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A Competent Competency Process

Clark Quinn

In the process of looking at ways to improve the design of courses, the starting point is good objectives. SO drilling in the exact meanings of words is valuable, as an example. We then need good processes, so I’ve talked to a couple of educational institutions doing competencies, to see what could be learned. design strategy

Richard Feynman On The Folly Of Crafting Precise Definitions - Bob.

Bob Sutton

WSJ CareerJournal | Though Now Routine, Bosses Still Stumble During the Layoff Process. Adopting The No Asshole Rule: Dont Bother If The Words Are Hollow » Richard Feynman On The Folly Of Crafting Precise Definitions.   It is easier, and probably more useful, to give examples of formal organizations than to define them."

Problems with Bargh’s definition of unconscious

Mind Hacks

I have a new paper out in Frontiers in Psychology: The perspectival shift: how experiments on unconscious processing don’t justify the claims made for them. 2014) The perspectival shift: how experiments on unconscious processing don’t justify the claims made for them. I argue that they often don’t. doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2014.01067.

Emotionally intelligent signage on a box | Daniel Pink

Dan Pink

Hello Dan, This is an example of motive tied to emotion. Hello Dan, This is an example of motive tied to emotion. Dan Pink. Contact.

A Simple Definition of Knowledge?

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Responding to George Siemens's A Simple Definition of Knowledge. Taking an information-theoretic approach, for example (cf Dretske) we might want to limit our attention to neural states that are reflective of (caused by, representative of) states of affairs in the world. It is currently pending approval over there. A nodal *state*.

Referral Relationships and Selection Process

Tony Karrer

where he says that: I've witnessed more than one example of e-Learning and LMS consultants who are hired by an organization to help select a vendor and create a deployment strategy. Having been involved in this process for many years, I can't imagine how a consultant can do this. I wish Justyn could name names

Social Formal – it’s the processing!

Clark Quinn

In thinking about the benefits of adding social to formal learning for a presentation I’ll be giving, I realized that the main reason to extend social activities into formal learning is for the additional processing it provides. While there is processing individually, social interaction provides more opportunities.

70:20:10 - Beyond the Blend

Charles Jennings

There are many other examples of ‘blending’ learning stretching back into the past, too. University of Salford, UK. But it’s just a baby step.

Introducing the Digital Learning Quadrants

Dan Pontefract

As a ‘willing participant’ they possess the enthusiasm to actively be a part of the learning process as often and as best they can.

mLearning more than mobile elearning?

Clark Quinn

I was worried about whether that fit some operational aspects like IT and manufacturing processes, but I think I’ve got that sorted. Note I’m not making the case for schools as they are, a curriculum rethink definitely needs to accompany using technology in schools in many ways. And then I thought about it some more.

Nine Tricky Questions And Nine Honest Answers Regarding Purpose

Dan Pontefract

Perhaps it’s a different definition of the ‘sweet spot.’ For example, there are very few realtors who set out to become realtors in their teens.

Boundary conditions

Dave Snowden

So it is a journey that should have a wall with gate keepers, but lack of definition means that it is all to easy to dive into it.

Coaching Should Be An Expectation Of All Connected Leaders

Dan Pontefract

Coaching is not a formulaic process when demonstrating the connected leader attributes. Group coaching? Speed coaching? Why not. But of course.

Sense-making glossary

Harold Jarche

PARC offers a glossary of quite useful sense-making terms. Sense-making is what the second part of the Seek-Sense-Share PKM model is about.

Ask what value you can add

Harold Jarche

For example, I recently passed on a tagged collection of social bookmarks as a result of a conversation in an online community of practice.

The domain of disorder (iii)

Dave Snowden

You simply take the existing process and run parallel, contained safe-to-fail experiments to test alternatives. So what are the three?

Content and continuous learning: The cornerstones of a learning architecture


HILOs result from a cultural shift toward making L&D a continuous process, moving away from one-and-done training philosophies.

Enterprise 2.0, Where Art Thou?

Luis Suarez

Let’s have a look into Andy’s original definition for Enterprise 2.0 Tools) and Social Business (Processes AND People). as well? .

Birgit Mager and the Evolution of Service Design

Adaptive Path

After sleeping on it for one night, I thought, “Well, that’s really interesting–to bring design into this challenge of creating organizations and processes and interactions that are customer oriented.” For example, former students of mine are running a successful service design company in Cologne: “Minds and Makers”.

