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Open Educational Resources and Pedagogy

Jenny Connected

It centred on the relationship between open educational resources (OERs), open academic practice and changing pedagogy. We can be more creative.

Open 114

The Soft Skills of Collaboration and The Social Enterprise

Elsua

The soft skills. Again, touching base on the soft skills. However, it won’t be easy. Off to work! For better or for worse. Try it!

Skills 129

Improving Your Presentation Skills – Part Deux

Elsua

Delivering captivating presentations is a gift, and a skill that needs constant fine tuning, nurturing, learning and maturing over time. It is.

2011 61

The Business Value of Serendipity: Improving Your Presentation Skills

Elsua

Yes, of course, I am talking about learning plenty more about  killer presentation skills. That’s right! In it, you will see  J.

The Future of Collaboration Lies in Human Resources AND Management’s Hands

Elsua

It’s because of Human Resources and its inability to get it right by empowering knowledge workers to excel at what they already do: collaborate sharing their knowledge more openly and transparently. Please, please, don’t get us to question your management and leadership skills by neglecting nor embracing social networking for business.

Building Social Business: 5 Skills for Online Community Managers

John Tropea - Delicious Community

So those are the 5 skills that I think a community manager should have. Building Social Business At the intersection of Enterprise 2.0

Understanding Open Educational Resources: Information for Schools

SocialTech

There are millions of free to use resources that have been shared globally as Open Education Resources. Cross-posted from LCC SchoolTech.

Becoming a Strategic HR Professional

Partnering Resources

What would be the most important skills you’d need in your new hires? What skills, knowledge, process, and structure will they need to succeed?

2013 64

The 1-minute guide to the digital divide

e-Moderation Station

For example, within a high resource context, we may have disadvantaged groups (such as migrants, or the homeless). Image by Lisa on Flickr.

2016 30

Getting Ahead of the Curve: Workforce Planning to Anticipate Talent Gaps

Partnering Resources

And it’s a win for the mentees as well, since they gain a cheerleader and confidant as they learn new skills and abilities. Start with the Data.

2013 56

Help! - the professional2.0 is coming.

Joitske Hulsebosch

master is a professional who possesses deep knowledge and skills in a variety of domains. They do this in daily practice. professional 2.0

OER13 Conference, Tues 26 March

Jenny Connected

Liminal participants & skilled orienteers: A case study of learner participation in a MOOC for new lecturers. Waite, M., Mackness, J.,

2013 33

Learning, community values and my skills – this is what I can bring to The Kootenay Coop Board

Michelle Laurie

I am running for the board of the Kootenay Co-op and would love to have your vote. Below I summarize each reason in brief: 1. Learning. 2.

IT Talent: Technology Leaders with People Problems

Partnering Resources

The second problem is that, despite a lack of people skills, some managers are so good at parts of their jobs that it’s hard to shift them.

Skills for Learning Professionals…Part 2 | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

And, this is one of the bigger skill gaps that exists. Like most valuable skills, knowing they exist is just the door opener. Uh uh.

Skills for Learning Professionals Part 3 | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

As I noted in  Part 2 , these are biggies and probably could have fallen under the “meta skills&# mentioned in Part 1. Here is part 3.

Acting resourcefully in a space of community organizing

Chris Corrigan

From the world of systems thinking, this set of skills is well known. Both have value. Transactional – Relational.

I Can’t Fill This Job!: Filling IT Talent Gaps

Partnering Resources

Sometimes companies have to bring in external talent to fill a rare skill gap. Current employees have many untapped skills and abilities. Their skills become tacit, just part of the air they breathe, and not something they can describe. In fact, peers can usually describe those skills better than leaders can. Adapt.

2013 26

Skills for Learning Professionals Part 3

Nancy White

As I noted in  Part 2 , these are biggies and probably could have fallen under the “meta skills&# mentioned in Part 1. Here is part 3.

Skills for Learning Professionals…Part 2 | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

And, this is one of the bigger skill gaps that exists. Like most valuable skills, knowing they exist is just the door opener. Uh uh.

4 Meta Skills for Learning Professionals | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

As I start to write them, perhaps “skills&# is the wrong word. There are skills in expressing them. You have mad skills?

