AUGUST 17, 2015
A key part of the Seek > Sense > Share framework for PKM is to find new ways to explain things, or add value to existing information. When the folks at Venngage asked if they could create an infographic on PKM I saw it as another opportunity to make sense of the framework.
APRIL 27, 2014
Here is a short video introduction on why personal knowledge mastery ( PKM ) is becoming a required skill and mindset for professionals today. When you are only as good as your network, PKM becomes a necessity. My next onsite PKM workshop is at AITD in Sydney, Australia on 16 May 2014.
my pkm story
FEBRUARY 27, 2015
PKM shifts responsibility. To a great extend PKM [personal knowledge management] is about shifting responsibility for learning and knowledge sharing from a company to individuals and this is the greatest challenge for both sides. First, PKM must be practiced by all workers.
PKM in 34 pieces
OCTOBER 29, 2013
One of my objectives with the current PKM Workshop [there''s still time to sign up] was to review most of my resources and work on developing new ones. Much of my work on PKM has been inspired by others. Synthesis: describing patterns, trends or flows in large amounts of information.
JANUARY 12, 2014
This simple model has worked well in explaining the main concepts of PKM and helping others to individually construct a set of processes to make sense of the world and work more effectively. Over 10 years ago Patrick Lambe wrote a very good guide on the various roles one can have in PKM.
PKM as pre-curation
JULY 12, 2012
The most important part of personal knowledge management (PKM), in my opinion, is the need for active sense-making. Merely seeking and sharing information does little other than create more noise online. One strength of PKM is the “manual” nature of sense-making activities.
PKM and MOOC
DECEMBER 16, 2013
In the complex domain , combining PKM with more structure for social learning, using the MOOC format, can be an important addition to how workplace learning is supported. Informal Learning Learning NetworkedLearning PKM SocialLearning Workplace training and education too often resembles modern playgrounds: safe, repeatable, easily constructed from component parts, requiring that the child bring little of their own to the experience – Johnnie Moore.
PKM and small business
APRIL 20, 2014
PKM could get them to engage in networks that can help their business. They can find similar businesses in different locations, so they could exchange information and ideas in a non-competitive way.
A theoretical model for PKM
NOVEMBER 21, 2012
My focus on PKM developed after an initial personal need and then increased when I saw how personal knowledge management could help others. Ricky) Cheong asked the following research questions: RQ1: What are the roles of PKM in the Knowledge Management Process?
JUNE 7, 2011
With more information in online databases, use Search, instead of file folders. In my opinion, the core of PKM is 2) sensing, though 1) active observation is necessary to feed sense-making processes and 3) sharing with others creates better feedback loops.
PKM in the Summer
MAY 25, 2016
The idea was to provide enough structure to get started on developing a PKM routine, some guided support, and time for reflection. The PKM in the Summer workshop will be 60 days, starting on 27 June 2016. PKM Workshop. Is there any other way I can learn about PKM?
PKM: the basic unit of social business
DECEMBER 19, 2012
The main benefits for networked organizations do not lie in the outcome from teams, but in individual knowledge acquisition, in the ability to connect with the right people and to access the right information at the right time. PKM SocialBusiness
PKM is not a technology
AUGUST 16, 2012
My definition of personal knowledge management is quite short: PKM: A set of processes, individually constructed, to help each of us make sense of our world, work more effectively, and contribute to society. PKM is not a technology, an enterprise system, a piece of software, or a platform.
DECEMBER 21, 2016
PKM puts us in charge of our learning. The PKM framework shows the need to develop a knowledge network and connect with mechanical and human filters, curators, and aggregators of information. PKM is based on the premise that work is learning, and learning is the work.
PKM is making sense of complexity
DECEMBER 15, 2013
This is what you find on the first page of most searches for PKM : Personal knowledge management (PKM) is a collection of processes that a person uses to gather, classify, store, search, retrieve, and share knowledge in his or her daily activities – Wikipedia.
PKM and competitive intelligence
JULY 11, 2013
As a distributed team, each person can be responsible for a specific information source that is monitored regularly. Ask a weekly question and see who can get some information that may be able to answer part or all of it. PKM Work What’s competitive intelligence?
PKM and innovation
SEPTEMBER 25, 2012
One way to practice these skills would be to promote personal knowledge management (PKM) in the workplace. Seeking includes observation through effective filters and diverse sources of information. Innovation PKM
SEPTEMBER 29, 2012
Stephen Dale also gave his take on PKM. Importantly, beyond the simple bits and bytes, PKM is about making connections between these artifacts and the people who create them or influence them. PKM is about getting things done. My contact information is posted here.
iSchool Networked Learning PKM Resources
MAY 28, 2011
Tweet This is a follow-up from the Networked Learning (PKM) workshop I conducted for the iSchool Institute yesterday. Talking about PKM (from the professional KM community). PKM in a Nutshell (includes many links for further exploration). NetworkedLearning PKM
PKM is our part of the social learning contract
APRIL 24, 2012
PKM is therefore the key to successful social learning. So how can we help students as well as workers develop the new PKM skills? Well this is not something you tell others to do, but something you show others how to do; it therefore requires you to have good PKM skills yourselves.
