2012-12-19 _ Don Gorges LinkedIn Posts Library December 19 2012

Don Gorges LinkedIn Posts Library December 19 2012 _ 10:30 AM


Don Gorges is now connected to Theresa Perrotta, Creative Recruiter, Coffee Addict and Cookie Monster _ 1 minute ago


Don Gorges is now connected to Deborah (Meyer) Meek, Recruiter and co-founder of workharmony.ca focused on advertising, digital/social media, marketing _ 1 minute ago


Don Gorges is now connected to Shari Cohen, Program Consultant at Ontario Media Development Corporation _ 4 minutes ago


Don Gorges is now connected to Jason Chad, Executive Recruiter — Chad Management Group _ 6 minutes ago


Don Gorges is now connected to Frank Huggins, VP at Mandrake _ 23 minutes ago


Don Gorges http://lnkd.in/WsDPk9 _ DESIGN: envision Educational Content & Media for Teachers-Learners-Students when reading _ “When you add great creativity to cutting-edge ad technology, the sky is the limit for what you can do to engage your audience. Top agencies are getting increasingly smart about their use of media, creative, and data for enhanced campaign performance. Whether it’s rich media, video, dynamic ads, mobile or other emerging media, marketers must keep experimenting to take advantage of all the cross-channel opportunities technology makes available.”

The best digital ads of 2012

imediaconnection.com

Here is our pick of 10 ads that were not only innovative and eye-catching — they also yielded great results for the agencies and brands involved _ 1 hour ago


Don Gorges http://lnkd.in/cU8q6k _ Advantage Ontario, a 32-page report that serves as a road map for government, will be tabled today. _ “Ontario’s prosperity will depend on innovative, highly productive firms that are flexible enough to capitalize on opportunities wherever and whenever they emerge,” “Governments, labour, the not-for-profit sector, academia and the private sector need to rethink and realign their roles and actions to build a competitive, globally oriented economy.”

Ontario Jobs and Prosperity Council urges boost for businesses

thestar.com

Ontario needs “vouchers” to help small businesses tap into research expertise at universities and a major projects office to jump-start new ventures. _ 1 hour ago


Don Gorges is now connected to Glenn Swan, glenn@swanstaffing.com, Global Ad Agency Recruiter _ 2 hours ago


Don Gorges is now connected to Michael Gates, VP, Partner – Executive Search at Mandrake _ 2 hours ago


Don Gorges is now connected to Mandy Gilbert, Founder & CEO _ 2 hours ago


Don Gorges is now connected to Jenni Hayman, Instructional Designer at Ryerson University _ 5 hours ago


Don Gorges is now connected to Matthew Johnson, Business Development Manager at Ontario Centres of Excellence _ 15 hours ago


Don Gorges is now connected to Bobby Sahni, MBA, Marketing and Business Development professional specializing in media, multicultural marketing and entertainment. _ 16 hours ago


Don Gorges http://lnkd.in/SS2cF8 _ The entire 2012 collection and every collection back to the competition’s inception, here _ http://lnkd.in/CWCwx7

Nikon Photomicrography Competition: It’s a Small World After All

Why do we love the annual Nikon Small World Photomicrography Competition? Because it gathers art, science, and technology into one tiny room and reminds them how much they have in common. And of course, the competition… _ 17 hours ago


Don Gorges is now connected to Cathy Pare, Director, Rights & Permissions at Aptara _ 18 hours ago


Don Gorges via Alwyn Velásquez __ http://lnkd.in/RsXaVQ _ These Terms of Use are effective on January 16, 2013. _ Rights Section: excerpts […] you hereby grant to Instagram a non-exclusive, fully paid and royalty-free, transferable, sub-licensable, worldwide license to use the Content that you post on…more

Instagram says it now has the right to sell your photos

news.cnet.com

In its first big policy shift since Facebook bought the photo-sharing site, Instagram claims the right to sell users’ photos without payment or notification. Oh, and there’s no way to opt out. Read this article by Declan McCullagh on CNET News. _ 20 hours ago


Grip Limited posted a job you may be interested in: Senior Interactive Art Director in Toronto, Canada Area _ 23 hours ago


Don Gorges is now connected to Janice Schoening, VP Publishing, School at Thomson Nelson _ 1 day ago


Don Gorges is now connected to Brian Bell, President, The Wired Schoolhouse _ 1 day ago


Don Gorges is now connected to Diana Stepner, Future Technologies at Pearson _ 1 day ago


Don Gorges __ http://lnkd.in/nuYibA _ Pearson was chosen through a selective bidding process. Rutgers will leverage Pearson’s online learning technology, services and support to keep students engaged from enrollment through graduation. The university will also work with Pearson to provide training and resources to assist faculty as they move between classroom and online instruction.

