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Why Organizations Don’t Learn

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Where organic, bottom-up meets corporate top-down. The resemblance of their suggestions and the content of Real Learning is uncanny. India. The answer?

What is Real Learning?

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How to learn socially, experientially, and informally. Learn how to learn. Real Learning in Pictures (illustrations from the book).

New Book: Aha! 75 Ways to Work Smarter

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My new book, Aha!, is for all those people we’ve made responsible for their own learning. This is the missing manual. No classrooms. expect Aha!

Two types of knowledge

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Explicit Knowledge. #1 is explicit knowledge. By definition, explicit knowledge can be captured in words. It’s the facts. Answers on Jeopardy.

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15 essentials for successful learning

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“A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds.” ” Ralph Waldo Emerson, Self-Reliance. Most learning is self-directed.

I’ve been depressed. You?

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I’ve been depressed. It’s a form of going crazy. lost interest in my work, stopped blogging and taking photos. became a near-hermit. . Hallelujah!

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Through the Workscape Looking Glass

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Your Workscape is everything in your organization except the training department. It’s the biggest frame of the big picture. Everything is connected.

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Real Learning

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“Those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.” ” –George Bernard Shaw. is becoming  Real Learning. ” Cool.

Real Learning explained

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Excerpt from interview with Learnnovators. Jay: I’d be delighted. Real Learning helps workers build a sound learning process. Teach a man to fish.…”

Last days of the world’s fastest ocean liner

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On its inaugural voyage in 1952, the sleek S.S. We were to travel on the S.S. United States! Another military brat and I landed our own cabin. The S.S.

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Future of Education 2020 Summit

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For the first couple of hours there was zero audience participation. Finally, Naturally, I was first in line. said I felt like I was in a college silo.

Leave Learning to Employees, sort of

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Leave Learning to Employees. By Kate Everson. CLO magazine November 2015. They don’t need him any more. What nonsense. What does this do to morale?

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Real Learning explained graphically

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These are graphics from the. current edition of Real Learning. The Real Learning Project. The Real Learning Book. Buy Real Learning for $2.99.

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Be a humanist

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An intimate group of Fortune 50 CLOs invited me to talk with them about how to make the most of informal learning. That’s my personal view.

Athens to Istanbul

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Travel athens cruise greece greek islands windstar

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Conferences can be better, a whole lot better

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The conference business is booming yet every participant has some major gripe about the way conferences are run. We all think we know better. Design

Price of Real Learning going from $2.99 to $6.99

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The price of the pdf version of Real Learning will increase from $2.99 to $6.99 on October 25th, a week from today. Buy enough for your team now.

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Jane Hart’s Top 100 Learning Tools

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It’s enlightening to review what’s best in the toolbox. My top tools for learning are: Experience. Friends. Books. WordPress. Twitter.

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Falling behind

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72% of eighteen Fortune 100 CLOs told me their people are not growing fast enough to keep up with the needs of the business. .

Airline madness

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I’m writing this from the first class cabin on a United flight from Houston to Munich. Dumb as dirt. Bait and switch. Oh, silly me. Aggravation.

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Where I’m coming from

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These are my core beliefs about how to get along in the world. Here’s how I saw it in 2001: PEOPLE. Perception is reality. Placebos work. THINGS.

Think for yourselves, plagiarists

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In 2006, Jossey-Bass published a book of mine on Informal Learning. The book says that “Work = Learning; Learning = Work.” Thankcom. Shame.

Enterprise Learning & Digital Transformation

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Enterprise Learning takes learning beyond the training department into the overall extended enterprise, the “Workscape.” What do you think?

Project Aha!

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My bookshelves groan under more than 200 books on learning and development. (I’ve recycled many to get down to this.) None that I know of.

50 suggestions for implementing 70-20-10

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Things should be as simple as possible, but no simpler. implementing 70-20-10 is not simple. Today the series is complete. The potential is great.

50 suggestions for implementing 70-20-10

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50 suggestions for implementing 70-20-10. part 1 of 5. People learn their jobs by doing their jobs. Effective managers make stretch. Acknowledgements.

The principles of learning

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This talk had a profound effect on my thinking. It holds up damn well today. Learning About Learning: Lessons from the Trenches. It’s richer. Just Ja

Benchmarking Online Learning

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Fascinating data. WHAT KEEPS WORKERS FROM LEARNING ONLINE? 63% lack of time for self-study. 40% can’t find what they need. 91% team collaboration.

Learning Styles, ha, ha, ha, ha

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I wrote this post in Thursday, December 08, 2005, but I’m reposting it here because some people still have not got the message. Just Jay

Peeragogy

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In his keynote presentation at Online Educa Berlin last week, Howard Rheingold emphasized co-learning. Housed on a wiki, Peeragogy keeps on improving.

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Big Data at Google

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To see Big Data at work, look to Google, where number-crunching on a massive scale has changed hiring and management practices. Measurements and analytics rule at Google. All people decisions at Google are based on data and analytics,” according to Kathryn Dekas, a manager in Google’s “people analytics” team. The blades start moving in 60 seconds.

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Monterey Car Week

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Thursday morning we arrived at Ocean Avenue in Carmel just in time to catch the arrival of the cars in the Tour d’Elegance. Things have changed.

The Puzzler

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Help me figure out what’s gone haywire with my Macs. My keyboard has gone wacko. Last night I cleaned the Bluetooth keyboard I use with my iMac.

Imagining the internet. It’s what futurists do.

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The 2014 Survey: Impacts of AI and robotics by 2025. very good read. Opinions from all the hot shots. Just Jay The Future The process of Innovation

Blab with me

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Have you tried Blab  yet? Optionally, Blab records and archives conversations. Click for recording. Blab is tightly integrated with Twitter.

Jay Changes Direction

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My book Aha! Learn for Yourself challenges readers to consider where they’ve been in their careers and where they’re headed. Student.

New Book from Jay. Almost.

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The draft of my new book, Aha!, 21 Ways to Work Smarter and Become Who You Are , is on sale for $12. I don’t write books the way I used to.

Back to ground zero thinking

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Twenty days into vacation and my obsession with work has finally disappeared. To add insult to injury, my cruise line censors content. 3leaWV. Travel

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Informal Learning – the other 80%

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Years ago a start-up commissioned me to write a white paper that would help put them on the map. wrote the paper that follows. Execution is the goal.

Hacked on Skype. No collateral damage. Whew!

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This morning I awoke to find messages from a dozen friends asking, “Did you send me this?” ”). wrote everyone, “This is spam.

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