Change Yourself | Unplug, Unfriend, Unfollow, Unwind: Is That Sacrilege? (Room 6A)

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Event Date: 
August 6, 2011 - 1:30pm - 2:45pm
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Day 2
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Change Yourself

In a world of 24/7/365 connection: do you ever simply unplug? And in a world where people announce every Twitter follower milestone, have you ever gone through and pared down your list? Have you done spring cleaning online? Have you instituted regular offline days or hours? How about a whole month? Have you taken a blog or Facebook profile private? So, what’d you do with all that new-found free time and freedom? That previously unknown privacy? Can you, in fact, go back? Or are occasional eBreaks a way to propel yourself forward? Talk to Gwen Bell, who has been there and done that.