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1,000+ Learning & Performance Tools

Jane Hart

Looking for some new ideas for tools to support your work? Here are the links to the pages in my Directory of Learning & Performance Tools , which lists over 1,000 tools in 4 main categories as shown below. Want to add or amend a tool’s details? What are your favourite tools for learning? CONTENT TOOLS.

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top tools 2016

Harold Jarche

Jane Hart compiles a list every year of the Top 100 Tools for learning. Here are my top tools this year, with the past five years shown below.

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The Pull of Narrative – In Search of Persistent Context

John Hagel

On the positive side, the tools required to take on this task are becoming more and more powerful and ubiquitous.    Video and audio tools and platforms supplement conventional text-based forms of communication, and put them in the hands of everyone. We now need a new generation of leaders to put these tools to good use.

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Jane Hart’s Top 100 Learning Tools

Jay Cross

It’s time once again to contribute to Jane Hart’s annual survey of tools for learning. My top tools for learning are: Experience.

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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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2015 top 10 tools for learning

Clark Quinn

Jane Hart has been widely and wisely known for her top 100 Tools for Learning (you too can register your vote ). As a public service announcement, I list my top 10 tools for learning as well: Google search: I regularly look up things I hear of and don’t know. So that’s my list, what’s yours?

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Musing on Google’s Power Searching Course and marketing

Jay Cross

Today I completed Google’s Power Searching Course. Do I know any more about search than I did ten days ago? For me, yes. Just Jay

Top 10 Tools for Learning

Clark Quinn

Jane Hart compiles, every year, a list of the top 10 tools for learning. Google: the core tool in my searching for answers for things. Mail: email is still a major tool for getting pointers, staying in touch, asking questions, etc. A different tool for the same purpose. What tools do you use? Share. Sense.

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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. 4 - Google Search.

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1st update on 10 Tools Challenge 2013

Jane Hart

2 – I have noticed that whereas some people have already chosen the 10 tools they will be taking a look at, others have still to do so.

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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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A Few Good Tools To Manage Your Online Professional Network Connections

Beth Kanter

Heidi Ketroser Massey and Nancy Schwartz asked about tools to help manage the process. Here’s a few suggestions for tools and tips.

The Co-Evolution of Humans and our Tools

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Tools have played a critical role in human evolution for a very, very long time. The transition from stone to metal tools roughly coincided with the development of agriculture around the 4th millennium BC. Machine tools occasioned a surge in producing new tools in the industrial revolution. Watson won the Jeopardy!

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

Voting closes in a few days for the Top Tools for Learning 2012. Please cast your vote.

Jane Hart

Top 100 Tools for Learning 2012 will be revealed on Monday 1 October 2012. What is a “learning tool”? Top Tools 2012

New Tools Beget Revolutions: Big Data and the 21st Century Information-based Society

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

In a brief introductory talk , Brynjolfsson pointed out that throughout history new tools beget revolutions. That’s a remarkable change.

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Tony Karrer

This is likely my last post in the Tool Set series. Yes, I personally use Google 95%+ for searching. Search. In other words, 2007.

What are News Discovery Tools? Why Use Them?

Beth Kanter

I spent some time going through the tools on Robin’s list to find the ones that were easy to use and gave me good stuff quickly.

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[internet librarian] Search tools

David Weinberger

Gary Price from Infodocket is moderating a panel on what’s new in search. The first speaker is from , which he says “is thought of as the third search engine” in the US market. ” When you search for “kate spade” you get authenticated Kate Spade fashion stuff. NOTE: Live-blogging.

Trick or Tweet? Seven Twitter Tools To Help You Measure, Learn, and Improve

Beth Kanter

It will search hashtags or keywords and dump the data in a google spreadsheet. It is a Twitter analytics tool. Crowdbooster is another Twitter analytics tool that gives you a lot of interesting charts and graphs and data. I’ve been looking for a tool like this and grateful that Avi Kaplan told me about Snapbird.

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Tool Set 2009

Tony Karrer

I thought I'd kick off this year by posting a series of posts on topics related to tools and methods for work and learning. I'm hoping to address questions such as: How do you create a personal tool set or Personal Learning Environment (PLE) for yourself? What should be in your tool set? Should twitter be part of your tool set?

