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 technologies.

Web 2.0 and Change Present Challenges to Many Learning Executives

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Web 2.0 Jay Cross is a champion of informal learning (and author of the definitive book on the topic), Web 2.0, Clarke famously wrote that “any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.” is that it’s NOT about the technology.

Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: SOA Versus Web 2.0?

John Hagel

At the end of last year, I posted on the relevance of Web 2.0 technologies for the enterprise. For those who have not been following my blog, I attempted my own definition of Web 2.0 " and "Web 2.0 The Global SOA" and "Is Web 2.0

Stager, Logo and Web 2.0

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

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

Web 2.0 and eLearning 2.0 Start-Up Guides

Tony Karrer

Updated 2/11/2008 - Various start-up guides/introductions to Web 2.0, Learning 2.0 and eLearning 2.0: Fast Wonder: Web 2.0 Starter Kit (previous location - Open Culture: Web 2.0 Starter Kit ) Boxes and Arrows: Web 2.0 Tour for the Enterprise eLearning Technology: Personal Learning for Learning Professionals - Using Web 2.0 School Library Learning: 23 Things PLCMC Learning 2.0:

The Puzzling Technology Adoption Discrepancy Between Individuals and Institutions

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

The Foundation index, measures the fast moving advances in technology performance and adoption, as well as the shifts of global public policy that are reducing the barriers to entry and movement. This discrepancy in technology adoption has been observed for the past few years.

"Six ways to make Web 2.0 work" (McKinsey Quarterly)

Mark Oehlert

So I am actually generally impressed by the McKinsey Quarterly and particularly their Web site. In this article , they lay out what they consider to be "six critical factors that determine the outcome of efforts to implement these technologies."

Changing Cultures in Higher Education

Jay Cross

Last week I received a nice surprise in the mail, Changing Cultures in Higher Education (Ulf Daniel Ehlers and Dirk Schneckberg eds.) Web 2.0 It describes what E-learning 2.0 is, which basic elements of Web 2.0 it builds on, and how E-learning 2.0

Learning 2.0 Tetrad Through Marshall McLuhan

Dan Pontefract

Derrick de Kerckhove, Director of the McLuhan Program of Culture and Technology at the University of Toronto since 1983 wrote McLuhan for Managers in 2003. I define Learning 2.0 learning 2.0

HR in a 2.0 World: Leading vs. Following

Dan Pontefract

Dave Ulrich is right when he says “HR holds the key to an organization’s future success”, but alas, I believe that this prophecy will only ring true if HR itself becomes ambassadors of a 2.0 3 key points I raised included: The “2.0 HR cannot be followers in the 2.0 web 2.0

Too Dot Oh: Making Sense of the Terrible 2’s

Dan Pontefract

I knew things were starting to go a little 2.0 crazy when our 3 rd child (and second daughter) was being referred to as Claire 2.0 So how are we to make sense of this 2.0 landscape when everything seems to be coined 2.0 that organizations need to flatten and become community connected in heterarchical structure, I’d like to take a stab at defining some key examples and implications for HR and the Org using (ironically) the 2.0 Web 2.0 Learning 2.0.

Research: The acceleration of Australian banks’ use of social media

Ross Dawson

Banks’ risk-averse cultures have in many cases atrophied their ability to take on the uncertainties of social media engagement, even though their future as customer-focused organizations probably significantly depends on doing it well. Australia Enterprise 2.0

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): SCORM 2.0 and Web 2.0 Considerations

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « A Flashback to an Angry Bill Gates | Main | The Definitive iPhone eCard » July 14, 2008 SCORM 2.0 and Web 2.0 Considerations Ive posted before about how I think that much of the technical architecture that underpins the commercial e-learning marketplace is several years behind the 2.0 I do think that LETSI is trying to head down this road with their SCORM 2.0 and Web 2.0

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

Ross Dawson

Dean’s first business was a bar, which led him to founding Booking Angel (which we named in the top 10 Web 2.0 Pollenizer is seeking to build up a sub-culture of failure, getting started, trying, learning, and succeeding. Australia Social media Technology trends Web 2.0

Insights into effective social media policies

Ross Dawson

Last week I was part of a panel on the SkyBusiness Technology Behind Business program discussing corporate social media policies, comprised of Peter Williams of Deloitte, Adrienne Unkovitch of Workplace Guardian, and myself. Enterprise 2.0 Social media Web 2.0

The Third Wave of the Digital Economy - Promises and Challenges

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Atkinson is founder and president of the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF), a think tank focused on science and technology policy. The first was based on personal computing, the Internet, Web 1.0, The second brought us Web 2.0,

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Roles in the ‘New’ Training Org

Dan Pontefract

That is, the way in which an organization operates in terms of formal, informal and social learning, connection, exchange, collaboration, and ‘tech’ applications/offerings will see hybrid or hub and spoke partnerships between those that currently own the collaboration technologies with those that own formal and informal learning. Collaboration & Culture Coach. Drives Learning 2.0 / Work 2.0 culture through 1-1 and group positioning & change mgt.

