Why PKM?

Harold Jarche

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. Related: Why PKM Part 1.

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PKM Roles

Harold Jarche

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.

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The case for PKM

Clark Quinn

Apparently, an acquaintance challenged my colleague Harold Jarche’s Personal Knowledge Mastery (PKM) model. So, I’ve talked about PKM before , but I want to elaborate. Here’s my take on the case for PKM. The post The case for PKM appeared first on Learnlets.

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my pkm story

Harold Jarche

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.

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digital transformation skills

Harold Jarche

In looking at Oscar’s expanded canvas I see that digital transformation – the ability to work in a networked ecosystem – requires three interdependent skill-sets. The foundation for these skills is a democratic organization based on loose hierarchies and strong networks.

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Developing learning to learn skills

Clark Quinn

So I thought I’d rant, for a post, on what is involved in developing learning to learn skills. What are learning to learn skills? Harold Jarche’s PKM is a good start, talking about seek > sense > share. Most importantly, you have to develop the skills.

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PKM Updated

Harold Jarche

Tweet Here are four main processes that can be used in developing critical thinking skills using web tools (click image to enlarge). Using a Seek-Sense-Share framework (à la personal knowledge management), pick one or more web platforms on which to practise critical thinking.

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PKM and small business

Harold Jarche

Personal knowledge mastery is a skill set that all small business owners and operators could use. The trick is finding a way to develop these skills so that they do not take more time but instead save additional effort.

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PKM in 34 pieces

Harold Jarche

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. James Mangan identified several skills for acquiring knowledge.

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Absorbing complexity with PKM

Harold Jarche

This is PKM and the Seek > Sense > Share framework. My aim in promoting personal knowledge mastery (PKM) is to provide a framework that anyone can build upon. I talk about PKM to a wide variety of people. Have you ever heard of the Law of Requisite Variety ?

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PKM in 2013

Harold Jarche

Personal knowledge management (PKM) is a set of processes, individually constructed, to help each of us make sense of our world and work more effectively. The PKM framework I have developed over the past eight years suggests two more steps: sense-making and sharing.

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PKM as pre-curation

Harold Jarche

The most important part of personal knowledge management (PKM), in my opinion, is the need for active sense-making. One strength of PKM is the “manual” nature of sense-making activities. Sense-making, or placing information into context, is where the real personal value of PKM lies.

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digital workforce skills

Harold Jarche

Dion Hinchcliffe asks What Are the Required Skills for Today’s Digital Workforce? and provides an image that addresses a good spectrum of skills for the network era. I would like to add my perspective to each of these seven digital workplace skills.

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Sense-making Skills

Harold Jarche

Of these 10 activities, focused on academic success in learning from formal instruction, there are a few that are pertinent to PKM. They enable people to start small, and develop initial curation skills, but they are not enough. Complexity PKM

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PKM and innovation

Harold Jarche

the authors note four skills that most successful innovators exhibit: Questioning: Asking probing questions that impose or remove constraints. One way to practice these skills would be to promote personal knowledge management (PKM) in the workplace. Innovation PKM

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Four Basic Skills for 2020

Harold Jarche

In 2011, The Institute for the Future and the University of Phoenix published a report that looked at Future Work Skills 2020 (PDF). Ten future work skills were derived from these drivers and these were seen to be critical for success in the emerging network era workplace.

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A theoretical model for PKM

Harold Jarche

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?

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Barriers to PKM

Harold Jarche

A few weeks ago I asked my extended online network, “ What do you think is the biggest fear/need/barrier when it comes to adopting personal knowledge management (PKM) as a practice? Management thinks PKM is only for certain, higher-level employees (it’s not).

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custom pkm workshops

Harold Jarche

Personal knowledge mastery develops four critical future work skills, as identified by the Institute for the Future: sense-making, social intelligence, new media literacy, and cognitive load management. PKM feeds working out loud and organizational knowledge management.

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PKM and competitive intelligence

Harold Jarche

Therefore, people with good personal knowledge management (PKM) skills should also be better contributors to CI. Once your PKM objective(s) is clear, then identify one or more resources from each part of the map. PKM Work What’s competitive intelligence?

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PKM is not a technology

Harold Jarche

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.

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PKM Workshop 2013

Harold Jarche

There are a few ways to develop skills to be an effective sharer of knowledge in a networked enterprise. You could also get coaching and mentoring from people who have developed good professional network learning skills.

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Net Work Skills

Harold Jarche

With social media, anyone can easily create digital content and collaborate with others without any special programming skills. And the kinds of skills needed for all professionals today are not so much specific social media platforms, but rather changes in attitudes and perspective.

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The skills gap is a learning gap

Harold Jarche

We don’t even know what skills to prepare for, but most people agree that we all need to keep on learning if we wish to remain relevant at work, in our professions, or in life. Empty platitudes about “upgrading skills” and “investing in our people” will not suffice. Learning PK

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PKM workshop 2013

Harold Jarche

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.

