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How Your Nonprofit Can Make the Most of Its LinkedIn Profile

Beth Kanter

How Your Nonprofit Can Make the Most of Its LinkedIn Profile – Guest Post by Victoria Michelson. What has been your experience?

Getting More Value from Your Social Media

Kevin Wheeler

Organizations are creating Facebook fan pages, LinkedIn groups and so on with little understanding of their goals for doing so.  Many organizations have a Twitter account, a Facebook fan page, a LinkedIn page and perhaps other social media vehicles as well. Number converted to hires. Join us. Posting tweet.

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SharePoint 2010: The New Employee Gateway?

Dan Pontefract

Enter SharePoint 2010, due to release in Q2 of 2010. SharePoint 2010 has better 2.0 but I’m keeping options open). see below).

Generations, Social and Enterprise: adopt vs adapt

Martijn Linssen

used to never see my ex-colleagues again as a rule, but now they still stay in my LinkedIn network, my Twitter network, everywhere. W.r.t.

2010 Thanks and Spanks via Dan Pontefract

Dan Pontefract

This entry is entitled “2010 Thanks and Spanks”. It is dedicated to those external people, outside of where I work in no particular order, and over the course of 2010 that have directly helped me in my efforts, my learning, my network, my leadership or whom have demonstrated the three legs of the new cultural stool. LinkedIn.

21st Century L&D Skills

Charles Jennings

I was recently involved in a discussion about 21st Century learning skills in one of the LinkedIn Groups. So, what’s changed?

Curing High School

Doc Searls

That’s based on my digital footprint on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and my blogging activities. How much is your online reputation worth ?

Work is learning, learning work

Harold Jarche

My Twitter bio reads, “ Work is learning, learning work – that is all Ye know on earth, and all ye need to know [apologies to Keats ].

Blog Post: Gurteen Knowledge Community Group on Linkedin

David Gurteen

By David Gurteen The Gurteen Knowledge Group on LinkedIn is now the central discussion forum for the Gurteen Knowledge Community. Over the passt month, it has grown by over 100 people to 1,308 members. It's a great place to post questions and slowly more discussion and interaction is taking place on the forum.

Blog Post: Gurteen Knowledge Community Group on Linkedin

David Gurteen

By David Gurteen The Gurteen Knowledge Group on LinkedIn is the central discussion forum for the Gurteen Knowledge Community. There are now just over 1,200 members. If you would like to join then you can register here.

Blog Post: Gurteen Knowledge Community Group on Linkedin goes OPEN

David Gurteen

By David Gurteen I have made the Gurteen Knowledge Community Group on LinkedIn an open group.  To my mind, LinkedIn have done an extremely poor design job here. . You can join LinkedIn here: You can join the Gurteen Knowledge Community Group here : [link

Blog Post: Update: Gurteen Knowledge Community Group on Linkedin

David Gurteen

By David Gurteen I talked about the Gurteen Knowledge Group on LinkedIn recently and how I was making it the central discussion forum for the Gurteen Knowledge Community. And if you would like to connect with me personally on LinkedIn please do so If you are not a member, you can find more information here and register.

My Network is my Net Worth: A Personal Story

Dan Pontefract

couple of years ago I sent a LinkedIn request to Jon Husband, architect of Wirearchy. thinking and Learning 2.0 logic. aka Learning 2.0).

Blog Post: Gurteen Knowledge Community Group on Linkedin

David Gurteen

have moved its activity over to the Gurteen Knowledge Community group on Linkedin. If you are not familiar with LinkedIn or not a member, could I encourage you to take a look. By David Gurteen I have recently deleted the Google Group: The Gurteen Knowledge Forum as it was several years old and rarely used.

Web 3.0: It Should Be About Transferrable Identity

Dan Pontefract

A well-established research firm recently asked for my thoughts on Web 3.0. has mass acceptance as a ‘standard’, so to say, in the technology space.

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What tools should we learn?

Harold Jarche

Most people are familiar with social networking tools such as MySpace, Facebook or LinkedIn.  Social Bookmarks. Enter the social bookmark.

Augmented Reality for Learning

Tony Karrer

A colleague just asked me if I knew anyone who was using Augmented Reality for learning. I’m not and I gave him the standard advice about looking through LinkedIn Guide for Knowledge Workers , LinkedIn for Finding Expertise , and Searching for Expertise - LinkedIn Answers. He did that, but didn’t find particular people.

Finding the time for networked learning

Harold Jarche

For example, the largest stated benefit of organizations using social media is increasing speed of access to knowledge ( McKinsey 2010 ).

Non-Research Citations in the Siemens Research Study

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

2010). 2010). LinkedIn endorsements turn you into the product. 2010). LinkedIn’s Endorsements Have Become Meaningless. Defending himself against my criticism of his recently released research study on distance and online learning, George Siemens tweets: Au contraire mon frère. 2004). 2011). 2013). Sloan Consortium.

