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New Book: Learning in the Modern Workplace 2017

Jane Hart

Now available to purchase. In other words, it’s been all about organising and managing learning for people. The Table of Contents appears below. PRICE.

New #MWL Workshop series for 2017

Jane Hart

To complement and support my new book, Learning in the Modern Workplace 2017 I am offering a new series of public online workshops for 2017. 2017 SCHEDULE (January – June). Here is the schedule for the first half of the year. Click the links in the schedule to find out more about each workshop. WORKSHOP DETAILS.

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Harold Jarche

Today marks 13 years of blogging here, with 2,901 posts. Here are a few of my thoughts on blogging over the years. Communities

How True Advertising Can Save Journalism From Drowning in a Sea of Content

Doc Searls

… The original version of this post was published in Medium on 23 January 2017. That model is calle d adtech. Content has volume.

AI, Automation and the US Economy

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Harder still is predicting AI’s longer term economic and societal impact. That’s roughly where we are with AI today. Supervision. economy.

innovation in perpetual beta

Harold Jarche

We  seek, sense, and share knowledge in different social circumstances, sometimes with strangers and other times with close and trusted colleagues.

the learning loop

Harold Jarche

John Boyd’s OODA loop (Observe, Orient, Decide, Act) was developed as a framework to help pilots make better decisions in battle.

only humans need apply – review

Harold Jarche

In Only Humans Need Apply , the authors identify five ways that people can adapt to automation and intelligent machines. Books Work

Don’t prescribe sainthood

Dave Snowden

One of the many things that has always frustrated me about too many organisational change theories and practices is the assumption of sainthood.

The Big Shift in Platform Business Models

John Hagel

Everywhere you look today, platform businesses are in the news. Most of the stories focus on what platforms do. Some highlight the value they provide in terms of ease and convenience in connecting with needed resources. Relatively few look beneath the surface to try to understand the business models that drive platform businesses. doubt it. Payment.

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The Future of the Globally Integrated Enterprise

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Global competition forced companies to become more agile and efficient by unbundling functions and re-engineering processes.  .

Learning in the Modern Workplace is much MORE than courses and resources

Jane Hart

Read my new book, Learning in the Modern Workplace 2017. This means  supporting manager-led learning and empowering employee-led learning.

Make This the Best Year Ever

John Hagel

As we approach the New Year, it’s an opportunity to step back and reflect on our journey. Are we headed in the right direction? Are we making the kind of progress that we would like to see? For most of us, we approach this opportunity in a relatively granular and ad hoc way – we craft a set of resolutions for how we’re going to act in the New Year.

On Being Human

Dan Pontefract

“If you want to know what being Canadian is, it’s being part of the human race, allowing yourself to be vulnerable.” ” ~Gord Downie Of everything. humanism personal Gord Downie

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Business Practice Redesign

John Hagel

In the world of scalable efficiency, processes rule. And, it’s not just companies – all of our institutions have caught the process religion, whether it’s schools, governments or even NGO’s. Maybe they’re actually becoming a barrier to performance improvement rather than a prerequisite for performance improvement. Where do workers spend their time?

Tic Tac Oh Oh

Dan Pontefract

In the game of Tic-Tac-Toe it has been estimated that if two players with intermediate level experience squared off against one another, the odds of.

The Competitive Value of Data: From Analytics to Machine Learning

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

A recent article by NY Times reporter Steve Lohr discussed the rising importance of data as a major competitive differentiator. 

Boundary conditions

Dave Snowden

That includes the co-authors of Essential Kanban Condensed , namely David Anderson and Andy Carmichael. Now I’m not trying to over complicate Cynefin.

Four Key Actions To Change Your Organization’s Purpose

Dan Pontefract

Purpose is more than a cause. It is a wholesome way of being and operating for any organization. As As I argue in my book, The Purpose. Purpose Marc Benioff purpose Salesforce Unilever

Facile or felicitous?