Pulling informal learning
JUNE 4, 2012
Informal learning is mostly Pull. They are also more in control of who Pushes to them, through social networks and other sources of online information. Networked sense-making frameworks like PKM can give more control over one’s learning. Informal Learning
pkm à montréal
FEBRUARY 23, 2017
En travaillant sur l’apprentissage social et le leadership connecté, j’offre de l’accompagnement pragmatique et pratique sur la façon de travailler en mode «Beta» perpétuel en utilisant le levier des réseaux sociaux, des communautés de pratique et du PKM, le Personal Knowledge Mastery.
Seeking feedback on PKM
JULY 9, 2014
We are just finishing the second PKM in 40 Days online workshop this year. Each workshop is different but it is always great to get serious feedback on what PKM means for those who have undertaken the workshop. I am realising the benefits of practicing what the PKM concept preaches….
Networked Learning (PKM) Workshop in Toronto
OCTOBER 16, 2011
Tweet In just over a month’s time, I’ll be facilitating another one-day workshop on Networked Learning (PKM) at the University of Toronto’s iSchool Institute on Friday, 18 November 2011. As knowledge workers or citizens, PKM is our part of the social learning contract.
Sense-making with PKM
MARCH 12, 2009
We constantly go through a process of looking at bits of information and trying to make sense of them by adding to our existing knowledge or testing out new patterns in our sense-making efforts. One of the important aspects of PKM is triage, or sorting. Tags: Informal Learning
PKM workshop 2013
DECEMBER 24, 2012
A number of people have requested that I run another Personal Knowledge Management workshop, so the next online PKM workshop is now scheduled for 21 Jan – 15 Feb 2013 through the Social Learning Centre.
PKM and Online Communities Workshops
JANUARY 14, 2013
Personal Knowledge Management (PKM) Workshop. Keeping track of digital information flows and separating the signal from the noise is difficult. PKM gives you a framework to develop a network of people and sources of information that you can draw from on a daily basis.
PKM starts new workshop series
JULY 31, 2012
So far in 2012, I have hosted three online workshops on personal knowledge management (PKM), as well as a Summer Camp that included one week on the topic. Communities Informal Learning Learning PKM SocialLearning
PKM: aggregate, filter, connect
JANUARY 25, 2010
I also filter information with Twitter and my weekly Friday’s Finds. I’ve found that this diagram works better in explaining my PKM process and how it relates to other people, all engaged in similar, but not identical, sense-making endeavours.
The key to informal learning is autonomy
APRIL 27, 2012
He writes: “I thought I had made a sound business case for investing more in informal learning, but few organizations changed their ways. They acted as if the natural way of informal learning didn’t exist. With informal learning, it is you, the individual, who are in control.
implementing a useful model – 70:20:10
JANUARY 14, 2016
PKM is the discipline of engaging with our professional networks and creating a diverse source of information, knowledge, ideas, and opinions. Informal Learning Learning PKM SocialLearning
OCTOBER 27, 2015
The are many ways we can add value to information and knowledge. One of these is the use of infographics, such as one on PKM published here. ” – Leadership, Learning & PKM. I have described 14 ways of sense-making as part of personal knowledge mastery.
PKM: our part of the social learning contract
OCTOBER 15, 2009
PKM is an individual, disciplined process by which we make sense of information, observations and ideas. However, PKM is of little value unless the results are shared by connecting to others and contributing to meaningful conversations. Tags: Informal Learning
The only knowledge that can be managed is our own
APRIL 5, 2012
Informal Learning PKM SocialLearning“Every amateur epistemologist knows that knowledge cannot be managed. Education has always assumed that knowledge can be transferred and that we can carefully control the process through education. That is a grand illusion.” ~ Dave Jonassen.
Building institutional memory, one story at a time
JULY 17, 2013
Communities Informal Learning NetworkedLearning PKM Institutional memory, which I wrote about recently , is a mixture of explicit and implicit knowledge sharing.
What have we learned so far?
APRIL 29, 2014
Personal Knowledge Mastery ( PKM ): A set of processes, individually constructed, to help each of us make sense of our world and work more effectively. PKM workshops have helped people develop their own process of seeking, sense-making, and sharing. ” Advice to start with PKM.
Why do I need KM?
OCTOBER 2, 2013
In response to my post on relevance , my long-time friend Ralph Mercer asked, “ Why do I need KM at an institutional level when information is ambient at a global level and personal at a hyper local level? PKM is based on playfully seeking knowledge, not task-driven searching.
MAY 11, 2015
Most people have heard Clay Shirky’s quote that, “It’s not information overload, it’s filter failure.” Even with good information filters in place, we remain passive consumers of information. It takes more time and effort to take our filtered information and make sense of it.
DECEMBER 3, 2015
Social media can facilitate the sharing of implicit knowledge through conversations to inform the collaborative development of emergent work practices. There is no such thing as information overload. I have yet to see someone completely filled with information.
are you prepared?
JANUARY 6, 2015
As with agriculture last century, fewer people are needed to do manufacturing, information, or service work today. Connecting people and knowledge is the focus of personal knowledge mastery ( PKM ). Like any discipline, PKM takes time to master.