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Nature Conservancy Instagram Contest and Other Examples

Beth Kanter

Go… Does your nonprofit have an institutionalized process for researching, piloting, and adopting energing technology? Caption Contest.

Search Inside Yourself with Chade-Meng Tan

Dan Pink

” As part of that mission, he developed a personal growth curriculum at Google called “Search Inside Yourself.” That is all.


Tony Karrer

My intent here is to possibly expand the options for the average knowledge worker to be able to search a bit better than they do today. Search.

Search Pidgin

David Weinberger

To give just one example, I can’t figure out how to see the frequency of the surnames Kumar and Weinberger compared side-by-side in WolframAlpha’s signature fashion. Search engines are easier because they have already trained us how to talk to them. We eventually learn that quoting a phrase searches for exactly that phrase.

LMS Selection Process

Tony Karrer

My goal in the presentation and in these posts is to provide a basic process and try to capture specific areas that have been learned the hard way through these varied experiences to help define what makes a selection process successful. Most people only go through a few selection processes in their career. Please.


Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Process versus Practice

John Hagel

Business processes were the primary focus of business performance and companies generated considerable cost savings from this focus.

Why Content Curation Should be in Your Skillset

Jay Cross

You expect the curator of an art gallery to know the collection and to: search out the best items. An example: How Jay Cross Curates Content.

Google Brain: Inductive Thinking and Curiosity

Eide Neurolearning

and decides quiet a lot of information can be gained by this type of superficial processing of large quantities of material.

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Knowledge Management for Decision Memories

Harold Jarche

This is Big Knowledge Management , leveraging the power of enterprise software platforms to store decision, process, and event memories.

Figuring Out Content Strategy

Adaptive Path

Be as transparent and specific as possible about our approval process. This is how that project played out. Design Research. Structure.

7 Tips for Using Quotes for Your Nonprofit’s Content Strategy

Beth Kanter

For example, on Father’s Day, Edutopia posted this quote about dads. Share an example in the comments. One option: Use quotes.

Peer Review vs. Search Engine Places - Quality of Information in a Web 2.0 Sources

Tony Karrer

I often argued with (older) colleagues at the university that it would be better to have open, fast publishing sources than the very slow, peer review process associated with most publications. But what really caught my eye was the statement: For information-seekers using their favorite search engine, quality is simple to define.

Rethinking John Wanamaker

Doc Searls

Again, while search ads are called ads, but they’re really direct marketing. This is an improved edit of a post I made to a list I’m on.

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The Datafication of Business and Society

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Datafication is a fairly new concept associated with our recent data revolution. They can tell you if you’re likely to get diabetes.” .

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Design Thinking and the Workplace Experience

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

They were focused on process and workflow optimization rather than on employee’s journeys and experiences. . Focus on value and values. “The

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Workshop on Mass Collaboration - Day One

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

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?

sense-making with fridays finds

Harold Jarche

For instance, I regularly search my blog for posts I have written so that I can recall my thoughts. I call it my outboard brain. Friday's Find

mastery and models

Harold Jarche

It is an individual, disciplined process by which we make sense of information and our interactions with people and ideas. Mental Models.

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EPortfolios and Badges Workshop - #OEB14

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Example of matrix (very detailed slide with tiny impossible-to-read text). We develop skills like uploading, downloading, search and so on.

PKM as pre-curation

Harold Jarche

For example, I have 2,182 blog posts and 2,858 social bookmarks. Their sense-making processes are already developed. PKM SocialLearning

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Using A Networked Approach To Build Nonprofit Boards: LinkedIn Board Connect Launches

Beth Kanter

You can contact them through LinkedIn and the interface has tools to manage your search. The idea is simple, but powerful.

Content Curation: The Art and Science of Spotting Awesome

Beth Kanter

Take Crowdtangle as an example. Searches: When you spot the awesome, spend time looking for more content and context to add to it.

The Seek > Sense > Share Framework

Harold Jarche

Personal knowledge management is a set of processes, individually constructed, to help each of us make sense of our world and work more effectively.

Social Customer Service - proving you failed?

Martijn Linssen

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?

Institutional Memory

Harold Jarche

For instance, even doing an advanced online search query is beyond the grasp of most people on the Net. This is hard but by no means impossible.

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

Lean Principles in the Digital Economy

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Customers are taking advantage of all the information they can now access to search for the best possible values.

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Top 35 Articles on eLearning Strategy

Tony Karrer

I went back and looked at what I had written before on eLearning Strategy and saw that I had said at the time: I've spent several hours this morning trying to find good resources on eLearning Strategy development and particularly looking for examples to use in this post. I've really been striking out. I'm hoping that people will help out.

Checklist: transforming corporate learning

Jay Cross

position learning and development as on-going processes in the workplace. provide case studies and examples to help people become self-sufficient “pull” learners. recommend software for social networking, content management, video production, and multivariate search as well as fexible, simple systems to administer mandated training.

Review: The Edupunks' Guide, by Anya Kamenetz

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

In so doing, a person might take a course, search for recipes, ask for help, or - in the style of the underrated film ' The Raman Girl ' or that overrated film ' The Karate Kid ' - find a mentor to show you how to steam noodles. Here's Anya Kamenetz on learning to cook: A simple example is learning to make pizza. Let me explain.

Anticipating the Future of the IT Industry

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Transaction Processing → Distributed Ledgers (Blockchain), Cybersecurity. Data Centers → Cloud. Data Analysis → Data Science, Cognitive, AI.

More Reflections on SharePoint and Picking Technology | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

For example, a wiki is a tool. These are examples of features. It was clear that the email lull of the holidays was over. My folders.

Communication Nation: Coding and decoding

Dave Gray

We code and decode information all the time -- its part of the process of living. This blog is dedicated to that effort. Join the conversation!

PKM: The Book

Harold Jarche

If you would like to see a Creative Commons licensed book that covers PKM in depth, then you can make a very small investment in the process.

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Noticing some nice non-profit wiki work | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

For example, in April, there was a rough average of 220 unique visitors per day, 2-3 editors and intermittent spikes of editing across the month.

Supporting our Brains

Clark Quinn

However, we can have calculators that can do such processing for us. What we need are ways to look up that information, or search for it.

I’m Boycotting Mixtent, Here’s Why

Dan Pontefract

What I am against is the process in which Mixtent operates. world. Its name is Mixtent. You must complete 25 votes per skill in order to do so.

Reinventing Society in the Wake of Big Data

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Most people think that big data is about what people do online, like posts on Facebook or searches on Google. But, what do we mean by big data

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What's the Future of Jobs?

John Hagel

Think of the computing power embedded into our smart phones today – the equivalent of mainframe processing power just a few decades ago – that can now be applied with just a few taps in proliferating applications usable by anyone. What are some examples? What better time to reflect on the future of work and jobs than Labor Day?

Network Learning: Working Smarter

Harold Jarche

Network learning is an individual, disciplined process by which we make sense of information, observations and ideas. Network Learning. Vimeo).