#NRC01PL Personal Learning Assistants

Jenny Connected

This week I have lost my wonderful personal trainer who has been coming to me twice a week for the past three years or so. She personalized my fitness training. The circuit training sessions are for a group; as such they are not individualised/personalized for me.

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#NRC01PL Personal Learning MOOC Week 1

Jenny Connected

I have registered for Stephen Downes’ 7 week Personal Learning MOOC – Here is the text, advertising the course, from the first part of Stephen Downes’ Half an Hour blog. Course objectives: participants will develop an appreciation of different models of online course delivery, ranging from the traditional LMS through connectivist MOOCs to potential future models of personal learning and performance support. Design Elements in a Personal Learning Environment.

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#NRC01PL Personal Learning MOOC Week 3

Jenny Connected

There have been a few interesting goings on in the open ‘Personal Learning Conversation’ that Stephen Downes is running. These statements form the foundation of his ideas about personal and personalized learning. NRC01PL personal learning personalized learning

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Google Tiers Search into the Global, Social and Personal

Alchemy of Change

By connecting Google+ to search, Google is tiering web search into three, very useful, layers: global search, social search and personal search. Connection Technologies Contextual Computing Google Google Search Plus Your World personal search search social search

Personal Kanban Wins the Shingo Prize

Evolving Web

Personal Kanban won a Shingo Prize for Operational Excellence this year. Personal Kanban is strongly rooted in Lean ideals, but it much more focused (as the name implies) on the individual – on us as people.

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The Sequestering Approach and Personal Kanban

Evolving Web

This is the 9th post in Jim Benson’s Personal Kanban series. Personal tasks are often repetitive or open-ended. Like it or not, the recurring elements are part of your personal work and they do provide value. Coming up next: The Task Based Personal Kanban Approach in Detail.

Global, Local, Personal


It’s all about going Global, Local, Personal. What really resonated with me from the video itself though was the main theme permeating through these three keywords: Personal , Local, Global.

Curating our personal technology configurations

Digital Habitats

As we prepare for a synchronous conversation today, I realized I can frame this question from a technology stewardship perspective, specifically the idea of curating our own personal technology configurations so that they can help us tap into and amplify the value of our networks.

Why Looking After Your Personal Brand in the Social Era Still Matters


Virtual ties can be as influential as in person relationships […] “ Indeed, in today’s more complex, disruptive and uncertain business environment than ever, it’s something you cannot afford not having anymore. General Interest Open Business Personal KM Productivity Tools

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Personal reflections on 2013

Michelle Laurie

Blogging for reflective practice is how I began blogging so here goes… A lot of changes took place in 2013, which have been transformational for me personally and professionally. I am looking forward to the year ahead and hope our paths cross soon virtually or in person.

Personal Management Software destroys internet authenticity and democracy

The Bumble Bee

A real person using the internet. This software creates all the online furniture a real person would possess: a name, email accounts, web pages and social media.

#NRC01PL – What does personal learning mean to me?

Jenny Connected

This is the question we have been asked to respond to in Week 4 of the Personal Learning MOOC (#NRC01PL). That’s what personal means. I use it as a personal photo back up store. These are the tools that currently make up my personal learning environment. But personal learning for me is a lot more than online environments. A lot of my personal learning is not public. So a lot of my learning really is personal. It’s complex – and personal!

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Curating our personal technology configurations

Nancy White

As we prepare for a synchronous conversation today, I realized I can frame this question from a technology stewardship perspective, specifically the idea of curating our own personal technology configurations so that they can help us tap into and amplify the value of our networks.

Three Podcasts for Personal Kanban

Evolving Web

Over the last few months, I've had the good fortune to be a featured guest on three different podcasts discussing Personal Kanban. In the Yi-Tan calls, we discussed Personal Kanban and Personal Kanban for teams. Of course, Personal Kanban comes up there as well.

New Year’s Resolution: This year I won’t take the caterpillar approach to personal growth

Net-Map Toolbox

Change Management musings opportunities original Artwork personal development Uncategorized Caterpillar Change Musings New Year''s Resolution Original Artwork Personal Growth Refusal for Fly I cannot fly! I know that from experience!

