As an avid Networking- Career Advisor I meet business professionals everywhere. When we exchange business cards I make it a habit to date the back of the card and write down where I met this person. Of course I do this when I get back to the office. It works for me.
Sharing knowledge and experience benefits not only the student but the instructor. As the range of online students continues to broaden, the more strategies and successes can share, the more relevant and impactful the student's learning can be.