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Skills and Jobs in the Digital Economy

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Technological revolutions are highly disruptive to economies and societies.  million people. 

What’s working in social business

Harold Jarche

This is the question that CMSWire asked me to write about. Then comes the question, what do we do now? SocialLearning Technology

Workplace Learning: Adding, Embedding & Extracting

Charles Jennings

As such the development, although taking place in the workflow, is to a large extent ‘directed’ by the HR or Learning/Training department.

Building a Culture of Continuous Learning

Charles Jennings

The Concepts – answers to questions such as: What is expected of me in this role? Most people get it. There were three clear findings, that: 1.

Autonomy and Value in Social and Workplace Learning

Charles Jennings

70:20:10 Model The 70:20:10 model is used to extend learning into the workflow. The cycle tends to have a frequency of about 5-8 years.

Enterprise 2.0 transition

Harold Jarche

Here are my thoughts on some of the questions that were discussed. game play. Bjoern Negelmann was the host. transition? Enterprise 2.0

Towards the Connected L&D Department

Jane Hart

But this blue area is where the “real” learning takes place in the workplace – in the workflow informally and  socially.

To Really Drive Enterprise 2.0 Forward We Need A Behaviour Change

Dan Pontefract

That’s a management and people challenge, not just a technology one. And there’s the rub. Being more productive is the end game. Contrived?

May Big Q: Workplace Learning Technology 2015

Clark Quinn

Social media systems will be much more integrated into the workflow, and LMS will have become just a cog in the ecosystem, not the ecosystem.

The Power of Networks in a Complex (Business) World

Luis Suarez

It’s that activity you would do whenever you would have some free, idle time  in between workflows. passing fad. Excuse me? Bacteria?

Ensuring knowledge flow through narration

Harold Jarche

Narration of work is the first step in integrating learning into the workflow. Enabling the narration of work is one area where they can help.

How Narrating Your Work Helps You Become More Effective by Saving Precious Time

Luis Suarez

Well, now we have the perfect use case for addressing those pain points: using social technologies to keep narrating our work. Or even both!,

The Power of Reflection in an Ever-Changing World

Charles Jennings

The US military four-question AAR, for example, could serve as a template for any organisation to help embed a culture of reflection.

Five Myths of Social Learning


Home > Social Learning > Five Myths of Social Learning Five Myths of Social Learning December 3rd, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment There is no question that the rise of social networks is creating a profound shift in the way training departments are delivering knowledge to their employees, partners, and customers. The Web 2.0

Learning Content Management Systems (LCMS) for Managing Course Assets

Tony Karrer

In LCMS – Not Just a Technology: It’s a Strategy , Bryan Chapman really nails a key issue going into all of this discussion: you need to think about your overall strategy and then make sure your systems support that strategy. eLearning Technology. They have Articulate courses, classroom courses, SharePoint sites, etc. Sound familiar?

The future of business education will be centered on contextual learning

Ross Dawson

If you are interested you can read the full article online: Global Social and Technology Trends Shaping the Future of Universities.

Designing and Implementing MOOCs that Maximize Student Learning

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Answer questions up front, thoroughly and simply. There are different workflows. Question: what about costs?

Putting Enterprise 2.0 into Context

Andy McAfee

The biggest failure is the lack of workflow integration to  drive culture change. See Larry Dignan’s  post on this. I’ll post separately about Workdays Technology Summit. “They drilled down and saw they could use technology to affect operating performance.&#. As Laurie, I, and many others have noted, E2.0 Conference.

ROI and Metrics in eLearning

Tony Karrer

Questions you may have include: * What is the reason for the training? BPM and workflow technologies have been able to achieve significant gains in productivity Metrics Recently, functional managers have begun using eLearning to meet business objectives. thought it would be worth posting this list here. Use EVA instead.

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Social Learning doesn’t mean what you think it does!

Jane Hart

Social Business” is not about technology, or about “corporate culture.” It is a socio-political historical shift that is bigger, broader and much more fascinating. A new perspective is changing how we think about society, politics, interpersonal relationships, science, government and business. The first few paragraphs say it all! No way!

