Top 50 articles of 2013
DECEMBER 31, 2013
This is the 6th year that I have produced a list of my favourite articles, blog postings and slidesets of the year, chosen from my annual Reading List. Here they are presented in chronological order with a short quote or image to give you a taste of what each one is about. I’ve also created [.]. Social learning
Top 50 Articles of 2012
DECEMBER 31, 2012
For the last 4 years I have produced a Top 100 articles of the year list. Social learning
Top down implementation of social learning doesn’t work! (New article in the MWL Magazine)
FEBRUARY 27, 2017
Now that social learning is a hot topic, many organizations are beginning to consider how they can implement or operationalize it. However, “social learning” is a very different type of learning from traditional training, because it is natural phenomenon (that takes place when people share and collaborate with one another) … Social learning
Top 100 articles of 2011
DECEMBER 28, 2011
With only a few more days left of 2011, this is the first of a series of posts reviewing the past year and look forward to 2012. Social learning
14 Articles on MOOCs
FEBRUARY 19, 2013
great article collection. Article: [link]. Wired UK raises the possibility that the university may have to restructure itself. Australia.
Twitter for Learning – 55 Great Articles
MARCH 24, 2010
In a recent conversation, I was asked what I thought about twitter as a learning tool. Over the course of the past few years I’ve moved from saying “I don’t get it” – to feeling like it’s a good addition to my Learning Tool Set. But I also think that there’s a lot more help now around how to make effective use of Twitter as a learning tool.
Top 35 Articles on eLearning Strategy
NOVEMBER 1, 2010
This time I had better luck and also had great luck searching for elearning strategy articles on eLearning Learning under the topic pages: eLearning Strategies , Learning Strategies and Strategy. Strategizing informal learning Five Steps to Mobile Learning Success by Brian Taliesin If you feel I’m missing good articles, please let me know.
Inputs for an Article
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
MARCH 12, 2013
Brief quotable answers to a request for input to a forthcoming article on open online learning. Do you want to reduce the 'lurkers' as used in an article on your website for any reason? Which is to say, how can the courses be designed to minimise the drop-outs if at all There's no reason to reduce the number of lurkers.
THE Article - Full Interview
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
OCTOBER 17, 2013
I was interviewed by Chris Parr for an article that appeared in the Times Higher Education supplement today (October 17). Any other thoughts on Moocs that you wish to go in the article? As the article correctly relates, he emailed me asking whether I was interested in a course. That''s you, George, Dave and Bryan on board.
Best articles on Working Smarter, April 2012
MAY 1, 2012
GEORGE SIEMENS. APRIL 19, 2012. Remaking education in the image of our desires. Education faces enormous pressure. It’s much, much bigger. 44 Tweets.
[2b2k] Why this article?
OCTOBER 17, 2011
In a properly working knowledge ecology, the most plausible explanations would garner the most attention, because to come to light an article would have to pass through competent filters. I also had a meta-interest in how articles circulate.) Nevertheless, it seems to me to be clearly true (i.e., The Internet isn’t one ecology.
Best articles on working smarter
NOVEMBER 25, 2011
Best of Working Smarter Daily. 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 Here’s how we choose the crème de la crème for your enjoyment.
5 factors driving Modern Workplace Learning (new article in the MWL Magazine)
FEBRUARY 13, 2017
2012?s Top articles on Working Smarter
DECEMBER 28, 2012
Every day, Working Smarter Daily uses social signals to select the top articles from blogs in these fields. Here’s how. JULY 16, 2012. Consider.
Beyond Training – The importance of Workwide Learning (New article in the Modern Workplace Learning Magazine)
FEBRUARY 20, 2017
My new article in the MWL Magazine is here: Beyond Training – The importance of workwide learning “There is a lot of talk about lifelong learning – but most of it focuses on lifelong education – that is continuously taking courses throughout your life … but lifelong education is only … Social learning
Company training/e-learning is the least valued way of learning at work: what does this mean for L&D? (New article in the MWL Magazine)
FEBRUARY 23, 2017
New article in the Modern Workplace Learning Magazine: Company training/e-learning is the least valued way of learning at work: what does this mean for L&D? In today’s article I look at the results of my 5-year Learning in the Workplace survey and consider what this means for L&D departments. I … Social learning
Some Ideas To Inspire Your Business to Consider Learning in the Workplace (New article in the MWL Magazine)
FEBRUARY 2, 2017
New article in the Modern Workplace Learning Magazine, by Helen Blunden, Activate Learning Solutions. Social learning
The Modern Professional Learner’s Toolkit (New article in the MWL Magazine)
FEBRUARY 6, 2017
My new article in the Modern Workplace Learning Magazine: The Modern Professional Learner’s Toolkit. Social learning
How to Write Articles and Essays Quickly and Expertly
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
SEPTEMBER 13, 2006
But part of it is a simple strategy for writing you essays and articles quickly and expertly, a strategy that allows you to plan your entire essay as you write it, and thus to allow you to make your first draft your final draft. This article describes that strategy. You are stating your entire essay or article in one paragraph.
