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Forget Coding: Writing Is Design’s “Unicorn Skill”

In a new report, John Maeda explains why writing is a must-have skill for designers. Source: Forget Coding: Writing Is Design’s “Unicorn Skill” Thanks to McKinnon-Mulherin Inc. for posting this in Facebook. It was written in 2017, but so much of … Continue reading

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Employers have been ghosting job interview candidates for years — Quartz at Work

After all, employers have been ghosting job candidates for years. Source: Employers have been ghosting job interview candidates for years — Quartz at Work This was a hot topic today on LinkedIn. For those who don’t know what “ghosting” is … Continue reading

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First Gutenberg Post: Why Can’t I Just Write! – Michael McCallister: Notes from the Metaverse

WordPress 5.0 is scheduled for release Thursday, December 6. Some people are terrified of this happening.  I don’t think I’m one of them. I have turned on Gutenberg for this post. Let m… Source: First Gutenberg Post: Why Can’t I … Continue reading

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The flexible workforce–friend or foe?

While I was perusing Facebook this late afternoon, I saw a post from someone who is an adjunct instructor where I teach. He’s also been an adjunct at other places, and also held more full-time teaching positions at various schools, … Continue reading

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How do we determine the bounds of digital literacy?

Yes, you are seeing this correctly. There’s a blog posting from me. No need to double-blink in disbelief. I am still alive and well. I don’t always get much of a chance to write here because I’m busy! One of … Continue reading

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TaxoDiary – Taxonomies in Information Science

TaxoDiary – Taxonomies in Information Science — Read on taxodiary.com/2018/08/taxonomies-in-information-science/ Thanks to CJ Walker for posting this on LinkedIn. This is a big part of my job right now, and this is an excellent way to clarify the difference between … Continue reading

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Good writing always gets you ahead.

I’ve been job searching again, as my last contract ended about a month ago. I’ve had some ups and downs in the last month, to say the least, but finding the next gig is always a priority (even though I … Continue reading

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