How interesting is your online profile?

I hate to write about myself as much as the next person.  When creating an account on any social media site I often clam up and leave my biography information blank.  I just don’t know what to write.  In the article The Importance of a Compelling Bio Amber Riviere shares, not only a fantastic name with yours truly, but also the benefits of allowing others to see your interesting personality. Don’t be afraid to be authentic and leave a lasting impression.

Did you know you can update your profile on the Learning Labs?  Here is a little background music to get you started.

1. Sign in at courses.stratepedia.org

2. Locate your name at the top of the page and click the link.

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3. Click the Edit Profile tab.

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4. Tell a funny story or share something others might not know about you.

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5. Don’t be afraid to upload a picture of yourself.  Click the Browse button to search your computer for one.

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6. Share a few of your interests.  You might have more in common with your colleagues then you thought. Click the Update Profile button when you are finished.

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7. Go forth and be social!  Apply these same ideas to your profile and other SIM/CRL related websites.

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Amber Nutt

Amber Nutt is an Education Support Technologist at the University of Kansas.