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Using SharePoint

Tony Karrer

I've been having fabulous conversations about using SharePoint. SharePoint is so flexible and the documentation for it is so big and diverse, that a big part of my goals have been to understand the different ways that training organizations are using SharePoint. Browse eLearning Content at www.elearninglearning.com.

Hey Microsoft! Why Not Merge Outlook with SharePoint?

Dan Pontefract

Why does Microsoft continue to build SharePoint separate from Outlook and Exchange? ” People sure do love their email. Thanks for reading.

Hey Microsoft! Why Not Merge Outlook with SharePoint?

Dan Pontefract

Why does Microsoft continue to build SharePoint separate from Outlook and Exchange? ” People sure do love their email.

SharePoint 2010: The New Employee Gateway?

Dan Pontefract

Since 2001, Microsoft has sold well over 100 million licenses  of SharePoint generating more than $1 billion / year in revenue. see below).

Learning Content Management Systems (LCMS) for Managing Course Assets

Tony Karrer

I received an inquiry from a reader at a large company that is continuously working on large projects with lots of course content running around. They have Articulate courses, classroom courses, SharePoint sites, etc. This is valuable for large scale authoring and translation of content. They have an LMS but not an LCMS.

Tom Vander Wall Nails My Sharepoint Experience

Nancy White

My focus is on what people DO with these tools, and very often I’ve seen people struggle with SharePoint. SharePoint is a perfect example.

Tom Vander Wall Nails My Sharepoint Experience | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

My focus is on what people DO with these tools, and very often I’ve seen people struggle with SharePoint. SharePoint is a perfect example.

Challenge: SharePoint and NGOs/NonProfits -go or no go? | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Am I really missing something about the use of SharePoint and it’s related products? Hmmm… Something is a ‘cooking.

SharePoint in Corporate Learning - Free Micro Virtual Conference

Tony Karrer

And this also helps me work on making my eLearning Prediction #11 - Micro Virtual Conferences come true.) We will be starting with the topic: SharePoint in Corporate Learning Live Sessions: Tuesday March 10, 8 - 10 AM Pacific Thursday March 12 from 8 - 9 AM Pacific Community discussion will occur in between.

Challenge: SharePoint and NGOs/NonProfits -go or no go?

Nancy White

My March post on SharePoint Tom Vander Wall Nails My Sharepoint Experience continues to get hits in a way few of my hundreds of blog posts ever have.

Digital Asset Management – LCMS, ECM and SharePoint

Tony Karrer

Does your enterprise content management solution provide this for you? I do know of a couple of large corporations that do a good job of cataloging and organizing the digital assets – images, digital videos, documents. In one case, they use a fairly rich enterprise content management (ECM) solution (a corporate-wide solution).

Productivity tools for the networked workplace

Harold Jarche

All of the larger organizations have and use Sharepoint. Creating content to share inside & outside the organization. Sharing openly.

Valuable Content - Views and Social Signals

Tony Karrer

I've talked about the questionable nature of page views vs. other signals in posts such as: An Aha Moment - del.icio.us as Indicator of Valuable Content - Importantly My Content Since my aha moment, I've always been skeptical of using page views. Browse eLearning ContentWork is Reminder of Process Centric KM in Early 90s.

The Smart Worker : shares what s/he learns

Jane Hart

We need to ensure the privacy and security of our organisation’s content. Tweet. The Smart Worker : needs job aids rather than courses.

Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

Strategy" Fails Corollary: if you have SharePoint installed, you will be using SharePoint a lot more this year. Learning apps.

Seven Things I Learned This Year

Tony Karrer

Aggregation and Social Filtering Provide High Value eLearning Learning has somewhat become my singular source of great eLearning content. I use it to filter and find all the best content on a daily, weekly, monthly basis. So here are a few of the things that are a bit different for me. 1. Marketplace LMS solutions don’t quite fit.

Top 10 eLearning Predictions for 2010

Tony Karrer

We can either continue to have SharePoint Fear and Loathing by Learning Professionals or we can spend time to understand Using SharePoint.

Why Don’t You Have an Internal YouTube Video Sharing Service?

Dan Pontefract

A few facts about YouTube: 24 hours of content is uploaded every minute. If you utilize Jive, SharePoint, Confluence, Liferay, etc.

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Open Source eLearning Tools

Tony Karrer

Learning Conversations , December 30, 2008 Why you should embrace open source - Informal Learning , February 14, 2009 Free, High Quality, Reusable Content - Daretoshare , August 22, 2009 eLearning Technology. I was just asked about trends in open source for eLearning and particularly open source eLearning tools.

The Standalone LMS is Dead

Dan Pontefract

This past week, I attended the SharePoint 2009 conference in Las Vegas. I’ll provide some feedback on that particular release in another blog posting (read Bill Simser for now) but what the conference itself got me thinking about was that, thankfully, the standalone LMS is definitely going to become redundant. Dinosaur. Soviet Union.

