Book Review: Originals by Adam Grant
MARCH 24, 2016
While reading Adam Grant’s new book, Originals: How Non-Conformists Move The World , I found myself utilizing four different lenses of observation.
The Life Time Magic of Tidying Up Your Professional Life and LinkedIn Connections
JANUARY 7, 2016
To get started, here’s what you need to think about: Review your LinkedIn connections and ask: Do I know this person? cc @bethkanter.
Me and Linkedin
MAY 23, 2012
Chris Brogan blogged recently about his decision to close his Linkedin account. It is useful for keeping up to date with the people I know's changes of circumstance but little more. keep trying to get involved in the various Linkedin groups I am a member of but a few things drive me away. It is too safe and too corporate.
MAY 4, 2012
couple of days back I tried to reflect an alternative view in for, example, how we might use LinkedIn data – it’s not only my view of course and I don’t want to claim any originality in it. purposefully read the book slowly, to allow the concepts to penetrate my thoughts. Meanwhile here are some excerpts pieces that ran this week.
The Web changes business
MAY 9, 2012
So you think the Web won’t change the business you’re in? Amazon – Books. LinkedIn – Recruiting.
Join Us: Measuring the Networked Nonprofit Book Events in Washington, DC
OCTOBER 19, 2012
Evening Book Discussion and Networking Event. You should also read Measuring the Networked Nonprofit: Using Data to Change the World.
Top 10 Tools for Learning 2016
APRIL 12, 2016
It’s a valuable service, and points out some interesting things and it’s interesting to see the changes over time. It’s also a way to see what others are using and maybe find some new ideas. Books are still a major way I learn. It’s that time again: Jane Hart is running her 2016 (and 10th!)
Is HR Relevant and Does it Matter? | Over the Seas
JANUARY 27, 2010
by Kevin Wheeler on January 27, 2010 The Way It Is Since at least 1996 when Dave Ulrich published his well-known book, Human Resource Champions , on the state and future of human resources there has been a constant conversation on how HR can become relevant to business leaders. They oversee equal opportunity employment. Does HR Matter?
on the net without a net
JANUARY 3, 2016
I have spent the past 20 years figuring out what changes the internet era might bring. During the last 12 years I’ve run a web-powered business.
network leadership = adapting to perpetual beta
AUGUST 19, 2015
It is becoming the norm and bringing change with it. — Excerpt from my e-book: Adapting to Perpetual Beta. ” — Charles H.
The Impact of Connectivity in the Future: Everything Is Connected, Cows will Tweet
NOVEMBER 21, 2013
Dave and I have something in common – Conan O’Brien made fun of our LinkedIn Profiles on his show. Books Research Studies
Guy Kawasaki Makes an Enchanting Offer: Buy One, Get One Free.
MARCH 7, 2011
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. globeandmail.com: Hard facts about this years books. Good Books. Howard Gardner: Changing Minds: The Art and Science of Changing Our Own and Other Peoples Minds.
iLust? Changing the game
JANUARY 29, 2010
Like him or not, he’s changed the face of our digital lives several times: popularizing the GUI interface with the Macintosh, changing the music market with the iPod, and upending the mobile market with the iPhone. The story is similar for other forms of publication: magazines, newspapers, and books.
The Dark Side of Scaling Up: Will You Want to Live in What You Build?
FEBRUARY 12, 2015
You can learn more about my ideas from my LinkedIn Influencer posts , Work Matters blog, and Tweets. billion.
World Stoos Day
JANUARY 24, 2013
The Stoos Network on LinkedIn. His book Management 3.0 Discovery: model—loose ends, loose means: e.g. Google, change the world.
DECEMBER 11, 2014
It’s a both a discipline and a living book. Version 2.0 of the book is out now. The workplace is an open-book exam.
Apparently, Organizational Culture is Crap
JULY 2, 2013
also wrote a book that delves a fair bit into this topic. The change might very well commence from the employee base. ” . Period.
Does Your Nonprofit Need Legal Counsel About Using Social Media?
JANUARY 17, 2012
One of my employees has asked me to write a recommendation on LinkedIn, if they were fired – could our organization be sued?
Learn Informal Learning Informally
JUNE 13, 2012
implementation plan, change management, cost/benefit. Two books and the Informal Learning poster. Recommendations for Jay on LinkedIn.
What is stopping companies from measuring learning: Skillsets, datasets, toolsets or mindsets?
Dawn of Learning
MAY 16, 2014
We asked this question to various L&D professionals on LinkedIn to get to the bottom of what''s stopping companies from measuring learning today.
