Social Learning, Complexity and the Enterprise
APRIL 20, 2011
Tweet The social learning revolution has only just begun. Social learning. Learning really spreads through social networks.
Social learning: the freedom to act and cooperate with others
AUGUST 28, 2011
The Net, especially working and learning in networks, subverts many of the hierarchies we have developed over hundreds of years. SocialLearnin
Working Smarter: Most popular posts of 2011
DECEMBER 17, 2011
January 1, 2011 to December 17, 2011. patterns, social psychology, value network analysis, anthropology, complexity theory, and more.
Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ
FEBRUARY 22, 2011
This month's LCBQ is What are your Predictions and Plans for 2011? Learning apps. Tony Bates - eLearning Outlook for 2011 1.
Learning With and From Others: Restructuring Budgets for Social Learning
JANUARY 6, 2011
Originally posted to T+D Magazine, January 2011 Edition. Now is the time for learning professionals to embrace social learning as an emerging and engaging way to enhance an organization’s learning strategy. Add to this the rising inferno (and demand) of social media, informal learning, and anything to do with a 2.0
Social learning in action at #elnil
JUNE 22, 2011
The topic was Making the most of informal learning. “Internal comms, Twitter backchannel in *gasp* formal training @mikecollins007.
Embedding social learning into texts and enterprise software
FEBRUARY 20, 2011
Learning is social. Business is social. People are social. So why are so many of the forays into learning technology anti-social? Joe has been marrying people, technology, and learning since the early days. Learning. Joe adds social to the mix. Learning in a Virtual World.
Key social learning resources: Part 1
SEPTEMBER 8, 2011
This article first appeared in TrainingZone on 7 September 2011, but is reproduced here for those who don’t have a TZ account. During social learning month, Jane Hart will be providing some weekly articles curating some key resources about social learning. 1. link]. 2. It is a sea change. link]. 3. link].
Most awesome revelations in Working Smarter Daily for June 2011
JULY 3, 2011
June 1, 2011 to June 30, 2011. objections to social media in learning (and answers) - Donald Clark Plan B , June 11, 2011. Ten ways to create a knowledge ecology - Euen Semple , June 27, 2011. Connecting with Communities of Practice - Harold Jarche , June 2, 2011. Why Social? Enterprise 2.0
Is George Siemens Right? Social Media is like Letters to the Editor
SEPTEMBER 11, 2011
As best I can interpret what he argued, George suggests that: Social Media (SM) is defined as external Web 2.0 Is it substantive? mostly ).
You are the Collective Wisdom of both Strong & Weak Ties
APRIL 24, 2011
Mobilizing social networks beyond project team frontiers: The case of polar expeditions ; Lecoutre, Marc; Lièvre, Pascal. Cross, Rob. 128-139.
Key Social Learning Resources: Part 2
SEPTEMBER 15, 2011
This article first appeared in TrainingZone on 9 September 2011, but is reproduced here for those who don’t have a TZ account. During social learning month I am writing some weekly articles with some key resources about social learning. He first explains that “social learning is. .
A pause for reflection as I pass a Twitter milestone
APRIL 10, 2011
Over the weekend the number of followers on my Twitter account, @C4LPT, passed 10,000 – so a big thank you to all of you who follow this account!
Top 20 Tools 2007-2011
JANUARY 17, 2012
You will also know, Twitter topped the list again for the 3rd year running, although in 2008 it was only ranked 11th and in … Read the rest.
Vancouver is Home to Several ‘Social’ Rock Stars
NOVEMBER 21, 2011
The social media dashboard juggernaut app known as Hootsuite is used by the NBA , Fox and even the White House. Why not? Summify. You want cool?
May 2011 Review
JUNE 1, 2011
But first a review of May 2011. Mapping informal and formal learning strategies to real work , Tom Gram, Performance X Design, 4 May 2011.
16 Months of Social Learning Platform Insanity: A Recap
APRIL 18, 2012
Two years ago, people were scoffing at the term social learning. Cloud-based LMS with social features? Everybody wants some.
Today, We Are All Japanese
MARCH 14, 2011
And we did so through the combination of social learning, strong & weak ties, empathy and ‘pay it forward’. however small it may be).
eLearning Learning Launches New Features
AUGUST 15, 2011
Over on eLearning Learning , we've just launched a new version with some great new features. You can change the Edition at any time.
