Exploring how social media can be used strategically for creating a positive online identity for networking and employability. In particular... - How to manage a Public Facebook Profile - How to use LinkedIn most effectively, including what to include in your LinkedIn Profile
Pinterest - great for using as a portfolio, creating your own 'secret pin boards' and displaying in your blog's sidebar ...but use publicly with care!
Exploring how social media can be used strategically for networking and marketing. In particular... - How to manage a Public Facebook Profile - How to use LinkedIn most effectively, including what to include in your LinkedIn Profile
I've spent the day investigating 'Pinterest' - a virtual pinboard that "lets you organize and share all the beautiful things you find on the web". I was a bit worried about how this would fit with the other 'collating' services I use - Google Reader, Google+ and Diigo, but Pinterest only collects images and videos,... Continue Reading →
Those of you who receive emails from me may have noticed the addition of CMALT in my signature. Just before Christmas I became a Certified Member of the Association for Learning Technology. This involved submitting a reflective portfolio evidencing skills around operational issues; teaching, learning and assessment; engaging with legislation, policies and standards; communication and... Continue Reading →
This presentation is designed to introduce First Year students to using the web for social and professional networking. Like 'ME Time', it advises students about e-safety and reminds them to pay attention to their privacy settings on Facebook. It also contains guidance about how to behave on the web as well as the benefits of... Continue Reading →
Introducing Graduates to how social media can be used for academic and employability purposes, as well as for social stuff...
The potential consequences of using Facebook and not managing your privacy settings - the movie!
A cautionary tale about some of the potential pitfalls of using Facebook (or similar) if you don't manage your privacy settings! Created via toonlet.com ...and yes, it is Nick Cave!