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The Business Model for MOOCs

Jenny Connected

However, there was one very interesting, topical and pertinent question, which was, What was the business model for the FSLT12 MOOC? The reward for staff who do this is a high quality resource in their name which is open to the whole world. Last week I was at the HEA/SEDA day conference in Birmingham, UK.

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Reflections from 2011 – A World Without Email – The Documentary

Elsua

World Without Email – The Progress Report. And keep living those worlds without email!!  . Are you ready? Let’s go! Wooohooo!

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Twitter is Not a Social Network

Alchemy of Change

Google is also an “information network&# and I don’t use that term lightly. The long-term challenges to Google are no less real.

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Beyond Institutions – Personal Learning in a Networked World

Jenny Connected

In this presentation I look at the needs and demands of people seeking learning with the models and designs offered by traditional institutions, and in the spirit of reclaiming learning describe a new network-based system of education with the learner managing his or her education. The right model is no model. We do not need.

Access to a world of practice

Learning Alliances

How communities of practice give us access to observing, orienting, deciding, and acting in a world of practice. OODA is an acronym for: O.

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Connected Learning in an Open World

Jenny Connected

At the beginning of this week I was in Greenwich, London for the first time in my life. But ‘Where am I?’ Free and open access is not enough.

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Changing the World One Idea at a Time

Elsua

You know that summer is  almost gone when September comes along in full force, work peaks up again a notch or two, and conference month  kicks in.

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Systems Thinking and Complexity 101

How to Save the World

The diagram, and the system, are models of reality – they are inherently incomplete and flawed. How the World Really Works Working Smarter

Himmelman Model - Networking Collaboration Cooperation Coordination

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Collaboration Enhancing the capacity of the other Risks, resources, rewards and responsibilities Resources/Tool: The Continuum of Collaboration Worksheet Collaboration is a term that is appearing everywhere. Collaborative processes have the potential for creating revolutionary changes in our communities and in our world. Networking 2.

Caught in Our Own Words

How to Save the World

Or perhaps, in today’s terrible, impossible world, Guerrilla Theatre. How the World Really WorksNo accounting necessary.

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F-Suites for C-Suites: 4 Futures Thinking Toolkits To Help C-Suite Leaders Thrive in a World of Change « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

Suites for C-Suites: 4 Futures Thinking Toolkits To Help C-Suite Leaders Thrive in a World of Change. The world is changing. support.

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I’ve Changed My Mind

How to Save the World

They are playthings, not of much real use in the world anyway, and we take them far too seriously. We can’t be other than who we are.

What If Everything Ran Like the Internet?

How to Save the World

It’s a model of complexity. THE NATURAL ENTERPRISE MODEL (from my book Finding the Sweet Spot). How the World Really Works

2013 41

Game Change: A Better World, WoW

21st Century Organization

We are in a constant state of change, contrary to the description proffered by many organization change models.  It is the human factor.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

In search of a better way to live and make a living, and a better understanding of how the world really works. Thewar escalates. Which Web 2.0

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

In search of a better way to live and make a living, and a better understanding of how the world really works. August 6, 2008 Cohousing, Housing Cooperatives, and Intentional Communities P erhapsbecause of the ponderous nature of the term "Intentional Community",many such communities are called cohousing neighbourhoods. In whatcountry?

The Path from Here to Here

How to Save the World

know it makes everything else in the world seem, for a while, unimportant, irrelevant, and that’s exactly the problem. It refuses to die.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

In search of a better way to live and make a living, and a better understanding of how the world really works. Its principal products are working models. Prescription: How to Save the World. Being Human (Psychology etc.) · Miscellany Understanding How the World Really Works · War & Peace. Innovation & Society.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

In search of a better way to live and make a living, and a better understanding of how the world really works. October 16, 2007 Can the Corporation Survive? M y book on Natural Enterprises proposes a partnership model for new enterprise formation and sustainability. Prescription: How to Save the World. So what can be done?Is

Purpose Will Power Future Online Communities

Online Community Strategy

Early Development of the Purpose Model – In Flight Now. The development of a “Purpose Model” is required. Purpose.

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A few thoughts about what it’s like to be a free agent gleaned from John Hagel’s talk

Viv Mcwaters

The central premise around The Power of Pull is a shift from a push-based model  to a pull-based model. With good reason. Let Go.

