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Three Things to Remember About Online Privacy

Personal privacy is one of the most complex, confusing topics in the connected world. On the one hand, technology has made us hyper-connected, allowing us to communicate and collaborate in ways that our parents could never have imagined.

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Carrers is seeking a Digital Lead Designer in Chiswick, West London





Role: Digital Lead Designer

Location: Chiswick, London

Salary: £competitive

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a highly motivated and talented Digital Lead Designer to join the Multi-Channel Operations team at QVC.

Working for QVC’s multichannel platforms (Web, Apps, Mobile devices and TV) in accordance with brand guidelines  you’ll design and manage the graphic content we need to make our interactive experiences better that all the rest.

Working within a team of Web Designers, the Digital Lead Designer will create graphics content to in-house brand and style guidelines for multiple platforms.  Reporting to the Design Manager, they will contribute to the style, look and feel of the interactive platforms and support the Design Manager in ensuring that design work consistently answers the brief and that designs communicate the intended brand experience.

There is a fast turnover of graphics work so the right candidate will be required to deal with production amends and short-notice updates with maximum speed, efficiency and creativity, as well as help develop fresh, new design for our platforms.

This is a really exciting opportunity to get involved in a variety of projects on a global level and to interact with QVC teams all over the world. The role may also involve some global travel. It’s a friendly and fast paced team environment where you will be encouraged to learn and develop your skills.

You will have experience of designing for multiple digital platforms from concept to completion and strong web design skills are essential.  You should have creative flair and an eye for detail backed up by a strong background in graphic design, having graduated from a graphic design discipline your on-line portfolio should demonstrate the ability to create visual solutions that develop brand identity and consistency.

You must demonstrate strong interpersonal skills and a team focus.  Excellent time management skills are required to juggle a variety of tasks with a number of deadlines, liaising with a number of different departments within QVC.

You will have strong Mac and PC literacy with excellent knowledge and experience of Photoshop, Illustrator, and Dreamweaver, a really good understanding of XHTML5 and CSS and responsive design experience.

All applications to be accompanied by a digital portfolio or link to an on-line portfolio.  Closing date is Friday 30th Feb 2015.




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How Twitter helps you teach better

The Buttry Diary

At today’s meeting of the faculty of the Manship School of Mass Communication, I will be discussing why and how faculty should use Twitter.

Dean Jerry Ceppos asked me to discuss the topic following my discussion earlier this month about why editors should be active on Twitter. We agreed that a similar discussion of Twitter’s value in teaching communication students would be helpful.

Both to gather more views than just mine (and to demonstrate Twitter’s usefulness in crowdsourcing), I asked my tweeps:

My tweeps, as usual, were most helpful in their responses:

My examples lean more toward teaching journalism than the other specialties taught in the Manship School: political communication, advertising and public relations. I think a lot of the advice…

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Partono oggi i lavori per l’Internet Bill of Rights italiano


La cittadinanza digitale rappresenta “la nuova grande opportunità di rinnovamento civico del nostro tempo per una società senza frontiere, più aperta, più giusta, più inclusiva”: così Laura Boldrini, durante la conferenza sulla nuova governance di Internet della settimana scorsa. La dichiarazione si riferiva anche all’istituzione della Commissione di studio sulla Rete, voluta proprio dalla presidente della Camera, che inizia oggi i lavori e si occuperà di redigere un Bill of Rights italiana sui diritti e i doveri dei cittadini nell’età digitale.

L’intento è anche quello, ha continuato Boldrini, di creare nuove vie per “ridurre la distanza che oggi fa sentire così lontane le Istituzioni”. A far parte della Commissione sono stati chiamati, oltre ai deputati che si occupano di innovazione tecnologica, studiosi ed esperti del settore, tra cui Stefano Rodotà, che con il recente pamphlet Il mondo nella rete. quali i diritti, quali i vincoli ha indicato la necessità di una…

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