The Top 200 Tools for Learning 2016 is announced

Jane Hart

This year to mark the 10th anniversary I have compiled the TOP 200 TOOLS FOR LEARNING 2016. It was in 2007 that I compiled the first Top 100 Tools for Learning from the votes of learning professionals worldwide and have done so every year since then.

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2016: Rethinking workplace learning

Jane Hart

Workplace training is often euphemistically referred to as workplace learning, so there has been an assumption for a long time now that they are one and the same thing. But whilst workplace training is about telling people what they need to learn, how they need to learn it, when they need to learn it, and making sure they […]. Social learning

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What will be the Top Tools for Learning in 2016?

Jane Hart

This year, to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the list, I will be producing a massive Top 200 Tools for Learning 2016. Top Tools for Education 2016 (tools for K-12, University, College & Adult Ed). Top Tools for Workplace Learning 2016 (tools for Training, Performance Support & Social Collaboration). Top Tools for Personal Learning & Productivity 2016 (tools selected for personal or professional use). Voting closes Friday 30 September 2016.

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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.

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Jane’s Top 10 Tools for Learning 2016

Jane Hart

On Friday 23rd September, voting closes in the 10th Annual Survey of Learning Tool – so it’s not too late to vote! You can find out how to do so HERE – essentially it involves sharing your own Top 10 Tools for Learning – anonymously or publicly.

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Voting for Top Tools for Learning 2016 closing soon

Jane Hart

Voting for the 2016 Top Tools for Learning – the 10th Annual Survey – closes. The Top 200 Tools for Learning 2016 will be released on. mid-day on Friday 23 September. that’s in just over two weeks time! Click HERE to find out how to cast your vote.

Purpose: The Word of 2016

Dan Pontefract

On May 10, 2016, I am set to release my second book, “ The Purpose Effect: Building Meaning in Yourself, Your Role and Your Organization ” and rather tellingly, my word of the year for 2016 is purpose. This is why “ purpose ” is my word for 2016.

My pick of the best of May 2016

Jane Hart

Here are my 5 favourite posts and articles from May 2016 taken from those I have shared on Twitter last month. 1 – Infographic: If Learning was water Infographic (right) made by Arun Pradhan, Learnovators, 4 May 2016 – Very clever!

The best of March 2016 – in pictures

Jane Hart

Here are 6 of my favourite blog posts/articles from March 2016 – summarised in an image. 3 – Content dumping: how to poison your learning strategy – Nick Shackleton Jones, LinkedIn, 15 March 2016.

Jay Cross Memorial Award 2016

Harold Jarche

The Internet Time Alliance Jay Cross Memorial Award for 2016 is presented to Helen Blunden. Reposted from the Internet Time Alliance website.

top tools 2016

Harold Jarche

Voting closes on 23 September 2016. Jane Hart compiles a list every year of the Top 100 Tools for learning. This is the 10th year! Well done, Jane. Here are my top tools this year, with the past five years shown below.

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My pick of the best posts of June 2016

Jane Hart

Here are my favourite 10 posts from June 2016 taken from those I have shared on Twitter last month. Finally, here is a recap of my own posts in June 2016. Designing Learning Campaigns and Learning Challenges 19 June 2016. The ultimate LinkedIn cheat sheet 14 June 2016.

Top 10 Tools for Learning 2016

Luis Suarez

The voting for this year is well under way and folks can cast their vote(s) till Friday 23rd, September 2016. Top 10 Tools for Learning 2016. IBM Connections becomes then my number #1 Learning tool for 2016. That’s why Haiku Deck is my number #9 top tool for learning in 2016. .

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best finds of 2016

Harold Jarche

Here are what I consider the best of Friday’s Finds for 2016. Every second Friday I review what I’ve noted on social media and post a wrap-up of what caught my eye. I do this as a reflective thinking process and to put what I’ve learned on a platform I control: this blog.

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2016 L&D Challenge

Jane Hart

CHALLENGE RUNS 1 FEBRUARY – 13 MAY 2016 Workplace Learning is changing! It is largely being shaped by the way we learn and interact on the Web. But it’s not just about understanding the new technologies that are available, it’s as much about recognizing that we need to think differently about how we enable and support learning […]. Social learning

The enterprise technologies to watch in 2016

Dion Hinchcliffe

While enterprise technology has always been somewhat a breed apart from consumer tech, this year we see that consumer tech will definitively set the agenda for businesses like never before in this year's list of tech to watch

What's top of mind for the CIO in 2016

Dion Hinchcliffe

As technology rapidly changes and the push for digital transformation reaches an all-time high, CIOs are increasingly focusing on bringing their entire organizations into the digital future, all while preventing even the smallest hiccup in operations. It's a tall order

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. Here I refer not only to the inherent conservatism in society, but also in the infallible human inclination to use new things in new and unexpected ways.

The leading enterprise intranet, portal, and collaboration platforms for 2016

Dion Hinchcliffe

While there is a relatively small short list of platforms suitable for large enterprise needs, two recent entrants, and some maturing contenders, are shaking things up in 2016

2016 Top Tools for Learning

Charles Jennings

The Centre for Learning & Performance Technologies’ 10th Anniversary ‘Top Tools for Learning’ Survey closes midday UK time on Friday 23 September 2016. Last year’s ‘Top 10 Tools Survey results are here I’ve listed my 2016 votes (in the ‘Personal & Professional Learning category) below.