Gamification is like Marmite. Love it or hate it. (New article in the MWL Magazine)
MARCH 6, 2017
Take a look at my article, Gamification is like Marmite. “Gamification is another HR buzzword; in fact nowadays everything is being gamified. It is big business; gamification vendors abound, and there are plenty of gamification conferences too. But does it actually work? Love it or hate it. Social learning
100 eLearning Articles and White Papers
APRIL 28, 2008
My collection of eLearning Articles, White Papers, Blog Posts, etc. eLearn magazine: Feature Article Ten Web 2.0 eLearn: Opinions Good short article on characteristics of 2.0 We Learning, Part II Second part of an interesting article - We Learning: Social Software and E-Learning, Part II. just reached 100. Web 2.0:
Tim Berners-Lee’s amazingly astute 1992 article on this crazy Web thing he started
AUGUST 9, 2014
Dan Brickley points to this incredibly prescient article by Tim Berners-Lee from 1992. Scientists were linking to one another’s articles without making anyone type in a squirrely Internet address. Why, over a thousand articles were hyperlinked.
Experimentation and Reflection (new article in the Modern Workplace Learning magazine)
FEBRUARY 9, 2017
New article by Clark Quinn “in my mind learning is action and reflection, with two nuances. Social learning
I only read it for the articles
NOVEMBER 4, 2009
The Economist has a delightful article on how we self-justify our dubious behaviour after the event using spurious reasons. The article riffs on a recent study by marketing researchers Zoë Chance and Michael Norton , who asked male students to choose between two specially created sports magazines. Link to study text
4 myths of social learning (new article in the MWL Magazine)
JANUARY 26, 2017
New article by Helen Blunden, Activate Learning Solutions. ” Read the full article here: Four myths of social learning.
Continuous, Curated Learning: The Business Case (New article in the MWL Magazine)
JANUARY 30, 2017
New article by Stephen Walsh of Anders Pink: “we need curated content to help us stay sharp and continuously learn. Social learning
50 best articles on Working Smarter for the first half of 2012
JULY 2, 2012
Curation saves your bacon. Today’s round-up is here.). January 1 – June 30, 2012. DOC SEARLS. MAY 23, 2012. After Facebook fails. My God!
Mastery takes time and effort (new article in the Modern Workplace Learning Magazine)
FEBRUARY 16, 2017
New article in the Modern Workplace Learning Magazine by Harold Jarche: Mastery takes time and effort. Her’s a quote “Is reflection solely the realm of sitting and thinking on one’s own? Or is it the ebb and flow of conversations and making meaning through discourse? Time for silent reflection is … Social learning
Net Work Learning article
JANUARY 26, 2010
I wrote an article, called Net Work Learning, for the journal that is distributed to members and conference attendees.
Top Ten Articles on Working Smarter
OCTOBER 18, 2014
Find the most important articles daily at [link]. Ten important posts on working smarter. DAWN OF LEARNING. MAY 16, 2014. ‘ . Datasets.
Applying platform strategy to Facebook Instant Articles
MAY 18, 2015
Probably the most reported aspect of my opening keynote at INMA World Congress in New York last week on Creating the Future of News was my response to an audience question about how publishers should think about Facebook’s new offer to publishers to host their articles for mobile viewing.
My top 10 favourite resources from February
MARCH 1, 2012
” ArticlesIn February I added links to over 100 resources in my 2012 Reading List , but these are my 10 favourite.
New article in the MWL Magazine: An employee’s Personal Learning Space lies at the heart of MWL– not a LMS
JANUARY 23, 2017
Read the full article here: An employee’s Personal Learning Space lies at the heart of MWL– not a LMS. Social learning
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
JANUARY 13, 2008
Shakespeare I like Shakespeare. :).
The Leader's Guide to Radical Management: HBR on How to Fix.
JANUARY 6, 2011
HBR has headlined the article in vivid red letters as “the big idea” on the cover, so that we are compelled to pay attention. Thus 88.5%
2012: That was the year that was
DECEMBER 27, 2012
ArticlesShown in order of popularity, with the most popular first. 1 - The Top 100 Tools for Learning 2012 list is revealed.
2010 in Review Part 4: Top 100 articles of 2010
DECEMBER 29, 2010
I have selected my100 favourite articles – note this also includes blog postings, PDFs, presentations, videos etc - from the 350 I bookmarked throughout the year! If you enjoyed this article, please consider sharing it! This proved very popular, so I have done it again this year. Subscribe by email Adverts.
Lack of trains now liability for regions, new article says
JANUARY 30, 2015
This might be a first: The New York Times is reporting that the lack of trains and mass transit is a liability for the South. Here''s the excerpt: "Atlanta has among the worst traffic in the country, but unlike many of the other regions with packed roads- - Boston, New York, San Francisco, Washington- - Atlanta has a weak mass-transit sysem.
New Study: Helpful and Friendly Co-Workers Can Keep You Alive.
AUGUST 10, 2011
How to Be a Good Boss in a Bad Economy| Featured HBR Article. The article was published by Arie Shirom and four of his colleagues and is based on a diverse sample of approximately 800 Israeli employees, who were tracked by the researchers for 20 years. I agree 100% agree with the article!Helpful Bob Sutton. Again?
MAY 27, 2009
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