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Working Smarter: Most popular posts of 2011

Jay Cross

January 1, 2011 to December 17, 2011. Network thinking -  Harold Jarche , December 15, 2011. Infographic) , March 5, 2011.

Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

This month's LCBQ is What are your Predictions and Plans for 2011? Tony Bates - eLearning Outlook for 2011 1. eLearning Technology.

The Horizon Report 2011

Jane Hart

The areas of emerging technology cited for 2011 are: Time to adoption: One Year or Less. The Horizon Report 2011 (PDF Mobiles.

My Top 10 Tools for Learning 2011

Jane Hart

So what does my Top 10 Tools for Learning 2011 look like? But meanwhile you can see the Top 100 Tools for Learning 2011 emerge here

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5 facets of employees’ increasing technology expectations

Ross Dawson

spoke about how the evolving intersection of technology and society is shaping employees’ expectations, particularly in the technology they can use. wove a broader story about social change and its implications, though I briefly brought out five points on what employees expect from technology. 1. Excellence. Choice. Speed.

Reciprocity: The Word of 2011

Dan Pontefract

rather than myopically introducing cool technological bells and whistles we should first stop to address why it’s so cool in the first place.

The evidence is in: we believe technology will create a better future but not better environment

Ross Dawson

In short, there is a strong belief in technology, but pessimism about the environment. Click on the image for the full size version.

Reflections from 2011 – Focused and Purposeful Social Networking

Luis Suarez

Greg Lowe (@Greg2dot0) December 27, 2011. So soon?!?! Really? think so. FB, Twitter & G+. I’ll be scrutinizing for effecitveness.

Reflections from 2011 – Redefining Your Social Web Presence

Luis Suarez

Rather technology fails, or The Social Web user experience fails. Welcome to the new elsua! And most of the times, we don’t. Or both!

How technology is transforming events

Ross Dawson

One of my speaking bureau just asked me to provide them with a few quick ideas on how technology is changing events, as one of their key clients is having an internal meeting to discuss their future use of technology in events. Business relationships Social networks Technology trendsVoting on content to be covered.

Technologies for collaboration and cooperation

Harold Jarche

That may change as collaboration technologies mature but for now any large organization should be looking at all three.

Should Employees Be Incented to Use Social Technologies?

Dan Pontefract

One of the key leadership qualities that should be demonstrated by leaders in 2011 and beyond is collaboration. And You? Where do you sit?

Best of working smarter for September 2011

Jay Cross

Best of Working Smarter Daily , September 1 – 30, 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 Making Sense of the World -  Jay Cross , September 20, 2011.

Better Education Through Technology

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

The immediate reaction of the typical Canadian (ie., me) on seeing a sight like this is to suggest that everybody would be better off with a little more investment in technology. But they could instead higher fewer people, pay them more, and use technology to make up the difference. The same could be said of any other technology.

Top 50 Posts on Working Smarter for May 2011

Jay Cross

May 1, 2011 to May 31, 2011. List of the top 100 Twitter influencers in Australia -  Ross Dawson , May 31, 2011. CERT and performance support -  Clark Quinn , May 31, 2011. Monday Video – Doodling -  Nancy White , May 31, 2011. MoveOn Co-Founder Talks Social Networking -  Jay Cross , May 31, 2011. Just Jay

UX Week 2011 Videos Are Here

Adaptive Path

Seven weeks ago, an amazing group of about 500 creative individuals from around the world were all wrapped up in the warm n' fuzzy blanket of community and inspiration at UX Week 2011. UX Week 2011 | Jon Wiley | Whoa, Google Has Designers! And, of course, hear from some great speakers on the main stage. from Adaptive Path on Vimeo.

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Six trends for 2011 and beyond on how businesses can tap the power of the web

Ross Dawson

What specific trends do you see for 2011? Cloud Future of business Social media Technology trends Web 2.0Learn by doing.

Digital Technologies for 21st Century Democracy

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

The focus for this year’s conference was Digital Technologies for 21st Century Democracy.  The panel was moderated by Beth Noveck , Professor of Law at the New York Law School , who until recently served in the White House as Deputy Chief Technology Officer and leader of the White House Open Government Initiative. Leaders shape polls. 

Reflections 2011

Clark Quinn

Finally, it does appear more organizations are getting the message about moving to a strategic position in terms of learning technology. The opportunities are big. think more should be thinking about mobile from a strategy perspective as well. Another area of excitement is social and informal learning. meta-learning

Curating our personal technology configurations

Nancy White

(Crossposted on Technology for Communities and Network Weaving CoP ). What is a Technology Configuration? For example, see [link] ).

