When Context Transcends Change Management
NOVEMBER 28, 2016
What if everything we have been told about Change Management over the course of the last few decades was all just … plain wrong? What if research keeps telling us, over and over again, how ’ most change efforts fail ’ ? Do we still think that organisations can change?
The training world is changing
NOVEMBER 12, 2012
From the Citrix GoTo Blog : Open online courses, talent management, social collaboration: The training world is changing. One of the biggest changes we are seeing in online training is that the content-delivery model is being replaced by social and collaborative frameworks.
The changing nature of work
DECEMBER 22, 2013
In 2013, I was able to spend some time looking at the changing nature of work. I used this blog to help make sense and engage with my professional learning networks. The drivers behind the post-job economy are also changing our work structures.
How blogging changed my life for the better
APRIL 30, 2012
So I’m going to respond to Hugh MacLeod’s question about the importance of blogging to me. Like I said many times before, for those of us crazy enough to take it seriously, blogging matters, so does freedom, that’s why I wrote the book. My blog keeps me connected.
2015 in Review: Workplace Learning – Trends, Disruption & Change
DECEMBER 27, 2015
Here is my review of 2015 – in both my own blog posts as well as those that I’ve included in my monthly reviews throughout the year. I’ve given each month a theme (sometimes one which extended into later months of the year!) JANUARY – BLENDED LEARNING In What does the term blended learning mean I revealed […]. Social learning
Six thoughts on the Klout scoring changes
OCTOBER 26, 2011
Today influence ratings service Klout significantly changed its rankings. Last week Klout CEO Joe Fernandez announced there would be changes , saying “a majority of users will see their scores stay the same or go up but some users will see a drop”. The reason is that, like it or not, the measurement of influence and reputation is one of the most important changes we are seeing in society. Here are a few quick thoughts on the changes: 1.
Reflecting on the State of Enterprise 2.0 as an Organizational Culture Change Agent
FEBRUARY 17, 2014
to solely be defined as a technology change and not a behavioural change for our organizations. have more to do with an organizational and leadership behavioural change than the discovery of people through content and technology? I know. I promised not to utilize the moniker 2.0
What blogging was
JANUARY 8, 2014
At a recent Fellows Hour at the Berkman Center the topic was something like “Whatever happened to blogging?,” ” with the aim of thinking about how Berkman can take better advantage of blogging as a platform for public discussion. They asked me to begin with some reflections on what blogging once was, because I am old. I understand that I’m reporting on how blogging looked to someone in a highly privileged position. My blog was me.
Using network perspectives to visualize changing culture and meaning
MARCH 11, 2012
I’m a big fan of Tim Stock ‘s work, which weaves together a deep network perspective with a rich view of how culture is changing informed by semiotic analysis. I earlier shared one of his presentations in a post on how the culture of luxury is changing.
70:20:10 – Above All Else It’s a Change Agent
JANUARY 20, 2015
“Progress is impossible without change; and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.” Recently Tom wrote a series of blogs titled ‘ Ten Things I Believe About Workplace Learning ’.
Enabling Early Adopters to Lead Your Change Initiatives
OCTOBER 24, 2016
You can call them whatever you would want to: ambassadors, champions, advocates, evangelists, connectors, change agents, etc.
Learning is Behaviour Change: why is it often so hard to help it happen?
FEBRUARY 3, 2014
A fascinating article recently published on the Fast Company blog should be required reading for all learning and talent professionals as well as for leaders and managers. Could you change when change really mattered? In fact learning is behaviour change above all else.
Happy, Healthy Nonprofit: Changing Organizational Culture One Sneaker at Time
MARCH 31, 2016
In advance of next week’s “ National Walking Day ,” I did an interview with Gina about how her organization’s culture is changing one sneaker at a time.
When It Comes To Performance Support, The Cloud Changes Everything
APRIL 24, 2013
Post Type: Blog post. I am incredibly excited to announce that yesterday afternoon, at the Bersin by Deloitte research conference, IMPACT 2013: The Business of Talent, Xyleme was recognized for winning the prestigious WhatWorks® Award in the Delivering Innovation category. read more. Cloud
The power of habits — and the power to change them
MARCH 6, 2012
And how can we change them? In the last 15 years, as we’ve learned how habits work and how they can be changed, scientists have explained that every habit is made up of a cue, a routine and a reward. Habits can be ignored, changed, or replaced.
