Learning at work

Learning at work


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Discovering the Digital You

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What’s your best digital habit?
Keeping a tidy inbox? Knowing when to switch off your devices?
And what about your worst? – Don’t worry I’m not going to ask!
But if you’re keen to know what your real digital strengths ar

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Hello I’m new…..

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First day? Feeling nervous?
Do you remember how it felt when you first came to a new organisation and there was that mixture of excitement and nervousness about starting your new job? Or perhaps it was the same organisation but a new role.

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Extending pivot tables with Conditional Formatting

Because pivot tables exist as values in cells once you have created them you can then apply conditional formatting to their results to further clarify their summaries for your viewers.

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NOW Tips and Tricks: 2014 to 2016 review

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As we come to the end of 2016 its a tradition to look back and produce a review of what the previous year had brought.

Personalise by using Replace Strings

NOW Tips and Tricks: Personalise News Items and other communications in NOW

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Simple phrases known as Replace Strings can be added to personalise communications in NOW by inserting these directly into the text.

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My Media Files – Set and Forget or Choose to Use?

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To help you make this choice two comparison documents are available for My Media Files comparing Set and Forget with Choose to Use, one is focused on the general aspects around recording, viewing and editing:-
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Lecture capture is here with My Media Files

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Acting on student feedback from the NTSU, lecture capture equipment has been installed into all teaching rooms with a capacity of at least 50 students. The system is based on audio recording that links to PowerPoint or other visuals.

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NOW Tips and Tricks: Using the Staff Tools Widget to access Photo Sheets and/or to add Online Tutorials

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Following on from a number of recent requests in regard to Photo Sheet access and making Online Tutorials available from within a NOW learning room the following guides have been made available in NOW Central:
Staff Tools Widget + Photo Sheets +

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NOW Tips and Tricks: Embedding Twitter timelines now even easier

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The process of getting embed code for a number of differing types of Twitter feeds has become simpler, this code can then be used for featuring twitter content in a NOW learning room.
The Twitter hosted URL  https://publish.twitter.

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Panopto Regional Conference – July 2016

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I recently attended a half day conference held at the University of Derby which included a number of interesting presentations around current lecture capture practice.

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