Rutgers Partners with Pearson for Fully Online Graduate Degree…

scoop.it

Rutgers U just announced a new public/private partnership with Pearson, provider of educational technology, content and services, which positions the university to significantly expand lifelong learning opportunities — including undergraduate and… _ 1 day ago


Don Gorges http://lnkd.in/CetibP _ Printing Industry Research Association survey is designed to assess current trends in digital printing adoption in print and packaging, and the extent to which it is actually making inroads into sectors dominated by offset and other traditional print processes. It collects industry views on key drivers and also barriers to the adoption of digital print, and how printers are seeking to modify their offer in the current environment

Take our survey: Offset versus Digital Printing 2013

Smithers Pira invites printers and package printers from around the world to participate in a major new online survey into current trends in offset and digital printing. In return all respondents to this survey will receive a free Summary of Results _ 1 day ago


Don Gorges is now connected to M. Brian Jones, Director, Product Management at CFY _ 1 day ago


Don Gorges is now connected to Mary O’Neil, Studio Manager at Scholastic Canada _ 2 days ago


Don Gorges http://lnkd.in/Dc8jcN _ Fjord, a U.K.-based global service design consultancy, has released its annual trends predictions, showcasing 10 trends that will shape digital services in 2013. The report forecasts the major shifts that will impact the way we work and live, and offers practical advice to help business leaders interpret the opportunities that lie ahead.

10 Trends That Will Shape Digital Services in 2013

dexigner.com

Fjord has released its annual trends predictions, showcasing 10 trends that will shape digital services in 2013. _ 2 days ago


Don Gorges http://lnkd.in/GagsYX _ A spokesman for the OU/FutureLearn told TechCrunch there will “probably” be numerous models, depending on the course, with each university determining its own models — with possible examples being pay for certification/degree, or pay to take an invigilated exam in your local area, or some kind of subscription fee model.

U.K. Universities Forge Open Online Courses Alliance: FutureLearn…

techcrunch.com

A group of U.K. universities are pooling their resources to get into the brave new world of MOOCs. What are MOOCs? The short answer is ‘massive open online courses’ — typically free, online and open to anyone who wants to.. _ 2 days ago


Don Gorges is now connected to Paul Gentile, VP, Director of Digital Strategy at Pearson Education _ 2 days ago


Don Gorges is now connected to Sharon Koch Schwarzmiller, Marketing and Campaign Management _ 2 days ago


Don Gorges http://lnkd.in/Ms-VRC __ On Dec 7 Audrey Watters’ posted “Support Hack Education”, strategically positioned in the midst of her Top Ed-Tech Trends of 2012 series, and I was one of many who I expect/hope responded to her “donate” button reminder. _ I appreciate her hard work and I’m not surprised to read others had similar thoughts _ see George Siemens’ post “Supporting EdTech Journalists” _ http://lnkd.in/9ht5yd

Support Hack Education

I am halfway through my year-end series on the Top Ed-Tech Trends of 2012. This is a project that takes me a long time to do — to review everything that’s happened in ed-tech this year and to compile these overviews. I love… _ 2 days ago


Don Gorges is now connected to Heather Baker, Director, Learning & Creative Services at Desire2Learn _ 2 days ago


Don Gorges is now following Ontario Science Centre. _ 2 days ago


Don Gorges http://pm4id.org/ _ The second edition of Project Management for Instructional Designers was created by students in David Wiley’s IPT 682: Introduction to Project Management class at Brigham Young University during Fall term 2012. _ found via Stephen Downes post of David Wiley _”The Best OER Revise / Remix Ever?” _ http://lnkd.in/xDKjiQ

Project Management for Instructional Designers

pm4id.org

Project Management for Instructional Designers (PM4ID) is – as the name suggests – a book about project management written specifically for instructional designers. _ 2 days ago


Don Gorges is now connected to Joanne Hewat, Director of Sales at McGraw Hill Ryerson _ 3 days ago


Don Gorges http://lnkd.in/9TmVmV __Is this the first instance of textbook CC licensing being revoked?

All I want for Christmas…

edtechpost.ca

…is for you to buy a single Flatworld Knowledge textbook, before December 31. And then share it with the rest of the world. […] as of January 1st 2013, Flatworld Knowlege had decided to remove free access from their “open” textbooks. _ 3 days ago


Don Gorges is now connected to David Beyer, Senior Vice President, Creative Director at EVC Consulting _ 3 days ago


Don Gorges is now connected to Susan Bloch-Nevitte, Executive Director, Communications, Higher Education Quality Council of Ontario _ 3 days ago


Don Gorges is now connected to Stephanie Wells, Director of Marketing at Scholastic Education _ 3 days ago


McCain Foods posted a job you may be interested in: Manager, Creative and Digital Services in Toronto, Canada Area _ 4 days ago


Don Gorges http://lnkd.in/R5iWEP 2010 article discusses Google founders early A.I. activities and Singularity University support _ http://lnkd.in/WGzET8 _ Merely Human? That’s So Yesterday By ASHLEE VANCE Published: June 12, 2010

