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Searching for Expertise - LinkedIn Answers

Clark Quinn

Just yesterday (after having joined this ning as my first ning ever) I found a ning on the topic of Moodle, and I posted my question there. Yesterday I created a screen cast on LinkedIn for Finding Expertise. Today, I saw a post on our Free - Web 2.0 This is definitely a knowledge work task where talking to someone will help.

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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1st update on 10 Tools Challenge 2013

Jane Hart

social networks.  22- Edmodo  85- Buddypress  63- Ning. Search/Research.  4- Google Search  10- Wikipedia  52- Google Scholar  62- Bing.

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Enterprise 2.0 Conference: it’s about people to people

Dan Pontefract

That’s not to say people don’t find new individuals to build their network out from as they utilize content or searching first.

Seven Things I Learned This Year

Tony Karrer

LMS and Learning Tracking Still Struggling While LMS solutions continue to get better, more powerful, more diverse, I continue to find myself searching for just the right solution for particular needs. So here are a few of the things that are a bit different for me. 1. Instead, Joel would write it up. I’d ask questions and edit it.

Getting Help

Tony Karrer

looked at a couple examples this recently in LinkedIn for Finding Expertise and Searching for Expertise - LinkedIn Answers This topic came up again in a discussion - Blogging to ask for Help - Colin asked: If you need input from like-minded people around the world, where's the best place to ask? Some suggestions: Discussion groups (TrDev, ???)

Social Grid Follow-up

Tony Karrer

often find that Ning isn't that great for specialized content. definitely get value from a broader searching capability. Email. Facebook.

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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Brandon Hall Network - Back from the Dead?

Tony Karrer

feel somewhat bad because if you Google search "Brandon Hall Network" the results give you a couple of links to Brandon Hall and then links to a few of my past posts around the network such as: Brandon Hall Network - Nicely Done? Maybe Brandon Hall or a Ning community will take off. and Brandon Hall Researchers Blogging - Implications?

Effective Web Conferences – 41 Resources

Tony Karrer

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. I wanted to follow-up 19 Tips for Effective Online Conferences with some additional resources that relate to this topic. Below are some helpful tips. It’s a guess why. &#.

Hot List from the Communities & Networks Connection

Nancy White

searches that land on us and that occur on the site, and various other kinds of behaviors. Check out  Hot List : eLearning Technology. Networks.

The Future of Online Learning: Ten Years On

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Often user interaction is provided – the user might type a term into a search widget, for example – and often some form of processing is requested at the remote website. An MS-Word version of this essay is available at [link] In the summer of 1998, over two frantic weeks in July, I wrote an essay titled The Future of Online Learning. Web 2.0

Conversation Learning

Clark Quinn

Boundaries / Existence - I’ve got a particular issue and I’m not sure if answers to that issue exist out there, I’ve not found it in my searching. During this week's course, one of the more interesting things was seeing one of the members experience - My Real-Time, Real-Life Research Project (Using LinkedIn and Ning).

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. discussed part of this in my recent screencasts LinkedIn for Finding Expertise and Searching for Expertise - LinkedIn Answers.

Profile Photo

Tony Karrer

I'm writing this post to encourage you to: Spend a little bit of time to create a reasonable profile photo Attach it to every online profile when you create it And when I say every, I mean every – don't join that new Ning group without attaching your photo. My guess is that about 25% of the people I run into do not have a profile photo.

ASTD Follow-Up

Tony Karrer

Knowledge Work Framework Tilde Effect Concept Worker Knowledge Work Not Separate from Learning Tool Set 2009 Search Better Memory Network Learning Information Radar Remote Collaboration Common eLearning 2.0 Tools for eLearning. You can find the handouts for the last session via TK09 Handouts. In fact, it almost tells the story of the keynote.

