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DJ Week 7

We are getting a lot of things done. Both Liz and I have figured out what we’re doing for social media, and we’re planning to create 10 posts together over Spring Break. Fele and Haley are starting to set up interviews for videos that will start getting posted BIWEEKLY after break. I’m really excited to … Continue reading DJ Week 7

Attracting Diverse Sellers into the Sharing Economy

Airbnb, Uber, Lyft, VRBO are unique in that they are not focused on attracting customers, instead they are focused on attracting sellers. Without sellers (those who would share their homes or drive others around) the online sharing platforms collapse. The demand for the sharing economy is strong and seems to be growing. In order to […]

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DJ Week 6

There was no prompt so I guess I’ll update. This week has been better. We have now established a better plan of what we’re doing. Haley and Fele are doing something for video editing while Liz and I are starting to work on social media using Canva. The group dynamic is kind of weird because … Continue reading DJ Week 6

DJ Week 5

We started talking about our fears and anxieties for this project today. Honestly a lot of thing scare me. I don’t like the free reign we’ve been given to do this project, because it just means there’s a lot of things she may not like about our ideas. Honestly, I’m happy this is group work, … Continue reading DJ Week 5

DJ Week 4

Share how your group’s brainstorming process went in class on Tuesday. It honestly went really well. I was really concerned about how we would be able to do this project to the best of our abilities with the time we have left but, now, we have a better idea of what we want to do. … Continue reading DJ Week 4

Week 3 Readings

Conduct your own library and/or online search and locate and read at least one article that pertains to your client’s mission/focus/audience. Share your articles with the rest of your group and read each other’s. Submit the bibliographic info (author, title, publisher, date) or URL(if appropriate) in Canvas for this assignment.  (Adele Uphaus-Conner, Fairy Godmother Project … Continue reading Week 3 Readings

DJ Week 3

Tell us about your client interview. How did it go? What are you excited about? What do you think will be the biggest challenges.  I was really nervous for the interview, but Elizabeth honestly calmed my nerves. It went pretty well….Haley asked a lot of questions, and our client was able to answer them all. … Continue reading DJ Week 3

DJ Week 2

Think about a digital project you’ve worked on in the past and consider what were your goals and what were your tactics. Were these clear to you before you started the project? If so, how did this help you? If not, when and how did they become clear? To change it up from the last … Continue reading DJ Week 2

DJ Week 1

Second, write/create your first entry. Introduce yourself to the class (and the world) in whatever way you’re comfortable. Then do one of the following:  Tell us about a digital project from your past. What did you create and why? How did you tackle the project? What went well and what would you differently? –> A … Continue reading DJ Week 1


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