Has Wells Fargo’s CEO Forgotten How To Lead?
SEPTEMBER 17, 2016
” That is going to tie people up in senior roles at Wells Fargo for months. Nothing to see here,” he might as well have added.
How to Replace Top-Down Training with Collaborative Learning (3)
AUGUST 31, 2012
The primary thing to bear in mind, says MIT’s Andy McAfee (McAfee), is INATT. Connections to friends and colleagues, like Facebook and LinkedIn.
How To Build A Truly Purpose-Driven Company Through The Example Of Stocksy
OCTOBER 3, 2016
The latter is an online marketplace for people to list and/or book accommodations. It claims to have 50,000 renters every night.
How to Replace Top-down Training with Collaborative Learning (2)
AUGUST 28, 2012
Who’s going to be involved? In the Hierarchical organization, employees were the only people who received corporate training. PEOPLE.
Why Organizations Don’t Learn
OCTOBER 21, 2015
Where organic, bottom-up meets corporate top-down. Don’t work to exhaustion. Take time to just think. Take frequent breaks.
How to replace top-down training with collaborative learning (1)
AUGUST 21, 2012
In the pursuit of trying to ?x Companies paid them to follow instructions and do the same thing over and over again. Twenty-?rst
How to Use Employee Engagement to Boost Your Business
MAY 18, 2011
Curating good, relevant content that matters to you is just such a wonderful thing! Welcome to the 21st century! And here is why.
How to ‘Take One for the Team’
FEBRUARY 24, 2014
How many you ask? I ventured over to Bing and repeated the exercise. What types of teams are we trying to improve? Educating.
5 Ways to Become Less Collaborative at Work
NOVEMBER 12, 2012
I know, the sure volume of email continues to rise so what’s the point in answering it? First step is to stop listening to your team.
Creating More Intelligent Organizations
DECEMBER 26, 2012
The CCI was founded to study how new communications technologies are changing the way people work together. How is it being done? .
What is Real Learning?
OCTOBER 24, 2015
How to learn socially, experientially, and informally. Learn how to learn.
The learning organization: an often-described, but seldom-observed phenomenon
MAY 31, 2012
The role of managers should be to manage the system, not the individual functions. 1) Learning is not something to get. ” W.
The Coherent Organization
JULY 4, 2012
We encourage clients to get their people to narrate their work, through blogs or other sharing media, for a number of reasons. If you are a blogger, you know how blogging makes you reflect on your experience and draw conclusions. We’re each teasing out the meaning of what we call the Coherent Organization with models.
The new shape of organizations?
OCTOBER 20, 2015
As I read more about how to create organizations that are resilient and adaptable, there’s an interesting emergent characteristic. While I haven’t had a chance to think about it at scale, like how it would manifest in a large organization, it certainly bears some strengths. What say you?
How to support informal learning
Jay Cross's Informal Learning
JULY 12, 2010
His calling is to help business people improve their performance on the job and satisfaction in life. These days, you are paid to think.
Who should be your Chief Collaboration Officer?
FEBRUARY 20, 2012
There have been a couple of posts recently on the topic of whether organisations need to have a new role of a Chief Collaboration Officer (CCO).
The State of Culture, Collaboration & Enterprise 2.0 (Part 1 of 2)
NOVEMBER 24, 2011
D o you have “ if you build it, they will come ” syndrome in your organization? ” syndrome in your organization?
Mass Collaboration Workshop, Day Two
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
MAY 22, 2014
(My presentation will appear separately) Collective Knowledge in Social Tagging Environments Joachim Kimmerle, KMRC Even though it is hard to find good definitions of knowledge, most psychologists would agree that knowledge is an internal mental representation of external environments. People tended to click on the larger tag (ie.,
Grand Unified Theory of Service Design, Systems Design, and Organization Design
MARCH 9, 2016
Jeff Sussna is an internationally-recognized systems thinker and IT expert, combining engineering expertise with an ability to bridge business, creative, and technical perspectives. I sat down with Jeff to pick his brain on putting the ‘service design’ in software-as-a-service. This is supposed to be magic and invisible!”
Workshop on Mass Collaboration - Day One
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
MAY 21, 2014
Introduction to the Workshop - Ulrike Cress Why a workshop in mass collaboration? Nature article on massively collaborative mathematics (see the wiki PolyMath). How do we describe these phenomena? We have to try and find what these methods can do. Can we design mass collaboration? How about collaboration?
