Dissemination of Practice

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Book Chapter

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The sharing of information and knowledge is vitally important for advancement in all professional fields. This is true in research and in education. Technology leaders have a responsibility to their organizations to remain current in technology trends and practices. There are many ways that this can be accomplished, but some of the best are attending and presenting at conferences, publishing academic articles, and becoming involved in professional organizations. This chapter is dedicated to giving relevant, useful information about each of these methods of sharing information and what technology leaders may expect. There is also a list of resources to aid in further reading.