Detailed stats: Social networks dominate Internet usage, Australia still #1

Ross Dawson

However Nielsen’s methodologies look only at website visits and don’t the majority of time spent on Twitter, which is on web and mobile clients. Over time initiatives such as Google+ may change that.

The 9 kinds of context that will define contextual search

Ross Dawson

The intent was to provide some different perspectives on trends in digital media as input to their deliberations. The act of typing words into a search bar is so ingrained in us that it will take a long time to change that behavior. Future of media Technology trends Web 2.0

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5 facets of employees’ increasing technology expectations

Ross Dawson

I wove a broader story about social change and its implications, though I briefly brought out five points on what employees expect from technology. One of the fastest-developing trends in enterprise technology is the ‘bring your own technology’ movement. By then the market will be different and needs will have changed. Within the massive trend of increased expectations of personal opportunity, there are a number of aspects that relate to technology.

Moving the CIO to the heart of strategy

Ross Dawson

In addition, organizational strategy increasingly depends on changing information flows, including in how they introduce new competition, change industry structure, and often shift the locus of value creation. Cloud Enterprise 2.0 Technology trends Uncategorized Web 2.0

Web 2.0 Applications in Learning

Tony Karrer

Last week I presented a session at ASTD TechKnowledge entitled eLearning 2.0 - Applications and Implications. It could just as easily have been called Web 2.0 I discussed my experience from Collaborative Learning Using Web 2.0 Moderation - On many Wiki software packages you can require approval for posting changes. Limit Authoring - You can control who is allowed to make changes. You can also limit what pages can be changed. Web 2.0

The continuing devaluation of LinkedIn connections

Ross Dawson

Perhaps you do know them but have forgotten or they’ve changed their name. Unless something shifts, the trend will continue, and the value of a LinkedIn connection will move towards zero. Enterprise 2.0 Reputation Social media Social networks Uncategorized Web 2.0How many LinkedIn requests are you getting? Very likely significantly more than you were getting just a few months ago. LinkedIn reached 100 million users in March.

Change or die

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

He travels the world, but increasingly delivers presentations and events in real time over the web. This isn’t just a bend in the road or some sort of bounce in a cyclical trend. This is a total phase change. That is a lot different from companies that have drunk the Web 2.0

Futurist conversations: Ross Dawson and Gerd Leonhard on Open vs Closed Systems

Ross Dawson

There is a long and gradual trend to open systems, but progress is rarely linear and it hasn’t shifted as fast as we may have expected. Future of business Social media Uncategorized Web 2.0

Launch of Digital Sydney: Ideas, energy, success stories, and massive potential

Ross Dawson

Fortunately that has changed significantly over the last few years, with gradually increasing state government support for the digital sector, and with the freshly-elected government giving every indication of taking it yet further. Australia Social media Technology trends Web 2.0

To Really Drive Enterprise 2.0 Forward We Need A Behaviour Change

Dan Pontefract

One key line struck me: Whether using new or traditional technologies, the key to digital transformation is re-envisioning and driving change in how the company operates. Enterprise 2.0 As McKinsey & Company points out in their 5 th annual Business and Web 2.0

Social Media and the Future: Keynote slides at CIO Summit

Ross Dawson

To provide just a little context on the flow of my keynote: I begin with the imperative of adapting to accelerating external change, and how organizations are increasingly driven by technologies originated for consumer use, including social media. After quickly running through a history of consumer social media, I look at the 10 major trends shaping the future of social media, as well as key directions in the social media platform battle. Enterprise 2.0

Business+Web 2.0 from McKinsey

Jay Cross

McKinsey has an insightful new study on business and web 2.0 For the past three years , roughly 1,700 executives from around the world—across a range of industries and functional areas—have responded to a McKinsey survey on how organizations are using Web 2.0

What is the future of the IT department?

Ross Dawson

It needs to deal with the minutiae of technological change as well as the macrotrends shaping organizations and their shifting place in the global economy. How might the IT budget process change in future? Cloud Enterprise 2.0 Scenarios Technology trends Web 2.0

Data: What the Fortune Global 100 are doing (and not doing) on social media

Ross Dawson

25% of the companies have Pinterest accounts, showing they are on top of trends. How well companies engage in social media is likely to be an increasingly accurate indicator of their ability to deal with accelerating change in the business environment. Social media Social networks Twitter Web 2.0A recent study from Burson-Marsteller looks in depth at what the Fortune Global 100 are currently doing on social media.

