Why I, Too, Killed My LinkedIn Account
MAY 6, 2014
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?
How Do I Make Sense of Social Networking Tools
SEPTEMBER 22, 2015
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?
JUNE 14, 2016
I woke up this morning thinking about the tools we use at various levels. From there, we talk about team tools. Maybe OneNote?
The Life Time Magic of Tidying Up Your Professional Life and LinkedIn Connections
JANUARY 7, 2016
To get started, here’s what you need to think about: Review your LinkedIn connections and ask: Do I know this person? cc @bethkanter.
My Top Tools 2014
JULY 17, 2014
Jane Hart compiles a list every year of the Top 10 Tools for learning. Voting closes on 21 September. It is a huge time-saver.
Tools for Independence
JULY 27, 2011
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.
How Your Nonprofit Can Make the Most of Its LinkedIn Profile
OCTOBER 11, 2013
How Your Nonprofit Can Make the Most of Its LinkedIn Profile – Guest Post by Victoria Michelson. What has been your experience?
2015 top 10 tools for learning
JULY 7, 2015
WordPress: my blogging tool, that provides regular reflection opportunities for me in generating them, and from the feedback others provide via comments. Microsoft Word: My writing tool for longer posts, articles, and of course books, and writing is a powerful force for organizing my thoughts, and a great way to share them and get feedback.
My Top Tools 2014
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
JULY 17, 2014
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. I use it to listen to music and podcasts and I use it to send content to ed Radio. I''m been experimenting with a task scheduler that automatically programs my rdio station. Winamp. Flickr.
Using A Networked Approach To Build Nonprofit Boards: LinkedIn Board Connect Launches
SEPTEMBER 17, 2012
The idea is simple, but powerful. You and your board look at your professional networks and connections on LinkedIn. Here’s some steps.
1st update on 10 Tools Challenge 2013
JANUARY 17, 2013
So, if you are looking for some ideas, then here are the Top 100 Tools 2012 , organised into 12 different categories. OFFICE TOOLS.
5 Ways to Make LinkedIn Board Connect Work for Your Nonprofit
SEPTEMBER 24, 2012
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. In the comments , there was some thoughtful discussion about best practices for identifying, screening, and cultivating board members.
Social tools and the filter problem
AUGUST 19, 2014
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.
A Few Good Tools To Manage Your Online Professional Network Connections
MARCH 20, 2015
Heidi Ketroser Massey and Nancy Schwartz asked about tools to help manage the process. Here’s a few suggestions for tools and tips.
Techniques and Tools: How To Visualize Your Network
APRIL 25, 2014
There are even simpler technology tools to use to map your professional network. The notes are here. Harold Jarche (@hjarche) April 25, 2014.
Reflections on the early days of social networking as LinkedIn reaches 100 million users
MARCH 27, 2011
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. LinkedIn seemed to me to be one of the most promising newcomers. Today, we finally have the tools of connection at our disposal.
Tips and Tools for Integrating Social Media Into Your Nonprofit Event Marketing Plan
MARCH 28, 2013
” Other amplifier tools include JustCoz and Gaggleamp. Strategy Tips Tools and TacticsBEFORE. The first step is to get organized.
Three Analytics Tools to Gauge Your Social Audience’s Pulse
OCTOBER 31, 2012
Analytics tools like the ones described below are good for measuring actions and engagement. Tools and Tactics
Hatch: A Tool for Digital Storytelling for Social Impact Launches
DECEMBER 5, 2014
Hatch: A Tool for Digital Storytelling for Social Impact Launches – Guest Post by Jay Geneske, Rockefeller Foundation. Storytelling
Is Twitter Where Connections Go to Die? – The Unfollowing Experiment
SEPTEMBER 23, 2015
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.
2015 Top Tools for Learning
AUGUST 27, 2015
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.
What tools should we learn?
JUNE 1, 2010
As this image shows (click to expand), there are many web tools that can help develop critical thinking. Social Bookmarks. Blogs. More Reading.
The Fallacy of Social Networking
JULY 30, 2012
Yes, where are you going to go the day when Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Google Plus, Slideshare, Tumblr, etc. Personally, I am doing just fine.
Getting More Value from Your Social Media
NOVEMBER 24, 2010
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. Posting tweet.
5 Reasons Why Activity Streams Will Save You From Information Overload
MAY 4, 2011
IBM Innovation Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Learning Personal KM Productivity Tools Social ComputingI heart Activity Streams.
My 20 most popular posts in 2014
DECEMBER 21, 2014
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).
Transforming the Workplace with Radical Management by Steve Denning
AUGUST 2, 2012
But in reality what we are seeing is how platforms like Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google Plus, etc. To name Authority and Money. To name: .
10th Year Blogiversary – The Unfinished Journey of Blogging and Why It Matters
OCTOBER 20, 2015
Remember the good old days when people were writing about the death of blogging thanks to social media tools ? Who knew… The Death of Blogging?
Living “A World Without Email” … in Google Plus
AUGUST 3, 2011
Innovation Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Personal KM Productivity Tools Social ComputingAnd here is why. Yes, that’s right.
LinkedIn for Finding Expertise
SEPTEMBER 29, 2008
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.
Reflections from 2011 – Focused and Purposeful Social Networking
DECEMBER 28, 2011
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?!?!
Narrate Your Work, Working Out Loud, with Google Plus
SEPTEMBER 17, 2012
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?
AUGUST 23, 2011
IBM Innovation Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Learning Personal KM Productivity Tools Social ComputingBut with a different twist.
Social Networking Gets Serious – #prayforjapan
MARCH 14, 2011
IBM Innovation Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Learning Life Personal KM Productivity Tools Social ComputingNo business value.
Making Business Sense of Social Media and Social Networking – Is Blogging Dead?
MARCH 9, 2011
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!
AUGUST 25, 2008
The charts below show use of different tools, sites, etc. guess they must be using a lot of tools other than delicious.
Getting Value from LinkedIn
NOVEMBER 30, 2007
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!?!
LinkedIn - Prospecting No - Conversation Yes
MARCH 19, 2009
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
MAY 19, 2009
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 Facebook Twitter - Different Connection Style
NOVEMBER 3, 2008
As a result of my recent change in my Approach to LinkedIn Connections , I've actually met quite a few people who read my blog, but I don't believe had ever commented. They were comfortable connecting with me via LinkedIn and since it offers mutual value it was worth the effort. But, it's really not the way I use these tools today.