Networking in the virtual community

Sharing information is key to networking, and one of the greatest revolutions in recent years is the use of online opportunities and access to virtual communities. For younger generations this is the norm, but others may need to learn how to use and exploit virtual opportunities.

Richard Lockyer, personal coach, kindly contributed his experience to the following section.


A blog (short for web log) started out a bit like an online diary but over time has evolved into much more than this as it developed and expanded to meet people’s needs. As of September 2009, there were estimated to be over 125 million blogs in existence, so blogging ...

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