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Why I, Too, Killed My LinkedIn Account

Luis Suarez

Back in the day, when I was just getting started with my early days around social computing evangelism, I must confess that I used to think that people who didn’t have a social profile in all of the major social networking tools out there just didn’t get it. Is it time to think smarter about how we make use of these social networking tools?

Top 10 Tools for Learning 2016

Luis Suarez

Top 100 Tools for Education – for use in schools, colleges, universities, adult ed . Top 10 Tools for Learning 2016. etc. . etc. (It’s

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How Do I Make Sense of Social Networking Tools

Luis Suarez

I have gone through that path far too many times with other social tools and it’s never been pretty. Slack does the trick. And very much so!

What’s Your Learning Tool Stack?

Clark Quinn

I woke up this morning thinking about the tools we use at various levels. From there, we talk about team tools. Maybe OneNote?

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My Top Tools 2014

Harold Jarche

Jane Hart compiles a list every year of the Top 10 Tools for learning. Voting closes on 21 September. SHARE. SHARE. SEEK & SHARE. SENSE.

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How Your Nonprofit Can Make the Most of Its LinkedIn Profile

Beth Kanter

How Your Nonprofit Can Make the Most of Its LinkedIn Profile – Guest Post by Victoria Michelson. What has been your experience?

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Top 10 Tools for Learning 2016

Clark Quinn

Top 100 Tools for Learning poll. All of mine fall in the latter category, because my performance support tools are productivity tools! So here’re my votes, FWIW: Google Search is, of course, still my top tool. Word is my go-to writing tool, and while I use Pages at times too (e.g. Twitter is a go-to.

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Tools for Independence

Doc Searls

First, the noise level in my email already rivals that of Facebook ‘s and LinkedIn’s , both of which are thick with notices of interest in friending (or whatever) from people I don’t know or barely know. More tools. LinkedIn, to its credit is an exception here. So I signed up for Google+. Expected, I guess.

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Using A Networked Approach To Build Nonprofit Boards: LinkedIn Board Connect Launches

Beth Kanter

You and your board look at your professional networks and connections on LinkedIn. But don’t be a fool with a tool.

2015 top 10 tools for learning

Clark Quinn

Jane Hart has been widely and wisely known for her top 100 Tools for Learning (you too can register your vote ). As a public service announcement, I list my top 10 tools for learning as well: Google search: I regularly look up things I hear of and don’t know. So that’s my list, what’s yours?

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Social tools and the filter problem

Euen Semple

The appeal of social tools is that we get to see more than just one aspect of the people we connect to. The solution is partly to use different tools for different purposes. This is why I prefer an ecology of diverse tools in a business environment rather than the all encompassing enterprise social tools that are the current fashion.

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5 Ways to Make LinkedIn Board Connect Work for Your Nonprofit

Beth Kanter

Note from Beth: Last week, I wrote about the launch of LinkedIn’s Board Connect tool that helps nonprofit identify potential board candidates through searching the networks of their board members on LinkedIn. Geri Stengel who has written guest posts about LinkedIn on this blog offered to share some tips. Marc W.

Reflections on the early days of social networking as LinkedIn reaches 100 million users

Ross Dawson

Last week LinkedIn reached a significant milestone: 100 million users. On the occasion LinkedIn founder Reid Hoffman sent out an email to the first 100,000 users thanking them for being early adopters. You can look it up yourself in your LinkedIn profile URL; it is the number after “id=”. Some have flourished. Enterprise 2.0

My Top Tools 2014

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

This could actually be any of three word processing tools - I use NoteTab for quick notes, and Padre for programming. This is my main audio tool. Notably, they''re mostly not on Twitter or LinkedIn (some professional communities are on these sites but the wider impact is minimal). This post is prompted by Harold Jarche''s.

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Techniques and Tools: How To Visualize Your Network

Beth Kanter

He started with a simple tool call Netviz that analyzed how his friends were connect. The notes are here. What surprises you? Organization.

1st update on 10 Tools Challenge 2013

Jane Hart

2 – I have noticed that whereas some people have already chosen the 10 tools they will be taking a look at, others have still to do so.

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A Few Good Tools To Manage Your Online Professional Network Connections

Beth Kanter

Heidi Ketroser Massey and Nancy Schwartz asked about tools to help manage the process. Here’s a few suggestions for tools and tips.

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

Luis Suarez

It just works, pretty much like some other traditional tools we have been using for decades, like *cough* email *cough*. Let’s see it…. Hallo?

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Tips and Tools for Integrating Social Media Into Your Nonprofit Event Marketing Plan

Beth Kanter

” Other amplifier tools include JustCoz and Gaggleamp. Strategy Tips Tools and TacticsBEFORE. The first step is to get organized.

