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CMOs Must Fully Embrace New Technology, or Fail, And They Know It

CMOs Must Fully Embrace New Technology, or Fail, And They Know It | technology | Scoop.it

A New Survey Shows Marketers See Digital as Their Greatest Weakness

CMOs feel huge pressure to satisfy customers, a survey shows, but haven't fully embraced the technology that's required.

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BBFMP's curator insight, May 9, 2013 5:17 PM

Excellent insight on how CMO's need to get and stay prepared on meeting their marketing goals.  The steps outlined are being taght (in one form or other) in business and leadership academic programs currently. 

Christopher Sachse Aaris's curator insight, May 10, 2013 2:28 AM

Be aware of the source of the survey but still some insights to be found IMO

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10 Steps to a Successful School iPad Program

10 Steps to a Successful School iPad Program | technology | Scoop.it

iPads have certainly become a highly desired commodity in education. Apple is reporting that schools are purchasing iPads by a ratio of 2:1 over MacBooks. However, that rush to purchase the latest technologies often precedes the careful planning and preparation that’s crucial to their success as educational tools.

Stated simply, technology alone doesn’t have the capacity to improve education. It needs to be woven into a holistic approach to education that encompasses thorough planning and ongoing review of the skills and competencies required by the rapidly changing society that characterizes life in the 21st century.

 


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Ana Cristina Pratas's curator insight, May 12, 2013 2:16 PM

With thanks to Nik Peachey

Ricard Garcia's curator insight, May 13, 2013 7:16 AM

Needless to say...iPads are not for typing... so... how do we fit them into class?

Monty Bell's curator insight, May 24, 2013 11:13 AM

Practical ideas

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Seven Steps to a Perfect Story (Infographic)

Seven Steps to a Perfect Story (Infographic) | technology | Scoop.it
From structure and plot to heroes and characters, your story must have everything in place if it's to connect with the reader. Follow our guide to storytelling success.

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Beth Dichter's curator insight, May 9, 2013 9:23 PM

If storytelling is part of your curriculum you should check out this infographic (and share it with your students). It provides a quick visual to help recall the seven steps of storytelling, with ideas for each step. The first step, Understand Your Story, is show  in the graphic above. The additional steps are (each of which have additional information):

* Choose Your Plot

* Choose Your Hero

* Choose Your Characters

* Observe the "Rule of Threes"

* Choose Your Media

* Observe the Golden Rule (and is not the traditional Golden Rule)

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The Pursuit of Technology Integration Happiness: Flowboard - A New Way to Share Everything From an iPad

The Pursuit of Technology Integration Happiness: Flowboard - A New Way to Share Everything From an iPad | technology | Scoop.it

"Flowboard is a free iPad App that allows users to create presentations and digital stories on the iPad with a simple user interface design.  Each screen uses simple touch gestures to create the presentation and then presentations can contain buttons, videos, and galleries to make a presentation interactive.  Once a presentation is completed a Flowboard is shared by providing a URL that works on any browser or within the app.  Once shared, the Presentation can be viewed online or offline. "


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Jan Eade's curator insight, May 13, 2013 5:49 AM

Looks interesting!