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Jay Cross's Informal Learning
APRIL 19, 2009
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.
5 must-reads posts from September 2014
OCTOBER 1, 2014
Six FAQs, Bob […]. This is a quick post this month (as I do my usual must-reads of the previous month). How can you motivate workers?
Using social media for onboarding
APRIL 19, 2012
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.
Lists As Part of Your Content Strategy: A Short List of Tips and Tools
SEPTEMBER 26, 2013
A list of questions : These are typically called “FAQ” or frequently asked questions and are a standard category of web site content.
7 Social Media Toolsets for 2016 by @jeremycaplan
JUNE 24, 2015
Format: He has organized this resource in a Google document — his slides, FAQ, and links are on one page. Most are free or low cost.
Do you want fries with that?
MAY 11, 2012
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?
Working Smarter in Social Business
MARCH 2, 2012
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.
DECEMBER 11, 2014
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.
Through the Workscape Looking Glass
MAY 26, 2015
Job aids, bookmarks, FAQs, aggregation, curation. Your Workscape is everything in your organization except the training department. The result?
The Smart Worker : relies on a trusted network of friends and colleagues
AUGUST 4, 2011
Tweet. Of course, this is not really new; this is what people have always done in the workplace. For example -.
Reddit and community journalism
AUGUST 13, 2011
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
DECEMBER 14, 2011
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. I wrote about PushStart and the earlier startup accelerator Startmate at the launch of PushStart. ABOUT THE PROGRAM.
Don’t Just Read Freakonomics. DO Freakonomics!
JANUARY 4, 2012
Some basic information is here , and a FAQ is here. Do your new year’s resolutions include changing direction in your career?
Your vote counts, but exactly that way
NOVEMBER 4, 2012
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. To volunteer to help Pres.
Informal Learning – the other 80%
APRIL 16, 2013
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
SEPTEMBER 7, 2007
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.
#IFC2015: Viral Fundraising Campaigns One Year Later: What Can We Learn?
NOVEMBER 16, 2015
The ALS IceBucket Challenge in 2014 that raised over $115 million is well known to all, but this FAQ can help refresh your memory.
How to Replace Top-Down Training with Collaborative Learning (3)
AUGUST 31, 2012
A diverse learning library, made up of videos, FAQs and links to relevant information. Third post in a series. INFRASTRUCTURE. Social computing.
Earth to Mozilla: Come back home
APRIL 12, 2014
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.
eLearning is not the answer
FEBRUARY 20, 2009
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
APRIL 18, 2013
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!!!). There are 1.7M
An Experience in Confusopoly
AUGUST 1, 2012
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.
The edX, Udacity and Coursera Showdown
MAY 6, 2012
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?
The edX, Udacity and Coursera Showdown
MAY 6, 2012
The higher education online learning gloves are now officially off. December 19 - MITx is announced . So what is going on? Money. How so? Princeton?
Summarizing Learn for Yourself
MARCH 29, 2015
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
FEBRUARY 4, 2009
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
JUNE 14, 2011
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. I actually have a few more yet to post.
Wikipatterns - A Pattern to Emulate
FEBRUARY 16, 2007
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.
Places and People that Use The No Asshole Rule
FEBRUARY 8, 2012
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
DECEMBER 3, 2012
If you have questions about the grant, please see the FAQ page on the Heart & Soul site. We all have twenty-four hour days.”.
Thinking Outside the Training Box
JULY 10, 2006
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!
The Networked Professional: Principles of Effective Online Networking
SEPTEMBER 10, 2012
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.
Shift in eLearning from Pure Courseware towards Reference Hybrids
MAY 25, 2006
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.
Annals of D’oh: Getting PDAnet to work on my Mac
NOVEMBER 28, 2010
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. I spent about an hour this morning trying to get PDAnet to work on my MacBookPro the way it once did. I was in tethered heaven. D’oh
Showing the value of social media
NOVEMBER 7, 2009
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
SEPTEMBER 3, 2011
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. But it’s almost certainly the case that they’re more familiar with it than I am because they’ve read it far more recently than I have. Really, I said that ?
FEBRUARY 24, 2009
You have to support electronic offerings with mentors, guides, help desks, FAQs, reinforcement, and organizational support. More on this below.
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JANUARY 3, 2011
Description Installation Faq Screenshots Changelog Stats. I’m simplifying and cleaning up my sites for the new year.
24 Hour Conversation on Learning in Organizations - Free
APRIL 19, 2009
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.
Oregon educational system offers Google Apps
APRIL 28, 2010
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.