Emergent Learning and Learning Ecologies in Web 2.0

Jenny Connected

Oct 05, 2011 11:00 AM Mountain Time (Canada) Emergent Learning and Learning Ecologies in Web 2.0 – online research seminar for Canadian Institute of Distance Education Research (CIDER) at Athabasca University - Emergent Learning in the New Learning Ecologies. In terms of our own delivery, the main thing we had to think about was being sure we will remember who is speaking to the next slide and deciding between us who will change the slide.

Reflections from 2011 – A World Without Email – The Documentary


That’s why I’m including this entry as part of the “Reflections from 2011″ series. I know, a long time ago, but still worth while sharing across before we catch up with 2011′s, don’t you think? NO EMAIL DAY (@NoEmailDayHQ) December 30, 2011. .

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Trending Sources

The Social Enterprise – Welcome to the Era of Intrapreneurship!


However, there is one particular article out there that became one of my all time favourite ones around this very same topic, and more than anything else, because it describes, pretty well, how work has evolved with the emergence of the Social Web in the last few years.

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How People Define Smart Organizations: The Biology of Great Organizations Part II

Alchemy of Change

The emergence of new organizational designs based on the metaphors of open, living systems will become a powerful, corrective force. That shift is the long-term focus and purpose of my work as a writer, builder, citizen and father. We can learn a lot about organizations from biology.

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Google+ Hints at a Social Media Marketing Revolution

Alchemy of Change

In a way, you could think of it as an evolution of permission marketing , a term popularized by Seth Godin a while back. Just take a look at Google Analytics, their first-rate web statistics management service, and now imagine something similar eventually emerging for Google+ page owners.

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KM, Enterprise 2.0 and Social Business: One and The Same


For a good number of years, KM has been enjoying , unjustly to be honest, a rather negative reputation, even more prevalent with the emergence of social computing within the Enterprise. Once again… David Gurteen – KM Middle East 2011.

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Funder NESTA tells community projects: cut the paperwork, blog your reports

Social Reporter

Often the problem with these big agency funded programmes is that they are launched with a flourish in London, and after that it is difficult to see what’s going on until a long evaluation report emerges that may or may not give many insights into what really happened.

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Community Managers and the Art of Facilitating Communities Effectively


Of course, I am talking about the role of the Community Manager , or Community Facilitator , which has been my preferred term from the beginning.

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Social Business – Rethinking Innovation, Organization and Leadership


How do we identify those new, emerging leaders both within the workplace, as well as in our own societies?

Social Business Begins by Unleashing Your Business Talent


TAP, that surely has served the good purpose of providing a test ground for innovators and early adopters to push the limits on their development and adoption efforts of new emerging technologies.

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Introducing the Lotusphere Darwin Edition™

Portals and KM

events, uncover emerging trends and gain faster understanding of complex issues.   We picked Lotusphere as it represents a focused and constantly changing topic with the possible emergence of unanticipated news. This coming week I am excited to be returning to Lotusphere.

The Divine Right of Capital: Emerging Property Rights

Alchemy of Change

Chapter 8: Emerging Property Rights. A more radical approach is simply limiting the amount of time that equity investments are allowed to create returns for investors – much like the expiration of a patent term. Chapter 8: Emerging Property Rights.

Access to a world of practice

Learning Alliances

Happy Corner, where the tailors studied by Jean Lave (2011) worked in the 1970′s, was a remarkable community of practice. In this sense, the discussion also literally shows why we cannot avoid this kind of activity if we intend to survive on our own terms. 2011 Mar; 31(2): 122-7.

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Visualize Your Own LinkedIn Network

Alchemy of Change

After looking at the people in each cluster, I named one cluster “ dark green &# and the other “ bright green &# (a term coined by my friend Alex Steffen to describe the technology-oriented sustainability wing of the green movement). It just emerged from its analysis.

Theorizing On Network Ties & Structures

Collaborative Thinking

The idea of the enterprise as a mediator that enables its employees to participate in formalized social structures might be interesting to juxtapose against the emergent social structures that employees informally participate in without the enterprise having any direct mediating role (although there may be varying levels of influence). process: often thought of in sequence and role-based terms. Within these structures, ties emerge and we can visualize the resulting social graphs.

