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The Untold Costs of Social Networking

Luis Suarez

But that’s where the problem lies, what I call the untold costs of social networking. It’s in our genes. At least, to some of us. On purpose.

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The costs of celebrity

Doc Searls

On the way back from a concert in Brooklyn yesterday we shared the subway with a well-known filmmaker. Still, he’s not anonymous.

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The top 10 opportunity costs for single source content strategy

Xyleme

What is opportunity cost? We compare items, adjusting for cost, value and relevance. This is one symptom of a high opportunity cost.

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The Costs of the Cloud: Double-Check Me on This, Would You?

Andy McAfee

But that doesn’t mean that the cloud is cheaper now , or that it’s currently the cost-effective choice for young and small companies.

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Managing Multiple Learning Managment Systems - The High Cost of Choice

Xyleme

Post Type: Blog post. In fact, it’s a scattered and fragmented market, one that is wreaking havoc on Learning & Development. The Reason. read more.

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Text-to-Speech Costs – Licensing and Pricing

Tony Karrer

Text-to-Speech Examples In this post, we will look more closely at costs of Text-to-Speech and issues around TTS Voice Licensing and Pricing. For example: a 30 second recording for a TV commercial broadcast all over the US may cost several times more than a five minute recording for a local documentary (voice123.com).

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The cost of codification

Harold Jarche

At the highest level of abstraction (you have a conversation with yourself) the cost of codification is very low as you have a 100% shared context (hopefully). On the other hand if you want to share your knowledge with everyone then the cost of codification will approach infinity. Friday's Finds

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Managing Multiple Learning Managment Systems - The High Cost of Choice

Xyleme

In fact, it’s a scattered and fragmented market, one that is wreaking havoc on Learning & Development.  And who doesn’t want to know that?

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How Feminists Are Costing Dems Gen Y

Nine Shift

And Feminists are playing a huge role in costing Democrats the majority of Gen Y. The Democratic Party is losing Gen Y. Here's the latest.

Managing Multiple Learning Managment System’s - The High Cost of Choice

Xyleme

Post Type: Blog post. In fact, it’s a scattered and fragmented market, one that is wreaking havoc on Learning & Development. The Reason. read more.

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The Leader's Guide to Radical Management: Is the problem with.

Steve Denning

They typically do this by controlling costs in their value chain and achieving economies of scale.  Capitalism is indeed fixing itself.

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Story of the Week: Low Cost or Free Higher Ed Inevitable

Nine Shift

But here's the kicker:  low cost or free higher ed is inevitable, and not just in California and New York. Here's proof. things are looking up.

The True Cost of Automobiles

Nine Shift

The true cost of driving automobiles is staggering. Forget the fuzzy social costs, air quality, lung cancer and all that. 

Driving Less: Boomers Don't Understand Cost of Driving

Nine Shift

Baby Boomers simply do not understand the cost of operating a car. The actual cost of operating your car is $1 a mile. 

#Movistar – The Cost of Lying to Your Customers

Luis Suarez

Yet no-one from the technical team has contacted me to confirm that appointment. Or, perhaps, even worse, my trust. It’s always been. Bollocks! .

eLearning Costs : eLearning Technology

Tony Karrer

If you are going to raise a stink, I would suggest you do it by pointing to various resources that discuss costs. Online Course Development: What Does It Cost? What Training Costs Part I: Converting Content from ILT to WBT How long does it take to create learning? Is it really that simple to cost? Please Opine). Or not.

Zero switching cost

Jay Cross

When my Internet Time Alliance colleague Harold Jarche switched from Delicious to Diigo, I figured I should probably do the same. After all, saving one’s tags is a cornerstone in Harold’s Personal Knowledge Management scheme of approaching the world. He has probably researched this a lot more than I ever will. Welcome to Diigo! Just Ja

Low Cost LMS - Help Needed

Tony Karrer

I received an inquiry about the need for a low cost LMS solution and I've not had time to help this person with answers. Also, my guess is that looking at License costs is probably a bad idea here since quite often there are services, hosting, etc. costs that can exceed license costs. I'll try to aggregate them together.

Open source for learning costs less

Harold Jarche

Open source is simply transferring an up front and usually meagre licence fee for a long term highly specialized labour cost, which in many cases ends up creating situations where organizations are completely hamstrung by their IT department/gurus. Someone has to build it, someone has to maintain it.

