Learn Informal Learning Informally

Jay Cross

find out how to integrate learning into workflow. Recommendations for Jay on LinkedIn. Next month I’ll be offering an experiential workshop on Informal Learning through Jane Hart’s Social Learning Center. Here’s a preliminary description.

the agile sensemaking model

Harold Jarche

But I, and many others, have thousands of connections on social media platforms like LinkedIn. Increasing awareness of new ideas, methods, and processes often comes through serendipitous encounters outside the workflow.

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The Smart Worker : learns best with and from others

Jane Hart

In my last post I looked at how individuals really learn how to do their jobs – by doing their jobs – and how that happens mainly through social interactions with others in the workflow.

The Only Person Who Behaves Sensibly Is My Tailor

Charles Jennings

than others who may have integrated training activities more closely with the workflow (eLearning, ‘brown bag lunches’, on-the-job coaching etc.). At other times we attend a structured course and meet another attendee who we then add to our LinkedIn connections.

Learning in 2024 #LRN2024

Clark Quinn

And I reckon most learners have begun to use technology in their own ways to get answers, whether via the Google, or social networks like FaceBook and LinkedIn. Working ‘out loud’, showing our work, and working together is a critical inflection point in bringing learning back into the workflow in a natural way and away from the ‘event’ model.

Google+ may miss the big opportunity: spanning internal and external social networks

Trends in the Living Networks

The enterprise social network can be secure, built around documents and workflow, enable effective sharing, and facilitate finding and working with people across the organization. LinkedIn is not positioned to move into social networks. I was delighted to get an invite to Google+.

Open Business Strategies – Helping Someone Else Achieve Their Goals

Luis Suarez

This doesn’t require much hard work like putting together an influx of blog posts, or scheduling dozens of tweets per day, or looking after LinkedIn groups, or Facebook Pages or even several Google Plus Communities.

Real learning – let’s not confuse it with completing templated exercises

Charles Jennings

The challenges IT departments are facing with requests for access to public Internet personal social tools such as Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn and hundreds of others is just a foretaste of what is to come in this arena.

Why Content Curation Should be in Your Skillset

Jay Cross

and gets reposted to my Facebook, Google+, LinkedIn and Twitter feeds. Workers will not tolerate breaking out of their workflow. Curation can boost your profit and help your people grow.

Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

Sometimes it’s easier to add smarts to the workflow (performance support) than to stuff things into people’s heads. Combine this with LinkedIn Skills and you have an interesting way to rate everyone's skills. This month's #LCBQ is the first with the Big Question Thought Leaders.

I Know It When I See It : Andrew McAfee’s Blog

Andy McAfee

To put some flesh on each of these terms… Freeform means that the technology does not in any meaningful way impose, hardwire, or make and enforce assumptions about - Workflows - Roles - Privileges - Content - Decision right allocations Instead, people come together as equals within the environment created by technology, and do pretty much whatever they want. I’d want that system to have a standard order-to-ship workflow that was very hard to deviate from.

I Know It When I See It

Andy McAfee

To put some flesh on each of these terms… Freeform means that the technology does not in any meaningful way impose, hardwire, or make and enforce assumptions about - Workflows - Roles - Privileges - Content - Decision right allocations Instead, people come together as equals within the environment created by technology, and do pretty much whatever they want. I’d want that system to have a standard order-to-ship workflow that was very hard to deviate from.

Social Media: An Interview

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

But I have a production workflow that involves a number of social media services. I'll have a quick conversation on someone's website, a back-and-forth on LinkedIn, an interview with someone over Skype, and an email exchange with someone who reads my newsletter. I was asked to contribute my responses to interview questions on social media for a new journal called The Future of Learning and of course I was happy to send some thoughts along.

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Reflecting on the first half of 2009

Jay Cross

Linkedin /jaycross. Workflow. My new car is one year old! How did that happen? Time keeps on slippin’, slippin’ into the future. Midyear already! How did we get here so quickly? It’s making me dizzy. I’m going to reflect on what I’ve been up to in 2009 thus far. Caution: this is what Jon Stewart would call old news. Winter 2009. MacWorld : learning infrastructure and social network infrastructure are converging. Surreal.

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