Content engineering

Clark Quinn

They use content management systems, carefully articulated with tight definitions and associated tags, and rules that pull together those content elements by definition into the resulting site. First, being tighter around content definitions provides a greater opportunity to be scientific about the role the content plays.

LinkedIn Skills – Useful or Useless?

Dan Pontefract

It’s definitely cool. There are countless articles and posts by others helping you with the skills itemizing and selection process.

ICTs in Higher Education Systems of Arab States: Promises and Effective Practices - A Summary Report

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

offered as an example the Global Campus student information and campus management application. For example, Prof. Prof. Dr. P. Dr. H.A.

How Autism can Influence Design: In conversation with Steve Silberman

Adaptive Path

SS: I think that’s definitely true. For example, there’s a funny thing about accommodations for disabled people. SS: Sure.

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PR’s problems, 20 years later

Doc Searls

It took me about seven seconds to find an example: a Lance Morrow essay in which he says Serbia has “the biggest public relations problem since Pol Pot went into politics.” On the definition (or re-definition) front, the PRSA has floated three new definitions for PR , with the hashtag #PRDefined: Definition No.

Platforms Are Not Created Equal: Harnessing the Full Potential of Platforms

John Hagel

In fact, the definition they offer of business platforms is: “a nexus of rules and infrastructure that facilitate interactions among network users” or, alternatively, “a published standard, together with a governance model, that facilitates third party participation.” Platforms are becoming increasingly central to business value creation. 

Learning by Osmosis

Dan Pontefract

The process of gradual or unconscious assimilation of ideas, knowledge, etc. (eg. It can be a scientific process methodically laid out (i.e.

PKM in the Summer

Harold Jarche

My +200 bookmarks on #PKMastery give external examples related to the Seek > Sense > Share framework. Who is this workshop for?

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Business or Pleasure? - why not both: Semantic Web - a tech fix.

Martijn Linssen

Nobody knows which technologies will play a role and what the process will look like, but my guess is we will still call it Semantic Web. Klout.

Picking Winners

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

The idea is that the marketplace should determine which companies succeed or fail, and that government should not interfere in the process. A typical example of this argument can be found in a Financial Post article from last May. This is an ad hoc process typically used for specific domains and purposes. Shouldn''t it

Work is learning and learning is the work

Harold Jarche

In programming, this has meant a move from waterfall to agile methods, for example. Transparent work processes foster innovation.

Great is the power of steady misrepresentation

Dave Snowden

Now there is no overall agreement in the literature as to terms so everyone has to say what definition they are using. Cynefin

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

Dan Pontefract

” John Stepper is another fabulous example of mastering the “work out loud” nascent meme. I like to think I’m open.

The necessity of partial constraint

Dave Snowden

In the latter we can fall back to recipes and go with the process; in the former we have to t hink anew, act anew to quote Lincoln. Reflection

Making a Movement: Narratives and Creation Spaces

John Hagel

But, like many definitions, this one has limitations. For example, by this definition, all corporations would have to be considered movements – they’re all working to promote an end, whether it be shareholder value increase or enhancing the delight of the customers they’re seeking to address. What is a movement? What happened?

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Dear C-Suite: We Don’t Do Training Anymore

Dan Pontefract

They need to invest the time and effort explaining how important our new definition of learning is to the C-Suite itself. ” The good news?

Does Your Nonprofit Have A Social Media Work Flow?

Beth Kanter

Image from Steve Heye. ” It is the work flow documented and visualized that answers the question, “What if we get a negative comment?

Overcoming the Course and Control mindset hurdles

Jane Hart

broadening the definition of learning to include formal and informal learning. trying to control the whole learning process. Issue is.

Zipcar at MX 2014: Obsessing About The Member Experience

Adaptive Path

For example, we have a fleet team and their responsibility is to make sure the cars are well maintained and select the right vehicles for customers.

More (somewhat) emotionally intelligent signage in a parking lot.

Dan Pink

” And he included this example from the parking lot of a nearby Chili’s restaurant: Tweet. Dan Pink. Contact. Follow Dan on Twitter.

More Reflections on SharePoint and Picking Technology | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

We are not quite sure they are right, but for the time being they definitely got more and better arguments than we do. My folders. Your folders.