Learning in the Modern Workplace is more than training or e-learning
NOVEMBER 14, 2015
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
MAY 5, 2015
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
SEPTEMBER 30, 2015
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
APRIL 21, 2015
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
OCTOBER 21, 2015
Where organic, bottom-up meets corporate top-down. The resemblance of their suggestions and the content of Real Learning is uncanny. India. The answer?
Adios Ed Tech. Hola something else.
SEPTEMBER 9, 2015
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
JANUARY 25, 2015
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
MAY 18, 2015
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)
NOVEMBER 23, 2015
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
JANUARY 23, 2015
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
DECEMBER 18, 2015
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.
are you prepared?
JANUARY 6, 2015
Major technological advances, like the printing press or the Internet, create economic volatility. This in turn changes the existing social contract.
Flip your meetings
MARCH 21, 2015
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
JULY 28, 2015
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?
DECEMBER 15, 2015
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
AUGUST 26, 2015
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
AUGUST 3, 2015
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?
APRIL 6, 2015
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?
The Real Unemployment Innovation Challenge
AUGUST 24, 2015
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
NOVEMBER 18, 2015
It was particularly encouraging to read that a lot of […]. Social learning
70:20:10 – Above All Else It’s a Change Agent
JANUARY 20, 2015
“Progress is impossible without change; and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.” In other words, they’re rocket scientists.
Considering the Consideration Funnel
FEBRUARY 12, 2015
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.
adapting to perpetual beta
FEBRUARY 18, 2015
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
APRIL 29, 2015
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
OCTOBER 6, 2015
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.
Montreal’s Three Wise Men
APRIL 3, 2015
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?
OCTOBER 8, 2015
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
FEBRUARY 1, 2015
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.
Closing the gap between executives and digital transformation
APRIL 30, 2015
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?
Disruption by Trusted Advisors
MARCH 31, 2015
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
OCTOBER 28, 2015
Each tool page includes basic information (website, cost, availability […]. Social learning
Separating advertising’s wheat and chaff
AUGUST 12, 2015
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.
The Baseline Journey
NOVEMBER 2, 2015
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.
democracy at work
MARCH 15, 2015
“ It has been said that democracy is the worst form of government except all the others that have been tried. ” – Winston Churchill. Related.