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Are Bloggers really Journalists?

Addressing the issues of journalism and blogging can be quite tricky. The negative connotations lent to citizen journalism make it hard for bloggers to be taken seriously. 398 more words

How Not to Behave Like an Artistic Professional Online

by Jules Rivera

I like writing articles that teach. I like sharing lessons and personal experiences that hopefully can save someone else the time it took me to learn certain things the hard way. 999 more words

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Facial Piercings BLAH!

I am currently hiring a new person for my department where we advise recent graduates on finding employment and becoming professionals in their respective fields. 219 more words


Professional Boundaries: 'I actually like the students'

My deputy head said that “the reason you manage behaviour so well is because you actually like the students; perhaps even love them in the parental sense of love.” 415 more words


Academia & Industry and How to Bridge The Gap

At Confex just recently, I attended a discussion on the relationship between academia and industry where the gap was obvious.  There are only a relatively small percentage of event management graduates who are ready to take on a management function within the sector when they leave university.  783 more words

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National Animal Welfare Conference - What I learned Part 1

Hello everyone, Kimberley here. I am the project director of Second Hope Circle. If you’ve emailed with a pet related question or saw a post on Facebook… I was the one sitting at the other end responding to you! 837 more words

The first day of...Work?

Just like any other situation where people are involved, the work place is a social environment. When starting a new job, jumping head first into an office culture with already established social constructs requiring a measurable amount of effort to figure out is… 592 more words