only humans need apply – review
FEBRUARY 9, 2017
In Only Humans Need Apply , the authors identify five ways that people can adapt to automation and intelligent machines. Books Work
Black Box Thinking Review
FEBRUARY 24, 2016
When things go wrong, people have a tendency to want to blame someone, often as soon as possible. And we actually believe them. ” Books PKM
November in Review: Disruption
DECEMBER 1, 2015
This month started with the sad news of the passing of Jay Cross, and since that time there have been many tributes to him. Social learning
Book Review: Originals by Adam Grant
MARCH 24, 2016
I have been sitting on this review of Originals for a couple of weeks. Book Review of WORK RULES: Insights From Inside Google. Parent.
Reinventing Organizations – Review
MAY 19, 2014
What is a “Teal Organization”? Laloux lists three breakthroughs of Teal organizations: Self-management: driven by peer relationships.
The New How – Review
AUGUST 8, 2013
It’s a toolkit for implementing a more collaborative workplace. Co-creation of strategy, especially the How part it, is a major theme here.
The Connected Company Review
SEPTEMBER 27, 2012
I received a copy of Dave Gray’s The Connected Company from O’Reilly books and must say that Dave has done a great job. Books
A Review of SAP Jam
OCTOBER 21, 2013
Data Points to Date. From there, we’ve seen the following interactions and contributions occur: Comments – 1861. Photos added – 1196.
Book Review: The Neo-Generalist
FEBRUARY 27, 2017
I’ve had several roles in multiple organizations over my career. All of them have been rewarding. When I look back I can distinguish one particular.
2015 in Review: Workplace Learning – Trends, Disruption & Change
DECEMBER 27, 2015
Here is my review of 2015 – in both my own blog posts as well as those that I’ve included in my monthly reviews throughout the year. I’ve given each month a theme (sometimes one which extended into later months of the year!) JANUARY – BLENDED LEARNING In What does the term blended learning mean I revealed […].
Third Industrial Revolution – Review
OCTOBER 31, 2011
Tweet The future should be networked writes Jeremy Rifkin in The Third Industrial Revolution. shift buildings to become local power plants.
Dan Pontefract 2013 Year in Review Infographic
DECEMBER 11, 2013
personal year in review 2013 Dan Pontefract infographic 2013 was brilliant. Thanks for dropping by. My network is my net worth. See you in 2014.
FEBRUARY 19, 2012
Tweet Umair Haque’s Betterness: Economics for Humans is a quick read and a very cheap book at $2.69 for a Kindle version. Books Communities Wor
The Hyper-social Organization – Review
DECEMBER 4, 2011
Tweet. The main premise of The Hyper-social Organization is that social media, connectivity and always-on technology are enabling what humans do naturally; to be very social. So one of the keys to success in this new economic reality is to move from a transactional world to a long-term trust-based world. Ditch the rule books and embrace values.
Review: SharePoint Conference 2011
OCTOBER 10, 2011
I recently had the opportunity to attend and speak at SharePoint Conference 2011 in Anaheim, California along with roughly 8,000 other attendees.
Rey & Finn of Star Wars Docked 40% On Year-End Performance Review
JANUARY 16, 2016
” “What about Luke’s lightsaber, you know, the entire plot of this performance review related to Rey,” asked Maz? Right?
Organizations Don’t Tweet – Review
MARCH 1, 2012
Tweet Managers’ authority is being replaced by the need to influence, so how will they manage in the future? Books
The Nature of the Future – Review
APRIL 24, 2013
What will the future look like? Here are some glimpses. Genomera : Crowdsourcing clinical trials. BioCurious : Hackerspace for biotech. Sensemaking.
Review: The Edupunks' Guide, by Anya Kamenetz
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
AUGUST 8, 2011
Where is the distinction between different types of research, such as experimental research, say, and literature reviews? I have now had the chance to read The Edupunks' Guide and can now form some opinions based on what I've seen. And if I were forced to summarize my critique in a nutshell, it would be this. Let me explain. The “why.” (p.3)
The TED of all Leadership Management Conferences – A Review of the Drucker Forum 2013
NOVEMBER 18, 2013
She smiled and said she looked forward to reviewing the book. This review only skims the surface of speakers, discussions and ideas.
[review] Cheap Complex Devices
APRIL 3, 2011
I’ve got an ever-growing list of books that I intend to write reviews of because they’re so damn interesting. In fact, it’s because they deserve full reviews that I’m not writing any reviews. But there may or may not be a floating point error in the computer. Yeah, I’m being obscure.