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Yelp leaps into the underserviced consumer review space in Australia

Ross Dawson

As I’ve noted before, for example in this interview I did on SkyNews , the shift to more visible reputations is a major trend, with two of the more prominent participants in Australia Word Of Mouth Online (which has recently changed its name from Word Of Mouth On the Web), which was founded in 2007, and Customer Underground , which is a bit over a year old. Australia Business relationships Reputation Social media Social networks Web 2.0

Insights into the evolution of Klout’s algorithm

Ross Dawson

The rise of the reputation economy is one of the most important trends of our time. Klout today unveiled a major change to its algorithm and scores. Here are some thoughts on the changes. * It is valid to regularly change algorithms. Many people feel that if Klout keeps on changing its scoring mechanism (the last major change was in October 2011) it makes it hard to believe that they have any validity at all.

7 Shifts: The Future of Social Media and Internal Communications

Ross Dawson

From the 1990s, email fundamentally changed how most jobs were done. Based on the rapid emergence of social media and other new communication platforms, there are seven key aspects to how organisational communication will change. There will be no unity in communication trends; organisations will increasingly differ in how they work. Ross Dawson is Chairman of international consulting firm Advanced Human Technologies and author of books including Implementing Enterprise 2.0.

Zany times at Corporate Learning Trends

Jay Cross

Today at Learn Trends , I demonstrated my ability to screw up everything technical within reach. Screen-sharing didn’t work for rapidly changing slides. Sometimes things go so far off the rails that all you can do is chuckle at life’s absurdity. Harold Jarche, Clark Quinn, Jane Hart, and I had planned to lead a session at noon today to explain the thinking we’ve gone through to develop a lightweight, turn-key social learning platform.

eLearning Trends 2007 and 2008

Tony Karrer

See also - Ten Predictions for eLearning 2008 I was talking with someone last night who asked me what some of the bigger eLearning Trends were. I told him about eLearning 2.0 But I also promised to point him to some of my posts that I thought would help him get a handle on the most important eLearning Trends going on today: eLearning Trend #1 - eLearning 2.0 - see What is eLearning 2.0? vs. 2.0

10 most popular blog posts on the living networks of 2012

Ross Dawson

I have just had a look at the most popular posts this year on my blog, and very interestingly almost all of the top dozen were written before this year, with perennials like the launches of our Web 2.0 General Social trends Technology trends Uncategorized

Roles in the ‘New’ Training Org

Dan Pontefract

To prepare for the inevitable, there will be the necessary change requirement to update roles in the organization. Drives Learning 2.0 / Work 2.0 culture through 1-1 and group positioning & change mgt. Web 2.0 Responsible for synchronous & asynchronous collaboration & learning opportunities via Web 2.0 Tech savvy; learning minded; change first DNA; unabashedly a futurist. social web 2.0 work 2.0

Trends in Learning

Tony Karrer

Someone was just asking me about the big trends in learning and the implications of those trends on corporate learning and development. So, here's a bit of a compilation of some of the things I've been talking about in my blog which points to some of the major trends in learning. Trends in What L&D Organizations are Doing As a result of these trends, some L&D organizations are looking to social and informal learning. And surveys such as Web 2.0

The global state of the mobile industry

Ross Dawson

Mary Meeker, formerly of Morgan Stanley and now of venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield Byers , continues to do her annual presentation at Web 2.0 KPCB Internet Trends (2011).

Troubling Trends in Organizational Networks

Jay Cross

In the middle of 2008, a notice appeared on the Informal Learning blog ( requesting participation in a survey of informal and Web 2.0 While the access to the Web and use of social media are way up from when Internet Time Group conducted a similar study a year ago, the overall picture is not rosy. Two-thirds reported that their organizations are slow to change, even when it would be in their best interest. Business Intelligence, CLO magazine, December 2008.

Review of Tibbr social enterprise platform – keynote at Sydney launch on February 8

Ross Dawson

Dennis is a famous curmudgeon and cynic, a while ago summarizing his views as Enterprise 2.0: What a crock , so it’s a real turn-around for him to now write TIBCO launches tibbr: enough to make Enterprise 2.0 ReadWriteWeb says TIBCO’s tibbr May Be the Enterprise 2.0

The Puzzling Technology Adoption Discrepancy Between Individuals and Institutions

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

And, the Impact index aims to quantify the impact of these changes on companies and individuals, as well as on competition, volatility and business performance. That is no longer the case, because the increasing rate of change all around us is rapidly obsolescing knowledge.

The Continuing Evolution of the On-Demand Economy

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Regardless of what we call it, this trend has captured the public’s imagination. The one-to-many Web 1.0 It was followed by the many-to-many Web 2.0 , where individuals could easily share content and opinions with each other.

