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Organization Chart Collapses

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Then someone else drew a network on the white board. There are more lines of communication.  This is how history is made, before your own eyes.

The Rich: Inequality Bad For Your Health

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Fascinating information out of a new book.  Inequality in wealth is bad for your health. Then they studied all 50 of the United States. 

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The Changing Workplace: Virtual Offices

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Many companies have intranets, where lots of information is posted.  With a Virtual Office. What it does is build team, and team spirit.

What Iowa Said About NineShift

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You challenged our thinking with valuable and thought provoking information. “A great pleasure hearing you speak.

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Will Digital Libraries Lose the Future?

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But there's lots of information I cannot find online, and have to resort to my books from 100 years ago. Some librarians are concerned. So am I.

Security Alert Related to Snowden?

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Until our President and/or Congress gives me a little more information, I am more afraid of cars, Congress and Wall Street than I am of Al Qaeda. Is this weekend''s security aler t related to the Snowden case? Not one given to conspriracy, but we just have had the head of the NSA lie to Congress and the American public, with no penalty. 

Egypt and U.S.: Why Can't We Watch Al Jazeera?

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What do you think about Americans' ability to access information and news The best live coverage of the Egyptian revolt is on Al Jazeera.

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Is Everything Moving Too Fast?

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What do you think, is everything moving too fast? Think back 4 years. Here's the latest story on cell phones replacing cameras.

What Gen Y Will Buy, and Won't Buy

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Travel, travel advisors, travel information and travel items. 7. Here’s the Top 20 buying trends we predicted for Generation Y. Gift cards. 

BBC Beats NPR Again

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LESSON: if you want to be a successful society, you have to have the best information. NPR loses again to BBC

Why We Have a Deficit

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Society is trying to support both the Industrial Age and the Information Age. Here's why we have budget deficits.  Yes, we need to cut spending. 

Fox News Banned in Canada

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It also garnered a huge discussion among young people on Reddit , one of the most informative and fun sources of information today. The above headline on another blog recently highlighted another huge problem in the United States: our media lie. Fox News is distributed by cable in Canada (like U.S.). can (and do) lie.

The World As We Know It Has Ended

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100 years later, we again are at the big turning point, moving from the Industrial Age to the Internet/Information/Innovation Age of the 21st century.

The Coming Decade: The Industrial Age Collapses

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Everything's changing so fast,' she said. But first, the second decade of the 21st Century.  Some countries (the U.S. maybe?) could screw it up.

Welcome to our coverage of the Wisconsin Protests

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You will discover new information about the societal issues that determine the success of our field of continuing education and lifelong learning. Welcome to our daily coverage of the Wisconsin Protests between now and April 5. The reason?  Some 90% of LERN members are directly affected by these issues. Thanks for being here

Privacy declining, really?

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I s privacy declining, or do people have greater personal information protection now? Laws will be made to prevent misuse of information about another person. How will privacy and personal information be protected (or not) in this century Tell us your thoughts. What do you think?

Advertising in the 21st Century: Part II

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Gen Y will tell us how it wants to receive product information. Some thoughts on how advertising is changing. Add your ideas. 1.Mass Advertising is dead. Direct advertising is alive. Newspaper, radio, tv, magazine advertising as it exists today as mass advertising is dead. No one wants junk mail, junk email, or junk ads.  Facebook is good.

Cars: Government Conspiracy!

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She told me, "The auto manufacturers don't want to share that information."  Try to find out the extent to which Gen Y is buying cars as compared to previous generations. You cannot.  We've been trying for six months. This week I visited with my local librarian, who has been trying to help me find data on car buying by Gen Y.  Tell us

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Internet now a train!

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In a stunning image and publicity defeat for automobiles, the Internet is no longer the "Information Superhighway" of the 1990s.  It is now a train. If you watch the Comcast television ad closely, you will see the Internet is now a train.  As it should be.  Associating the web with the Horseless Carriage is so last-century

Lake Touring

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Carmen returns this week and I know all of you will appreciate the big jump in quality of information found on this blog. Yesterday, while still cool, presented an opportunity to make the first trip around the lake shore in our newly launched pontoon. know I have a much greater appreciation of the great job that she does

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 rule of thumb

Harold Jarche

According to Gary, as much as 95% of workplace learning is informal. Informal LearningShe found it rather useless. Wikipedia.

Informal learning, the 95% solution

Harold Jarche

Tweet Informal learning is not better than formal training; there is just a whole lot more of it. Informal Learning

Informal Learning – the other 80%

Jay Cross

The start-up stiffed me but the paper morphed into the Informal Learning book. Informal Learning – the other 80%. Execution is the goal.

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

Aprendizado informal

Jay Cross

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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.