books in perpetual beta
DECEMBER 1, 2014
A community of practice of Canadian training managers will also incorporate these books into their 2015 professional discussions. Books Complexity Learning PKM Finding Perpetual Beta is now in production.
adapting to perpetual beta e-book
AUGUST 10, 2015
I have written over 2,700 posts on my blog, so this book series provides a concise synthesis of the various themes posted here. Books LeadershipThe third volume in the perpetual beta series is now ready.
OCTOBER 18, 2016
The time has come to ask: what should be my next book? Then, while I wanted to write about elearning strategy, my publisher wanted a book on mobile and I realized one was needed and the other likely candidates deferred. After that, my publisher’s sister company wanted a book on mlearning for higher education, and I ended up writing The Mobile Academy. So what is the next book you would like to see from me ? The post Next book?
Book Excerpt: The Purpose Effect
APRIL 29, 2016
Dan Pontefract’s next book, THE PURPOSE EFFECT: Building Meaning in Yourself, Your Role and Your Organization , will publish May 10, 2016. book Purpose The Purpose Effect purposeThe Purpose of Work.
Book Review: Originals by Adam Grant
MARCH 24, 2016
While reading Adam Grant’s new book, Originals: How Non-Conformists Move The World , I found myself utilizing four different lenses of observation. Originals is a book that might help you in one or more of the roles I note above, too. For example, the book has more than 250 references.
Why I Wrote “The Purpose Effect” Book
APRIL 26, 2016
A question I am being asked more and more is why did I decide to write another book, this one focused on purpose? While my first book, FLAT ARMY , focused on organizational culture, I figured out after publishing it there was something missing. I even dedicated the book to them.
How Are Your Book Sales?
MAY 20, 2016
My latest book, The Purpose Effect, published May 10, some ten days ago. A few people have been kind enough to ask, “How is the book launch going, Dan?” ” or “How are book sales, Dan?” Someone was touched by the book. I have no idea.
My Next Book Has A Title And A Publish Date
MARCH 16, 2015
It brings me to provide an update on Book #2. But in hindsight — and upon some reflection after the discovery of Harold’s letter — it’s a book written with two things in mind. This next book was unknowingly written along the lines of Harold’s letter.
I Wrote a 90,000 Word Book Entirely in Evernote
DECEMBER 3, 2012
When I started the quest of writing my first book — aside from the instant classic I wrote as a 9 year-old that detailed with intricate depth the entire universe of Star Wars droids — I debated how to actually write it. I would have become a book writing Word ninja.
Book Review: The Neo-Generalist
FEBRUARY 27, 2017
Dan's Related Posts: Montreal’s Three Wise Men Book Review: Originals by Adam Grant Download Chapter 1 of “The Purpose Effect” For Free Free Download of Chapter 1 – The Purpose Effect Favourite Books of 2013 That I Read. book Neo-Generalist
What Should The Title Of My Next Book Be?
NOVEMBER 28, 2014
book next book It hasn’t been through any editing yet. It’s 12 chapters in total. It’s approaching 90,000 words. again). There are two sections. The first section has the following draft chapter titles: Chapter 1 – The Possibility of Purpose at Work.
Enabling Innovation – Book
FEBRUARY 2, 2012
Tweet I had the pleasure of writing an article for the book, Enabling Innovation: Innovative Capability – German and International Views as a follow-up to some work I did with the EU’s International Monitoring Organisation. list price for this book. Books complexity Work
Book Review of WORK RULES: Insights From Inside Google
MAY 2, 2015
I’ve been eagerly awaiting this book for some time. Nine days ago, Laszlo’s book, Work Rules! My wait was over, and it was now time to sink my teeth into the book that Daniel Coyle calls, “an all-access backstage pass to one of the smartest organizations on the planet.”
Modern Workplace Learning: The book is now available
OCTOBER 1, 2015
My new book is now available for purchase as a paperback or PDF. Modern Workplace Learning: A Resource Book for L&D.
And The Winners Of A Free Book Are …
MAY 8, 2016
The goats (our children) were the ultimate judges, but felt that everyone should win a book. If you submitted an entry, please feel to reach out to me directly (dp at danpontefract dot com) and I’ll have a book sent to you via snail mail. book Purpose The Purpose Effect purpose
PKM: The Book
JUNE 20, 2012
For the past few years I have thought about writing a book on PKM, but finding paid work has always won out. I keep refining blog posts and writing short articles but there is a lot to put together to make a cohesive guide book. With every investment, I will dedicate time to the book.
New Book: Learning in the Modern Workplace 2017
JANUARY 5, 2017
The book is available as a Paperback or PDF. There is also an online resource that contains all the colour images used in the book as well as clickable link lists. “This book is easy to read, easy to make sense of – and to my mind, makes absolute sense.
New Book: Aha! 75 Ways to Work Smarter
JULY 22, 2015
My new book, Aha!, to have more impact than my previous book, Informal Learning. The beta edition is the complete 170-page book that is going into print, with one exception. is for all those people we’ve made responsible for their own learning. This is the missing manual.
I’m Showing My Work … My Next Book Is Postponed
JUNE 25, 2015
In her book, Show Your Work , Jane Bozarth encourages us to work in the open. He even recently published a new book titled, Working Out Loud. When my first book, FLAT ARMY , published in May of 2013 I immediately began sketching, researching, and writing the next book.
My Definition of Work and an Update on Book Two
JULY 26, 2014
Like my first book, Flat Army: Creating a Connected and Engaged Organization , Book Two has taken a decided turn for the better. The original title was “ The Coffee Shop Leader” One day, I may even release the entirety of the book in its original format.
New Book from Jay. Almost.