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The 2016 MIT Inclusive Innovation Awards

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

The four grand prize winners were selected from among the 24 finalists and announced at the 2016 IIC Awards Ceremony several weeks ago. Several months ago, MIT’s Initiative on the Digital Economy launched its first annual Inclusive Innovation Competition (IIC).

Digital priorities for the CIO in 2016

Dion Hinchcliffe

In an era of fast change, disruptive tech, and too many priorities, what will the CIO really need to focus on this year to deliver combined technical and business leadership that will guide their organizations into the future

2016 L&D Challenge

Jane Hart

CHALLENGE RUNS 1 FEBRUARY – 13 MAY 2016 Workplace Learning is changing! It is largely being shaped by the way we learn and interact on the Web. But it’s not just about understanding the new technologies that are available, it’s as much about recognizing that we need to think differently about how we enable and support learning […]. Social learning

Reminder: 2016 L&D Challenge starts Monday 1 February

Jane Hart

What is the 2016 L&D Challenge? It is a series of activities (over 15 weeks) to extend your own personal learning skills to prepare you for your professional practice of supporting learning in the modern workplace. Part A is designed for you to experience a range of different learning approaches, so that in Part B you […]. Social learning

pkm 2016

Harold Jarche

“Any man who reads too much and uses his brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking.” ” —Albert Einstein. Personal knowledge mastery is the ability to make sense of our digital and physical surround.

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Top 10 Tools for Learning 2016

Clark Quinn

It’s that time again: Jane Hart is running her 2016 (and 10th!) Top 100 Tools for Learning poll. It’s a valuable service, and points out some interesting things and it’s interesting to see the changes over time. It’s also a way to see what others are using and maybe find some new ideas. She’s now asking that you categorize them as Education, Training & Performance Support, and/or Personal Learning & Productivity.

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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? “What are the steps for taking this forward in my organisation?”

How online communities are faring in 2016

Dion Hinchcliffe

Executive leaders are involved more than ever before in using online communities to solve important business issues ranging from improved customer care to better workplace collaboration. But budgets are not keeping up with demand, and measuring value isn't getting much help from platform vendors

Quinnovation Fall 2016 Schedule

Clark Quinn

My fall schedule is coalescing, so I thought I’d provide pointers to when and where I’ll be for the rest of this year: I’m doing two webinars for a government agency, one at the end of August, and one at the end of September. I’ll be in Beijing running a mobile learning workshop on the 6th of September, and keynoting the CEFE conference on the 7th. The week after I’ll be keynoting a private event in Connecticut.

Supporting Everyday Workplace Learning

Jane Hart

Next public online workshop runs: 19 SEPTEMBER – 11 NOVEMBER 2016. This 8-week workshop introduces you to some of the key ways to promote and support personal and team learning in the workplace.

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The Modern Workplace Learning Challenge

Jane Hart

Here is some feedback from the L&D Challenge that ran earlier in 2016. Challenge Road Sign with dramatic clouds and sky. THE PUBLIC CHALLENGE RUNS 5 SEPTEMBER – 25 NOVEMBER. (or or email Jane.Hart@C4LPT.co.uk to organise a private, bespoke challenge for your team).

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Is the online advertising bubble finally starting to pop?

Doc Searls

I started calling online advertising a bubble in 2008. I made “ The Advertising Bubble” a chapter in The Intention Economy in 2012. I’ve been unpacking what I figure ought to be obvious (but isn’t) in 52 posts and articles (so far) in the Adblock War Series.

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How Autism can Influence Design: In conversation with Steve Silberman

Adaptive Path

Ahead of his talk at UX Week 2016, Steve talked with Adaptive Path Chief Creative Officer and UX Week host Jesse James Garrett. We look forward to hearing your talk at UX Week 2016. To hear Steve deliver his talk at our upcoming UX Week 2016 in San Francisco, register here. +g

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10 ways to use an Enterprise Social Network for Social Learning

Jane Hart

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 […].

Social Learning: August Pick of the Posts

Jane Hart

Alexandra Lepercq (@Espenel) August 23, 2016. Here’s a summary of my own blog posts in August 2016. The focus of my August Pick of the Posts is social learning, and these posts all include some great graphics too.

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

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

The June 25 issue of The Economist includes a special report on artificial intelligence. AI has been making extraordinary progress in the past few years.

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social learning for complex work

Harold Jarche

Where are we in 2016? “Carnegie Mellon’s Robert E. Kelley … says the percentage of the knowledge you need to memorize to do your job is shrinking rapidly: 1986: 75%. 1997: 15-20%. 2006: 8-10% estimated.

the neo-generalist

Harold Jarche

A neo-generalist is somewhere between a polymath and a hyperspecialist. One metaphor used by the authors of The Neo-Generalist is ‘frequency hopping’, “wandering, accumulating, sampling, mixing, putting into practice what they learn.”

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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. Programs change, get replaced, or become obsolete. But we often continue with the same habits until something goes wrong.

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100 Twitter accounts for Philomaths (Lovers of Learning)

Jane Hart

A philomath is a lover of learning. A philomath is not synonymous with a polymath ; a philomath is a seeker of knowledge and facts, while a polymath is a possessor of knowledge in multiple fields. Wikipedia).