Trending Sources

70:20:10 - Beyond the Blend

Charles Jennings

There are many other examples of ‘blending’ learning stretching back into the past, too. University of Salford, UK. But it’s just a baby step.

Scaling the Heights of Language, its Learning, and its Teaching

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

The example of a murmuration is an example of complexity. Fractals emerge from dynamic processes that are recurrent. Algar 2005 p.

Purpose: The Word of 2016

Dan Pontefract

Another example to highlight regarding a firm putting a greater purpose on par with profit is Uncharted Play. Something had to be done. Purpose.

Harold Jarche » Interdependent Learning

Harold Jarche

would also encourage independent learners to share what they know so that the best learners could set an example. when you job shadow.  Canada

PKM 24

PKM: The Book

Harold Jarche

I have been writing about personal knowledge management on this blog since 2004. PKM helps individuals, organizations, and society.

PKM 69

Harold Jarche » Big Consulting Companies Jumping on Bandwagon 2.0

Harold Jarche

For example, what exactly is “Advanced&# Web 2.0 Selling large scale engagements (capable of supporting lots of billable hours) requires the ability to promise a process (for example, best practices) rather than results. " —Nassim Nicholas Taleb, PhD. link] ConstellationW hjarche: Want to change education? Canada

PKM 16

The Organization Needs to Ask Itself Tough Questions to Survive

Dan Pontefract

An example that comes to mind occurred roughly 50 years ago at NASA. Almost 20 years later, I suppose we are all haunted by the words of Bennis.

Knowledge as Recognition

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

The idea, for example, of knowledge as ''justified true belief'' dates back to Plato, who in Theaetetus argued that having a ''true opinion'' about something is insufficient to say that we know about something. child, for example, can learn a language even though not explicitly instructed. Take, for example, the colour red.

6 Fundraising Platforms That Have Disrupted Charitable Giving Forever

Beth Kanter

For example, we haven’t been raising money with the Internet for very long,” I said. Disrupting Fundraising Since: 2004. Enjoy!

UX Week Keynote Speaker Ken Jennings on Maps and Design

Adaptive Path

back in 2004, he was a humble software engineer from Salt Lake City. When Ken Jennings stepped onto the stage of the game show Jeopardy!

Can Innovation Continue to Drive Long-Term Economic Growth?

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Medicine offers another example. Has the ideas machine broken down? is the lead article in the January 12 issue of The Economist.  years.

Scaling Up Excellence: The Problem of More

Bob Sutton

example, when entrepreneurs talk about it, they are usually struggling. For example, when leaders of much larger organizations talk about.

Connective Knowledge and Open Resources

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

outlined my theory in the paper ‘Learning Networks’ in 2004 [link] and George wrote his important paper also in 2004. It was intended very deliberately to be an example of the theory we had formed over the previous four years, and not simply a place to talk about it. Take transportation, for example. They are quite right.

Yes, A Business CAN Disrupt Itself

Steve Denning

And in the process, they missed disruptive innovations that opened up new customers and markets for alternative blockbuster products.

Boil on

Doc Searls

Spurlock probes moral conflicts by living through them and sharing the process with his audience. Super Size Me , Spurlock’s hit from 2004, made almost that much on its opening day in May of that year, and passed $11.5 Today, for example, I opened an urgent notice from the U.S. just found it, so now I’ll finish it.

The MIT Forum on Future Cities

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

The Sense able City Lab was founded in 2004 by architect and engineer Carlo Ratti , who is a faculty member in MIT’s Department of Urban Studies and Planning.  Thus, the planet is undergoing a process of rapid urbanization, - one of the major forces impacting every aspect of societies and economies.  billion today. 

Dated best practices

Jay Cross

This appeared on SRI-Business Consulting’s  Learning on Demand page in April 2004. and Process. For example? Learning. Strategy.

The Audience Experience

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

But for me, localization is a bit different; it's a process where I fuse my own understanding of the locale (which you see though my photos I take, the references I make to other talks in the same conference, and the stories I tell about my local experience, plus a je ne sais quoi). There are advantages and disadvantages to both, he says.

When Words Get in the Way - Verbal Mediation Interferes with Spatial Imagery

Eide Neurolearning

But verbal overshadowing is a real phenomenon, and another example of counteracting processes of words and images in the brain.

Types 12

Why doesn’t management advance?

Steve Denning

Notorious examples include: The headline article, How To Fix Capitalism (HBR, January 2011). Business process reengineering ” is a notorious example in the early 1990s, while in 2011, “ shared value ” shows all the signs of following in its footsteps. c.      The virgin birth of management articles. Hasn't this happened before?

Critical Thinking and Knowledge Domains

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

That is to say, critical reading is not only a mechanism for study and representation (for example, 'close reading') but also a mechanism for drawing inferences and correcting errors. For example: Laser test on mars is called as a chemical test. For just a few examples: Amemic, Joel H. The same with critical thinking.

Micah Sifry: Why the Net’s effect on politics has disappointed us

David Weinberger

But there is a flaw in the examples Benkler puts in the Wealth of Networks. The most painful example: Egypt. and me. Try to read it.

