2015

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Learning in the Modern Workplace is more than training or e-learning

Jane Hart

I think I have now pinned down the main reason why some people could not understand the points I was making in my post, The L&D world is splitting in two. Social learning

70:20:10 - Beyond the Blend

Charles Jennings

Of course the ‘blending’ concept has been around for much longer than the past few years. University of Salford, UK. Work is becoming more complex.

A Playbook for Improving Customer Journeys

Adaptive Path

It feels great to see and map the experiences that customers have; you suddenly have a handle on what’s really happening from their perspective.

cooperation makes us human

Harold Jarche

Automation of procedural work is accelerating. At the same time, access to real-time data is making individuals more powerful, and managers obsolete.

Why Organizations Don’t Learn

Jay Cross

Where organic, bottom-up meets corporate top-down. The resemblance of their suggestions and the content of Real Learning is uncanny. India. The answer?

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Adios Ed Tech. Hola something else.

George Siemens

I’ve been involved in educational technology since the late 1990′s when I was at Red River College and involved in deploying the first laptop program in Canada. Since that time, I’ve been involved in many technology deployments in learning and in researching those deployments. Sometimes it was about righting a wrong or injustice.

How digital collaboration will evolve in 2015

Dion Hinchcliffe

Providing a usable digital workplace today increasingly means giving access to a wider set of collaboration tools as part of an open adoption approach that''s is more dynamic, user-centric, and strategic. Collaboration

Micro-Learning Myth or Must

Tony Karrer

This week on eLearning Learning , the top two articles were funny to see side-by-side: You can find them on the Weekly Edition.

Everyday Workplace Learning: A Quick Guide (Slideset)

Jane Hart

I started by paying a tribute to Jay Cross, who many of you know died in early November. Social learning

Autonomy and Value in Social and Workplace Learning

Charles Jennings

My colleague Jane Hart recently shared the diagram below on her blog. 70:20:10 Model The 70:20:10 model is used to extend learning into the workflow.

Jedi Principles of UI Animation

Adaptive Path

Why, when, and how to use animation in your UI, what UX Choreography is, and what all of this has to do with Star Wars. Didn’t help much. Not yet.

Design 139

are you prepared?

Harold Jarche

Major technological advances, like the printing press or the Internet, create economic volatility. This in turn changes the existing social contract.

Flip your meetings

Jay Cross

American business people attend 11,000,000 business meetings every day and half of it’s a waste of time. Senior executives spend more. What a waste.

Becoming a 21st Century Digital Tinkerer

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

I like to tell people that the key to being and/or sounding smart is to hang out with smart people. asks JSB. “I’d also applies to poetry. The reason?

Is Your Corporate Culture The Root Cause Of Bad Meetings?

Dan Pontefract

Several moons ago, I was asked to participate in a meeting. Nothing new there. Some days it feels as though I’m attending most of those 11 million.

Apple’s content blocking is chemo for the cancer of adtech

Doc Searls

The tide of popular sentiment is turning against tracking-based advertising — and Apple knows it. That’s why they’re enabling “content blocking” in iOS 9 (the new mobile operating system that will soon go in your iPhone and iPad). ” This is aimed straight at tracking-based advertising, known in the trade as adtech.

White House: Innovation in Higher Education

George Siemens

A few weeks ago, I received an invitation to the White House. The invitation was somewhat cryptic, but basically stated that the focus on the meeting was on quality and innovation. The event organizers made it clear that no media or social media was allowed during the event in order to have an open brainstorming session. The White House is secure.

Is it IT's last chance to lead digital transformation?

Dion Hinchcliffe

IT budgets are expected to increase by only 1% in 2015, during an era of unprecedented digital trasition and disruption. Is IT being given the resources to win? If it is, can it deliver?

Resources 116

The Real Unemployment Innovation Challenge

John Hagel

While unemployment rates in certain parts of the world appear to be slowly improving, unemployment in many other parts of the world remain stubbornly high and, in some cases, are even increasing. So, what is the problem? Well, there are many problems – that’s one thing that makes it so complicated and challenging. Matching supply and demand.

The Uberfication of Workplace Learning

Jane Hart

It was particularly encouraging to read that a lot of […]. Social learning

Change 158

70:20:10 – Above All Else It’s a Change Agent

Charles Jennings

“Progress is impossible without change; and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.” In other words, they’re rocket scientists.

Change 103

Considering the Consideration Funnel

Adaptive Path

The transaction funnel. We work to reduce friction, hoping to improve the rate at which people starting down the funnel complete it. Learn while doing.

Price 136

adapting to perpetual beta

Harold Jarche

There is no such thing as a social business strategy. There are only business strategies that understand networks. Chaos, Complexity, Complication.

Why Content Curation Should be in Your Skillset

Jay Cross

Curation can boost your profit and help your people grow. It starts in a gallery. select for the collection. authenticate and preserve items. articles.

The Importance of Empathy in Our Services-Centric, People-Oriented Economy

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Their initial findings were published in a working paper, The one-trillion dollar global talent gap: What it is and what we can do about it.

Skills 117

Montreal’s Three Wise Men

Dan Pontefract

And I was lucky enough to spend some time with each of them.). Not too shabby, dare I say. But that’s Karl. 800!). How lucky was I. Go buy it.)

What’s Your Purpose?

Luis Suarez

Apparently, ‘ two thirds of digital transformation projects fail ’. Projects Fail ’. Even today. Why Digital Transformation Projects Fail?

The future of work: better decisions supported by computers and professionals

Ross Dawson

In my keynote I went into depth on the forces shaping the future of work and the action that we can take today to help create a better future.

Data 101

Closing the gap between executives and digital transformation

Dion Hinchcliffe

The two groups that must come together and bring their organizations into the digital future -- technology and business leadership -- tend to have divergent priorities and inclinations. How can we resolve this?

Groups 108

Disruption by Trusted Advisors

John Hagel

What’s “the next big thing”?   Coming from Silicon Valley, I often get this question from executives around the world.    Usually, they frame the question in terms of the next wave of technology innovation. They want to know what’s the next big technology that could disrupt everything?   It’s what I call the “trusted advisor.”

Guidebook to the Top 100 Tools for Learning 2015 is ready

Jane Hart

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

Tools 153

Separating advertising’s wheat and chaff

Doc Searls

Advertising used to be simple. You knew what it was, and where it came from. Advertising also wasn’t personal. Two reasons for that. Psychotic.

Jive 99

The Baseline Journey

Adaptive Path

Managing a customer’s journey across time and touchpoint is a labor of love. Let’s start with why they even care. It’s different from what’s out there.

Types 124

democracy at work

Harold Jarche

“ It has been said that democracy is the worst form of government except all the others that have been tried. ” – Winston Churchill. Related.