Video Review of Drucker Forum 2013
NOVEMBER 18, 2013
My (video) thoughts on the 5th Annual Global Drucker Forum (2013) held in Vienna, Austria. Drucker Forum
The Problem with Literature Reviews
MAY 1, 2011
As any student knows, a literature review is the starting point for almost any article or essay. When at the level of writing a thesis or dissertation, a review of literature is critical. However, I have issues with reviews. A literature review is a context forming activity. Who cares if someone has had it before?
Where Good Ideas Come From – Review
NOVEMBER 17, 2011
This one sentence sums up the core ideas in Steven Johnson’s book, Where Good Ideas Come From: The natural history of innovation.
Enterprise Social Technology – Review
FEBRUARY 26, 2011
We had them each write the full chapter and submit their version, and we then picked the best. Books
AdaptivePath.org Year 4 Months in Review
DECEMBER 18, 2015
“What you do makes a difference, and you have to decide what kind of difference you want to make.”. Jane Goodall. The moment Brandon Schauer’s email came through announcing the formation of AdaptivePath.org, the synapses in my brain started firing. (I I dusted off my laptop and started writing an email pleading my case to lead the venture.
Reviewing "A New Culture of Learning"
FEBRUARY 7, 2011
We all have the uncomfortable feeling that the education we received is serving us less and less well. The reassuring notion that the concentrated dose of education in our younger years would serve us well for the rest of lives appears increasingly suspect. What if there was a different model? The key messages. new tools [for learning]. “
The Leader's Guide to Radical Management: BOOK REVIEW: The New.
DECEMBER 19, 2010
Posted by: Krmayank | December 28, 2010 at 07:43 PM Most excellent review, Mr. Denning. " (p. Throw your bones away here. Hats off!
Reviewing elearning examples
JANUARY 30, 2012
Seven courses were identified as ‘finalists’, and my task was the review each and assign points in several categories. I recently wrote about elearning garbage , and in case I doubted my assessment, today’s task made my dilemma quite clear. I was asked to be one of the judges for an elearning contest. This is a problem.
Seeing What Others Don’t – Review
SEPTEMBER 17, 2013
Following Gary Klein on his search to find out how insight happens is a pleasurable, even mind-blowing experience. I’d call that wirearchy.
November 2011 in review
DECEMBER 1, 2011
As we count down to the big holiday season for Christmas and New Year, here is my review of November 2011. Social learning
the hustle economy – review
APRIL 28, 2016
More of us are working in a gig economy, where creativity is valued but job stability is rare. In The Hustle Economy, 25 creative people provide advice on how to survive and succeed. They come from various walks of life, though it is definitely a US-centric perspective. I did not agree with all the writers, Read more » Books Work
OCTOBER 2, 2011
1 - How Twitter will revolutionise academic research and teaching - This… Read the rest. Social learning
Book Review: Joan Garry’s Guide to Nonprofit Leadership
FEBRUARY 23, 2017
She has packed all that into her new book, “ Joan Garry’s Guide to Nonprofit Leadership.” She know first hand). Books
October 2011 in Review
NOVEMBER 1, 2011
I’ve added over 50 links to interesting articles and resources in my Reading List in October. 1 and 2. Social learning
A literary review of the DSM-5
JULY 24, 2013
It’s not often that a review gives you a feeling of both a wholesome read and a guilty pleasure, but Hacking does both with this piece.
Book Review Pointer
OCTOBER 21, 2011
In case you didn’t see it, eLearn Mag has posted my book review of Mark Warschauer’s insightful book, Learning in the Cloud. To quote myself: This is … a well-presented, concise, and documented presentation of just what is needed to make a working classroom, and how technology helps.
Working the Past – Review
SEPTEMBER 16, 2013
Maintaining a useable past takes work. It is as much work as maintaining a useable building, though very different work, using very different tools.
[2b2k] Cory Doctorow’s review
FEBRUARY 1, 2012
Cory Doctorow has reviewed my book Too Big to Know at BoingBoing. It’s the sort of review an author dreams of, not only because it’s positive, but because it gets the book better than the author does
The Power of Habit: Quick Review
MARCH 3, 2012
The Power of Habit has been sitting on my desk for a couple months, as the publisher sent me an advance copy. What a compelling read!