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FAQ for Learntrends April 21-22

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

What is April Learntrends ? Learntrends is a series of online conversations among people with an interest in improving the process of learning in corporations and government. It’s the April installment of Corporate Learning Trends and Innovation. Who may attend? Learntrends welcomes anyone interested in organizational learning. Learntrends is free.

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5 must-reads posts from September 2014

Jane Hart

Six FAQs, Bob […]. This is a quick post this month (as I do my usual must-reads of the previous month). You can’t.” Social learning

FAQ 34

Using social media for onboarding

Harold Jarche

Mark used a wiki to capture 85 questions (and answers) in an FAQ for new-hire dentists. Start the process as early as possible. Tweet.

FAQ 77

Lists As Part of Your Content Strategy: A Short List of Tips and Tools

Beth Kanter

There are also FUQs and FROs. Take for example,  ” The 100 Tweeters of Social Good You Have to Follow in 2013 ” or the Top Nonprofit Blogs.

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7 Social Media Toolsets for 2016 by @jeremycaplan

Beth Kanter

Before we dig into the content, let me point out why this so brilliant. Most are free or low cost. Here’s an example:   Make Ideas More Visible.

FAQ 31

Do you want fries with that?

Harold Jarche

Here are some of the observations and insights that were shared  via Twitter  this past week. Now there may be good reasons for this. label. Princeton?

FAQ 64

Working Smarter in Social Business

Jay Cross

If you’re not plugged in and running fast at work, you’re falling behind. Continuous improvement. This is a game changer. What it takes.

FAQ 64

Peeragogy

Jay Cross

Let me learn from YouTube, an FAQ, or linking to an expert. Esteemed co-learners, your job is to create new co-learning communities. Conclusion.

FAQ 81

Through the Workscape Looking Glass

Jay Cross

Job aids, bookmarks, FAQs, aggregation, curation. Your Workscape is everything in your organization except the training department. The result?

FAQ 122

The Smart Worker : relies on a trusted network of friends and colleagues

Jane Hart

Tweet. Of course, this is not really new; this is what people have always done in the workplace. For example -.

Reddit and community journalism

David Weinberger

FAQs have become a major new rhetorical form, of unquestioned value, because they got a name. I’ve come to love Reddit. What started as a better Digg (and is yet another happy outcome of the remarkable Y Combinator ) has turned into a way of sharing and interrogating news. Reddit as it stands is not the future of news. Half-tweets.

PushStart launches new startup accelerator program in Australia

Ross Dawson

PLEASE READ THE FAQ BEFORE APPLYING. The Australian startup scene continues to heat up. Arguably Sydney is already in the top 10 tech startup cities in the world, with activity rapidly growing through this year. wrote about PushStart and the earlier startup accelerator Startmate at the launch of PushStart. ABOUT THE PROGRAM.

FAQ 36

Don’t Just Read Freakonomics. DO Freakonomics!

Andy McAfee

Some basic information is here , and a FAQ is here. Do your new year’s resolutions include changing direction in your career?

FAQ 25

Your vote counts, but exactly that way

David Weinberger

For a different reading, see the the incredibly smart Peter Norvig’s election FAQ.). If when the votes are counted you feel betrayed because you were told “Your vote counts!” ” but it turns out that the election would have gone the same way even if you had stayed home, I understand.

FAQ 16

Informal Learning – the other 80%

Jay Cross

At a bare minimum, the first ones to go down a new path could leave breadcrumbs for others to follow by recording their finding in an FAQ.

25 Interactions for eLearning - Free eBook

Tony Karrer

In the meantime, a couple of ideas for where you can find other similar kinds of descriptions of eLearning interactions: Look at Articulate product - tabbed interaction, process, timeline, pyramid diagram, labeled graphic, interactive FAQ, media tour, circle diagram, guided image, FAQ and more. Raptivity's list of interaction types.

FAQ 9

#IFC2015: Viral Fundraising Campaigns One Year Later: What Can We Learn?

Beth Kanter

Prepping for our Big Room Session at IFC. But there is more … There is a wonderful community here. Our session used the following structure.

FAQ 28

How to Replace Top-Down Training with Collaborative Learning (3)

Jay Cross

diverse learning library, made up of videos, FAQs and links to relevant information. Third post in a series. INFRASTRUCTURE. People come first.

Earth to Mozilla: Come back home

Doc Searls

FAQ on Mozilla’s Intention to Block Third-Party Cookies. We need to find our soul and our spirit.” Chrome’s too. Stop it. Own it.

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eLearning is not the answer

Jay Cross

You have to support electronic offerings with mentors, guides, help desks, FAQs, reinforcement, and organizational support. What happened?

[misc] StackLife goes live – visually browse millions of books

David Weinberger

Here are some links: StackLife DPLA: [link] StackLife Harvard: [link] The DPLA press release: [link] The DPLA version FAQ: [link]. I’m very proud to announce that the Harvard Library Innovation Lab (which I co-direct) has launched what we think is a useful and appealing way to browse books at scale. Congrats, DPLA!!!).

