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Should I study online?

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Should I study online?

  1. 1. if i study online will I miss out?
  2. 2. I mean... what about teachers? classrooms? friends?
  3. 3. DOES STUDYING ONLINE MEAN WE CAN’T BE SOCIAL?
  4. 4. OF COURSE NOT! These days, 2/3 of internet users are on a social network
  5. 5. AFTER ALL, WE FALL IN LOVE ONLINE More than twice as many couples who married in 2010 met through online dating services than at a social event.
  6. 6. AND BREAK UP ONLINE IDUMP4U.com will end your relationship for you for $10.00.
  7. 7. WE WORK ONLINE By 2010, 44% of employers offered some telecommuting options
  8. 8. AND READ ONLINE By 2011, Amazon sold more e-books than paperbacks.
  9. 9. WE BUY In 2012, 167 million US consumers will shop on line
  10. 10. AND SELL ONLINE 26 percent of small businesses sell online exclusively
  11. 11. WE PLAY GAMES Approximately 20 million players have spent 17 billion hours on Xbox Live. That’s more than 2 hours for every person on the planet
  12. 12. AND LISTEN TO MUSIC Over 80 million people listen to music online through Pandora.
  13. 13. WE WATCH TV SHOWS
  14. 14. AND MOVIES ONLINE Online video viewing in the US is up 45 percent in 2012
  15. 15. 80 percent of all WE PAY BILLS households with Internet access, use online banking
  16. 16. WE WRITE WILLS You can now write your own wills online – in under an hour and often for much less than $100
  17. 17. WE PAY TAXES By 2010, 70% of taxpayers filed online.
  18. 18. AND SOMETIMES GET REFUNDS
  19. 19. WE FINDofJOBS 18 percent job interviews are now conducted via the Internet
  20. 20. AND PETS A recent web search for “pets online” generated 359,000,000 results.
  21. 21. AND EVEN HOUSES 82% of all home buyers begin their home search online.
  22. 22. WE PLAN A WEDDING 70 percent of brides create a website for their wedding.
  23. 23. OR A VACATION 60 percent of people plan their vacations online.
  24. 24. The average American Adult spends 13 WE MAKE FRIENDS hours a week  online—excluding e-mail.
  25. 25. AND MAKE MONEY 33 percent of Generation Y’ers turn to social media for guidance in investing
  26. 26. WE....
  27. 27. AND SOMETIMES WE EVEN #CHANGE THE WORLD
  28. 28. so if we are already being SO social online....
  29. 29. DOESN’T IT MAKE SENSE
  30. 30. THAT WE CAN LEARN ONLINE
  31. 31. AND NOT MISS OUT?
  32. 32. Changing the world one laptop at a time. www.thirdspacecreative.com

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