How to Help Managers Lead Change

Partnering Resources

Sometimes, and for some managers, you’ll want to provide training on communication or change leadership skills. Always Do This. Who knows?

2014 73

Can improv save the world? It can’t make it any worse!

Viv Mcwaters

There seems to be bad news around every corner. Where else might it be used? Tickets are £129 and are available from here.

2016 49

How to Network From Your Desk (For Introverts and Busy People)

Partnering Resources

Advocate for someone by giving a referral, writing a recommendation, or endorsing someone’s skills. Endorse someone’s skills on LinkedIn.

2013 99

An Argument for Training

Michael Sampson - Currents

It’s important that our scientists have appropriate digital skills to use such systems for their analysis / research. Landcare employs / works with people with diverse skills. Some training was offered one-to-one. - as a consequence of better basic skills, some people have saved multiple days of invested time per month.

2014 50

Job #SocialMedia – Digital Marketing Co-ordinator- Sydney @p2pKirstie

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Skills and Expertise. Found social media job one on Seek , just posted, 70K a year. Presuming Australians only? What do you think? Is it fair?

Musings on “community management” Part 1 | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Skills, Experience and Qualities of a “community manager&# 1. Fast, accurate and quality reading/writing skills - I always recommend a timed reading/writing test that involves looking at multiple bits of information (posts, etc.), Social network mapping and analysis skills. These are skills that people can acquire.

Good Presentations Matter to Rock an Audience

Elsua

Another really helpful resource on public speaking tips is that one that Tara Hunt (a.k.a. moment to another thinking “ Ohh, nice one!

cMOOCs and xMOOCs – key differences

Jenny Connected

It involves diversity of approach and resources, i.e. participants are involved in determining the approach and creating the resources.

Networking for Introverts: A Starter List of Tips & Techniques

Partnering Resources

Advocate for someone by giving a referral, writing a recommendation, or endorsing someone’s skills. Endorse someone’s skills on LinkedIn.

2012 109

Three Ways Human Networks Can Help Drive Change

Partnering Resources

The world throws leaders curve balls: market changes, skill gaps, technology shortcomings, and so on. Hidden Systems, Untapped Resources.

Essential Skills for 21st Century Survival: Part 3: Network Weaving « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Though the activity seems simple enough, I see it as an essential skill as we move forward to a more effective and collaborative society. right?

Computer Science is not Digital Literacy

SocialTech

While it was still around, Becta defined digital literacy as . “…the skills, knowledge and understanding learners need to participate fully and safely in our increasingly digital world. . It is a combination of: functional technology skills. collaboration skills and. critical thinking. social awareness” (2010).

The Innovation of Loneliness

Elsua

Indeed, welcome to the disturbing world of Loneliness! “ I am not going to spoil the contents of the video for you. This time is different.

Open teaching and learning

Jenny Connected

The problem with an LMS is that it’s easy for the tutor to be invisible and for modules to become repositories for resources. Source of image .

2015 71

Blog>> Knowledge Retention: Beyond Guidelines and Rhetoric

Green Chameleon

Without concerted effort to retain or transfer the skills and experience of older employees, the loss of those valuable knowledge is inevitable.

7 Ways to Kill Your Presentation and How to Fix Them

Elsua

There is always something that we all get to learn. What can you do then? . Seven ways to kill your presentation from Jeanne Trojan.

2013 87

#NRC01PL Personal Learning Assistants

Jenny Connected

Further resources related to Week 6 in the Personal Learning MOOC. Source of image  (see Footnote). She personalized my fitness training. 2015).

2016 81

Leadership as mining

Ken Carroll

As a manager, your job is to manage the material resources of your organization – inventory, cash, facilities. As a leader, your job is to manage its psychological resources, aka, the people. But as Ken Robinson pointed out (somewhere), inner resources (like natural resources) don’t lie on the surface. Ken Carroll.

Blogging for IT Leadership: Future of Work Enabled

Partnering Resources

Blogging for IT Leadership: Future of Work Enabled is an original post from Maya Townsend , founder and lead consultant: Partnering Resources - Align.