The Power of Reflection in an Ever-Changing World
JULY 28, 2016
Some forward-thinking organisations now encourage this type of reflection and narration of work by providing the facility for personal blogs on the intranet or by implementing storytelling. (I wrote the original piece this article is based on for Training Industry Quarterly in Winter, 2012.
Everyday People Are Heroes: Using Big Data to Engage New Agents of Change Online
AUGUST 26, 2016
Everyday People Are Heroes: Using Big Data to Engage New Agents of Change Online Guest Post by Cheryl Contee. Everyday people are the most powerful agents of change. The culture of the web has changed. Photo by CogdogBlog.
The end of blogging’s golden age
DECEMBER 28, 2011
Brian Solis has responded to Jeremy Owyang’s provocative post declaring the end of the golden age of blogging. Here’s the comment I posted on Brian’s site: I think in a sense it’s true that the golden age of blogging is over, but that’s a good thing. And not because of anything bad about blogging. Blogs let us post whenever we had something to say, and came with commenting built in. Blogging isn’t golden! Long live blogging!
A Conversation with Brenda Laurel: It’s Not Enough to Change the Light Bulbs
JUNE 19, 2013
The idea of Gaian IxD—or what Rob and I call Gaian Gardening—comes from our deep connection to the natural world and our desire to find ways to use our technology as a way to deal with climate change. It's not enough to change the light bulbs, although that helps.
3 equations that can change your life | Daniel Pink
JANUARY 10, 2012
Pink is the author of four provocative bestselling books about the changing world of work. Subscribe To Blog Via RSS. 3 equations that can change your life Chip Conley is a rare bird. Dan Pink. Contact. Follow Dan on Twitter. About Dan. Speaking Engagements. Video. Articles.
The Leader's Guide to Radical Management: Leading change? Start.
DECEMBER 22, 2010
Main | My New Years Resolutions » December 22, 2010 Leading change? Satisfying the need for integrity can be the key to inspiring people to be more open and tackle the possibility of change. Self-affirmation is a great strategy for change!
4 Lessons on Building Games for Change
JUNE 15, 2012
I’ve been following the Games for Change Festival since 2005 and now that more nonprofits are incorporating gaming strategies in their marketing approaches, this article share some valuable insights. 4 Lessons on Building Games for Change – Guest Post by Josh Spiro.
It is the structure of social networks that shapes influence… and the structure is changing
FEBRUARY 5, 2011
As I commented in a 2007 post about other research on online influence, What interests me in particular is how the structure of these influence networks will evolve – we are absolutely in a transition phase, and the way social opinion is formed will quickly change.
Changing Role of the LMS
OCTOBER 12, 2012
Just do a quick search for “LMS is dead” and you’ll find many blog posts, articles, webinars and conference presentations discussing its demise. Perhaps, if we point them towards the Ebbinghaus forgetting curve, we might help them to change their minds.). To meet these challenges, it’s not really the LMS that is changing, but the role it plays in a wider learning and corporate ecosystem.
Does Your Nonprofit Suffer from a Culture of Sitting? How To Change It
FEBRUARY 10, 2015
It’s time to change that up – here’s why and some tips for making that shift in your nonprofit. According to a recent New York Times blog post , another recent study has found that even a lunchtime stroll can immediately improve your ability to handle stress at work.
What Improvisation Can Teach Social Change Leaders
APRIL 8, 2015
The retreat curriculum is built around the a framework called “I-WE-IT” that covers mindsets and practical skills that today’s social change leaders of all generations need as we move towards more collective approaches. Her points about leadership and change.
Networked learning in a changing world
JANUARY 6, 2011
This redundancy will provide me with two ways to retrieve information, either from my blog or my bookmarks. Five surprising changes in 2010 by @lemire. I think that much of the establishment is greatly underestimating the amplitude and significance of these changes. My Three Words for 2011: Seek, Sense, and Share | Beth’s Blog by @kanter. Here are some of the things I learned via Twitter this past week.
How Nonprofits Can Use Measurement To Adapt to the Facebook Algorithm Change
OCTOBER 16, 2012
How Nonprofits Can Use Measurement to Adapt to the Facebook Algorithm Change – guest post by Meghan Keaney Anderson, Hubspot. In late September news trickled out about a change in Facebook’s Edgerank algorithm that was causing big drops in reach for many branded pages. Blog posts.
