Free Tool: Project Execution Assessment

Partnering Resources

Our Execution Assessment measures performance along five critical dimensions: Strategic Clarity – How well has the organization defined the strategy? Right Resources – Does the implementation team have the skills, knowledge, and resources they need to succeed?

Beyond Assessment – Recognizing Achievement in a Networked World

Jenny Connected

Jul 11, 2014. ePortfolios and Open Badges are only the first wave in what will emerge as a wider network-based form of assessment that makes tests and reviews unnecessary. Beyond Assessment – Recognizing Achievement in a Networked World. Jul 11, 2014. Jul 09, 2014.

My idea for digital inclusion – the minimal technology assessment kit

Social Reporter

Provocation: instead of promoting an over-rich mix of technology to people who are resistant or not interested, offer a way to understand how the world is changing and then assess how little tech they might need for their needs and interests.

2014 208

The Employees’ Wishlist: Three Things Employees Wish Managers Would Do

Partnering Resources

Shawn implemented across-the-board meeting planning and facilitation skills training. Download Taking Care of Your Team to assess your leadership practices. Image by Aitor Aguirregabiria on flickr. Your employees need you. But not in the way you think.

The Messiness of Rhizomatic Learning – Words Steal My Intent

Jenny Connected

I think the most important skill we need for true community building, if we genuinely believe in creating thriving networks, is to not minimize, or dismiss what someone has to say.’.

2014 212

Preview of the Living Lab for (digital) life

Social Reporter

Assess the implications for strategy. The reason is that everyone’s needs, skills, circumstances and preferences are different, so one digital size doesn’t fit all. Existing assets (skills, equipment, premises, organisational structures, etc) are also modelled.

2014 215

Solving collaboration issues with technology is a myth

Joitske Hulsebosch

That made me think about the importance of communication and intercultural skills. Is collaborating interculturally a skill which is more strongly developed because of all the developments triggered by internet (eg. This interview is also posted on our Dutch blog Ennuonline.

2014 181

A free Leadership Development Benefits Estimator Tool

The Bumble Bee

Step 2 - Assess Key Leader Skill Levels, Targets and Weightings. Secondly you identify the key skills of the leader, their current levels and the target improvements in these levels expected from the specific Leadership Development intervention you are planning.

2014 159

How BIG could digitally amplify the impact of its £82 million investment tackling social isolation

Social Reporter

Before going on I should declare a slight interest, because I’ve been marginally involved through sub-contract work in planning how asset and social network mapping may be used by partnerships to underpin the community engagement and asset based approach advocated by BIG, and summarised by BIG England chair Nat Sloane: There are concerns about a ticking timebomb facing adult social care, but older people have a wealth of experience and skills to offer their communities.

2014 150

Linking research to policy – my new project

Michelle Laurie

I am tasked with creating a template to help the researchers develop policy influencing strategies, improve technical writing skills for policy briefs, provide a 2-day training workshop and will also act as a mentor on an ongoing basis for two years.

Policy 141

Social Network Travel Logging

Governance in a Networked World

Here was a chance for them to practice their language skills and we would also save money by staying at pack packers around New Zealand. Many of us who travel come home with memory cards full of travel pics. The majority will show the places that we have been to.

2014 130

Badges are not sufficient

Jenny Connected

My blog reminded me that I travelled to Greenwich in 2014 to hear Stephen give this keynote. Stephen’s vision is that in the future assessment will be based not on what you ‘know’ but on what you ‘do’ – what you do on the public internet. Competency & Skills System (CaSS).

2018 139

A Community-Based Resilience Framework

How to Save the World

Also, take stock of the skills and capacities we have that can enable us to help heal others. Also, take stock of the skills and capacities we have that might enable us to help liberate others from their dependence on these centralized systems.

2014 101

Systems Thinking and Complexity 101

How to Save the World

Two of the complex aspects might be cynicism that useful knowledge can be ‘captured’ at all in a database that lacks context of the situation, and a performance assessment system that rewards individual achievement and provides no incentive for sharing or collaboration.

2014 98

Requiem for a Species

How to Save the World

This is no longer an expectation of what might happen if we do not act soon; this will happen, even if the most optimistic assessment of how the world might respond to the climate disruption is validated. conception of post-civilization all-weather wear by mary mattingly.

2014 101

10 Ways to Help Your People Shine

How to Save the World

The exercise brought into sharp focus what was most important to both groups, and provided the impetus to assess actions that would help the City’s workers improve the quality and value of their services, and improve the processes they use throughout the organization.

2014 81

Education Technology Action Group consultation

SocialTech

ETAG, as outlined on Group Chair Stephen Hepplle’s website , is an independent group set up at the behest Michael Gove (Secretary of State for Education), Matthew Hancock (Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for further education, skills and lifelong learning) and David Willetts (Minister of State for Universities and Science). It’s important that we don’t limit work in this area by only focusing on quantitative data and summative assessment.

Education Technology Action Group consultation

SocialTech

ETAG, as outlined on Group Chair Stephen Heppell’s website , is an independent group set up at the behest Michael Gove (Secretary of State for Education), Matthew Hancock (Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for further education, skills and lifelong learning) and David Willetts (Minister of State for Universities and Science). It’s important that we don’t limit work in this area by only focusing on quantitative data and summative assessment.

Tinkering with the system won’t help reinvent the purpose of education

Jenny Connected

MOOC these are the questions that we discussed: I regard myself to be adequately proficient with technology, but I don’t have the skills, as things stand at the moment, to keep up with Stephen.

2019 213

Working in Blackboard

Jenny Connected

The Blackboard programme site also provides a centralised and secure location for any work related to assessment. As Audrey Watters writes ( 2014 ) it ‘shapes, limits and steers our practices’. Source of image.

2015 250

Community development and digital inclusion – SMILEY baseline report published

Neighbourhoods

Our role is to assess the impact of the programme activities, which are intended to support the development of social links and networks between residents within and between these three localities. twenty-two per cent say they lack, or lack confidence in, their online digital skills.

2015 55

Graphic Facilitation Workshop ‘Rosviz’ 2015

Full Circle Associates

This two-day experiential workshop provides the skills and confidence needed to use a range of visuals in your work and engage beyond words. Day 1: I CAN DRAW – Hands-On Writing on Walls The first day, we will start out by touching the paper, playing with the pens and loosening up our drawing muscles. At the end of the day, you will apply your skills by visually planning a real project or meeting you have.

2015 58