Hashtags: A History & Basic Guide

 By Lalida Sriyordsa Every minute, social media is changing around us. With the evolution of popular sites like Facebook and Instagram becoming integral parts of everyday life, the way we market our companies and businesses must also adapt to the way society conforms. If you’ve ever seen images followed with the pound sign and a […]

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Why Healthcare Needs Project Management

By Martin Wartenberg, UC Irvine Extension Instructor At the dawn of the 20th century, Wilbur and Orville Wright developed the first airplane capable of sustained heavier-than-air human flight. Working from their bicycle shop, the Flyer was built of spruce, linen, and wire, and fitted with a crude engine of their own manufacture. It flew successfully […]

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The Perils of Wishful Thinking

Authored by Janet DiVincenzo Recently a work colleague and I were discussing a project that has gone from bad to worse. Because she was in the thick of things, and I was only peripheral to the project, I was able to see the forest and the trees. My colleague was stuck in the trees. Maybe […]

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Remember the first time you enrolled with UCI Extension?

We’ve heard from many of our students that the decision to “go back to school” with Extension isn’t easy. Our students are busy adults, and scheduling is just one of many concerns for adult learners considering an Extension class or program. Will you share your thoughts with prospective students? We’re inviting Extension students and alumni […]

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