Jane Bozarth, Ed.D., is an internationally known trainer, speaker, and author. She is the author of Pfeiffer's E-Learning Solutions on A Shoestring; Better Than Bullet Points: Creating Engaging E-Learning with PowerPoint; From Analysis to Evaluation, and, with Jim Kouzes & Barry Posner, The Challenge Continues. In addition to her work as Elearning Coordinator for the state of North Carolina, USA, Dr. Bozarth is the Social Media Strategist of InSync Training, LLC and she is also a moderator of a number of popular Twitter real-time #lrnchat sessions.
It's very accessible (an index would help in further editions) and has some good resources I wasn't aware of.
Jane walks the reader through useful ways that a trainer can use social media to enhance and extend any training event or learning experience.
Nevertheless, I'm certain that this book will be very useful for a trainer seeking to take advantage of Social Media.
Bozarth's book came highly recommended from a favorite SDSU professor, Jim Marshall. A definite ROI. I highly recommend the book.Published 13 months ago by Hal Raines
If you know very little about Social media tools this is the right place to start. If you have used Fxcebook, Twitter etc at all there is less to be gained from this publication.Published 14 months ago by Curtis Springstead
This is not a very large book, but it contains a lot if good ideas. I have used several of them already, and plan to try more. Read morePublished 20 months ago by DrJimLewis
Jane Bozarth's new book, "Social Media for Trainers: Techniques for Enhancing and Extending Learning" must be on every learning and development professional reference reading list. Read morePublished on January 3, 2012 by Helen Blunden
Scared to death of social media, or swear you'll never use it? Get over it with the help of Jane Bozarth's excellent, practical book. Read morePublished on January 20, 2011 by Karie Willyerd
I really enjoyed this book. It was an easy read and is packed with a lot of "useful" suggestions on how to get started with Social Learning. Read morePublished on December 2, 2010 by Leatrice
I consider myself an active, knowledgeable, and savvy social media user in a professional sense, even though I am no expert, so there were times when I wanted to skip or skim... Read morePublished on September 8, 2010 by William Cushard