Blogging is fragmenting into multi-platform content creation – long live blogging!
FEBRUARY 21, 2011
Drawing on a new Pew Internet report on Social Media & Mobile Internet Use Among Teens and Young Adults , The New York Times headline is: Blogs Wane as the Young Drift to Sites Like Twitter. First , blogs are not waning. All the major blogging platforms are growing.
Reflections on Ten Years of Blogging
MAY 26, 2015
But it’s a measure of how fast things are changing that, as Friedman observed in a conference in 2011, the environment he described was already out of date. Friedman’s words came to mind as I was reflecting on the evolution of blogging since I posted my first blog in May of 2005.
Be the change
SEPTEMBER 27, 2011
It brought back my own intervention in a spat between two well known bloggers back in the early days of blogging. I have just watched Kathy Sierra's video on how to deal with aggressive or abusive behaviour online. I totally agree with her main point that we all have a role to play in what is deemed normal or acceptable online behaviour.
Flickr to Pro customers: no change
MAY 20, 2013
The fourth I share with other people who also write for the same blog. Flickr has updated its service. For me, this appears in the form of index page copy that begins, Dear Doc, as a Pro member continue to enjoy the benefits of unlimited space, an ad free experience and stats. For non-paying users, there is this, from the index page as it appears on a browser that doesn’t know I’m a Pro member: Smile. Everyone gets a free terabyte. Biggr. That’s right, a terabyte.
Why blogging still matters in business - and always will.
DECEMBER 30, 2013
Blogging is a means by which to rediscover your voice, to learn to share your thoughts with others, and by doing so to help us all get smarter faster. We are not going to change our assumptions about what makes "good" writing over night. We are also going to face an uphill struggle changing expectations of our business writing in reports or even PowerPoint presentations. But with a blog, a business blog whether internal or external, we have a place to play.
Nonprofit Blog Carnival: Personal Productivity Tips for Nonprofits
FEBRUARY 3, 2015
The first Nonprofit Blog Carnival of 2015 is on the theme is personal productivity. That was the call for blog posts. I received a rich selection covering this topic – from changing mindsets, new tool sets, and lots of tips on how to manage your social media, email, and work flow.
Change is not permitted …
DECEMBER 26, 2011
For those who have asked for the Christmas cooking blog there is no real point. I have very conservative children, so we repeated last years menu, which was a repeat of 2009 (blogged in detail ), which was a repeat of 2008 and so on.
International Organizations and Social Media: News, Engagement, and Social Data for Policy Change
JANUARY 14, 2014
This increased ubiquity may result in some changes to the specific demographic bases of individual platforms, but even if people’s habits are changing, it appears that people are moving from one social platform to another, rather than deserting social media in its entirety.
Change of pace
JANUARY 3, 2011
In fact, I hear that some of areas we work in are so badly affected that they don’t even have Twitter, so blogging is likely to be a bit restricted at times. Mind Hacks posts may be a little irregular in the future as I’ve just moved location and job.
I Will Dispense This Advice on Blogging
AUGUST 18, 2016
The thing is vast majority of that advice about blogs keeps missing the whole point on what blogging is all about right from the start. So I thought for today I’ll take the liberty of dispensing this piece of advice on blogging itself: Ignore me, for your own good! Change it.
Blogging and Personal Feelings
MARCH 8, 2012
In November of 2008, Andrew Sullivan published an excellent article in The Atlantic , - Why I Blog , - in which he discussed the unique characteristics of a blog by reminding us what a web log shares in common with its namesake, the ship log. “In Anyone who has blogged his thoughts for an extended time will recognize this world. We blog now - as news reaches us, as facts emerge. I have now been blogging since May of 2005.
Changing Nature of Work: The Labor Recession Will Outlast the.
FEBRUARY 28, 2010
Home About Future of Talent Subscribe Over the Seas Thoughts on Recruiting, Learning and Other Things as I Ramble around the World Changing Nature of Work: The Labor Recession Will Outlast the Economic Recession by Kevin Wheeler on February 28, 2010 Negotiating the conditions of employment, hedging one job with another, being wary of accepting full-time jobs that put at risk other work or that compromise skills — those are becoming the normal patterns for accomplished professionals.