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The Human Side Of Social Media


Social media surgery – where people go to learn & share their knowledge, ideas & experience. Every town should have one – has yours ? #localgov #selfcare #hcsm #nhssm

Originally posted on Blether And Blogger:

“Last year’s words belong to last year’s language. And next year’s words await another voice.” ~ T.S. Eliot.

A year is a long time in social media. The pace of change can for some feel overwhelming. That’s just one reason why Social Media Surgery Dundee has the potential to make a real difference, to help people sharpen their focus.

The surgeries, informal monthly gatherings at Dundee Central Library, can help support you on your journey of digital development. Yet I go along not just to share but to learn.

Last night I learnt, through speaking to Dylan from Humans of Dundee, there armed with his camera, that what I felt social surgeries actually offer was to help people find their voice. And I reminded myself that social media can make change happen. It can change lives. It’s certainly changed mine.

Dylan from Humans of Dundee

I discovered from Rob you can use Google images to search the…

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One comment on “The Human Side Of Social Media

  1. @stuartberry1
    27/03/2014 is a website that you can use to find out what social media surgeries are taking place in your area. #localgov

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