Using Technology

eXtension Presentation: Using Lanyrd for National eXtension Conference #nexconf

A couple of days ago, I attended a great presentation that will change how I support conferences and other large events. Stephen Judd, IT Manager and web developer at the University of New Hampshire Cooperative Extension and Bob Bertsch, Web Technology Specialist for NDSU Agriculture Communication presented on Lanyrd. Here is how they described it in their learn.extension.org course description: The National…

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Using Technology

My social media routine – what’s yours?

My morning began as usual, I was reviewing and updating my various social media feeds when I came across this article by Gina Schreck called “My Daily Schedule for Social Media Management.” I enjoyed the article and it gave me pause to think about my social media routine. I certainly have one because that is how I ran across her…

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Book reviews

2013 has been a banner reading year

Repeatedly, I have stressed the importance of reading to your lifelong learning. In a blog post, I quoted the U.S. Labor Department, ”According to the U.S. Labor Department, business people who read at least seven business books per year earn over 230 percent more than people who read just one book per year.“ I have taken this to heart and increased the…

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