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Technology or preparation?

Clark Quinn

In listening to a recent presentation on the trends affecting the workplace and HR, there was mention about how organizations were using more cognitive technology, AI, etc. But one of the things I wondered was whether all the new, smart technology really would help as much as was intended or needed. The post Technology or preparation?

holistic technology

Harold Jarche

I first came across the work of Ursula Franklin through her CBC Massey Lecture series on The Real World of Technology. Technology

Technology, Marketing and Storytelling

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

In addition, technology is now amplifying the impact of storytelling on the customer experience. That gives it enormous impact.” .

Favourite Books of 2013 That I Read

Dan Pontefract

Books – remember those?) I can honestly say it is an ‘epic’ book. That’s what a good book should deliver.

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Can AI Help Translate Technological Advances into Strategic Advantage?

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic,” is one of the most memorable quotes of science fiction writer Arthur C.

I’m Showing My Work … My Next Book Is Postponed

Dan Pontefract

In her book, Show Your Work , Jane Bozarth encourages us to work in the open. This is why my next book is titled DUAL PURPOSE. So fab!

A Growing Backlash Against the Relentless Advances in Technology?

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

If the books and articles that introduced them become popular, the concepts can get stretched and applied way beyond their intended meaning.

Modernising Classroom Training through Technology (Online Workshop)

Jane Hart

This workshop looks at how to modernise classroom training through the integration of technology. This 4-week online workshop will cover.

Harnessing the True Potential of Internet of Things Technology

John Hagel

Despite all the hype, businesses are still significantly under-estimating the business impact of Internet of Things (IoT) technology. Now, I'll use IoT technologies to illustrate how just one of many technologies will enable the evolution of business models. Current applications for this technology. Data to advice.

Handbook of Emerging Technologies for Learning

George Siemens

In 2009 Peter Tittenberger and I wrote a handbook of emerging technologies for learning. We created a supporting website (wiki) for the book. Anyway, I’ve uploaded the pdf version of the document (the wiki is gone): Handbook of Emerging Technology for Learning

Education Technology Strategies - Day One

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

lessons scripted around 1:1 laptop); IT issues - we were a Windows network, with everything on our own domain - we needed to open eg printing etc O - consumer technology far more accessible in 2012 esp. dates to classical Greece How does technology change this? - Using technology to find more (vs. CERN ? Which 6?"

Blockchain - Once Again, the Technological Genie Has Been Unleashed from its Bottle

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Blockchain Revolution , his 16th book, now explains “How The Blockchain Will Transform Everything From Banking To Government To Our Identities.”.

technology changes but people don’t

Harold Jarche

“Abundance of books makes men less studious” – Hieronimo Squarciafico c. Technology changes but people don’t] Henry Mintzberg said, “It is the conceit of every generation to believe things are chaos in their. Every fortnight I collate some of the observations and insights that were shared on social media.

Enterprise Social Technology – Review

Harold Jarche

The book is not focused on social media for workplace performance improvement, my own area of professional interest. Books

Best books

Jay Cross

Michael: 9780917917080: Amazon.com: Books. One of my many seminal books. Vance: 9780984585373: Amazon.com: Books. Join us. link].

5 Book Recommendations for Nonprofit Networking and Data Nerds

Beth Kanter

This book is how to create a data-informed culture in your organization that values outcome based measurement. Books Evergreen.

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Thoughts on Steve Jobs, The Book

Steven Berlin Johnson

I can't think of a better biographer for this project--so much so that one of the strange thoughts I had after Jobs died was, "At least we're going to have this book to read." It's a very subtle book, admirable in its restraint, I think. Which, I think, is what most of us want to read right now. Also: the guy took a lot of walks.

8 Books for Nonprofits To Read and Book Giveaway

Beth Kanter

Every year around this time, I write a post about some books that should be valuable to those who work in the nonprofit and social good sector.

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Better Education Through Technology

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

me) on seeing a sight like this is to suggest that everybody would be better off with a little more investment in technology. But they could instead higher fewer people, pay them more, and use technology to make up the difference. It is in this context we need to read an article like Kentaro Toyama's Can Technology End Poverty?

