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How to become a Personal Learning Advisor

Jane Hart

The workshop will help you understand how to work […]. The workshop runs 26 October – 20 November. Social learning

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How to build a learning worker mindset

Jane Hart

Knowledge is a commodity, to be the smartest person in the room all you need is a smartphone. What […]. Social learning

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How to modernize workplace learning

Jane Hart

So what can you do to bring workplace more in line with modern day personal, independent learning? Social learning

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How to rescue radio

Doc Searls

Radio used to be wireless audio on a broadcast band. What used to be called Radio (iTunes’ collection of webcasting radio stations), which had already been pushed down one directory level to “Music,” is now available only under a new button called “Internet.” Continue to use RDS (RDBS in the U.S.)

How to become a Collaboration Consultant

Jane Hart

Next public online workshop: 9 November – 4 December 2015 In the workplace, people learn continuously as a result of working in their teams.

How to learn and learn-to-learn

Clark Quinn

I was asked by a colleague to answer some questions for a project on how to learn. I was really upset.) I read, a lot.

How to overcome bias

Mind Hacks

How do you persuade somebody of the facts? Asking them to be fair, impartial and unbiased is not enough. To explain why, psychologist Tom Stafford analyses a classic scientific study. One of the tricks our mind plays is to highlight evidence which confirms what we already believe. A clear example of biased reasoning.

Has Wells Fargo’s CEO Forgotten How To Lead?

Dan Pontefract

” That is going to tie people up in senior roles at Wells Fargo for months. Nothing to see here,” he might as well have added.

How to become a Personal Learning Advisor (Online Workshop)

Jane Hart

Next public online workshop runs: 15 JUNE – 10 JULY This 4-week online workshop introduces you to some of the key areas of the role of a Personal Learning Adviser in the workplace. It will help you understand how to work with managers to foster a culture of continuous learning, as well help individuals become […].

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How to Talk to Your Keynote Speaker

Andy McAfee

With this flow, it’s natural for the speaker to come offstage and talk to people during the break. Go ahead and give it to them.

How to Design Experiences the Adaptive Path Way! (Or Not.)

Adaptive Path

THEM : Well, I have to confess that we don’t quite use it the way you’d want… ME : (frowns). So we look to each other.

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We need to learn how to connect

Harold Jarche

And what this means is that people need to learn how to connect to new people on a regular basis. Neither does any company.

How To Fix Google+ Circles

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Let me explain, and in so doing point to a way to 'fix' Google+. On Google+, these channels are called "circles", and the idea is that I can direct my contributions to whatever circle is most appropriate, and it will go to the right people. Content addressed to a circle has limited distribution within the circle.

How to set up and run an online community (online workshop)

Jane Hart

Next public online workshop runs: 1 – 26 June Setting up and running an online community takes time and effort. Social learning

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How to overcome bias

Mind Hacks

How do you persuade somebody of the facts? Asking them to be fair, impartial and unbiased is not enough. To explain why, psychologist Tom Stafford analyses a classic scientific study. One of the tricks our mind plays is to highlight evidence which confirms what we already believe. A clear example of biased reasoning.

How to learn a language in 10 days

Jane Hart

Having started my career, many many years ago as a German teacher, I realise how learning a language requires more than just studying it on a course – you need to immerse yourself in the language in many different ways. So I really like this infographic from Thomas Cook, which I found in a post […]. Social learning

How to Get the Most out of a Conference

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

This is the case for an entry that came out today, How to Get the Most out of the Conference. response - responds to the problem.

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What do the 24 #C2Xmas resources tell us about how to design modern content and learning experiences?

