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UX Week 2014 Keynote Josh Clark on the Future of Digital Product Design

Adaptive Path

In this interview, Josh and I talk about the current trends in digital product design, and where those trends might be heading.

Productivity Tips on Presentations: Inform, Inspire and Motivate

Luis Suarez

Shouldn’t we be aiming at addressing that productivity overkill and do something about it? Seriously. That’s a huge problem.

The New Era of Smart, Connected Products

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

These new types of products alter industry structure and the nature of competition, exposing companies to new competitive opportunities and threats. 

From Mass Production to Mass Individualism

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

In the first phase, the Web offered lots of information to individuals, but control remained in the hands of institutions. 

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.

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.

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?

Three Models of Knowledge Production

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

knowledge production as growth - on this view, data is like a raw material that serves as a nutrient or growth medium. Here's what I think.

Healthy and Productive Meetings: Free Guidestar Webinar on Feb. 12th

Beth Kanter

” I have cut out non-productive work time where I sit at my desk and can’t concentrate! I hours. All made a commitment to change.

More research: browsing for fun at work boosts productivity

Ross Dawson

My post yesterday about Angry Birds and productivity at work: why distractions can help has generated some good discussion.

5 Reasons Why Activity Streams Will Save You From Information Overload

Luis Suarez

Yet, in the world of Activity Streams both serendipitous knowledge discoveries and informal learning, a.k.a. Information Overload?

Productivity Tips for the Mobile (Social) Knowledge Web Worker – TweetBot, Pocket, Evernote

Luis Suarez

Like I said, I truly meant those words that this particular productivity tool has become an extension of my memory. And here I am! For real!

Services, Production and Clouds

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Given the major advances in the power and costs of information technologies, many more such service activities are now amenable to be transformed into algorithms and embodied in software.  Services were once seen as a sinkhole of the economy, immune to significant technological or organizationally driven productivity increases. 

The lowdown on Pastiche™ 1.2 from the product developer

Dawn of Learning

Keeping true to that process we just released a new version to the App Store last week.  This release also includes a few minor design improvements.

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

Beyond GDP - Measuring Value in a Service-oriented, Information-based, Digital Economy

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Most measures of economic performance used by government officials to inform their policies and decisions are based on GDP figures. 

Can a 5-minute exercise double your productivity? | Daniel Pink

Dan Pink

Personal Productivity (14). Can a 5-minute exercise double your productivity? How do you stay as productive as you want to be?

The Information Diet: Not Just A Book, A Movement For Conscious Consumption of Information

Beth Kanter

The problem of “information overload” is nothing new and has been around for centuries.   All you have to do read Ann M. 4-5: Email.

Solving Big Problems in Our 21st Century Information Society

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

The article reminds me how much our society has changed in the last twenty years, in particular, the different way we solved big problems at the zenith of our 20th century industrial economy versus the way we now do so in the early stages of the 21st century information economy. . But why, some say, the moon?  Why climb the highest mountain? 

Bigger is Not Necessarily Better in Our Information-Rich Digital Economy

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Travel guides, like Mobil’s , popped up in the 1950s, but for the most part information remained scarce.”  .

New Tools Beget Revolutions: Big Data and the 21st Century Information-based Society

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Thus was microbiology born, leading to major discoveries in biology, medicine, public health and food production in subsequent decades and centuries.

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Enterprise 2.0, Where Art Thou?

Luis Suarez

and Social Business, never mind Digital Transformation, there is very very little information available about what’s happening on the inside.

Notes from Information Technology Based Higher Education and Training ITHET 2013, Antalya

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Camtasia - problem is it destroys the object-base of presented media & symbolic information VCR recording - done in background through projector - you don''t need software on the presentation computer - eg. difference between groups - as determined by test scores - why? Let''s do engineering. - how does a student''s brain work?

How divergence in labor productivity is shaping the future of work

Ross Dawson

There are many broader issues in shifts in labor productivity that I’ll come back to another time. Source : Andrew McAfee.

Life Without eMail – 5th Year Progress Report – The Community, The Movement

Luis Suarez

You never know where it will go next and who may leak the information across). Did I give up on giving up on corporate email? What happened?

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The Social Enterprise – Welcome to the Era of Intrapreneurship!

Luis Suarez

IBM Innovation Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Learning Life Personal KM Productivity Tools Social Computing Work Life IntegrationHippie 2.0

Getting Pragmatic About Informal

Clark Quinn

In my post on reconciling informal and informal, I suggested that there are practical things L&D groups can  do about informal learning.  I’ve detected a fair bit of concern amongst L&D folks that this threatens their jobs, and I think that’s misplaced. share best practices. foster discussion. design social

Pick of the Month: June 2012 – Informal learning, Yammer, collab platforms, change, and keep learning

Jane Hart

You can find more of the resources I enjoyed during the month in my 2012 Reading List.). 1 – Informal Learning. ” 4 - Change.

Learning products

Harold Jarche

Heike Philp recently made this comment in response to Media & Messages : What I am sorely missing right now are ‘learning products’.

5 Reasons Why Activity Streams Will Save Your From Information Overload

Luis Suarez

Yet, in the world of Activity Streams both serendipitous knowledge discoveries and informal learning, a.k.a. Information Overload?

How Narrating Your Work Helps You Become More Effective by Saving Precious Time

Luis Suarez

IBM Innovation Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Learning Personal KM Productivity Tools Social EnterpriseOr even both!, much about it!

Reclaim Blogging – On Why Your Blog Still Is Your Best Personal Branding Social Tool

Luis Suarez

Information Mavens. IBM Innovation Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Learning Metablogging Personal KM Productivity Tools Social Computing

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Formalizing informal learning?

Clark Quinn

The Entreprise Collaborative has a new question , asking whether we can formalize informal learning.  I have to say, I don’t get the question.  To me, it’s not about formalizing informal learning so much as explicitly supporting it versus ignoring it.  Like the proverbial ’stuff’, informal learning happens. 

sense-making with social media

Harold Jarche

They help us build trust to get things done, be productive, and innovate. Informal LearningFacebook helps me share resources. Generation.

Google Plus and Twitter – How They Work for Me Hand in Hand

Luis Suarez

Information Density: This is also perhaps one of my favourite use cases for Twitter as well. No, I haven’t given up on Google Plus either. Quite

How Meaningful, Smarter, Freelance Work Is Redesigning the Social Enterprise

Luis Suarez

IBM Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Learning Personal KM Productivity Tools Social EnterpriseCoPs), Complexity, Enterprise 2.0 You should.

The Fallacy of Social Networking

Luis Suarez

IBM Innovation Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Learning Personal KM Productivity Tools Social EnterprisePersonally, I am doing just fine.

I Think I May Have Just Experienced The Future…

Luis Suarez

General Interest Innovation Learning Life Metablogging Productivity Tools Social Enterprise TravellingAnd what it would look like altogether. And,

Is Twitter Where Connections Go to Die? – The Unfollowing Experiment

Luis Suarez

Innovation Knowledge Tools Learning Personal KM Productivity Tools Tools and Gadgetswasn’t enjoying it much back in those days. Always.

50 suggestions for implementing 70-20-10

Jay Cross

They are used to having information at their fingertips. Email me for information on working with the Alliance. part 1 of 5.