Dear C-Suite: We Don’t Do Training Anymore

Dan Pontefract

But it is my argument learning professionals must help the C-Suite understand that training is merely an event and that learning must now be defined as a connected, collaborative and continuous process. “Then I lead them down the logic path that points to social and collaborative learning – then they get it,” she concluded. The combination of social and informal learning alongside new collaborative technologies has created a sharing culture at ING Direct.

The Smart Worker : shares what s/he learns

Jane Hart

These are not just trivial materials, but valuable performance support resources, for example: How-to materials at sites like Wiki How – “ the world’s collaborative how-to manua l&# – that provide clear steps on how to do something, e.g. How to add a movie to an iPad. People often cite Wikipedia as a unreliable source since it is a “collaborative&# encyclopaedia. 2 -Intelpedia – collaborative resource building. Tweet.

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Micro-blogging can help build your organisational culture

Dan Pontefract

Flash ahead in time to 2006 and the concept of IRC and person-to-person texting was significantly enhanced by Odeo Company General Manager Evan Williams and programmer Jack Dorsi of the United States, to become an open, internet-based, 140 character messaging, collaboration and status update service we now know as Twitter. When micro-blogging is brought to fruition inside the organization, safely tucked within the corporate firewalls, the connection can be extremely powerful.

Working smarter

Jay Cross

Sometimes it’s easier to add smarts to the workflow (performance support) than to stuff things into people’s heads. Empowering people to take action rests on clearing obstacles out of the way and incorporating next practices into workflow. Working smarter draws ideas from design thinking, network optimization, brain science, user experience design, learning theory, organizational development, social business, technology, collaboration, web 2.0 Example: collaboration.

Micro-blogging can help build your organisational culture

Dan Pontefract

Flash ahead in time to 2006 and the concept of IRC and person-to-person texting was significantly enhanced by Odeo Company General Manager Evan Williams and programmer Jack Dorsi of the United States, to become an open, internet-based, 140 character messaging, collaboration and status update service we now know as Twitter. When micro-blogging is brought to fruition inside the organization, safely tucked within the corporate firewalls, the connection can be extremely powerful.

Through the Workscape Looking Glass

Jay Cross

Theoretically, your Workscape — the realm where you’ll be wielding your influence on performance and learning — could stretch way beyond your firewall to include nearly everyone the organization interacts with. Experiential earning is migrating into the workflow at a very fast rate. Nurturing the Workscape requires competencies such as business problem analysis, collaboration experts, community managers, and moxie. Collaboration and cooperation. Collaboration.

FAQ 139

Open Business Strategies – Helping Someone Else Achieve Their Goals

Luis Suarez

Over the course of the last few years, there have been a good number of occasions where, when working with fellow colleagues, customers or business partners, plenty of knowledge workers kept asking me what would be the best way for them to get started with their own adoption efforts of social software, both inside and outside of the firewall, so that it wouldn’t be too painful, but at the same time they wouldn’t lag behind too much in the attempt.

Toward a Pattern Language for Enterprise 2.0 : Andrew McAfee’s Blog

Andy McAfee

is not just social software inside the firewall. This is not "workflow" or the world of software applications that your pattern table characterizes under 1.0. Andrew McAfee’s Blog The Business Impact of IT Home Home RSS Search Toward a Pattern Language for Enterprise 2.0

Communities and Networks Connection Hotlists

Nancy White

Twitter Compared to IM, Email and Forums - Collaborative Thinking , March 2, 2009. Again - Collaborative Thinking , March 12, 2009. Understanding Communities of Practice - Collaborative Thinking , March 6, 2009. Best Buy & Enterprise Social Networking - Collaborative Thinking , March 19, 2009 (This post also showed up as a shared link a lot in my Twitter stream.). Workflow 2.0 - Library Clips , March 23, 2009.