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Two types of knowledge

Jay Cross

Explicit Knowledge. #1 1 is explicit knowledge. By definition, explicit knowledge can be captured in words. It’s the facts. Answers on Jeopardy.

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Exploring Business Types and Business Models

John Hagel

But I’ve also written a lot about business types/roles, including a popular Harvard Business Review article almost 20 years ago. Many of you have approached me to ask, so what’s the difference between a business model and a business type? And, if there is a difference, what business models should each business type adopt?

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Three types of KM

Harold Jarche

In an organizational knowledge sharing framework , I put together several ideas to show how knowledge could be shared and codified.

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Three Types of Workplace Mindsets

Dan Pontefract

Job Mindset: Employed to perform transactional duties in return for compensation and nothing else. Many thanks in advance.

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Types and Tokens

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

To count types, you add +1 to the count each time the candidate utters a new word. A type is, well, a type of thing. Right?)

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No more Type I/II error confusion

Mind Hacks

Despite being fundamentally important concepts, they are terribly named. Who can ever remember which way around the two errors go?

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(3) Three Types of Learning Flow

Jane Hart

In this post I want to take a look at [.]. Social learning

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Types and proportions of learning activities?

Clark Quinn

So let me be clear, I strongly suggest that the types of learning that are needed are not info dump and knowledge test, by and large. Two types, in a simple framework. I’ve been on quite the roll of late, calling out some bad practices and calling for learning science. And it occurs to me that there could be some pushback.

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Which Type of Stonemason Are You?

Dan Pontefract

” And it begs the questions, which type of stonemason are you? We’ll call them Mario, Paladino and Antonio.

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Types of thinking

Clark Quinn

Harold Jarche reviews Marina Gorbis’ new book The Nature of the Future, finding value in it. I was intrigued by one comment which I thought was relevant to organizations. It has to do with the nature of thinking. Social and emotional intelligence. Novel and adaptive thinking. Moral and ethical reasoning. They’re going to be bad at it!

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no male and female brain types

Mind Hacks

It makes sense to talk about there being different male and female types of genitals. Although there may not be categorical types, a follow up analysis showed that it is possible to classify the brains used in the Joel paper as belonging to a man or a women at somewhere between 69%-77% accuracy. Paper: Joel, D., Berman, Z., Tavor, I.,

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“FLOPS are not Intelligence” The Type Error of the Singularity

Andy McAfee

There’s a type error there, which is conflating FLOPS with intelligence. There’s something missing there.

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The search for the terrorist ‘type’

Mind Hacks

BBC World Service has an excellent radio documentary on the history and practice of terrorist profiling. Crucially, it looks at how the practice developed over time and how it’s been affected by the ‘war on terror’ For decades researchers, academics and psychologists have wanted to know what kind of person becomes a terrorist.

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no male and female brain types

Mind Hacks

It makes sense to talk about there being different male and female types of genitals. Although there may not be categorical types, a follow up analysis showed that it is possible to classify the brains used in the Joel paper as belonging to a man or a women at somewhere between 69%-77% accuracy. Paper: Joel, D., Berman, Z., Tavor, I.,

Unlocking Civilisation Type 1 Through An Open Mind

Luis Suarez

‘ Are we then ready to evolve into Civilisation Type 1 yet? But in its due time, I suppose. etc.), Hold on, don’t answer that just yet.

Aggregation Types

Tony Karrer

Aggregation Types As I'm thinking about this, there's likely a few different forms of aggregation implied by looking at systems like Social Media Today , OLDaily , Communities and Networks Connection , Techmeme , Sphinn and Digg. Traders must have their Bloomberg or Thomson Reuters terminal. It's free. But it's like the old adage. Automated?

My type of wonkery

David Weinberger

Waiver: yes, I’m putting this prejudicially. I have a dog in this race … a big, friendly labradoodle called “our open Internet.&# ). Anyway, Harold is an enjoyable writer, and makes the legal details as comprehensible as they’re ever likely to get for non-lawyers like me

Types of Meaning

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

I don't want to spend a whole lot of time on this, but I do want to take enough time to be clear that there are, unambiguously, numerous types of meaning. Herewith, a bit of an account of some of the many different types of meaning: Literal meaning - the sentence means what it says. Why is this important? Also called 'taxis'. 10-27.

Knowledge Work Types

Tony Karrer

Thomas Davenport classifies Knowledge Work Types in Thinking for a Living: How to Get Better Performances And Results from Knowledge Workers using a variety of classifications. Within that he then defined the following types of knowledge workers: Transaction Worker - Routine, individual, ex. One was based on the complexity of the work.

