempt to explore how many people may have constructed or construed the concept of time that may be a limiting factor in many areas of their life. In particular, I will focus on the attributes of time including relativity, consumability, inelasticity, measurability, equitability, tradability, eternity, intelligibility … Continue reading The Notion of Time and the Fluidity of the Mind.

THE LAW OF ATTRACTION VERSUS THE LAW OF RECOGNITION

by Destiny Chukwuma Ogbonnaya In 2016, I visited my uncle whom I like discussing ideas with. He told me what he thought about recent books he read. He told me about the "Billionaire next door" and "The law of attraction". Coincidentally, I had bought a book titled "The secret" that focussed on the law of … Continue reading THE LAW OF ATTRACTION VERSUS THE LAW OF RECOGNITION

NATURAL MAN VS SPIRITUAL MAN.

The NATURAL man RECEIVETH not THINGS of the spirit of God: for THEY ARE foolishness unto him: neither can he KNOW them, because they are SPIRITUALLY DISCERNED. 1 Cor 2:14. TEXTUAL ANALYSIS NATURAL: This suggests that there is another kind of man which undoubtably is the spiritual man(NM). Substituting spiritual man(SM) for natural man, 1 … Continue reading NATURAL MAN VS SPIRITUAL MAN.

NATIONAL ID CARD VALIDATION AND POOR INTELLECTUAL CONTENTS IN CREATING PROCESSES AND SYSTEMS IN NIGERIA

First, I loud the current intention of the Nigerian government to develop a robust and unified identification system for the citizens. The Nigerian factor as it well would never go away anytime we want to do something of significance. Why?! There is a bad practice in public administration and management in Nigeria that will continue … Continue reading NATIONAL ID CARD VALIDATION AND POOR INTELLECTUAL CONTENTS IN CREATING PROCESSES AND SYSTEMS IN NIGERIA