Blogs, Social Networks and LinkedIn Answers

Tony Karrer

The way I use LinkedIn Answers is to ask specific questions (never open ended or partially thought out the way I do in a blog) that I want to get specific answers or find people with expertise who I can't seem to find by searching LinkedIn normally. Social Network based discussions (for example a Ning network) act like communities.

Reflections on Twitter and social networking

Clark Quinn

really appreciated Tony Karrer’s pointer on how to use LinkedIn , by the way. I’ve seen it mostly as a job hunt tool (consequently, more for others than myself, e.g. to support people I know who are on a job search), but he’s leveraging it as an expertise tool. And Ning’s quite interesting  too. 

SharePoint Update

Tony Karrer

If you are interested in attending, go to the Learn Trends Ning Site and sign-up. She will also describe how SharePoint internal collaboration sites are used and the value of authnticated searches in SharePoint. inside organizations. Register Here. Make sure you register for the event. We will make announcements through that site.

Networks and Communities

Tony Karrer

Limits of Search In Value from Social Media , I looked at a scenario where I'm evaluating a particular solution for my company / organization. These are common questions when only search is used. also signed up to a couple Ning communities where I'm lurking. Are the conclusions reasonable? I've looked at the right stuff.

Media and Messages

Harold Jarche

Using Twitterfall of search, one can see the collecting observations from many people and from this see some patterns. To paraphrase Marshall McLuhan, every message has its medium and every medium has its message. That sums up my impression of our LearnTrends web conference which finished yesterday. It could not be all things to all people.

Help Create Resources for Keynote?

Tony Karrer

These would be organized around the following categories: Search Keep/Organize/Refind/Remind Leverage Expertise (Network) Collaborate Scan (Continuous Awareness/Learning) Learning 2.0 I'm doing a keynote presentation at ASTD TechKnowledge in January on New Work Literacies and eLearning 2.0 and another session on Learning 2.0.

Blogs, Social Networks and LinkedIn Answers

Clark Quinn

The way I use LinkedIn Answers is to ask specific questions (never open ended or partially thought out the way I do in a blog) that I want to get specific answers or find people with expertise who I can't seem to find by searching LinkedIn normally. Social Network based discussions (for example a Ning network) act like communities.

Social Net-Work-Life Balance

Dan Pontefract

No entries from Outlook/Blackberry contacts, Ning, Yammer or other online networks were utilized. Immediate family members were removed.

Success Formula for Discussion Forums in Financial Services

Tony Karrer

In terms of finding people with experience on this, my first suggestion was using LinkedIn and particularly looking through LinkedIn Guide for Knowledge Workers , LinkedIn for Finding Expertise , and Searching for Expertise - LinkedIn Answers. That forum is still up and running. Great question. found a lot of great stuff. Just Ask.

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? quote.

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? quote.

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.

The social media I use

Nancy White

Getting stuff (search, content, etc.). Also, there should be more ability to link between Ning communities, IMHO. So here it is. Email.

CoP Series #10: Stewarding Technology for Community

Nancy White

Tools = search engine, tagging tool. One is in collaboration software. Community influences technology and technology influences community.

Tom Vander Wall Nails My Sharepoint Experience | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

They say it is their “social media&# deployment. SharePoint is a silo builder, not buster. This is completely counter to the Enterprise 2.0

Tom Vander Wall Nails My Sharepoint Experience | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

They say it is their “social media&# deployment. SharePoint is a silo builder, not buster. This is completely counter to the Enterprise 2.0

Doc Searls Weblog · Thoughts on the writers strike

Doc Searls

That link leads to a search for it. Now, they are determined not to repeat this mistake with internet distribution. Not just the latter. Later.

The Cloud and Collaboration

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

This collective knowledge is far beyond anything a single search engine could index and archive. Retrieved from Ning: [link] Minsky, M. Paper written as a contribution to the Ars Electronica symposium on Cloud Intelligence. Peter Russell's The Global Brain explicitly makes the connection. coupled. to their personal computers. 2008).

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