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Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

The 'Make America Great Again' stands both as a reference to Trump and a reference to the state of affairs prior to the civil rights movement, and associates them (as Trump himself may have intended, but that's a separate issue). Any charitable reading of Trump requires that "great again" refer to the best states of affairs in the past, not the worst. Maybe it refers to America of the 1950s.

How To Build A Truly Purpose-Driven Company Through The Example Of Stocksy

Dan Pontefract

AirBnB is a prime example of disruption in the hotel industry. Stocksy is an exceptional example to delve deeper into the notion of being a Platform Cooperative. You are undoubtedly familiar with so-called “sharing economy” titans such as Uber and AirBnB.

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Is Your Future Boss Horrible? A 10 Point Reference Check - Bob.

Bob Sutton

A 10 Point Reference Check.    We developed ten "reference check"  questions that you can ask people who have worked with and for your prospective boss -- or perhaps had him or her as a client -- to help determine if you are at risk of going to work for an asshole. Can you provide examples from experience?” Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Is Your Future Boss Horrible? A 10 Point Reference Check : Comments. Bob Sutton.

An example of informal learning from Europe

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Refer to manuals and instructions. Please refer to the research I’ve done at Sara Lee, with my team at KPMG Consulting. Three years ago I talked with a former KPPG consultant, Harm Wegstra, at Online Educa Berlin.

Shift in eLearning from Pure Courseware towards Reference Hybrids

Tony Karrer

The shift I'm seeing is away from the design of pure "courseware" solutions and much more to "reference hybrid" solutions. Reference" is static content - meaning no interaction other than allowing the user to link from page-to-page and to search. Reference sometimes comes out as "job aids" or "online support" or "online help" or various other things. Thus, "reference" to me is a good umbrella term. Am I missing an alterative term for "reference?"

Great Example of Group Collaboration - e-Book: E-learning Concepts and Techniques

Tony Karrer

As an example - look at the section on Instructional Design Models. This is both a great reference piece and a great introduction to eLearning. I found this via Eric Tremblay - e-Learning Acupuncture: Q: Does group collaboration online work? E-Learning Concepts and Techniques is a collaborative e-book project by Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania's Department of Instructional Technology students and guest authors.

[liveblog][PAIR] Jess Holbrook

David Weinberger

” He refers to a blog post he did with Josh Lovejoy about human-centered ML. He gives some examples. E.g., a human draws an example, and the neural net generates alternatives. I’m at the PAIR conference at Google. Jess Holbrook is UX lead for AI.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Great New PaperVision Examples - 3D in Your Browser

Mark Oehlert

» February 28, 2008 Great New PaperVision Examples - 3D in Your Browser Ive blogged before about e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Small Basket of Virtual World Items | Main | Using GMail and Thunderbird.thoughts?

bias thwarts innovation

Harold Jarche

I just wanted to get the ideas written out and the references linked. One example is a pharmaceutical journal interview with Céline Schillinger, whom I know through social media and the Change Agents Worldwide community of practice.

Should we stop saying ‘commit’ suicide?

Mind Hacks

There is a movement in mental health to avoid the phrase ‘commit suicide’ It is claimed that the word ‘commit’ refers to a crime and this increases the stigma for what’s often an act of desperation that deserves compassion, rather than condemnation.

Learning Without Training

Jay Cross

Here are a few examples of learning before and after instituting the learning infrastructure we call a Workscape.

workplace of the future

Harold Jarche

Each of us provided input and references for the course. It is now up to the rest of us to continue that work, and Clark has set an excellent example of getting the message out.

The Knowledge and Learning Transfer Problem

Charles Jennings

Some organisations, such as Citibank , refer to their 70:20:10 approach as the 3Es – learning through experience, exposure and education. When we develop a new capability, for example, it’s best to acquire it within the context we’re going to use it.

70:20:10 – towards 100% performance

Harold Jarche

The book consists of 100 practitioner-focused articles, many of which provide checklists and examples. It is focused on helping people to implement the reference model. The reference model integrates training, performance improvement, and social learning.

Information is the opposite of information

David Weinberger

The ordinary language use of the term (well, one of them) is to refer to something you are about to learn or have just learned: “I have some information for you, sir! ” But we use the term primarily to refer to news that’s not all that important to us personally. For example, if you asked someone for your doctor’s address, what you learned you might well refer to as “information.”

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Book Review: Originals by Adam Grant

Dan Pontefract

For example, the book has more than 250 references. Early on in the book, he references a myopic decision of his own that impacted his financial well-being. Second, he provides several examples concerning the first mover advantage.

New Hire Practices

Harold Jarche

I’ve looked at several examples and am very interested in unique practices (outliers) beyond the corporate norm. I’d appreciate any unique examples if you can share them. Reference : Onboarding bookmarks on Diigo.

When Power Overthrows Common Sense

Dan Pontefract

Despite every management article known to humankind suggesting leaders in new positions of power should be doing the exact opposite, there continues to be example after example of leaders who succumb to the blinkers. I’ve witnessed it before.

Shooting the Sacred Cows of OD

Dave Snowden

I then moved on to attack the following: The assumption that if you sort out the individuals the system will look after itself (the motivated corpses directly refers). Yesterday I referenced a tweet from the Welsh Academy session at which I was a keynote Thursday.

The Internet deserves its proper noun

Doc Searls

And “the telephone” referred to a single thing of which there billions of individual examples. There are other examples of neither. We see that with messaging, for example. The NYTimes says the Mandarins of language are demoting the Internet to a common noun.

More (somewhat) emotionally intelligent signage in a parking lot.

