Sat.Aug 03, 2019 - Fri.Aug 09, 2019

The Challenges of Automation in a Fast Changing Economy

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Change 164

leadership beyond capitalism

Harold Jarche

“We live in capitalism. Its power seems inescapable. So did the divine right of kings. Any human power can be resisted and changed by human beings. Resistance and change often begin in art, and very often in our art, the art of words.” Ursula K. Le Guin (1929-2018).

Just enough…

Euen Semple

Being a commercial lorry driver allows me to experience management from the sharp end. Most of the businesses I work for are really impressive, not only in terms of the systems and processes it takes to do my job, but also in terms of focussing effectively on the key importance of safety. There is a real skill in giving me just enough information, delivered in the right way to encourage me to take notice.

Skills 126

Lucky on Foundations

Clark Quinn

I was thinking about my next directions, and it led to me to think a bit about my foundations. And I realized I’ve been very lucky (and I’m grateful). I’ve had good parents, mentors, colleagues, and friends.

Design 153

How to Use Your Corporate Training Program to Increase Employee Efficiency

TOPYX LMS

The average employee is productive a mere three hours per day. 1 This lack of efficiency occurs for a variety of reasons. Here are a few examples: Employee Training LMS benefits Corporate LMS

PKM in Action. Part 2

Harold Jarche

In PKM in Action Part 1 I gave a few examples of how people practice personal knowledge mastery. A good way of looking at PKM is as a method to improve serendipity, or fortuitous chance encounters. Anne Adrian shared her journey of going online to seek, make sense, and to share knowledge.

PKM 173

Nonprofits Are Adding Bots to their Social Media Teams

Beth Kanter

There are many chat bot authoring platforms that make it easy for anyone to create a bot without requiring the technical expertise in natural language programming. While easy to set up, designing an effective bot for a nonprofit from scratch can be daunting.

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3 eLearning Tips that Will Grow Your Business

TOPYX LMS

“You're either growing or you're dying.” 1 It’s a bold statement from a Forbes contributor, but one that’s generally accepted in the business world. But while growth is critical to a thriving business, it’s important to focus on sustainable growth. eLearning LMS Customer Service

more than re-skilling

Harold Jarche

Skills 170

Happiness Comes From Your Mind

21 Days to Happiness

What do You do When Feel Unhappy? Everyone has days when they feel down. What do you find helps you on those gloomy days? Do you go out for a meal? Maybe see a new movie? Visit a friend? Take a walk? Do you get a buzz from jogging or going to the gym? Maybe you find it energizing to go shopping.

Study 52

Learning and Strategy

John Hagel

Scalable learning will be the key to institutional success as we move deeper into an exponentially changing world. But to really scale learning, we’re going to need to adopt a very different approach to strategy – the “zoom out, zoom in” approach.

New E-Book: #AI4Good – Nonprofit Trends and Use Salesforce.Org Cases

Beth Kanter

Salesforce.Org recently published an e-book, AI for Good: Nonprofit Trends & Use Cases. It is a good primer for nonprofits (non-techies) who want to understand what the heck AI is and how it might be useful to their nonprofit.

Data 11

hoary myths and mindfulness

Harold Jarche

Every fortnight I curate some of the observations and insights that were shared on social media. I call these Friday’s Finds.

Class 153