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How emojis are influencing engagement and interaction in our lives

How emojis are influencing engagement and interaction in our lives

Emojis have become ubiquitous with 92% of the online population using them. So why are they popular and how are they influencing engagement and interaction?

By: Ben Waugh
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TEF, Student Outcomes & Engagement 

TEF, Student Outcomes & Engagement 

On June 21 2017, in the UK, the Teaching Excellence Framework (“TEF”) was published to an accompanying cacophony of controversy. 

By: Mark Beilby
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How can a polling app like Meetoo help to get your new academic year off to a good start?

How can a polling app like Meetoo help to get your new academic year off to a good start?

It might have been a tough slog to get to the end of this final semester/term but the end is in sight...oh no, wait...now the planning starts for the next academic year! The summer break may be just on the horizon but whether you’re taking a well-earned break or starting your planning for the next year straight away, we thought we’d pull together some ideas for your welcome sessions for new students.

By: Sophie Thomas
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10 Top Meetoo Tips (The Countdown)

10 Top Meetoo Tips (The Countdown)

Our customers often ask us for a top tip when using Meetoo... so, to settle an internal debate we decided to run a webinar based on top tips from the Meetoo Team and asked our customers to vote on what they thought was the best tip.

By: Ben Waugh
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3 major perks of employee engagement

3 major perks of employee engagement

In trying to please all party’s it's easy for employers to feel overwhelmed with differing strategies to succeed at employee engagement and improving the working environment. In this blog, we look at the three main benefits that managers should prioritise for maximum employee engagement and satisfaction. Eyes on the prize…

By: Ben Waugh
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Harnessing Disruptive Technology in Higher Education

Harnessing Disruptive Technology in Higher Education

The business of colleges and universities is the creation and diffusion of knowledge. The commonplace perception in Western societies, since the end of World War II, has been that completing a college or university course and obtaining a degree equate to better job prospects, higher earning potential, and a comfortable future.

By: Mark Beilby
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What’s new and FAQs - June 2017

What’s new and FAQs - June 2017

Hot on the heels of May’s Meetoo product update which saw the introduction of a new ‘Open Text’ polling option and updated ‘Projector’ display including the ability to see messages automatically sort themselves by ‘Likes’, we’re pleased to announce… there’s more…

By: Peter Eyre
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Why businesses should ditch paper feedback forms and use a polling app

Why businesses should ditch paper feedback forms and use a polling app

Once again, the UK are in the throes of dissecting another General Election and social media is ablaze with impassioned discussions about party policies. Despite some fairly frank conversations in the Meetoo office, this blog is not about the political manifesto’s but our own manifesto (of sorts) on finding a better way to obtain and review employee feedback.

By: Sophie Thomas
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How Can Social Media Be Successfully Used in the Classroom?

How Can Social Media Be Successfully Used in the Classroom?

Today, an increasing number of lecturers are integrating social media channels such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest into their lessons. Since Facebook originally started in Harvard University before spreading to other colleges in the US, it is interesting to look at the role of social media in education today, a decade on from its creation.

By: Aleksandra Perisic
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Tips for choosing the right tool to engage students

Tips for choosing the right tool to engage students

Increasing student engagement and lecture participation can be difficult, even for the most experienced of educators. That's why these two issues are the main targets/objectives every educator is after.

By: Aleksandra Perisic
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