1,000+ Learning & Performance Tools
JUNE 5, 2016
Looking for some new ideas for tools to support your work? Here are the links to the pages in my Directory of Learning & Performance Tools , which lists over 1,000 tools in 4 main categories as shown below. Want to add or amend a tool’s details? What are your favourite tools for learning? Voting is now open in this year’s Top Tools for Learning survey. INSTRUCTIONAL TOOLS. E-Learning Authoring Tools. CONTENT TOOLS.
top tools 2016
SEPTEMBER 9, 2016
Jane Hart compiles a list every year of the Top 100 Tools for learning. Here are my top tools this year, with the past five years shown below. It’s interesting to note that my preferred tools have not changed much.
My Top Tools 2014
JULY 17, 2014
Jane Hart compiles a list every year of the Top 10 Tools for learning. Here are my top tools this year, with last year’s position shown in brackets. I have also annotated these tools as to what part of my PKM practice they connect with: SEEK > SENSE > SHARE.
Google Plus – One Social Networking Tool to Rule Them All
JULY 5, 2011
Like I have mentioned yesterday, it’s been a few days already since I jumped the shark and joined the bunch of early adopters who have been hammering down, and taking for a spin, the latest iteration of Google to get social with Google Plus , right after Google Wave and Google Buzz.
Top Tools for Learning
SEPTEMBER 6, 2013
Jane Hart compiles a list every year of what people find to be their best web tools for learning. Here are my top tools this year, with last year’s position shown in brackets. Voting closes on 27 September.
Top 10 Tools for Learning
SEPTEMBER 19, 2012
Jane Hart is asking for submissions to her annual Top 100 Tools for Learning. 7: Gimp : An open source (free) image manipulation tool is very helpful for presentations and papers. Please vote, in the next 10 days, before it closes for another year.
Lists As Part of Your Content Strategy: A Short List of Tips and Tools
SEPTEMBER 26, 2013
What I love about FAQs is that you can easily transform them in Social FAQ s by adding real questions asked by your audience. Take for example, ” The 100 Tweeters of Social Good You Have to Follow in 2013 ” or the Top Nonprofit Blogs. Photo by Andrew Watt.
Social Bookmarking for Link Sharing
NOVEMBER 13, 2006
On TrDev, we've been discussing the sharing of links via forum posts vs. social bookmarking tools such as del.icio.us. I've discussed this before: Social Bookmarking Tricks for Group Learning Personal and Group Learning Using Web 2.0 Tools But it might be worth looking at how Nancy White has been doing this. See her recent post about Second Wave Adoption and her follow-up post on Time to Experiment. She lets folks know to use the del.icio.us
Social Bookmarking Tricks for Group Learning
OCTOBER 17, 2006
The question was: How are you posting the social bookmarking links on your site? So let me answer that question first and then let me mention a couple of other things that you might want to do with Social Bookmarking tools. Which Tool?
Introduction to Wikis, Blogs, Social Bookmarking, Social Networking and RSS
OCTOBER 3, 2007
tools. Social Bookmarking Social Networking Wikis RSSAs background for an upcoming presentation, I wanted to create a page that provides background resources that explain various eLearning 2.0 I immediately thought of the Common Craft videos. I've embedded them below.
Thoughts on my ASTD TK07 Sessions - Social Bookmarking and Blogging
FEBRUARY 5, 2007
At ASTD TechKnowledge , I did three sessions around Blogging and Social Bookmarking. One was an overview session and the other two were hands-on sessions to learn to use the tools. First - want to thank Jay Cross for taking pictures at various ASTD events.
APRIL 18, 2017
Successful people have diverse, but select professional social networks. knowledge & social learning. Share your learning with discretion at work, in your communities of practice, and with your social networks. PKM = personal knowledge mastery. Why is PKM necessary?
What tools should we learn?
JUNE 1, 2010
The LCB question this month is, What Tools Should we Learn , or: The question is really about the specific tools that would make sense to learn today in order to be a valuable eLearning professional in 2015? There are many tools not listed, so explore and ask others for recommendations.
Reflections from 2011 – Redefining Your Social Web Presence
DECEMBER 29, 2011
After having put together last couple of blog posts about some of my reflections from the year we are about to end around The Social Web and Technology in general, I guess it’s now a good time to share with the world the third one from the series. Even after the Social Web.
IBM’s Lotusphere 2011 Highlights – People-Centric vs. Content-Centric by Louis Richardson
FEBRUARY 18, 2011
It was one of those great presentations that makes you think about the daily challenges we all face when confronting work and our own productivity and how by shifting gears and opening up to social tools, we may find plenty of solutions to the problems we face today.
Making Business Sense of Social Media and Social Networking – Twitter For Business
MARCH 4, 2011
Yesterday evening, my time, I attended a rather interesting webcast with Sandy Carter , IBM’s Worldwide Sales Vice President, IBM Social Business, Collaboration, and Lotus Sales and Evangelism, along with Jeremiah Owyang , Industry Analyst at Altimeter Group , on the topic of Why Be Social?
JANUARY 30, 2012
Design for after the formal course, using tools like social bookmarks, so that artifacts can be used for reference or performance support.
Social Business Begins by Unleashing Your Business Talent
MARCH 7, 2011
Over the last couple of days, two rather interesting, and noteworthy, articles over at Technology Review , written rather nicely by Erica Naone , have been making the rounds out there on Social Web around Enterprise 2.0 An employee reconceived the service, adding better social features.
