How To Build A Truly Purpose-Driven Company Through The Example Of Stocksy
OCTOBER 3, 2016
AirBnB is a prime example of disruption in the hotel industry. It might be a room, a home or a castle. But there is a problem. Dan Gunn agrees.
Is Your Future Boss Horrible? A 10 Point Reference Check - Bob.
JULY 7, 2011
A 10 Point Reference Check. We developed ten "reference check" questions that you can ask people who have worked with and for your prospective boss -- or perhaps had him or her as a client -- to help determine if you are at risk of going to work for an asshole. Can you provide examples from experience?”
An example of informal learning from Europe
Jay Cross's Informal Learning
JANUARY 26, 2010
Refer to manuals and instructions. Please refer to the research I’ve done at Sara Lee, with my team at KPMG Consulting. Networking.
Shift in eLearning from Pure Courseware towards Reference Hybrids
MAY 25, 2006
The shift I'm seeing is away from the design of pure "courseware" solutions and much more to "reference hybrid" solutions. Reference" is static content - meaning no interaction other than allowing the user to link from page-to-page and to search. Thus, "reference" to me is a good umbrella term. It is asynchronous.
Examples of eLearning 2.0
SEPTEMBER 22, 2008
During my presentation last Thursday that was an introduction to eLearning 2.0 as part of an online event for the eLearningGuild, I mentioned a few common ways that I've seen eLearning 2.0 approaches. In the past, I've only had a few people respond, but this time, there were so many responses I couldn't really read them and present.
e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Great New PaperVision Examples - 3D in Your Browser
FEBRUARY 28, 2008
» February 28, 2008 Great New PaperVision Examples - 3D in Your Browser Ive blogged before about PaperVision.in Really useful. del.icio.us
workplace of the future
SEPTEMBER 20, 2016
Each of us provided input and references for the course. Image: Workplace of the Future. Image: Workplace of the Future. Learning Work
70:20:10 – towards 100% performance
JANUARY 25, 2016
The book consists of 100 practitioner-focused articles, many of which provide checklists and examples. Performance Architect.
New Hire Practices
MAY 25, 2011
I’ve looked at several examples and am very interested in unique practices (outliers) beyond the corporate norm.
and what do you do?
MAY 18, 2016
The long response sounds more like a quick description of my services , some examples of my clients , and a few topics that I speak in public about.
Learning Without Training
MARCH 5, 2012
Here are a few examples of learning before and after instituting the learning infrastructure we call a Workscape. Just Jay
Book Review: Originals by Adam Grant
MARCH 24, 2016
For example, the book has more than 250 references. Second, he provides several examples concerning the first mover advantage.
In networks, cooperation trumps collaboration
JUNE 19, 2012
Chaordic refers to a system of governance that blends characteristics of chaos and order. In networks, cooperation trumps collaboration.
Information is the opposite of information
FEBRUARY 15, 2012
The ordinary language use of the term (well, one of them) is to refer to something you are about to learn or have just learned: “I have some information for you, sir! ” But we use the term primarily to refer to news that’s not all that important to us personally. The British have taken Trenton.”
A Reading List That (Actually) Gets Read
FEBRUARY 26, 2014
So I’ve composed this reading list for experience, design, and strategy based on what’s most readable and reference-able. Michael Schrage.
Pushing and Pulling Tacit Knowledge
OCTOBER 27, 2013
These are examples of Pushing knowledge, adding value for oneself, that may in the future be useful for others.
Shooting the Sacred Cows of OD
JULY 2, 2016
Yesterday I referenced a tweet from the Welsh Academy session at which I was a keynote Thursday. A frantic couple of days really. Vectors not outcome.
When Power Overthrows Common Sense
APRIL 17, 2015
I’ve witnessed it before. I’m certain I’ll witness it again. Someone is promoted to a senior leadership role. Some call it nepotism.
The Internet deserves its proper noun
MAY 30, 2016
And “the telephone” referred to a single thing of which there billions of individual examples. There are other examples of neither.
The Anatomy of an Experience Map
NOVEMBER 30, 2011
But I still see a dearth of quality references. Experience maps have been becoming more prominent over the past few years. A model on steroids.
JANUARY 9, 2017
It’s also the failure because of your competence in an old way of looking at things, to reference Clayton Christian’s work. Cynefin Reflection
Book Excerpt: The Purpose Effect
APRIL 29, 2016
When attending any kind of dinner party, for example, how many times have you asked or have been asked the question, “So, how is work?”.
