Five Ways People Adopt And Love Change

Adaptive Path

Luckily, a communications expert named Everett Rogers looked deep and long at how human beings actually look at and choose to adopt something new and innovative. I love this because Rogers doesn’t look at what sells, but at what actually gets adopted and really, truly used. I’ve found his 5 Factors most useful not near the completion of a program of work, but from the very start to consider onboarding and adoption just as much as a part of the experience as everyday use.

Grand Unified Theory of Service Design, Systems Design, and Organization Design

Adaptive Path

I sat down with Jeff to pick his brain on putting the ‘service design’ in software-as-a-service. One is that I specialize in helping IT organizations and digital businesses bring together agile, DevOps, and design thinking in order to adopt new methodologies and be able to deliver more continuous value, so I’m really interested in the relationship between design and engineering and design and IT in particular.

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Are Instructional Designers Making Themselves Irrelevant?

Xyleme

So what does that mean for the poor instructional designer when over 70% of the learning they create delivers poor customer experiences? The easy thing for an instructional designer to do is to rely on simple instinct and maintain the status quo. Being static means being stale, and for instructional designers, stale content is the fastest road to irrelevancy. This has really been impacting how we''re designing things.".

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Someone buy me this poster

Mark Oehlert

Belly laughs, guffaws and chuckles Blogging Books Catch Up Collaboration Conference News Cool Tools Copyright and Patent Gold & BS Copyrights, Patents and Trademarks Culture Current Affairs design e-Learning Resources e-Learning/e-Teaching eco EduPatents eLearning Guild Emerging Tech Errata Ethno/Anthro Film Firefox From the land of "I wonder."

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Adopting The No Asshole Rule: Don't Bother If The Words Are.

Bob Sutton

Financial sector: however good the pay, it doesnt buy results | Business | The Observer. Design school project teaches bike safety - The Stanford Daily Online. Tim Brown: Change by Design: How Design Thinking Transforms Organizations and Inspires Innovation. Bill Moggridge: Designing Interactions. A Cool Old Study » Adopting The No Asshole Rule: Dont Bother If The Words Are Hollow. Bob Sutton.

The 3 Qs for Great Experience Design (by Jared Spool)

Adaptive Path

The 3 Qs for Great Experience Design. Using these three variables, we’ve created corresponding questions to help us quickly rate a team’s experience design prowess. Notice that the story doesn’t describe the specifics of the design or the system — that’s not important. In our research, the average team member works on an experience design project for twenty-four months. Jared Spool.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Wikipatterns: A How-To Site on Driving the Adoption of Wikis Within Your Organization

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « "The Name of the Game Is Work" (Business Week) | Main | Someone buy me this poster » August 28, 2007 Wikipatterns: A How-To Site on Driving the Adoption of Wikis Within Your Organization What a great resource.

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NTEN’s We Are Media Project | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

There is a veritable blossoming of projects to help people learn about and adopt social media these days. The resulting curriculum which will live on this wiki and will also cover important organizational adoption issues, strategy, ROI analysis, as well as the tools.

Carrying forward

Clark Quinn

During my presentation in Minneapolis on future-looking applications of technology to learning, the usual and completely understandable question came up about how to change an organization to buy-in to this new way of acting in the world: to start focusing on performance outcomes and not courses. Then, of course, designing a solution for the real problem. design social strategy technology

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At the Complexity turn …

Dave Snowden

There is a whole range of people to like to gather up anything bright and shiny and associate their sales approach with anything anyone might possibly want to buy. So sooner or later, exposed, they abandon their former love in a messy divorce and adopt the next big thing.

Artificial Intelligence is Ready for Business; Are Businesses Ready for AI?

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

asks McKinsey in a recently published report - Artificial Intelligence: the Next Digital Frontier. “AI adoption outside of the tech sector is at an early, often experimental stage,” is the report’s succinct answer. “Few firms have deployed it at scale.”. Only 20 percent of respondents had adopted AI at scale in a core part of their business. 40 percent were partial adopters or experimenters, while another 40 percent were essentially contemplators.