5 cool holiday gifts for $25 or less | Daniel Pink

Dan Pink

Here are five terrific items — all costing no more than $25 and all available online. 1. Dan Pink. Contact. Follow Dan on Twitter. Video.

Pareto Paring - Achieving Strategic Cost Reduction

John Hagel

As revenues erode, cost cutting becomes a top priority for all firms. There is the great leveler – everyone is mandated to take the same percent out of their cost base. Most can see that this makes no sense – all costs are not equal and some parts of the business are much less productive than others. So, what is the alternative?

Harold Jarche » Costs of open source and proprietary LCMS/LMS

Harold Jarche

Guidebook to the Top 100 Tools for Learning 2015 is ready

Jane Hart

Each tool page includes basic information (website, cost, availability […]. Social learning

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Order of Magnitude Quiz: The cost of street lights

David Weinberger

Facing a budget shortfall, the town of Andover, MA, has decided to turn off 600 streetlights, leaving 900 on. How much do you think that will save Andover per year, according to the article in the Boston Globe ? This is an Order of Magnitude Quiz, which means you win if your answer is correct within an order of magnitude. Click here for the answer.

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Ever Wonder How Much a Meeting Costs?

Mark Oehlert

We've all sat in meetings thinking "Geez, this little confab is costing the organization plenty".well

Guidebook to the Top 100 Tools for Learning 2015 is ready

Jane Hart

Each tool page includes basic information (website, cost, availability […]. Social learning

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2014 Guidebook to the Top 100 Tools for Learning

Jane Hart

It includes basic information (website, cost, availability as well as […]. Completely revised and updated, the 2014 GUIDEBOOK provides you with even more information about each of the tools on the Top 100 Tools for Learning 2014 list – to help you make use of them for personal learning as well as for your professional practice.

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Creating a Return on Investment (ROI) calculation for Enterprise 2.0 and internal social media

Ross Dawson

To be frank, I think ROI calculations for social initiatives are in most cases a waste of time, because so many of the benefits and costs are unknowable before the initiative. COSTS. Costs of resources and staff time. Integration costs. Bandwidth Costs. Lower costs – company internal communication.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Ever Wonder How Much a Meeting Costs?

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « The Definitive iPhone eCard | Main | Day 2: Welcome to Day 2 of Marks "Clear the Tabs" Blog-a-thon" » July 14, 2008 Ever Wonder How Much a Meeting Costs? Comments The comments to this entry are closed. Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us

Internet Time Blog » Société illuminates the new environment for learning

Jay Cross

networks are the new companies

Harold Jarche

In the network era, real-world transaction costs diminish. And to the earlier point, networks are the new companies. ” -  Wikipedia.

Launch of Newspaper Extinction Timeline for every country in the world

Ross Dawson

Increased cost performance of mobile phones. Increased cost performance of tablets/ e-readers. Fixed bandwidth availability and costs.

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"Costs Soar For National Guard Training" (CBS News)

Mark Oehlert

Revamping the Army National Guard training program so soldiers can spend more time at home will cost at least $128 million this year, and officials say they need nearly double that amount next year to properly train and equip their forces, The Associated Press has learned ( link ).

Duplication theory of educational value

George Siemens

The internet has a different value scheme than what we encounter with physical products, particularly in relation to input costs.

The extraordinary personal value of the web: $140 billion is the tip of the iceberg

Ross Dawson

We will always have free or low-cost online services, however that hides the extraordinary value they give us. The key findings are shown below.

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The Evolution of the Firm

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Thus, firms came into being to make it easier and less costly to get work done. High-tech companies emerged from nowhere.

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life in the gig economy

Harold Jarche

In 2007 I advised those considering consulting to keep costs low and not overestimate how much they will make. Cut costs. Save money.

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A way to see what you get

Doc Searls

According to  The Cost of Reading Privacy Policies , a paper by Aleecia M. billion hours for the U.S. population reading those polcies.

Even If Grandma Embraces Her Robot, Should We Fear It?

Andy McAfee

Her piece includes no numbers about the costs of elder care. ” Erik and I think it’s just heating up). And the numbers are daunting.

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Why Can’t We Reform The Health System?

Steve Denning

Almost as frightening as its cost is how poorly it performs. Health Innovation Leadership Radical Management costs customers health innovation.