CoP Series #10: Stewarding Technology for Community

Nancy White

Elearning is growing and evolving hand in glove with a constellation of technologies that have their roots in a number of places. If we look back to the origins of the internet ( ARPANET ) through to today’s big emphasis on “Web 2.0″ Configure technology.

What is possible: how the social enterprise drives differentiation

Ross Dawson

While there are many perspectives on the specific benefits possible from building the social enterprise (see for example my chapter on Key Benefits and Risks in Implementing Enterprise 2.0 ), at the highest level this is about the ability to differentiate your organization. I have written before about creating competitive differentiation with Enterprise 2.0 Enterprise 2.0 Social media Social networks Web 2.0

7 critical aspects of Tibbr’s big step forward for enterprise social software

Ross Dawson

Tibbr is from the outset linked to all applications, drawing on the 140 technology and application adaptors that TIBCO has developed. Its true power to drive performance and profitability is in bringing out the unique culture and motivation to collaborate across an organization. Cloud Enterprise 2.0 Keynote speaker Social media Web 2.0Earlier this week I gave the opening keynote at the Sydney launch of Tibbr , the new social enterprise offering from TIBCO.

CoP Series #10: Stewarding Technology for Community | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Elearning is growing and evolving hand in glove with a constellation of technologies that have their roots in a number of places. If we look back to the origins of the internet ( ARPANET ) through to today’s big emphasis on “Web 2.0″ Configure technology.

Informal learning hot list for February 2009

Jay Cross

Top 10 Tools for Your Blog or Web Site. Understanding Web Operations Culture - the Graph & Data Obsession. You can harness the same technology to focus searches for information. Innovation Informal Learning Community Web 2.0Wouldn’t it be cool to let the wisdom of your crowd suggest things on the net that merit your attention? It beats threshing a barrage of chaff to locate the kernels of information you want.

The ‘Occupy IT’ Movement of Organizations

Dan Pontefract

“The characteristics and economics of infrastructural technologies, whether railroads or telegraph lines or power generators, make it inevitable that they will be broadly shared – that they will become part of the general business infrastructure. ” In the Web 2.0

stevenberlinjohnson.com: In Which I "Debate" Popular Culture With Stephen Colbert

Steven Berlin Johnson

stevenberlinjohnson.com « Happy Birthday | Main | Colbert, The Morning After » In Which I "Debate" Popular Culture With Stephen Colbert Exactly one year ago today, I made my appearance on The Daily Show. I love the way you give a credible voice to an argument that is at odds with the common myths about popular culture (video games included). Why The Web Is Like A Rain Forest. Discover column on Web 2.0.

The Continuing Evolution of the On-Demand Economy

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Some of the articles are focused on the empowerment nature of these technology-based economic models, enabling people to get what they need from each other. The one-to-many Web 1.0

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Imagination as a Journey of Survival and Discovery

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Fewer still not only survive but are able to transform their culture and re-invent themselves to the degree IBM did. But beyond that, he also dealt with IBM’s culture. . It had failed to adapt as customers, technology and competitors changed.” .

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): The Danger of "Quick Wins

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Off Topic: Lets look at this at this as a chance to learn about oil | Main | Hinchcliffe Visual on Next-Gen Apps » June 23, 2008 The Danger of "Quick Wins As I become more and more convinced that implementing next-gen/Web 2.0 is soooo much less about technology than about culture (Duh Mark, I know), then I am also becoming more and more convinced of the danger of quick wins.

stevenberlinjohnson.com: Dawn of the digital natives - is reading declining? | Technology | The Guardian

Steven Berlin Johnson

Technology | The Guardian A number of people wrote in late last year to ask what I thought of the NEA report on declining literacy, To Read Or Not To Read , in the light of my arguments in Everything Bad Is Good For You. February 07, 2008 in Web | Permalink TrackBack TrackBack URL for this entry: [link] Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Dawn of the digital natives - is reading declining? Just wanted to say that Interface Culture saved my graduate work @ college!

The ‘Occupy IT’ Movement of Organizations

Dan Pontefract

In 2003, when Nicholas Carr penned the piece “ IT Doesn’t Matte r “, an overlooked definition of what he referred to as ‘infrastructural technologies ‘ may now be, in 2012, unintentionally defining the relationship between IT and the organization.

