Power Searching with Google

Jay Cross

Search is like driving a car. Google just opened enrollment for an online course, Power Searching with Google. I signed up for several reasons: I’m insanely curious and search the web many times a day. I’ll report back here after a few more Classes.

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3 Signs an LMS Lacks the Right Reporting Tools

TOPYX LMS

Tragically, some business owners neglect to keep track of employee training records simply because they are working with outdated reporting tools. If so, you are probably thinking that your company is doing well in the area of reporting. 3 Signs an LMS Lacks the Right Reporting Tools.

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[liveblog][act-tiac] A federal portal in the age of search?

David Weinberger

“In a world where everyone can search and has apps, is a web portal relevant?,” Now people arrive through search. Clear lines of reporting up to the senior management. The lines of reporting also reach all the way to the devs. Someone has a general idea, but not informed enough to search. Sarah Crane , Dir., Federal Citizen Information Center, GSA., is going to talk about USA.gov.

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In search of invisible violence

Mind Hacks

“Only about a third of the subjects reported seeing the fight that we had staged,&# says Chabris. It’s a brilliant piece of applied research, a great report with an amazing backstory, and the full text of the study is available online if you want more details.

Report from Denmark: Designing the new public library at Aarhus, and the People’s Lab

David Weinberger

Three and a half years ago, the Danes wrote a report on public libraries in the knowledge society, and went looking for partnerships, which is unusual for the Danes, says Knud. ” Knud shows a photo of children doing searches by interacting with blocks on the floor.

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The Irony of The New Times Reporting on "Knowledge Jobs"

Nine Shift

The New York Times has only used the term "knowledge jobs," according to its own search engine, a total of four times. And, if you read the last paragraph in this post: Plus, oh my, the irony! Last month The New York Times used, probably for the first time, the term "knowledge jobs" in a front page story. . Knowledge jobs" are the entire, totality of economic prosperity for post-industrial countries in this century. And yet. AND YET.

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Impressive startups! Report from PushStart Australian accelerator Demo Day

Ross Dawson

They have built the site to optimize searches for suburb and service e.g. ‘Sydney Locksmith’, and have 80 targeted domains that bring traffic to these word combinations. In Surfed.At, surfers can search through 5,000 surf sites globally, see full-screen maps of the sites, mark where they have searched, and accumulate scores in a gamification feature.

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The evolution of search will refine the spectrum of quality in media

Ross Dawson

Search is not getting better, or it certainly seems that way. In the evolutionary battle between search engines and search engine marketers, the search engines are not keeping ahead, and crap content is finding its way into the top of search results.

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Google Blog Search Fix Coming

Tony Karrer

As I reported in Google Blog Search Problems , Google seems to have included the full text of blog pages (including blog rolls) in their blog search. According to Jeremy Hylton of the Google Blog Search team , they now index the full content of the page. Hopefully I can leave all my blog search filters in place and they will stop feeding me a lot of extra stuff.

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Searching for the off switch

Mind Hacks

The complex interplay between suicidal people in online chat rooms is discussed in an excellent edition of BBC Radio 4′s The Report which you can listen to online or download as a podcast. Link to streamed audio of The Report on suicide chat rooms.

From Addis Ababa to Las Vegas (catching up on trip reports!) | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Home About Full Circle Contact Resources Wiki Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Jul 10 2008 From Addis Ababa to Las Vegas (catching up on trip reports!)

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CPSquare’s Long Live the Platform Event Report | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Check it out — Long Live the Platform Report (application/pdf Object).

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On promise lost

Doc Searls

I was digging around for links toward a post on Brian Knappenberger ‘s crowdsourced Aaron Swartz documentary, The Internet’s Own Boy , when I learned that Malik Bendjelloul , the documentary filmmaker who won an Oscar last year for Searching for Sugar Man , was also dead — like Aaron, a suicide. Hardly a week goes by that I don’t urge, in the strongest way I can, that people see Searching for Sugar Man.

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Doc Searls Weblog · Maybe they should call it ButtBook

Doc Searls

He adds, The public search listing contains less information than someone could find right after signing up anyway, so we’re not exposing any new information, and you have complete control over your public search listing.

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Egypt: Cairo, tens of thousands of people protesting

Martijn Linssen

Twitter has been reported to be down in Egypt, but protesters are using proxy sites and other means to get tweets, Facebook updates, pictures and videos out of the country and spread immediately. Business or Pleasure? -

Adaptive Path - Untitled Article

Adaptive Path

In January, Doppr delivered a personal annual report to each user, showing where you traveled, when, with/near who, and your resulting carbon footprint. You can download the annual report built for Barack Obama. I searched around to see if my most desired Dopplr feature existed yet.

Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: The Next Revolution in Interactions

John Hagel

Now, one of the authors of that original research report – James Manyika – is leading a new effort at McKinsey to push this analysis one level deeper.

New York City Halts Teacher Bonus Program: Another Blow to.

Bob Sutton

Search. Management maxims in need of a makeover - US News and World Report. Rakesh Khurana: Searching for a Corporate Savior: The Irrational Quest for Charismatic CEOs. Rakesh Khurana: Searching for a Corporate Savior: The Irrational Quest for Charismatic CEOs. The New York Time s reports that the school system has abandoned their teacher bonus system because it is ineffective.   My reading of the Rand Report suggests that for studies done in the U.S.

Caffeine: It Undermines Performance on Collaborative Tasks for.

Bob Sutton

Search. Management maxims in need of a makeover - US News and World Report. Rakesh Khurana: Searching for a Corporate Savior: The Irrational Quest for Charismatic CEOs. Rakesh Khurana: Searching for a Corporate Savior: The Irrational Quest for Charismatic CEOs. I can't believe that I missed this study reported by BPS research last January.  Stanford Reports: The Acceptance Speech. Bob Sutton.

The World Cafe Community – Virtual Cafes? | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Amy Lenzo on 24 Oct 2008 at 12:58 pm Obviously my search algorithms suck because I’m just finding this post!

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Flash and Silverlight Content becoming Searchable - Kinda.

Mark Oehlert

odd twist, as of 3 July it's reported that MSFT Live Search isn't indexing Flash content This is good news.seems that content that is contained with Flash files and whatever teeny tiny amount of content is contained in Silverlight files.is becoming searchable.an

Google: "A place where it simply isn't efficient to act like an asshole.

Bob Sutton

Search. Management maxims in need of a makeover - US News and World Report. Rakesh Khurana: Searching for a Corporate Savior: The Irrational Quest for Charismatic CEOs. Rakesh Khurana: Searching for a Corporate Savior: The Irrational Quest for Charismatic CEOs. I just got off the phone with a reporter who was asking about Google, which topped Fortune's best place to work list for the third time.  Stanford Reports: The Acceptance Speech.

My Old Online Facilitation Workshop Materials | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Brandon on 05 Jan 2010 at 12:58 pm Nancy, this report/material is fantastic.

3 Simple Ways to Embed Learning in the Flow of Work

Xyleme

Add a search box in the applications learners use every day such as Salesforce or Slack and allow them to easily search your learning library. Xyleme Content Delivery Service (CDS) Search API allows you to embed a Search Box anywhere you want.

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stevenberlinjohnson.com: Radar Is Live

Steven Berlin Johnson

stevenberlinjohnson.com « | Main | George Will: SBJ Says Beer Is Good For You » Radar Is Live Im really excited to report that we launched Radar today, the most significant addition to outside.in As I am Search Engine and Traffic expert, just want to ask you that are you satisfied with the number of visitors you are getting from Google Adwords? We’ll also target your website to bring in 1st 10 listing of Google on search keywords.

Evidence that "Retail Therapy" is Effective - Bob Sutton

Bob Sutton

Search. Management maxims in need of a makeover - US News and World Report. Rakesh Khurana: Searching for a Corporate Savior: The Irrational Quest for Charismatic CEOs. Rakesh Khurana: Searching for a Corporate Savior: The Irrational Quest for Charismatic CEOs.   BPS Research reports a recent article containing a series of small studies that shows "retail therapy" does work -- at least in a sample of young American consumers.  Bob Sutton.

Why We Need the New News Environment to be Chaotic ? Clay Shirky

Clay Shirky

Pew recently reported that advertising revenue rebounded in 2010 for all forms of media, except newspapers. The intuition common to such proposals is that advertising revenues can no longer be relied on to fund serious reporting. When a paper fires reporters or closes outright, it further weakens that fabric. * * *. But even in their worst days, newspapers supported the minority of journalists reporting actual news, for the minority of citizens who cared. Clay Shirky.