Dave Snowden

I realise up front that there is a danger that this post may be misinterpreted. In addition any workshop is an artificial environment. Musings

Win A Signed Copy Of “THE PURPOSE EFFECT”

Dan Pontefract

I’m in need of being inspired. If you want to win one of seven free (and signed) copies of my latest book, THE PURPOSE EFFECT, here’s. book The Purpose Effect

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Magnanimous: The Word of 2017

Dan Pontefract

As he was leaving office on January 20, 1993, President George H. W. Bush left a letter on the desk of the oval office addressed. Rise of the Woman?

Supporting Manager-Led Learning (Online Workshop)

Jane Hart

Next public workshops run as follows: Intro to MWL: 27 Feb – 10 March Supporting MLL: 13 March – 17 April 2017 When it comes to manager-led learning, there is a huge opportunity to work with managers to help them recognise, value, encourage and support the learning that takes place … Social learning

Reordering the Serious eLearning Manifesto

Clark Quinn

And I believe it’s a good thing. But it needs an update. He came up with the idea of a manifesto, and we agreed to work with him on it. design

Empowering Employee-Led Learning (Online Workshop)

Jane Hart

Public Workshop runs 30 January – 24 February 2017. 16 – 27 January 2017]. includes free place on Intro to MWL workshop.

one person at a time

Harold Jarche

Are networks the new companies ? Can our markets shift from capitalism to cooperativism ? Can our institutions become networks? In real time.

Rahaf Harfoush #ATDTK Keynote Mindmap

Clark Quinn

Rahaf Haroush opened the second day of the 2017 ATD TechKnowledge conference. social strategy

The Internet, Blockchain, and the Evolution of Foundational Innovations

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Their article starts off with one of the best descriptions I’ve seen of the long-term promise of blockchain. They guide managerial and social action. 

Diagram!

Clark Quinn

And yet it doesn’t feel like diagramming gets enough respect.  So I want to make a case for the diagram. Language is good. The post Diagram!

Mobile Lesson

Clark Quinn

And I’ve been speaking on both of late, but in some ways the persistent interest in mobile intrigues me. What does this mean? Are you mobilizing?

Diagramming

Clark Quinn

So yesterday I talked about the value of diagrams , but I thought I’d add a bit about the process of actually  creating  diagrams.

tribal values are not democratic

Harold Jarche

“— From a TIMN perspective, the reasons for ‘American exceptionalism’ lie mainly in our approach to the T form.

A Cognitive Audit?

Clark Quinn

In the recent Chief Learning Officer magazine, I wrote an article on the basics of the cognitive science of learning. But there’s more.

Silo APIs?

Clark Quinn

I was in a conversation with my colleague Charles Jennings  about organizational innovation, and one of the topics that arose was that of barriers to successful organizational function. And I think the problem is bigger. Now, separation of functions can be useful. In fact, that’s not atypical. Yet it’s problematic in human terms.

AI and Public Policy

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Throughout history, humans have both shaped and adapted to new technologies. These warning should be taken very seriously. Hype vs reality.

Errors and misconceptions

Clark Quinn

When I was a grad student, my advisor looked a lot at error. Mistakes are when your intentions are wrong. Make practice meaningful. design

we need faith in the future

Harold Jarche

This evening I will be presenting a session on Working in Perpetual Beta , at Implement Consulting in Copenhagen. ” — Gwynne Dyer 2011.

Heading towards high performance

Charles Jennings

This article was initially published on the Totara website on 4th January 2017. What technology has done is break the richness/reach trade-off.

The Social Media Revolution continues: Socialnomics 2017

Jane Hart

This morning I awoke to find this tweet: Hi! Mark Oehlert (@moehlert) November 29, 2016. So here it is. Social learning

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Meta-Learning Tools?

Clark Quinn

I wrote an article for Jane Hart’s Modern Workplace Learning magazine, triggered by my thought that in her tools survey, I didn’t see a lot about a certain set of reflection (c.f. last weeks posts on diagramming) and experimentation tools: meta-learning tools. And Jane commented to me that she knew of one, and I was reminded of more.

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