complexity and social learning
APRIL 11, 2016
As we transition from a market to a network economy, complexity will increase due to our hyper-connectedness.
Social Learning Handbook 2014
DECEMBER 10, 2013
It’s now 3 years since I published the Social Learning Handbook – and a lot has changed, so I am now working on a new version.
social learning for complex work
MARCH 20, 2016
vital meta-learning skill: how to find the answer you need, online or off.” “Carnegie Mellon’s Robert E. 1997: 15-20%.
moving to social learning
MARCH 31, 2015
This is social learning. Back then, there were few options to cooperate and share knowledge and learning online.
The difference between social learning and social collaboration
MARCH 18, 2015
deliberately chose not to label it social learning. So Social learning, is of course, not a […]. Social learning
Why your Enterprise Social Network is your most valuable social learning platform
FEBRUARY 14, 2016
This is the article I wrote for the January edition of Inside Learning Technologies magazine. Social learning
10 ways to use an Enterprise Social Network for Social Learning
FEBRUARY 3, 2016
Today, I’m at the Learning Technologies 2016 conference and I’m going to be talking about how to use an ESN (Enterprise Social Network) for Social Learning Many organisations now have an ESN – and although they might not be using it as effectively as they could, you don’t actually need another social learning system but […].
Supporting Social Learning in the Organisation
FEBRUARY 26, 2015
Here are some of my tweets and links I shared, in answer to the question, what is the role of L&D in social learning?
Social learning is not something you make other people do
JULY 10, 2014
The difference between social learning and social collaboration
APRIL 25, 2016
In my framework of Modern Workplace Learning (see diagram on right) I use the term s ocial collaboration to label an important new element of work of the modern-day L&D department. I deliberately chose not to label it s ocial learning. So what is the difference – or rather connection – between these two terms?
The Social Learning Revolution
FEBRUARY 8, 2012
How we are using social media in the workplace and how the Training Department is responding. Social learning
Social learning for business
JANUARY 20, 2011
Here’s an elevator pitch , in 10 parts, for social learning , which is what really makes social business work.
Guided Social Learning (Online Workshop)
MARCH 3, 2015
More information at Modern Workplace Learning This 5-week online workshop looks at how to scaffold a framework for social learning to take place – either in the classroom or online. Social learning
Professional Development in Social Learning: 3 different skill areas
MAY 15, 2013
I’m constantly asked by Learning & Development professionals where they can learn more about social learning.
A special social learning experience in India
OCTOBER 7, 2014
The Social Learning Community
MARCH 8, 2011
Yesterday I launched the Social Learning Community – a new Community of Practice intended for those interested in the use of social media to work and learn smarter. Social learning
L&D doesn’t own social learning … we all do
APRIL 15, 2015
The emergence of so-called Social Learning Platforms and Social LMS suggests that social learning is purely an educational or training trend. For sure, social tools can support and enhance learning, but they are not just for supporting and enhancing organized, formal learning environments.
Social learning: the changing face of workplace learning
JUNE 17, 2013
Last week I was in New York City where I gave the keynote at the International Conference on E-Learning in the Workplace. Social learning
The case for Guided Social Learning Experience Design
JULY 29, 2014
As classroom training is gradually being replaced by e-learning I have watched as many people have become exasperated with this new experience – something which Nick Shackleton Jones clearly illustrated in a recent post. And yet at the same time, I also see how many are enjoying a very different learning experience on the Social Web.
Social Learning: what actually is it?
FEBRUARY 1, 2012
If you haven’t yet come across The New Social Learning book (by Marcia Conner and Tony Bingham), this is a must-read.
Social learning is for human work
JUNE 23, 2013
The learning imperative for the new workplace is not to know more stuff, because software can do that for us, but to become more human.
20% discount on Social Learning Handbook in August
AUGUST 2, 2015
As I put the finishing touches to my new book, Modern Workplace Learning, that will be released on 1 October, I am offering a special 20% discount on my Social Learning Handbook 2014 during August. Social learningThe price is now £12.
Key social learning resources: Part 6 #sociallearning
OCTOBER 10, 2011
Social Media is not Social Learning
FEBRUARY 22, 2012
Social media is not social learning. So why is social media not social learning? Reprinted with permission.
Supporting social learning in the workplace (online workshop)
FEBRUARY 21, 2016
But a new definition of social learning has emerged in recent years; one that implies the use of social technology for learning.
Social Learning Practitioner Programme
JANUARY 5, 2015
Next public online programme runs 12 January – 20 March 2015 (10 weeks) A Social Learning Practitioner is a learning professional who encourages, enables and supports knowledge sharing and collaboration across their organisation – not just in training. Social learning
Using an ESN for social learning (upcoming social online workshop)
OCTOBER 4, 2015
Next public online workshop runs: 12 OCTOBER – 6 NOVEMBER 2015 Many organisations have now adopted an Enterprise Social Network (ESN) like Yammer, Jive, Socialcast of Chatter to underpin collaborative working in the organisation. Social learning
5 principles for a successful formal online social learning experience – and it’s not about the tools
MAY 11, 2013
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10 things to remember about social learning (and the use of social media for learning)
MARCH 23, 2012
Yesterday I listened into the #lscon Twitter stream for Learning Solutions conference in Orlando, Florida. Social learning
Guided Social Learning Experience Design (Online Workshop)
AUGUST 12, 2014
When it comes to formal social learning, there is a need for a quite different design approach. Social learning
Key social learning resources: Part 8 #sociallearning
OCTOBER 24, 2011
Social media is about people, not technology. Social learningWhy is this important? “… their attitude matters, a lot.
Social Learning, Complexity and the Enterprise
APRIL 20, 2011
Tweet The social learning revolution has only just begun. Social learning. Learning really spreads through social networks.
The Social Learning Revolution & What it means for Higher Education
NOVEMBER 25, 2013
Social learning Here are the slides I used for my closing keynote at the WCET Annual Meeting in Denver, Colorado last week. I’ve added a few pieces of text to make the slideset a bit more understandable.
Social Learning: An explanation using Twitter
FEBRUARY 12, 2014
In preparation for a short, Twitter event (#t4sl) I am involved in this afternoon, I’ve updated my (2010) presentation: Social Learning: An explanation using Twitter. View the story "Twitter for Social Learning" on Storify]. Social learning Here’s a Storify of our live chat.
Key social learning resources: Part 7 #sociallearning
OCTOBER 17, 2011
Do you really need separate social learning tools or platforms in the workplace? Part 1
OCTOBER 22, 2011
We are hearing a lot about new social learning tools and platforms that are becoming available – but do you really need them in the workplace?
Notes on social learning in business
APRIL 1, 2013
We just finished a month-long workshop at the Social Learning Centre which involved over 50 participants from many countries.
Introducing the Social Learning Centre
JANUARY 23, 2012
I’d like to introduce you to my latest venture, which I’ve been working on over the last few weeks with a number of early users: the Social Learning Centre. Social learningBecome … Read the rest.
From Social Learning to Workforce Collaboration
FEBRUARY 23, 2012
Eagle-eyed readers will have noticed that I’ve changed this blog’s title from “Learning in the Social Workplace” to “Workforce Collaboration” Why? Well, to try and avoid the “learning” word or at least the term “social learning”! Let me explain.
Beyond the Course: The Learning Flow – a new framework for the social learning era
FEBRUARY 19, 2014
Learning is a process not an event. Learning is a destination not a journey. We’ve heard all this for years, and yet the facts remain the same – the way that we help people learn revolves around events in the form of (a defined package of content) aka courses, where the focus still is firmly [.]. Social learning