• Save
Developing your Digital Presence: A quick guide for academics and researchers
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Like this? Share it with your network

Share

Developing your Digital Presence: A quick guide for academics and researchers

  • 1,188 views
Uploaded on

Presented at LJMU seminar : A new employability model for the twenty-first century: the importance of social media and digital employability skills. ...

Presented at LJMU seminar : A new employability model for the twenty-first century: the importance of social media and digital employability skills.
Date: 15 Mar 2013
Start Time: 10:00 am
Location/venue: Redmonds Building Liverpool John Moores University

More in: Education
  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Be the first to comment
No Downloads

Views

Total Views
1,188
On Slideshare
1,064
From Embeds
124
Number of Embeds
2

Actions

Shares
Downloads
0
Comments
0
Likes
7

Embeds 124

http://thomaslancaster.co.uk 63
https://twitter.com 61

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
    No notes for slide
  • What are you going to do?How will you use it for your students?What do you think its value is?
  • Why is this important?
  • Public Speaking. – audience to power of 10?Time Management - Hoostuite, Tweedeck, RSSSelf-motivation - Blogging, micro bloggingInter-personal communication -  networking & collaboration – social media is networking!Record keeping - blogging, tweeting, 
  • The networked academic -CT Coordinator of the Faculty of Education, University of Regina, canada
  • Be Choosy!Don’t like or follow everything that comes your way
  • Risk
  • Lord McAlpine drops some Twitter defamation casesFormer Tory chairman to halt actions against tweeters with less than 500 followers and will focus on case against Sally Bercowby Josh HallidayFeb. 21, 2013
  • How many of you have a blog?How often is it updated?Community of museum, archive or library professionalsLong tradition of sharing experiences and knowledgeNew issues – need to find new communitiesBlogs can be a timely way toOffer advice and commentaryMake new connectionsRecord discussion over timeAlso provide a different view to email discussion threads
  • About. Me
  • Social Bookmarking - diigo and delicious – demonstrate deliciousKindle - notes
  • Another aspect of sharing is sharing bookmarksThis can be used to:Manage your bookmarksAllow others to contribute resourcesAllow lists of bookmarks to be repurposedCarry out impact analysis
  • Initially text based and you can still receive text updates.Nowadays smartphones allow you to update, capture images and video
  • Teminology - jargon

Transcript

  • 1. #HEALJMU13Developing your Digital Presence: A quick guide for academics and researchersAlex SpiersLiverpool John Moores University15 Jmarch 2013
  • 2. STAND UP!
  • 3. ‘Social media‘ is the term todescribe websites and onlinetools which allow people tointeract with each other – bysharing information, opinions,knowledge and interests. Socialmedia involves the building ofcommunities or networks,encouraging participation andengagement.
  • 4. Why?
  • 5. Source: http://www.socialnomics.net/2013/01/01/social-media-video-2013/
  • 6. • Why use it?
  • 7. 5 key skills to working in Education1. Public Speaking2. Time Management & Self-motivation3. Inter-personal communication4. Networking & collaboration5. Record keepinghttp://www.jobs.ac.uk/careers-advice/working-in-higher-education/1198/5-skills-you-need-to-become-a-lecturer-in-higher-education
  • 8. Top Tips
  • 9. Consider your audience
  • 10. • It used to be about telling people how good you are, social media allows you to show how good you are….Be clear about what you are doing
  • 11. Be Choosy!
  • 12. Reciprocity• Reciprocity – Help folk – Reciprocity Helping others, who will eventually help you.
  • 13. BroadcastYourself?
  • 14. Checkyourname
  • 15. • Find your name & start using platform
  • 16. Activity•Activity content Search for
  • 17. Blogginghttp://www.flickr.com/photos/futureshape/4977096245/lightbo
  • 18. Twitter
  • 19. BlogSearchCurateHashtagsHangouts
  • 20. There are apps for that….
  • 21. Links toResources
  • 22. LJMU Social Networking Policy http://bit.ly/X9G6AUA to Z of Social Media http://bit.ly/ZBWlVUOxford University social Media Michelmashttp://bit.ly/ZBWA2ZEdudemic introduction to Twitter http://bit.ly/X9Gqzr Using Twitter in university research, teaching and impactactivities http://bit.ly/X9GT4GVITAE guide to using twitter http://bit.ly/X9HcfWHow to use Tweetdeck http://bit.ly/N8MYX7BBC Twitter guide to the law http://bbc.in/XyX5x
  • 23. @alexgspiersAbout.me/alex.spiers