“If you want to make a significant change, it’s all or nothing, baby,” was my final thought during a presentation about increasing OER use at a college or university at this years CAMEX college bookstore conference.
When someone holds a strongly-held belief, presenting new facts or information and thinking they will change right away is a fools errand. In the majority of cases, they won’t. So, I take solace in planting seeds.
"I think what's bugging me about this situation is not the situation itself, but the fact that I don't understand why," I said to a friend on the phone tonight. The truth is, although most people don't verbalize it like I did, often, a person is bothered because they don't know why. I've watched countless businesses... Continue Reading →