Trending Sources

Using SharePoint

Tony Karrer

I've been having fabulous conversations about using SharePoint. SharePoint is so flexible and the documentation for it is so big and diverse, that a big part of my goals have been to understand the different ways that training organizations are using SharePoint. These would be external consituents. Some used it to track bugs.

Hey Microsoft! Why Not Merge Outlook with SharePoint?

Dan Pontefract

Why does Microsoft continue to build SharePoint separate from Outlook and Exchange? ” People sure do love their email.

Hey Microsoft! Why Not Merge Outlook with SharePoint?

Dan Pontefract

Why does Microsoft continue to build SharePoint separate from Outlook and Exchange? ” People sure do love their email. Thanks for reading.

SharePoint 2010: The New Employee Gateway?

Dan Pontefract

Since 2001, Microsoft has sold well over 100 million licenses  of SharePoint generating more than $1 billion / year in revenue. see below).

Learning Content Management Systems (LCMS) for Managing Course Assets

Tony Karrer

They have Articulate courses, classroom courses, SharePoint sites, etc. And they currently manage all of this using what I’ve seen at a lot of companies: network drives, naming conventions, some SharePoint. But I’ve seen organizations cobble together solutions using SharePoint more than I’ve seen LCMS solutions. Sound familiar?

SharePoint Social Learning Experience

Tony Karrer

You can find more on this by going to the LearnTrends – SharePoint in Corporate Learning Recordings. HP Web 2.0 for Marketing.

Social tools or tools that are social?

Harold Jarche

“Employees that need to collaborate now have two options: a SharePoint Online site (which already number 18,000 and growing) or a Yammer group.

Tools 139

More Reflections on SharePoint and Picking Technology

Nancy White

Our IT department therefore concludes that MS Sharepoint is the basis on which to build SDC’s collaboration platform. Adrian. My folders.

Tom Vander Wall Nails My Sharepoint Experience | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

My focus is on what people DO with these tools, and very often I’ve seen people struggle with SharePoint. SharePoint is a perfect example.

Vander Wal on Sharepoint

Euen Semple

If your IT department has not yet deployed Sharepoint get them to read this post from Thomas Vanderwal which includes the following telling quote: “We went from 5 silos in our organization to hundreds in a month after deploying SharePoint”.

Challenge: SharePoint and NGOs/NonProfits -go or no go? | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Am I really missing something about the use of SharePoint and it’s related products? Hmmm… Something is a ‘cooking.

More Reflections on SharePoint and Picking Technology | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Our IT department therefore concludes that MS Sharepoint is the basis on which to build SDC’s collaboration platform. My folders. Again.

More Reflections on SharePoint and Picking Technology | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Our IT department therefore concludes that MS Sharepoint is the basis on which to build SDC’s collaboration platform. My folders. Again.

More Reflections on SharePoint and Picking Technology | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Our IT department therefore concludes that MS Sharepoint is the basis on which to build SDC’s collaboration platform. My folders. Again.

More Reflections on SharePoint and Picking Technology | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Our IT department therefore concludes that MS Sharepoint is the basis on which to build SDC’s collaboration platform. My folders. Again.

Digital Asset Management – LCMS, ECM and SharePoint

Tony Karrer

Living near Hollywood and the many different production companies and studios, I've talked to and worked on several projects that were digital asset management systems. Oh, and let's not forget that a lot of companies are Using Sharepoint for the exact purpose of organizing the efforts and assets of learning development.

The Standalone LMS is Dead

Dan Pontefract

This past week, I attended the SharePoint 2009 conference in Las Vegas. I’ll provide some feedback on that particular release in another blog posting (read Bill Simser for now) but what the conference itself got me thinking about was that, thankfully, the standalone LMS is definitely going to become redundant. Dinosaur. Soviet Union.

finding people who know

Harold Jarche

Finally, the enterprise can maintain systems of record (e.g. Sharepoint) as institutional memory. PKM SocialLearning

Technologies for collaboration and cooperation

Harold Jarche

For instance, there is a big difference between Sharepoint and Facebook, though both enable some kind of collaboration.

Ask not for whom the Reaper comes

Harold Jarche

Workplace learning means much more than courses and management systems. Several are updating resumes. That time has passed.

Socialcast and social learning

Harold Jarche

Socialcast enables streams and micro-sharing and keeps multiple work teams in touch with each other without being burdened with too many rules.

