Playtime is Over: Reflecting on 2015’s Service Experience Conference

Adaptive Path

Service design has matured. The third-annual conference took place November 16-17 in San Francisco, bringing together various industries and organizations to address how we design and deliver great service experiences that create value for both people and organizations.

Serving Experience As The Product

Adaptive Path

And in a service-based economy, the experience is the product customers buy. Customers weren’t buying an industrial process. Which will generate the best ROI this quarter? Experience Design Service Design

Professional library for sale

Jay Cross

Buy them all. Strong on instructional design, management, learning, eLearning, marketing & sales, and psychology. Buy them all and receive a fantastic deal. FOR SALE: Professional Library of Jay Cross.

Future of Conferences: Why People Attend

Jay Cross

Basic foundation skills for those new to the field: ROI, design, media. Peruse recent books, meet authors, buy trade books. I’m investigating the future of f2f conferences. Will conferences be disrupted à la newspaper business?

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. Qualitative Evaluation There is more than quantitative metrics for evaluating your social media ROI.

Future Approaches in UX: 10 FAUX Methods to Rock Your World 

Adaptive Path

Gamification , mental models , bodystorming , sketchboarding , Lean UX , service design. In an industry changing as quickly as UX design it's sometimes hard to stay on top of all the latest terms and trends. Parkour Design Sprints is the new black.

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Future Approaches in UX: 10 FAUX Methods to Rock Your World 

Adaptive Path

Gamification , mental models , bodystorming , sketchboarding , Lean UX , service design. In an industry changing as quickly as UX design it's sometimes hard to stay on top of all the latest terms and trends. Parkour Design Sprints is the new black.

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Online Educa 08

Jay Cross

Blogs Business Blog & history Learning Blog & history Internet Time Alliance Loading Books Buy | Read an Excerpt Read an Excerpt Colleagues Jane Hart Jon Husband Harold Jarche Charles Jennings Clark Quinn Popular articles Not Your Fathers ROI What is informal learning?

Connectivism & Connected Knowledge

Jay Cross

Blogs Business Blog & history Learning Blog & history Internet Time Alliance Loading Books Buy | Read an Excerpt Read an Excerpt Colleagues Jane Hart Jon Husband Harold Jarche Charles Jennings Clark Quinn Popular articles Not Your Fathers ROI What is informal learning?

ROI 117

On taking personalized ads personally

Doc Searls

What the ads reflect are the audience demographics approved by businesses willing to purchase impressions against a profile to which you fit in hopes of turning a ROI. There is a lot of profit potential for marketers who can accurately design marketing funnels for products/services based on demographic profiling and intentional modeling using a demand side platform like Facebook.

Why I like "Social Business" better than "e-Learning"

Mark Oehlert

This amorphous name thing has been clouding the ROI debate since the start of time. I''ll buy some of that and we''ll be a learning organization!" I think people really want to be learning organizations but they want to think that it''s a solution buy to get there. I was reading a post by Chris Heuer (you should also read this one ) and the central focus was on the worthiness of "social business" as a generic brand name for what we''re currently engaged in.

ROI 43

Charles Schulz Museum

Jay Cross

Blogs Business Blog & history Learning Blog & history Internet Time Alliance Loading Books Buy | Read an Excerpt Read an Excerpt Colleagues Jane Hart Jon Husband Harold Jarche Charles Jennings Clark Quinn Popular articles Not Your Fathers ROI What is informal learning?

ROI 117

Origins of “eLearning”

Jay Cross

e Commerce, which was mainly about buying things online, was morphing into e Business, which involved doing things online.

Origins of “eLearning”

Jay Cross

e Commerce, which was mainly about buying things online, was morphing into e Business, which involved doing things online.

Charles Schulz Museum

Jay Cross

Blogs Business Blog & history Learning Blog & history Internet Time Alliance Loading Books Buy | Read an Excerpt Read an Excerpt Colleagues Jane Hart Jon Husband Harold Jarche Charles Jennings Clark Quinn Popular articles Not Your Fathers ROI What is informal learning?

ROI 117

Charles Schulz Museum

Jay Cross

Blogs Business Blog & history Learning Blog & history Internet Time Alliance Loading Books Buy | Read an Excerpt Read an Excerpt Colleagues Jane Hart Jon Husband Harold Jarche Charles Jennings Clark Quinn Popular articles Not Your Fathers ROI What is informal learning?

