The future is people, not technology

Jay Cross

The future is people, not technology. Digital Habitats posits the role of the community technology steward. The steward then selects the simplest technology to advance the community as both the technology and the organization progress. More Human Than Human.

Communities / Social Networking and LMS Merger

Tony Karrer

Update 12/7/07 - Great comments from David Wilkins (see below) including: user-generated content is going to change eLearning; anyone who thinks otherwise or who is not yet planning for the shift is going to be left wondering what the heck happened in just a few years. I've not seen a lot about Mzinga in the eLearning world, but it represents something pretty interesting. The top execs at Mzinga are not the top execs from KnowledgePlanet. I wonder if mzinga does?

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LMS and Social Learning

Tony Karrer

Mzinga seems to have jumped out early with a strong social platform that also has an LMS capability. Dave Wilkins from Mzinga talks about the two models of social learning as depicted by the diagram on the right. eLearning Technology. Browse eLearning Content

Social Network Analysis - Twitter - Social Media - Best Stuff from Last Week

Tony Karrer

Overcoming Top 10 Objections to Social Learning - Social Enterprise Blog , April 24, 2009 Ten commandments of e-learning (content design) - Clive on Learning , April 30, 2009 Twitter Learning - eLearning Technology , April 30, 2009 Learning Goals - eLearning Technology , April 29, 2009 An eight-step process using Post-it notes to gain meeting consensus. 4) Social Networks (23) Adoption (8) eLearning Technology. Browse eLearning Content

Business of Learning

Tony Karrer

Future of Training Started Yesterday – Dave Wilkins – Mzinga The gist: we need to completely rethink training departments and responsibilities from the ground up (both literally and figuratively) and we need to recognize that we are midst of a transition to a new normal.

2008 2009

Tony Karrer

I don't have numbers to back this up, but I'm pretty sure that it's the case that we are creating more content on web pages outside of a course and less inside of courses. Mzinga is going a different direction focusing on collaboration and social media capabilities.