Web 2.0 Applications in Learning
MARCH 3, 2008
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
Detailed stats: Social networks dominate Internet usage, Australia still #1
SEPTEMBER 12, 2011
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.
Serendipity is at the heart of today’s emerging society
APRIL 21, 2011
Because I thought that maybe the audience wasn’t familiar with it, so it would be a good change to share something truly different. Serendipity is for me a deeply meaningful word.
Changing thinking, changing systems
DECEMBER 23, 2011
“The challenge of the coming century is to change the value system of society. 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 Tweet Here are some of the insights and observations that were shared on Twitter this past week. Vaclav Havel” via @BillMcKibben. “Intellectual property is an oxymoron.
The continuing devaluation of LinkedIn connections
SEPTEMBER 6, 2011
Perhaps you do know them but have forgotten or they’ve changed their name. 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. As one of the first 10,000 users, I early on saw the potential of a purely professional social network.
JANUARY 16, 2013
Paragogy is not a recipe: its ideas can grow and change to suit the needs of the moment; as it has matured, it has become more of an “approach” than it is a set of set-in-stone principles. Informal Learning Web 2.0The Peeragogy Handbook. How to Use this Handbook.
The 9 kinds of context that will define contextual search
JANUARY 18, 2011
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 2.0Yesterday I did the kick-off presentation and workshop at a strategy planning session of a major online media company.
Change or die
Jay Cross's Informal Learning
JANUARY 13, 2011
He travels the world, but increasingly delivers presentations and events in real time over the web. This is a total phase change. That is a lot different from companies that have drunk the Web 2.0 Change Informal LearningLX Briefing.
Where news website traffic comes from: Google vs Facebook
MAY 9, 2011
The landscape of traffic sources for news websites is continually changing, but Facebook is certainly increasing in the mix, and other social sites will continue to rise. Future of media Influence Social media Web 2.0
The 90-9-1 Collaboration Paradox: Org’s Should Aim To Reverse It
APRIL 2, 2011
Gartner published some worldwide summative data in 2010 that outlined the perceived importance of traditional communication technologies and 2.0 They are the individuals who, at a 0% collaboration level, are simply ‘aware’ of the 2.0 collaboration 90-9-1 lurking organization web 2.0
On my 3rd Twitter birthday: 7 reasons Twitter is central to my life
JUNE 20, 2011
Of course I have to use it well for this to happen, but it is unquestionably the most valuable tool I have for keeping abreast of the most important and interesting changes in the world. Social media Social networks Twitter Web 2.0Earlier today I noticed it’s three years since my life on Twitter began. At the time I wrote about my belated entry to Twitterland.
Revisiting the future of PR
SEPTEMBER 13, 2011
Yet the PR industry has not markedly prospered relative to adjacent industries, which have muscled in on the new work generated in a rapidly changing landscape. Future of media Influence Professional services Social media Uncategorized Web 2.0For many reasons PR (or perhaps rather what PR could be) is close to the center of my interests.
Study: Increased customer expectations are driving corporate uptake of social media
AUGUST 10, 2012
This happens to be highly aligned with my perspective that increased expectations are at the heart of social change, as expressed in my Transformation of Business framework. Marketing departments see themselves as understanding and responding to changes in customer expectations.
Blogging is fragmenting into multi-platform content creation – long live blogging!
FEBRUARY 21, 2011
I’ve been blogging since 2002, and seen many changes in the space over the last 9 years, from a massive surge over many years to a fragmentation into multiple forms: * ‘Traditional’ blogs; * Micro-blogs such as Twitter; and. Social media Social networks Social trends Web 2.
Futurist conversations: Ross Dawson and Gerd Leonhard on Open vs Closed Systems
AUGUST 2, 2011
Facebook has become more open over time due to customer pressure, however now that Google+ has provided a ready way to export personal profiles that changes the competitive landscape in social networks. * Future of business Social media Uncategorized Web 2.0
To Really Drive Enterprise 2.0 Forward We Need A Behaviour Change
NOVEMBER 28, 2011
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
Collaborative Learning Using Web 2.0 Tools - A Summary
MAY 16, 2006
Background Over the past six weeks, I've been leading a course: Collaborative Learning Using Web 2.0 / eLearning 2.0 This course is designed to teach how to design and build collaborative learning experiences using Web 2.0 / eLearning 2.0 My only problem was that I didn't really have a way to change the class design significantly based on the result and I should have. Keywords: eLearning 2.0 , Web 2.0 , Collaborative Learning
The state of expert networks and the rising role of LinkedIn
JULY 10, 2011
TechCrunch reports that Job Change Identifier and Bullhorn are examples of services providing alerts when people leave companies. Financial services Social networks Web 2.0It is some years now since ‘expert networks’ have become a significant force, linking subject matter experts in science, technology, and business to clients, largely in funds management and finance, usually at very healthy hourly rates.
Keynote slides on The Transformation of Government
JULY 18, 2011
It is actually quite significant for an outsider like myself to be invited to speak at the event, let alone on a big picture view of a rapidly changing world. The conference is intended to be a landmark event, several months since the NSW government changed after 16 years of Labor incumbency, and anticipating potentially dramatic change in how the state government functions in the years ahead. If you are not attending, the entire conference will be live-streamed to the web.
What is possible: how the social enterprise drives differentiation
FEBRUARY 2, 2011
As such I gave a big picture view of how our increasingly networked world is changing organizations, spent some time on the vision of what a better-connected company can be and can achieve, and wrapped up with some of the realities to recognize in achieving the grand vision. I have written before about creating competitive differentiation with Enterprise 2.0 Enterprise 2.0 Social media Social networks Web 2.0
Social Media and the Future: Keynote slides at CIO Summit
JULY 23, 2012
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. Enterprise 2.0 Future of work Keynote speaker Social media Social networks Web 2.0This afternoon I am giving a keynote on Social Media and the Future at the Australian CIO Summit in the Gold Coast.
