What are ‘Public’ Services

Public service organisations are highly complex for many reasons. As such it is important that any education or training for public service workers is tailored to the public service context. One particular aspect of this complexity is the nature of the ‘public’ who they serve. I was (along with others) really sorry when the excellentContinue reading “What are ‘Public’ Services”

Twitter and Student Engagement

Yesterday I had one of those experiences that remind me why I love my job. I met a group of academics from King Saud University, one of the world’s top universities. I had been asked to speak about the use of Twitter as a way to promote student engagement. The response was really terrific. LotsContinue reading “Twitter and Student Engagement”

Why You Should Tweet!

Share “ I will #livetweet on use of twitter in research next Wed at 1215. Using #phdtweet. Please join in. More info to follow. #highered #loveHE Ian Elliott Fri, Apr 20 2012 05:03:39 ReplyRetweet Share Start of my #phdtweet talk on why PhD students should use Twitter. ian_c_elliott Fri, Apr 27 2012 08:24:29 My initialContinue reading “Why You Should Tweet!”