Top 10 Tools for Learning 2016

Elsua

Top 100 Tools for Workplace Learning – for use in training, for performance support, social collaboration, etc. Top 100 Tools for Personal & Professional Learning – for self-organised learning. Top 10 Tools for Learning 2016.

2016 259

Enabling Early Adopters to Lead Your Change Initiatives

Elsua

Fast forward to 2016, do you still have some folks behaving that way within your teams or within your firm? The purpose of the community is that one of connecting, learning, collaborating and sharing with others what they are working on.

2016 141

2016 – The Year I Went Mobile Only with My iPad Pro

Elsua

I was really keen on confirming whether 2016 was the year of mobile or whether it was just another frustrating experience like the one I blogged about nearly 5 years ago. Is 2016, at long last , the year of mobile computing ? .

2016 130

Work Stream #1 – Learning Is the Work

Elsua

And, typically, after an initial round of conversations, I would work with clients based on two distinctively different contexts: A customer may have recently purchased a particular Enterprise Social Networking platform (i.e. Learning is the work ’ , after all.

2016 164

Vanity Killed the Social Media Star

Elsua

General Interest Knowledge Management Learning Open Business Open Leadership

2016 281

Social learning circle- new ways of learning at a conference

Joitske Hulsebosch

Last Tuesday I've facilitated a so-called learning circle about social learning at the Next Learning conference in Den Bosch. I think the initiative super. You often hear at conferences that we are "not really applying our own learning principles". social learning

2016 141

Mastering the Art of Collaboration Through Conversation

Elsua

If anything, they manage to destruct everything that seems to separate knowledge workers and put them all at the same initial level, i.e. no status, no hierarchy, no silos, just an opportunity to learn about one’s own collaborators before executing on the task(s) at hand.

2016 267

Blog>> KM Practitioner Interview Series: Arief Amron

Green Chameleon

Can you walk us through the current KM initiatives at the SC? The main bulk of our initiatives is in information management, specifically through the sharing of information via the library. Date of Interview: 5 September 2016

2016 242

The State of Surveillance We, The Good People, Are Creating

Elsua

. Over the weekend, the one and only, Dave Snowden , put together what I think would probably qualify as one of the top 3 blog posts you may well read during the course of 2016. General Interest Innovation Knowledge Management Learning Open Business Open Leadership

2016 207

Links of the Quarter: September 2016

How to Save the World

A Superb Apology: A news reporter demonstrates how to admit you’ve done something wrong, in a way that helps others learn as well, and do it with class. o ur civilization, it seems to me.

2016 69

Becoming a Successful Socially Integrated Enterprise – The Long Journey

Elsua

Enabling early adopters to lead your change initiatives. Far too many times I have witnessed, first hand, how plenty of really well thought-out and about-to-be-executed change initiatives get lost in the far too many intricate details discourse.

2016 204

Resisting Change – Luddites Unite!

Elsua

And that would probably explain why, nearly at the end of 2016, we are still so averse to any kind of (technological) change, specially, inside organisations. A key meme in my 2016 work: technology is morally neutral until we apply it. January 16, 2016.

2016 186

The Untold Costs of Social Networking

Elsua

Little did we know that, fast forward to 2016, all of those networking activities would come with a really high price tag: your own data in unwanted hands. That’s how we bond, how we build trust over time, how we get to connect, learn and collaborate together. August 8, 2016.

2016 202

Building a Solid Library of Use Cases

Elsua

If you have got a chance to influence both behaviours and mindset you will have a great opportunity to witness your own change initiatives succeed n the long term. It’s lots of great fun and tons to learn more about this particular business practice and use case.

2016 201

When Context Transcends Change Management

Elsua

What if we have been approaching change initiatives from the wrong side of the spectrum and we never realised about it till now when it might be a bit too late already? If you want to achieve change in a modern organisation, the last thing you should do is announce a change initiative.

2016 176

Never Underestimate the Power of Education and Enablement

Elsua

That’s all you would need when putting together this enablement programme with an initial number of different modules based on use cases and business practices. After all, we learn better through stories we can relate to from fellow colleagues versus just our own.

