JULY 13, 2016
Group Knowledge Management (KM) takes PKMastery to the next level: getting things done. Unique problems should arise once and then be addressed.
loosening group boundaries
JUNE 28, 2015
Their networks do not expand beyond that group.” – PhysOrg. Image – Valdis Krebs. In 1936, the author F. ConnectedEnterprise
Group cohesiveness & individual effort
OCTOBER 1, 2016
The change in the behavioral state of one animal affects and is affected by that of all other animals in the group, no matter how large the group is.
Group work advice for MOOC providers
MARCH 10, 2013
In order to move past this small chunk model of learning, MOOC providers will need to include problem based learning and group learning in their offerings. Which means that if you’re assigned to a group of 10 learners, by the end of the course, you’ll be the only one left. Ah, the 1960′s. That won’t be easy.
Why Some Work Groups Thrive While Others Falter
APRIL 25, 2016
In their initial set of studies , they randomly assigned nearly 700 volunteers into groups of two to five members. Higher empathy. More women.
Open business: Sharing our group priorities for 2012 – Why not?
JANUARY 23, 2012
A year ago I shared a visualization of our AHT Group Business Model. Following that, I am now sharing our group 2012 Priorities.
Why the Sharp Distinction Between "Individual" and "Group" Brainstorming is False in Real Teams
JANUARY 28, 2012
When a skilled facilitator calls a brainstorm, he or she usually gives the topic in advance and asks members of the group to do some individual thinking about it before the gathering; for example, I once went to a brainstorm at IDEO on how to give an itchless haircut. So I came prepared to add some ideas.
Presentation to UNCTAD's Advisory Group on "Developing skills, knowledge and capacities through innovation: E-Learning, M-Learning, cloud-Learning"
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
DECEMBER 12, 2013
Host communities may be online, or may be community based groups or a combination of both. Stephen Downes December 10, 2013 Access I''d like to begin with the issue of access. This is not where I usually begin a talk, because the main thing, I have to say, about issues of access is that''s, to be outside the scope of the areas that I work in.
Small Group Creation Ideas
AUGUST 25, 2011
I believe in treating adults as adults. Here are a few inspirations from Karen Moler of FlamingoFabulous in 2nd Grade. Facilitators, be inspired!
State of Enterprise 2.0 Collaboration Survey by Chess Media Group
MAY 4, 2011
This piece of research by the Chess Media Group is eventually sponsored by both the Enterprise 2.0 and Social Business within their own firms.
Trainer’s Notebook: Group Polling Techniques and Tools and Incorporating Movement
NOVEMBER 12, 2015
Help the participants narrow down topics to discuss or work in small group exercises (replaces sticky dot voting and visualize the vote technique).
Finally I have an answer when people ask what I do! Visualization of our group’s business model
JANUARY 31, 2011
AHT Group Business model (click on the image for full-size pdf). soon realized I needed a public version of our business model.
Making Facebook Groups Rock for Nonprofits – Guest Post by Miriam Brosseau
OCTOBER 7, 2011
Making Facebook Groups Rock – Guest Post by Miriam Brosseau. Group chat. Events need not be restricted to members of the group.
Using Facebook Groups for Deeper Engagement with Audience or Your Peers
JULY 6, 2012
Facebook had recently revamped its Groups, and it seemed like the perfect place to take the conversation for a spin. In fact, it was great.
Relaunch of Advanced Human Technologies Group website and new blog
MAY 2, 2013
I am extremely happy that we have finally relaunched the website for Advanced Human Technologies Group. Exciting times ahead!
That Group Feeling
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
OCTOBER 5, 2006
But that group feeling never left me – nor the memory of the price I would have to pay to join. With the computer operations team at GSI , until new managers were imported from Texas and all our groups broken up. With, even, the e-learning group here in Moncton, until it was dismantled. Recitation of the group mantra.
Blog Post: Interactive Dialogue or Serial Monologue: The Influence of Group Size on conversation
APRIL 27, 2015
By David Gurteen Over the years, in running my Knowledge Cafes, I have discovered through trial and error and careful observation that the ideal size of a group for interactive conversation is four people. The two kinds of models have different implications for who influences whom in a group discussion.
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
SEPTEMBER 26, 2006
Something that would be between the 'closed groups' and 'individuals in open networks'?" It will soon be noticed that a person can be both an individual (and hence a member of a network) *and* a member of a group. That they can belong to many networks and many groups. must be conducted in groups. Grapes and bananas.
Parents of Boys Group Forms
FEBRUARY 26, 2015
We''re taking the effort for gender equality in education to those who understand it most: parents of boys. The turnout has been gratifying.
Selling Learning Communities – Not Everyone Will or Wants a Group Hug
NOVEMBER 30, 2009
You can find the LearnTrends 2009 Recording including Jack’s presentation. A few follow-up thoughts. Everything sounds obvious when he says it.
