January, 2017

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Learning in the Modern Workplace is much MORE than courses and resources

Jane Hart

Individuals learn in many ways for and at work; training or e-learning is only part of the picture as I show in the diagram below. This includes.

The Big Shift in Platform Business Models

John Hagel

Everywhere you look today, platform businesses are in the news. Most of the stories focus on what platforms do. Some highlight the value they provide in terms of ease and convenience in connecting with needed resources. Relatively few look beneath the surface to try to understand the business models that drive platform businesses. doubt it. Payment.

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The Beginning of a New Work Adventure – Joining panagenda!

Luis Suarez

That is, probably, why, over the course of the last couple of months, a growing urge to find a new work adventure has taken over yours truly. Till now.

innovation in perpetual beta

Harold Jarche

We  seek, sense, and share knowledge in different social circumstances, sometimes with strangers and other times with close and trusted colleagues.

Boundary conditions

Dave Snowden

That includes the co-authors of Essential Kanban Condensed , namely David Anderson and Andy Carmichael. Now I’m not trying to over complicate Cynefin.

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AI, Automation and the US Economy

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Harder still is predicting AI’s longer term economic and societal impact. That’s roughly where we are with AI today. Supervision. economy.

the learning loop

Harold Jarche

John Boyd’s OODA loop (Observe, Orient, Decide, Act) was developed as a framework to help pilots make better decisions in battle.

Mobile Lesson

Clark Quinn

And I’ve been speaking on both of late, but in some ways the persistent interest in mobile intrigues me. What does this mean? Are you mobilizing?

Options in uncertainty

Dave Snowden

This is the first time I have put together different capabilities within Cognitive Edge so bear with me here. More on all of that in future posts.

Empowering Employee-Led Learning (Online Workshop)

Jane Hart

Public Workshop runs 30 January – 24 February 2017. includes free place on Intro to MWL workshop. 16 – 27 January 2017]. AGENDA.

Business Practice Redesign

John Hagel

In the world of scalable efficiency, processes rule. And, it’s not just companies – all of our institutions have caught the process religion, whether it’s schools, governments or even NGO’s. Maybe they’re actually becoming a barrier to performance improvement rather than a prerequisite for performance improvement. Where do workers spend their time?

The Internet, Blockchain, and the Evolution of Foundational Innovations

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Their article starts off with one of the best descriptions I’ve seen of the long-term promise of blockchain. They guide managerial and social action. 

bike friday

Harold Jarche

Every fortnight I curate some of the observations and insights that were shared on social media. Not today kids! Wooo-eeee! Walking to Carlsberg.

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A Cognitive Audit?

Clark Quinn

In the recent Chief Learning Officer magazine, I wrote an article on the basics of the cognitive science of learning. But there’s more.

The written word

Euen Semple

For all its faults, and its inclination to distract us with images and memes, Facebook allows us to share words on a scale and at a speed as never before. This joined up writing has a power we are only now playing with. The power of connection and shared meaning. My knowledge of you comes through the words you choose and the order you place them in.

Learning in the Modern Workplace is much MORE than courses and resources

Jane Hart

Individuals learn in many ways for and at work; training or e-learning is only part of the picture as I show in the diagram below. This includes.

Heading towards high performance

Charles Jennings

This article was initially published on the Totara website on 4th January 2017. However, we can’t even begin to think like that in today’s world.

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Securing the Foundations of our Digital Economy

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

At the same time, Internet threats have been growing.  Large-scale fraud, data breaches, and identity thefts are becoming more common.

mediated relatedness

Harold Jarche

I gave a presentation on ‘Understanding Media for Learner Engagement’ to the UNL Extension network yesterday. It is political.

Rahaf Harfoush #ATDTK Keynote Mindmap

Clark Quinn

Rahaf Haroush opened the second day of the 2017 ATD TechKnowledge conference. She made clear some important points about the potential for technology.

Thanks to Those Feminists Who Are Not Anti-Male

Nine Shift

To be honest, I expected to find many signs and anti-male feminists at the 100,000 person march in St.

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New #MWL Workshop series for 2017

Jane Hart

To complement and support my new book, Learning in the Modern Workplace 2017 I am offering a new series of public online workshops for 2017. These workshop will help you consider not only how to modernise training and e-learning, but how to broaden your work to support manager-led learning as well as empower employee-led learning. WORKSHOP DETAILS.

Pathways with purpose?

Dave Snowden

I’ve done the ascent and descent of the path to Llyn Bochlywd at the base of Tryfan in North Wales many times over the years. Credit for the picture.

AI and Public Policy

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Throughout history, humans have both shaped and adapted to new technologies. These warning should be taken very seriously. Hype vs reality.

tribal values are not democratic

Harold Jarche

“— From a TIMN perspective, the reasons for ‘American exceptionalism’ lie mainly in our approach to the T form.

Errors and misconceptions

Clark Quinn

When I was a grad student, my advisor looked a lot at error. Mistakes are when your intentions are wrong. Make practice meaningful. design

An Historic Day in American History

Nine Shift

The best line came from our son, visiting friends and marching in New Orleans, "Only two days in office, and Trump made America great again." .

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New article in the MWL Magazine: An employee’s Personal Learning Space lies at the heart of MWL– not a LMS

Jane Hart

In fact trying to do so is neither practicable nor feasible. Social learning

Of places & presence

Dave Snowden

My picture today was taken two days earlier on a solitary walk around the Vale of Ewyas in the Black Mountains of South Wales. The walk in question.

Trump's conspirators

David Weinberger

For too long, a small group in our nation’s capital has reaped the rewards of government while the people have bore the cost. Washington flourished, but the people did not share in its wealth. Politicians prospered but the jobs left and the factories closed. So said Pres. It’s not clear who he means. That’s worrisome.

democracy anew

Harold Jarche

Every fortnight I curate some of the observations and insights that were shared on social media. call these Friday’s Finds. ” —John Dewey (1916).

Mick Ebeling ATD TechKnowledge Keynote Mindmap

Clark Quinn

Mick Ebeling, of Not Impossible Labs, opened the TechKnowledge conference with an inspiring keynote. meta-learning social strategy

The March Brought our Family Together

Nine Shift

The march brought our family together. Got to march with cousins, niece, sister-in-law

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Empowering Employee-Led Learning (Online Workshop)

Jane Hart

Public Workshop runs 30 January – 24 February 2017. includes free place on Intro to MWL workshop. 16 – 27 January 2017]. AGENDA.