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The Mobile Web

Friday, January 14, 2011 at 3:00 pm EST - Presented by Ray Kimsey

Ray Kimsey will talk about mobile web. Description: The growth in mobile web usage is now 8x the growth in desktop web growth and smartphone sales are expected to surpass PC sales this year. With HTML5 and CSS3 ready for action is it time you rethink how you create...

Interactivity in Online Trainings: Keeping Your Audience Engaged

Thursday, December 16, 2010 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Janet Sylvia

Interactivity increases retention, communicates high expectations, and involves participants in the learning process. At the same time, it can be challenging to design online seminars with interactivity in mind. In this session we will provide 20 ideas for keeping your online...

Markers for Success: Getting Started with Your CoP Evaluation Efforts

Tuesday, December 14, 2010 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Michael Lambur

The focus of this session is to provide an overview of the stages of CoP development and the corresponding evaluation activities that should be conducted—markers for success—to document participation, engagement, and outcomes the CoP has achieved. Special emphasis will be...

Social Media Guidelines and Policies

Wednesday, December 8, 2010 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Rhonda Conlon, Elizabeth Gregory North, Anne Adrian, DeeAnna Adkins, Peg Shuffstall

Does your organization have employees who use social media tools to do their jobs? Join the ACE Leadership and Management SIG's panel discussion about social media policies and guidelines. The panel includes Rhonda Conlon at NCSU, Elizabeth Gregory North at TAMU, Anne Adrian...

Facebook Privacy

Tuesday, November 30, 2010 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by John Dorner, Kyleen Burgess

Are you concerned about your privacy on Facebook? Facebook wants you to share just about everything with everyone. In most cases, that is not what YOU want. In this session we'll show you how to make it so you share only what you want only with the people you want. ---...

Getting Started with Ask an Expert

Thursday, November 18, 2010 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Aaron Hundley, Beth Raney

This session will be a general session on Ask an Expert and how to get started using the system. It will include how to's such as signing up to receive questions, receiving questions, replying and answering questions, assigning questions to other experts, interacting with...

Core Competencies for Extension professionals

Tuesday, November 16, 2010 at 1:00 pm EST - Presented by Graham Cochran, Scott Scheer

The 21st century is a time of change for Extension organizations; a time when more than ever, success depends on the knowledge and capabilities of employees. In this changing environment, authors in human resource management and specifically Extension organizations recommend...

TERSSA Conference - Business Meeting

Friday, November 12, 2010 at 3:30 pm EST - Presented by Mary Baronet

The Extension and Research Support Staff Association (TERSSA) virtual conference, Friday, November 12, 2010. The Extension and Research Support Staff Business Meeting. * New officer voting. * How to become involved with eXtension. Participants: ------------ Brenda Milner,...

TERSSA Conference - "Take-Charge Leadership" by Allisen Penn

Friday, November 12, 2010 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Allisen Penn

The Extension and Research Support Staff Association (TERSSA) virtual conference, Friday, November 12, 2010. Effective leaders have a positive influence on the people around them – up, down, and across the organization. This session will guide you through a series of...

TERSSA: "The Key to Success: Be the Best YOU Can Be" by Donna Byrd

Friday, November 12, 2010 at 11:30 am EST - Presented by Mary Baronet

The Extension and Research Support Staff Association (TERSSA) virtual conference, Friday, November 12, 2010. More information about TERSSA can be found at http://www.ces.ncsu.edu/assn/sressa/index.html

Taming Twitter - How to find and share value 140 characters at time, by Dan Toland

Thursday, May 13, 2010 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Sandi Karstens

Taming Twitter - How to find and share value 140 characters at time, by Dan Toland, communications specialist for the Ohio Farm Bureau. Characterized as a cross between texting, emailing and blogging, Twitter is a social media tool often discussed, but no as often understood....

Diversity Issues in the Digital Age

Wednesday, March 10, 2010 at 2:00 pm EST

Diversity Issues in the Digital Age, presented by Dr. Kayt Sunwood, University of Alaska, Fairbanks. Inclusion matters in the rapidly diversifying digital world in which we live and work. Explore the challenges and opportunities that gender, age, cultural, ethnic, and a...