ROI 117

Charles Schulz Museum

Jay Cross

Blogs Business Blog & history Learning Blog & history Internet Time Alliance Loading Books Buy | Read an Excerpt Read an Excerpt Colleagues Jane Hart Jon Husband Harold Jarche Charles Jennings Clark Quinn Popular articles Not Your Fathers ROI What is informal learning?

ROI 117

Charles Schulz Museum

Jay Cross

Blogs Business Blog & history Learning Blog & history Internet Time Alliance Loading Books Buy | Read an Excerpt Read an Excerpt Colleagues Jane Hart Jon Husband Harold Jarche Charles Jennings Clark Quinn Popular articles Not Your Fathers ROI What is informal learning?

ROI 117

Charles Schulz Museum

Jay Cross

Blogs Business Blog & history Learning Blog & history Internet Time Alliance Loading Books Buy | Read an Excerpt Read an Excerpt Colleagues Jane Hart Jon Husband Harold Jarche Charles Jennings Clark Quinn Popular articles Not Your Fathers ROI What is informal learning?

ROI 117

Charles Schulz Museum

Jay Cross

Blogs Business Blog & history Learning Blog & history Internet Time Alliance Loading Books Buy | Read an Excerpt Read an Excerpt Colleagues Jane Hart Jon Husband Harold Jarche Charles Jennings Clark Quinn Popular articles Not Your Fathers ROI What is informal learning?

ROI 117

Charles Schulz Museum

Jay Cross

Blogs Business Blog & history Learning Blog & history Internet Time Alliance Loading Books Buy | Read an Excerpt Read an Excerpt Colleagues Jane Hart Jon Husband Harold Jarche Charles Jennings Clark Quinn Popular articles Not Your Fathers ROI What is informal learning?

ROI 117

Charles Schulz Museum

Jay Cross

Blogs Business Blog & history Learning Blog & history Internet Time Alliance Loading Books Buy | Read an Excerpt Read an Excerpt Colleagues Jane Hart Jon Husband Harold Jarche Charles Jennings Clark Quinn Popular articles Not Your Fathers ROI What is informal learning?

ROI 117

Charles Schulz Museum

Jay Cross

Blogs Business Blog & history Learning Blog & history Internet Time Alliance Loading Books Buy | Read an Excerpt Read an Excerpt Colleagues Jane Hart Jon Husband Harold Jarche Charles Jennings Clark Quinn Popular articles Not Your Fathers ROI What is informal learning?

ROI 117

Charles Schulz Museum

Jay Cross

Blogs Business Blog & history Learning Blog & history Internet Time Alliance Loading Books Buy | Read an Excerpt Read an Excerpt Colleagues Jane Hart Jon Husband Harold Jarche Charles Jennings Clark Quinn Popular articles Not Your Fathers ROI What is informal learning?

ROI 117

Top 100 eLearning Items

Tony Karrer

Second Life is not a teaching tool Tool Set 2009 New Design for My Smile Sheet The art of changing the brain Writing Less Objectionable Learning Objectives How to Convert Your PowerPoint Presentation into an Elearning Course Social Media makes this course stand out Should All Learning Professionals Be Blogging? Try Before You Buy Tools Used Better Conferences - Response Needed Roles in CoP's The science of learning Learning 2.0

Why I like "Social Business" better than "e-Learning"

Mark Oehlert

This amorphous name thing has been clouding the ROI debate since the start of time. I'll buy some of that and we'll be a learning organization!" I think people really want to be learning organizations but they want to think that it's a solution buy to get there. I was reading a post by Chris Heuer (you should also read this one ) and the central focus was on the worthiness of "social business" as a generic brand name for what we're currently engaged in.

ROI 32

Web 2.0 and Change Present Challenges to Many Learning Executives

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

He has challenged conventional wisdom about how adults learn since designing the first business degree program offered by the University of Phoenix three decades ago.”. The ROI stuff is totally bogus and organizations shouldn’t waste their time on it. Web 2.0

Second Life Gets All Corporate'y.Finally?

Mark Oehlert

A well-played move is that Rivers Run Red has explained "that if customers buy into IWS 2.0, That future proofing is part of the ROI that Rivers is pushing." " The only lingering doubt I have is one related to design. How about "Second Life gets its suit on!"?