JUNE 7, 2011
Tweet Here are four main processes that can be used in developing critical thinking skills using web tools (click image to enlarge). Web Tools & Strategies. Use Social Bookmarks (set them free). Review your bookmarks, Twitter favourites, etc.
Social Learning at TELUS by Dan Pontefract
JULY 15, 2011
On a rather regular basis one keeps bumping into not only some rather interesting and engaging dialogue amongst your social network(s), but also precious little gems that are worth while sharing across beyond G+.
sense-making with social media
MARCH 22, 2016
LinkedIn is a useful professional tool. As Donald notes, sharing and posting on social media are weaker forms of learning than longer form blogging can be. Using social media for learning requires an understanding of how each tool or platform can support your own sense-making.
What is your PKM routine?
MARCH 5, 2014
I use only a few tools or platforms on a regular basis. I use social bookmarks a lot and will favorite on Twitter to create my Friday’s Finds. The most important aspect of PKM is that it is personal.
Learning in the workplace
MAY 14, 2012
Use social bookmarks to share what you’re reading. Search the Social Web using search engines (solve problems). For example: Compfight for images; GoogleGuide ; Tools for Search ; Four Ways to Search the Social Web.
2.0 is a philosophy, not a technology
Jay Cross's Informal Learning
APRIL 10, 2010
Social SharePoint 2010, eRoom/Documentum. Social Mentoring/ coaching. Social Websites? Social Books? Social Collaborative projects. Social Wikis. Social Blogs (written/ video). Social Micro-blogging. Social Social bookmarking, ranking/rating/tagging.
collecting broken images
MAY 26, 2016
It took me one click: my social bookmarks on Student Resources. I can do it on Leadership , Social Learning , Innovation , and several other topics. Do you remember that piece of research that informed your thesis 18 years ago?
Starting to work out loud
DECEMBER 17, 2012
Free Your Bookmarks: This is a very simple shift that only requires a slight deviation from a common practice: saving bookmarks/favourites on your browser. Using tools like Diigo , or Delicious moves them off a single device, makes them more searchable, and (later) makes them shareable.
iSchool Networked Learning PKM Resources
MAY 28, 2011
PKM categorized posts on this blog & my social bookmarks tagged PKM. Jane Hart hosts two communities, Social Learning (on Yammer) as well as Share and Learn (using the open source WPMU platform). Discussions on what tools people use continued through our lunch and breaks.
Ensuring knowledge flow through narration
FEBRUARY 10, 2013
Today, content capture and creation tools let people tell their own stories and weave these together to share in their networks. Narration of work in social networks is flow. Make it the default action by offering entrance into social networks to everyone.
Social tools for networks
JUNE 1, 2009
For example: Social bookmarks let me tag and search a wide array of bookmarks and by making them public they are shared with others, but through no extra effort on my part. Just providing access to knowledge creation and capture tools is a relatively easy first step in moving the organization to Enterprise 2.0 ; an essential step in working in complex networks versus complicated markets. tools can be sold on their value to the individual.
My Top 5 iOS Apps of the Week – Week #9
NOVEMBER 20, 2016
And this time around with a bit of everything as the themes would be Productivity, Social Curation, Social Bookmarking, Photography and, finally, Traveling. Refind : I have always been a huge fan of social bookmarking!
my pkm story
FEBRUARY 27, 2015
Early Tools. In addition, I played with several feed readers (currently Feedly) and a series of social bookmark platforms (Furl; Magnolia; Delicious; Diigo). As knowledge workers or citizens, PKM is our part of the social learning contract.
The Seek > Sense > Share Framework
FEBRUARY 10, 2014
PKM may be an individual activity but it is social as well. Research shows that work teams that need to share complex knowledge need tighter social bonds. Social networks, on the other hand, encourage diversity and can sow the seeds of innovation.
Why microblogging has moved to the heart of enterprise social initiatives
DECEMBER 12, 2012
Of all the social media platforms microblogging is the most akin to conversation,” he said. in January 2009, I included in the “Tools” section Wikis, Blogs, Social Networks, RSS and Syndication, Social Bookmarking, and Microblogging.
Taking the time to cross the chasm
OCTOBER 24, 2011
For example: The CEO who doesn’t see the value of social networks and lumps them all into the “Facebook for fun” category. I addressed some of these issues in social media for senior managers , as Michael Cook asked a similar question.
Manual, not automatic, for sense-making
MAY 4, 2012
The actual tools I use for personal knowledge management are quite limited. I prefer simpler tools that force me to think and connect by myself. I started Friday’s Finds three years ago , in an attempt to make my finds on Twitter more explicit.
Harold Jarche » Blog Comment Tracking
APRIL 30, 2007
Network Learning: Working Smarter
OCTOBER 22, 2010
Jane Hart, another colleague at the Internet Time Alliance, has examined social media and learning in the context of the workplace and has noted that much of it is informal (Hart 2010). Social learning is about getting things done in networks. Social bookmarks (e.g.,
Harold Jarche » Moving from Furl to del.icio.us
DECEMBER 17, 2006
MARCH 17, 2010
A basic tool I’ve described for PKM is social bookmarking to file information. The term personal knowledge management (PKM) isn’t about management in a business sense but rather how we can manage to make sense of information and experience in our electronic surround.
PKM in 2013
JANUARY 27, 2013
“The basic unit of social business technology is personal knowledge management, not collaborative workspaces.” PKM may be an individual activity but it is also social. Research shows that work teams that need to share complex knowledge need tighter social bonds.