Learning highlights: November 2018


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Links of the Quarter: December 2018

How to Save the World

” DJ Earworm Does It Again: The mashup master compiles the top 25 songs of 2018 into one blockbuster song/video , which is a lot better than any of the mostly mediocre derivative songs that make it up. Na Pali coast, Kaua’i — photo by me, taken two weeks ago.

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5 Types of Content Calendar and Social Media Planning – Sydney Australia Course 2018

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Your Planner: Place the opening of the Olympics, or Fashion Week or Talk Like a Pirate Day or International Women’s Day in the planner along with end of Financial Year, budget deadlines and office closures. Here are the 5 types of social media planners you need.

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Consensus and community in the distributed web

Jenny Connected

As of August 2018, about 1000 pages are deleted from Wikipedia each day. HolonIQ, Nov 30, 2018 Though dated last June this market map appeared in my inbox from Holon only today. Nina Hood, Allison Littlejohn, International Review of Research in Open and Distributed Learning, 2018/12/05.

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Links of the Quarter: September 2018

How to Save the World

Climate Change Performance Index: An international organization maps policies and progress on addressing climate change , by country. Cartoon by Hugh Macleod from Gaping Void. P hysicist Sean Carroll, a leading-edge thinker and researcher on quantum mechanics and astrophysics.

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Learning to be creative on and off the distributed web

Jenny Connected

We should live like an artist, dance as though nobody’s watching, and kill that internal editor! stephen@downes.ca, Dec 20, 2018. Backwaters, Kerala (* see note below). Although the final week of the E-Learning 3.0

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Guest post: Networks for Mangrove Protection in Costa Rica

Net-Map Toolbox

The results revealed about the CSO´s position and function that it is a multi-level boundary spanner, bringing together actors from the local, regional, national and international level to make the project work. (by Barbara Schroeter). Costa Rica is one of the world´s biodiversity hotspots.

My session about blended learning in Milan

Joitske Hulsebosch

They advise on intercultural communication a very international group, working in many different countries so there is a lot of potential to work blended. I walked with three colleagues in Milan.

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Links of the Quarter: March 2018

How to Save the World

March 31st is International Quit Your Crappy Job Day: Discover if it’s the right time for you to find more meaningful work. image via Ulf Parczyk on Jim Newman’s Facebook Page.

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Spoof Intelligence Added for all Exchange Online Protection Plans #office365

Michael Sampson - Currents

Microsoft added Spoof Intelligence for email security earlier this year (January 2018 I think). – An application that is configured to spoof its own organization in order to send internal notifications by email.

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You can use Twitter to get new ideas to do your work in a better way

Joitske Hulsebosch

They linked internal brainstorm results to Twitter usage. Would you like to show off at work with great ideas? This week I did some intakes for a course about learning technologies which is starting next Monday and I realized that actually very few people are using Twitter.

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Community and organization intertwine

Learning Alliances

I’ve been thinking about how community and organization are intertwined, especially when they are interdependent like they are in churches, synagogues, or mission-driven organizations like Amnesty International. In a leadership development project with Juan Carlos de la Puente 2 years ago, we found that Amnesty International’s leadership recruitment and development process had become too procedural and rule-bound, using only “organizational” logic.

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Thinking with SAMR – SharePoint News Changes

Michael Sampson - Currents

During the keynote from the SharePoint Conference 2018 in Las Vegas yesterday, Microsoft made several announcements of new goodness coming to SharePoint.

2018 116

Information Protection: The What – Office 365 DLP

Michael Sampson - Currents

Thus DLP policies – as set up in the Security & Compliance Centre – are intended for: – preventing an internal user from sending content in an email or attached document to a recipient who should not receive it.

2018 116

GDPR: To Whom Does GDPR Apply?

Michael Sampson - Currents

This Regulation applies to the processing of personal data by a controller not established in the Union, but in a place where Member State law applies by virtue of public international law. Article 3 of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) states: Territorial Scope.

2018 116

From Intranets to DEX in 2018

Michael Sampson - Currents

DEX 2018 will be held in Sydney on June 6-8, 2018. To accelerate progress, this conference brings together intranet teams, digital teams, internal comms, IT and HR.

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SharePoint Swoop – The Intranet Makeover Show

Michael Sampson - Currents

Three MVP experts have just three days to help an international toy company modernize its overwhelmed intranet. Microsoft published Season 1 of SharePoint Swoop: The Intranet Makeover Show , where three well-known MVPs swoop into an organisation for three days and make some SharePoint and Office 365 magic happen.

2018 104

Facilitating Strategic Planning in Complex Contexts

Full Circle Associates

In almost every case there have been internal or external factors that suggest significant inflection or turning points. collaboration complexity creative destruction evaluation facilitation international development Liberating Structures systems

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Two Liberating Structures Workshops at University of Illinois April 5 and 6

Full Circle Associates

collaboration complexity engagement events facilitation international development learning Liberating StructuresAre you at or near the University of Illinois at Champagne/Urbana? Interested in Liberating Structures? Then join us for one or two days of hands/heads/hearts on workshops.

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Your Self: An Owner’s Manual

How to Save the World

Image by Darren Hopes in New Scientist. C ongratulations! You have acquired a Self. Every one is different, but in some respects each is identical to all others.

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The Agnostic Game

How to Save the World

It makes sense to me intellectually (it is internally consistent, elegant, unambiguous, and the simplest unified theory of everything that I have heard).

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Love Story

How to Save the World

H umans are obsessed with stories. Most of our communications are stories. Most of our entertainments (film, music, theatre, reading) are stories. Our cultures are mostly about the shared stories we have come to believe.

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How to Save the World

And we wondered, as well, why there aren’t millions coming together to discuss such an awe-inspiring, liberating, elegant, curious, internally-consistent, science-supported message. cartoon by the late, wonderful Charles Barsotti.

2018 46

Developing Communities for Collaborative Innovation: Recap of CMX Online Workshop

Online Community Strategy

With the right programs, platforms, community ecosystem design and internal alignment, Collaborative Innovation communities can produce incredible value. This is a short post to recap the online workshop I did with David Spinks of CMX about developing Collaborative Innovation Communities.

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How complexity principles can inform participatory process design

Chris Corrigan

They can (re)organize their internal structure without the intervention of an external agent. Sonja Blignault has been blogging some terrific stuff on Paul Cilliers’ work on complexity.

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The pithiest description of strategy in complexity you’ll ever need

Chris Corrigan

Yesterday he shared a twee t that simply and directly captures everything you need to internalize and learn about working in complexity. Mark O Sullivan is a soccer coach in Sweden who does remarkable work using complexity theory, learning theory and cognitive science to develop youth footballers at AIK. Complicated machine-like systems follow 1 path to achieve a specific end are predictable and vulnerable.

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RBS Embraces Facebook at Work: My Reflections and Questions, and the Challenge Ahead

Michael Sampson - Currents

It talks about the use of IBM Connections at RBS, and uses the following language to describe what was going on at the time: – it’s an “internal collaboration service to encourage innovation and cultural change.”

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