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cMOOCs and xMOOCs – key differences

Jenny Connected

In contrast xMOOCs have adopted more of a transmission model of instruction. Both these xMOOCs have been very successful. Openness is hard work.

Ken Carroll » Blog Archive » Here Comes ItalianPod

Ken Carroll

First of all, universities are not designed to be pure teaching institutions, and surely not at all directed at a short-term job training.

Purpose Will Power Future Online Communities

Online Community Strategy

Early Development of the Purpose Model – In Flight Now. The development of a “Purpose Model” is required. Purpose.

Problems with MOOC research

Jenny Connected

Our generalizations about the world come about as a result of our experience of the world and are not based on any underlying principle.

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A World Without Email - Year 2, Weeks 2 to 5 (Social Networking More Popular than Email)

Elsua

Do you see yourself using social software tools more often than email for your daily workload in the short term? Do the math and you will see!

Various ways to use social media as a facilitator or trainer

Joitske Hulsebosch

As you can see: from the wrap-around model to collaboration social media is playing an increasingly central role. His blog post is worth a read.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

In search of a better way to live and make a living, and a better understanding of how the world really works. September 17, 2007 Could You Be a Model Natural Entrepreneur? My book on Natural Enterprise tries to provide a roadmap for experimentation with new models for making a living. As models go, theyre the bestwe have.

An alternative perspective on the meaning of ‘open’ in Higher Education

Jenny Connected

With the rise of MOOCs there has been much speculation about the meaning of ‘open’, particularly with respect to the Higher Education business model.  It is clear that ‘open’ can be interpreted in a number of different ways. Will this mean the end of Universities as we know them?

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Re-Imagining Effective Work (aka Digital Transformation) – What Is This?

Michael Sampson - Currents

One of my key themes is called Re-Imagine Effective Work to Transform Possibilities to Realities , which I describe this way: Taking a wide view of the business world reveals many challengers to current industry business models, often fuelled by new technological innovations that are creatively applied to overturn entrenched players.

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Walking around it to find a problem’s shape

Learning Alliances

Notice many more possibilities than could possibly be explored in the short term. The lowest investment & highest yield.

Welcome to the Era of Radical Openness

Elsua

Take, for instance, employee engagement :   still the number #1 business problem in today’s corporate world. . Open vs. Closed. Hippie 2.0

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The Great Unbundling and Collapse of Local Newspapers

Alchemy of Change

The web’s unbundling of the local newspaper business model didn’t occur all in one tear, but rather as a series of successive smaller rips.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Im pleased to see that Scharmers latestversion, above, has eliminated the hierarchical junk from the model andmade it more personal, where the assessment of learning andresponsibility for action are left to individual team members, as theyshould be. Its principal products are working models. Prescription: How to Save the World.

KM World Session Notes: KM for the Future

Portals and KM

I have been covering most of my notes from the 2011 KM World  on the Darwin blog. I am also proving the keynotes here. Tomorrow I wil porivde a complete listign wiht links of my Km World 2011 notes. I Bob tried using term knowledge management and it got a turn off in his firm. Here is the session description.

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Adaptation: The Key to Become a Socially Integrated Enterprise

Elsua

are plenty of the new mantras that matter in terms of helping inspire such transformation. In Adoption via Peer Pressure? Rather the opposite.

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Situational Leadership in the Era of Open Business

Elsua

If anything, you would probably be able to say that we don’t have much of a world leadership going on at the moment. It never was.

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Darwin Awareness Engine™ Covered by KM World Magazine

Portals and KM

  I was very pleased to see the coverage of the Darwin Awareness Engine™ in KM World Magazine in their breaking news section under a piece titled, Real-time awareness. This coverage is much appreciated. I am a subscriber to KM World Magazine and have also enjoyed its content so we consider this mention an honor  

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

In search of a better way to live and make a living, and a better understanding of how the world really works. July 15, 2007 Sunday Open Thread -- July 15, 2007 Long-term exposure photo by the Hubble telescope of a tiny fragment of the sky, showing about 1500 galaxies. Prescription: How to Save the World. Innovation & Society.

“Square” Pegs Mobile Payments – Round Hole Still Not Filled

Alchemy of Change

The Square business model represents a big disruption to today’s payment processing market and could be an important stimulus to local economies.