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eLearning Process Survey results!

Clark Quinn

So, a few weeks ago I ran a survey asking about elearning processes*, and it’s time to look at the results (I’ve closed it).

the network era trinity

Harold Jarche

Governance, business, and learning models are moving from centralized control to network-centric foundations. Inspired by Valdis Krebs. Action.

Innovation is not a repeatable process

Harold Jarche

Can innovation be promoted through better processes? want every knowledge worker to discover his or her own processes. Innovation PKM

Network Era Skills

Harold Jarche

Business in the network era is connecting companies to their markets through knowledge workers having conversations in communities and social networks.

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Negating the learner in the learning process

George Siemens

But why did Coursera have to try and extinquish the networks and shared work we created by pulling the plug on the forums with no notice? Yesterday, a Coursera course was closed after the first week of delivery. 40,000 students were left somewhat confused. posted a few thoughts on this on our xeducation site. Up till 4am every night.

network leadership = adapting to perpetual beta

Harold Jarche

similar approach can be developed for today’s networked organizations. Leadership is an emergent property of a network in balance.

Build trust, embrace networks, manage complexity

Harold Jarche

Hierarchies, simple branching networks, are obsolete. Networks. Networks are in a state of perpetual Beta. That time is over.

Six roles of network management

Harold Jarche

If helping the network make better decisions is a primary role of management in the emerging economy, how does one get there?

Power, Networks & Freedom

Harold Jarche

You Are Not the Product: The Coming Revolution in Social Networks – by @gideonro. There are many network topologies.

If Your Enterprise Social Network Is a Ghost Town It’s Probably Due To Your Corporate Culture

Dan Pontefract

We deployed our enterprise social network last year, but it’s a ghost town. enterprise social networks leadership esn

Network walking

Harold Jarche

In a deep hierarchy, that process is repeated many times,  until the truth is utterly concealed inside a thick layer of sweet-talk. Dr. W.

Network Learning: Working Smarter

Harold Jarche

We need to re-think workplace learning for a networked society. Social learning is about getting things done in networks. EverNote).

What Universities Must Learn About Social Networks

Jay Cross

What Universities Must Learning About Social Networks. Networks are the glue that connects us. Networks Social Learning

Design the process, not the outcome

Dave Snowden

We don't design the outcome, we design the processes of interaction and monitor for emergence. Reflections

How Social Networking Tools Enable Heutagogy in Learning Organisations

Luis Suarez

our networks) we would want to learn with / from. Read it out loud again, please. Slowly. Yes, I know!, I had the exact same problem. Not Yikes!

The new artisans of the network era

Harold Jarche

Are knowledge workers the new artisans of the network era? How about managing your own learning? Knowledge artisans are connected workers.

Everything’s Coming Up Networks (except learning)

Jay Cross

Sloan Management Review has a great interview with Andy McAfee on What Sells CEOs on Social Networking. Networks were made for learning.

Digital Learning Research Network (dLRN)

George Siemens

The process of becoming digital has important implications for how learning occurs and how research happens and how it is shared. I’m happy to announce the formation of the digital Learning Research Network (dLRN), funded by a $1.6m Higher education is digitizing. grant from the Gates Foundation – more info here.

The Power of Networks in a Complex (Business) World

Luis Suarez

To them, social networking is just a complete waste of time. passing fad. wonderful opportunity to goof off at work and get away with it.

Learning to breathe in the network era

Harold Jarche

The networked workplace is the new reality. Exception-handling is becoming the primary work for people in the networked workplace.

[2b2k] MOOCs as networks

David Weinberger

2B2K’s answer (such as it is) is that you make a room smart by enabling its inhabitants to create a knowledge network. It would encourage links within and outside of the course network. This network would enable students to do their work online and together, and make those processes and their traces fully available to the public.

Beyond Institutions Personal Learning in a Networked World

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Here''s a model (Figure 1) of a workflow-processed employee to assist LMS selection. They''re really abstractions of the actual process.

How Do I Make Sense of Social Networking Tools

Luis Suarez

Even if it were the last and only social networking tool out there I still wouldn’t come back to it. Slack does the trick. And very much so!

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Networks and Systems

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Both of these points suggests that he doesn''t see connectivism as a network theory at all, but as something quite different. To use his own words, he sees at least some networks as systems. And systems are very different from networks. In a network, the nature of the part does not matter and it does not play a specific role.

Thriving in networks that are smarter and faster than you are

Harold Jarche

As they grew to their current size, control processes were put in place to create efficiencies. Agility is almost non-existent. complexity

Beyond Free ? Open Learning in a Networked World

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Watters, 2014) This is a patent for setting up a regional network in the south western United States. world of pervasive networks. Maybe.

What the network saw

Harold Jarche

Network Thinking (December) Network thinking can fundamentally change our view of hierarchical relationships. Communities

Using network perspectives to visualize changing culture and meaning

Ross Dawson

The slides to his presentation at SXSW today on Culture Networks and the codes that drive them are available below.

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. Professional Networking Flickr Image: Myles Grant.

iSchool Networked Learning PKM Resources

Harold Jarche

Tweet This is a follow-up from the Networked Learning (PKM) workshop I conducted for the iSchool Institute yesterday. Join now. netlearn.

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The Power of Our Collective Professional Networks and Transdisciplinarity Learning

Beth Kanter

Once we mapped the network on the wall before our eyes, we reflected on the following questions: * What are the points of connection?

Business transformation: an ongoing process of shifting to more open organizations

Ross Dawson

The article opens: Transformation isn’t so much a process as a modus operandi for successful businesses in the digital age, according to Australian futurist and digital strategist Ross Dawson. However that must be deeply considered and carefully executed, creating an ongoing and, realistically, unending process of organization change.

Social learning is how work gets redesigned in the network era

Harold Jarche

This change has the potential to involve everyone in the constant process of organizational redesign. Values move like glaciers.

Network Learning PKM Workshop Notes

Harold Jarche

Tweet The  Network Learning workshop will be held in Toronto on 27 May 2011. Building a trusted network of colleagues (SEEK & SHARE). 4.

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How large professional service firms are shifting to networked services and open innovation

Ross Dawson

During the evening I had a very interesting conversation with one of the regional directors about how professional service firms are tapping external networks. As I wrote in Chapter 9 of Living Networks : Professional networks, although hardly a new phenomenon, are rapidly rising in importance.

Enterprise Social Networking Tips by Luis Suarez

Luis Suarez

Specially, if you look into the rather significant impact it’s having across the board in multiple social networking tools. To quote: .

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[2b2k] The commoditizing and networking of facts

David Weinberger

In Wikidata you will be able to enter that information in a way that makes it processable by the computer. This is what Too Big to Know calls “networked facts.” Ars Technica has a post about Wikidata , a proposed new project from the folks that brought you Wikipedia. there will be a discussion page, yes. [11:31] 2.

Why Building Resilient Networks Matter

Beth Kanter

Lessons Learned About Resilient Networks from Super Storm Sandy by Pat Brandes, Executive Director, the Barr Foundation. Networks

Growing a Bigger Brain with a Larger Social Network

Eide Neurolearning

To calculate your social network, fill out the Social Network Index here. But is having a bigger amygdala better?

Beyond Assessment ? Recognizing Achievement in a Networked World

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Outcomes and Process The problem is we''re confusing the outcomes of education, the test results, et cetera, with the process of education. In Europe, the European Commission has the VM Pass , a validation process based on a combination of peer review and crowd sourcing. Incredibly complex process, but easy to do. But ??