Changing IT Mindsets From Deployment To Adoption

Collaborative Thinking

strategists need to think of their projects in terms of adoption not deployment. We tend to struggle when project results are subjective, can only be inferred, or correlated to improvements that take more time to emerge than anticipated. I’ve always found it interesting why the various tools we’ve previously thoughts as the “right answer” are continually replace by tools we believe to be “the next right answer”.

Core Principles for the New Economy: Human Agency & Enlightened Self-Interest « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

emergent by design. He goes on to recommend assembling ourselves with swift trust , align professionally around a common goal/vision/alignment, get short-term projects done, and then disband and move on, verse trying to establish deep trust, which is a much stickier, longer and more political process. Recognized in Top 40 Innovation Bloggers of 2011! 2011 Year in Review & 2012 Intentions & Aspirations. Mixtape 2011. December 2011. November 2011.

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Stimulating self-directed learning

Joitske Hulsebosch

Learning is not informal or informal, activities can be more or less formal (and I'm sure people using the term want to express that). By the way I just found an article about 'emergent learning' and'prescriptive learning '. Might be better terms than formal and informal learning?

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Twitter as Compliment, Not Replacement for Journalism

Portals and KM

Watching the stream of thousands of tweets that (Andy) Carvin (0f NPR) produced during the uprising in Egypt was fascinating and compelling, but it was also overwhelming in terms of the sheer magnitude of data.” Darwin provides the content aggregation and shows the themes so you do not have to spend energy looking through multiple sources, but rather focus on the emerging patterns from these sources.

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BroadVision’s Clearvale Offers Integrated Enterprise Social Networking Platform

Portals and KM

More recently several trends have emerged.    I think the term engagement is correct, as a social front end will likely increase enterprise app use.

The New Twitter Journalism and the Darwin Awareness Engine™

Portals and KM

It is often the first story out that wins t and this condition is called term Churnalism. Darwin does the content aggregation and shows the themes so you do not have to spend energy looking through multiple sources, but rather focus on the emerging patterns from these sources.  Social media has transformed journalism for both good and bad. I awhile back I wrote: Tech Reporters Becoming More News Monitors and Managers.

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The Metamovement’s Message: “We’re Not Buying It Any More”

How to Save the World

It’s a vision of people making decisions in our communities that benefit everyone, respectfully, listening and appreciating all points of view, seeking consensus, collaborating, letting the wisdom of the crowd emerge, and respecting generations yet unborn, and all life on Earth.

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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

emergent by design. Comfortable and familiar mental models may feel safe, but pretty much leave us with our pants down when a new system or paradigm emerges that reframes “how things work.” Re-Inventing Finance: An Emerging (Digital) Reformation. December 2011.

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Gartner Reports that Big Data Challenges Go Beyond Managing Large Volumes of Data

Portals and KM

Big data is a “term used to acknowledge the exponential growth, availability and use of information in the data-rich landscape of tomorrow.” I could see the comparisons and this picture began to emerge… Darwin helps me unpack the complexity by showing me these patterns.”. Big Data is certainly a hot topic. I went to a session on Big Data Analytics for Social Media at the recent Enterprise 2.0 conference.

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Community management: The 'essential' capability of successful Enterprise 2.0 efforts | ZDNet

John Tropea - Delicious Community

CES 2011 The 2011 version of the Consumer Electronics Show had a tall order: Highlight upcoming. Understanding the overall health and momentum in your community, directly responding to it, and doing it every day will be vital for the long-term success of your effort. efforts This is the first time I have heard this term mentioned, and I agree that management of Web 2.0 Privacy Policy | Ad Choice | Terms of Use Around the network community management

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The Iceberg Effect of Community Management

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Once a community is more mature and community leaders emerge and take over some of these tasks, the percentage of a community manager’s job likely shifts to less back-channeling and evangelism to more time spent working with community leaders and programming.

Scenarios 2011 to 2022 – Media/Military Complex: New Year Resolve

21st Century Organization

Decline of the nation state happens for different reasons – devolves to “low grade war all the time”, “power [emerges] for systems to create their own institutions.”. Thom Shanker writes in Why We Might Fight, 2011 Edition . …

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Silence of Love and the Power of Storytelling


There have been lots of great write-ups and insightful articles along these terms on the many reasons why storytelling helps make messages stick , but the truth is that telling stories is not something new and related just to social computing.

Overcoming Information Overload on the Web: Part 1: Too many sources, too many events.

