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Effective Web Conferences – 41 Resources

Tony Karrer

I wanted to follow-up 19 Tips for Effective Online Conferences with some additional resources that relate to this topic. Online Conference Formats - eLearning Technology , April 23, 2009 Also, if you are interested in future conferences , please go sign up on the Learn Trends Ning Group. Below are some helpful tips. It’s a guess why.

Help Create Resources for Keynote?

Tony Karrer

would really like to be able to point attendees, blog readers, and realistically a lot of other folks to a set of resources that would help them on these topics. Are you willing to pitch in to help me create some interesting resources? Here are the two resources that I'd like to see us work on.

Introduction to Social Networking

Harold Jarche

As our Work Literacy Ning site (2008) is in danger of getting bumped off the Net due to Ning’s new pricing policy , I will post some of the key articles here so we don’t lose them. As a learning professional, you will want to think of Ning in two ways. cannot do that with Gmail or Skype or Ning.

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Lessons from an early MOOC

Harold Jarche

note that the platform we used, Ning, began charging for service in 2010, so the resource is no longer available]. Social Bookmarks.

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Seven Things I Learned This Year

Tony Karrer

Over the past few years, I spend part of December going back through my blog to recap a bit of what some of the key things I’ve learned over the course of the year. I’ve been doing this the past few years, for example: Learned about Learning in 2009. So here are a few of the things that are a bit different for me. 1. for more on this. 7.

Remote Collaboration

Tony Karrer

It resulted in a great learning experience and a quite good resource. as well as knowing about tools and methods. It's truly a thing of beauty.

What Not To Build

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

These became platforms (see above) and then we had social network multiplier sites, like Ning. Collaborative and community-oriented systems for resource management and decision-making will be a fertile field in the future. Print / paper Paper is a resource-intensive industry and will become more and more expensive over time.

The Future of Online Learning: Ten Years On

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Downes, Learning Objects: Resources for distance education worldwide, 2001) The idea that educators could assemble learning materials out of predefined components has never been abandoned. They will, in essence, be the ‘remote resource’ accessed from a given context. In this essay I offer a renewal of those predictions. Web 2.0

New Technology Supporting Informal Learning

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

The last few years have seen the development of social network services online such as Facebook, Friendster, LinkedIn, and MySpace to name a few) as well as a service for creating social networks, Ning. Learning Objects: Resources for distance education worldwide. Such applications are almost unambiguously beneficial for the student.

Top 100 eLearning Items

Tony Karrer

Bryan Chapman Tips for facilitators in Ning The ‘Least Assistance’ Principle No more excuses for poor e-learning content eLearning Defined eLearning Technology. Using eLearning Learning , I thought it would be interesting to go look what it thinks are some of the top items of all time. Tools Collaborative Learning Using Web 2.0

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Getting Help

Tony Karrer

Ning or LinkedIn Groups LinkedIn to find individuals LinkedIn to ask questions - via Answers Twitter (only if you've participated quite a bit) The issue with Twitter and posting questions through a blog is that you only will get responses from your existing audience. My post New Work is about changes in work skills.

Social Bookmarks

Clark Quinn

Here's the great resource / assignment that Harold and Michele created for this week: Week 2: Free Your Bookmarks with Social Bookmarking This has sparked some interesting activity and makes me think that the net effect of this kind of open course is a bit more interesting than I had thought. The second week of our Web 2.0 Great stuff.

Brandon Hall Network - Back from the Dead?

Tony Karrer

We've been building this for a large part of the past year, constantly tweaking the service and offering new capabilities in order to make it the premier place for learning professionals and talent managers to collaborate, share resources and make new connections. Maybe Brandon Hall or a Ning community will take off.

Hot List from the Communities & Networks Connection

Nancy White

Resources. Tony continues to tweak the code behind it and one of the outputs is a hot list of the posts that got the most “social juice.&#

Web 2.0 Applications in Learning

Tony Karrer

Method Count Percent Alongside Formal Learning 26 63% Process Information / Training 22 54% Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) / Support Information 18 44% Commonly used resources, URL's to applications, documentation, Contact Information, etc. Lack of Resources – Mobile Devices - It doesn't take much to get most of these things going.

Social Networks

Clark Quinn

have been part of Ning groups before, but find it overwhelming, very quickly because there seems to be multiple inputs for information. Even as an organizer, when I get into the Ning group, I feel overwhelmed. don't know about ning or even facebook. The first week of our Free - Web 2.0 for Learning Professionals is wrapping up.

