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Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

When a computer or a user is directly connected into a network and is capable of interacting with it, for example by querying the contents of a database.

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Technology: Technology in Social Work Education

Jo Ann R. Coe Regan.

in Encyclopedia of Social Work

P ublished online June 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Occupations, Professions, and Work. 1446 words.

The increased use of technology applications, particularly the Internet, has resulted in the rapid development of technology-supported learning environments to deliver higher education....

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Evolution or Revolution?

James E. Coverdill and William Finlay.

in High Tech and High Touch

November 2017; p ublished online September 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Occupations, Professions, and Work. 9674 words.

This chapter considers how information technology and social media have shaped headhunting. It develops in three sections, the first focusing on how social media such as LinkedIn have made...

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The Hardest Job You’ll Ever Have

Carrie M. Lane.

in A Company of One

February 2011; p ublished online August 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Occupations, Professions, and Work. 6481 words.

According to the tenets of career management, all work is temporary, and a career is culled together through a variety of positions—short term and long, full time and part time,...

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Shifting paradigms

Sue Kenny, Marilyn Taylor, Jenny Onyx and Marjorie Mayo.

in Challenging the third sector

June 2015; p ublished online January 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Occupations, Professions, and Work. 6664 words.

The third sector and the nature of active citizenship are both changing rapidly. Indeed the sector may appear ever more confused as it appears to move simultaneously in opposite directions....

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Using Data for Growth

Kim Bobo and Marién Casillas Pabellón.

in The Worker Center Handbook

August 2016; p ublished online January 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Occupations, Professions, and Work. 2767 words.

This chapter offers suggestions on how to use data for worker center growth. Strong organizations know the importance of good data and invest people, money, and time into creating effective...

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Managing Money Well

Kim Bobo and Marién Casillas Pabellón.

in The Worker Center Handbook

August 2016; p ublished online January 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Occupations, Professions, and Work. 3606 words.

This chapter offers guidance for worker center volunteers and staff who have little experience in handling organizational funds and want to make sure they have adequate systems in place to...

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Mothers Unite!

Jocelyn Elise Crowley.

May 2013; p ublished online August 2016 .

Book. Subjects: Occupations, Professions, and Work. 384 pages.

This book envisions a genuine, universal world of workplace flexibility that helps mothers who stay at home, those who work part time, and those who work full time balance their commitments...

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Social Work Education: Electronic Technologies

Philip M. Ouellette and David Wilkerson.

in Encyclopedia of Social Work

P ublished online June 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Direct Practice and Clinical Social Work; Occupations, Professions, and Work. 3344 words.

The growth in technological advances in recent years has revolutionized the way we teach, learn, and practice social work. Due to increases in educational costs and the need for students to...

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Virtual Communities of Practice

Mary Pender Greene.

in Encyclopedia of Social Work

P ublished online March 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Social Work Macro Practice; Occupations, Professions, and Work. 8626 words.

Sociologists and social workers have long been invested in understanding the role of communities in shaping identities and influencing behavior; however, the study of virtual communities is...

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Technology: Technology in Micro Practice

Jerry Finn.

in Encyclopedia of Social Work

P ublished online June 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Public and Nonprofit Management; Direct Practice and Clinical Social Work; Occupations, Professions, and Work. 1464 words.

Online therapy is the delivery of supportive and therapeutic services over the Internet. Online therapy offers the advantages of convenience and increased access to services. Service...

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Digital Technology in Social Work

Frederic G. Reamer.

in Encyclopedia of Social Work

P ublished online January 2015 .

Article. Subjects: Direct Practice and Clinical Social Work; Social Work Macro Practice; Occupations, Professions, and Work. 8052 words.

Digital, online, and other electronic technology has transformed the nature of social work practice and education. Contemporary social workers can provide services to clients by using...

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