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    Social Media for Trainers Excerpt

    ‘Social Media for Trainers’ Excerpt

    This book chapter illustrates how trainers can host online courses and stay in touch with learners and target groups using popular social media networks such as Facebook and LinkedIn.

    Aimed at broadening the reach and increasing the impact of training, Jane Bozarth’s
    “Social Media for Trainers” provides a how-to resource for trainers who want to
    incorporate social media tools. Bozarth gives an overview of social tools such as
    Facebook, Twitter, Flickr, wikis and blogs with the goal of enhancing the value of
    training.

    The chapter “Facebook and Other Communities” describes how instructors can use the
    popular social networking site to stay in contact with learners, host online courses
    and promote a collaborative learning environment.

    This excerpt was reprinted by permission of the publisher, John Wiley & Sons,
    Inc., from “Social Media for
    Trainers: Techniques for Enhancing and Extending Learning”
    by Jane
    Bozarth. Copyright (c) 2010 by John Wiley & Sons, Inc. All rights reserved.

    The attached Zip file includes:

    • Intro Page.doc
    • Cover Sheet and Terms.pdf
    • Social Media for Trainers.pdf

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