The Chinese Test Example
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
AUGUST 3, 2014
I''m going to quote at some length from David Wiley''s Facebook page to set this up (so you don''t have to go get a Facebook account to read this), and then offer my comments below. That''s a really interesting use of the Chinese Room example (it is well known as such to philosophers). The person does not know Chinese. Never.
Nature Conservancy Instagram Contest and Other Examples
AUGUST 28, 2012
Go… Does your nonprofit have an institutionalized process for researching, piloting, and adopting energing technology? Caption Contest.
How To Use Facebook Metrics To Give Your Audience the Content They Want Most
FEBRUARY 16, 2012
Here’s some tips on providing powerful content for your Facebook channel that you can improve with measurement. 1. Virility.
Message It: How to Make the Most of Your New Facebook Page
MARCH 8, 2012
Ash Shepherd wrote a guest post earlier this week that offered fabulous templates and steps for developing the graphic images for your Facebook Page.
Getting Insight from Facebook Insight Requires Sense Making Skills
DECEMBER 21, 2011
Design mindset: ability to represent and develop tasks and work processes for desired outcomes. [link]. ”- Hal Varian, Google. ” 6.
Getting More Value from Your Social Media
NOVEMBER 24, 2010
Organizations are creating Facebook fan pages, LinkedIn groups and so on with little understanding of their goals for doing so. Before social media will become a mature process for recruiting, we need to build appropriate strategies and measurements to gauge its success. Number converted to hires. Join us. Posting tweet.
The Future of Work and Learning 2: Chatbots
MAY 15, 2016
Examples of their use might therefore be to. virtual learning coach or assistant (see this example of a university teaching assistant ).
Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Process versus Practice
MAY 7, 2005
Business processes were the primary focus of business performance and companies generated considerable cost savings from this focus.
turmoil and transition
JUNE 30, 2015
PayPal is an example of facilitating small financial transactions between parties in different countries because the banks were terrible at it.
Why Content Curation Should be in Your Skillset
APRIL 29, 2015
An example: How Jay Cross Curates Content. Here’s an example of a no-cost, one-person curation project. It starts in a gallery. articles.
More on replacing business travel from Jessica Lipnack | Full Circle Associates
JULY 27, 2008
Then I saw this post on Facebook by NetTeams wizardess, Jessica Lipnack. Her emphasis on the social processes resonates. Twenty percent?
What have we learned so far?
APRIL 29, 2014
Personal Knowledge Mastery ( PKM ): A set of processes, individually constructed, to help each of us make sense of our world and work more effectively.
Digital Identity - the Key to Privacy and Security in the Digital World
AUGUST 29, 2016
Let’s illustrate how an identity system works using passports as an example. Identity plays a major role in everyday life. What is identity?
7 Tips for Using Quotes for Your Nonprofit’s Content Strategy
JUNE 17, 2014
Facebook Post from Edutopia. 2. For example, on Father’s Day, Edutopia posted this quote about dads. 4. My favorite is QuoteLand.
The Nature of the Future – Review
APRIL 24, 2013
Foresight Engine : How would you reinvent the process of medical discovery? What will the future look like? Here are some glimpses. Sensemaking.
A new way to work
JANUARY 1, 2015
Corporations were created to give limited liability to organizations that were taking on large, capital-intensive projects, like building railways.
LinkedIn Skills – Useful or Useless?
APRIL 28, 2014
There are countless articles and posts by others helping you with the skills itemizing and selection process. LinkedIn Skills.
Why mastering personal knowledge is critical to success
OCTOBER 21, 2014
You would not manage a project on Facebook, and would probably not organize your family and love life using project management software.
Getting to Social
FEBRUARY 12, 2012
This is the real change process enabled by social business; people will start thinking differently. Setting the Example. From Facebook?
Social Media: An Interview
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
FEBRUARY 23, 2012
started using ICQ ( [link] ) for example in 1997 (My ICQ number: 1287181) well before it was acquired by AOL. RSS is to this day the technology I use to keep in touch with the network (I just channel Twitter, Facebook and other feeds through my RSS reader) and one of the major ways I keep in contact with others. need it.
Social Customer Service - proving you failed?
JANUARY 4, 2011
Notwithstanding the fact that you have a good product to begin with, and the processes and people in place to back it all up. Coffin. Who cares?
