Twitter Is Where Conversations Go To Die
AUGUST 19, 2012
What Twitter did, to use companies like Seesmic to grow and now killing them with their new API rules, is evil. Nobody reads Twitter anymore.
Twitter metadata and where standards come from
JUNE 20, 2010
Matthew Ingram at Gigagom blogs about an upcoming Twitter feature called Twitter Annotations. This is potentially great news, since it will give us a way to add context to tweets and to enable machine-processing of tweets, not to mention that URLs could be sent as metadata rather than as subtractions from the 140-character limit.
Four lessons learned from 12 years of blogging
OCTOBER 30, 2014
The process of putting into words your views about industry developments, technology, the future, or anything else requires you to structure your thoughts. If you are going to share your ideasin public, you want to make sure you have your facts right, forcing you to research and find the relevant references and examples. Enterprise 2.0
Getting More Value from Your Social Media
NOVEMBER 24, 2010
Before social media will become a mature process for recruiting, we need to build appropriate strategies and measurements to gauge its success. Many organizations have a Twitter account, a Facebook fan page, a LinkedIn page and perhaps other social media vehicles as well. Number converted to hires. Join us. Posting tweet.
Business or Pleasure? - why not both: Enterprise 2.0: The Prodigal.
NOVEMBER 10, 2010
It's never been a discussion (at least for me) about whether tools are more important than people, process or strategy. Scary! Enterprise 2.0
4.5 things Twitter teaches us
MARCH 22, 2009
You can tell that Twitter has added something important to the ecosystem by the volume of the snickering. First, you’re saying everyone on Twitter is an idiot. As a Twitterer ( dweinberger ), I’m going to go with Option #2. Twitter’s success tells us a lot…including the following 4.5 points: 1.
A Playbook for Improving Customer Journeys
SEPTEMBER 30, 2015
For example, GE Healthcare redesigned their medical imaging equipment so that children would find the experience less scary. Early Solutions.
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.
Future of work is complex, implicit and intangible
OCTOBER 9, 2013
recent example of an intangible asset calculation is Mary Adams’ summary of Twitter’s valuation. No clear leader.
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 ).
Four Basic Skills for 2020
JULY 13, 2014
The report identified six drivers of change. I’ve added links to examples of each, three years later.
Online Facilitation, Twitter, Backchannel and Keynotes | Full Circle Associates
FEBRUARY 24, 2010
So inspired by Cliff Atkinson’s book “ The Back Channel , I decided to integrate a Twitter tool into the slides and thus into the body of the talk, consciously breaking in and out of the audience. The content you can view through the artifacts below, so I’ll reflect on the Twitter backchannel experiment.
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.
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.
My pick of the best posts of June 2016
JULY 1, 2016
Charles Jennings compares learning to drive a car to other skills acquisition processes. Learning is a process. as happy in their work.
engineering our own serendipity
JULY 22, 2015
Serendipity is the process through which we discover unknown unknowns. For example, I often take public transport when traveling.
tensions of modern learning
JUNE 30, 2016
have appended these new practices with examples and elaborations of what Clark has presented. Learning is a process. Image: Clark Quinn.
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.
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?
PKM as pre-curation
JULY 12, 2012
For example, I have 2,182 blog posts and 2,858 social bookmarks. Their sense-making processes are already developed. PKM SocialLearning
Reframing the news
JUNE 4, 2014
Twitter isn’t it. Yes, these days it’s pro forma for news media to post notifications of stories and other editorial on Twitter, but Twitter is a closed and silo’d corporation, not an institutional convention on the order of the front page, the editorial page, the section, the insert. Here in the U.S. Richey.
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. started using Twitter ten years later ( https://twitter.com/#!/Downes/status/243133812 For photos, I process images from my cameras on my computer using Adobe Photoshop Elements (PC) or iPhoto (Mac). need it.
The Seek > Sense > Share Framework
FEBRUARY 10, 2014
Personal knowledge management is a set of processes, individually constructed, to help each of us make sense of our world and work more effectively.
Holacracy Is Not The Answer To Your Employee Disengagement Issues
JANUARY 9, 2014
Holacracy burst on the Twitter water cooler scene in early 2014 mostly as a result of Zappos. Holacracy is the new black. Holacracy? That’s 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?
smart cities need smart citizens
JULY 6, 2015
The French version may be webcast, so watch my Twitter feed for updates. Complex work requires multiple perspectives and non-linear processes.
More (somewhat) emotionally intelligent signage in a parking lot.
SEPTEMBER 8, 2011
Follow Dan on Twitter. ” And he included this example from the parking lot of a nearby Chili’s restaurant: Tweet. Dan Pink.
Social Learning, Complexity and the Enterprise
APRIL 20, 2011
For example, the role of online community manager, a fast-growing field today, barely existed five years ago. Social learning. Value Networks.
Top 35 Articles on eLearning Strategy
NOVEMBER 1, 2010
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.
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.
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
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?
SEPTEMBER 24, 2013
On Twitter, I mark my favourites and review them every two weeks, with the best becoming Friday’s Finds. Can you find it now?
Social learning in action at #elnil
JUNE 22, 2011
Rather than give a presentation, we decided to host an informal social learning activity based around a live Twitter chat session. Tweet.
On the temptation to declare "email bankruptcy" - Bob Sutton
FEBRUARY 26, 2011
WSJ CareerJournal | Though Now Routine, Bosses Still Stumble During the Layoff Process. couple weeks back, I was listening to Terry Gross of NPR's Fresh Air interview one of the Twitter founders, Biz Stone. I eventually figured out the client was a twitter follower.). Bob Sutton. Book Me For A Speech.
Ensuring knowledge flow through narration
FEBRUARY 10, 2013
Programmers who share their work process and solutions in public are building a resource for other programmers looking to do the same type of work.
Working Out Loud with Google Plus – Part Deux
MAY 23, 2014
Examples like Grundfos (Read as well Thomas Asger Hansen ’s take on it), Deutsche Bank , National Fluid Power Association , Lowe’s , etc.
International Organizations and Social Media: News, Engagement, and Social Data for Policy Change
JANUARY 14, 2014
Benchmark Studies and Examples. Two-thirds (68%) of world leaders have established mutual connections with their peers on Twitter.
In Honour of Ada Lovelace
OCTOBER 14, 2014
hashtag # nerdfamily ) What we’re trying to do somewhat surreptitiously is to improve the creativity processes and imagination habits of a wee mind.
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?