2011 Predictions

Clark Quinn

Deeper uses of technology are going to surface: more data-driven interactions, complemented by both more structured content and more semantics. mobile social strategy technologyFor the annual eLearn Mag predictions, this year I wrote: I think we’ll see some important, but subtle, trends.

The Puzzling Technology Adoption Discrepancy Between Individuals and Institutions

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Why then do so many corporations and institutions seem unable to effectively embrace technological advances that speed up the flow of knowledge?” .

Reflections from 2011 on The World of Social Media

Luis Suarez

During the course of 2011 I have embarked on a whole bunch of business travelling. A lot more than in 2010, for sure! Hummm. Maybe. May be not.

Enterprise Social Technology – Review

Harold Jarche

Social technologies are a fact in the workplace and this book provides a comprehensive overview of the issues. Books

IBM’s Lotusphere 2011 Highlights – People-Centric vs. Content-Centric by Louis Richardson

Luis Suarez

Look no further. It’s that good! Welcome to the successful transformation from a content-centric organisation to a people-centric one!

Which Technologies Will Be the Biggest Deals?

Andy McAfee

I’m digging in on a project to better understand the ongoing digitization of business: the penetration of computer technology into more and more and more aspects of work. Technologies to understand and produce natural human speech. What other recent technology innovations should be on this list? Do you?

Jobs, work and technology

Harold Jarche

Social technology is creating the effect of “social heads in the sand” by believing  popular and influential ” are more important than the  meaningful and significant. Tweet Here are some of the observations and insights that were shared on Twitter this past week. Meanwhile, new ways of increasing surplus labor have appeared. Pointlessness.

How technological and social change are feeding on each other in an accelerating spiral

Ross Dawson

On the face of it, much of this social change has been driven by technology. Yes, the forces of technological change are extraordinary.

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11 themes of the Zeitgeist for 2011

Ross Dawson

Zeitgeist for 2011. ZEITGEIST:2011. 1. Any and all technology that immerses us in other worlds is taken up with alacrity. 8.

Reflections from 2011 – The Year of Mobile, Again

Luis Suarez

My short answer: Technology. At least, in 2011 with yours truly. And this time around social technologies themselves. The telcos. The

Moodlemoot – Canada 2011

George Siemens

We (as in TEKRI ) are sponsoring/organizing the upcoming Moodlemoot in Edmonton from May 1-5, 2011. Stephen Downes and Martin Dougiamas are keynote presenters. I’m looking forward to the discussion opportunities around where learning management systems are heading.

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Graphic Facilitation Workshop July 2011

Nancy White

Graphic Facilitation Workshop 2011 ) We had a great time with the first version of this workshop in August of 2010 in BEAUTIFUL Rossland, BC.

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Bill Sullivan, CEO of Agilent Technologies is a Chief Engagement Officer

Dan Pontefract

What a gem! It was a spin-off of Hewlett-Packard (officially) in 2000. Revenues are appproximately $5.4b for FY2010. But it starts with his people.

12 Themes for 2012: what we can expect in the year ahead

Ross Dawson

Now our anonymity is compromised further through extraordinary advances in facial recognition technology. 2012: 12 Themes. TEN SPEED ECONOMY.

Today show: Social media and technology trends for 2012

Ross Dawson

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Lines are being drawn.over learning technology standards and specs?

Ellen Wagner

Interesting article in today's Chronicle of Higher Education's Wired Campus about a growing shitstorm around learning technology standards. Business Higher Education LMS News Technology TrendsPer Jeff Young, author of article in question: "The issue centers around a single line of the 53-page grant guidelines for the.

Fantastic international comparative data on media, social media, and mobile

Ross Dawson

Future of media Social media Social trends Technology trendsThere is an absolute wealth of information in the report.

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Social Business Forum 2011 – On Collaboration by Luis Suarez

Luis Suarez

Indeed, mark your calendars as well for the Social Business Forum 2011. Yes, that’s right! But first things first. will be there as well!

eLearning Conferences 2012

Tony Karrer

Past years eLearning Conferences 2011 , eLearning Conferences 2010 , eLearning Conferences 2009. Clayton R.

The Fallacy of Digital Natives

Dan Pontefract

also believe there is an improved way in which we should be articulating the use of technology in the learning continuum. Hogwash.