#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.

2016 201

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.

2017 138

Improving Personal Capability to Embrace New Ideas

Michael Sampson - Currents

We held a push-up competition several years ago at my house. Some of my sons could easily do 20 push-ups, but one in particular couldn’t do any (he was … 7?). “Dad, I can’t even do one” he said to me.

2018 127

#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

2016 151

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?

2014 141

Personal Kanban and Existential Overhead

Evolving Web

Post 14 of the Personal Kanban series. Post 14 of the Personal Kanban series. Tags: Life Management Personal Kanban Existential Overhead - the cost in distraction and stress of uncompleted tasks. A few years back I started shopping around the concept of existential overhead.

Launching the Personal Kanban Book

Evolving Web

Yesterday Tonianne and I launched the Personal Kanban book. . Books Personal Kanban There are some projects you undertake with the idea that they will be fun and rewarding and, in their course, they become much more.

New Experiement: Splitting Personalities

Elsua

You may want to have a look and read this Techcrunch article by Vivek Wadhwa , to give you a little bit of background on what I am about to start (Hint: Basically use Twitter as my main social networking tool outside of the firewall, both for personal and business like interactions).

#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!

2016 100

Retrospectives and Personal Kanban

Evolving Web

Over the past few months, I've spoken with many people who've begun to use personal kanban. See the whole Personal Kanban series. Tags: Life Management Personal Kanban

Personal Kanban for Authors

Evolving Web

This is the 20th post in my personal kanban series. Tags: Life Management Personal Kanban I can say with confidence that I am intimately familiar with the complexities of writing a full-length book. Having a life while working on a manuscript is a challenge, ask any author.

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).

2014 127

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.

Personal Kanban InfoPak3

Evolving Web

Announcing Personal Kanban InfoPak 3 InfoPak3 Personal Kanban Design Patterns View more documents from Jim Benson. Announcing Personal Kanban InfoPak 3InfoPak3 Personal Kanban Design Patterns View more documents from Jim Benson. Tags: Life Management MindMaps Personal Kanban

Personal Kanban on Facebook and.

Evolving Web

We’ve started a Facebook group for Personal Kanban , a dedicated web site is on the way, and a book is in development. I’m still tweeting about personal kanban through my personal twitter. If you want to read the existing personal kanban series , just click the link!

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!

2014 148

New Personal Kanban Site Launches

Evolving Web

The new Personal Kanban site is on line and ready for business. The Personal Kanban site is much easier to read and information is much easier to find. Tags: Personal Kanban Very special thank you to our friends at Marcus Bloom who are the stealth awesome designers of the year. Please take a look! .

The Benefits of Personal Kanban

Evolving Web

This is the third in a series of posts regarding personal kanban , or, using kanban to manage your personal tasks. Today I'll offer a few benefits of why you’d want to have your own personal kanban in the first place. Next: Personal Kanban Approaches.

Cadence and the Personal Kanban

Evolving Web

This is the 12th post in Jim Benson’s Personal Kanban series. Personal work is more frenzied. After having a personal kanban for about 2 years now, I find that I’m more of a DJ than a time manager. Tags: Life Management Personal Kanban

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.

2013 130

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.

2013 130

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.

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.

Personal Kanban Approaches

Evolving Web

This is the fifth post in my Personal Kanban series. The massive variance in work item types, sizes, and dependencies make personal kanban a very different animal than work group kanban. What follows are a few personal kanban approaches I’ve used to try to overcome these variability issues. Some of the approaches are not coordinate with traditional kanban rules, but the variability of personal work requires some creative application.

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.

Screenhero—Multi-Person Collaborative Screen Sharing

Michael Sampson - Currents

Each person can move around the shared screen independently of the other people, and make changes and edits as required. That person can then effectively use that window at the same time, and in the same way, as you do.

2013 127

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

Elsua

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

2013 176

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

Search 130

Reflections on Personal Kanban: A Series

Evolving Web

The other night over pastries and slowly delivered tea in Seattle, David Anderson and I spent a good deal of time discussing personal kanban. David was adamant that it was in fact a big deal, because the nature of personal tasks is much more complex than team tasks.

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.

2012 141

Beyond Institutions – Personal Learning in a Networked World

Jenny Connected

The thrust of this talk, from my perception, is, as the title suggests, that learning is no longer in the control of institutions, but increasingly personal and in the control of learners as they occupy a networked world. There is a distinction between personal learning and personalized learning. Institutions don’t understand personal learning because personal learning has to be in the control of the learner.

2014 100

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.

2014 158

My Personal Influencers

Community Guy

I found myself realizing that the first three names that came to mind revealed more about my own personality than about theirs. (I When I decided that I wanted to meet Guy in person, I dropped him an email offering to buy him lunch when I was in his neighborhood next.

Issues that Make Personal Kanban Different

Evolving Web

This is the second post in Jim Benson's Personal Kanban series. Personal kanban is going to have some divergence from industrial kanban. There are basic issues that ensure that it's not so easy to just draw some lines on a board and call it a personal kanban.

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.

The Orange Days of My Personal Kanban

Evolving Web

So in my personal kanban on Agile Zen, I colored my administrative tasks bright orange. Tags: Life Management Personal Kanban I am famous (too famous) for hating administrative work. I’ll let it pile up like nobody’s business.

Kidzban - Personal Kanban for Kids and Why it Works

Evolving Web

Tags: Life Management Personal Kanban kanban kidzban personal kanban

The Time Capsule Personal Kanban in Detail

Evolving Web

This is blog post six in my Personal Kanban series. The mess will happen from time to time because personal tasks are unruly. And there's more to come: The Throughput Approach to Personal Kanban in Detail. Tags: Life Management Personal Kanban

Sente and Gote in Personal Kanban

Evolving Web

It is normal, and nothing - not personal kanban, not GTD - is going to change that. The nature of personal work is that some days are quiet, comfortable, and predictable. On days like this we realize that life doesn’t always respect our personal goals.

Personal Kanban: Tangible Tasks Produce Prioritization

Evolving Web

If your personal kanban is shared, they may even have a stake in your task completion. You can use it as an individual by identifying your personal elements of prioritization and making those the dots. This is post four in my Personal Kanban series.