Your favorite 2009 posts on Internet Time Blog

Jay Cross

People still buy copies of Implementing eLearning today. Now some instructors and traditional instructional designers see me as a job threat. Not Your Father’s ROI. eLearning is not a big cost-cutter. C orporations are flocking to eLearning for all the wrong reasons.

Notes from ALT-C

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

wikipedia, (compare with microcosm - which linked to dictionary definitions - but you had to buy the OED to do it "The notion of students as change agents is a relatively new concpt." -- Malcom Ryan Rachel Winston How we can shape the development of a new culture of learning by creating a new partnership between students and educators. political view of the prevailing culture 1. why NUS thinks is an ideal model 2. how you in your role can build these partnerships 3.

He Had a Bad Day

Tony Karrer

This misunderstanding has led us to countless, pointless discussions about lots of issues but ROI makes a great example (you can't really measure what's going on in someone's head can you? - I hate to tell you, but while you are technically correct that learning is an outcome of something else you can still sell "learning solutions" - solutions designed to achieve learning as an outcome. Maybe I should buy a beer for him in San Jose

ROI 100

Quotes from 2010

Harold Jarche

No matter how many pairs of reading glasses I buy & strategically place around the house they are never nearby when I need them.” tdebaillon “Most companies aren’t designed for collaboration.” charlesjennings “ROI on social learning? Tweet I found many quotes this past year, especially via Twitter. Here are most of them, all together (this way I’ll be able to find them all when I want to use them). NetworkLearning.

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Root and Branch

Mark Oehlert

Well for one because we can''t do ROI on "learning" because we can''t sell learning. Here''s a little experiment, find the library of HBR case studies - now search for all the case studies that focus on training or even better the role of instructional design and/or ADDIE in corporate success. The need to bang away at the accepted canon of instructional design and understand that for most of it''s life, ISD has had nothing to do with fostering learning. .

ROI 50

[from gminks] Social Learning Measurement : eLearning Technology

Tony Karrer

Im not sure I buy how much real impact any of this will have on bottom line measures. I like what Kevin Jones talked about in Objection #13: How Do You Measure ROI? Rachel Happe suggested some measurements of ROI. number of posts, how often people read them, quality ratings) are going to be especially useful for helping us improve our social-media designs (and support), but NOT so helpful to prove/show cost-benefit, AND certainly very little to actually improve learning.

Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Mastering New Marketing Practices

John Hagel

Conventional brands are built upon product or vendor-centric promises: “Buy from me because I have great products or because I am a great vendor.” We’ll also see a new form of ROI measure – Return On Information, again from both a customer and vendor perspective.

NTEN’s We Are Media Project | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

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. Home About Full Circle Contact Resources Wiki Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Jul 27 2008 NTEN’s We Are Media Project Published by Nancy White at 1:25 pm under social media Beth Kanter is stewarding a very cool project for NTEN, We Are Media.

Forrester’s Online Community Best Practices | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

I’d suggest linking to Beth Kanter’s great stuff on ROI. From a design standpoint, I think this point is made, but I also think it could be stronger. Visual design is not mentioned. Visual design that is appropriate to the target audience in critical.

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LearnTrends: Backchannel

Jay Cross

DGlow: Asked the question yesterday- traditional design has ADDIE and other models. Jeanne Farrington: How about design? Moderator (Clark Quinn): there'll be a role for design, context is critical. Bob MacKie: It's not a question of design tools.

Full Circle Associates " More on community management (part 3 or "what's in a name")

Nancy White

How do you measure your ROI on intuition? In general, I think the “manager&# designation in community manager sometimes ends-up merging two very different roles into one.

ROI 145

More on community management (part 3 or “what’s in a name”) | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

How do you measure your ROI on intuition? In general, I think the “manager&# designation in community manager sometimes ends-up merging two very different roles into one.

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More on community management (part 3 or “what’s in a name”) | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

How do you measure your ROI on intuition? In general, I think the “manager&# designation in community manager sometimes ends-up merging two very different roles into one.

ROI 145

More on community management (part 3 or “what’s in a name”) | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

How do you measure your ROI on intuition? In general, I think the “manager&# designation in community manager sometimes ends-up merging two very different roles into one.

ROI 145

More on community management (part 3 or “what’s in a name”) | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

How do you measure your ROI on intuition? In general, I think the “manager&# designation in community manager sometimes ends-up merging two very different roles into one.

ROI 145