Next Group to Oppose Gen Y: Liberals
AUGUST 24, 2015
The next group to oppose the needs of Gen Y: liberals. The Tea Party has opposed the needs of Gen Y from the beginning. But coming soon will be a challenge to academic liberals and educators and the liberal educational belief system. survey of Gen Y found that the biggest thing Gen Y wants to change is education. First issue: testing.
XPLANE joins Dachis Group
APRIL 26, 2010
Effective this morning, XPLANE is joining the Dachis Group , the world’s leading social business consultancy, as a wholly-owned subsidiary.
Facebook Groups: their own Trojan Horse
OCTOBER 7, 2010
Enterprise Landscaping Facebook Groups: their own Trojan Horse Labor laws in Europe, and resignation The Evangelist, the Priest and the Monk?
Institutions, Confidence, and the News Crisis ? Clay Shirky
DECEMBER 2, 2011
Dean Starkman has written a lengthy piece in the Columbia Journalism Review, assessing the writings of a group of us he calls the “Future of News” movement. Clay Shirky. « Why We Need the New News Environment to be Chaotic. Newspapers, Paywalls, and Core Users » Institutions, Confidence, and the News Crisis. Right.
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
MARCH 14, 2007
Perhaps it works with your audience, but if it were me, my first reaction is: I hate small groups, I hate small groups, I hate small groups. Although people say that small groups 'give everybody a chance to talk' what they *actually* do is serve to eliminate minority and dissenting opinion. You have 15 people.
Networked Learning: Groups, Networks
APRIL 6, 2010
This time, Etienne Wenger starts the conversation by asking about the distinction between groups/communities/networks. The Networked Learning Conference 2010 is hosting another hot seat. The ensuing discussion will be a valuable resource for CCK10 this fall…
The Collapse of Complex Business Models ? Clay Shirky
APRIL 1, 2010
gave a talk last year to a group of TV executives gathered for an annual conference. Subject to violent compression, Tainter’s story goes like this: a group of people, through a combination of social organization and environmental luck, finds itself with a surplus of resources. Clay Shirky. That kind of question comes up a lot.
Group-centric work and training
NOVEMBER 18, 2009
For instance, one group exercise may solely focus on communications systems and processes. Not Group Think, but Think Groups.
The Power of 2: Marcia Conner & Altimeter Group
JUNE 9, 2010
Marcia Conner has now teamed up with the Altimeter Group. Which brings me to the Altimeter Group. More info via Altimeter Group here.
LinkedIn KM Groups
FEBRUARY 11, 2009
By David Gurteen There are a growing number of LinkedIn Groups many of them dedicated to KM. There is no KM directory but here are most of the Groups (in no particular order) that I have found: Gurteen Knowledge Community. Knowledge Management Group of Philadelphia. KM Practitioners Group. KM Forum. actKM. KM Cluster.
The Power Of The Roles We Take: A Very Old Study And Related.
NOVEMBER 8, 2011
Brightsight Group. recently had a rather painful meeting with a group of friends that I all admire. Sometimes this is a good thing, especially when we join a group composed of noble and skilled human-beings. Or, is the push/pull between the two groups inevitable, and possibly useful? Bob Sutton.
How to start a local rail group
JUNE 26, 2010
You can start a passenger train support group in your town. Here's how. First, read. start reading about trains. Second, attend meetings.
What a Local Rail Group Does
JUNE 28, 2010
So what does a local passenger rail support group do? Three things: 1.PLAN. You plan on how to bring passenger rail service to your community.
Could a Super Bowl ad make us love the US Government?
JANUARY 16, 2011
The execs were from top agencies: Grey Group, Wieden+Kennedy, Goodby, Silverstein & Partners and Saatchi & Saatchi. Capitalism 3.0
10th Anniversary of the OnlineFacilitation Group
AUGUST 14, 2009
When we started, there were very few places to talk about facilitating online groups and communities. All I did was start the group.
Blogs vs. Discussion Groups
FEBRUARY 20, 2007
The debate about blogs vs. discussion groups is heating up again between TrDev and Blogs vs. Listservs: Which is Better for Community Conversation? eLearning Discussions - An Attempt at Better Discussions in the Blogosphere Move from Discussion Groups to World of Blogs? Blogs vs. Discussion Groups or Mis-Understanding Blog Reading and.
The Leader's Guide to Radical Management: Please join our on-line.
DECEMBER 25, 2010
You can join the group by going to Google Groups at [link] revolutionizing-the-world-of-work. Want to join? Please try again.
Future of Conferences… and Group Graphics
NOVEMBER 13, 2010
Example of Visual Journalist Eileen Clegg’s capture and replay of a conversation on a complex topic.
Strategic overview of AHT Group: sharing our ventures, projects, and enablers
JANUARY 21, 2013
Below is our group Strategic Overview as of January 2013, with a brief explanation of each of the major elements. ENABLERS.
Don’t underestimate the knowledge of a motivated group
JULY 17, 2012
Amazing! Imagine what adult learners could do if we encourage them and let them learn with one another. Just Jay