What Makes a Social Network Valuable?
JULY 23, 2009
have over 10 million first, second and third degree connections in LinkedIn and I get almost no value from that network, per se. I get little value because many of my contacts are active recruiters. Networks are collections – collections made of people rather than books or stamps. The same is true for coin collectors. Join us.
How Do I Make Sense of Social Networking Tools
SEPTEMBER 22, 2015
LinkedIn: Pretty much the very same thing as what I mentioned for Facebook above. And SmartCloud for Social Business does that beautifully.
Learning in 2024 #LRN2024
SEPTEMBER 17, 2014
The twitter chat had a series of questions, so I’ll address them here (with a caveat that our learning really hasn’t changed, our wetware hasn’t evolved in the past decade and won’t again in the next; our support of learning is what I’m referring to here): 1. Mobile is the catalyst for change.
The Social C-Suite
MARCH 12, 2013
Interestingly, 26 percent of them had a LinkedIn profile whereas only 4 percent were on Twitter. Originally published to CLO Magazine. Be Real.
A sense of bewronging
APRIL 2, 2011
have 480 contacts on Linkedin , most of which I know about as well as my contacts on Facebook. And I don’t mean their control. Excellent.
Advanced Praise or "Blurbs" for Scaling Up Excellence
DECEMBER 16, 2013
First, it is rather odd to ask someone to praise your book. Of course, we hope the list below will help sell some books.
Transforming Nonprofit Staff Into Champions on Social
APRIL 30, 2015
They are passionate about your organization and social change, and will talk about it to anyone who will listen. What’s holding many back?
Three Analytics Tools to Gauge Your Social Audience’s Pulse
OCTOBER 31, 2012
Note from Beth: “ Measuring the Networked Nonprofit ” is getting a lot of good feedback as people read and apply the ideas in the book.
Help! My Nonprofit Needs A Data Nerd
NOVEMBER 18, 2014
Leap of Reason Books (Free download). Help! My Nonprofit Needs A Data Nerd! How and what is your experience? Google Lean Impact Measurement
The Humanity of the Web: Reflections of a Social Computing Evangelist
MARCH 26, 2014
The Internet changed my life 17 years ago, and my relationship with it is still going strong. Eventually I gave up on it. What happened then?
Nonprofit Blog Carnival: Personal Productivity Tips for Nonprofits
FEBRUARY 3, 2015
Her book provides tips on how to do this more effectively. How are nonprofits folks strengthening their personal productivity muscles in 2015?
Transforming the Workplace with Radical Management by Steve Denning
AUGUST 2, 2012
But in reality what we are seeing is how platforms like Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google Plus, etc. To name Authority and Money. To name: .
Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ
FEBRUARY 22, 2011
Convergence of educational institutions to the supply chain of corporate training will change the supplier landscape. Learning apps. Rovy F.
The Only Person Who Behaves Sensibly Is My Tailor
NOVEMBER 24, 2014
started reading his books in my early teenage years and many of the ideas in them have stuck. He takes new measurements every time he sees me.
Help! My Nonprofit Needs A Data Nerd and How To Find Them!
NOVEMBER 29, 2012
” I hear this too often from nonprofits. The skills are out there. We are not talking about a person with a Ph.D from MIT in rocket science.
Social Learning, Complexity and the Enterprise
APRIL 20, 2011
Organizations, in order to function, need to encourage social exchanges and social learning due to faster rates of business and technological changes.
Join Reid Hoffman and Ben Casnocha: A Webcast on The Start-Up of You
MARCH 20, 2012
" I have also heard great reports about Reid and Ben's new book too, but haven't read it. You will learn the best practices of some of the most successful start-ups on the planet (like PayPal and LinkedIn), and how these strategies can be applied to your career -- no matter your industry or job function.
Reflections from Stanford Nonprofit Management Institute: New Skills for a Complex World
SEPTEMBER 13, 2012
The social business sector has shared metrics and understanding of being data-informed. That changes the conversation for nonprofits.
Nonprofits and Content Strategy: The Wisdom of the Network
SEPTEMBER 13, 2013
Beth Kanter’s “Content and Curation for Nonprofits” board on Scoop.it and article about content curation in NTEN Change Journal. Copyblogger.
The Power of Our Collective Professional Networks and Transdisciplinarity Learning
OCTOBER 24, 2014
Once we mapped the network on the wall before our eyes, we reflected on the following questions: * What are the points of connection?