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Blockchain - the Networked Ecosystem is the Business

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Their presentation was based on their recently published report Building your blockchain advantage. In search of value - From “The Network is the Computer” to “The Ecosystem is the Business”.

stevenberlinjohnson.com: BookSense

Steven Berlin Johnson

stevenberlinjohnson.com « Cholera/Spore in The New Yorker | Main | The latest on outside.in » BookSense Im happy to report that The Ghost Map hit the BookSense hardcover nonfiction list its first week out at #45. Posted by: moon | November 05, 2006 at 08:52 AM I visited a very interesting site, they have a vast collection of books which have been categories and are presented to viewers in an easy-to-search format.

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For when you just can’t be there | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Home About Full Circle Contact Resources Wiki Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Apr 16 2008 For when you just can’t be there Published by Nancy White at 3:22 pm under community indicators , events , online interaction You get by with a little help from your Twitter Friends, tweeting extensively from the Online Community Report gathering in Santa Fe.

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CNN Interviews: Good Boss, Bad Boss on TV - Bob Sutton

Bob Sutton

Search. Management maxims in need of a makeover - US News and World Report. Rakesh Khurana: Searching for a Corporate Savior: The Irrational Quest for Charismatic CEOs. Rakesh Khurana: Searching for a Corporate Savior: The Irrational Quest for Charismatic CEOs. Stanford Reports: The Acceptance Speech. Bob Sutton. About Subscribe to this blogs feed Email Me Follow Me @ work_matters. Book Me For A Speech. Brightsight Group. 17 Things I Believe.

2016 Top Tools for Learning

Charles Jennings

Twitter: My first port-of-call every morning to get daily insights into what my wider network is reporting. Google Search: ‘Professor’ Google is still the person I call on whenever I need a quick answer to a question or problem. The tagging and search functionality is good.

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The state of influence today: increasing marketing budgets and greater influencer professionalism

Ross Dawson

Back in the day, Technorati’s annual State of the Blogosphere reports were the reference guide to what was happening in blogging, before Twitter existed or Facebook was open to the general public. Source : Technorati Digital Influence Report.

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A Novel Method for Measuring the Value of Free Digital Services

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

noted its report. In one in particular, they identified the most widely used online applications and websites on various devices and aggregated them into eight different digital categories: email, search engines, maps, e-commerce, video, music, social media, and instant messaging.

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The Top Ten Emerging Technologies of 2018

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

The full report includes a longer, one-page description of each of these technologies. Machine learning tools can not only rapidly search these libraries, but can also generate virtual libraries of new compounds that have similar properties to the most promising molecules.

The Future of Work in the US: A Tale of Multiple Americas

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

A recent McKinsey report, The Future of Work in America: People and place, today and tomorrow, sheds light on these very important questions. This new report is radically different, based on a detail analysis of more that 3,000 US counties and over 300 cities.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Virtual Worlds Management Industry Forecast 2008

Mark Oehlert

Also examined in the report are the 2008 business goals for many of the leading companies in the industry.

Will Humans Be Better Off in an Increasingly AI-Based Future?

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

It received almost 1,000 responses, which formed the basis for its recently published report Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Humans. People do so because of the perceived advantages gained by the use of these powerful tools, - e.g., efficiency, convenience, search capabilities.

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The Economic Value of Artificial Intelligence

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

PwC recently released a report on the potential economic value of AI to different regions and industry sectors around the world. The report’s overriding finding is that AI is the biggest commercial opportunity for companies, industries and nations over the next few decades.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): SHOCKER: Most Kids Think That Learning from Games Would Be a Good Idea

Mark Oehlert

According to the report the responding schools were 97% public schools – 3% private schools, 32% Urban – 40% Suburban – 29% Rural, 43% Title I eligible; and 29% majority – minority student population.

What Might Work Look Like in 2030?

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

For example, a December, 2017 report by McKinsey examined which jobs will likely be displaced by automation through 2030, as well as which jobs are likely to be created over the same period, based on data from 46 countries. Another report, The Changing Nature of Work , - published by the World Bank in October, 2018, - concluded that our problem is not that there won’t be enough work in the future.

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70-20-10: Origin, Research, Purpose

Charles Jennings

Just look at the web searches you have done in the last week. This is a re-post of an article by Cal Wick of Fort Hill. The original is on the 70-20 Blog site. There are a few observations from me at the bottom. first published August 2016).

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Flash and Silverlight Content becoming Searchable - Kinda.

Mark Oehlert

odd twist, as of 3 July its reported that MSFT Live Search isnt indexing Flash content. July 15, 2008 in Search | Permalink Technorati Tags : Flash Silverlight Search TrackBack TrackBack URL for this entry: [link] Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Flash and Silverlight Content becoming Searchable - Kinda. e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « How Well Does Your Company Learn?