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The revolution brewing in the world of work: Q&A with Rod Collins

Steve Denning

Steve: The title of the book says we live "in a wiki world." Rod’s book adds important new insights. Is it also about management?

Business or Pleasure? - why not both: Cloud Field. The social way.

Martijn Linssen

However, one can picture that this may not quite concur with the ideas and habits of traditional vendors and system integrators. Coffin. Klout.

The Standalone LMS is Dead

Dan Pontefract

Those organizations (and frankly public learning institutions) that are clinging to their standalone learning management systems as a way in which to serve up formal ILT course schedules and eLearning are absolutely missing the big picture. Dinosaur. Soviet Union. Saturn Car. Hierarchy. you get the picture). Blow up your LMS.

Why #VRM is Fools' Gold

Martijn Linssen

Over the years Ive seen that definition on the wiki twist and turn from outrageous Gartner lie to anonymous Integration anachronism. Bakery?

Moodlemoot – Canada 2011

George Siemens

Stephen Downes and Martin Dougiamas are keynote presenters. I’m looking forward to the discussion opportunities around where learning management systems are heading. Martin, as chief Moodler, has contributed enormously to the adoption and development of learning management systems (with Moodle 2.0

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The 2016 Look at the Future of Online Learning

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Internet and digital systems were advancing rapidly, in ways that could be known. Existing adaptive learning systems are a lot like computer programs. But now the contributions the students make look like computer code as well, and the system changes behaviour according to student input. 2. It feeds back into performance.

Future Learning Interview

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

There is substantial commercial pressure for such a reworking of the system; indeed, they envision it reaching right down into the public school level, with testing allowing the proliferation of private schools, charter schools, home schooling, and other non-public school offerings. Hiya Peter, Answers to questions follow. 1. Google?

Kevin Kelly: Technology is good for the world

Jay Cross

He spoke at the West Coast Wiki Conference yesterday. Kevin Kelly is a force of nature. Kevin Kelly. Also New Rules for the New Economy.

Why Corporate Training is Broken And How to Fix It

Jay Cross

The American Society for Training and Development was founded and designers brought a systems focus to training. External blogs and news feeds.

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Let’s destroy the panopticons

Doc Searls

Look up  advertising panopticon on Google in a virgin browser (one not guessing at you based on Google’s or Bing’s panoptical surveillance systems), and here are your top results, straight out of the zeitgeist: Search Results. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ Panoptic ism ?Jeremy These feudal systems are centralized. 13955 ?Jul

Sustainability and MOOCs in Historical Perspective

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

In the mid-1990s, people began to develop learning management systems. I'm sure you're all familiar with learning management systems. So we had two models for learning management systems. There were also conferencing systems, early conferencing systems. Early discussion board systems. Buenos Dias. Get it?

E-Learning Generations

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

This generation is characterized by systems suchas Plato, and represents the very idea of placing learning content online. My first work in the field of online learning was to set up abulletin board system, called Athabaska BBS, in order to allow students fromacross the province to communicate with me online. But it didn't take hold.

The Rise of MOOCs

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

These two courses were of course influenced by other work in the field - the concept of open education, in which Wiley was a pioneer, with a license preceeding the Creative Commons licenses, the open wiki, which of course was made famous by Wikipedia, and more. This is what enabled the 'massive' part of 'Massive Open Online Course'.

Business or Pleasure? - why not both: Why customer service can't.

Martijn Linssen

like to get definitions straightened out and agreed upon when they get "volatile" so to say. Bear with me please Outsourcing then? Coffin. Who cares?

Reinventing Management: Part 4: Coordination: From bureaucracy to.

Steve Denning

Among the most important changes being proposed are five basic shifts in management practice: 1.       4.    

The Leader's Guide to Radical Management: A genuine Sputnik moment.

Steve Denning

The health system is infected with the same bureaucracy that has hamstrung the private sector and the government. The science wasn’t there yet.

#OEB14 Rheingold, Lewin, Stevenson

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

There''s also the wiki, to create pages that anyone authorized to edit. We use a wiki, we meed online once a week - we can use Collaborate, Adobe Connect, Big Blue Button - it''s an exercise in multi-tasking in many ways. I put up a page and asked participants to take new roles = search, mondmap, create lexicon, etc. billion in 2018.

Creating the Connectivist Course

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

We had both seen them in operation in the past, and had most recently been influenced by Alec Couros’s online graduate course and David Wiley’s wiki-based course. We collected RSS feeds from these and aggregated them into a single thread, which became the course newsletter. There were two major influences. Quite the opposite.

Mass Collaboration Workshop, Day Two

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

So in our work we examined the potential of social tagging, and the impact of individual and collective knowledge on social tagging systems. The focus here will be a tagging system, and in particular a system for recommending tags. Similarly, in social systems, affordances can be the result of aggregated behaviour. 2005).

