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Documents: Dead or grizzled survivors?

David Weinberger

My friend Frank Gilbane has unearthed an issue of my old e-zine from 1998 in which I proposed that documents are dead, and in which he counter-proposed that they are not. ” I will acknowledge that there is one itsy-bitsy way in which Frank was right and I was wrong: Documents are not dead. So, we still write and read documents.

Open Business – From Document-Centric to People-Centric Collaboration

Luis Suarez

Thus what are you waiting for to put together that blog post or that other wiki page? . To quote: . People become unnecessary. How spot on!

Dissertation Wiki

Tony Karrer

She also made one comment that was very interesting: To the consternation of my rather conservative university, I am submitting the dissertation in the form of a wiki (although - strictly speaking - is it really a wiki if I don't open it up to the community to co-author, which of course I can't do in this instance). But that aside.

Handbook of Emerging Technologies for Learning

George Siemens

We created a supporting website (wiki) for the book. Those fine folks at University of Manitoba (motto: we’ve never met a permanent link that we haven’t made unpermanent) have deleted the wiki and the website. In 2009 Peter Tittenberger and I wrote a handbook of emerging technologies for learning.

Internet Time Blog » More online documents seminal to learning and the net

Jay Cross

On the Internet, nobody knows you’re a suit

Harold Jarche

Using wikis or Google Documents means that everyone can see what the others have contributed. There is no place to hide. That’s it.

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Jay Cross

Housed on a wiki, Peeragogy keeps on improving. Since the teacher learns more than the student, let’s all be both teachers and students.

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Being clear on collaboration

Clark Quinn

It can be a document, spreadsheet, visual, or more. When we can jointly create our shared understanding, we’re developing a richer outcome that we could independently (or by emailing versions of the document around). It’s not new, it’s been the basis of wikis (e.g. So in each case I did some investigation.

Sharing pointedly or broadly

Clark Quinn

Finally, a slightly different twist is shown with documents. Edited documents (e.g. Creating these in a richer way that allows for others to contribute requires a collaborative document (once known as a wiki). The point was characterizing social media in terms of their particular mechanisms of distribution. What say you?

Activities, Workflows and Structured Wikis (Augmented Social Cognition)

Mark Oehlert

tools like Wikis support workflows within the enterprise. By workflow, we mean activities that are important enough to be documented in the enterprise (either because it is an important client, or that it is an activity that is often repeated.)

Defibrillating Knowledge Management

Martijn Linssen

One construct looks back and considers the phases as 1) document-centric, 2) person-centric, and 3) network-centric.

The Smart Worker : shares what s/he learns

Jane Hart

When interviewed by in 2009, and answering concerns about the use of a wiki in an organisation, Josh reported. Tweet. Summary.

Online Community Purpose Checklist | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Are they focused around information such as documents or other static content? Take a few minutes to fill out this checklist. Describe them.

Information: What am I missing?

George Siemens

Blogs, wikis, image sharing. Change a document in context and. What can we do now with information that we could not do in the past? I’ve abused Kauffman’s concept of the adjacent possible by applying it to the new opportunities, untapped potential, and levels of complexity, that arise with the development of something new.

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Why crowdsourcing should (and maybe will) be the future of government

Ross Dawson

A similar but less ambitious project was the public redrafting of New Zealand’s Police Act, which was done on a wiki in 2007. You may have seen the marvellous news that Iceland is crowdsourcing its new constitution. Draft clauses are put up on the Internet for people to comment on below, or on the Council’s Facebook page.

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What corporates can learn from the Top 10 Tools for Learning 2012

Jane Hart

At its simplest level this might mean creating a common document, or a number of people revising a document that has already been written.

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GEWR Online Event After Action Review | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

The After Action Review (AAR) of the event is now up on the wiki if you are interested! The DGroup was augmented with a Wikispaces wiki to enable quick capture, summarization and machine translation of the group emails. The wiki has given us, as organizers, a nice overview, but it appears that not many participants used it.

Six Tips for Evaluating Your Nonprofit Training Session

Beth Kanter

Documentation. You also want to document your training. Join Us! Can participants apply the skills?” Use Learning Theory.

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Doug Symington Mashes Us Up | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

It was fun graphically recording a geeky session. Now it is fun to see Doug’s take on it, months later! Woo hoo! Share and Enjoy: No responses yet Trackback URI | Comments RSS Leave a Reply New to Full Circle? Welcome to my web home. This site is both my weblog and my business site. United States. United States

1st update on 10 Tools Challenge 2013

Jane Hart

Document tools. BLOGGING & WIKI TOOLS. Wiki. OFFICE TOOLS. Office suites. 3- Google Docs/Drive 87- OpenOffice. 81- Excel.

