Not Your Father’s ROI

Jay Cross

Productivity in a Networked era: Not Your Father’s ROI. One cherished industrial age concept that is proving particularly difficult to let go of is return on investment (ROI). But like Pontiacs and Oldsmobiles, old-school ROI’s day in the sun is waning. Traditional ROI.

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Contents of the informal cloud book

Jay Cross

ROI, 29, 31, 78, 79, 80, 81, 83, 128, 129, 130, 131, 132. wiki, 11, 27, 89, 90, 93, 96, 139, 160, 161, 162, 163, 170, 179. Work Smarter: Informal Learning Enters the Cloud. 19.95. Index. ADDIE, 22, 23, 102, 106. Allen Interactions, 106. Andrew McAfee, 121. ASTD, 56, 66, 120, 183.

Trending Sources

Zany times at Corporate Learning Trends

Jay Cross

Instead of a presentation, we’d have lots of pieces of content on my desktop ready to call up in response to specific questions and topics. Harold managed to app-share my wiki, which contained some of the day’s presentation graphics. Sometimes things go so far off the rails that all you can do is chuckle at life’s absurdity. Today at Learn Trends , I demonstrated my ability to screw up everything technical within reach.

How to support informal learning

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

It’s factory approach to filling people’s heads with content. Morris: In Return on Learning , Donald Vanthournout and his associates on Accenture’s Capability Development team claim that their firm achieved an ROI of 353% on its commitment to enterprise learning. Interview.

Learning With and From Others: Restructuring Budgets for Social Learning

Dan Pontefract

Blogs, wikis, microblogging, YouTube-like video sharing, tagging, ranking, virtual worlds, discussion forums, and generally any other form of user-generated content (for learning, communication, and marketing) are both practical and engaging ways to complement the learning strategy of any organization. The learning function is renowned for using external vendors in the development and delivery of learning content. But where is the ROI?

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "Did You Know 2.0" (shifthappens)

Mark Oehlert

Funny Future of e-Learning Research Cross Posting Futures Games Gaming & Learning Government Hardware Industry informal learning Innovation Insanely Cool Content Job Leads Latest News Learning Learning 2005 Learning As Art Learning/Training Learning/Web 2.0

Web 2.0 Applications in Learning

Tony Karrer

Provide the content. I've embedded all the content from the slides. Provide thoughts around the content and the discussion. There were about 7 examples mentioned including Intuit using a Wiki-like system for customers to ask questions/get advice around taxes, using a group blog with students prior to a formal learning event, the US Army's use of collaboration tools to share best practices in Iraq, and several others. 20,000 wikis with more than 100,000 users.

Guest Post: Adejare Amoo on an Industrialist’s Role in eLearning in Africa

Nancy White

In view of the self contented policy and practice in most African higher institutions, support assistance could not be readily obtained, since the donor partners could not understand their challenges. He authors and publishes the Nigeria wiki-page on the NGO’s website.

Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Mastering New Marketing Practices

John Hagel

We’ll also see a new form of ROI measure – Return On Information, again from both a customer and vendor perspective.

Connectivism & Connected Knowledge

Jay Cross

What’s more, the content lives on in the wiki and related spots around the net.


eLearning Topics

Tony Karrer

In each case, these are crude in that they look only at what terms people are using in a given content set. And now, because of eLearning Learning , I have a much better way to track these things over a much more interesting content sets. Background Explanation By selecting LMS , I've selected content that is the latest and best stuff that's associated with the term LMS. This works across any subset of the content including sources, keywords and arbitrary searches.

[from gminks] Social Learning Measurement : eLearning Technology

Tony Karrer

In this, Eric suggests the following minimum measures: Networking patterns - the relationship between people and content categories, the network make up or profile (business unit, job, level, etc), key brokers and influencers by content category, and the degree of networking across silos. I like what Kevin Jones talked about in Objection #13: How Do You Measure ROI? Rachel Happe suggested some measurements of ROI.

Top 100 eLearning Items

Tony Karrer

Introducing The Conversation Prism eLearning Trends 2007 and 2008 TechCrunch White Label Social Networking Platforms Chart How to Insert YouTube Videos in PowerPoint Presentations LinkedIn Tips and Tweaks: Do More with your LinkedIn Account Introduction to Wikis, Blogs, Social Bookmarking, Social Networking and RSS Corporate Policies on Web 2.0 My Top 25 blogs for 2008 Blogging as Reflective Practice The Elearning Apprentice Part 2: A four-level framework for evaluating social network ROI.

Top eLearning Posts

Tony Karrer

as Indicator of Valuable Content I've tried to go back and figure out what people were finding valuable. Tools - A Summary 1,147 2 28 Introduction to Wikis, Blogs, Social Bookmarking, Social Networking and RSS 702 5 25 eLearning Trends 1,820 9 24 Personal Learning Knowledge Work Environment 1,199 3 23 Web 2.0

NTEN’s We Are Media Project | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

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. 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.

Communities and Networks Connection Hotlists

Nancy White

Social Media ROI: Measuring the unmeasurable? for an Enterprise of One – Part Two - Content Monitoring - Portals and KM , March 10, 2009. CoP Series #8: Content and Community - Full Circle , March 17, 2009. The Company as Wiki by Best Buy - Elsua , April 11, 2009.

100 Conversation Topics

Tony Karrer

Topics 1, 2, 3 for LMS , LCMS , Audio , Virtual Classroom Tool , Screencast , Wiki , eLearning Game Tool , etc. My thoughts on the ROI of eLearning 2.0. Where I've found good source training content for common training needs. Browse eLearning Content at www.elearninglearning.comToday, I saw a post by someone suggesting ways to come up with ideas for blog post topics and they gave some examples.

Forrester’s Online Community Best Practices | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Home About Full Circle Contact Resources Wiki Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Feb 21 2008 Forrester’s Online Community Best Practices Published by Nancy White at 5:18 pm under Uncategorized , communities of practice , community indicators , identity , networks , online facilitation , online interaction , social media Last week I wrote briefly about the recent Forrester report on building online communities for marketing.

Social (hiccup) CRM tools

Martijn Linssen

However, they approach the world inside-out, like Lithium does: No need to chase people, content, or conversations across countless forums, blogs, or wikis. Presentation and content hardly ever go along 2010-2020: The Great Divide Twitter, just show us the algorithm - please?

Last Year's Predictions For 2008, Reviewed

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Ultimately, time is one of our most valuable resources, and I am hopeful that in 2008 it will be easier to learn, as well as to create and locate high-quality learning content. But none of these made it easier to discern information quality, and it didn't become appreciably easier to learn or locate high quality content. Useful libraries and indices of open academic content will appear, pushing commercial providers to offer some free content just to stay in the game.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Day 3 - Forecasting the Future: Predicition Markets and MMOGs

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Flash and Silverlight Content becoming Searchable - Kinda. I think the visualization aspect is interesting but I havent deceided yet if the ROI from that aspect is worth the effort.

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Mark Oehlert

This misunderstanding has led us to countless, pointless discussions about lots of issues but ROI makes a great example (you cant really measure whats going on in someones head can you? - Insanely Cool Content. Wikis. e-Clippings (Learning As Art). Subscribe to e-Clippings (a division of blogoehlert). Facebook Profile. flickr. flick This is a Flickr badge showing public photos from UX Week 2007. Make your own badge here. Me in Second Life.