Ray Kurzweil joins Google to work on machine learning, language…

gigaom.com

photo: Flickr/eschipul Famed tech innovator and futurist Ray Kurzweil has announced that he will join Google “to work on new projects involving machine learning and language processing.” Kurzweil will become director of… _ 4 days ago


Don Gorges is now connected to Nick Morfopos, Strategic Sales Manager at McGraw-Hill _ 4 days ago


Don Gorges is now connected to Mollie O’Neill, President at Brigus Learning Inc. _ 4 days ago


Don Gorges is now connected to Karen Ritcey, President at SilverDart Learning Inc. _ 4 days ago


Don Gorges is now connected to Tricia Hall, Director of Sales at School Specialty, Inc. _ 4 days ago


Don Gorges is now connected to Alfred Essa, Director of Innovation, Analytics Strategy _ 4 days ago


Don Gorges is now connected to Mary Myers, Learning Consultant, Strategist, Industrious Problem Solver (MacGyver Level), Extreme Collaborator, Versatile _ 4 days ago


Don Gorges is now connected to Colleen Gauthier, Senior Marketing Manager at CUnet _ 4 days ago


Don Gorges is now connected to Kamar Shah, Award Winning Mobile Entertainment and Digital Education Executive _ 5 days ago


EK3 Technologies Inc. posted a job you may be interested in: Retail Media Account Director in Toronto, Canada Area _ 5 days ago


Yield posted a job you may be interested in: Senior Art Director in Toronto, Canada Area _ 5 days ago


Wunderman posted a job you may be interested in: Account Manager (Marketing/Advertising) in Toronto, Canada Area _ 5 days ago


EK3 Technologies Inc. posted a job you may be interested in: Retail Media Account Director in Toronto, Canada Area _ 5 days ago


Ignite Digital Canada posted a job you may be interested in: New Business Development Manager in Mississauga, Ontario _ 5 days ago


Don Gorges http://lnkd.in/XvJHT8 Contact North Iserves all of Ontario with 112 online learning centres located in small, rural and remote communities right across the province. It is Ontario’s distance education and training network. Report: _ http://lnkd.in/J2uiyB

Contact North: A Case Study in Public Policy

contactnorth.ca

Over the course of its 25 year history, Contact North has made a significant impact on the lives of residents in small, rural and remote communities according to a new report, Contact North: A Case Study in Public Policy, Lessons from the First 25… _ 5 days ago


Don Gorges is now connected to Cara Yarzab, Global Alliance Manager, Content Providers at Desire2Learn _ 6 days ago


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Cengage Learning Names Kevin Stone as Chief Sales & Marketing Officer

news.cengage.com

Stone joins Cengage Learning from Pearson, where he served as Chief Sales Officer of the Higher Education unit since 2011. At Pearson, Stone played a strategic role in leading a sales team that consistently outperformed the industry over the last… _ 6 days ago


Don Gorges via Vanessa Corrêa __DESIGN: “The new UC identity system is fresh, creative, inspiring, forward-thinking, flexible and, above all, memorable. It feels Californian. It is a symbol the university can take ownership of with pride.” _To underscore the value of Design in UC’s Brand transformation see _ http://lnkd.in/R2KmWW

The UC logo: It’s all about the branding

sfgate.com

Once The Games came around, and the public was able to see how well the symbol worked as a flexible device – changing color, with images cropped inside, working on television, and in social media – many of its harshest critics… _ 6 days ago


Don Gorges is now connected to Kirill Mazin, Art Director at University of California _ 6 days ago


Don Gorges likes this update:

BetaKit ‎TinEye, the search engine that allows you to search images rather than text, has launched their first API today:

Image Recognition Platform TinEye Launches MulticolorEngine…

sqz.co

Reverse image search engine platform TinEye helps photographers see where else their images have appeared online, similar to Google image search but instead of searching a term to find photos that match, users can enter a photo… _ 6 days ago


Don Gorges joined the group Higher Education Marketing & Communications _ 7 days ago


Don Gorges commented on this update:

Desire2Learn 5 Ways Technology Will Impact Higher Ed in 2013

5 Ways Technology Will Impact Higher Ed in 2013 – Forbes

forbes.com

Guest post authored by Chris Proulx, President & CEO of eCornell 2012 was a transformative year in education.   Between the introduction of the MOOC (the ‘Massive Open Online Course’), and the explosive growth in the number of… _ 7 days ago


Don Gorges is now connected to Claire Marier, Partner + Executive Producer _ 8 days ago


Don Gorges __Find out more about NFC solutions at Crosscliq _ http://lnkd.in/WNHFM5 _ Crosscliq is an industry leader in Print-to-Mobile and Screen-to-Mobile technology implementation. [I worked along-side CEO – Gord Woolley and Business Development Officer – Angelo Ferrara at Yorkville Press back in the ’80’s] less

Why NFC will be bigger than QR codes

imediaconnection.com

Consumer use of NFC is growing rapidly, and the benefits for brands are game-changing. Here’s why you need to be thinking about integrating near field communications into your strategy. Near field communication (NFC) is a… _ 8 days ago

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