Jane Hart

In my Countdown to Xmas, I offered a series of 24 daily posts in the form of a different learning resource. So what do these 24 resources tell us about how to design content and learning experiences for the modern workplace? Learn Free Magic Tricks – content has to be contextually relevant though. Social learnin

How to set up and run an online community (online workshop)

Jane Hart

In this online workshop we look at how to plan and launch an online community as well as keep the members engaged once the first flush of enthusiasm has died off. Next public online workshop runs: 1 – 26 June Setting up and running an online community takes time and effort. Agenda This 4-week online […]. Social learning

Why Corporate Training is Broken And How to Fix It

Jay Cross

Why Corporate Training is Broken And How to Fix It. Person-to-person instruction is no longer cost-effective. Better to Say.

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Why individuals need to be self-managed learners – and how to build the new skills

Jane Hart

In my previous blog post I talked about why ORGANISATIONS need self-managed learners, so in this post I want to look at why INDIVIDUALS need to be self-managed learners. The world is changing fast, and this is having an impact on the world of work. So, for instance, there is no such thing as a job for […]. Social learning

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New Guide: How To Engage Your Supporters with Social Listening

Beth Kanter

New Guide: How To Engage Your Supporters with Social Listening Guest Post By Roz Lemieux. Your People Are Talking. Are You Listening?”

How to Survive Air Travel - For Real

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

First, accept that it takes a certain amount of time to travel half way across the country or around the world. Eight hours to get to Denver?

How to Pitch Better: The Question Pitch

Dan Pink

Today we begin a new series of short videos based on Chapter 7 of To Sell is Human , wherein I reveal the 6 successors to the elevator pitch.

How to Pitch Better: The Question Pitch

Dan Pink

Today we begin a new series of short videos based on Chapter 7 of To Sell is Human , wherein I reveal the 6 successors to the elevator pitch.

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

Jay Cross

The primary thing to bear in mind, says MIT’s Andy McAfee (McAfee), is INATT. Connections to friends and colleagues, like Facebook and LinkedIn.

How To Incorporate More Movement Into Your Nonprofit Training

Beth Kanter

There are many creative ways to engage learners during a training – both face-to-face and online. Photo: Americans for the Arts.

How to Pitch Better: The Email Pitch

Dan Pink

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How to Pitch Better: The Email Pitch

Dan Pink

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How to Pitch Better: The Rhyming Pitch

Dan Pink

Here’s the latest in our series of short videos based on Chapter 7 of To Sell is Human. To Sell is Human Video

How to Pitch Better: The Rhyming Pitch

Dan Pink

Here’s the latest in our series of short videos based on Chapter 7 of To Sell is Human. To Sell is Human Video

How to make money from crowdsourcing: A framework for Crowd Business Models

Ross Dawson

We have chosen to make all of these resources freely available, as we hope they will be useful for those building businesses that are relevant today.

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How to use your ESN for Workplace Learning (Online Workshop)

Jane Hart

Social learning

How To Build A Truly Purpose-Driven Company Through The Example Of Stocksy

Dan Pontefract

The latter is an online marketplace for people to list and/or book accommodations. It claims to have 50,000 renters every night.

Net Smart: How To Thrive Online

Beth Kanter

If you are going to purchase one book about using social media , this is the one to read. Small talk nourishes trust. Pay it forward.

Facebook Brand Pages: How To Be Ready

Beth Kanter

Understand how the format changes how people see your page. If you work with a graphic designer, this is good information to share.

The cognitive science of how to study

Mind Hacks

Researchers from the Bjork Learning and Forgetting Lab at UCLA have created a fantastic video on the cognitive science of how to study. Despite the fact that we now know loads about what makes for optimal learning, it’s rarely applied by students who are trying to learn a subject or ace a test. Happy studying. Rememberin

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How to evaluate social and informal learning

Jay Cross

Dan takes the logic further than I did last week in my post on how to assess learning initiatives. What to do about evaluation?

The Leader's Guide to Radical Management: HBR on How to Fix.

Steve Denning

HBR has headlined the article in vivid red letters as “the big idea” on the cover, so that we are compelled to pay attention. Thus 88.5%

How to Use Employee Engagement to Boost Your Business

Luis Suarez

Curating good, relevant content that matters to you is just such a wonderful thing! Welcome to the 21st century! And here is why.