Webinar

Buzzwords What’s a webinar? =  ¿Qué es un webinar? A webinar is a seminar conducted on the web, aka web seminar. They can vary in style and substance, but all are hosted by a specific individual or institution and feature a set agenda. Personally, I thought webinars were synonymous with Google Hangouts. There was a major …

Information and communication technology (ICT)

Information and communication technology (ICT) is another/extensional term for information technology (IT) which stresses the role of unified communications and the integration of telecommunications (telephone lines and wireless signals), computers as well as necessary enterprise software, middleware, storage, and audio-visual systems, which enable users to access, store, transmit, and manipulate information. – Wikipedia   Planeta.com …

Improving Signage

Photo: La Cosecha Anniversary Make a good first impression! Visitors expect to find helpful directions — online and on the ground. Orientation is key. Rules of Good Signage Good signage obeys three simple rules: 1) The information is clear. 2) The information is accurate. 3) The information is where the visitor is looking. Confusing, obsolete …

TV

Photo Television (TV) = Radio with pictures Elsewhere on the Web http://tvtropes.org Recaps The Good Place Buzzword Bingo Appointment Viewing – Binge Viewing – Bottle Show – Broadcast – Cable – Cameo – Cliffhanger – Cold open – Commercial – Commercial Break – Credits – Digital – DVR – Emmy Awards – Episode – Finale …

Cox

Cox Communication Key Links https://www.cox.com https://www.cox.com/residential/home.html https://twitter.com/coxcomm Support Chat https://www.cox.com/residential/contactus/support-chat.html International Calls https://www.cox.com/business/support/placing-international-calls.html Reset my cable communication https://www.cox.com/resaccount/refresh-cable-box.cox Phone Service Customer Service 611 Avoid a call service – Block numbers with *64 To add an entry, press the # sign To add the latest entry, press the 01# Embedded Tweets Stay connected wherever your weekend …

February 21 is International Mother Language Day

Poster: International Mother Language Day = Dia Internacional de la Lengua Materna February 21 is International Mother Language Day declared by UNESCO in 1999 to celebrated linguistic and cultural diversity and multilingualism. Events, workshops and even tweets on this date promote awareness. Hashtags: #imld18, #dilm18, #LenguaMaterna UNESCO: “Languages are the most powerful instruments of preserving …

Making the most of an unconference

Photo: Open Space Technology in Estonia Unconference = A facilitated, participant-driven event centered on a specific topic. This can be conducted face-to-face, online or better yet, both! An unconference engages participants without a formal agenda. Instead an unconference encourages attendees to organize their own agenda and action plans. We use the unconference approach for Planeta.com’s …

Michael Leunig

Elsewhere on the Web Who to follow on Twitter? We appreciate the wit and wisdom of Michael Leunig, aka @leunigcartoons Embedded Tweets pic.twitter.com/AIkesBlHmc — #Leunig Cartoons (@leunigcartoons) February 26, 2018 pic.twitter.com/XVQWO5TAWb — #Leunig Cartoons (@leunigcartoons) February 13, 2018 pic.twitter.com/TbjdDUNkXS — #Leunig Cartoons (@leunigcartoons) February 13, 2018 Twitter Tweets by leunigcartoons Elsewhere on the Web The …

Where is the conversation?

Photo: #Ron Mader, 7MagicMountains A conversation is communication between two or more people. A good conversation occurs when people listen to one another over time. (poster). Conversation has changed from chitchat around the physical table or around the proverbial water cooler. Everyone from locals to visitors appreciate the opportunity to be engaged and to be …