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Social tools or tools that are social?

Harold Jarche

Is there a need for a wide variety of enterprise social tools? Tools are only part of the solution. CMS Wire. ” - ZDNet.

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The Top 100 Tools for Learning 2012 list is revealed

Jane Hart

Once again the list is dominated by free online social tools. But now for the complete 2012 Top 100 Tools list. Top Tools 2012

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A Few Good Pinterest Tools, Tips, and Resources

Beth Kanter

A Few Pinterest Measurement Tools. Have you explored any of the measurement tools or other management tools? 1. Integration.

Connective Knowledge and Open Resources

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

The CCK08 course and all the other courses we have developed since have been based on open educational resources (OERs). From your web & blog, we found you were a passionate advocate of OER, can you share with us your first experience about open online educational resource? How did you start your cooperation initially?

#OEB14 - Open Educational Resources 2.0

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

moved from classroom teaching to exclusively online - the internet provides an opportunity for providing resources - but missing is the human connection - I miss seeing my students face to face - what about the human element? EU - Opening Up Education - a hierarchy 0. open access - general use and research 1. OER (UNESCO/COL) 2. Freemium 5.

Resource: The Emerging Nonprofit Leaders Playbook

Beth Kanter

I am thrilled to share The Emerging Leaders Playbook. I am using the Playbook to design and facilitate the peer learning sessions. Leadership

Teaching Online Courses – 60 Great Resources

Tony Karrer

I received an inquiry about resources that would help instructors who are about to move into teaching online courses. So, what I thought I would do is go back and see what resources I could find some good resources that would help me and could be used by instructors be better prepared to teach online. No problem, right?

The Role of Open Educational Resources in Personal Learning

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

So, the argument for open educational resources is simply:networks need openness in order to function. And this is a definition that has carried over into the openeducational resources (OER) movement. David Wiley has spoken about open educational resources formany years. And that’s the story of open educational resources.

2016 Top Tools for Learning

Charles Jennings

Last year’s ‘Top 10 Tools Survey results are here I’ve listed my 2016 votes (in the ‘Personal & Professional Learning category) below.

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How Social Networking Tools Enable Heutagogy in Learning Organisations

Luis Suarez

Now imagine you swap the wordings ’ teaching ’ for ‘learning’ and ‘our schools’ for ‘ our workplaces ’. Read it out loud again, please. Slowly. Yikes!

My top 10 favourite resources from February

Jane Hart

In February I added links to over 100 resources in my 2012 Reading List , but these are my 10 favourite. They happen below the surface.

Reclaim Blogging – On Why Your Blog Still Is Your Best Personal Branding Social Tool

Luis Suarez

Blogging , in short, is your own personal branding tool. And Plus being the latest one joining the already existing crowded club. This blog.

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Resources for Measuring What Matters

Beth Kanter

Together they offer a great starting point on various approaches, techniques and tools for using data to make progress towards your goals.

10 resources that I found valuable in January 2013

Jane Hart

We also tend to forget LMSs and many other tools we use exist for the benefit of training departments, not for the benefit of learners.

Key social learning resources: Part 11 #sociallearning

Jane Hart

1 – First of all my Social Learning Community hosted on Yammer is still going strong – now with nearly 1,000 members. Social learning

Open Source eLearning Tools

Tony Karrer

I was just asked about trends in open source for eLearning and particularly open source eLearning tools. Probably one of the better sources on this is Jane Hart’s Instructional Tools Directory. In addition, she indicates if they are free or cost money – which is not quite the same thing as open source. Here’s some of what I pulled out.

A Practical Guide to the Top 100 Tools for Learning

Jane Hart

My annual Top 100 Tools for Learning list has become a popular resource – if the Slideshare viewing stats are anything to go by.

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10 resources I enjoyed in February 2013

Jane Hart

So here is my selection from February 2013. Working from home. I call it ‘management yahooliganism‘.” HR encourage presenteeism. Social learnin

Key social learning resources: part 12 #sociallearning

Jane Hart

Social learning

The Future of Collaboration Lies in Human Resources AND Management’s Hands

Luis Suarez

It’s because of Human Resources and its inability to get it right by empowering knowledge workers to excel at what they already do: collaborate sharing their knowledge more openly and transparently. “ Here we are, 2014 and still wondering what the future of collaboration is — as if we didn’t know already. Effectively.