ASTD Follow-Up

Tony Karrer

What resources would u recommend for a baby boomer 2 become proficient in blogging, social networking, wikis, etc? Any tips/resources? Last week at ASTD TechKnowledge , I did a keynote on Work Literacy and eLearning 2.0, an online Q&A Session for the Virtual Conference and a session on using Web 2.0 Tools for eLearning.

Slow Evolution of Learning Solutions

Tony Karrer

The Institute didn't include any courses from suppliers such as Learning Tree, but was rich with resources from Books24x7, TechChek (a web-based technical skills assessment tool), internal company communities and knowledge sharing wikis. Learning Tree reported a decline of 31.2% in earnings compared to 2008. million ($1.5

SharePoint Update

Tony Karrer

If you are interested in attending, go to the Learn Trends Ning Site and sign-up. Allison Anderson Manager Leadership Learning Environments Intel Using SharePoint as a one-stop-stop for our Career Development instructors around the globe, to access the tools and resources they need. inside organizations. Register Here. has to offer.

Tracking Hurricane Gustav on Social Media | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

The ComputerWorld magazine blog now has a Gustav resources page. Gustav! learnt about this demon on this morning’s radio-news. Ka kite an?

Tracking Hurricane Gustav on Social Media | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

The ComputerWorld magazine blog now has a Gustav resources page. Gustav! learnt about this demon on this morning’s radio-news. Ka kite an?

Success Formula for Discussion Forums in Financial Services

Tony Karrer

I received a question this week related to Discussion Forums for Knowledge Sharing at Capital City Bank : I successfully launched a discussion forum for a small group of lending assistants within my bank. That forum is still up and running. They pushed back because they felt that this was just one more place to go and one more thing to do. Just Ask.

Social Networking

Tony Karrer

actually think that Facebook and Ning are heading in the right direction by becoming platforms for social networking solutions. LinkedIn requires even less ongoing work and is a FANTASTIC resource when you are looking for expertise. how is this new? Hasn't eBay had social networking features for a long time? sort of agree.

Who's your ID?

Ellen Wagner

eLearning Guild AG09 resources are making their way to people who couldn't make the trip to Orlando, many of them dealing with ID full-on, thanks to Jean Marrapodi's ID Zone. media, and they are sharing what they are learning on their Ning site. Welcome to the eLearning Roadtrip. My name is Ellen Wagner. Educational technologists.

CoP Series #10: Stewarding Technology for Community | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

With so many software packages like Moodle and hosted platforms like Ning, you are often given a ton of options. This is a complex area.

Down But Not Quite Out: what can we learn from the plights of Learning Tree International and Readers Digest?

Charles Jennings

cursory look at the ITIL resources available on the Net reveals a wealth of material on YouTube for a start. So it's no surprise really.

Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Complacency and Web 2.0

John Hagel

Compare Ning (Web 2.0 The api to the data/resource is much uniform. Dont Count On It. from a business perspective. continues to unfold.

The social media I use

Nancy White

Otherwise it is too much and it hogs a lot of resources on my older desktop computer. So here it is. Learning. Getting work done. Email. Skype.

Tom Vander Wall Nails My Sharepoint Experience | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

SP is the technology; it’ll do especially for those of us who will never get other resources. SharePoint is a silo builder, not buster.

Tom Vander Wall Nails My Sharepoint Experience | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

SP is the technology; it’ll do especially for those of us who will never get other resources. SharePoint is a silo builder, not buster.

The Cloud and Collaboration

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Hebb, 2002) In human communities, Hebbian mechanisms can be seen in the connections that form between people who have similar interests; what creates the connection is not the interest itself, but rather, the fact that such people tend to read the same resources, comment on the same websites, and appear at the same events. coupled. 2008).

Doc Searls Weblog · Thoughts on the writers strike

Doc Searls

The most free markets will be built on the most free customers — and the most creative and resourceful suppliers and intermediators. Retailers?

Irving Wladawsky-Berger: Social networks and Organizational Governance

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Irving Wladawsky-Berger A collection of observations, news and resources on the changing nature of innovation, technology, leadership, and other subjects. As for patients, it already exists, in facebook, ning, etc. There is virtually no middle management. But then the strategies fall into the organizational abyss. The next step.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Federal Government Distributed Learning Association (FGDLA)

Mark Oehlert

Their mission is below. I did want to point out that Jay has created a social network for the FGDLA using ning and it is available here. e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Heading Home from I/ITSEC 2007 | Main | Tom and I disagree and then I kinda support his argument? del.icio.us