When Bill, a 40-something displaced worker taking classes at Milwaukee Area Technical College, was told he would be required to engage in several forms of social media throughout a course, he balked at the idea.
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“His arms were folded, and he said politely but firmly that he didn’t think social media was ‘worth’ using,” said Larry Domine, an instructor for the course. Domine told Bill to just follow his instructions, anyway.
“Just do everything I tell you,” he recalled telling the...