2016 186

Happiness at Work Starts with #NoeMail

Elsua

Fast forward to 2016 and that weekly average is at 2,8 emails per week, as we speak. Bridging networks; be willing to always learn, live life in perpetual beta ; the moment we stop learning, that’s the moment we start dying. .

2016 170

On the Research Road: Meshing Physical & Online Community Mapping

Making CommunitySense

The overarching research theme of my road trip was to engage in some deep learning and sharing on my main current R&D focus: community mapping. What if we could use such tailored exercises to scaling up social innovation initiatives from the bottom-up ?

2016 205

Teamwork Needs Healthy Friction to Collaborate and Get Work Done More Effectively

Elsua

Over 4 years ago, Bob McMilan once asked me, while he was interviewing me for his Wired piece on ‘ IBM gives birth to amazing e-mail-less man ’ (as part of the #NoeMail experiment ), where did my inclination to connect, learn, collaborate and work together closely with other people come from?

2016 173

Community mapping with Kumu: making sense of your community network

Making CommunitySense

Creating your initial community maps. Contact me if you are interested to learn more to discover how community mapping might benefit your collaboration. Collaborative sensemaking. Communities are the building blocks of collaboration in today’s networked organizations.

2016 205

The Mindset of Work

Elsua

Right at the core of any issues and challenges you may be facing at work with different change initiatives they are bound to be around people’s mindset, including your very own, as well as their own behaviours and business practices. August 17, 2016. What’s the future of work?

2016 164

The Downsides of Freelance Work

Elsua

While that post did not include an exhaustive list of perks, it gave me a pretty good opportunity to reflect upon what I have learned over the course of time, now that I’m getting pretty close as well to my 20th year anniversary in the IT industry. Yes, I know, 2016 and it still is a thing.

2016 158

Whatever Happened to Critical Thinking?

Elsua

‘ Although we have the infinite opportunity to learn and consider opposing views, the level of critical thinking may be no better today than the people who had access to no information in the 1800s. Knowledge Management Learning Metablogging Open Business Open Leadership

2016 164

Trusting People in This Social Age Is a Tough Job!

Elsua

And time and time again it’s those very same actions the ones that confirm that who you thought you could trust, initially, based on those offline / online interactions, you find out you just can’t. Freelancing Knowledge Management Learning Open Business Open Leadership

2016 151

My Top 5 iOS Apps of the Week – Week #5

Elsua

are just phenomenal, but what I like the most about the app is how easy it is to use and learn quickly about tweaking those photos, when, with other apps, a number of YouTube video tutorials were required by yours truly to make sense of some of their features.

2016 169

I Will Dispense This Advice on Blogging

Elsua

Whatever happened to the unique voice and blogging styles from people who were once passionate about a particular topic they could write on for months to no end with the true passion of wanting to learn more by starting and facilitating some really good conversations?

2016 158

Drawing to think

Jenny Connected

The purpose of the symposium is ‘to extend conversations initiated by the AHRC funded ‘Dark Matters’ project which considered the provocations around Thresholds of Imperceptibility’ I attended the Dark Matters workshop at the end of last year and wrote a couple of posts about it.

2016 158

Technology, teenagers and books

Jenny Connected

What was interesting were the initial attitudes of these teenagers, who said things like ‘I don’t do reading’, ‘Reading is boring’ and that books are not relevant to their lives. Tagged: books , children's learning , Iain McGilchrist , reading , technology. Ripley St.

2016 148

Work Stream #2 – Remote Working in Social Business Is Dead!

Elsua

Not even part of the client work contracts I’ve been doing so far, unless I first work co-located with the client for whatever the initially specified time frame, before we can move on to remote work.

2016 151

Is Twitter Where Connections Go to Die? – The Unfollowing Experiment – The Follow-Up

Elsua

So I thought that for this particular follow-up I will go ahead and share a number of different new items I have learned about over the course of time, with a short blurb describing them as well, of course, and see where we will end up.