The right tool for the right job

Harold Jarche

However, HPT, especially performance analysis can be a useful tool, if used selectively and appropriately. Performance Improvement

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#mygivingstory: Resources and Best Practices for @GivingTuesday Nonprofit Storytelling

Beth Kanter

The details are below, but before you enter, you might want to review some good storytelling resources to ensure that your story is as amazing as Dr. Cairo’s. The chat was great, so I’m summarizing the resources and key points below: What do you think makes a powerful story? Stories Worth Telling: A Strategic Tool.

What corporates can learn from the Top 10 Tools for Learning 2012

Jane Hart

On 1 October I released the Top 100 Tools for Learning 2012 list , and in my introductory analysis I said. Top Tools 20121 - Twitter.

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Resources before courses

Clark Quinn

The earliest one (not including my earlier ‘ Quips ‘) was “curation trumps creation”, about how you shouldn’t spend the effort to create new resources if you’ve already got them. medical vocabulary), but we resort to that solution too often as course tools are our only hammer. And it’s wrong.

How To Create A Terrific Facebook Cover Image If You Don’t Have Resources To Hire A Designer

Beth Kanter

But what if you don’t have the resources to hire a graphic designer and need to do it in-house? Tips Tools and

Wikis and Learning – 60 Resources

Tony Karrer

I wanted to collect a few resources around this topic for use in these discussions. 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? Subscribe to the Best of eLearning Learning for updates from this blog and other eLearning blogs

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Are You Content Creation Impaired? Here’s Some Tips and Resources

Beth Kanter

Techniques and Tools. How does your organization create compelling content when you don’t have time, talent, or resources? Conten

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. Twitter Conference Ideas - eLearning Technology , January 30, 2009 Twitter has become a pretty great tool to help with socializing at conferences. Conference Networking Tools - Do They Work? It’s a guess why.

Announcing ImpactRising.Org: Organizational Capacity Building Resource for Nonprofits and Consultants

Beth Kanter

In that spirit, I’m excited to introduce as a resource to nonprofits and the consultants they work with. A model of generosity.

Is Twitter Where Connections Go to Die? – The Unfollowing Experiment – The Follow-Up

Luis Suarez

It just works, pretty much like some other traditional tools we have been using for decades, like *cough* email *cough*. Let’s see it…. Hallo?

Tips and Tools for Integrating Social Media Into Your Nonprofit Event Marketing Plan

Beth Kanter

” Other amplifier tools include JustCoz and Gaggleamp. Strategy Tips Tools and TacticsBEFORE. The first step is to get organized.

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Key social learning resources: Part 1

Jane Hart

During social learning month, Jane Hart will be providing some weekly articles curating some key resources about social learning. In particular the use of new media tools is allowing individuals and teams to solve their own learning and performance problems, and in the process by-passing both IT and the L&D functions. link]. link].

New Playbook Resource: How To Engage Alumni

Beth Kanter

I am a huge fan of Playbooks in the nonprofit sector as a capacity building tool. What other nonprofit playbooks have you discovered or used?

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New and Improved Data Visualization Tool: Maps for Media Funding

Beth Kanter

This version of the tool is a significant upgrade to the tool launched previously by Media Impact Funders. Click to See Visualization.

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Key social learning resources: part 3

Jane Hart

This is the third part of my four-part series curating key social learning resources for TrainingZone’s social learning month. “But most are ordinary people with new tools to force you to listen to what they care about and to demand respect. This article first appeared on Training Zone on 19 September. link]. ” [link].

NTEN Webinar Reflections and Resources: The Unanticipated Benefits of Content Curation

Beth Kanter

I pulled together a curated summary of the tweets and resources on Storify that you can view here. View more presentations from Beth Kanter.

Three Analytics Tools to Gauge Your Social Audience’s Pulse

Beth Kanter

In the book, we avoid talking about specific tools because they change so fast and new ones appear almost daily. Tools and Tactics

Lists As Part of Your Content Strategy: A Short List of Tips and Tools

Beth Kanter

Short List of List Making Tools for Content Curation. Robin has reviewed other list-making tools for curation. Photo by Andrew Watt.

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Hatch: A Tool for Digital Storytelling for Social Impact Launches

Beth Kanter

Hatch: A Tool for Digital Storytelling for Social Impact Launches – Guest Post by Jay Geneske, Rockefeller Foundation. Storytelling

Flexible Working Works

Dan Pontefract

flexible work Human Resources managing mobile organization work from homeIt’s a paper I’m certain the internet company Yahoo! Do You?