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Social Learning, Complexity and the Enterprise

Harold Jarche

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

Harold Jarche

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

Jay Cross

January 1, 2011 to December 17, 2011. patterns, social psychology, value network analysis, anthropology, complexity theory, and more.

Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

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

Dan Pontefract

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

Jane Hart

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

Jay Cross

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

Jane Hart

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

Jay Cross

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

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Is George Siemens Right? Social Media is like Letters to the Editor

Dan Pontefract

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

Dan Pontefract

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

Jane Hart

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

Jane Hart

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

Jane Hart

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.

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Vancouver is Home to Several ‘Social’ Rock Stars

Dan Pontefract

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

Jane Hart

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

Dan Pontefract

Two years ago, people were scoffing at the term social learning. Cloud-based LMS with social features? Everybody wants some.

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Today, We Are All Japanese

Dan Pontefract

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

Tony Karrer

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

Jane Hart

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

Jay Cross

These are the top twenty articles from our sources, selected by social signals: Why Are Easy Decisions So Hard? Jonah Lehrer , March 2, 2011.

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5 Reasons Why Activity Streams Will Save You From Information Overload

Luis Suarez

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

Harold Jarche

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

Jane Hart

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

Dan Pontefract

Two years ago, people were scoffing at the term social learning. Cloud-based LMS with social features? My, how times have changed. Two

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Review: The Edupunks' Guide, by Anya Kamenetz

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

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

Harold Jarche

Tweet This is a follow-up from the Networked Learning (PKM) workshop I conducted for the iSchool Institute yesterday. Join now. netlearn.

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June 2011 Review

Jane Hart

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

Jay Cross

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

Dan Pontefract

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?

Harold Jarche

What kind of leadership is there in mass, decentralized, social  movements, like the Arab Spring or Occupy Wall Street movements?

What the network saw

Harold Jarche

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

Harold Jarche

Tweet Here are some of the things I learned via Twitter this past week. Use social graph for communication, not collaboration.

September Review

Jane Hart

Social learning

Working Smarter, one day at a time

Harold Jarche

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

Harold Jarche

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.

Lurking is Learning (Part 1 of 2)

Dan Pontefract

in order to actually learn, I say bunkum. Learning is a process. Learning is different to all of us. learning 2.0 Hogwash.

Awesome insights into working smarter

Jay Cross

patterns, social psychology, value network analysis, anthropology, complexity theory, and more. These were the top 50 posts in August 2011.

The top 10 reasons your mobile learning strategy will fail | Dawn.

Dawn of Learning

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

Jay Cross

Six versions have been published in that time, the latest being The Working Smarter Fieldbook 2011. social interaction. Background.

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