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New Book: Learning in the Modern Workplace 2017

Jane Hart

This doesn’t just mean updating traditional training practices but adopting new ways to enable and support both manager-led and employee-led learning.

I Wrote a 90,000 Word Book Entirely in Evernote

Dan Pontefract

If it were 2007, I might have written the book entirely in Microsoft Word. would have become a book writing Word ninja. Just kidding.

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New Book: Aha! 75 Ways to Work Smarter

Jay Cross

My new book, Aha!, is for all those people we’ve made responsible for their own learning. This is the missing manual. No classrooms.

Harvard Library adopts LibraryCloud

David Weinberger

LibraryCloud already has metadata about 18M items in the Harvard Library collection — one of the great collections — including virtually all the books and other items in the catalog (nearly 13M), a couple of million of images in the VIA collection, and archives at the folder level in Harvard OASIS. LibraryCloud is two things at once.

Flat Army Book Launch Party … A Sea of Humanity

Dan Pontefract

My idea at first was to simply have a QR code that — after being scanned — would lead the reader to a video of me talking about the book.

Book Review: Connecting to Change the World

Beth Kanter

Here’s a few ideas, concepts, and insights from the book that resonated. Books Generative Social-Impact Network. Network Types.

Book review: Crazy Like Us

Mind Hacks

The book is not an academic tome and the approach is narrative, but Watters has clearly mastered the scientific research where it counts.

Interop: The Book

David Weinberger

John Palfrey and Urs Gasser are giving a book talk at Harvard about their new book, Interop. (It’s really good. ” He says the book started out fairly confined, about the effect of interop on innovation. But from this also come problems, which is why the subtitle of the book Interop talks about its peril.

Alone Together - An Important New Book by Sherry Turkle

John Hagel

In 1984, she wrote her first book on computers and people, "The Second Self," in 1984, a book she describes as “full of hope and optimism.” Her second  book, "Life on the Screen" , published in 1995, focused on  “the new opportunities for exploring identity online”. We’d rather text than talk.

[berkman] Yochai Benkler on his new book

David Weinberger

Yochai Benkler is giving a talk about his new and wonderful book, The Penguin and the Leviathan. (I interviewed him about it here.). Community policing has been widely adopted because it’s generally successful. What would you change first? A: I should note that I don’t address that in the book. NOTE: Live-blogging.

Announcing the Launch of Book #3:The Happy Healthy Nonprofit

Beth Kanter

You can order your copy here. WAKE works closely with private sector partners to provide tools, products and volunteer advisors. Women’s

I'm sorry, you're just not incompetent enough to get it

Martijn Linssen

Although humorous, Peter's book contains many real-world examples and thought-provoking explanations of human behaviour. Coming up soon.

Adopting The No Asshole Rule: Don't Bother If The Words Are.

Bob Sutton

Book Me For A Speech. The Decent Thing to Call My Book - Publishers Weekly. Six Business Books to Read on the Beach -- Wall Street Journal. Hard facts about this years books. Good Books. editors of Klutz: The Klutz Book of Inventions. Book me for a speech. Bob Sutton. Search. Again?

Reinventing Organizations – Review

Harold Jarche

The book describes in detail how Teal organizations work and how they can be initiated. Books complexity ConnectedEnterprise

Measuring the Networked Nonprofit” is 2013 Terry McAdam Book Award Finalist

Beth Kanter

This photo of my father holding my second book, “Measuring the Networked Nonprofit,” was from my October, 2012 visit to see my Dad. 

Tools For New Thoughts: A Special Webinar For "Early Adopters" Of My Book

Steven Berlin Johnson

Where Good Ideas Come From is an idea book about the history of ideas, but I have always thought of it as a book that would have real practical value as well. It should be a lot of fun. I’ll also answer questions about the book (or anything else) – so please submit questions when you fill out the form below. Loading.

Introducing Future Perfect

Steven Berlin Johnson

In the spring of 2001, I was finishing up the final chapter of my second book, Emergence: The Connected Lives Of Ants, Brains, Cities, and Software. Emergence was not explicitly a book about politics or social movements, but I wanted to end it with a hint of those possibilities. BooksIt was something altogether new.

Third Industrial Revolution – Review

Harold Jarche

Europe is leading the way and Rifkin spends a good part of the book setting up a narrative and understanding for an American audience.

Volunteer Engagement 2.0: Pre-Order Your Copy Now!