2016 141

My Top 5 iOS Apps of the Week – Week #11

Elsua

5coins : One of the many things you learn, early in the game, as a freelancer, is to keep an eye on both revenue and expenses, specially, the latter, so you can make ends meet month in month out according to the income you may have and live somewhat comfortably while still paying all the bills.

2016 158

The happy selfscanner: lessons about introducing new technologies

Joitske Hulsebosch

The third time I learned that you can pack up your bag during your shopping time which saves packing time. Make sure there is enough help and support available to assist people, especially after the initial period. My supermarket introduced self-scanners.

2016 141

Work Stream #3 – Public Speaking and the Exposure Economy

Elsua

And, initially, on my first year as a freelancer, those kind invites to speak at conferences kept coming through like crazy! Heutagogy and Social Learning ’ [Learning, #NoeMail]. ’

2016 130

The 2-minute guide to lurking

e-Moderation Station

A 2016 study by Zhang et al. Often lurkers will later become participants in an online group or course, and the lurking stage is a natural and inevitable part of learning. Lurking and learning? 2000): E­Moderating: The Key to Teaching and Learning Online. September 2016.

2016 114

Blog>> KM Practitioner Interview Series: Shaharudin Mohd Ishak

Green Chameleon

Apart from KM, he also oversees IES’s helpdesk, which supports local and overseas IES centres, as well as the implementation of Whole-of-Government initiatives in IES. What are some of the KM initiatives that are currently on “maintenance mode” at IES?

2016 130

100+ Tried & True Problem-Solving Tools

Partnering Resources

SWOT Analysis – A SWOT analysis examines the Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, and Threats associated with a new initiative. Your job is to build relationships, align people around the goal, experiment with different solutions, and learn from experience.

2016 138

Technology Stewardship: App Integration Testing

Digital Habitats

It showed up again this week… and the power of thinking out loud together… I decided to try and capture what I learned. Initiate a new board from within Slack. (We What did I learn? Cross-posted from Nancy’s Blog.

#NRC01PL The Connectivist MOOC – Research and Conclusions

Jenny Connected

In Week 4 of the Personal Learning MOOC (#NRC01PL) “Stephen Downes and Helene Fournier look at the research effort that has followed the NRC MOOCs and PLEs through development and deployment”.

2016 130

Blog>> KM Practitioner Interview Series: Praba Nair

Green Chameleon

Last year, he invited me to deliver a KM e-learning programme with him for the Asian Productivity Organization (APO). A few key stakeholders of the tea estates initially showed little interest in the project. We first met Praba Nair when Straits Knowledge was still a startup.

2016 130

Learning While Building eLearning: Part 2 – Learning Objectives & Assessment

Full Circle Associates

This piece focuses on the thorny issue of learning objectives at the front end of an elearning project and assessment at the other end. Nancy: Looking back, let’s talk about learning objectives. You have to put your mind into it when you are developing an e-learning course especially.

2016 71

Learning While Building eLearning: Part 1

Full Circle Associates

Introduction This is the first in a short blog series based on conversations with a colleague who is “learning while doing” as he is building an eLearning offering. There are many paths to answering the questions about converting F2F learning to online or blended learning.

2016 78

Thoughts About The Future of SharePoint

Michael Sampson - Currents

What I would prefer from a user-experience perspective in Office 365 is the elevation of customer projects and initiatives above that of Microsoft’s products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Sway, Planner, etc). I love the idea of using machine learning in ediscovery to identify the content organisations should be keeping, and that which it can safely dispose of. Some 12 hours ago (4.30am New Zealand time) I joined Microsoft’s live broadcast of its Future of SharePoint event.

2016 104

Thoughts About The Future of SharePoint

Michael Sampson - Currents

What I would prefer from a user-experience perspective in Office 365 is the elevation of customer projects and initiatives above that of Microsoft’s products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Sway, Planner, etc). I love the idea of using machine learning in ediscovery to identify the content organisations should be keeping, and that which it can safely dispose of. Some 12 hours ago (4.30am New Zealand time) I joined Microsoft’s live broadcast of its Future of SharePoint event.

2016 104