5 Steps to Your New Job After Graduation, Part 2

Last week we published an article discussing the paths you can take after you’ve earned your diploma. In that piece, we highlighted three different paths: furthering education, joining the workforce, or doing a combination of the two with a blended learning platform like ODEM. We’re passionate about continued education because it gives you the opportunity… read more

Why SAIT’s Registrar Believes Blockchain Technology Supports Education

Earlier this month, at the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology’s (SAIT) convocation ceremony, ODEM made it possible for graduating students have their diplomas also available on the blockchain. It was a first in Canada, and with 4,800 students in the 2019 graduating class, the biggest ever number of students eligible to claim their credentials on… read more

Cryptocurrency Wallets: What You Need to Know

Safety and Security: Your Digital Wallet and the ODEM Platform On our quest to provide lifelong learners with better alternatives to traditional college education, we’ve sought new technological ways of enhancing the educational journey. Blockchain technology is one such alternative. It’s a form of cryptographic software that enables the tamper-proof storage of information such as… read more

SAIT Graduates are First in Canada to Receive Blockchain-Based Certificates

Partnering with ODEM allows graduates to validate their education on the Ethereum blockchain Zug, Switzerland (June 11, 2019) — ODEM, the premier blockchain-based education marketplace, has partnered with the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology (SAIT) to bring digital certificates and diplomas to over 4800 graduating students. The 2019 graduates will receive a cryptographic record of… read more

Improving Education with Digital Trust

3 Ways Blockchain-Based Records Improve the Hiring Process Hiring can be arduous; it’s challenging to find the right candidate who understands your organization’s mission, has the necessary qualifications, and is the right cultural fit. What happens if you find that right person, but then find out that their credentials were misrepresented? It’s a headache employers… read more

The ODEM Marketplace: Defining an Authentic Digital Connection

The ODEM Platform represents a transparent and trusted digital connection for students and educators who use it every day. Through the Marketplace, ODEM helps to make education more affordable, accessible, verifiable, and transferable. ODEM stands for On-Demand Education Marketplace because users can pursue learning experiences at their own pace. Like other digital marketplaces, ODEM connects… read more