After an intense 12 day of blogging, we have come to my final reflection post. Admittedly, I struggled with churning out a decent post throughout this module. Each topic varied differently and the points of discussion were always somehow linkable. A preliminary research had to be conducted before critically assessing and evaluating relevant information for […]Read more "THIS WAS WELL WORTH IT"
Through Open Access, it has definitely paid great dividends for me as a student by presenting a plethora of knowledge for me to build upon. There are indeed many contrasting takes to both a content producer and an end-user. As discussed by my peers in their posts, raising issues such as the autonomous accessibility which poses […]Read more "TOPIC 5 – REFLECTION"
Open Access or OA, refers to online research outputs that are free of all restrictions on access and use. Importance of OA Simply put, OA allows for the sharing of knowledge as well as accelerating research, which is mainly what the Web was originally intended for. Anyone is granted the autonomy to locate and retrieve the research […]Read more "TOPIC 5 – OPEN ACCESS"
The diverse forms of ethical issues posed by social media made this one of the hardest topics to address. Individuals recognize but balance, interpret and practice ethics in contrasting ways according to personal values. “Ethics and law are not the same. An action may be legal but unethical or illegal but ethical.” (David […]Read more "TOPIC 4 – REFLECTION"
Ethical Issue The definition of an ethical issue can be described as a dilemma or situation which requires an individual or organization to select between alternatives that can be evaluated as ‘ethical’ (right) or ‘unethical’ (wrong).(Business Dictionary) Social Media in Business Social media has evolved and revolutionized the course for organizations to conduct businesses. A constant creation […]Read more "Topic 4 – ETHICAL ISSUE OF SOCIAL MEDIA"
Creating an authentic digital professional profile has become ubiquitous in today’s society. This topic presented the challenge of grasping the concept of ‘authentic’ while portraying a ‘professional’ profile at the same time. Through the collective thoughts in my peers’ post, blogging (what we have been doing these days) and the utility of LinkedIn have […]Read more "Topic 3 – Reflection"
The first impression you create, if not indelible, certainly a significant determinant in how others may feel towards you. How individuals connect and create that impression have been abridged through the conventions of various social media platforms, E.g, Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Instagram … etc. The transparency of an individual’s online activities as discussed in my […]Read more "TOPIC 3 – PROFESSIONAL DIGITAL PROFILE"