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Design for Search

Tony Karrer

Most of our activity is looking up information, so the most common use case is search, evaluate, keep, organize. In 2004, about 40% of people visited a homepage and then drilled down to where they wanted to go and 60% use a deep link that took them directly to a page or destination inside a site. The rest search and get straight there.

An Amazing Story About a Certified Asshole on This American Life.

Bob Sutton

Search. Rakesh Khurana: Searching for a Corporate Savior: The Irrational Quest for Charismatic CEOs. Rakesh Khurana: Searching for a Corporate Savior: The Irrational Quest for Charismatic CEOs. Bob Sutton. About Subscribe to this blogs feed Email Me Follow Me @ work_matters. Book Me For A Speech. Brightsight Group. Again? Max H.

Introducing Findings

Steven Berlin Johnson

blog post I had written about Devonthink in 2004 had included this little riff: The other thing that would be fascinating would be to open up these personal libraries to the external world. And the social component means you can do the kind of “searching someone else’s library” that I was dreaming of seven years ago.

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Rethinking John Wanamaker

Doc Searls

In “ The Waste in Advertising is the Part That Works ,” (Journal of Advertising Research, December, 2004, pp. Brilliant bit. 401.).

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Is Design Thinking the “New Liberal Arts”?

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Design is no longer just for physical objects, e.g. cars, bridges, shoes, jewelry, smartphones. Let me explain.

The race to platform education

George Siemens

As liberating as the web is, tremendous centralization of control is occurring in numerous spaces: Google in search/advertising/Android, Amazon in books/cloud computing, Facebook in social networks, etc. I use a smaller range of tools today than I did five years ago. guess that’s why Facebook is now bigger than the web was in 2004.

Business or Pleasure? - why not both: Larry's magic numbers - bite.

Martijn Linssen

from 2004 to 2009 SAP revenue grew 42.7% from 2004 to 2009 Oracle revenue grew 128.4% over 2004 to 2009 SAP has an average profit% of 25.7%

Becoming MOOC

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

student who cannot navigate complex websites, search for and assess resources, or make new friends through a social network may have difficulty navigating through a cMOOC. Siemens, 2004) What, then, would promote learner efficacy even in chaotic or noisy environments? 2004, December 12). There are two types of MOOCs. Baron, S.

Growing a Bigger Brain with a Larger Social Network

Eide Neurolearning

But is having a bigger amygdala better? Actually the data about having a larger vs. smaller amygdala is still unclear.

What and who are we?

Doc Searls

Thanks to the Library of Economics and Liberty for making those searches possible.) The word customer   appears four times. That is, nameless.

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Bring on The Live Web

Doc Searls

For example, we could search in real time, but search engine indexes were essentially archives, no matter how often they were updated.

Generation Rwanda: Two Stories

Beth Kanter

The exhibition in the Museum has three main sections. Germaine:  A Social Entrepreneur. Favorite:   On A Mission To Help Children in Rwanda.

Real Profitability Part I: The Big Three and Four

Martijn Linssen

rounded everything down to one digit, and then did the math. Percentages are important, but most important are percentages of percentages of course.

We Are All New Immigrants to the Hyperconnected World

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

These companies and technologies had not been born or were in their infancy in 2004, yet they are now a major part of our conversations.  In these short number of years, we have moved from a flat to a hyperconnected world. The THINK Forum included a number of talks and panels which looked at leadership from a number of different angles.

The Role of Open Educational Resources in Personal Learning

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Itused to be the case – it’s not now because Google stepped in – that if you dida search for a topic that is covered by Wikipedia, you couldn’t find theWikipedia article. All you’d hit were these commercial versions, because theycan afford to pay for search engine optimization and Wikipedia can’t. They’ve been search-engine optimized.

Learning Trends 2014


TinCan is not a "replacement" for SCORM 2004 or SCORM 1.2. First, organizations are still really struggling with mobile learning.

The Irony of The New Times Reporting on "Knowledge Jobs"

Nine Shift

The New York Times has only used the term "knowledge jobs,"  according to its own search engine, a total of four times. January 6, 2004. And, if you read the last paragraph in this post: Plus, oh my, the irony! Last month The New York Times used, probably for the first time, the term "knowledge jobs" in a front page story.  . And yet.

A New Style of Work

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Tom himself made such a transition when in 2004 he left his position as the Silicon Valley reporter for the Financial Times to found Silicon Valley Watcher , one of the first journalists to leave a position with a major newspapers to make a living as a journalist blogger. In some ways, this is the way Hollywood has been working for decades. 

The Future of Online Learning: Ten Years On

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Often user interaction is provided – the user might type a term into a search widget, for example – and often some form of processing is requested at the remote website. Fenning, 2004) We continue to organize classes in grades, sorted, especially in the earlier years, by age. In this essay I offer a renewal of those predictions. Web 2.0

EPSS and ePerformance

Tony Karrer

In a comment in my post Amusing Findings in Keywords Jack Pierce asked: I'm searching for the right term for what a lot of us do when we do EPSS type solutions. Now, go to get plenty of hits if you search ecoaching, or eperformance, for that matter, but they mostly do not have to do with anything related to elearning.