Finally a great E20 tool - and people play the social card!

Martijn Linssen

why not both Home About Contact Wednesday, 26 January 2011 Finally a great E20 tool - and people play the social card! (Im Get it? Killer-app?

Can IBM Watson Workspace Save Our Productivity?

Luis Suarez

It wasn’t the first search engine coming into the market, it wasn’t the last one either, indeed, but it transformed the way we use the Web today.

ReTweet relativity

Martijn Linssen

Why customer service can't be outsourced Finally a great E20 tool - and people play the soc. Business or Pleasure? - Any of them human?

What tools should we learn?

Harold Jarche

As this image shows (click to expand), there are many web tools that can help develop critical thinking. Social Bookmarks. Blogs. More Reading.

Twitter Is Where Conversations Go To Die

Luis Suarez

I want to bring back the user experience of what made Twitter a great social networking tool par to none. . Sadly. . Not anymore. For sure!

5 Reasons Why Activity Streams Will Save You From Information Overload

Luis Suarez

IBM Innovation Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Learning Personal KM Productivity Tools Social ComputingI heart Activity Streams.

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Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Similar Site Search reads one site’s tags and proceeds to find sites like it. Tags: tools Of course, I could always do this.

Snap Bird – Experimenting with Curation of Live Tweeting at Conference Events

Luis Suarez

keep those Twitter searches on hashtags going in the medium, long run. You name it. Now, what do I mean with that exactly? Not very helpful!

Conversation Searches

Tony Karrer

What are Conversation Searches? I often present around my Information Radar tools and methods, particularly my use of an RSS Reader. During those presentations, I'll mention what are sometimes called "vanity searches." These searches look for any mention of your name, company, URLs across blogs and other sites.


2015 Top Tools for Learning

Charles Jennings

Jane Hart’s 9th Annual ‘Top Tools for Learning’ Survey closes on Friday 19th September 2015 and will be published the following Monday. My list of top tools for learning in 2015 : Google Search : ‘Professor Google’ is he is known in my house. We can barely imagine life without Google Search. LinkedIn does that job well.

Nonprofits and Instagram: The Ultimate Curated Collection of Best Practices, Examples, and Tips

Beth Kanter

Tool Box. There are lots of photo editing apps that work with Instagram, management tools, and tools to measure Instagram.

Living “A World Without Email” … in Google Plus

Luis Suarez

Even if it is thoughtfully placed in a folder, e-mail search isn’t great. G+ still needs to reach that level. And here is why. Or not. No doubt!

Why Looking After Your Personal Brand in the Social Era Still Matters

Luis Suarez

“ If the search inquiry doesn’t find you, there’s a void like you don’t exist. Actually, that’s not accurate. Of course, I do.

Visual Aids for Search

Harold Jarche

Just when you think you know what you’re doing on the Web, along comes another tool.

Google Plus and The Enterprise – What’s The Deal?

Luis Suarez

Can you imagine when G+ is tightly integrated with Google Search? Over two months on it and I am still having a blast. Yes, that’s right!

My Top 5 iOS Apps of the Week – Week #10

Luis Suarez

It also helps you search for hotels, rental cars, etc. General Interest iPad iPhone Knowledge Tools Productivity Tools Tools and Gadgets #elsuappsA photo posted by @elsua (@elsua9) on Aug 22, 2016 at 3:48am PDT. This week’s suggestions cover the following themes: Productivity, Photography, Traveling and Games. I am weird.

Twitter as Search Engine or Community Seed

Nancy White

Twitter as a search engine. But I never really conceptualized it as search. First, I searched for something for me. is right!

The Future of High-Performance Work Systems – Towards Meaningful Work

Luis Suarez

The clip comes to ponder about the future of work and how social computing tools are helping redefine the current workplace as we know it.

Productivity Tips for the Mobile (Social) Knowledge Web Worker – TweetBot, Pocket, Evernote

Luis Suarez

Like I said, I truly meant those words that this particular productivity tool has become an extension of my memory. And here I am! For real!