Business+Web 2.0 from McKinsey
SEPTEMBER 6, 2009
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
Reconfiguring the world of business around the customer
SEPTEMBER 5, 2011
The esteemed JP Rangaswami , who was at the very front of creating Enterprise 2.0 The second step is at the heart of what is changing in business today, with social media giving customers a voice, and an increasing proportion of companies engaging with that. Business relationships Enterprise 2.0 Future of business Uncategorized Web 2.0
Web 2.0 and Change Present Challenges to Many Learning Executives
Jay Cross's Informal Learning
DECEMBER 13, 2009
Web 2.0 and Change Present Challenges to Many Learning Executives. Jay Cross is a champion of informal learning (and author of the definitive book on the topic), Web 2.0, Do you think that some of the advancements in technology—such as Web.
The many and varied risk factors in Facebook’s IPO
FEBRUARY 1, 2012
Certain competitors, including Google, could use strong or dominant positions in one or more markets to gain competitive advantage against us in areas where we operate including: by integrating competing social networking platforms or features into products they control such as search engines, web browsers, or mobile device operating systems; by making acquisitions; or by making access to Facebook more difficult. Social media Social networks Uncategorized Web 2.0
Launch of Digital Sydney: Ideas, energy, success stories, and massive potential
MAY 30, 2011
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
Data: What the Fortune Global 100 are doing (and not doing) on social media
AUGUST 15, 2012
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. Burson-Marsteller Global Social Media Check-Up 2012 from Burson-Marsteller.
Quality and Web 2.0
JUNE 13, 2007
In a post by Will Richardson - Web 2.0 Andrew tells us - it's obvious that Web 2.0 As Michael Gorman tells us in Web 2.0: In Web 2.0, At the same time, one of the people commenting on Will's post said: To me Web 2.0 What's changed is that there now are incredibly easy to use tools that allow all of us to be content creators. I also believe that something else is changing - access to resources.
PushStart launches new startup accelerator program in Australia
DECEMBER 14, 2011
The program is focused on identifying intelligent, coachable, passionate founders of scalable early-stage web and/or mobile tech startups and helping them to shape, grow and prepare their startups for follow-on funding if needed. PushStart is the the product of our learning from other game-changing accelerator programs (e.g. Australia Entrepreneurship Uncategorized Web 2.0The Australian startup scene continues to heat up.
Yelp leaps into the underserviced consumer review space in Australia
NOVEMBER 29, 2011
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
AUGUST 14, 2012
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. The biggest complaint people had with Klout’s last algorithm change is that most people’s scores went down.
Stager, Logo and Web 2.0
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
SEPTEMBER 4, 2007
Gary Stager offers an impressive assessment of the use of Web 2.-0 His criticisms are directed mostly toward David Warlick and others who are advocating the 'revolutionary' use of Web 2.0 I think his criticisms are effective against the School 2.0 And I think that it is because the School 2.0 However, there are some primary differences between Logo (and its variants) and the panoply of Web 2.0 tools, including: The Web 2.0 The Web 2.0
7 Shifts: The Future of Social Media and Internal Communications
AUGUST 31, 2010
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. Ross Dawson is Chairman of international consulting firm Advanced Human Technologies and author of books including Implementing Enterprise 2.0. Enterprise 2.0 Future of business Social media Social networks Web 2.0
Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: SOA Versus Web 2.0?
APRIL 25, 2006
At the end of last year, I posted on the relevance of Web 2.0 For those who have not been following my blog, I attempted my own definition of Web 2.0 Some of Dions key postings on this topic are "Running a business on Web-based software" , "Web 2.0
Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: What is Web 2.0?
SEPTEMBER 25, 2005
Redux » What is Web 2.0? Listening to the wide-ranging conversations regarding the Web 2.0 Unfortunately, as the Wikipedia entry on Web 2.0 Google AdSense is Web 2.0. Ofoto is Web 1.0; Flickr is Web 2.0." Web 2.0
What is the future of the IT department?
FEBRUARY 1, 2011
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
Web 2.0 - Consumer vs. Enterprise Use
SEPTEMBER 30, 2007
that discusses the difference in how Web 2.0 I've talked about adoption of web 2.0 tools in the enterprise before in this blog: Adoption of Web 2.0 and eLearning 2.0 Revisited Enterprise 2.0 - What's the PU? Where Will the Change Come From? Facilitating Adoption of Web 2.0 Tools Emergence or Big System Web 2.0 This wave of change is going to happen by personal and group adoption.
Themes of the day: Consumerization of IT, Crowdsourcing for small business, Crowdsourcing in PR
MARCH 29, 2012
The challenges for CIOs and IT departments of these changes are enormous. Cloud Crowdsourcing Enterprise 2.0 Future of work Keynote speaker SME Technology Social media Social networks Uncategorized Web 2.0These are frantically busy days, which is squeezing my ability to blog and capture some of the fascinating stuff flying by.
eLearning is not the answer
FEBRUARY 20, 2009
We were going to change the world and pick up some dot-com riches while we did it. Face-to-face is unparalleled for changing behavior and rallying emotions. Business learning ROI Informal Learning Web 2.0eLearning is not a big cost-cutter.
Web 2.0 Tools in the Enterprise
MARCH 21, 2007
I first saw Andrew McAffee's post on uses of Web 2.0 I'd also suggest that part of the reason that I always suggest that Wikis will get faster uptake than things like Blogs and Social Bookmarking is that Wikis can be a better replacement for something else without much behavior change. It's just a really easy way for a group of people to put up web pages. approaches inside of corporations - quite good at identifying some different patterns.