More (somewhat) emotionally intelligent signage in a parking lot.
SEPTEMBER 8, 2011
” And he included this example from the parking lot of a nearby Chili’s restaurant: Tweet. Dan Pink. Contact. Follow Dan on Twitter.
The Modern Workplace Learning Challenge
AUGUST 21, 2016
Even showing ra” examples of your work is valuable for others to see; it doesn’t have to be a perfect product. or email Jane.Hart@C4LPT.co.uk
What Makes a MOOC Massive?
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
JANUARY 17, 2013
In a network structure there isn't any central focus, for example, a central discussion. In the first connectivist MOOC, for example, we have 170 individual blogs created by course participants (in Change11 we had 306 feeds). Now to be clear, this would refer to *active* participants, and not merely the number of people who signed up.
Case Study: Tim Hockey, a Collaborative & Transparent CEO
SEPTEMBER 6, 2011
The company I am referring to is TD Canada Trust. I don’t own their shares. I have never worked for the company. Bottom line?
Four Ways User-Generated Content (UGC) Can Make its Way into.
JANUARY 20, 2010
One thing that has always been of great interest to me is what I’ll refer to as the integration of social and formal learning content. The industry accepted statistic that social learning evangelists often refer to is that that formal structured learning (FSL) accounts for only 20% of an individual’s learning. This is true. and CSS 3
STRETCH Is An Excellent Book To Help You With Tomorrow’s Workplace
JANUARY 26, 2016
The authors, for example, admitted to the habit of putting in two spaces at the end of a sentence, for that is how they were taught.
DECEMBER 16, 2015
I have learned a lot from Verna Allee over the years, and frequently referred to her work on this blog. Source: Ocean Tomo.
Instructional design: from “packaging” to “scaffolding”
MARCH 6, 2013
The first is a great example of instructional scaffolding.). This may help the learner immediately, but it hinders the learning process.
Constructivism and Eliminative Materialism
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
OCTOBER 15, 2014
We create meaning or sense in these representations by means of a semiotic system - a way of assigning meaning to individual symbols, phrases, groups of symbols, or entire models, sometimes by reference, sometimes by coherence, etc. for example the ''physical symbol system'' hypothesis. What I am arguing is that this position is wrong.
to illuminate a small field
DECEMBER 27, 2016
Think of the discovery of Penicillin if your want a well know examples but you can add micro-wave ovens and a host of other discoveries to the list.
JANUARY 27, 2016
Recontextualization : here we’re showing another example. We’re showing how the concept plays out in a new context, and this gives a greater base upon which to abstract from and comprehend the underlying principle, and providing a new reference that might match a situation they could actually see. design mobile
Open Educational Resources: A Definition
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
JULY 14, 2011
By using 'education' therefore I am referring (roughly) to both teachers and students, where by using 'learning' I would be referring only to students. though typically omitted from accounts of OERs, the reference to 'anybody' is important. Stallman refers only to the ability to "modify" a resource. Stephen H.
[2b2k] 13 reasons why the Britannica failed on paper
MARCH 20, 2012
For example, underlining in it or even correcting errors via marginalia would get you thrown out of the library. The inestimably smart and wise Matthew Battles has an excellent post on the topic (which I hesitate to recommend only because he refers to “Too Big to Know” overly generously All the links were broken.
The Long Term Impact of AI on Jobs - Some Lessons from History
JULY 26, 2016
The advent of automated teller machines (ATMs) in the 1970s is another, more recent example. What impact will AI have on jobs?
Create space for sense-making
SEPTEMBER 8, 2014
It seems that as soon as you identify with a system, whether it is good for you or not, then it becomes the only frame of reference. Complexit
Reddit and community journalism
AUGUST 13, 2011
For example, someone is asking if one of Michelle Bachman’s foster kids would care to engage. For example, look at yesterday’s “ ">IAMA police officer who was working during the London Riots. Here, please have a Victim of Crime pack and a crime reference number. I’ve come to love Reddit. Half-tweets.
A Few Words on ePortfolios
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
OCTOBER 23, 2013
A good example of such a system is the Desire2Learn ePortfolio system. Such a portfolio may come to resemble a student''s journal or sketchbook.
walking to extinction
JANUARY 1, 2016
This is a hugely important discussion, but it’s hard to talk about in the abstract, so we attach it to the example we have at hand: GMOs.