Tuesday, August 16

Day: August 16, 2014

How digital natives can become better digital professionals
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How digital natives can become better digital professionals

Online Report: Photo taken from Hootsuite Blog With social media use among adults growing more common every year, it seems like a natural solution to harness those online activities into a potential career, reports Hootsuite Blog. However, being a social media expert requires more than just growing up in a slow transition from a Myspace to a Facebook profile - turning into the so-called social natives. In order to ensure the social natives’ skills are used to their full potential, there is a need for a structured social media education program. It’s challenging for educators to find the best ways to teach in a field that is in such a constant state of flux as social media. In the past, Hootsuite has reached out to Karen Freberg, the Assistant Professor of Strategic Communications at t...
Rab nabs 7 carjackers
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Rab nabs 7 carjackers

Online Report: Rapid Action Battalion members have nabbed a ringleader and six members of a carjackers' gang from Dhaka and Sylhet. The elite force also seized seven stolen cars and one motorcycle during the drives, said Captain Maksudul Alam, assistant director of Rab’s Legal and Media Wing. Ringleader Abdul Alim and his two associates -- Al-Amin Islam Rubel and Jashim Uddin – were held on Friday while Md Bachchu Miah, Shohag Miah, Md Imran Hossain Shamim and Ajam Khan were detained early today. Rab conducted the drives after receiving a complaint from one Abdullah Al Mamun saying that his car was stolen from Mirpur area in the capital on July 8. Seven private cars seized by Rapid Action Battalion from carjackers possession are kept at its headquarters in the capital Saturday. Photo: ...