The ‘Least Assistance’ Principle

Clark Quinn

He was disagreeing with “buying rapid development tools to bash out ill formed ‘e-learning’ to an audience that will not only be unimpressed but also none the wiser - or more productive&# , a point I want to nuance. In The Nurnberg Funnel , he documented how this design led to 25 cards, 1 per learning goal, that beat a 94 page traditionally designed manual hands-down in outcomes. Tags: design

Change in Education and What Needs to be Done

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

The current system of educational institutions is not well-designed to provide these wider benefits to a mass population. It will be essential for students acquire the ability to learn skills, conceptualize and design in future environments that do not exist today.

Artificial Intelligence is Ready for Business; Are Businesses Ready for AI?

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

asks McKinsey in a recently published report - Artificial Intelligence: the Next Digital Frontier. “AI adoption outside of the tech sector is at an early, often experimental stage,” is the report’s succinct answer. “Few firms have deployed it at scale.”. Only 20 percent of respondents had adopted AI at scale in a core part of their business. 40 percent were partial adopters or experimenters, while another 40 percent were essentially contemplators.

More Open

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

The semantic condition, in turn, is what informs the design of networks to enable them to learn. It plays second fiddle to a number of things, like evidence-based learning design. [ source ] "We should pause and ask the question," says David Wiley, "is more open always better?"

Blockchain and the Promise of an Open, Decentralized Internet

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

There’s generally a considerable time-lag between the time we start reading articles about their exciting potential and their adoption by companies and industries across the marketplace. You could track the status of your packages, access the latest sports results, check the weather of any city in the world or buy from an online catalog with nothing more than a browser and an Internet connection.

Is Blockchain Now Transitioning to a More Mundane and Useful Era?

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Most potentially transformative technologies go through the kind of adoption cycles that Orcutt has (metaphorically) compressed into three years. Quite a bit of that hype has now turned into disappointment, - perhaps outright disillusionment, - as people realize that blockchain is still in its early phases of adoption, and much remains to be done if it’s to successfully transition from early adopters to mainstream markets.

Start with the 70. Plan for the 100.

Charles Jennings

BUY THE BOOK: www.702010institute.com The book is divided into 100 numbered sections across 313 pages in ‘coffee table’ format. The ‘10’ has primarily involved designing, developing and implementing structured training and development interventions. The 70:20:10 approach recommends that solution design should start with options that are most likely to produce fast and efficient results , and those that are most likely to realise the greatest value.

Social Media Planning and Evaluation for NGOs | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

This topic is designed to give you some tools and ideas for including social media appropriately in your overall organizational strategic plan and to measure its effectiveness. Whenever considering adopting a solution consider asking the following three questions. (1) 3) What new problems are likely to arise by adopting it? I think the larger and more bureaucratic the organization, the slower it is able to adapt, adopt and change.

Networked Capacity Building: Finish Line Grantees Social Media Training

Beth Kanter

We started with key results and worked backwards to technical assistance goals: Kids get health care coverage Policies are adopted More attention from policymakers. This was designed as a peer learning activity – so it was the participants who were mostly the presenters. Sarah notes that a policy is critical to internal buy in and doesn’t take that long to create. Training Design

The Big Shift From Engagement to Passion

John Hagel

You may buy yourself some time by expanding employee engagement, but it won’t be enough to keep up with markets that are demanding more and more rapid performance improvement. This isn’t an accident, but the deliberate product of the scalable efficiency model that all of our institutions have adopted. I’ve written elsewhere about the need to redesign work environments with the primary design goal of accelerating learning and performance improvement.