Harold Jarche » Interdependent Learning

Harold Jarche

Learnlets » Some accumulated thoughts… , on March 5th, 2010 at 21:32 Said: [.] " —Nassim Nicholas Taleb, PhD. Canada

Making connections

Harold Jarche

LinkedIn is an online version of the old Rolodex. Fellow bloggers hardly ever do that. Facebook connects people who have usually already met.

Is There a Better Way to Social Learning?


July 21st, 2010 Goto comments Leave a comment Last week, I had the good fortune to speak with George Siemens for an upcoming Xyleme Voices podcast.

Four Reasons you need structure for informal learning


Dawn November 22nd, 2010 at 15:03 | #2 Reply | Quote Jade, thanks for the excellent comment and I’m happy that you enjoyed the event. Emails?

Learning Analytics

George Siemens

Facebook/linkedin/TEL Europe group info supporting the conference can be found here. Have I mentioned we’re hosting a conference in beautiful Banff on Learning Analytics in February 2011? The call for papers has been posted. We’re trying to bring together the technical and the social/pedagogical aspects of learning analytics.

My Old Online Facilitation Workshop Materials | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Brandon on 05 Jan 2010 at 12:58 pm Nancy, this report/material is fantastic. And hope to see you some time in person in 2010! Every week!

I'm becoming self-employed

Martijn Linssen

28 May 2010 20:15 Martijn Linssen said. might tell you more about that someday later ;-) 28 May 2010 22:30 Anonymoussaid. Thank you Tim!

Twitter and the law of the few

Harold Jarche

Today, many people have an online website, Facebook or LinkedIn profile, but relatively few blog regularly. It led to paid work.

Social (hiccup) CRM tools

Martijn Linssen

On the other hand, it supports integration to almost any (social) network out there of which Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook are a few. Or both.

The Daily Tweets

Jay Cross

Linkedin /internettime. I did not want to like, the new, personal Twitter aggregater. Just more clutter, I thought to myself. Voila.

Sourcing Persephone

Doc Searls

Nor do I have a sense of how long anything will (or should) last inside Facebook, Linkedin or any other commercial walled garden. We all should.

Success Formula for Discussion Forums in Financial Services

Tony Karrer

In terms of finding people with experience on this, my first suggestion was using LinkedIn and particularly looking through LinkedIn Guide for Knowledge Workers , LinkedIn for Finding Expertise , and Searching for Expertise - LinkedIn Answers. That forum is still up and running. Great question. found a lot of great stuff.

The Future of Workplace Communications - Live notes from Future Forum webcast

Ross Dawson

We use Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter to recruit. I am at The Future of Workplace Communications webcast, which is an hour-long discussion broadcast as live video as part of Viocorp's Future Forum series. Archived event available soon). also won't be able to record what I say, so I'll do a separate post later with my thoughts.

Introduction to Social Networking

Harold Jarche

There are several different online social networks, but for our purposes, we’ll focus on the three that tend to be used the most by learning professionals–Facebook, LinkedIn and Ning. LinkedIn is primarily a professional network, designed to facilitate linkages between people who are wanting to connect for work-related purposes.

Blog Post: Facebook Profiles, Pages and Groups explained

David Gurteen

But the prime on-line location for the community is the Gurteen Knowledge Community Group on LinkedIn. By David Gurteen I don't know about you but I have always been confused by the different types of Facebook entities: Profiles, Pages and Groups. Here is a brief description of each entity and how I am using them.

Blog Post: Women in Knowledge Management

David Gurteen

By David Gurteen Its great to see a Linkedin KM discussion group Women in KM set up only for women! And by four of my favorite KM women at that - well done Karen, Nerida, Diana and Jeanne :-). And that it is a chance for women to explore, network, share ideas about KM among other women.

How Not to Seek Input

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

A while ago I signed up on the New Brunswick Information Technology Council LinkedIn group because I have a fairly obvious interest in the subject. will continue to support the NBITC and will continue to comment on the LinkedIn discussion list. No need to spread negativity about, and better to just keep it in-house for now.

Networked: Harvard Magazine

George Siemens

With Facebook, LinkedIn and other social network services, for example, we directly experience networks in how we connect to others, share information, and get answers to questions. The last decade has seen an explosion in interest in networks. Others, like mathematics, have been grappling with network attributes for centuries.

Social Media for Knowledge Workers

Tony Karrer

Last week I had a presentation around using Social Media and Web 2.0 tools to improve your performance as a knowledge worker. One of the questions that always comes up is: How do I find more information to help me get started? The answer is that this information is a bit hard to come by. eLearning Technology.


Interactive Writer for Teen Audience

Tony Karrer

In the past, I’ve always been successful finding good interactive writers because I can use techniques as described in LinkedIn for Finding Expertise and the rest of my LinkedIn Guide for Knowledge Workers. Most of my experience has been in adult learning and performance. It doesn’t always work, but generally is pretty good.

TTI Vanguard Conference Notes - 7

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

LinkedIn, for example - we thionk of it that way. But it has a failed expertise system, 'LinkedIn Answers'. Chris Wanstrath, Github Collaborative Softwrae Development in teh 21st century We do collaborative software development. This is the way software is usually developed. But a lot of the methods were developed in the 1990s. Linux.