Did I Just Spam My Entire LinkedIn Network?
APRIL 2, 2013
On the afternoon of Sunday, March 24, 2013 I sent a generic email to my entire LinkedIn network. I asked my entire LinkedIn network for help.
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.
My 1800+ LinkedIn Network Graphically Mapped
MAY 2, 2013
When it first came out I thought the LinkedIn Labs feature known as “ InMaps ” was really cool. LinkedIn personal linkedin
Me and Linkedin
MAY 23, 2012
Chris Brogan blogged recently about his decision to close his Linkedin account. I keep trying to get involved in the various Linkedin groups I am a member of but a few things drive me away. This got me thinking, yet again, about whether I should do the same. . Many otherwise interesting threads end up either spammy or "me too". .
Linkedin inviting people into my network without my permission?
JANUARY 23, 2014
Linkedin has been acting very oddly recently. At one level this doesn''t matter, but if people who I don''t really know thought that I was spamming them through Linkedin, or even that I was desperately trying to increase my network, this could potentially reflect badly on me. I hadn''t originated those invites.
12 Books That Every Leader Should Read: Updated
DECEMBER 17, 2014
I have been maintaining – and occasionally updating -- a list of “Books Every Leader Should Read” on this Work Matters blog since 2011. P.P.S.
The Little Book of the Future: A Free Guide to Collaborative Learning
APRIL 15, 2011
“The Little Book of the Future is your free guide to the future of training and development. Order your free copy here : Books
How do you sign an e-book? | Daniel Pink
OCTOBER 11, 2011
Pink is the author of four provocative bestselling books about the changing world of work. DANS BOOKS. How do you sign an e-book?
Join Us: Measuring the Networked Nonprofit Book Events in Washington, DC
OCTOBER 19, 2012
Evening Book Discussion and Networking Event. I love the photos that folks are sharing with their cats and dogs and the book. link].
A Whole Lotta Learning And Love
SEPTEMBER 2, 2015
The next book? He is fab – if you are writing a book, ring him up.). book personal clarity purposeMy writing? Clearer.
Enter to WIN a Free Signed Copy of Flat Army
MARCH 24, 2014
book flat army Author Dan Pontefract with his much better half Denise Lamarche. Flat Army was published about a year ago. How to win?
Getting Value from LinkedIn
NOVEMBER 30, 2007
For a person who I generally think is pretty smart Thomas Davenport (his book Thinking for a Living is generally quite good), I find him saying some pretty weak things. In his book he tells us basically that blogs have detracted from productivity, not increased it. In this post, he says: I've been on LinkedIn for several years.
3 equations that can change your life | Daniel Pink
JANUARY 10, 2012
Pink is the author of four provocative bestselling books about the changing world of work. DANS BOOKS. Dan Pink. Contact. About Dan.
seeking and sense-making
FEBRUARY 16, 2016
I read a lot of books and write reviews to share with others. I share some things on LinkedIn but use it mostly to loosely connect with others.
I Unfriended You On Facebook. Are We Still Friends?
FEBRUARY 13, 2012
LinkedIn caused havoc as well. If you clearly should have been a LinkedIn only acquaintance, I’m looking forward to seeing you over there.
the learning loop
JANUARY 9, 2017
I posted one of my models on LinkedIn this week and immediately received feedback that it was similar to the OODA Loop. ” — Wikipedia.
network leadership = adapting to perpetual beta
AUGUST 19, 2015
— Excerpt from my e-book: Adapting to Perpetual Beta. Originally posted on LinkedIn 18 August 2015. A new culture emerges. Greene.
gamers, artists, and citizens
MARCH 4, 2017
How many books do you read? What they do not do is look for the rule book. Gamers. Learning is the new literacy. What are they?” I asked.
Top 10 Tools for Learning 2016
APRIL 12, 2016
Books are still a major way I learn. Yes, I check out books from the library and read them. LinkedIn is a way to stay in touch with people, and in particular the L&D Revolution group is where I want to keep the dialog alive about the opportunity. It’s that time again: Jane Hart is running her 2016 (and 10th!)
