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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. Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Is Your Future Boss Horrible? A 10 Point Reference Check : Comments. Bob Sutton.

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?"

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References on Lurking

Nancy White

I was asked about some useful references on lurking and lurkers this week, so I thought I’d refresh myself with a few that I like. (I’ve I’ve written about it here on the blog quite often over the years!).

CSTD Presentation References

Harold Jarche

Here are the links for my presentation today on The Future of the Training Department for the Canadian Society for Training & Development: Main Article co-authored with Jay Cross. Slideshare presentation. Wirearchy framework. Cluetrain Manifesto. Cynefin framework. Delicious bookmarks on Personal Knowledge Management. Creative Commons search engine for shareable images. Wikimedia Commons for shareable and copyright-free images. GapingVoid cartoons.

References on Lurking | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Photo Credit: Uploaded on June 21, 2009 by ph0t0 {loves you too} Share and Enjoy: 3 responses so far 3 Responses to “References on Lurking&# # steve on 26 Feb 2010 at 6:05 pm Ah participation inequality … Will Hill was in my HCI dept at AT&T Research.

a note to business ‘leaders’

Harold Jarche

Do people refer to your work? Can you succinctly describe what you do, without referring to your job title of description? Would you still be a leader if you lost your positional authority? How would you know?

The (new) role of the Workplace Learning Advisor

Jane Hart

Many of you will know that I refer to myself as an independent Workplace Learning & Collaboration Advisor. What does that involve? I help L&D (as well as other organizational) teams in the following ways: I keep them up to date with what’s happening in the world of workplace learning and collaboration trends, technologies and [.]. Social learning

In Praise of the Olds

Martijn Linssen

The Social Learning Revolution and 3 ways that L&D are re-thinking their practices

Jane Hart

Links to some of the references are shown below The Social [.]. On Monday 16th September I was invited to present at a small workshop at the GREATLX International Conference on Games and TEL, in Lisbon, Portugal. Here are the slides I used – they include some small pieces of text to explain them. Social learning

The Evangelist, the Priest and the Monk?

Martijn Linssen

Tracing it back, this is where it started: David ended that Twitter day with building is harder than tearing no doubt referring to this debate. Business or Pleasure? - why not both Home About Contact Monday, 4 October 2010 The Evangelist, the Priest and the Monk?

Experience, Exposure, Education

Harold Jarche

70%: Experience. 20%: Exposure. 10%: Education.

the innovation imperative

Harold Jarche

Platform capitalism promotes the opposite of knowledge sharing, which is rather ironic considering it is often referred to as ‘the sharing economy’ But can society afford to have our collective knowledge, and its flow, controlled by only a few mega-corporations?

70:20:10 – towards 100% performance

Harold Jarche

It is focused on helping people to implement the reference model. The reference model integrates training, performance improvement, and social learning. Many books provide a good read and then go on the shelf, where they stay.

the future is jobless

Harold Jarche

Work is getting automated [references]. We show that over the past 40 years, structural change within the labor market has revealed itself during downturns and recoveries. The arrival of robotics, computing, and information technology has allowed for a large-scale automation of routine tasks.

Enterprise social technologies

Harold Jarche

Reference presentations (Slideshare): Enterprise social network dimensions. I am presenting on enterprise social technologies, learning and performance at the Learning Technologies conference in London today.

workplace of the future

Harold Jarche

Each of us provided input and references for the course. Clark Quinn , in collaboration with Learnnovators , has created a free and open course on the workplace of the future. The course is dedicated to our late colleague, Jay Cross, founder of the Internet Time Alliance.

A huge sigh of relief – a title | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Mark Hurst on 01 Oct 2008 at 9:30 am I like the sci-fi reference, whereby a “habitat&# is an synthetic intelligent structure within which people live in space, for instance a space station or the inside of an asteroid.

Price of Real Learning going from $2.99 to $6.99

Jay Cross

Book Reference Page. The price of the pdf version of Real Learning will increase from $2.99 to $6.99 on October 25th, a week from today. Buy enough for your team now. At $2.99 a pop, you could issue a wake-up call to everyone on your floor for a few hundred bucks. Buy Real Learning here.