Steve Wheeler - September 17, Riyadh - Notes

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

LMSs: BB, D2L, Sharepoint, Moodle. Learning 3.0 - four key elements: - distributed (cloud) computing - - - (big graph comparing 1.0, 2.0, 3.0) 3.0 - active,social,community; rhizoonomy; connectivist; community is the curriculum; user and machine-generated content; etc. The Mayflower Steps. Macy''s, in New York. It was like magic.

Social Learning Tools Should Not be Separate from Enterprise 2.0

Tony Karrer

My contention (as expressed in LMS and Social Learning ) is that most of the vendors are getting this wrong. Or should they be separated? tools.

Working smarter

Jay Cross

Working Smarter Daily displays the most relevant and interesting content from sites I choose. Example: sharepoint. Working smarter.

What Universities Must Learn About Social Networks

Jay Cross

Favoriting” popular content so the cream can rise to the top caught on after Facebook made it  de rigeur. Where do I post my profile?

LMS and Social Learning

Tony Karrer

SharePoint and LMS seems to be a more common discussion: SharePoint and the LMS - Time to Converge? Browse eLearning Content

Snake Oil 2.0: Lipstick on a pig

Jay Cross

Once we do this, we can link in the formal content/registrations with the social connection side of the E2.0 These markets are conversations.

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Tool Set 2009

Tony Karrer

But I'm worried, because while I just got through writing about my concern in Using SharePoint that learning organizations seemed to be making the same mistake of Not Preparing Workers for Web 2.0. Setting up a SharePoint for a community or work team is very different from teaching them about Personal Learning. So, here goes.

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12 eLearning Predictions for 2009

Tony Karrer

So, let's try it again this year. #1 - "Self-Directed Learning" Increases Due to economic pressures, companies are going to reduce training budgets to a point where it doesn't make sense to create content on marginal topics. We will especially see a rapid growth in the use of wikis for content presentation. tools. As such, eLearning 2.0

Working Smarter eFieldbook $12

Jay Cross

Contents. Content    315. The Core of Learning Content in the Internet Age    320. We just cut the price of the eBook to $12.

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eLearning Portal Integration

Tony Karrer

Initially, the conversation was about having learning content appear on the enterprise portal. Many LMS vendors provide portlets, gadgets or widgets that allow for access of learning content (most often meaning courses and courseware) through the corporate portal. But the next level of content access from outside the LMS is search.

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eLearning Predictions Further Thoughts

Tony Karrer

pb&SP=MC&rID=58772167&rKey=9ac6286700094e6f Thought I’d do a quick post with some random follow-up thoughts: Skim Long Posts I asked at the start of the online session how many people had read my post that basically was very similar content. SharePoint We had some very interesting exchange around SharePoint.

Standalone LMS is Still Dead (rebutting & agreeing w/ Dave Wilkins)

Dan Pontefract

If we can turn the existing LMS into a learning, content and collaboration ecosystem (we’ll call it LCC) we therefore no longer have a standalone LMS.

Social Software Adoption

Tony Karrer

And I'm certainly seeing a lot of SharePoint. The adoption pattern is quite different than adoption of email or collaborative content editing.

When to LMS

Clark Quinn

SharePoint, as Harold Jarche points out on a comment to a subsequent Dave post ). Call it something else (Dan calls it a Learning, Content, & Collaboration system or LCC)! Without doing a point-by-point argument, since Dan Pontefract has eloquently done so , and also I agree with many of the points Dave makes. Let me elaborate.

Web 2.0 Applications in Learning

Tony Karrer

Provide the content. I've embedded all the content from the slides. Provide thoughts around the content and the discussion. Content Quality / Regulated Content One of the most common initial objections is what about quality of the content. Start them with initial structure and obvious placed to add content.

Skills Training

Tony Karrer

As I was thinking about this week's: SharePoint in Corporate Learning - Free Micro Virtual Conference and my presentation March 17 on Web 2.0 I'm going to be curious to see what is described during the SharePoint sessions. Browse eLearning ContentSkills Gap There's a great post by Catherine Lombardozzi - Learning 2.0

KM2010 - Washington DC

Dave Snowden

While its good to see a lot of new people here, some of the content is worrying. The emphasis on Sharepoint for example; this competent file/data sharing product seems to have got a stranglehold on collaboration and corporate use of social computing. The opening day of KM World 2010 and for the first time on the East Coast.

Online Conference Formats

Tony Karrer

We had about 120 people for the Learn Trends on SharePoint in Corporate Learning and find the recording at SharePoint Video. Browse eLearning ContentWe've just seen an interesting experience with Jay Cross having pulled together a 24 hour, worldwide discussion on the future of learning at Learn Trends. Topics are TBD.

I Know It When I See It

Andy McAfee

These are all activities that help patterns and structure appear, and that let the cream of the content rise to the top for all platform members, no matter how they define what the cream is. Without these mechanisms, online content becomes less useful –  less easy to navigate, consume, and analyze — as it accumulates.

Communities and Networks Connection Hotlists

Nancy White

Tom Vander Wall Nails My Sharepoint Experience - Full Circle , March 23, 2009. Challenge: SharePoint and NGOs/NonProfits -go or no go?