Beth Kanter

The book is about: Striking a balance between actionable strategy and broad discussion of the issues surrounding volunteerism, Volunteer Engagement 2.0

Open – Review

Harold Jarche

The core of this book is David Price’s SOFT model and I have highlighted some components in this summary table, with further explanations below.

how not to adopt an lcms


Home > Executive Perspective > How not to adopt an LCMS How not to adopt an LCMS June 2nd, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment As the economy has forced organizations to do more with less, we’re seeing more and more interest in LCMS systems. One of the reasons you’re adopting an LCMS is to streamline your process.

The Horizon Report 2011

Jane Hart

The areas of emerging technology cited for 2011 are: Time to adoption: One Year or Less. Electronic Books. Mobiles. Augmented Reality.

Speeding up hyperlinks: topics

Martijn Linssen

End of story - it's the same as finally getting the book from the library, and opening one. adopt education information knowledge messaging social mediaIn a conversation with Jon Husband earlier today, we discussed hyperlinks - and how they've changed this world. Sometimes blogs, sometimes corporate sites, forums, whatever.

A little rant on comic books.

Mark Oehlert

It's not what got me reading comic books - its not what will bring the next generation to comic books. . Nothing to do with the story.

The Progress Principle: A Masterpiece Every Manager Should Own.

Bob Sutton

Book Me For A Speech. The Decent Thing to Call My Book - Publishers Weekly. Six Business Books to Read on the Beach -- Wall Street Journal. Hard facts about this years books. Good Books. editors of Klutz: The Klutz Book of Inventions. Book me for a speech. Looks like a great book!

2012 Philanthropy and Social Investment Industry Report Now Available

Beth Kanter

”    The book I’m working on KD takes this idea and goes into depth on how to do it, with checklists, stories, and examples.

Nancy Duarte on her new book, Resonate

Dave Gray

My new book Resonate deals with the pig. Many books exist in business around story but not as applied to a presentation. and noon.

Supporting all the ways people learn at work

Jane Hart

More in my MWL book here. More in my MWL book here. More in my MWL book here. Enabling flexible (and social) internal content. 

[2b2k] Books: The early years

David Weinberger

I’m reading The Coming of the Book , by Lucien Febvre and Henri-Jean Martin (1958), who explain arrival of printed books with an impressive attention to fact-based detail. The “points &# by which we measure fonts were adopted in the 18th century. The book brought about a standardization of script.

Work Stream #2 – Remote Working in Social Business Is Dead!

Luis Suarez

Get on with it!  It’s dead! . Is remote working dead? Really? No doubt!’ , you may be screaming out loud! Who knew?, huge thing. And Hummm …Maybe.

Department of Corrections

Doc Searls

But others don’t get what I say in the book — or anywhere. It came out on April 13, before the book hit the streets, but after a short piece I wrote pointing toward the book was published in Harvard Business Review. ( It was here , but seems to be gone. If you want to know more about why I think that, read the book.

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[2b2k] Jon Orwant of Google Books

David Weinberger

Jon Orwant is an Engineering Manager at Google, with Google Books under him. We used to use the library to search for books and talk about them at home. In the future, we’ll use our computer to search for books, and talk about them at our libraries. Google Books want to scan all books. He says no.

Enterprise 1.0 - The Dysfunctional Family?

Martijn Linssen

Adopt vs adapt Microsoft and Cloud - they just don't get it, do t. compared the enterprise to a dysfunctional family a little while ago.

The revolution brewing in the world of work: Q&A with Rod Collins

Steve Denning

It is one of a number of books discussing the revolution that is brewing that will end the world of work as we know it in the Fortune 500 companies.

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. 

Jay Changes Direction

Jay Cross

My book Aha! Book (2008). feel obligated to practice what I preach. My career in the learning business is at a turning point. Student.

The Impact of Connectivity in the Future: Everything Is Connected, Cows will Tweet

Beth Kanter

Books Research Studies With Dave Evans - Futurist At Cisco. Sama” means equal. ” Next up was Dave Evans, Chief Futurist at Cisco.

Thoughts on Learning Design Strategy

Clark Quinn

One was adopting a learn-apply-perform model, which another termed a learn-practice-demo. What gaps are we seeing in learning design strategy?

The Slow, Steady March Towards Digital Money

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

What factors affect the adoption of digital money around world, and how do they vary across different countries and regions?,

Reboot Yourself: Take A Digital Detox Day

Beth Kanter

The art form was created Rick Roberts and Maria Thomas and you can learn more about in their book  or web site. Zentangle: Meditative Drawing.