Mon.Jun 04, 2012

Supporting the Social Workplace Learning Continuum

Jane Hart

Pulling informal learning

Harold Jarche

Take a look at these 8 demand-side knowledge management principles by Nick Milton. People don’t pay attention to knowledge until they actually need it. People value knowledge that they request more highly than knowledge that is unsolicited.

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Education for Misfits and Neurodiversity

Eide Neurolearning

From Schumpeter in the Economist, In Praise of Misfits reflects on how classrooms and marketplaces seem to love opposites. Educational experts are working diligently to turn out well-rounded graduates, while. Software firms gobble up anti-social geeks. Hedge funds hoover up equally oddball quants.

Micro-blogging can help build your organisational culture

Dan Pontefract

You're reading fresh content from Dan Pontefract at Brave New Org: “If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself.” Henry Ford.

Seven Ways to Make Sure Your Blog Gets Noticed

Beth Kanter

Flickr Photo by alshepmcr. Note from Beth: I’m packing my bags for a trip to India to lead a training for NGOs that are Packard Grantees to kick off a peer learning project called “Networked NGO.”

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Creative Economy Dispatch #1: Work and Value

Seb Paquet

This post is part of the 100-Day Journey into the Emerging Creative Economy. Source: via Seb on Pinterest. As I wrote in my introductory post to this series , my priority is for my work to create value. What do I mean by that, exactly?

Remixing the President

David Weinberger

Aaron Shaw has a very interesting post on what sure looks like contradictory instructions from the White House about whether we’re free to remix photos that have been released under a maximally permissive U.S. Government license.

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HTLGI2012: Philosopher Kings

Dave Snowden

Bad weather and to much work prevented my taking the bike into Hay today and it was a full day anyway with the emphasis switching more to political and morality. The first session on The New Philosopher Kings saw me arrive late so I missed Philip Collins (Blair's former speech writer) opening remarks but the debate is lively.


Wisconsin Recall: Last Day Campaign Update

Nine Shift

Our area a decisive one. Tom Barrett here today. And several of the Green Bay Packers have joined in and are tweeting their support and encouragement to get out the vote. GOTV is the big effort, which stands for Get Out The Vote. In tiny River Falls, Julie and others have recruited more than enough volunteers. Again, email anyone you know in Wisconsin and remind them to vote on Tuesday.


Help? Two questions on mobile for you

Clark Quinn

In the process of writing a chapter on mobile for an elearning book, the editor took my suggestion for structure and then improved upon it. I’d suggested that we have two additional sections: one on hints and tips, and the others on common mistakes. His suggestion was to crowd-source the answers. And I think it’s a good idea, so let me ask for you help, and ask you to respond via comments or to me personally: What are the hints and tips you’ve found valuable for mlearning?