Portals and KM

The Awareness Engine is a Web aggregation utility for anyone needing to maintain awareness of emerging events from the Internet and intranet.  Instead, these are presented in a Scan Cloud, revealing both the relative importance of terms as well as their inter-relation. This interactive representation makes it easier to understand the content without having to read through the content of the articles to understand “what is going on” and detecting emerging themes. 

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Visioning as the estuary of action

Chris Corrigan

Yesterday I was speaking with a client who worried that an initiative we had begun together was heading towards the estuary of action – a long term visioning processes where lots of things are said and very little is done. ”We’ve done that before,” she said.

Who ‘We’ Are, Part Three: Our Behaviours Drive Our Beliefs

How to Save the World

To use Stewart and Cohen’s term, we are a complicity, a complex collaborative ‘folding together’ of the collective interests of our component parts.

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An update on social reporting, including support from BIG

Social Reporter

Social reporting is an emerging role, a set of skills, and a philosophy around how to mix journalism, facilitation and social media to help people develop conversations and stories for collaboration. Charlotte’s “welcome” post sets out the process, and you can read the emerging stories here. I think they have a lot of value left but if they are to survive then they really have to be much more radically overhauled in terms of management, staff and enterprise.

What’s Your Calling?

Hildy Gottlieb

As it had been with Lizzie, I didn’t see immediate strength as the target, but as one stepping stone towards the long-term goal of building thriving communities. I’ve learned that for some people, like Lizzie, they know they have a calling from the time they emerge from the womb.

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Teaching digital 1: natives & immigrants

e-Moderation Station

By 2009 Prensky himself was offering an alternative to the native/digital divide, and describing the emergence of ´homo sapiens digital´. In my next few blog posts I will explore other and more recent terms used to describe Internet users, and what this means to us as online educators.

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Building Great Enterprise 2.0 Communities

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Oct 31, 2011. Just when you thought there couldn’t possibly be another term to stir those feelings, enterprise 2.0 Just when you thought there couldn’t possibly be another term to stir those feelings, enterprise 2.0 Nov 8, 2011 – Sentiment Analysis Symposium San Francisco. Nov 9, 2011 – (Webinar) IDC Webinar: Future Proof your Web Content Management System. Nov 14, 2011 – DAM LA 2011 Conference. Terms of Use.

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Collaboration Personas - A Novel Perspective on User-Centric Collaboration

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Sep 13, 2011. Sep 26, 2011 – The Big Social 2011. Sep 28, 2011 – (Webinar) Becoming a Revenue-centric Marketer. Oct 2, 2011 – Oracle OpenWorld 2011 San Francisco. Nov 8, 2011 – Sentiment Analysis Symposium San Francisco. Nov 14, 2011 – DAM LA 2011 Conference. Two Weeks Away: SharePoint Conference 2011 #spc11. Two Weeks Away: SharePoint Conference 2011 #spc11. Terms of Use. about us.

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Big Society in crisis? It’s just becoming big society

Social Reporter

Like it or not, that’s what’s now happening, with detailed plans on localism, public service procurement, volunteering, philanthropy and the Big Society Bank now emerging or in prospect. What Government is doing is changing the terms of engagement, and the territory on which any further conflicts will be played out.

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Share2011 - Keynote: Building a Robust Framework for Social Networking at Work (Ramin Mobasseri, eBay)

Michael Sampson - Currents

over the past decade, a range of new social tools have emerged - for sharing content with others. September 2010 to July 2011 - developed an iPhone app, for connecting to eBay's system. -. October 2010 to Jan 2011 - recommendation developments. -.

Bringing Content Discovery and Curation Directly to the Business User

Portals and KM

Making sense of it and understanding what it means for your business will require all new technologies and techniques, including the emerging field of big data.”. So one of the potential benefits of social media with the enterprise is the ability to listen to the “ voice of the employee ” to use the term I learned from Forrester’s Leslie Owens , and on the Web to listen to the voice of the customer.

Employee Engagement Affects Collaboration

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Apr 7, 2011. A few weeks ago, consulting and analyst firm Blessing White released its 2011 employee engagement report. A few weeks ago, consulting and analyst firm Blessing White released its 2011 employee engagement report. Sep 26, 2011 – The Big Social 2011. Sep 28, 2011 – (Webinar) Becoming a Revenue-centric Marketer. Oct 2, 2011 – Oracle OpenWorld 2011 San Francisco. Nov 14, 2011 – DAM LA 2011 Conference.

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