Monthly Archives: October 2017

Illinois Community Ambassador Showcase: Mark Benson

Hometown: Waltham, MA. Occupation: Subject Matter Expert/Course Consultant for an innovative learning company located in Waltham. Education: Dual Bachelor of Arts; Master of Liberal Arts; Master of Business Administration. What is your favorite part of being an Ambassador? Course Ambassadors share their passion for learning and promote the benefits of taking online courses with the […]


Five Tips to Improve Political Marketing in the Digital Arena

By Manuel Feldmann, M.A, PR Specialist FJS ; Professor Vishal Sachdev, PhD (Director of the Illinois MakerLab); Natalie Papazian, B.Sc, Shanshan Thompson, M.S. and Mark Benson, MBA Politicians, who run for national office in many political systems around the world have already used digital channels to great effect-building an audience and promoting attributes of their […]


Learner of the Week: Jhossua Childs Quevedo

Meet your classmate Jhossua Childs Quevedo, a digital marketing consultant and a Digital Marketing Specialization Graduate. Meet Jhossua. Where are you from?  I was born in the city of Quito, located in Ecuador. What is a fun fact about you? My father is from England and my mother is from Ecuador, which is why my […]