The social Web before social networks: a report from 2003
AUGUST 22, 2014
In 2003 it was becoming clear that we needed?—?and That was the theme of Clay Shirky ’s 2003 keynote at the ETech conference, the most important gathering of Web developers of its time. Clay’s 2003 analysis of the situation is awesome. ” But now (2003) we’re fully into the fully social web. ” Nah
diverse networks, strong relationships
SEPTEMBER 28, 2015
Sharing complex knowledge requires trusted professional relationships. ” – Tim Kastelle (2010). ” – Valdis Krebs (2015).
#C2Xmas Day 2: Samuel Pepys Diary
DECEMBER 2, 2016
The diary entries were published on this site daily, in real time, from January 2003 until May 2012, with readers discussing events each day.
Learning in a connected enterprise
MAY 12, 2014
In 2003 I was suddenly unemployed, jettisoned shortly before the learning technology company where I was CLO went bankrupt. complexity
Revenge is not sweet
FEBRUARY 2, 2014
It has a fascinating section where it discusses how often people take vengeful actions and whether they actually bring any relief. Togetherness
Serendipity is at the heart of today’s emerging society
APRIL 21, 2011
Serendipity is for me a deeply meaningful word. majority of the worthwhile connections I make these days come from Twitter.
Reserve your place for the webinar: Jane Hart in conversation with Jane Bozarth
FEBRUARY 18, 2012
Required: Windows® 7, Vista, XP or 2003 Server. Date: Wednesday, February 22, 2012. Time: 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM GMT | 1.30-2.30 PM ET | 10.30-11.30 AM PT. Reserve your seat for the webinar now – there are 100 places available - https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/511613190. System Requirements. PC-based attendees. Social learning
our future of work
FEBRUARY 15, 2015
First I did this as a freelancer, part of a new wave of work-from-home, globally-connected knowledge workers, beginning in 2003.
I Have Glimpsed the Future of Commercial Aviation. There Were Fewer Workers There.
FEBRUARY 26, 2014
Even though it seems Lufthansa has had its ‘Quick Boarding’ gates up and running since 2003, today was the first time I experienced one.
Non-Research Citations in the Siemens Research Study
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
APRIL 30, 2015
2003). New Directions for Higher Education, 2003(122), 5–12. Defending himself against my criticism of his recently released research study on distance and online learning, George Siemens tweets: Au contraire mon frère. The non-research citations are as selective and ill-informed as the formal citations. 2004). 2011). 2013). 2007).
70:20:10 - Beyond the Blend
MAY 5, 2015
In 2003 the UK Department of Education and Training defined it as “ learning which combines online and face-to-face approaches ”. itashare
working and living
NOVEMBER 6, 2015
percent between 2003 and 2013, according to NELP. call these Friday’s Finds. “They tried to bury us. They didn’t know we were seeds.”
One of the Best
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
FEBRUARY 16, 2012
He was inducted in the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum in 2003 as an Expo. Wikipedia
MAY 16, 2013
Note: this is a synthesis of several previous posts. Today it is less than 10%. similar shift is happening now.
Nailed! How managers develop proficiency
APRIL 18, 2013
14, no. 4, Winter 2003) . Informal Learning and the Transfer of Learning: How Managers Develop Proficiency. ” Michael D. Informal first!
APRIL 2, 2016
In the stall where I sat was a long conversation, in writing, between two squatters debating some major issue of the time. Until I got to the bottom.
Harold Jarche » LearnNB President calls for Humility
AUGUST 21, 2008
A Reading List That (Actually) Gets Read
FEBRUARY 26, 2014
This is a case study of the LEGO Group, focused most strongly on a all-in focus on innovation that almost sunk the company in 2003.
Harold Jarche » Your valued opinion on work and life in the 21st Century
MAY 23, 2008
Thanks for the code
MAY 12, 2012
later shifted to using Blogger (WordPress had just been created in 2003) with a link off my website. Drupal was too much for a mere blog.
Have social networks replaced groups?
AUGUST 25, 2014
Maxim Weinstein responded in an email to my post about what the social structure of the Internet looked like before Facebook, making the insightful point that Facebook meets the four criteria Clay Shirky listed for social software in his 2003 keynote at eTech. Here are the four with Max’s comments appended: 1. group can be widely open.