Australia's top 25 business blogs ranked by traffic

Ross Dawson

Below I have put the list of the 25 business blogs together with their authors, ranked by their web traffic from Alexa as of today. Also Alexa figures are pretty unreliable, though at the moment there unfortunately aren't many better tools to rank blogs, with Technorati rankings changed and Wikio not comprehensive. Trends in Living Networks (Ross Dawson): 148,131. Enterprise 2.0 Social media Web 2.0

Learning = getting the job done

Jay Cross

Without a doubt, Web 2.0 By leveraging the thinking and approaches, as well as the tools and technologies, of the Web 2.0 With the advent of “Web 2.0,” we can begin to move beyond the next generation of e-Learning to the next generation of learning itself: Learning 2.0.

Social Networking and Going Back to Basics

Luis Suarez

” he comes to question whether the golden age for the Social Web is now over after that initial period of disruption and whether we are starting to enter that dangerous road of becoming a vast wasteland, just like TV is nowadays, I suppose. It’s up to us to make it change.

Working Smarter: Most popular posts of 2011

Jay Cross

Working smarter draws upon ideas from design thinking, network optimization, brain science, user experience design, learning theory, organizational development, social business, technology, collaboration, web 2.0 Enterprise 2.0 Learning 2.0 Change (3317).

Have Things Really Been THAT Bad?

Andy McAfee

by Andrew McAfee on January 21, 2009 A recent tweet by @rossdawson alerted me to a new post by Oliver Young at his Strategic Heading blog titled “Web 2.0 This is a self-explanatory title, and an accurate summary of Young’s beliefs about the impact of 2.0 As he states: &# So what do I see when I look at Web 2.0, This was the case before 2.0 Web 2.0 Web 2.0 I will be the first to tell you that Web 2.0

The Collaborative, Sharing Economy

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

One of the most intriguing was The Collaborative Economy , by Jeremiah Owyang , a partner and analyst at Altimeter Group , whose research focuses on the changing relationships between companies and their customers. . This one-to-many Web 1.0 Web 2.0

100 eLearning Articles and White Papers

Tony Karrer

Keeping Up with the Pace of Change Informal learning will help employees survive in the future workplace 3. Understanding E-Learning 2.0 There are some very interesting changes going on in the world of e-learning that seem to have crept up on practitioners. eLearn magazine: Feature Article Ten Web 2.0 Web 2.0: eLearn: Opinions Good short article on characteristics of 2.0 e-learning 2.0 Web 2.0 & Communities 2.0

Activating Latent Knowledge Capacity

George Siemens

After about a decade of experience with web 2.0, The key lesson here is that integrative technologies, in spite of the current app trend, draw greater numbers of users than single functionality tools. While “web 2.0″, This leads to new pedagogical models and changing roles for universities , notably a transition from spraying the same content to all learners to a more nuanced (knowledge gap filling?)

[2b2k] [berkman] Alison Head on how students seek information

David Weinberger

But, Alison says, the project doesn’t claim to be able to generalize to all students; they look at the relationships among different kinds of schools and overall trends. Alison plays a video: How have things changed? It’s a Web 2.0

Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

Grows - But Creating "eLearning 2.0 10 Predictions for 2011: Trends that Will Reshape the Training Industry Total spending for training services will increase by an estimated 7-9%. Others are actually are fairly instructive about what the current trends are in eLearning.

E-Learning Generations

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

But they brought withthem some radical changes to the idea of learning itself. This changed the natureof a computer program from a single entity that processed data to a collectionof independent entities - objects - that interacted with each other: they couldsend messages to each other to prompt responses, one could be 'contained' inanother, or one could be 'part' of another. The core ideas of web 2.0 Web 2.0 The core technology of web 2.0

Best articles on working smarter

Jay Cross

Working smarter draws upon ideas from design thinking, network optimization, brain science, user experience design, learning theory, organizational development, social business, technology, collaboration, web 2.0 5 Trends that will Shape our Future - Kevin Wheeler , November 16, 2011. How Business Must Change — in 30 seconds - Jay Cross , November 24, 2011. Best of Working Smarter Daily. November 1, 2011 to November 25, 2011.

Social Business in the Age of the Customer

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Starting about a decade ago with the rise of Web 2.0 , we have seen the explosive growth of social media technologies, - e.g., blogs, wikis and podcasts, - as well as platforms like Twitter, Facebook and YouTube with hundreds of millions of users. This puts business and government leaders at risk of being overcome by the tidal wave of rapid change and innovation spearheaded by knowledge-empowered customers, partners, and competitors.”.