From Mass Production to Mass Individualism

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Technology and globalizations have significantly reduced the employment opportunities and earning of middle-skill, middle-wage jobs. In the first phase, the Web offered lots of information to individuals, but control remained in the hands of institutions. Web 1.0

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 is a problem, particularly for younger employees who are extensively using social media technologies in their personal lives, but cannot properly do so at work.

Reciprocity: The Word of 2011

Dan Pontefract

With all conceptions of Web 2.0 charging full steam ahead within our organizations and institutions, parading as Enterprise 2.0, Social Business and Learning 2.0, Culture leadership organization reciprocity collaboration

Social Business: e-business 2.0. and Beyond

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

So, as Web 2.0 technologies and Social Media applications emerged several years later, it is natural that e-business would have now evolved into something like e-business 2.0 , continuing to leverage (the more recent advances of) the Internet for business value. But, as Sandy observes in Get Bold , Social Business goes way beyond its Web 2.0 The answer, in a nutshell, is technology.

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. That’s a management and people challenge, not just a technology one. Enterprise 2.0

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): A Collection of Top Ten Lists / Predictions Posts (feel free to add your own!)

Mark Oehlert

The first stop MUST be the Learning Circuits Blog "Big Question" The top Enterprise Web 2.0 stories of 2007 (Dion Hinchcliffe) Highlight: Widgets, gadgets, and roaming desktops on the Web showed enterprises how portals should really work as well as be dis-intermediated. 12 predictions for Enterprise Web 2.0 " Web achievements 101: Things to do before you die Highlight: "Get publicly slammed by Dave Winer. books futures Web 2.0

Sexting Apps Versus Helping Cure Cancer

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

But great technology? Ms Lu is a very good writer, storyteller and ethnographer , i.e., a kind of cultural anthropologist. One is the youth culture. there is a basic cultural disconnect. What they care about is coming up with more web apps.” .

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Adjusting to Life in a Hyperconnected World

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Furthermore, the Web has evolved toward its Web 2.0 , social networking phase. And, along with a whole new round of near-magical capabilities, our technologies are raising new concerns about their impact on people. . I’m still excited by technology, but I believe, and I’m here to make the case, that we’re letting it take us places that we don’t want to go.” . And we clean them up with technology. But, we equally influence and change our technologies.

The Collaborative, Sharing Economy

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

A few weeks ago I wrote about my recent participation in the 2013 Roundtable on Institutional Innovation , an Aspen Institute event that took a close look at the impact of digital technologies on the evolution of companies and other organizations. This one-to-many Web 1.0 Web 2.0

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "MIT Researchers Advance Lecture Capture with Search Capabilities" (Campus Technology)

Mark Oehlert

» February 11, 2008 "MIT Researchers Advance Lecture Capture with Search Capabilities" (Campus Technology) ( story link ) Now this is what I call an *LMS (lecture management system). books futures Web 2.0

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Semantic Technology Primer (found via Stephen D)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « video jug test | Main | "The Book of Learning and Forgetting" » June 14, 2007 Semantic Technology Primer (found via Stephen D) Thanks to Stephen for finding this great rundown on the semantic world. From the site: "Semantic technologies include software standards and methodologies thatare aimed at providing more explicit meaning for the information thatsat our disposal.

The Community Library in Our Emerging Knowledge Economy

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

As a member of its Advisory Council , I have focused primarily on the impact of digital technologies to the future of the Library. Initially, our efforts were centered on making sure that the Library properly leveraged the new capabilities of the Internet and World Wide Web, such as having a good website, a state-of-the-art online catalog, and wireless Internet access in the Library building.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "A Technology Flip Test: Introducing Channels in a World of Platforms" (Andrew McAfee)

Mark Oehlert

"So heres the flip test: imagine that current corporate collaboration and communication technologies were exclusively E2.0 platforms -- blogs, wikis, etc. -- and all of a sudden a crop ofnew channel technologies -- email, instant messaging, text messaging-- became available. How, in the flip-test universe,would the new channel technologies be received?" books futures Web 2.0

Learning 2.0 Strategy

Clark Quinn

Over the past two years, I've worked with start-ups and corporations around the world who are grappling a bit with the impact of Web 2.0 One of the more interesting aspects of this is that I've really changed and refined what I advise both audiences in terms of their learning 2.0 Seven Key Aspects of Learning 2.0 I initially attacked eLearning 2.0 and Learning 2.0 You need to be prepared to apply learning 2.0 Avoid the Culture Question Learning 2.0