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Nancy Rubin
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This is such a powerful post about why we value (and participate in) communities.

Community is not about brands or organizations who try to organize followers; community is about the people, the members.
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Thanks, +Nancy Rubin! The more I participate, the more value I discover -- often in unexpected ways. Some people and organizations may still consider online communities "only" a sort of grand social experiment, but for many of us, the experience is very, very real. What do others in this G+ circle think?
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Interesting discussion about team based course design
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Dion Hinchliffe looks at three major root causes why collaboration — the very core of how people come together and function as a business — is in the midst of reinvention.
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5 Steps to being a Kick-Ass Content Curator. My 5 steps to making sure you are curating content thoughtfully and to ensure that you get the most benefit from sharing.
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I am looking forward to this week's #TChat because "Worldwide only 13% of Employees Are Engaged at Work" http://ow.ly/vb6BS
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This infographic from Crowd Companies serves as a visual follow-up to our previous blog on how to win in the collaborative economy.
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Talk about transparency! How do you feel about making everyone's salary public?

I worked for a state university in Florida and everyone's salary was public information. You could download a spreadsheet that had everyone in the university's salary.

Do you think that is motivating or demotivating?
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I really appreciate this from companies. The more transparency the better. It forces more companies to rise to the occasion, and in most cases treat employees fairly. +Buffer released all of their employees salaries as well and included the formula. I don't know, I guess for me it's about setting a standard. http://open.bufferapp.com/introducing-open-salaries-at-buffer-including-our-transparent-formula-and-all-individual-salaries/
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Number 1 is a big one for me. I hate socializing with people who are constantly scanning the room for someone they think is more important or a better connection.

"You're not really there. You walk in to a crowded room and immediately get caught in a conversation. You shake hands, but your eyes are wandering -- taking in the room and trying to find the person you really want to meet."
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That is the worst and totally rude. 
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I hate office politics. However, as I advance in my career it is something that one has to deal with. How about you? Do you hate office politics, too?
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Online Learning, Social Media, Social Business
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Education Management • Program Management • Project Management • Strategic Planning • Product Development • Social Media • Curriculum Design • Instructional Design • Product Evangelism • Product Education • Marketing • Market Research • Training Programs • Content Development • Presentations • Interactive Media • Learning Management Systems
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  • Columbia University
    Director of Online Learning/Social Media Technologies, 2013 - present
    Leads the development and implementation of academic and social technology policy and initiatives.
  • Nancy Rubin Consulting
    President, 2006 - present
    Consult with businesses, educators, and educational institutions on customization and implementation of online learning, learning-management systems and social media in instruction. Speaking and presentation engagements. Present at conferences, keynote events, and workshops. Develop market plans and social media strategies for both educational institutions and small businesses.
  • Briarcliffe College
    Dean of Online Education, 2011 - 2012
    Responsible for coordinating the activities of the Office of Online Education including state licensure activities, course and program development and renewal, academic integrity, the online platform, and faculty development and evaluation.
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Interdisciplinary Ph.D., eLearning Expert, Web 2.0 Wizard who is addicted to Social Media. 
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  • Syracuse University
    BS Marketing, 1982 - 1985
  • Marist College
    MS Information Systems, 1999 - 2001
  • Florida Atlantic University
    Ph.D. Comparative Studies, 2004 - 2007
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