The Role of Open Educational Resources in Personal Learning

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

IMS, for example, supports itself with amembership system. For example, - CC-by: that requires that the person who usesthe content attribute the content to whomever wrote it in the first place. So for example you have the endowment model. Body language, for example. No problem at all. And, they are networks. And so on.

The Future of Online Learning: Ten Years On

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Bandwidth is in the process of becoming ubiquitous, and though we may complain about the price, it is already, relatively speaking, cheap. Processing Computers have as well become more reliable. report from Gartner Consulting, for example, suggests that Windows Vista is collapsing under its own weight. Web 2.0

Reinventing Relationships

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Forty years ago, for example, the computer industry consisted primarily of expensive mainframes and supercomputers that only larger institutions could afford to buy and operate. IBM is not a consumer oriented company, especially since it sold its personal computer business to Lenovo in 2004.  Many challenges lie ahead. 

MOOC - The Resurgence of Community in Online Learning

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

The phenomenon of ''wrapped MOOCs'' will be described, and Downes will outline several examples of local support for global MOOCs. The implications for the French-speaking world of distance education will be considered, and Downes will outline strategies and examples of the use of MOOCs to promote linguistic diversity. What is a MOOC?

Education Technology Strategies - Day Two

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Some things will be directive - we continue to work on math, for example. This is a great example of experiential learning. Scrum in Educational IT - EduScrum - how can a manufacturing process work in our IT department? showing C)2 levels in a classroom in the UK (finding 4K ppm - concentration is impacted!) From 68%.

Where the Silicon Meets the Road

Andy McAfee

One of the best books about technology and its impact written in recent years is The New Division of Labor , by Frank Levy and Richard Murnane , which came out in 2004. One of the main examples used is piloting a bakery truck through a left turn in traffic. Levy and Murnane write. This is the world we live in now.

Humane microtargeting is here

David Weinberger

share much of this cynicism, and all the more acutely because my rose-colored glasses were polished by the 2004 Dean campaign. But we should also remember that we have a powerful example of microtargeting being used for building multiway, lateral conversations: The Web. Source: Joe Trippi ‘s book. Also, I got to watch up-close.)

News 14

From Trash Cans to Nokia: Is Creativity Innovation?

Steve Denning

Ms Cohen goes on to give other examples of inventions by users. In 2004, researchers at Nokia, the world’s leading mobile phone company, presented a prototype of a new kind of mobile phone to the senior management. No, it’s not, although the two are often confused. Inventions from the trash can. Reetz put a how-to guide on a Web site.

Identifying a collaboration platform

Harold Jarche

Here are some examples: Use blogs to replace group e-mails so that information can be updated on a given subject/topic. Work with management to fund and develop better tools and processes for workers. We started using Elgg for an online medical community of practice in 2004 after going through dozens of platforms.

eLgg 16

US education: a grave failure of national management & character

Steve Denning

None did in 2004. Studies show that US education also puts the future in peril. We need less talk and more effective action. Finn Jr.,

Not Your Father’s ROI

Jay Cross

CapGemini’s relaunch of its knowledge management initiatives offers a great example. The industrial age has run out of steam. Look at Chrysler.

ROI 56

Kirschner, Sweller, Clark (2006) - Summary

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Note: I'm posting this as an example of a rigorous examination and deconstruction of an academic paper. interferes with the natural processes by with learners draw on their unique prior experience and learning styles to construct new situated knowledge to achieve their goals." Bruner, 1961; Papert, 1980; Steffe& Gale,1995).

Publication Day For Scaling Up Excellence -- and Facebook's 10th Anniversary!

Bob Sutton

  In the early days, for example, when the site was restricted to college students, they had dozens of competitors.   cities. 

The OER Debate, In Full

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

The debate, available on the WSIS Community Platform , was quite an interesting debate, but there were numerous complaints from people who wanted to read and comment that the debate platform was inaccessible, that it was not possible to simply read a post and comment without going through a laborious vetting process by UNESCO staff. 2003).

Text-to-Speech Overview and NLP Quality

Tony Karrer

That said, at a developer’s conference in 2004, Bill Gates made the statement that that although speech technology was one of the most difficult areas, even partial advances can spawn successful applications. The focus of this post is around the quality of Text-to-Speech based on Natural Language processing. Here are some examples.

Guest Post: Adejare Amoo on an Industrialist’s Role in eLearning in Africa

Nancy White

think Adejare is my FIRST guest post since I started this blog May 26, 2004. Read on! And thanks to Adejare! Henry Chesbrough, UC Berkeley).

Strategy & Business Lists Hard Facts Among Decade's 10 Most.

Bob Sutton

WSJ CareerJournal | Though Now Routine, Bosses Still Stumble During the Layoff Process. 2004 Changing Minds: The Art and Science of Changing Our Own and Other People’s Min ds , by Howard Gardner. Bob Sutton. About Subscribe to this blogs feed Email Me Follow Me @ work_matters. Book Me For A Speech. Brightsight Group. Search. Again?

List 28

Informal, Social, Wirearchical Business

Harold Jarche

Intangible assets — a skilled workforce, patents and know-how, software, strong customer relationships, brands, unique organizational designs and processes, and the like — generate most of corporate growth and shareholder value,” wrote NYU Professor Baruch Lev in Harvard Business Review in June 2004. have called this Work 2.0