The Reinvention of Management: Part 2: How do you delight the client?

Steve Denning

All systems and processes in the organization must be focused on enhancing client delight. 2.       3.    

Micah Sifry: Why the Net’s effect on politics has disappointed us

David Weinberger

We have not changed the political operating system in any major way or the way we expected. It is not a perfect transcript of the event. and me.

SRI and Knowledge Sharing | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Looking at the CIARD site (and the still empty wikis) I will be watching and learning as this group evolves. So what might those principles be?

2010-2020: The Great Divide

Martijn Linssen

Publish them on your wiki, your blog, the walls of your cafeteria if all else fails. How can you keep it all together ? Yes, you will. Coffin.

New Technology Supporting Informal Learning

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

The intent of such systems is to to facilitate the conversation and interaction around episodic learning events in a distributed environment, transforming them from elements in a linear flow-based design to free-floating objects in an environment. Such systems are by their very nature episodic. Introduction to Systems Thinking.

Business or Pleasure? - why not both: Advertising - paying for our.

Martijn Linssen

Business or Pleasure? - why not both Home About Contact Friday, 28 January 2011 Advertising - paying for our free(mium) world for how long? Eyeballing?

Working Smarter eFieldbook $12

Jay Cross

Information flows, feeds, subscriptions. Why Wiki    313. We just cut the price of the eBook to $12. eBook , $12. Paper, $24. Excerpt.

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I Know It When I See It

Andy McAfee

Smaller companies and startups often say that the established vendors “just don’t get it&# and that the new features they’ve incorporated –  blogs, wikis, discussion forums, tags, etc. products that lack the ability to produce “meaningful&# RSS feeds. wiki that helps bring transparency to projects.

The Future of Online Learning: Ten Years On

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Ericsson Computer Science Laboratory, 2008) These systems manage the interface between the operating system – whether it be Apple, Windows or Linux – and the underlying hardware, thus allowing the same system to be run on varying hardware configurations. This system was followed in just a few years by blogging. Web 2.0

Twitter's accidental path to monetisation

Martijn Linssen

This way, Twitter is slowly making their feed scarce. Now read that again, please. Free = bad , it says - doesnt it? think that is very true.

Not Your Father’s ROI

Jay Cross

Networks connect with other networks to form complex adaptive systems whose outcomes are inherently unpredictable. Look at General Motors.

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Introduction to Social Networking

Harold Jarche

The decision to use an OS system as well as an OS database gives me a certain amount of flexibility, evidenced by my switch from Drupal to WordPress this year. could not have taken my data out of a proprietary system (like Ning ) as easily. Also check out this wiki, WebTools4U2Use. Introduction to Social Networking.

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Full Circle Associates " Catch up strategies in online courses

Nancy White

remembered your question and wondered … what if we could have an audio feed on a site? Here is a snippet to get us started. What else?

Catch up strategies in online courses | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

remembered your question and wondered … what if we could have an audio feed on a site? Here is a snippet to get us started. What else?

Catch up strategies in online courses | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

remembered your question and wondered … what if we could have an audio feed on a site? Here is a snippet to get us started. What else?

Catch up strategies in online courses | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

remembered your question and wondered … what if we could have an audio feed on a site? Here is a snippet to get us started. What else?

Why We Need the New News Environment to be Chaotic ? Clay Shirky

Clay Shirky

So long as newspapers faced little competition for advertisers or readers, this was a distinction without a difference, but as papers are being sundered by the internet, we can see how tangled the system always was. Clay Shirky. « Free speech Is Not A Pony. The business environment for newspapers continues to be grim. Buy a newspaper.

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Ted Nelson’s Unbook

Jay Cross

After a reading, Ted described Xanadu , the first hypertext system, that he conceptualized in the early 60s. A new unbook. Be forewarned. Focus.

Using SharePoint

Tony Karrer

Using SharePoint as Project System for Training Organization Quite a few people talked about how they were using SharePoint as a collaborative tool to work on projects. In SharePoint, there are MySite which is more like a portal page showing RSS feeds, list of SharePoint sites, shared documents. These would be external consituents.

Consulting with Libya in 2007 ? Clay Shirky

Clay Shirky

Morozov also suggests that “anyone who thought they could democratize Libya via Wikis needs to make a public apology.” Digidave says: March 2, 2011 at 4:16 pm. I was going to blame communism, global warming and the invention of murder on you and wiki’s too. Clay Shirky. Both comments and pings are currently closed.

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How to Get the Most out of a Conference

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Don't patronize that system. Your presentation page can be a blog post, a wiki page, or any other internet presence. Keeping track.

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