Typekit Takes Great Type to the Masses

Adaptive Path

Not only because we believe that type is crucial to design, brand and the communication of our work, but because it could not have happened to better people. You can only go so far expressing yourself with Times New Roman and Helvetica. But those lame old web constraints are disappearing, thanks to Typekit , and now (surprise!),

Types of Blog Discussions

Tony Karrer

I've been involved with several different groups of people who are having different kinds of discussions that happen among bloggers. The most common models of blog discussions seem to have turned into a few patterns: Organic Blog Discussions - someone posts something interesting, lots of bloggers post on the topic, distributed discussion ensues.

Touch Typing - Cursive Writing - Why?

Tony Karrer

I'm not sure if it's only our school district, but 4th graders (9 year olds) spend considerable time learning cursive writing and are not taught touch typing. This is especially troubling because students certainly are expected to write their assignments on a computer. I personally only use cursive when I write my signature.

Net uncovers new type of cloud

David Weinberger

There are reports of a new type of cloud , one that is not currently in the official International Cloud Atlas. For example, the University of Illinois’ “ cloud types &# page lists four broad categories, and a list of miscellaneous clouds, each of which is categorized under one of the four basic types, evoking a “Huh?&#

Types of Knowledge and Connective Knowledge

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Historically, we have had two types of knowledge: First, 'qualitative' knowledge. These two types of knowledge account for most of what we know about things that there are out there in the world. There are different types of meaning, said some. And there are different types of knowing. What can we know about an object?

Top down implementation of social learning doesn’t work! (New article in the MWL Magazine)

Jane Hart

However, “social learning” is a very different type of learning from traditional training, because it is natural phenomenon (that takes place when people share and collaborate with one another) … Social learning

June Round-up of Learning Industry News

Xyleme

Post Type: Blog post. Edgenuity recently completed 13 Online and Blended Learning Summits involving over 700 school and district leaders.

Why you need to take a Google Analytics approach to measuring learning

Xyleme

Post Type: Blog post. Did you know that, according to Bersin, less than half of the L&D organizations they survey feel they are perceived by their stakeholder leadership as a strategic business partner? read more. Learning & Development

Learning Trends 2014

Xyleme

Post Type: Blog post. Having recently returned from Learning Technologies in London, I have a few new reflections about what''s "trending" in the L&D world. read more. Events

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The Baseline Journey

Adaptive Path

Attempting to manage different journeys for different customer types can be, well, a labor of lunacy. Let’s start with why they even care.

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State of the LCMS with Mark Hellinger

Xyleme

Post Type: Blog post. It seems to me that this is a good time to comment on the state of the Learning Content Management Systems (LCMS) market given the many changes in 2012. read more. Industry News

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When It Comes To Performance Support, The Cloud Changes Everything

Xyleme

Post Type: Blog post. read more. Cloud

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Content is King: The Top 5 Killer Reasons You Need to Attend the Bersin - Caterpillar Webinar

Xyleme

Post Type: Blog post. Content strategy. It’s not the buzz phrase du jour in L&D, but it should be! read more. Events

networked knowledge triad

Harold Jarche

It also reflects the types of networks we need to engage with in order to create value: Connectivity, Alignment, Productivity.

June Round-up of Learning Industry News

Xyleme

Post Type: Blog post. Edgenuity recently completed 13 Online and Blended Learning Summits involving over 700 school and district leaders.

perpetual beta working model

Harold Jarche

The triple operating system describes how organizations can connect three types of networks. All of these. Read more » ConnectedEnterpris

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Bersin and Caterpillar Webinar on High Impact Learning Organizations Now Available On-Demand!

Xyleme

Post Type: Blog post. Is your organization high impact? read more. Events

Typographers: the Original UX Designers

Adaptive Path

This made the type nerd in me happy and hopeful about the respect paid to typography on UX design. Distorting type is never a good idea.

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An organizational knowledge-sharing framework

Harold Jarche

We can expand these three categories with Ewen La Borgne’s observation on the types of artifacts left by work projects.

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State of the LCMS with Mark Hellinger

Xyleme

Post Type: Blog post. It seems to me that this is a good time to comment on the state of the Learning Content Management Systems (LCMS) market given the many changes in 2012. read more. Industry News

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Setting up an online community? Here’s my advice

Jane Hart

I’ve been running online communities (of different types) for many years now, and it’s important to point out that it requires a different set of skills to set one up and support one than to [.]. Communities of Practice have become a bit of buzzword in corporate training recently; everyone seems to be setting them up.