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Four strategies profesionals for personal branding via social media

Joitske Hulsebosch

Why would you be busy and thinking about personal branding? Online personal branding Social media provides a space for professionals to profile themselves as autonomous thinkers and professionals. Scan information, search, make sense of it and add your personal view.

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How personal do you make your online personal branding?

Joitske Hulsebosch

I want to make it personal but have some hesistance in showing too much of my private life online. I read and reflect quite a bit on personal branding and it is part of our courses with Ennuonline. Who has way of sharing that is personal yet professional that appeals to you?

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Surface Pro 4 vs. iPad Pro – One Person’s Decision Experience

Michael Sampson - Currents

Chris was recently looking for a digital tablet to enable him to return to a paper-free workflow; like a few of us a decade or so ago, he used a Tablet PC with stylus. For 2016, Chris did all the right things and asked his friends for their input and direction, and made a decision conceptually to go for the Surface Pro 4 – which is a fantastic device (and which is on my list too). March 1, 9.08am on Facebook. Chris asks: Friends with a Microsoft Surface: thumbs up or down?

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Are Personal Blogs Waning?

Online Social Networking

WCBS Radio 880 reported, based upon a source I have not been able to find, that personal blogs had peaked, and that people find the time commitment necessary for blogging to be excessive. My personal strategy is to post here at least once per week, usually Sunday evening.

Network Mapping for personal development – a retreat for women

Net-Map Toolbox

I have been exploring the power of Net-Map for personal development and happiness for a few years now. If you allow the wind to lift you up, you can fly (picture by Dan Markeye).

Disaster Recovery – Personal Planning

Michael Sampson - Currents

A friend had his laptop stolen last week, and he is now scrambling to recover his work (data and documents) and get back to work. It prompted me to get out my disaster recovery plan and review how I would recover from device loss, theft, or a ransomware attack.

When Personal Brands and Corporate Brands Collide

Alchemy of Change

This case brings up some tricky issues around what happens when individuals step forward to represent the organizations they work for in social networks like Twitter and here on Google+. What happens when they leave? There are some great folks on Google+ who happen to work for Google and that position within the company has … Continue reading » Engaging People Google+ Posts alchemyofchange communitymanagement glia Google socialmedia

Personal Kanban at the World Bank: Modus Cooperandi Info Pak 1

Evolving Web

Personal Kanban at the World Bank - Small Team Rapid Development. In Info Pak One: Personal Kanban at the World Bank , we discuss the experience we had leading a rapid development project at the World Bank, specifically, how visual controls work with small groups, and why they are preferable to traditional team management. Over the next few weeks, we will post more Info Paks on Personal Kanban. Focused Social Media Management Personal Kanban Web 2.0

The 7 Habits of Effective Personal Fundraisers


Personalize your fundraising. Online fundraising is most effective when it's made personal. Personality and passion have to shine through in any type of fundraising effort. Making the campaign personal gives your cause credibility. Personal connections motivate people to give more than the cause in and of itself. To get maximum exposure for your fundraiser, ask your personal network of friends, family, and co-workers; use different ways to reach out to them.

Vox - Your world online. Start a FREE personal blog today!

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Explore Vox Culture Entertainment Life Music News & Politics Technology Join Vox Take a Tour Already a Member? Sign in [culture is good] From Pleasantville Burgers Burgers Burgers Burgers! What to do. and what not to do. Via Yeehaw Murghi. Cookbooks and Rebirths! Our Lady of Sustenance waxes nostalgic—and future-looking—about food writing from her own to the cookbooks she cherishes. Tossers ! Jack Yan is fumin' mad at the paperboy.look out! Suggestions?

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How our workshop game confirmed all digital adoption is personal

Social Reporter

Can you trust sites with personal information? The process and costs of getting personal access are confusing. Overall I believe that the key message was that all digital adoption is personal.

