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eXtension online Campus May 5, 2016

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eXtension online Campus offers Extension professional development and outreach courses for fee and for free online 24/7. Learn something, get CEUs, participate in a learning community.. at the eXtension online Campus


DON’T ASK can you hear me now March 4, 2016

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When presenting in a webinar, instead of asking “Can you hear me?”, ask a question verbally that the participants will answer in the chat pod.

Ask where are you joining us from today? or what are you hoping to learn? or what’s the weather like in your are? or … anything!

Guess what- If they type a response they can hear you!

What a better way to test your audio.


Pinterest Plug-In to Track Pins From WordPress October 11, 2015

Filed under: random musings — jen @ 12:57 pm

sway September 5, 2015

Filed under: new and cool — jen @ 11:13 am

Sway is new from Microsoft.
I’m typically leery of Microsoft apps, but maybe this one will be different…
See what cnet has to say… then learn how to use it:


Top Ten Slide Tips August 28, 2015

Filed under: best practices — jen @ 10:13 am


People EITHER read or listen to online presentations. If they’re reading your slide which is chock full of text then they’re NOT LISTENING to you.

If you’re intent in putting up a slide with tons of text, just email participants your presentation and don’t bother talking through it. There’s no reason.

If you want participants to listen to what you’re saying, DO NOT WRITE IT OUT on your slide. Put up a single image, then talk.

To learn more READ THESE: Top Ten Slide Tips


those who can, moodle August 4, 2015

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MMVC 2015


Presentation Organization and preparation July 28, 2015

Filed under: best practices — jen @ 10:16 am

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What is the essence of your message? This is the question to ask yourself during preparation of a presentation.

If your audience could remember only 3 things about your presentation, what would you want it to be?

Read more at: Organization & Preparation Tips