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On blind friending

Jerry Michalski

For people with open, descriptive profiles on Facebook and LinkedIn, public Twitter feeds and other kinds of information visible in the world, their door is pretty much open. This is the era of “friending&# through online social networks. Some people have already done so much friending that they’re fed up. This is a social medium.

The Law of Convenience

Jerry Michalski

Ticketmaster hates deep linking because it wants to be sure its visitors go through several pages of ads before they get to the information they want. (I first published this page back in August 2002.). It doesn’t take that much friction to cause a problem. Even one extra step can have as significant an effect as twenty.

Pulling informal learning

Harold Jarche

Informal learning is mostly Pull. Informal LearningTake a look at these 8 demand-side knowledge management principles by Nick Milton.

Learn Informal Learning Informally

Jay Cross

Next month I’ll be offering an experiential workshop on Informal Learning through Jane Hart’s Social Learning Center. Format.

Informal learning is

Harold Jarche

Stephen Hart has a good series of quotes on informal and social learning on his website. Informal Learning

Informal Learning Research Report

Jane Hart

The main informal learning activities […]. Social learning

I wouldn’t call it informal learning

Jay Cross

If I had it to do over again, I wouldn’t call it Informal Learning. Informal Learning People learn by doing. Picasso.

Don’t drink the informal learning snake oil

Jay Cross

fear that charlatans and dummies are taking informal learning down the same road. An Informal Learning Sequel? The Tragedy of eLearning.

Controversy over Informal Learning

Jay Cross

When the book on informal learning came out, nay-sayers attacked me as some kind of loony. Can informal learning do any worse? Not much.

Want Results? Champion the Informal

Jay Cross

We have an information explosion. first heard about informal learning was at a conference in Orlando, Florida, a dozen years ago.

Informed consent for human sensors

David Weinberger

Friend (CEO at that same outfit) write about a project in which users of a health monitoring app have given informed consent to have their data made available to other researchers. How to get informed consent via an app? The post Informed consent for human sensors appeared first on Joho the Blog

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Fuelled by Informal learning

Harold Jarche

This interconnected world sure makes it easy to learn informally though. Informal LearningThe core is then placed in the pressure vessel.

Information is the opposite of information

David Weinberger

The ordinary language use of “information” in some ways is the opposite of the technical sense given the term by Claude Shannon — the sense that kicked off the Information Age. ” The more surprising the news is, the more important the information is. “I got some information today.

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Informal learning is a business imperative

Harold Jarche

Supporting informal learning and helping connect tacit knowledge in the enterprise are now business imperatives, not just something extra.

The right information is not enough

Harold Jarche

Fallacy: If you give the right information, to the right people, at the right time, they will act accordingly. SocialLearning Technology

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The Masterclass on Informal Learning

Jay Cross

Your organization has decided to tilt in the direction of informal learning. Introduction to informal learning. So now what do you do?

Reconciling Formal and Informal

Clark Quinn

Now, let’s move on to informal learning, as this is where, to me, we have a conflict. They’re answers, not courses. design social

Informal learning masterclass video

Jay Cross

Two weeks ago, I led a half-day masterclass on informal learning and 70:20:10 for staff and customers of the Dutch high-tech consultancy Ordina.

Aprendizado informal

Jay Cross

Just Jay

You can’t manage informal learning – only use of informal media

Jane Hart

Social learning

The key to informal learning is autonomy

Jane Hart

He writes: “I thought I had made a sound business case for investing more in informal learning, but few organizations changed their ways.

Information foraging and social networks

George Siemens

The information foraging model is one approach to consider – as detailed in this presentation: Information Foraging

Informal Learning in Belarus

Jay Cross

Belarus has gotten the word about informal learning. Informal Learning If they can do it, you can do it! ?? ?????? ???? ??????, ??????

Informal Learning in the Workplace Survey

Jane Hart

I am working with the E-Learning Guild on a research project about the current state of informal learning in the workplace. What types of informal learning are going on inside your organization? Please share your insight by completing the Informal Learning in the Workplace survey. Social learning

Push and Pull, Formal and Informal

Jay Cross

Just Jay

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information theory and psychology

Mind Hacks

I have read a good deal more about information theory and psychology than I can or care to remember. Piece’s 1961 An introduction to information theory: symbols, signals and noise. Much of it was a mere association of new terms with old and vague ideas. From: John R. Plus ça change. Linkage

The evolution of the CIO – the transformation of the role of the Chief Information Officer

Ross Dawson

The Chief Information Officer used to be a functional support role. Cloud Enterprise 2.0 Future of work Technology trends

Information: What am I missing?

George Siemens

What can we do now with information that we could not do in the past? I’ve abused Kauffman’s concept of the adjacent possible by applying it to the new opportunities, untapped potential, and levels of complexity, that arise with the development of something new. What can we do with information that I’ve overlooked?

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Making the most of Informal Learning

Jane Hart

Tomorrow I am going to be chairing an all-day event in Bristol for the eLearning Network, called Making the most of Informal Learning. Tweet.

Information fertiliser

Euen Semple

Thought you might enjoy this paragraph from the chapter in my book exhorting people to resist tidying up their information: Finding the good stuff is one of the functions of bloggers. Information rag and bone men who curate the weak signal and the long tail. Why not apply this to information and knowledge?

Time’s Up – Learning Will Forever Be Part Formal, Part Informal and Part Social

Dan Pontefract

Learning is and forever will be, part formal, part informal and part social. social learning evaluation formal informal kirkpatrick social

Keynote slides: The Future of Information Infrastructure

Ross Dawson

Here are the slides to my keynote on The Future of Information Infrastructure. Keynote: The Future of Information Infrastructure.

Ridiculous research findings on informal learning

Jay Cross

companies spent money on informal learning tools or services last year. What an astounding finding! Just Jay

Informal learning and Stoos management in four slides (Netflix)

Jay Cross

Here ’tis: Culture (Original 2009 version) from Reed Hastings. I’m writing the sequel to Informal Learning. Four freaking slides.

experience-sharing vs information-sharing

Harold Jarche

Over a period of time they use metadata such as tags, ratings and comments to provide a layer of information and commentary to the content. Knowledge Management = experience-sharing NOT information-sharing – Knoco Stories. Excellence is not an event it is a habit.” ” ~Aristotle – via @simpletonbill.

Informal Learning for people in a hurry

Jay Cross

Need to get your arms around the essence of informal learning in business in a hurry? Try these ten: The  Informal Learning Poster. What’s informal learning?  (in under 3 minutes). Informal learning in a nutshell. Bringing Informal Learning Up To Date. Controversy over Informal Learning. Change or Die.

Managing information and knowledge

Harold Jarche

— Can there really be Too Much Information? Information rules all of our lives. In fact, DNA, the building block of our bodies, is “the quintessential information molecule,” writes journalist James Gleick in his new book, The Information: A Theory, a History, a Flood. QUOTES. via @jrobes. KM projects are tough.

Why is learning and the sharing of information so important?

Harold Jarche

Tweet The Globe & Mail: The diplomacy of knowledge. Learning together is an important part of living together.

[2b2k] [berkman] Alison Head on how students seek information

David Weinberger

Omitting key information. Project Information Literacy is a research project that reaches across institutions. NOTE: Live-blogging.

The role of informal social networks in building organizational creativity and innovation

Ross Dawson

However this is often difficult in large, complex organizations. Source : IBM Creative Leadership Report. Collaboration Enterprise 2.0