6 Fundraising Platforms That Have Disrupted Charitable Giving Forever
AUGUST 12, 2015
For example, we haven’t been raising money with the Internet for very long,” I said. Disruptor: Facebook. Enjoy! Everything,” I replied.
Activating Latent Knowledge Capacity
JULY 5, 2014
The one draw back to networked learning is that while we have managed to advance conversation on the fragmentation of learning so that it is not a cohesive whole created solely by the instructor, we have not yet advanced the process of centring or stitching together fragmented parts into cohesive wholes for individuals. Latent Capacity.
Platforms Are Not Created Equal: Harnessing the Full Potential of Platforms
AUGUST 4, 2014
Social platforms These are similar to aggregation platforms in the sense of aggregating a lot of people – think of all the broad-based social platforms we’ve come to know and love: Facebook, Twitter, etc. Platforms are becoming increasingly central to business value creation. What is a platform? So, what did I learn?
In Honour of Ada Lovelace
OCTOBER 14, 2014
Well, when he was actually blogging and not centralizing his blogging world to Facebook.). couple of examples come to mind. She was five.
McGeveran’s Law of Friction
JANUARY 12, 2014
” For example: …mainstream news websites, including the Washington Post, offer “social reading” applications (“apps”) in Facebook. After a one- time authorization, these apps send routine messages through Facebook to users’ friends identifying articles the users view. swear!) like it
Assessment in MOOCs
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
MAY 4, 2013
There''s a really good essay describing the process here: [link] Here''s another article: [link] - another form of automated assessment is based on task-completion or success-based metrics. The best example of this is Codeacademy. So the question of marking term papers never came up. How large is enough?
What if Flickr fails?
JANUARY 12, 2011
That’s a lot of scratch, but does that alone justify the kinds of valuations that Facebook and Google are getting these days?
Content Curation: The Art and Science of Spotting Awesome
APRIL 22, 2014
Flickr Photo by Soyignatius. ” UpWell Content Curation Guidelines - The Mobilisation Lab. This is what builds thought leadership and attention.
More Reflections on SharePoint and Picking Technology | Full Circle Associates
JANUARY 5, 2010
feature is something that makes a tool usable. ) For example, a wiki is a tool. These are examples of features. My folders. Your folders.
Tips and Tools for Integrating Social Media Into Your Nonprofit Event Marketing Plan
MARCH 28, 2013
John Haydon also notes that EventBrite can be integrated into your Facebook Brand Page. BEFORE. The first step is to get organized. DURING.
FEBRUARY 18, 2011
After I did this three or four times I gave up, complaining to my girlfriend how clunky the process was. Similar rules appear to hold for music.
Vancouver is Home to Several ‘Social’ Rock Stars
NOVEMBER 21, 2011
Take customer feedback, research, surveys and process improvement, add a little web and 2.0, and you have the brilliance behind Vision Critical.(side
Innovators, imitators and idiots
MAY 3, 2013
They also use Facebook. If I were to suggest that I can solve these problems by creating a Facebook page, I’d be rightfully laughed at.
Workshop on Mass Collaboration - Day One
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
MAY 21, 2014
And what are the processes behind this? Examples of hotbed communities include Cremona, Hollywood and Silicon Valley. For example, scientific meetings like this foster interaction among scientists. For example, an article from Axel Pentland (MIT) in Der Spiegel asking the question, where does mass collaboration start?
Open as in commons, not garden
MARCH 15, 2013
Reader is a very important part of my PKM process, especially the “Seek” part. Google Plus is probably next, as is Google Analytics.
My Views on Learnist, the latest ‘social learning’ venture
JUNE 11, 2012
sites like Pinterest, YouTube, Wikipedia and Facebook. Perhaps at the core I yearn to learn, but that’s another post for another day.
The Language of Success
NOVEMBER 3, 2009
For example, CEOs instinctively move toward the action that will maximize profits and minimize costs or expenses. They focus on improving business processes and finding ways to cut costs. HR is often perceived as acting the opposite. What would an absolutely first rate, 100% “defect free” recruiting process look like?
Reinventing Society in the Wake of Big Data
MARCH 20, 2013
Most people think that big data is about what people do online, like posts on Facebook or searches on Google. But, is it worth it?
What is the theory that underpins our moocs?
JUNE 3, 2012
Integrative and holistic knowledge approaches, distributed across global networks (for example, how the virus that causes SARS in 2003 was identified).