Dan Pink

” And he included this example from the parking lot of a nearby Chili’s restaurant: Tweet. The second part of the sign that refers to “all other (cars) will be crushed and melted refers to the auto recycling process when they crush cars and mlt them down to reuse the metal.

Four Ways User-Generated Content (UGC) Can Make its Way into.


Home > Learning Content Management , Social Learning > Four Ways User-Generated Content (UGC) Can Make its Way into Formal Learning Four Ways User-Generated Content (UGC) Can Make its Way into Formal Learning January 20th, 2010 Goto comments Leave a comment This past week, I’ve been reading and referring to Jane Hart’s article The State of Social Learning Today and some Thoughts for the Future of L&D in 2010 quite a bit. Can you share some examples?

and what do you do?

Harold Jarche

The long response sounds more like a quick description of my services , some examples of my clients , and a few topics that I speak in public about. Anyway, I am writing this post so that I have a reference for people who ask what I do, and really want to know.

Case Study: Tim Hockey, a Collaborative & Transparent CEO

Dan Pontefract

The company I am referring to is TD Canada Trust. collaboration tools can be used to help push a “culture of collaboration&# as well as a “culture of transparency&# as is evident by Tim’s mea culpa blogging example. I don’t own their shares.

With every language, a personality?

Mind Hacks

Perhaps the most obvious is that bilingual speakers may have different associations with each language – for example, home and work – and so come to associate different sorts of social behaviours with each.

Instructional design: from “packaging” to “scaffolding”

Jane Hart

It usually refers to the process of extracting knowledge from Subject Matter Experts, and presenting this content in a logical order for individuals to study. The first is a great example of instructional scaffolding.).

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In networks, cooperation trumps collaboration

Harold Jarche

Some examples: Wirearchy : a dynamic multi-way flow of power and authority based on information, knowledge, trust and credibility, enabled by interconnected people and technology. Chaordic refers to a system of governance that blends characteristics of chaos and order.

Boundary conditions

Dave Snowden

It’s also the failure because of your competence in an old way of looking at things, to reference Clayton Christian’s work.

[2b2k] 13 reasons why the Britannica failed on paper

David Weinberger

For example, underlining in it or even correcting errors via marginalia would get you thrown out of the library. The inestimably smart and wise Matthew Battles has an excellent post on the topic (which I hesitate to recommend only because he refers to “Too Big to Know” overly generously In the straight-up match between paper and Web, the Encyclopedia Britannica lost.

Book Excerpt: The Purpose Effect

Dan Pontefract

When attending any kind of dinner party, for example, how many times have you asked or have been asked the question, “So, how is work?”. Some interesting examples surfaced: Best thing in the world if you can’t wait for the weekend to finish. The Purpose of Work.

STRETCH Is An Excellent Book To Help You With Tomorrow’s Workplace

Dan Pontefract

The authors refer to these themes (and accompanying actions) as “Stretch Imperatives” They are: It’s All On You (don’t be passive – take control of your situation, learn on the fly and be open).

A Reading List That (Actually) Gets Read

Adaptive Path

So I’ve composed this reading list for experience, design, and strategy based on what’s most readable and reference-able. I refer to these two books as “gateway books” for designers who are curious about strategy. Fun & browsable: Great references for designers.

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The Modern Workplace Learning Challenge

Jane Hart

Even showing ra” examples of your work is valuable for others to see; it doesn’t have to be a perfect product. I found Jane’s MWL book (provided as a resource in the program) to be thought-provoking and an excellent read and one that I have continuously referred to.

Pushing and Pulling Tacit Knowledge

Harold Jarche

I often refer to Ross Dawson’s five ways of adding value to information, to introduce sense-making (my examples/descriptions follow): Filtering (separating signal from noise, based on some criteria). Sense-making is where the real personal value of PKM lies.

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Reactivating Learning

Clark Quinn

Recontextualization : here we’re showing another example. We’re showing how the concept plays out in a new context, and this gives a greater base upon which to abstract from and comprehend the underlying principle, and providing a new reference that might match a situation they could actually see. Reapplication : this is the best, where instead of consuming a concept model or an example, we actually provide a new practice problem.

Reddit and community journalism

David Weinberger

For example, someone is asking if one of Michelle Bachman’s foster kids would care to engage. For example, look at yesterday’s “ ">IAMA police officer who was working during the London Riots. You can also see in the London police officer’s IAMA one of the main ways Reddit constitutes itself as a community: it binds itself together by common cultural references. Here, please have a Victim of Crime pack and a crime reference number.

The Anatomy of an Experience Map

Adaptive Path

But I still see a dearth of quality references. When someone asks me for examples, the only good one I can reference is nForm's published nearly two years ago. They're meant to engender a shared reference of the experience, consensus of the good and the bad.

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The Long Term Impact of AI on Jobs - Some Lessons from History

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

The Economist references the work of economist James Bessen , who in a recent Atlantic article, - The Innovation Paradox , - argued that “what’s happening with automation is not so simple or obvious. The June 25 issue of The Economist includes a special report on artificial intelligence.

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A Few More Tips for Nonprofit Professionals To Avoid Getting Overwhelmed

Beth Kanter

Because I keep a bullet journal, I can always refer back to my lists of tasks that need to done that week. For example, this might be a good opportunity to read that great article about a professional topic that you bookmarked but never have time to read.

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Taste illusions

Mind Hacks

I’ve just found a 2008 review article on the multisensory perception of flavour that is full of fascinating examples of taste illusions and demonstrates the surprisingly complexity of the gustatory system.