How to deliver innovation overnight | Daniel Pink

Dan Pink

Subscribe To Blog Via RSS. Atlassian dubbed these innovation jamborees FedEx Days because participants have to deliver something overnight. You can read how we made it on our blog: [link]. Dan Pink. Contact. Follow Dan on Twitter. About Dan. Speaking Engagements. Video. Articles.

A great idea needs a new name. Want to help?

Dan Pink

Created by the Australian software company Atlassian , FedEx Days give people 24 hours to work on whatever they want — so long as it’s not part of their regular jobs and provided that they show what they’ve created to their colleagues when the 24 hours elapse.

eLearning Host List February

Tony Karrer

Using various social signals we came up with the following as being the hot items during February 2009 via eLearning Learning. You can find a bit more on this capability in the post Hot List. Enjoy. Top Posts and other Items The ‘Least Assistance’ Principle eLearning is not the answer Multi-Generational Learning in the Workplace Here’s How I Built That PowerPoint E-Learning Template Informal learning - what is it? What Goes in the LMS?

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Dear Mr. Machado – A Few Connected Learning Options for You

Dan Pontefract

In the spirit of collaboration , I’ve taken the liberty of responding to your request via this blog posting versus another email, but have kept you anonymous. Dear Mr. Machado, Your story is heart-warming.

Is Your Corporate Culture The Root Cause Of Bad Meetings?

Dan Pontefract

After all, a report by Atlassian suggests employees attend 62 meetings per month. What if the ideas and activities of the team were surfaced asynchronously through a wiki, blog or other enterprise social tool? Several moons ago, I was asked to participate in a meeting.

‘Social Business’ is Past Retirement Age

Andy McAfee

which has been conveyed in articles, my book, and this blog. It’s also why new companies like Jive, Socialtext, Spigit, Atlassian, Yammer, and many others exist, and why established enterprise software vendors including Microsoft, SAP, Salesforce, Novell, IBM, are making deep changes to their products (disclosures at end of post).

Business or Pleasure? - why not both: Attribution: a lost art?

Martijn Linssen

Sure, we all value Mashable and Tech Crunch, but to give some credits to the slightly lesser known, such as this blog is something I find more valuable than being perceived as the one who's quickest in spotting a new Mashable post. Business or Pleasure? -

The Genius Hour: How 60 minutes a week can electrify your job.

Dan Pink

Subscribe To Blog Via RSS. Jen grooved on Google’s 20% time and Atlassian’s Fedex Days – and wanted to bring that sort of noncommissioned work to her department. I just found this awesome blog post, and I wrote about my plan for a genius hour with my junior high students.

Web 2.0 Applications in Learning

Tony Karrer

There were about 7 examples mentioned including Intuit using a Wiki-like system for customers to ask questions/get advice around taxes, using a group blog with students prior to a formal learning event, the US Army's use of collaboration tools to share best practices in Iraq, and several others. Question 1 - What are the most likely ways / places your organization might or does use Blogs, Wikis, Social Bookmarking, Social Networking or Collaboration Tools?

The 2016 Look at the Future of Online Learning

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

The leaders in this space - Slack , say, or Atlassian - are based around the idea that groups are self-organizing, that each person defines their own contribution, and that the purpose of the software is to help with communication rather than coordination, to share rather than to direct. 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.