Well Played, Blackboard

George Siemens

Desire2Learn – the object of a failed Blackboard lawsuit (new t-shirt slogan for BB “all I got from this lawsuit was this lousy reputation&# ) – continues to be an active player (a reasonable argument could be made that Blackboard is largely responsible for the rapid uptake of Moodle following the announcement of its lawsuit…has anyone done a market share analysis that traces adoption of Moodle in relation to the lawsuit?

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The Modern Mantra: “Instrument, Analyze, Tune”

Andy McAfee

At Raytheon, “The system is designed to prevent any operator from performing a process for which he or she isn’t certified. It’s great because it increases the quality and consistency of the products we buy, and lowers their prices (rework and waste are expensive for manufacturers, and instead of eating the costs they pass them on to us). An interesting article by James R.

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The Ystwyth-curve continued

Dave Snowden

So today’s post is designed to supplement yesterdays and I am writing it in fits and starts while writing up our knowledge and decision mapping process in parallel: the third pillar of strategy as per my post yesterday.

In praise of Texture

Dave Snowden

It is a similar story-telling convention adopted in the Game of Thrones, where the white walkers are an enemy that do not tire, that are death personified (the COVID-19 virus has been identified to be a bit of a zombie virus ; there is nothing to kill as the virus is already dead).

Blockchain and the Promise of an Open, Decentralized Internet

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

There’s generally a considerable time-lag between the time we start reading articles about their exciting potential and their adoption by companies and industries across the marketplace. You could track the status of your packages, access the latest sports results, check the weather of any city in the world or buy from an online catalog with nothing more than a browser and an Internet connection.

In praise of Texture

Dave Snowden

It is a similar story-telling convention adopted in the Game of Thrones, where the white walkers are an enemy that do not tire, that are death personified (the COVID-19 virus has been identified to be a bit of a zombie virus ; there is nothing to kill as the virus is already dead).

PKM in Action. Part 2

Harold Jarche

Both of these methods could be adopted in the professional workplace. The topic could be on anything of interest or an incident they considered useful for others to learn from such as how to check-in baggage, how to deal with “weird” guests, where to buy foreign magazines, what Deepavali which is a Hindu festival coming up in October is all about, and so on – in short, topics that would help them deal with their guests better.”

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Should Knowledge Workers have E2.0 Ratings, Part 3

Andy McAfee

Many of the comments I received relate to the eternal debate over optimal incentive design, and whether it’s desirable (or even possible) to measure and reward effort vs. activities vs. outcomes. We’re also assessing the sociological impact of having such metrics available on adoption rate and other end user behavior. tools, but I’m not sure I buy that activity does correspond to value.

Reinventing Relationships

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Forty years ago, for example, the computer industry consisted primarily of expensive mainframes and supercomputers that only larger institutions could afford to buy and operate. As MIT’s Erik Brynjolfsson explained in a recent book he co-authored: “The companies with the highest returns on their technology investments did more than just buy technology; they invested in organizational capital to become digital organizations. In addition, the design objectives are quite different.

How Will AI Likely Impact How We Work, Live and Play?

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

When are we likely to see self-driven vehicles coursing along our streets and highways? “It is not yet clear how much better self-driving cars need to become to encourage broad acceptance,…” notes the AI100 report. “ But if future self-driving cars are adopted with the predicted speed, and they exceed human-level performance in driving, other significant societal changes will follow.”.

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My 25 Years of Ed Tech

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Diversity University started out as an educational MUD; Walden University was also an early adopter, and a whole bunch more. My contributions included this effort in learning design. I had designed OLe so that it used free-standing 'modules', and the IMS-LOM was perfect for this.

Towards a Trusted Framework for Identity and Data Sharing

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

For example, to buy alcohol, all you need is proof that the individual is over the legal drinking age. Current firewall, event sharing, and attack detection approaches are simply not feasible as long-run solutions for cybersecurity, and we need to adopt an inherently more robust approach. I recently participated in a Treasury Identity Forum organized by the US Treasury Department in Washington, DC.