The Architecture of Access to Scientific Knowledge
APRIL 21, 2011
interviewed him in 2003 as part of the Open Education group Stephen and I were developing at the time. To date, much of Lessig’s work has targetted copyright through the lens of books, music, and video. He hasn’t spent much time on a far greater travesty: the closing access to scientific knowledge. Closure=bad.
Social networks and engineering serendipity in the workplace
APRIL 5, 2013
After introducing what Yahoo! The University of Chicago sociologist Ronald S. Serendipity has long been a key interest of mine.
Disruptive Innovation Revisited
JULY 9, 2014
The New Yorker described the article as “Rethinking the innovation craze.” But, a company doesn’t have to disappear to have been severely disrupted.
Can AI Help Translate Technological Advances into Strategic Advantage?
MAY 17, 2016
But it’s getting harder for our smart machines to truly impress us. These questions have no easy answers, as we have learned over the years.
Embedding Learning in Work: The Benefits and Challenges
NOVEMBER 17, 2014
If people learn as part of the workflow then this learning is more likely to impact performance in a positive way. itashare
Pirates Play Databall, Purge Postseason Drought
SEPTEMBER 27, 2013
Michael Lewis’s Moneyball came out in 2003 and popularized the story of the geek takeover of baseball, which has transformed the game.
Snow on the Water
AUGUST 3, 2014
I’ve been intrigued b y Fotopedia since it showed up in ’09, especially since I do a shitload of travel photography. In seven days.
Harold Jarche » SmartDraw 2007
OCTOBER 31, 2006
Would you recommend your L&D department?
MARCH 25, 2014
Fred Reichheld, The One Number You Need to Grow, Harvard Business Review, December 2003). Capturing L&D metrics too often entails asking the wrong people the wrong questions at the wrong time. Line leaders are a CLO’s most important customers. They judge the trade-offs in spending that determine L&D’s fate in the budget process.
Lean Principles in the Digital Economy
AUGUST 6, 2014
Such a pull approach to business is quite different from the push approaches of the past. But it then adds three additional management disciplines: .
Automation For The People
SEPTEMBER 11, 2015
In 2003, Maarten Goos and Alan Manning coined this phenomenon “job polarization”. Brynjolfsson used as an album title. will disappear by 2035.
Reflections on the early days of social networking as LinkedIn reaches 100 million users
MARCH 27, 2011
From there, Friendster was founded in 2002, LinkedIn and MySpace in 2003, and Facebook in 2004. Last week LinkedIn reached a significant milestone: 100 million users. On the occasion LinkedIn founder Reid Hoffman sent out an email to the first 100,000 users thanking them for being early adopters. Some have flourished. Enterprise 2.0
70:20:10 – Above All Else It’s a Change Agent
JANUARY 20, 2015
As Jay Cross pointed out back in 2003: “At work we learn more in the break room than in the classroom. That’s the nature of human learning.
British Psy Ops in Afghanistan
OCTOBER 27, 2012
Except for that, one of the last mentions was in 2003. Get your plaudits where you can, that’s what I say. So why the PR drive?
What is the theory that underpins our moocs?
JUNE 3, 2012
Integrative and holistic knowledge approaches, distributed across global networks (for example, how the virus that causes SARS in 2003 was identified).
Birgit Mager and the Evolution of Service Design
NOVEMBER 10, 2015
there were people talking about service design, I thought, “Oh wow, that’s wonderful, I need to talk to them.” We started to shape the Service Design Network in 2003 and it was really amazing to meet, share experiences, and envision perspectives for service design. Ayla Newhouse [AN]: How did you arrive at service design as your path?
“IT Doesn’t Matter” Ten Years Later
MAY 23, 2013
The article appeared in the May 2003 issue of the Harvard Business Review , where Carr was then an editor-at-large.
I Unfriended You On Facebook. Are We Still Friends?
FEBRUARY 13, 2012
You're reading fresh content from Dan Pontefract at Brave New Org: Facebook. Pinterest? Google+? Do I friend anyone I know? What about colleagues?
Bader A. Alsaleh - September 17, Riyadh - Summary Notes
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
SEPTEMBER 17, 2014
Bahrain, 2003 - students were prepared to work on a specific type of project. Bader A. Alsaleh (Professor, Instructional Design and Technology, King Saud University) @ba_alsaleh On 40 minutes, will present a number of ideas. Why are we interested in social media? What is the importance of talking about it? What is the relation to education?