Editor’s Note: This article is contributed by Joey Dembs, an Associate Director at Flamingo Shanghai. Flamingo is an insights and strategic consultancy who understand people, culture and brands.

I recently signed up for my first MOOC.

I am taking a class called ‘Designing Cities’. This MOOC or ‘massive open online course’ as they’re commonly referred to, is being offered by the University of Pennsylvania, through the leading US-based MOOC website, Coursera.org.

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