MAY 5, 2015
The draft of my new book, Aha!, I don’t write books the way I used to. Given enough iterations, this will be one fantastic book. I slipstream new content into the book continuously. If you’re that puppy, you might enjoy reading a book in progress.
STRETCH Is An Excellent Book To Help You With Tomorrow’s Workplace
JANUARY 26, 2016
Indeed, the authors of the new book, STRETCH: How To Future Proof Yourself For Tomorrow’s Workplace , agree. The book starts with three specific calls to action of sorts, surfacing from their research, surveys and synthesis.
The Workplace Learning Revolution: free mini e-book
MAY 7, 2013
Wikipedia) I’ve had such a lot of interest in the new book I’m working on, The Workplace Learning Revolution , that I decided to create a free mini e-book version.Ã¢?Â¦
Modern Workplace Learning: The book is now available
OCTOBER 1, 2015
My new book is now available for purchase as a paperback or PDF. Modern Workplace Learning: A Resource Book for L&D. This book is packed with practical advice and guidance to help L&D transform their workplace learning practices both through the provision of modern training content and the promotion and support of continuous, everyday learning in […].
MAY 4, 2012
In Doc Searls Wants You to Join Him in The Intention Economy , Scott Merrill writes in Techcrunch , The book is easy to read, written in Searls’ first-person voice. While he can’t directly link from the content of the book, each chapter contains numerous footnotes with additional information and URLs to further reading. I’m not an economist, so I was marginally worried that the book would be heavy on economic theory.
PKM Book Update 1
JUNE 27, 2012
I have been very pleasantly surprised at how well my request to fund the PKM Book Project has been taken up by the community at large. So far, 30 people have sponsored at the basic $10 level.
JANUARY 7, 2013
Last month, I asked “What books would you recommend to someone who’s new to organizational learning and wants a feel for what’s going on?” Michael: 9780917917080: Amazon.com: Books. One of my many seminal books. Vance: 9780984585373: Amazon.com: Books.
PKM Book Alpha Version
SEPTEMBER 30, 2012
Regular readers know that I am working on putting all of my thoughts on personal knowledge management together, as part of my PKM book project. In my last PKM book update I mentioned I was using a WordPress plug-in to organize the writing.
Free book on business & learning
JULY 27, 2012
Download your copy here: Learning is Business. 27 pages. Just Jay
Flat Army: An Overview of the Book
DECEMBER 10, 2012
This 2-minute snippet sees me (Dan Pontefract) describe the overall thesis of the book including a brief introduction of the five key frameworks that make up a connected and engaged organization. book flat army
Apple blocking books that link to Amazon
FEBRUARY 29, 2012
Seth Godin reports that the Apple store is refusing to carry his new book: I just found out that Apple (NSDQ: AAPL) is rejecting my new manifesto Stop Stealing Dreams and won’t carry it in their store because inside the manifesto are links to buy the books I mention in the bibliography. Apple, apparently, won’t carry an ebook that contains a link to buy a hardcover book from Amazon.
12 Books That Every Leader Should Read: Updated
DECEMBER 17, 2014
I have been maintaining – and occasionally updating -- a list of “Books Every Leader Should Read” on this Work Matters blog since 2011. I have expanded it to 12 books this year and, even with that, I left out many of my favorites – and probably many of yours as well. Read the book.
Flat Army Book Launch Party … A Sea of Humanity
APRIL 22, 2013
While I understand the industry typically defaults to having quotes from famous people waxing lyrical about the contents of said book, I refused and ultimately balked at this approach. The 10 Winners of Flat Army Copies Are … the second book. book flat army personal pesonal
Book Giveaway: Nonprofit Fundraising 101 by @dheyman
JANUARY 5, 2016
Being a Happy, Healthy Nonprofit isn’t just about your physical health, it is also about enriching your knowledge and professional development. What better way than to read a book that gives you the best practical information about an important nonprofit area – fundraising.
5 Book Recommendations for Nonprofit Networking and Data Nerds
DECEMBER 22, 2014
But it is also a quiet time of year and a good time to catch up on reading. Also, if you are looking for a last minute gift for the nonprofit networking and data nerd in your life, here’s some book recommendations. If you are working with data in any way, you need this book.
Thoughts on Steve Jobs, The Book
Steven Berlin Johnson
OCTOBER 28, 2011
I can't think of a better biographer for this project--so much so that one of the strange thoughts I had after Jobs died was, "At least we're going to have this book to read." It's a very subtle book, admirable in its restraint, I think. One interesting tidbit from the book is that Jobs would have lunch with Ive almost every day he was on the Apple campus.) The most bizarre revelation for me in the book was how much the young Jobs apparently used to cry in meetings at Apple.
8 Books for Nonprofits To Read and Book Giveaway
DECEMBER 12, 2012
Every year around this time, I write a post about some books that should be valuable to those who work in the nonprofit and social good sector. If you are interested in any of these titles, please leave a comment about why you want to read the book. Books
New Book: Social Movements for Good
FEBRUARY 3, 2016
My colleague, Derrick Feldman, has just published a new book, “ Social Movements for Good ,” a guidebook for driving change, by taking advantage of the social “currency” that makes movements go viral. The book includes: Case studies of the most successful social good movements.
Flat Army Book Excerpt: Organizational Learned Helplessness
SEPTEMBER 26, 2013
Dan''s Related Posts: Autotelic: The Word of 2013 Flat Army Book Launch Party … A Sea of Humanity How did you learn about #OBL? book flat army leadership organization research B.F. Did you know that in 1886, the U.S. court system recognized the corporation as a “natural person”?
Re-imagining the Book
JUNE 20, 2011
Several months ago I decided to write a book about working smarter for managers and executives. A friend of mine who has published numerous books sent the Fieldbook to his editor, a PhD English grad in India. The book remained choppy, disjointed, and repetitive. Background.