How to Replace Top-Down Training with Collaborative Learning (4)
SEPTEMBER 6, 2012
Is your organization ready? How ready are you to tackle Big L Learning? We take time to reflect on our experience. ?
How To Think Like An Instructional Designer for Your Nonprofit Trainings
JANUARY 27, 2014
I use a simple structure to design: before, during, and after. It is also important to target the right level of authority. BEFORE.
Peeragogy: Self Organized Peer Learning in Networks
JANUARY 26, 2012
When an idea or concept makes me want to scuplt it out of mash potatoes , I pay attention. Photo by Aussiegal. It resonated. Training Design
How To Make Content Creation More Efficient: Use An Idea Dashboard
JANUARY 29, 2013
You need a pipeline which includes ideas for themes or topics you want to create content around. Then it is time to create content.
The Great Transformation of the Organization Still Needs the How
NOVEMBER 18, 2014
A conference paying homage to the brilliance of Peter Drucker has now become an annual calendar fixture not to be missed. No, not really.
Tech Wellness in the Nonprofit Workplace: Tips for Avoiding Collaborative Overload
MARCH 21, 2017
This connects very nicely to the leadership development for emerging leaders that I’ve been working on lately. Work to your energy.
New Book: How To Implement Multichannel Online Campaigns
APRIL 1, 2013
Click to see larger version. As a trainer, I was most interested in Chapter 7 about equipping your organization to do multi-channel campaigns.
Bill Clinton On "Creative Networks of Collaboration"
Steven Berlin Johnson
JANUARY 16, 2013
I had heard a bit of advance word about the conference from a friend who was headed down there, and I had armed him with a copy of Future Perfect to give to Clinton if the opportunity arose. But the gift turned out to be unnecessary. Along the way, he managed to say kind words about three other books of mine. .
Scrappy VS Strategic: Is there a generational divide in nonprofits around how to innovate using new technology?
APRIL 19, 2012
Thanks, Beth, for asking me to write about this conversation here. That’s quite a range, but what really counts is what they had to say.
Which Century is Your Organization In?
FEBRUARY 15, 2010
Home About Future of Talent Subscribe Over the Seas Thoughts on Recruiting, Learning and Other Things as I Ramble around the World Which Century is Your Organization In? by Kevin Wheeler on February 15, 2010 If you read my previous post on talent trends , you are aware that life in organizations is undergoing tectonic change. Join us.
Is it time for a BYOL (Bring Your Own Learning) strategy in your organization? #BYOL
APRIL 20, 2012
Adopting a BYOL strategy will however require a different approach to learning and development. Get organized. Reflect and review.
Coaching Should Be An Expectation Of All Connected Leaders
OCTOBER 8, 2013
The most overused yet inappropriately applied term in an organization is “coaching.”. That makes sense to me. Group coaching? Why not.
How to make convenings count: a new hands-on guidebook
AUGUST 29, 2013
How to make convenings count: a new hands-on guidebook. And a set of “next practice” ideas about how to do that in creative new ways?
To Really Drive Enterprise 2.0 Forward We Need A Behaviour Change
NOVEMBER 28, 2011
Why do I land on productive, and not collaborative, or engaged, or learned, or reciprocal, or connected? collaboration engagement enterprise 2.0
Should Employees Schedule Time To Be Social?
SEPTEMBER 16, 2013
I asked a question, “ how do you manage all of your priorities between work, family, friends, fun and health ?” And then it hit me.
International Organizations and Social Media: News, Engagement, and Social Data for Policy Change
JANUARY 14, 2014
The course is about how to leverage networks and social media for learning and impact. Global Conversations. GeV at 4.9
Holacracy Is Not The Answer To Your Employee Disengagement Issues
JANUARY 9, 2014
If you’re located in parts of North America where it’s been too cold to even blink your eyes lately, you may not have seen the news. Holacracy?
Social & Collaborative Learning in the Workplace
AUGUST 16, 2012
Attend the webinar to find out : How to support social learning in the workplace. How learning can be embedded in the workflow.
Steer Clear of Organizational Leadership Turbulence
JANUARY 23, 2012
Originally published to the January, 2012 Edition of T+D Magazine. it has been formatted to fit this screen.” by Dan Pontefract.
Reflecting on the State of Enterprise 2.0 as an Organizational Culture Change Agent
FEBRUARY 17, 2014
I promised not to utilize the moniker 2.0 in 2014 but how else can I reflect back on the state of Enterprise 2.0 How refreshing.