Organization Chart Collapses
JUNE 8, 2011
An organizational chart was suggested, with span of control and no more than 5 people to be supervised by one person. And the lines are shorter.
The Rich: Inequality Bad For Your Health
MARCH 18, 2011
Fascinating information out of a new book. Inequality in wealth is bad for your health. Then they studied all 50 of the United States.
The Changing Workplace: Virtual Offices
JULY 17, 2014
Many companies have intranets, where lots of information is posted. With a Virtual Office. Some people call this feature a virtual "watercooler."
What Iowa Said About NineShift
AUGUST 13, 2013
You challenged our thinking with valuable and thought provoking information. “A great pleasure hearing you speak. Thank you.” . -MJ
Will Digital Libraries Lose the Future?
MARCH 18, 2013
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?
AUGUST 3, 2013
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?
JANUARY 30, 2011
What do you think about Americans' ability to access information and news The best live coverage of the Egyptian revolt is on Al Jazeera.
Is Everything Moving Too Fast?
JANUARY 26, 2011
He noted that in the past 5 years people now have access to the entirety of the world's information with the mobile in their pockets. .
What Gen Y Will Buy, and Won't Buy
JANUARY 24, 2011
Travel, travel advisors, travel information and travel items. Here’s the Top 20 buying trends we predicted for Generation Y. Gift cards. Shoes.
BBC Beats NPR Again
NOVEMBER 13, 2010
LESSON: if you want to be a successful society, you have to have the best information. NPR is nowhere near the event. . NPR loses again to BBC.
Why We Have a Deficit
JULY 12, 2010
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
AUGUST 7, 2012
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
DECEMBER 31, 2009
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
AUGUST 13, 2009
Everything's changing so fast,' she said. That's the first paragraph of the book A Summer in the Twenties. Some countries (the U.S. maybe?)
Welcome to our coverage of the Wisconsin Protests
MARCH 17, 2011
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?
MAY 29, 2010
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
JUNE 2, 2010
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!
SEPTEMBER 24, 2009
She told me, "The auto manufacturers don't want to share that information." A local dealer told me that age/date of birth was part of the information forwarded to the government. 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. That makes sense.
Internet now a train!
MARCH 24, 2009
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
MAY 11, 2009
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. I know I have a much greater appreciation of the great job that she does
gaining insight through social and informal learning
MARCH 5, 2017
These five triggers can be enhanced through informal and social learning. It interfered with insights.” ” — Gary Klein. Connections.
Pulling informal learning
JUNE 4, 2012
Informal learning is mostly Pull. Informal LearningTake a look at these 8 demand-side knowledge management principles by Nick Milton.
Learn Informal Learning Informally
JUNE 13, 2012
Next month I’ll be offering an experiential workshop on Informal Learning through Jane Hart’s Social Learning Center. Format.
Informal learning is
MAY 17, 2012
Stephen Hart has a good series of quotes on informal and social learning on his website. Informal Learning
Informal rule of thumb
JUNE 13, 2012
According to Gary, as much as 95% of workplace learning is informal. Informal LearningShe found it rather useless. Wikipedia.
Informal learning, the 95% solution
JANUARY 4, 2012
Tweet Informal learning is not better than formal training; there is just a whole lot more of it. Informal Learning
Informal Learning Research Report
AUGUST 13, 2014
The main informal learning activities […]. Social learning
Informal Learning – the other 80%
APRIL 16, 2013
The start-up stiffed me but the paper morphed into the Informal Learning book. Informal Learning – the other 80%. Execution is the goal.
I wouldn’t call it informal learning
JULY 8, 2013
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
JUNE 21, 2012
I fear that charlatans and dummies are taking informal learning down the same road. An Informal Learning Sequel? The “e”? No, no, no.
Controversy over Informal Learning
APRIL 28, 2012
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
JANUARY 26, 2014
We have an information explosion. I first heard about informal learning was at a conference in Orlando, Florida, a dozen years ago.
Informed consent for human sensors
MARCH 5, 2016
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
Fuelled by Informal learning
MARCH 15, 2011
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
FEBRUARY 15, 2012
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.
Informal learning is a business imperative
SEPTEMBER 13, 2011
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
NOVEMBER 28, 2012
Fallacy: If you give the right information, to the right people, at the right time, they will act accordingly. SocialLearning Technology
The Masterclass on Informal Learning
AUGUST 2, 2013
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
MAY 24, 2012
Recently, there’s been a lot of talk about informal learning, which ends up sounding like formal learning, and this can be confusing.
You can’t manage informal learning – only use of informal media
OCTOBER 28, 2011
I’ve created a… Read the rest. Social learning