Technologies for collaboration and cooperation
APRIL 14, 2011
Tweet Whether we’re working or learning, how we communicate is a key part of everything we do. Communities of practice are a mix of both.
February Informal Learning Hotlist
Jay Cross's Informal Learning
MARCH 1, 2010
Best of Informal Learning Flow. Informal learning from the horse’s mouth - Informal Learning , February 3, 2010. Excellent Technical Resource for Mobile Learning - Workplace Learning Today , February 9, 2010. SharePoint Social Learning Experience - eLearning Technology , February 1, 2010.
2.0 is a philosophy, not a technology
Jay Cross's Informal Learning
APRIL 10, 2010
Among our recommendations were: Informal Live webcasts. Informal Recorded webinars. Informal Video conferencing. Informal Workshops. Informal Audio/ podcasts. Informal Learnshop. Informal Case Studies. Informal Non-formal video.
MARCH 2, 2009
SharePoint in Corporate Learning One of the hardest things for me to find are good examples of how people are really using web 2.0 This is a great opportunity to hear lots of examples of what they are doing with SharePoint around Corporate Learning in a wide variety of organizations. inside organizations. Register Here.
Ask not for whom the Reaper comes
NOVEMBER 24, 2012
The Reaper knows that work is learning and learning is the work. Workplace learning means much more than courses and management systems.
Snake Oil 2.0: Lipstick on a pig
APRIL 10, 2010
Several large LMS companies added “informal learning to their sales shticks this week. Related: Informal Snake Oil.
Open Source eLearning Tools
OCTOBER 13, 2010
Beyond that, probably the best thing to do is to use eLearning Learning to go through it’s open source eLearning and open source eLearning Tools. Of course, I’d recommend skimming through eLearning Learning to find the latest and greatest. Upside Learning Blog , April 29, 2010 The Corporate Moodle: A Tipping Point?
What Universities Must Learn About Social Networks
SEPTEMBER 23, 2012
What Universities Must Learning About Social Networks. How do I search for information?”. No one learns alone either.
FEBRUARY 12, 2011
I don’t talk much about training or learning any more. You can train people but they may or may not learn. Example: sharepoint.
So many thoughts, so little time
JULY 6, 2009
The top posts from sources selected for Informal Learning Flow in the first six months of 2009: Work on Stuff that Matters: First Principles - OReilly Radar , January 11, 2009. Tom Vander Wall Nails My Sharepoint Experience - Full Circle , March 23, 2009. Ten years after - Informal Learning , January 10, 2009.
Working Smarter eFieldbook $12
JUNE 28, 2011
Point your smart phone at a QR code, and you’ll be led to a location on the net with more information. Information flows, feeds, subscriptions.
Selling Social Learning – Be a Jack
FEBRUARY 3, 2010
I was just reading a post - Top 5 tips to gain buy in for learning with social media. Instead, one of the things that I Learned about Learning in 2009 and was an important eLearning Predictions for 2010 was to “Be a Jack”. I detailed it in Selling Learning Communities – Not Everyone Will or Wants a Group Hug. Absolutely!
Reflecting on my 2011
DECEMBER 21, 2011
I closed the Informal Learning blog in February; its job was done. A model of workplace learning. Learning while working.
Trends in Learning
AUGUST 31, 2009
Someone was just asking me about the big trends in learning and the implications of those trends on corporate learning and development. So, here's a bit of a compilation of some of the things I've been talking about in my blog which points to some of the major trends in learning. The whole problem is Long Tail Learning.
Social Networking: The Benefits Outweigh the Constraints
AUGUST 24, 2012
And furthermore it may be learning that unlocks the tangle and helps resolve the tensions in the “to social network or not to social network” conundrum. s SharePoint has been spectacularly successful in delivering enterprise control but loose, flexible apps and freedom for individual employees to choose where to go, if they have permission.
Business of Learning
JUNE 15, 2009
While increasing amount of concept work and the pace of change puts a premium on learning, the business of learning faces an incredibly difficult time.
Virtual Worlds: Affordances and Learning
SEPTEMBER 25, 2009
Two days ago I attended the 3D Teaching, Learning, & Collaboration conference, organized by Tony O’Driscoll. Tony also presented, in particular, some principles about designing learning for virtual worlds (see slide 17 here ). The revelation for me, however, was linking the social informal learning with virtual worlds.
Reflections on Web 2.0 Expo
MAY 4, 2010
I also was intrigued to see Microsoft showing the Fuse team rather then SharePoint. One of the questions I was asking was about tracking the potential benefits of social media in the enterprise, particularly the outcomes of informal learning: rate of problem solving, products and services generated, etc.
Friday’s Finds #27
NOVEMBER 20, 2009
LearnTrends once again emphasized my perspective that Work is Learning and Learning is the Work. Janet Clarey (@JClarey): “We need to help people get around in their network and learn from it, instead of building Communities of Practice. Online learning has arrived @GillianP. learntrends. via @rlohuis.
Go straight to the finish line
JANUARY 29, 2010
The conference program would lead you to assume that the Learning Technologies conference would be a hotbed of social and informal learning.
2009 Predictions How Did I Do?
DECEMBER 9, 2009
But the reality was more than that as I explored in posts like Business of Learning and Models for Learning Questions. tools.
Learned about Learning in 2009
DECEMBER 14, 2009
It’s always fun at the end of the year to go back and take a look at what you’ve been working on, what you’ve learned during the year. During the year, I’ve had fantastic conversations through LearnTrends around SharePoint , Examples and Tour of Different Kinds of eLearning , Social Learning , and the Business of Learning.
My Moodle Test
OCTOBER 9, 2009
Home > Learning Technologies , Standards > My Moodle Test My Moodle Test October 9th, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment Talk has been heating up lately regarding the use of open source versus proprietary systems for learning. So, open source Moodle does not export to SCORM, the most prevalent e-learning standard?
Social Media Goals
APRIL 2, 2009
Mzinga is clearly targeted at the learning space, being integrated with an LMS. Yet, for a learning group, Mzinga’s integration of formal and informal learning is also plausible. And, of course, there’s now Sharepoint’s integration of social tools around resources. How about you?
Hot List - April 1, 2009 to April 11, 2009
APRIL 13, 2009
So, here's the hot list for April 1 - April 11 via eLearning Learning. Although everyone learns most from their mistakes, it does save a lot of money if you keep some tips in the back of your mind. Building Better Learning Games - Learning Visions , April 9, 2009 Interested in building casual games for your learners?
e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Big Basket of Stuff #2.in which even amnesiacs can remember games.students get connected and wikis get adopted.
MARCH 5, 2008
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