The Smart Worker : relies on a trusted network of friends and colleagues
AUGUST 4, 2011
to learn from them in many different ways – sometimes even without even realising it! The Smart Worker : shares what s/he learns
Working Smarter Top 20 Hot List
MARCH 9, 2011
These are the top twenty articles from our sources, selected by social signals: Why Are Easy Decisions So Hard? Jonah Lehrer , March 2, 2011.
5 Reasons Why Activity Streams Will Save You From Information Overload
MAY 4, 2011
Yet, in the world of Activity Streams both serendipitous knowledge discoveries and informal learning, a.k.a. I heart Activity Streams. Exactly!
Making sense of our world
AUGUST 24, 2011
Twitter) and mechanical (e.g. Sharing information about what we have learned by narrating our work (e.g. We can use human (e.g.
July 2011 Review
AUGUST 1, 2011
But my 5 favourite articles from July (that are not Google+ related) were: Why excellent performance isn’t nearly enough , bnet, 8 July 2011.
16 Months of Social Learning Platform Insanity: A Recap
APRIL 18, 2012
Two years ago, people were scoffing at the term social learning. Cloud-based LMS with social features? My, how times have changed. Two
Review: The Edupunks' Guide, by Anya Kamenetz
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
AUGUST 8, 2011
Edupunk, as described by the putative subculture, is the idea of 'learning by doing it yourself'. The Edupunks' Guide, however, describes 'do-it-yourself learning'. Suppose a person wanted to learn Thai cooking. By contract, the edupunk way is to cook Thai food, and in so doing, learn how to be a good chef. The “why.” (p.3)
iSchool Networked Learning PKM Resources
MAY 28, 2011
Tweet This is a follow-up from the Networked Learning (PKM) workshop I conducted for the iSchool Institute yesterday. Join now. netlearn.
June 2011 Review
JULY 2, 2011
Learning is the new work , Jay Cross, Chief Learning Officer Magazine, 13 June 2011. My full Reading List for June is HERE.
Best articles on working smarter
NOVEMBER 25, 2011
November 1, 2011 to November 25, 2011. Working smarter draws upon ideas from design thinking, network optimization, brain science, user experience design, learning theory, organizational development, social business, technology, collaboration, web 2.0 Business = service - Internet Time Alliance , November 22, 2011.
Quora: Questions & Opinions not Questions & Answers
JANUARY 17, 2011
Yes, I would agree it’s a social learning tool … but nothing much different than previous discussion forum technologies (eg. Seriously?
Is leadership an emergent property?
OCTOBER 13, 2011
What kind of leadership is there in mass, decentralized, social movements, like the Arab Spring or Occupy Wall Street movements?
What the network saw
DECEMBER 19, 2011
Social Learning, Complexity and the Enterprise (April) One of my longest posts. As We learn socially because we are wired to do so.
Diversity, complexity, chaos and working smarter
JULY 1, 2011
Tweet Here are some of the things I learned via Twitter this past week. Use social graph for communication, not collaboration.
OCTOBER 2, 2011
Working Smarter, one day at a time
MARCH 31, 2011
Tweet Yesterday we hosted a conversation on social learning and working smarter, facilitated by the folks at Citrix and the eLearning Guild.
Changing the mechanistic mindset
FEBRUARY 28, 2011
The old ways of organizing work are becoming obsolete, as 84% of workers in the US plan to change their jobs in 2011. Simple = easily knowable.
Awesome insights into working smarter
SEPTEMBER 3, 2011
patterns, social psychology, value network analysis, anthropology, complexity theory, and more. These were the top 50 posts in August 2011.
Lurking is Learning (Part 1 of 2)
JANUARY 8, 2011
in order to actually learn, I say bunkum. Learning is a process. Learning is different to all of us. learning 2.0 Hogwash.
The top 10 reasons your mobile learning strategy will fail | Dawn.
Dawn of Learning
APRIL 13, 2011
Don’t assess how mobile fits in your blended learning strategy. What this tells us is that it’s still early days for mobile learning.
Re-imagining the Book
JUNE 20, 2011
Six versions have been published in that time, the latest being The Working Smarter Fieldbook 2011. social interaction. Background.