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Accessing Collaborative Efforts (EDUC 8842)

In honor of our dear departed Joan Rivers, CAN WE TALK?  Collaboration is very good in the online environment but online group assignments … well it is just cumbersome.  249 more words

4 Tips for Forming Virtual Teams

Much has been written about the value of using virtual teams from a variety of perspectives: IT, HR, and management. While each contemplate virtual teams from different angles, the authors typically reach this conclusion:  the fast-paced global economy, the advancements in technological solutions, and the general acceptance of telecommuting have each contributed businesses using virtual teams to gain a competitive advantage. 708 more words

Alternative Workstyle

Lynn Patra reblogged this on Work-Life Strategies & Solutions and commented:

As a member of Better Collaboration, a virtually-based consulting firm, I can attest that a number of challenges must be surmounted in order to form an effective virtual team. Some of the most significant challenges are accurately described by Lisa Duncan, co-founder of an immersive, picturesque virtual work environment called Flipside Workspace (see here). Informed by direct experience, Lisa also offers excellent tips for addressing them. Hence, I refer you to her post.

Company Profile: onehub

In perusing the Geekwire 200, I recently noticed a company in the 157 slot that I had not noticed before. Still small, Onehub boasts 664 Twitter followers, 2K Facebook followers, under 50 employees and 1K external links. 521 more words

Company Profiles

Tech Savvy Enough to Steal Computers

Yesterday, I had my first isolated look at the WCOnline synchronous system. I hoarded a couple computers at our Writing Center and logged into the same session on the two different computers. 700 more words

Synchronous Tutoring

When Should Collaboration be Online?


The rapid development of information technology and the rise of the Internet have created more ways and opportunities for computer-mediated communication (CMC) to be used in collaboration. 406 more words

Lab 1 - Setting up a homepage

Objectives: My objective for this first lab was to establish the foundation for communication in this class, which is Networking I at KSU Salina. We publish our Lab Reports online and do a lot of other online collaboration regarding class. 435 more words