The Leader's Guide to Radical Management: My interview on the art.
DECEMBER 14, 2010
My one hour interview with Brother Wolf: how storytelling can be used to effect change in any work place setting. Your comment has not yet been posted.
Social Media Centers of Excellence? Really?
SEPTEMBER 11, 2013
My morning Twitter feed led to me to an article released in July of this year, an intriguing if baffling idea from Dion Hinchcliffe here. Doubt me?
Networked individuals trump organizations
MAY 21, 2013
In knowledge-based work the primary unit of value creation has shifted from the organization to the individual. Stowe Boyd.
Learning is the work week
SEPTEMBER 25, 2013
Thinking of learning as something additional to work is plain wrong in a knowledge-based, creative, networked society and economy.
The knowledge sharing paradox
MARCH 24, 2013
People will freely share their knowledge if they remain in control of it. Knowledge is a very personal thing. complexity PKM Work
Informal Learning Blog » Web 2.0 in three pages
Jay Cross's Informal Learning
AUGUST 5, 2007
Neoliberalism and MOOCs: Amplifying nonsense
JULY 8, 2013
The argument is simple: Much of today’s economy is knowledge-based. In a knowledge economy, we need to be learning constantly. MOOCs reflect society’s transition to a knowledge economy and reveal the inadequacy of existing university models to meet learner’s needs. Faculty don’t like MOOCs.
AUGUST 2, 2012
I am interested in the role of communities of practice in knowledge sharing. Here is my logic: Sharing complex knowledge requires strong social ties, but only working with our peers may blind us to outside ideas. Therefore, encouraging and supporting communities of practice is essential for the knowledge-based enterprise.
structure drives behaviour
JUNE 19, 2015
Every fortnight I curate some of the observations and insights that were shared on social media. I call these Friday’s Finds. – @RWartzman.
Exception handling is complex work
DECEMBER 5, 2011
Let’s look at a knowledge worker and how things can get done in such an interconnected environment. Organizations do this all the time.
Every business document should be in the cloud and concurrently editable
APRIL 17, 2012
It is a fundamental platform for value creation in knowledge-based organizations. Clearly there are a number of providers for this functionality, with pretty much all enterprise software platforms now moving to at least the option of cloud-based simultaneous collaboration. The event included a Google Apps demo. That is crazy.
Aligned principles for an open, networked society
JUNE 29, 2012
Knowledge and intelligence is power, so as they are distributed, we gain freedom. Transparency. Sharing. Empowerment.
Six roles of network management
JANUARY 19, 2014
We are all knowledge managers at CAWW, sharing as we work transparently. There is no central management for our knowledge.
Network Era Skills
MAY 28, 2014
The duty of being transparent in our work and sharing our knowledge rests with all workers, including management.
Value based pricing is at the heart of the future of professional services
MARCH 15, 2012
In my first book Developing Knowledge-Based Client Relationships: The Future of Professional Services the final chapter was titled Value-Based Pricing: Implementing New Revenue Models. The chapter in my book provides a fair overview of the key possibilities and factors in value-based pricing.
Is George Siemens Right? Social Media is like Letters to the Editor
SEPTEMBER 11, 2011
SM does not include blogging, personal websites, knowledge bases (eg. It is not the place, vehicle or tool where knowledge (ie.
Using social media for onboarding
APRIL 19, 2012
Two actions that can begin even before a formal offer is made: Providing access to an online knowledge base. Tweet.
The massive impact on economic growth of open data in government
JUNE 19, 2014
The report looks at the massive positive economic impact of governments adopting open data policies. Source : Open for Business.
What Does the Training Department Do When Training Doesn’t Work?
MAY 1, 2014
Only a minority of instance of under-performance are due to lack of knowledge or skill. So how well is all this money being spent? n(d)-?set
Professional services relationships as the primary portal to value creation
JULY 7, 2014
In my first book Developing Knowledge-Based Client Relationships I described how value in professional services resides to an increasing degree in the relationship with the client. The theme that the group picked up on the most which drove our ensuing conversation was how they could tap external experts to generate value for clients.