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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. Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc.

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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Gord Downie May Be The Best High School Teacher I Never Had

Dan Pontefract

Given Downie recently received an honorary doctorate from Queen’s University, we can now refer to him as Dr. Downie. Downie’s history lessons are in fact laden with Cage references, and influences. It’s been some time since I patrolled the jaundice-colored halls of my high school.

LinkedIn is not Facebook so Please Think Twice About Your Updates

Dan Pontefract

But it’s also what I might refer to as a ‘digital discipline’ strategy of mine. To those that are beginning to utilize LinkedIn like Facebook, my apologies in advance, but I’ve been removing you from my network list.

Community lessons

Harold Jarche

Design for after the formal course, using tools like social bookmarks, so that artifacts can be used for reference or performance support.

HR Doesn’t Need a Seat at the Table, it is the Table

Dan Pontefract

Table stakes: … refers to the minimum entry requirement for a market or business arrangement.

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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Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Paying Attention

John Hagel

Esther reminded us that recent references to the attention economy are heavily influenced (directly or indirectly) by a seminal article on "The Attention Economy and the Net" by Michael Goldhaber on the subject many years ago.

15 essentials for successful learning

Jay Cross

The list appears in ASTD Handbook: The Definitive Reference for Training & Development , 2nd edition. “A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds.” ” Ralph Waldo Emerson, Self-Reliance.

[2b2k] The commoditizing and networking of facts

David Weinberger

every fact can always have references accompanying it. On the other hand, because Wikidata is doing this commoditizing in a networked space, its facts are themselves links — “referenceable facts” are both facts that can be referenced, and simultaneously facts that come with links to their own references. ” Those references serve at least three purposes: 1. They give us a pointer out into the endless web of facts and references.

and what do you do?

Harold Jarche

Anyway, I am writing this post so that I have a reference for people who ask what I do, and really want to know. When my wife is asked what I do for a living, she usually responds that it’s best to ask me directly.

My TEDx Talk on The Purpose Effect

Dan Pontefract

We can refer to this balanced state as the “ sweet spot.”.

social learning for complex work

Harold Jarche

Complicated systems and the training for them can be controlled and information organized for reference. “Carnegie Mellon’s Robert E. Kelley … says the percentage of the knowledge you need to memorize to do your job is shrinking rapidly: 1986: 75%. 1997: 15-20%.

What the Internet actually is: A reminder for policy-makers

David Weinberger

they refer to it as follows: The authors believe the best definition currently in existence is that approved by the Federal Networking Council in 1995, [link] and which is reproduced in the footnote below [ xv ] for ready reference. Keep it ready for reference the next time an access provider complains about regulations as if the access providers are or own the Internet.

Harold Jarche » Reputation and Transparency

Harold Jarche

Harold Jarche » Costs of open source and proprietary LCMS/LMS

Harold Jarche

the learning loop

Harold Jarche

I came across the OODA Loop while in the military and have referred to it a few times, but it was not a major influence on my own thinking, or so I thought. John Boyd’s OODA loop (Observe, Orient, Decide, Act) was developed as a framework to help pilots make better decisions in battle.

Learning Without Training

Jay Cross

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.

Adaptive Learners, Not Adaptive Learning

George Siemens

Adaptive courseware providers have received extensive funding and this emerging marketplace has been referred to as the “holy grail” of education (Jose Ferreira at an EdTech Innovation conference that I hosted in Calgary in 2013). Some variation of adaptive or personalized learning is rumoured to “disrupt” education in the near future.

Do You Sociate? » “Exhaust data” cite in the Economist

Jerry Michalski

Open Educational Resources: A Definition

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

By using 'education' therefore I am referring (roughly) to both teachers and students, where by using 'learning' I would be referring only to students. though typically omitted from accounts of OERs, the reference to 'anybody' is important. I want to be clear in this definition that we are referring not only to education providers, not only to teachers, not only to enrolled students, but to *anybody*, the entire population of humans.