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How to Replace Top-Down Training with Collaborative Learning (3)

Jay Cross

link to your blog and bookmarks, people in your network, links to documents you frequently share, members of your network. INFRASTRUCTURE.

The Standalone LMS is Dead

Dan Pontefract

Coaches, mentors, online buddies need to coexist within the wiki’s, blogs, discussion forums, webcam meetings, online presence, etc. This past week, I attended the SharePoint 2009 conference in Las Vegas. Dinosaur. Soviet Union. Saturn Car. Hierarchy. you get the picture). Sadly, there are too many organizations like this out there.



Social Learning (Wikis, Blogs, Reviews, Comments, Mentoring/Coaching). ?. ?. Shared Media and Document Library. . ?. Key: ? All LMSs. ?

Reflections from 12NTC Panel on Data Visualization

Beth Kanter

Documentation of Session. Panel Wiki: This is a hub for the panel and includes our session outline, resources, slides, and documentation.

E-Learning Generations

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Early learning management systems were very easy to define.They consisted of a set of documents which could be merged with a list ofregistered users for delivery. Content'became synonymous with 'documents' and these documents - not something fuzzylike 'objects' - were what would be created and published and shared. Web 2.0

Missing In Action (Again!): The Customer

Steve Denning

I wrote yesterday about the wonderful work of Gallup in documenting the global problem of the disengaged workforce. A mind-boggling omission.

Kevin Kelly: Technology is good for the world

Jay Cross

He spoke at the West Coast Wiki Conference yesterday. Kevin Kelly is a force of nature. Kevin Kelly. Also New Rules for the New Economy.

Why Corporate Training is Broken And How to Fix It

Jay Cross

Internal Documents and Training. Internal company documents. Content management systems, wikis, blogs, curation. What’s the hurry?

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How To Think Like An Instructional Designer for Your Nonprofit Trainings

Beth Kanter

You also want to document your training. My lesson plan includes a process documentation strategy of what and how I will document.

RIP: Rob Stuart, Godfather of the NpTech Movement

Beth Kanter

Rob Stuart shared my birthday, Jan. But we also shared more than that – the nonprofit technology field. Rob was the godfather. storytelling

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Wikipedia’s 10th

Jay Cross

Ward invented the wiki. He edits out the ums and ahs to prepare a fast-moving video documenting the event. How’s this for a deal?

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Social Media, Networking, and African Women’s Leadership Training in Rwanda

Beth Kanter

Here’s a few facilitation techniques that I learned from documenting the session. Documentation of the Visioning Process.

Are You Content Creation Impaired? Here’s Some Tips and Resources

Beth Kanter

Source: Copyblogger. Content Marketing: Overviews, Context, and Frameworks. The name references a Martin Luther King quote. Techniques and Tools.

Mass Collaboration Workshop, Day Two

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

discussion boards and wikis, computer-supported argumentation, and community-driven question answering. So - we needed to create a corpus with which to feed our machine-learning algorithms - fror example, to identify persuasive on-topic documents (as most documents are not one or the other). 2005). And (as a conseuqence?)

How to Get the Most out of a Conference

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Wright provides this valuable service, issuing a new document every six months. that leave only tantalizing glimpses. Keeping track. Read them.

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Have social networks replaced groups?

David Weinberger

For example, Clay’s post from 2003 marvels at a “broadband conversation” in which the participants communicated simultaneously by conference call, through a wiki, and through a chat, each from a different source. Google Docs are functionally wikis, except without the draft>compile>post process.) Too bad.”

Curation, education, and Robin Good

Jay Cross

His photographs remain the best documentation of this art that we have. It’s Saturday night. This Logitech is great. On multiple levels.

Reflections on 15 years

Clark Quinn

We also have rich new ways to interact from microblogs to wikis (collaborative documents). For Inside Learning & Technologies 50th edition, a number of us were asked to provide reflections on what has changed over the past 15 years. And it turns out that the answer is both yes and no. And what amazing developments we have seen!

The social Web before social networks: a report from 2003

David Weinberger

Tim Berners-Lee’s invention of the Web let the global aggregation of online documents scale by creating an open protocol for linking them. “We’ve gotten weblogs and wikis, and I think, even more importantly, we’re getting platform stuff. What did this look like in 2003, beyond blogs and wikis?

Using SharePoint

Tony Karrer

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. Typically this involves many of the same aspects as above: document sharing, calendar, discussion, resources, links, profiles, contacts, etc.