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Five Keys to Successful Personal Branding With Social Media

99620-20131028 With society increasingly becoming a knowledge-based economy, personal branding is more common today than ever before. Individuals representing a wide diversity of professions engage in personal branding as a necessary means of getting their name before the public—in most cases a very specific, targeted public, audience. Read More

Social Media (Networking) Activity and Enhancing Learning (Part 4)

Social Media Wordle (c) Dr. John Weidert | learning education college students networking blogs blogging wiki video interactivity YouTube Twitter LinkedIn Facebook Instagram Tubulr Having surveyed theories of social media activity applications in the learning environment, it would be helpful to conclude by offering some practical implementation tips rooted in the literature.Read More

Professional certification and Institutional accreditation: Accountability you can trust

accreditation More than ever before in our history, we are working within a global, knowledge-based economy. Years ago when you needed something done beyond your expertise, you would have just dealt with someone within your little domain of colleagues, associates, and friends. You dealt with your need in a very “local context.” Right? But in a global, knowledge-based society with professional and social networks within worldwide networks, your ability to leverage talent and skills in a “global context” is limitless.Read More