Nonprofit Technology Training: Book List

Beth Kanter

I read a lot of educational technology, training, and teaching blogs, follow those people on Twitter, curate on Scoop.It, etc to keep up.

The Glass Box And The Commonplace Book

Steven Berlin Johnson

The great minds of the period—Milton, Bacon, Locke—were zealous believers in the memory-enhancing powers of the commonplace book. It is broken.

Education Technology Strategies - Day Two

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

So the Achieving Excellents has four major objectives: - achieving excellence - ensuring equity - promoting well-being - competence We''ve also been partnering with the Council of Directors of Educations (CODE - ''superintendants'') - this boosts what we know about technology and enabling innovations. How do we build on this? From 68%.

A Useful Framework for Analyzing the Impact of Technology on Jobs

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Last week I discussed a recent Pew Research report on the impact of AI, robotics and other advanced technologies on the future of jobs.

Technology and the Future of Media

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Most everyone will agree that advances in information and communication technologies (ICT) are radically transforming the business landscape.

Inside Apple: Adam Lashinsky Revealing and Well-Crafted Book.

Bob Sutton

Book Me For A Speech. The Decent Thing to Call My Book - Publishers Weekly. globeandmail.com: Hard facts about this years books.

Announcing My Next Book: The Happy, Healthy Nonprofit

Beth Kanter

Aliza is also a prolific writer and author, having published ten books. We talked about the need for being more mindful of our technology.

Launching my new book today! Getting Results From Crowds

Ross Dawson

Today we are launching my new book Getting Results From Crowds: The definitive guide to using crowdsourcing to grow your business ! It is definitely my most useful book, and while it’s hard to compare it with my other books as it has a distinct purpose and design, it is in some ways my best work.

Foradian Technologies Interview

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

I specialized on online learning, media and collaborative technologies. Since 2001 at NRC I have worked on learning object standards and repositories, content recommender systems, collaborative content authoring technology, and massive open online courses (MOOCs). How technology help in improving the teaching practices?

Book Review: When Millennials Take Over and the Fluid Workplace

Beth Kanter

The book discusses how management traditional approaches need to change due to three trends that are coming together in a perfect storm.

Changing the Book game

Clark Quinn

Apple has also democratized the book creation business, with authoring tools for anyone. strategy technologyWhat Apple did to the music industry is a closer analogy to what is happening here than what they did to the phone industry, however. They have *kind* of done that with Garage Band, but this is easier.

11 Books Every Leader Should Read - Bob Sutton

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. globeandmail.com: Hard facts about this years books. Stanford Technology Ventures Program (STVP). Center for Work, Technology and Organization. Good Books. Again?

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Book Review Pointer

Clark Quinn

In case you didn’t see it, eLearn Mag has posted my book review of Mark Warschauer’s insightful book, Learning in the Cloud. To quote myself: This is … a well-presented, concise, and documented presentation of just what is needed to make a working classroom, and how technology helps.

Technology, Media and Culture - the Best of Times or the Worst of Times?

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

USC’s Annenberg Innovation Lab (AIL) was founded in 2010 to study the transformational impact of technology on culture and on the media industries.

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.

Lehigh University Book Chat

Euen Semple

It came about when I spotted a tweet about my book by the lecturer Silagh. They were great questions based on the first 20 chapters of my book which the class had been reading as a set text. This is a great example of what the technology makes possible. It was a blast! Hope I get to do it again sometime.

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Productivity and Employment (and Technology): In the Jaws of the Snake

Andy McAfee

I think that technology is another big part of it. I suggest you do the same. Courtesy of Jared Bernstein, jaredbernstein.com. So what is?

How We Got To Now, the Book

Steven Berlin Johnson

It’s my ninth book, but the first to be accompanied by a TV series, airing on PBS beginning on October 15. It has been a busy week!

The Giant Zero

Doc Searls

Toll-free calls could be made only to a few dozen local exchanges listed in the front of your phone book. The world of distance. Even today.

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The Future of Customer Service: Using technology to increase both efficiency and relationship strength

Ross Dawson

Back in 1999 Evans and Wurster in their book Blown to Bits said that the trade-off between richness and reach had disappeared. Automated.