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PKM in a nutshell

Harold Jarche

PKM prepares the mind to be open to new ideas (enhanced serendipity). PKM is related to Personal Learning Environments and Personal Learning Networks. How can I develop and improve critical thinking skills? Tags: Informal Learning PKM

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Basic Skills for Net Work

Harold Jarche

We are starting the online PKM Workshop this week, with a free webinar on 5 September. How can I develop and improve critical thinking skills? >> >> net work skills.

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Skills 2.0 redux

Harold Jarche

What do you think are Skills 2.0, or perhaps even Skills 3.0, Here is the article, Skills 2.0 (PDF). Communities Informal Learning PKMWe are now in the second week of our Summer Camp on informal and social learning.

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Please tell me about your PKM

Harold Jarche

During one of our conversations in a local café, Jon suggested that in wirearchies, personal knowledge management (PKM) could become the new resumé. Imagine an interview beginning with, “ Good day, Mister Jones, please sit down and tell us about your PKM. PKM Wirearchy

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The Power of Pull and PKM

Harold Jarche

PKM helps people stay focused on the edges of their knowledge and look for innovation and opportunity. PKM enables tacit knowledge flows from the edge to the core and back. PKM covers the latter. ” Neither is PKM. Books PKM SocialBusiness

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PKM live with Euan Semple

Harold Jarche

During our PKM Workshop this week, we discussed the books we would recommend to others. Writing an effective blog post or tweet is a literary skill. Improving our writing skills and seeing it as part of everyone’s job will improve the effectiveness of our organizations.

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PKM is our part of the social learning contract

Jane Hart

PKM is therefore the key to successful social learning. So how can we help students as well as workers develop the new PKM skills? The PKM framework is based on eight years of practical research and use. PKM Social learning

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Network Learning PKM Workshop Notes

Harold Jarche

It is focused on mastering social media for networked learning, and is based on my work with PKM (personal knowledge management) since 2005. I use Seek-Sense-Share as an initial framework to explain how to set up a personalized PKM process: 1. NetworkedLearning PKM

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Networked Learning (PKM) Workshop in Toronto

Harold Jarche

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.

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PKM: to learn is to do

Harold Jarche

Multinational companies, like Domino’s, are using the PKM framework for leadership development, ensuring senior staff improve their sense-making and media literacy skills. PKM is a discipline that requires practice. The ‘P’ in PKM stands for Personal.

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Preparing for the future of work with PKM

Harold Jarche

Trend 4: Adaptive lifelong learning the norm -” Ten years from now, relevant work skills will be shaped by the continued rise in global connectivity, smart technology and new media, among several other drivers. The next online PKM workshop is scheduled for 23 April – 4 May 2012.

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Talking about PKM

Harold Jarche

KMers.org runs a regular TweetChat on knowledge management (KM) issues and today’s was on Personal Knowledge Management (PKM) , with the following agenda: What effective means have we found to aggregate, filter and share information? — @markgould13 For me, PKM is a precursor for social knowledge sharing, so I use Delicious, Twitter and Wordpress. 4KM Just thought of PKM as the narrow point of the hourglass. Little focus on PKM then.

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PKM: a node in the learning network

Harold Jarche

I have circled those activities at the bottom of this grid to show what personal knowledge management ( PKM ) enables. Individual training, stemming from the military systems approach to training, addressed skills and knowledge acquisition, as directed by those in change.

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Other PKM processes

Harold Jarche

It seems that Stephen Downes isn’t enamoured with my PKM process : My first thought was, do I do it this way? All of my articles on PKM are descriptive, not prescriptive.

Creating your PKM processes

Harold Jarche

In Sense-making with PKM I described some personal knowledge management processes using various web tools. PKM takes the notion of a personal journal and extends it significantly. Critical thinking is an important aspect of PKM but I had not put the two together explicitly.

Introduction to PKM Workshop & FREE Webinar

Jane Hart

PKM: A set of processes, individually constructed, to help each of us make sense of our world & work more effectively.”. Supporting self-managed learners with their Personal Knowledge Management is going to be a key new skill for workplace learning professionals in a social business. Harold Jarche is facilitating the next version of his very popular and successful online, social workshop throughout September, you can find out more about it and how to sign up here.

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PKM Workshop – Toronto 13 November 2010

Harold Jarche

PKM is an individual, disciplined process by which we make sense of information, observations and ideas. Learning Objectives: At the end of the course, students will be able to: * Understand the concepts and models underlying PKM. Determine PKM methods and processes that will work in their own context. Begin to use some of the web tools that support PKM. Target Audience: Knowledge workers, or anyone who wants to improve their learning skills using Web tools.

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PKM – start small

Harold Jarche

Tony Karrer responded to my question yesterday on what aspects of PKM I should consider for the LearnTrends conference: Harold – my question is what organizations should be doing around this? What skill building? The challenge is that it’s personal and quite different based on roles. Going around and coaching seems too expensive. How do you begin to move an organization forward?

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