2016

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5 steps towards Modern Workplace Learning

Jane Hart

Following my two previous posts on change in 2016, Rethinking Workplace Learning and Rethinking CPD, I have been asked? Social learning

learn like a gamer

Harold Jarche

Learning is the new literacy. Personal computers are just one example. We buy new ones every few years. Operating systems change. How do gamers learn?

PKM 148

Is the online advertising bubble finally starting to pop?

Doc Searls

I started calling online advertising a bubble in 2008. And it ain’t happened yet. 90% of Google’s revenues come from advertising.

Data 141

The Long Term Impact of AI on Jobs - Some Lessons from History

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

The concerns surrounding AI’s long term impact may well be in a class by themselves.  What impact will AI have on jobs? How should we respond? 

Skills 130

The Big Shift in Business Models

John Hagel

In the Big Shift , we are all experiencing mounting performance pressure. So, what is a business model? It’s ultimately all about money. Payment.

Data 132

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Rey & Finn of Star Wars Docked 40% On Year-End Performance Review

Dan Pontefract

” It was time for the Rebellion’s annual calibration exercise. What joy! Indeed the force awakens in a perennial fashion everywhere. Right?

Review 106

The Untold Costs of Social Networking

Luis Suarez

We, human beings, have got an inner urge to wanting to belong to a group, a tribe, a team, a community, a network, you name it. It’s in our genes.

Cost 96

From Courses to Campaigns : using the 70:20:10 approach

Charles Jennings

There are many reasons why this objective makes good sense. Secondly, we also know that context is vital for effective learning.

Course 100

2016: Rethinking Continuous Professional Development (CPD)

Jane Hart

The other day I was asked in an interview why many in L&D did not participate in much CPD, and how that could be changed. Social learning

Change 131

social media: an unrealized opportunity

Harold Jarche

“The difference between a community and a network is that you belong to a community, but a network belongs to you. You feel in control.

PKM 141

Rethinking John Wanamaker

Doc Searls

He didn’t say it, but let’s look at why it’s wrong anyway. This is an improved edit of a post I made to a list I’m on. 401.).

Search 117

Corporate Survival: Lessons from Biology

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

While beyond the scope of their study, the authors speculated that biological ecosystems are likely to shed valuable insights into their findings.

What's the Future of Jobs?

John Hagel

What better time to reflect on the future of work and jobs than Labor Day? I’ve written about this extensively with my latest foray on a recent blog post. Is STEM our future? Today, I want to be a contrarian. Let me challenge this on several levels. Robots are already designing and building their compatriots. Alternatives to STEM. Work versus jobs.

So What is a UX Manager Now?

Adaptive Path

Four years ago I strove to answer ‘ Just What is a UX Manager? ’ But times have changed and so has the role. What’s got customers most aggravated?

Things a leader can do

Dave Snowden

Just over a week ago I posted at the end of day one of the Helsinki think tank on Leadership. PublicServiceWales. What can we do to help. Reflections

Being Human in a Digital Age

George Siemens

I’m exploring what it means to be human in a digital age and what role universities play in developing learners for this experience. Against the backdrop of everything is changing , we aren’t paying enough attention to what we are becoming. The Becoming is the central role of education in a machine learning, artificial intelligence era.

If There Is No Trust Or Joy At Work There Is A Low Chance For Purpose

Dan Pontefract

The day after delivering a keynote presentation, I received an email from Candice who kindly agreed to share her story. applaud you. Yes, an emoticon. Hang

Vanity Killed the Social Media Star

Luis Suarez

And I guess, after all of this time, I am now ready to put together this article to explain why not and what I am doing instead. Yikes! times? You see?

Tools 79

The 2016 Look at the Future of Online Learning

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

When I wrote The Future of Online Learning in 1998, I took into account three major sets of factors. The first was the obvious basis in technology. Internet and digital systems were advancing rapidly, in ways that could be known. The second was human nature. It's a beautiful thing. there is no longer any 'student population'. The evidence disagrees.

100 Twitter accounts for Philomaths (Lovers of Learning)

Jane Hart

Wikipedia). Suggestions welcome for additions to the list. Please leave in the comments below. BBC iWonder :  @BBCiWonder  Stories to make you think.

deliberate practice

Harold Jarche

The key to developing expertise is deliberate practice. Practice & Development of Expertise: Part 1 – Part 2 – Part 3.

The Giant Zero

Doc Searls

The world of distance. Fort Lee is the New Jersey town where my father grew up. At the other end is Manhattan. Even today. Here, look it up.) sphere.

Cost 112

The Rise of the Platform Economy

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

The effect is much greater potential for innovation and growth than a single product-oriented firm can generate alone.”. trillion.

Survey 121

The Demise of Advertising Business Models

John Hagel

In a blog post earlier this year, I explored the emergence and evolution of new business models enabled by digital technology infrastructures. At the very end of that blog post, as a teaser, I mentioned in passing that advertising business models are unlikely to be sustainable as the Big Shift unfolds. between Q2 2014 and Q2 2015. What do I mean?

ROI 82

Designing outside your comfort zone

Adaptive Path

“Trust the process!”. They certainly helped me! People with whom he has nothing in common. Let me tell you, I was asking myself the exact same things.

Design 117

Shooting the Sacred Cows of OD

Dave Snowden

Yesterday I referenced a tweet from the Welsh Academy session at which I was a keynote Thursday. frantic couple of days really. Vectors not outcome.

The Future of Learning: Digital, Distributed, Data-Driven

George Siemens

Yesterday as I was traveling (with free wifi from the good folks at Norwegian Air, I might add), I caught this tweet from Jim Groom: @dkernohan @cogdog @mweller A worthwhile think piece for sure, almost up there with "China is My Analytics Co-Pilot" — Jim Groom (@jimgroom) May 11, 2016. Cause I’m a baby like that.

Data 78

Defining A Leader’s Duty Of Care

Dan Pontefract

To have purpose in one’s work is to achieve what we might coin “workplace actualization”. Should time at the first two levels be expunged? It is.

70-20-10: Origin, Research, Purpose

Charles Jennings

This is a re-post of an article by Cal Wick of Fort Hill. The original is on the 70-20 Blog site. There are a few observations from me at the bottom.

Enterprises confront the reality of 'multilayered' collaboration

Dion Hinchcliffe

The arrival of wave after wave of new communications and collaboration tools has overwhelmed many IT organizations. Far from blocking them, smart organizations are finding ways to bring order to the chaos

Supporting all the ways people learn at work

Jane Hart

In my previous post I showed how people learn at work in a multitude of ways. Enabling flexible (and social) internal content.  Social learning

the neo-generalist

Harold Jarche

A neo-generalist is somewhere between a polymath and a hyperspecialist. If you just read all the books they mention, you would be much the wiser.

Sample 124

The Internet deserves its proper noun

Doc Searls

The NYTimes   says the Mandarins of language are demoting the Internet to a common noun. It is to be just “internet” from now on. Reasons

Automation Technologies and the Future of Work

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Most jobs involve a number of different tasks or activities. million full time employees and an automation potential of 38%.