A Few Good Tools To Manage Your Online Professional Network Connections
MARCH 20, 2015
LinkedIn: Online social networks let us connect with many more people faster than ever. Flickr Image: Myles Grant. Professional Networking
I Co-Wrote a Book. You’ll be Hearing About It…
NOVEMBER 27, 2013
All authors are contractually obligated to say the following, but that doesn’t make it less true: I’m really excited about this book.
A ‘Field of Dreams’ Industry
MARCH 8, 2017
LinkedIn has released their Workplace Learning report, and one aspect stood out: Only 8% of CEOS see biz impact of L&D, only 4% see ROI.
on the net without a net
JANUARY 3, 2016
When LinkedIn advertises ex-McKinsey consultants available for $60 per hour, you know that it’s an obsolete business model. Image: @gapingvoid.
A Look Inside Letterman’s Staff Redefining Their Purpose After The Show Ended
SEPTEMBER 8, 2016
From the book: Individuals who steadily define (and redefine) what they are in life and at work seize the opportunity for clarity. Enjoy.
The Web changes business
MAY 9, 2012
Amazon – Books. LinkedIn – Recruiting. So you think the Web won’t change the business you’re in?
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
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?
2015 top 10 tools for learning
JULY 7, 2015
Microsoft Word: My writing tool for longer posts, articles, and of course books, and writing is a powerful force for organizing my thoughts, and a great way to share them and get feedback. LinkedIn: I share thoughts there and track a few of the groups (not as thoroughly as I wish, of course). meta-learning technology
The Dark Side of Scaling Up: Will You Want to Live in What You Build?
FEBRUARY 12, 2015
It was first published at LinkedIn last month. The needless deaths in U.S. Success is rarely all it is cracked up to be. Consider this story.
Let’s help Airbnb rebuild the bridge it just burned
MAY 28, 2013
Airbnb users can earn a “Verified ID” badge on their profile by providing their online identity (via existing Airbnb reviews, LinkedIn, or Facebook) and matching it to offline ID documentation, such as confirming personal information or scanning a photo ID. You are making it substantially harder for guests to book on Airbnb.
What is stopping companies from measuring learning: Skillsets, datasets, toolsets or mindsets?
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.
World Stoos Day
JANUARY 24, 2013
The Stoos Network on LinkedIn. His book Management 3.0 I enjoyed reading Julian’s book. WHOOPS. Wikipedia ). Join me.
Learn Informal Learning Informally
JUNE 13, 2012
Two books and the Informal Learning poster. Recommendations for Jay on LinkedIn. Here’s a preliminary description. with Jay Cross.
Why Creating Space for Creative Time in the Nonprofit Workplace Improves Productivity
FEBRUARY 23, 2016
Flickr Photo by AstridWestvang. Activities are designed to support organizational wellness for greater productivity and morale boosts. Have story?
Corporate Culture in a Venn Diagram
APRIL 1, 2015
Lafley My Definition of Work and an Update on Book Two. It may even be delivering a disservice to some. Naturally, this got me thinking.
DECEMBER 11, 2014
It’s a both a discipline and a living book. of the book is out now. The workplace is an open-book exam. Version 2.0
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. editors of Klutz: The Klutz Book of Inventions. Book me for a speech. Bob Sutton. Search. Again?
Apparently, Organizational Culture is Crap
JULY 2, 2013
I also wrote a book that delves a fair bit into this topic. But what really is organizational culture? You end up with two solitudes. ” .
What Makes a Social Network Valuable?
JULY 23, 2009
I have over 10 million first, second and third degree connections in LinkedIn and I get almost no value from that network, per se. Networks are collections – collections made of people rather than books or stamps. I don’t think so. I get little value because many of my contacts are active recruiters. Do You Need to Decide?
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.