The ineffable, the inexpiable & the inexpicable

Dave Snowden

In the early days it was all about taxonomies, making tacit knowledge explicit and implementing a Lotus Notes system to create Communities of Practice.

Wikis and Learning – 60 Resources

Tony Karrer

I’m involved in several discussions around how to use Wikis as part of learning solutions. wanted to collect a few resources around this topic for use in these discussions. 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

Wiki 22

Seven Things I Learned This Year

Tony Karrer

And the system itself is growing with sites like Social Media Informer. 6. Over the past few years, I spend part of December going back through my blog to recap a bit of what some of the key things I’ve learned over the course of the year. I’ve been doing this the past few years, for example: Learned about Learning in 2009.

Why Don’t You Have an Internal YouTube Video Sharing Service?

Dan Pontefract

What would I use to build out such a system? If you utilize Jive, SharePoint, Confluence, Liferay, etc. Users spend roughly 2.9 security.

Video 64

Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

Strategy" Fails Corollary: if you have SharePoint installed, you will be using SharePoint a lot more this year. Learning apps.

Technology really bores me

Euen Semple

This is why I get really, really bored when people go on about this enterprise system or that. What is the point in buying the latest shiny thing or lumbering yourselves with Sharepoint if no one writes anything interesting? This may sound like an unlikely thing for me to say but it is true. But that is the point. don't care.

What Universities Must Learn About Social Networks

Jay Cross

Students everywhere joke about pre-historic systems. Social networks do different jobs than a Learning Management System (LMS).

Steve Wheeler - September 17, Riyadh - Notes

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

1840 - the introduction of the penny postal system in the UK, and also started the first distance education, a shorthand course. 1968 - Stanford Instructional TV network - one of the first nation-wide systems. There: the first closed circuit TV system. The internet is a truly democratic system. The Mayflower Steps. Films.

Working smarter

Jay Cross

Example: sharepoint. Xyleme enables companies to free legacy information for distribution on mobile devices and modern information systems.

Standalone LMS is Still Dead (rebutting & agreeing w/ Dave Wilkins)

Dan Pontefract

Again, what we’ve created is a seamless, federated workflow system for the employee. Market maturity and System Maturity. Period.

Selling Social Learning – Be a Jack

Tony Karrer

I was just reading a post - Top 5 tips to gain buy in for learning with social media. Instead, one of the things that I Learned about Learning in 2009 and was an important eLearning Predictions for 2010 was to “Be a Jack”. What does this mean? detailed it in Selling Learning Communities – Not Everyone Will or Wants a Group Hug. Absolutely!

Knowledge artisans choose their tools

Harold Jarche

How can you be a knowledge worker if you’re not allowed to pick your own tools? It is not passed down the assembly line.

Of sandbanks and granite cliffs

Dave Snowden

The process will also encourage us to use multiple tools rather than lock ourselves into a single enterprise system.

A Window Into The Org

Dan Pontefract

Imagine if you will, in the learning space specifically, that every time a new eLearning course was developed, that a new portal, system or application was also introduced where the employee had to log into to access the actual course. Other systems, be it SAP/Oracle/Lawson ERP, any LMS, various Knowledge Management Systems, even other Web 2.0

eLearning Conferences 2012

Tony Karrer

link] November 30-December 1, 2011 AfriHealth : Using IT to Establish Health Care Information Systems, Nairobi, Kenya. Clayton R. Private?

eLearning Conferences 2013

Tony Karrer

link] December 3-5, 2012 Australasian Conference on Information Systems , Geelong, Australia. Clayton R. " But its still a massive list.

Working Smarter eFieldbook $12

Jay Cross

We just cut the price of the eBook to $12. eBook , $12. Paper, $24. By Charles Jennings, Harold Jarche, ?Clark Clark Quinn, Jane Hart & Jay Cross.

eBook 39

Tool Set 2009

Tony Karrer

But I'm worried, because while I just got through writing about my concern in Using SharePoint that learning organizations seemed to be making the same mistake of Not Preparing Workers for Web 2.0. Setting up a SharePoint for a community or work team is very different from teaching them about Personal Learning. So, here goes.

2009 Top Posts and Topics

Tony Karrer

Twitter as Personal Learning and Work Tool Tool Set 2009 Knowledge Work Types LinkedIn Guide for Knowledge Workers SharePoint Using SharePoint SharePoint Examples SharePoint Fear and Loathing by Learning Professionals 12 eLearning Predictions for 2009 Long Tail Long Tail Blogging is Dying? eLearning Technology.