Complex Systems and the “Rashomon Effect”
MARCH 24, 2015
This is an example of a subjective, knowledge-based reality. . The movie is famous for its novel plot device. where he wrote: .
Knowledge sharing paradox revisited
APRIL 15, 2014
The knowledge sharing paradox is that enterprise social tools can constrain what they are supposed to enhance. – Dave Pollard (2005).
books in perpetual beta
DECEMBER 1, 2014
Today, knowledge-based work is replacing manufacturing and information processing jobs. Finding Perpetual Beta is now in production.
SEPTEMBER 24, 2013
Knowledge Management for Decision Memories. I think of it as a short-term memory helper. Can you find it now? I only had to send him one link.
Ensuring knowledge flow through narration
FEBRUARY 10, 2013
As with knowledge artisans , many learners now own their knowledge-sharing networks. It’s the raw material of knowledge sharing.
The focus of big data should be creating value FOR customers
OCTOBER 1, 2014
In the mid-1990s I became involved in knowledge management. So I wrote my first book, Developing Knowledge-Based Client Relationships , to frame knowledge as primarily about creating value WITH the customer. Big Data is one of the hottest trends at the moment, as shown in this Google Trends chart below.
PKM: the basic unit of social business
DECEMBER 19, 2012
The basic unit of social business technology is personal knowledge management, not collaborative workspaces. Nardi, S. Whittaker and H.
Learning is the main driver for productivity
JANUARY 13, 2012
In effect to teach (which again is different from speaking) you have to be separate but close in your knowledge base. by @lemire.
learning and the future of work
SEPTEMBER 8, 2015
The last personal knowledge mastery in 40 days online workshop for 2015 started this week. of their learning and freely share their knowledge.
1st update on 10 Tools Challenge 2013
JANUARY 17, 2013
Find out more how to access the 100 Tools Knowledge Base and Activity weeks HERE. OFFICE TOOLS. Office suites. Document tools. Email.
The job bubble
JULY 14, 2011
As the industrial age gives way to a networked age, there is less need for well-defined, cookie-cutter jobs. economy — Silicon Valley.
The Rise and Potential Fall of the Talent Economy
NOVEMBER 12, 2014
It should not be a surprise that talent has become the critical competitive asset in our information- and knowledge-based economy.
Crowdsourcing for social development and economic opportunity: Case study of Malaysia
JUNE 9, 2013
Malaysia is in many ways a developed knowledge-based economy, yet there are many who are not yet participating fully. .
The Seek > Sense > Share Framework
FEBRUARY 10, 2014
Simple standards facilitated with a light touch, enables knowledge workers to capture, interpret and share their knowledge.
my pkm story
FEBRUARY 27, 2015
It has been over 10 years that I have examined, practiced, and developed models for personal knowledge management/mastery. Early Tools. 2013.
JUNE 3, 2015
And the pedagogy doesn’t really scale well: their objectives also tend to be knowledge based, and to have a meaningful outcome they’d need to be application based, and you can’t really evaluate that at scale (unless you get *really* nuanced about peer review, but even then you need some scrutiny that just doesn’t scale.).
Working Smarter in Social Business
MARCH 2, 2012
The focus was on knowledge, not skills, and learner satisfaction counted for more than business impact. Continuous improvement. What it takes.
Economic structural change is NOT industry compositional change
MAY 16, 2013
In knowledge-based work the primary unit of value creation has shifted from the organization to the individual. The first reason.
The Labor Day Manifesto Of the Passionate Creative Worker
SEPTEMBER 3, 2012
Like the printing press during its time, our new tools have the capacity to spread knowledge faster and farther ever before, resulting in an unparalleled and ever increasing rate of progress and change. Share knowledge freely. [Three years ago today I posted A Labor Day Manifesto for a New World. Let's seize the day.]. Never.
The 2020 Workforce and the LMS Disconnect
SEPTEMBER 16, 2011
Based on insights from her book , the podcast looks at trends and predictions about what the workforce will look like in 2020. It is mobile in that you will be able to access the knowledge base from your mobile device where ever you are, at exactly the moment you need it. By Jeffrey Katzman. Let’s take this a step further.