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The Real Goal of Open Educational Resources

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

OER Lebanon - "Our mission is to ensure that the benefits of open educational resources reach every school and university in Lebanon and to foster equal access to quality education through the adoption of OER." He writes: "In the new context of inclusive access models, arguments about 'reducing the cost of college' and providing students with 'day one access' are increasingly ineffective at persuading faculty to adopt OER because publishers have completely co-opted these messages."

The Case for eLearning in the Workplace

TOPYX LMS

It also lowers training costs, and promotes a quick adoption of products. Was the first car you ever used borrowed, or did you buy it for yourself? This allows workers to have a hand in the design of their training program. Self-Paced Learning Promotes a Quick Adoption of Products. It ensures a quicker adoption of products. He wrote, “In the case of customer and channel partners, self-paced learning ensures faster adoption of new products.”

Scaling: merge, match & masticate

Dave Snowden

At the same time in the Agile community we have the controversies over SAFe where scaling seems to mean ​how do I get senior IT management to adopt Agile practice rather than how do I scale success per se. It still assumes a defined need at a level of granularity that will gain sufficient buy in to get resource allocation and with enough evidence of possible use to support that (reference here to the complex domain model ). Scaling as a subject seems topical at the moment.

Nancy Duarte on her new book, Resonate

Dave Gray

Nancy Duarte is the founder of Duarte Design, one of the world’s leading presentation design companies. She just published a new book on storytelling for presentations, called resonate: Present Visual Stories that Transform Audiences , which follows hot on the heels of her recent book slide:ology: The Art and Science of Creating Great Presentations , a critically-acclaimed book on presentation design. Q: Your recent book on presentation design, Slide:ology, was a runaway hit.

becoming collectively smarter

Harold Jarche

When markets came about, we had a few hundred years to move from the Hanseatic League, adopt double-entry bookkeeping, and progress to high frequency trading. It is designed to be appropriated and used in a different way for each person. But like e-learning and knowledge management, PKM is at risk of becoming a technology to buy and consume. We are in the midst of a nano-bio-info-techno-cogno revolution.

Why #VRM is Fools' Gold

Martijn Linssen

If I buy a bread, do I have relationship with the baker? If its any good, Ill go back and buy some more. If its very good, Ill go back, buy some more, and praise them whenever I can - until they mess up There is, in short, my relationship with a vendor: none. You can always decide not to buy. I could argue that shopping trolleys are useless if the use case only ever covers buying a loaf of bread. Business or Pleasure? -

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Shifting Identities - From Consumer to Networked Creator

John Hagel

But there are other design and production tools emerging – more affordable 3D printers for example, that give us the ability to “print” all kinds of physical objects, ranging from ceramic art objects to architectural models.   Passion for food meant going to the finest restaurants, passion for clothing meant buying the latest and most expensive styles, passion for automobiles meant buying the most powerful and exclusive sports car models. Who are you? 

Institutional Support for Personal Learning

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

I've created myself so you can't go buy this or find this anywhere it works for me but. Have adopters where you can have two monitors and I find that really useful. Again, it's the sort of thing that can be done by a company or buy an employer in our C.

2016 – The Year I Went Mobile Only with My iPad Pro

Luis Suarez

I just didn’t buy the iPad Pro alone, by the way. From my user experience with other iPad models in the recent past, I knew I’d need to buy the Smart Keyboard , so I did purchase one. So, the initial round of reasons were as follows: Speed, Quality, Design, Cameras, Games, Friends, Price, Early Adopter, The Apps, Mobility. Buy it and take it for a spin and see how it would work, if at all.

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Beyond Free ? Open Learning in a Networked World

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

They are however designed to be standalone talks as well so hopefully you will not be as unfulfilled after the talk as you might be afraid of being. What I want to examine in this talk, is not the problem MOOCs solve at the moment but the problem MOOCs were designed to solve. I''m one of the people that had a significant hand in designing the original concept of the Massive Open Online Course. Because the problem isn''t the way we design our courses.