Kirschner, Sweller, Clark (2006) - Summary

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

2004 Agree with Mayer's 2004 recommendation that we "move educational reform efforts from the fuzzy and unproductive world of ideology Note: I'm posting this as an example of a rigorous examination and deconstruction of an academic paper. Bruner, 1961; Papert, 1980; Steffe& Gale,1995). person carrys out action, sees effect ii.

The OER Debate, In Full

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

It wasn’t until version 2.0 of the CC licenses (May 24, 2004) that attribution became mandatory on every license. Employ the following search text in Google: “locke ‘removes out of the state of nature’”. Search your local bookstore for the public domain version of Locke’s Second Treatise ; you won’t find it. 2004, September 7).

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

David Weinberger

So there’s a lot of soul searching to be done by the tech community. It is not a perfect transcript of the event. and me. Try to read it.

Not Your Father’s ROI

Jay Cross

The July issue of Chief Learning Officer is now available online. Productivity in a Networked era: Not Your Father’s ROI. Look at General Motors.

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

Bob Sutton

Search. Rakesh Khurana: Searching for a Corporate Savior: The Irrational Quest for Charismatic CEOs. Rakesh Khurana: Searching for a Corporate Savior: The Irrational Quest for Charismatic CEOs. 2004 Changing Minds: The Art and Science of Changing Our Own and Other People’s Min ds , by Howard Gardner. Bob Sutton. Again?

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The New Entrepreneurship: Back to the Roots of the American Dream

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

This is not just a case of companies moving jobs overseas in search of lower costs.  Other major studies, like the 2004 US National Innovation Initiative have made similar recommendations. The latest figures from the Bureau of Labor Statistics show that the US unemployment rate continues to hover around 9%.  Not at all. 

MOOC - The Resurgence of Community in Online Learning

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

cultural organization may want to promote an idea, but it will also have financial needs, and will soon search for business models to sustain its online course. In this presentation Stephen Downes addresses the question of how massive open online courses (MOOCs) will impact the future of distance education. What is a MOOC? What thoughts?

About Nancy White | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Home About Full Circle Contact Resources Wiki Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Nov 03 2007 About Nancy White Published by Nancy White Nancy J. In research conducted by Jenny Ambrozek and Joe Cothrel , Nancy was listed as one of the “top influencers&# in the industry. United States.

Tabbing into the New Year

Doc Searls

DIY radio with PODcasting | Doc Searls’ IT Garage  In which I predicted, in September 2004, when a search for “Podcasting” brought up just 24 results, that it would be huge. The Technology of Us: Getting to the heart of humanity in a technology-driven world eBook: Ken Tuchman: Kindle Store. Give him some.

Harold Jarche » Wake up and smell the coffee

Harold Jarche

" —Nassim Nicholas Taleb, PhD. link] ConstellationW hjarche: Want to change education? Recruiting was second and IT infrastructure was third.


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

Eide Neurolearning

A colleague recently mentioned the work of Jonathan Schooler who discovered that talking about a problem interfered with problem solving by insight.

Measuring What Matters: From Outputs to Outcomes: Part 2

Steve Denning

The methodology is explained in detail in Mike Cohn’s classic book, User Stories Applied (2004) and summarized in chapter 6 of my book, The Leader’s Guide to Radical Management (2010). As the user of a job search Web site, I want to be able to find and apply for jobs that might interest me. Measuring outcomes: customer delight. 58–65.

My Moodle Test


didn’t believe it myself, so I did the following Google search: “Moodle and standards.” On the first page I ran into the following post entitled On Open Source, Open Standards, and Lock-in. Its 18 months old, so I did a quick search of the Moodle forums to see what the status of the SCORM export feature is today. It’s a one-way trip.

Doc Searls Weblog · Future to Newspapers: Jump in the river

Doc Searls

Unless, of course, it’s been fed out through syndication and picked up by a news reader or feed search engine (e.g. It’s olds.

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A spot of reflection – shifting from me to we | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

have been a part the first two e/merges (2004 and 2006). Right now there are raspberries and strawberries ripening in my garden. Flowers.

A handslide victory

Mind Hacks

The Economist reports on new research finding that searches for internet porn increased in states who backed the winning party in an election.

“Complicated” vs. “Complex”

Martijn Linssen

Kassel, GE: Kassel University Press, 2004. Kauffman, Stuart, At Home in the Universe: The Search for Laws of Self- Organization and Complexity, New York: Oxford University Press, 1995. Someone asked for comment, I offered it. You can imagine the entertaining exchanges, which led to his posting these observations on his LinkedIn group.

Domino’s: It Takes More Than Campaigns To Look Good Naked

Steve Denning

Despite the recent gains, Domino’s share price is still barely ahead of where it was in 2004.  . Image via Wikipedia. Something bad happens?

Informal Learning Technology

Tony Karrer

Downes, Theory of Learning Networks, 2004) PLE functions: aggregate remix repurpose feed forward It's interesting to see this perspective on the PLE where it is part of the Connectivism course and students are naturally motivated (or required) to share. There's a fantastic post by Stephen Downes - New Technology Supporting Informal Learning.

4 Meetings, 6 Planes, and lots of amazing friends | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

There are hundreds of pictures to be sorted, stories to be captured and lessons to be reflected upon. So this little post is the toe back in the water!