How Extension Can Think Like an Entrepreneur

This blog post was written by Alice Henneman and Joanne Kinsey. Alice Henneman, MS, RDN is an Extension Educator in Nebraska. Among her job responsibilities, she co-ordinates and contributes to the largest Extension website, food.unl.edu in Nebraska. She geeks out on social media. In taking the Entrepreneurial Profile quiz mentioned in this article. Her top four “talents” are: Independence, disruptor, knowledge and delegator.  Joanne Kinsey, MS, CWWS is an Extension Educator/Associate Professor at Rutgers Cooperative Extension in New Jersey.

Blogging Best Practices, 2015 Edition [SLIDEDECK]

Before you click publish, is that new blog post of yours less than 500 words? “Of course it is!”, (you’re quietly thinking to yourself)Because that is the general rule of thumb… correct? Well, you should consider whittling it down to 300 words according to new information. If you’re finding it hard to keep up with best practices information when technology is involved, join the club. Tech is a fast-moving, sometimes stealthy beast that waits for no one. …

Innovating Extension: Year One of #EdTechLN [INTERACTIVE INFOGRAPHIC]

We’re celebrating one year of the eXtension Educational Technology Learning Network! From #EdTechLN TweetUps, to blog content, to collaborative partnerships, it has truly been a stellar year for Ed Tech in Extension! To continue our birthday celebration, we’ve created an infographic to showcase our first year successes. We are thrilled that so many of you have engaged with the Learning Network this year and you’ve left us incredibly excited for the future! We hope you …