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The new ways to find a job online

A couple of weeks ago, Amber shared some ideas for tech gifts for your favorite graduate. These days, though, that graduate might be happy to just find a job. Between new technology and an ever-changing employment climate, the rules have … Read

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Search for photos on Flickr with Compfight

Looking for an easy way to find free images for your next presentation? Checkout Compfight, an easy-to-use search interface for Flickr, a large social media service for photographers. Let’s check it out. To get started, visit the site, type a … Read

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From mediocre snapshot to powerful communication: digital image editors

I’m sure many of us have had the experience of taking a great photo of a friend, family member, landscape, or other photo-worthy scene only to find that the final image contained red eye problems or that the color was … Read

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Getting started with social media: The 5 P’s

We’re gearing up this summer’s SIM® Conference. Our sessions will focus heavily on social media–in the first we will discuss ways in which to use social media to enhance professional development; then we’ll follow that up with a talk on … Read

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Punch up your presentations with Creative Commons images

The secret’s out: Visuals make for more interesting, memorable presentations. Learn how to find free, high-quality images for your next stack of slides using Flickr and Creative Commons. Read

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