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OMG! I Can’t Use My Facebook Personal Profile for Business? (8 Helpful Tips)

Online Social Networking

In my 7 Issues to Consider About Doing Business on Facebook and ONE Facebook Business Page, No More, No Fewer , I strongly advised not to use your Facebook personal profile for your business, advice that was echoed in Top 5 Things Not to Do on Facebook on HubSpot.

Ice Isn’t Seasonal: Small Online Communities, Like Small Businesses, Must Compete on Personality

Managing Communities

Please Update Your ManagingCommunities.com RSS Feed Subscription This feed has moved to: [link] I apologize for the trouble. For more details, please read my post on the matter. Thank you. Interacting with Members

Confirmation Email Replies Should Go to a Real Person

Managing Communities

Please Update Your ManagingCommunities.com RSS Feed Subscription This feed has moved to: [link] I apologize for the trouble. For more details, please read my post on the matter. Thank you. Interacting with Members

You Say I Can’t Have More than One Facebook Personal Profile

Online Social Networking

At times, Facebook users create multiple personal profiles for business purposes in violation of Facebook’s Terms of Service that clearly state: “You will not create more than one personal profile.&#. Personal Profile vs. Business Page.

The Task Based Personal Kanban Approach in Detail

Evolving Web

This is post 10 in Jim Benson’s Personal Kanban series. The task-based personal kanban approach changes the tasks into swim lanes, and allows for a large number of simultaneous tasks. Next post: Cadence and the Personal Kanban. Tags: Life Management Personal Kanban

Monique Doyle Spencer: The courage person

Endless Knots

Mo-unique. Nonpareil. Beautiful. Funny, funny. funny. Compassionate (this eulogy she gave for her chemo buddy is the paradigm of how it can be done with grace and humor). Insightful (as in her book, How Can I Help? Everyday Ways to. Death and dying Friends Obits

Blog>> Personal KM vs Team Collaboration

Green Chameleon

Are you a person that is very well organised? By nature, I am rather a forgetful and chaotic person; therefore, I learned rather early to become structured and organised to overcome this shortcoming. I therefore engaged in something I would call “Personal Knowledge Management (KM)&#. Some people might relate Personal KM to Personal Information Management (PIM); typical the organisation of e-mail, contacts, calendar and tasks.

Life With Alacrity: Community by the Numbers, Part II: Personal Circles

John Tropea - Delicious Community

« Community by the Numbers, Part One: Group Thresholds | Main Community by the Numbers, Part II: Personal Circles In my previous post, I talked about the limits on sizes of tightly-knit communities. I have also called the Trust Circle your personal "intimate social network".

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Conferences Are a Great Way to Do In-Person Meetups for Your Online Community

Managing Communities

Please Update Your ManagingCommunities.com RSS Feed Subscription This feed has moved to: [link] I apologize for the trouble. For more details, please read my post on the matter. Thank you. Managing Staff

When Your Members Criticize a Company or Person, Invite Them to Your Community

Managing Communities

photo credit: SmithGreg I recently had a member on one of my communities start a thread to review a book, which he criticized. Most of his review was fair, but there were some parts that I felt were a little harsh. Still, it was appropriate for our community. As an author, I do sympathize with [.]. Community Cultivation Interacting with Members

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


Innovation Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Learning Open Business Open Leadership Personal KM Productivity Tools Tools and Gadgets

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Switching focus from Ageing Better to Living Well with tech: it’s all personal

Social Reporter

The Ageing Better exploration into how innovations, enabled by digital technology, can help support personal well-being, has now reached the point where we can drawn some conclusions and plan the next stage. It seems likely that the greatest progress will be made by exploring how older people – and those who help – can choose and use technology for personal well-being. The models needed are personal and social ecologies.

Neighbourliness research needs to take account of personality


I don’t mind that it’s rather ungainly, what struck me was that she gives a degree of significance to ‘personality’ and ‘social skills’, which is very rare in my experience.

Personal Devices at Work - Pitfalls and Strategies

Michael Sampson - Currents

Roger looks at the growing trend of companies allowing employees to use personal mobile devices at work: " As people pack increasingly sophisticated smartphones in their personal life, they're clamoring to use those gadgets in the workplace as well.