Posts Tagged ‘ communication ’

Design for presentation

November 1, 2013
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Design for presentation

Making design accessible to everyone is Canva CEO, Melanie Perkins’ reason for creating this offer for amateurs and professionals.  The online platform provides several design templates for starting or users can design their own custom dimensions.  The platform has many images and fonts already stored for use.  Users can upload their own images as well. …

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Virtual timeline

August 1, 2012
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Virtual timeline

Virtual timelines can give depth to any case study by ordering events.  Dipity is one of many competing online service offers; however, its breadth of social multimedia possibilities gives it some unique possibilities.  Combining multimedia and social media content with trend tools such as geolocation, real-time updating, and time stamping, the Dipity time line can…

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Demographically speaking

February 13, 2012
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Demographically speaking

Multicultural communities are springing up across the country.  Whether from US census reports or a drive around town, we perceive the changes in our local population demographics.  As we can see from the few brief examples in this month’s blog, changing consumer preferences open new opportunities for business offers and business model innovation.  Even changes…

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A quick APA style primer

January 26, 2012
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A quick APA style primer

David Taylor, an online educator with a doctorate of arts in composition and rhetoric has posted this useful video clip for users of the APA style guide, who would like a quick tutorial on how to format research papers.  The easily-consumed video gives step by step visual explanation for setting up the major components of…

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Online bibliography creator

January 26, 2012
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Online bibliography creator

The Bedford Bibliographer is an online citation machine created by Mike Palmquist of Colorado State University.  The multi-purpose generator can set up reference lists in MLA, AOA, CSE and Chicago styles.  Additionally, the generated source cards can be annotated with personal reflections and other website source information.  The service is free to use, after a…

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