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Three Analytics Tools to Gauge Your Social Audience’s Pulse

Beth Kanter

In the book, we avoid talking about specific tools because they change so fast and new ones appear almost daily. Tools and Tactics

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Hatch: A Tool for Digital Storytelling for Social Impact Launches

Beth Kanter

Hatch: A Tool for Digital Storytelling for Social Impact Launches – Guest Post by Jay Geneske, Rockefeller Foundation. Storytelling

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Can IBM Watson Workspace Save Our Productivity?

Luis Suarez

General Interest IBM iPad iPhone Knowledge Management Learning Open Business Open Leadership Productivity Tools Tools and Gadgets #elsuapps

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

Luis Suarez

It was a cathartic article I needed to get out of my system in order to re-find my love with that social networking tool. The place to be.

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Getting More Value from Your Social Media

Kevin Wheeler

Recruiters have become caught up in the technology and are using these tools without much focus on whether they are working or not. Organizations are creating Facebook fan pages, LinkedIn groups and so on with little understanding of their goals for doing so. Number converted to hires. Join us. 1 day ago More updates. Posting tweet.

The Fallacy of Social Networking

Luis Suarez

Yes, where are you going to go the day when Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Google Plus, Slideshare, Tumblr, etc. Personally, I am doing just fine.

Transforming the Workplace with Radical Management by Steve Denning

Luis Suarez

But in reality what we are seeing is how platforms like Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google Plus, etc. To name Authority and Money. To name: .

5 Reasons Why Activity Streams Will Save You From Information Overload

Luis Suarez

IBM Innovation Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Learning Personal KM Productivity Tools Social ComputingI heart Activity Streams.

What tools should we learn?

Harold Jarche

As this image shows (click to expand), there are many web tools that can help develop critical thinking. Social Bookmarks. Blogs. More Reading.

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My 20 most popular posts in 2014

Jane Hart

Here is a list of my 20 most popular posts in 2014 (as at 21 December) according to comments, and social shares (on Twitter, Facebook, LInkedIn etc).

Reflections from 2011 – Focused and Purposeful Social Networking

Luis Suarez

I mean, we have only been having social software tools for merely 15 years and we are already starting to hate them, as end-users? So soon?!?!

Living “A World Without Email” … in Google Plus

Luis Suarez

Innovation Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Personal KM Productivity Tools Social ComputingG+ still needs to reach that level.

2015 Top Tools for Learning

Charles Jennings

Jane Hart’s 9th Annual ‘Top Tools for Learning’ Survey closes on Friday 19th September 2015 and will be published the following Monday. My list of top tools for learning in 2015 : Google Search : ‘Professor Google’ is he is known in my house. It’s certainly a tool that works for me. LinkedIn does that job well.

Narrate Your Work, Working Out Loud, with Google Plus

Luis Suarez

IBM Innovation Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Learning Open Business Personal KM Productivity ToolsTake it to the next level.

Google Plus and The Enterprise – What’s The Deal?

Luis Suarez

IBM Innovation Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Learning Personal KM Productivity Tools Social ComputingYes, that’s right!

Making Business Sense of Social Media and Social Networking – Is Blogging Dead?

Luis Suarez

Where else are you going to go when sites like Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, etc. Is blogging dead for you folks as well? Blogging is not dead!

Getting Value from LinkedIn

Tony Karrer

He misses the value proposition of Blogging as a Learning and Networking tool. Now Davenport is at it again with a post (on his blog no less - I guess he doesn't want to be productive himself) - LinkedIn Is Not a Social Network. In this post, he says: I've been on LinkedIn for several years. It's a funny world. What!?!

Social Networking Gets Serious – #prayforjapan

Luis Suarez

is that perception that social networking, you know, “things&# like Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and the like are just for fun.

LinkedIn - Prospecting No - Conversation Yes

Tony Karrer

Serving Clients In terms of serving clients, I covered parts of Tool Set , specifically Work Skills Keeping Up , Better Memory , Information Radar , Processing Pages with Links , Networks and Learning Communities , Collaborate , and Twitter as Personal Work and Learning Tool. Let's compare that to LinkedIn. eLearning Technology.

Twitter TechSmith LinkedIn Learning Strategy

Tony Karrer

Tools - Don't Waste Your Time , May 10, 2009 Hot List - May 8, 2009 to May 15, 2009 Once again, used eLearning Learning to generate a list of the best from last week. The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals.

LinkedIn for Finding Expertise

Clark Quinn

for Learning Professionals , I've created a couple of screen casts showing very quickly how I use LinkedIn to find expertise. By the way, I'm still looking for a free tool that will let me do this with someone else online at the same time. As part of the Web 2.0 This is my first time using Jing. Let me know what you think.