Don’t Underestimate the Value of Your Community Managers

Luis Suarez

To train the entire organization on social media, internal social software, social business, social processes and workflows and community management.

Continuing Education and Learning Management Systems

Tony Karrer

I'm hoping that readers can weigh in on both aspects: (1) specific thoughts or suggestions on LMS products that might fit and (2) how do you get answers to questions like this? If you have this kind of question, how would you go about getting help? eLearning Technology. The LMS offers courses with both nursing and HCS-D credits.



The Learning and Development industry, like any other, has been inundated with new technologies and tools for learning. What does an LMS do?

The Smart Worker : learns best with and from others

Jane Hart

This is the the 7th post in a series of blog postings about how L&D departments need to change to meet the needs of today’s Smart Worker.

The Best of Times, The Worst of Times: opportunities and challenges for the L&D profession

Charles Jennings

believe the L&D profession can take some lessons from both of these Charles Dickens stories, A Tale of Two Cities and A Christmas Carol. n(d)s?t/

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Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

This month's #LCBQ is the first with the Big Question Thought Leaders. Learning technologies are becoming social, collaborative, and virtual.

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. The misuse of technology is what makes technology great.

The Only Person Who Behaves Sensibly Is My Tailor

Charles Jennings

than others who may have integrated training activities more closely with the workflow (eLearning, ‘brown bag lunches’, on-the-job coaching etc.).

Pick of the Month: May 2012

Jane Hart

But a few days  later (25 May), a post by Brent Schlenker, asked the (valid) question), Pinterest is popular! My blog keeps me connected.

Summarizing Learn for Yourself

Jay Cross

I just copied a rough draft of my new book, Learn For Yourself , into a free summarizer. It’s learning to know versus learning to be.

Life Without eMail – Year 6, Weeks 21 to 24 – (Newcomer Challenging for King Email’s Crown)

Luis Suarez

And all of that without having to even ask a single question once. Social technologies have just become the new overlord.

Social Media: An Interview

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

I was asked to contribute my responses to interview questions on social media for a new journal called The Future of Learning and of course I was happy to send some thoughts along. also began working with colleagues at the University of Alberta in 1993 and 1994 to create a 'Multiple Academic User Domain', or MAUD, out of the same technology.

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What’s in your social media measurement tool box and why?

Beth Kanter

Why is that so hard? Social media measurement tools give you data. The problem is that data everywhere! One place to look). David J. Neff ,  Lights.

Wikis and Learning – 60 Resources

Tony Karrer

Experiencing eLearning , July 27, 2009 Wikis at Work - eLearning Technology , February 25, 2007 Control and Community: A Case Study of Enterprise Wiki Usage , May 4, 2009 Blog or Wiki? I’m involved in several discussions around how to use Wikis as part of learning solutions. Here’s some of what I found: Why a Wiki? How about math?

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e-books, open standards, and content formats


One of the great questions we hear when prospective clients evaluate LCMS solutions is “what is the role of XML in my decision”? We don’t have to develop a new way to handle e-Books in our application workflow, it’s simply another output. This is where the fundamental question of XML as the native storage format comes into play.

Learning Trends 2014


Having recently returned from Learning Technologies in London, I have a few new reflections about what''s "trending" in the L&D world.

Social Business Accelerates Work as a State of Mind

Luis Suarez

The answer seems to be on the positive side of things. You see? In short, becoming comfortable with observable work   (a.k.a. There is no denying that.

The Need to Adapt to the Speed of Change or Die: lessons for L&D from the retail industry

Charles Jennings

Have they never posted a question online? Yesterday another great British institution slid into the history books. think there are. think not.


Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Linked data: one of the major potentials is to be able to answer the question, “what do we know.” Double-wide trailers on the back of a quarter.”

Real learning – let’s not confuse it with completing templated exercises

Charles Jennings

LMS technology has provided a big step forward here. like Kate a lot. We’ve known each other for a number of years. This is already happening.