An Experience in Confusopoly

Doc Searls

At home in Santa Barbara we get our TV from Dish Network. We’ve been customers of Dish since it was Echostar, back in the mid-90s. ONE SOURCE. Get

FAQ 28

The edX, Udacity and Coursera Showdown

Dan Pontefract

You're reading fresh content from Dan Pontefract at Brave New Org: The higher education online learning gloves are now officially off. Money. How so?

FAQ 36

The edX, Udacity and Coursera Showdown

Dan Pontefract

The higher education online learning gloves are now officially off. December 19  - MITx is announced . So what is going on? Money. How so? Princeton? Highly

FAQ 32

Summarizing Learn for Yourself

Jay Cross

I just copied a rough draft of my new book, Learn For Yourself , into a free summarizer. It’s learning to know versus learning to be.

The New York Mash

Doc Searls

Here’s the FAQ. Just noticed Blogrunner , which looks like a mash of Technorati and Google News. The brief About: Blogrunner is a news aggregator from The New York Times that monitors articles and blog posts and tracks news stories as they develop across the Web. Below that is a link to its blog.

Linked Open Data take-aways

David Weinberger

In addition, during the course of one of the sessions (on “Explaining LOD-LAM&# ), a few of us began constructing a FAQ. I just wrote up an informal trip report in the form of “take aways&# from the LOD-LAM conference I attended a cople of weeks ago. Here is a lightly edited version. actually have a few more yet to post.

Wikipatterns - A Pattern to Emulate

Tony Karrer

FAQs are a great tool, patterns applied like this is also a good tool Found this via a post on EdTechPost: Wikipatterns It provides patterns for various roles and adoption patterns. What's great beyond just finding out about Wikis is the beauty of how the information is presented - as patterns.

FAQ 2

Places and People that Use The No Asshole Rule

Bob Sutton

  A reporter asked me a couple years back, “ The No Asshole Rule is fun to talk about, but does anyone ever actually use it?”  Miller said.

Renew The Heart & Soul of your Non-Profit for a Chance To Win $10,000

Beth Kanter

If you have questions about the grant, please see the FAQ page on the Heart & Soul site. We all have twenty-four hour days.”.

FAQ 9

Thinking Outside the Training Box

Tony Karrer

Web Site - Use Wiki software or similarly easy to use tool to keep an up-to-date site where you minimally have pointers to your reference materials and training materials, FAQs, list of expert practitioners, and dates/times of office hours. Update your FAQs - After each office hour, quickly make modifications to the Wiki. We're #3!

FAQ 2

The Networked Professional: Principles of Effective Online Networking

Beth Kanter

On Friday, I was honored to lead a session for participants in the TechWomen program, an initiative of the  U.S. Flickr Photo by Mike Cogh.

FAQ 7

Shift in eLearning from Pure Courseware towards Reference Hybrids

Tony Karrer

We would have separately created a "support" site that would have a FAQ and help on various tasks. Just when you've made the transition from the prior generation of CBT authoring tools (e.g., Authorware , Toolbook ) to the new generation of WBT authoring tools (e.g., Captivate , Lectora ), it looks like things are slowly shifting again.

FAQ 16

Annals of D’oh: Getting PDAnet to work on my Mac

David Weinberger

Had I not magically missed the question in the FAQ that addresses the issue, I could have saved myself 58 minutes of a Sunday morning. PDAnet rocks when you remember to reading the effing FAQ. D’oh I spent about an hour this morning trying to get PDAnet to work on my MacBookPro the way it once did. Then it stopped.

FAQ 2

Showing the value of social media

Jay Cross

Simple FAQ shaves 10% off customer calls and improves quality of service, saving $3,000,000 a year in salary costs alone. Cut costs? How much?

[2b2k] Re-reading myselves

David Weinberger

So, the first example of re-reading is editing a bunch of explanatory Web pages — a FAQ, a non-tech explanation of some hardcore tech, a guided tour, etc. therefore find myself having to ask the person to remind me of what I’ve said. Really, I said that ? hours to spare before the midnight deadline. It was that exactly.

FAQ 9

Corporate Training

Tony Karrer

You have to support electronic offerings with mentors, guides, help desks, FAQs, reinforcement, and organizational support. More on this below.

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Jay Cross

Description Installation Faq Screenshots Changelog Stats. My home page is less cluttered but still suffers aesthetically.

24 Hour Conversation on Learning in Organizations - Free

Tony Karrer

Here's the FAQ. I'm not quite sure what Jay was thinking when he decided to do this, but I'm curious to see what happens. He's pulled together a 24 Hour Continuous Learning Event: Conversations about Learning in Organizations He's got folks from around the world who are going to help participate over the course of 24 hours.

FAQ 2

Oregon educational system offers Google Apps

David Weinberger

Oregon has signed a deal with Google that enables any school district to provide Google Apps for Education [ faq ] for free to its students and teachers. This includes Google Gmail, Calendar, Contacts, Sites and Pages, Talk, Video, Groups, Docs, and Postini email management. One Google Account Per Child! You can read the contract here.

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