Open Educational Resources and Pedagogy

Jenny Connected

It centred on the relationship between open educational resources (OERs), open academic practice and changing pedagogy. those above the water-line, visible, above board, properly licensed – the kind of resources produced by an institution to market itself.

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The Soft Skills of Collaboration and The Social Enterprise

Elsua

The soft skills. Those skills that are hardly taught anymore when you are hired into a company and that, in most cases, are always treated, and considered, as a given. Again, touching base on the soft skills.

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Trending Sources

Improving Your Presentation Skills – Part Deux

Elsua

I am sure that you would probably still remember how a couple of weeks back I put together a blog post where I shared a good number of resources with plenty of hints and tips on helping “ Improve Your Presentation Skills “ No wonder.

The Business Value of Serendipity: Improving Your Presentation Skills

Elsua

Yes, of course, I am talking about learning plenty more about killer presentation skills. but still wonderfully accurate on the state of not just “ Death by PowerPoint “, but overall presentation skills in general.

The Future of Collaboration Lies in Human Resources AND Management’s Hands

Elsua

Indeed, Human Resources is right in the eye of the hurricane in terms of trying to figure out whether it stands, that is, whether it would want to continue sustaining a rather sick, corrupted and disturbing system of mismanaging resources commanded by senior management or whether it would finally want to transform itself into what it should have been in the first place: ( facilitating) Human Relationships.

2014 64

Building Social Business: 5 Skills for Online Community Managers

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The last thing youd want is the community to be offline The ability to showcase results and tell the story - For hard headed business folks online communities can seem to be very fluffy and a drain on resources, so an ability to showcase examples and results is important.

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Understanding Open Educational Resources: Information for Schools

SocialTech

I''m happy to announce that Dr Björn Haßler, Helen Neo, and Janet Blair, who will working with Leicester City Council''s DigiLit Leicester project to create guidance for secondary school staff, designed to introduce and promote the use of Open Educational Resources (OER) across city schools.

Learning, community values and my skills – this is what I can bring to The Kootenay Coop Board

Michelle Laurie

In short it comes down to learning, community values and I believe I can make a strong contribution with my skills. I am running for the board of the Kootenay Co-op and would love to have your vote. You may be wondering why I want to volunteer with this group.

Becoming a Strategic HR Professional

Partnering Resources

What would be the most important skills you’d need in your new hires? What skills, knowledge, process, and structure will they need to succeed? The post Becoming a Strategic HR Professional appeared first on Partnering Resources. Human Resources Leadership Strategy

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The 1-minute guide to the digital divide

e-Moderation Station

Even If you live in a resource rich country (let’s say Switzerland or Australia), where in theory technology is affordable and available, not everybody always has access to new technologies. Technology in low-resource ELT contexts. Image by Lisa on Flickr.

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Help! - the professional2.0 is coming.

Joitske Hulsebosch

A master is a professional who possesses deep knowledge and skills in a variety of domains. I have spoken several youngsters who are surprised about the slowness of communication in organizations and the lack of adequate resources and support.

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OER13 Conference, Tues 26 March

Jenny Connected

Liminal participants & skilled orienteers: A case study of learner participation in a MOOC for new lecturers. Tagged: #fslt12 , #oer13 , ELESIG , MOOC , Open Educational Resources , Research. EdDevMOOC #fslt12 #oer13 ELESIG MOOC Open Educational Resources Research

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Getting Ahead of the Curve: Workforce Planning to Anticipate Talent Gaps

Partnering Resources

And it’s a win for the mentees as well, since they gain a cheerleader and confidant as they learn new skills and abilities. Human Resources Networks and Networking TalentMind the Talent Gaps. Image by limaoscarjuliet on flickr. People have been predicting boomer brain drain for years.

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Skills for Learning Professionals…Part 2 | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

After posting my 4 Meta Skills for Learning Professionals in response to Tony’s July “Big Question,” he commented: Nancy – I was super excited when I saw that you had posted on the topic. And, this is one of the bigger skill gaps that exists. You have mad skills?

Skills for Learning Professionals Part 3 | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

I’m long-winded on the topic of new skills for knowledge workers and learning professionals, even if I don’t quite understand what a learning professional is. Here are some resources The 8 Competencies of Online Interaction ( Audio , slides ) and tons on my blog.

Acting resourcefully in a space of community organizing

Chris Corrigan

The challenge for us as teachers in this was to explore and find a way to teach both so that we could help people become resourceful practitioners of a multitude of strategies. From the world of systems thinking, this set of skills is well known.

Skills for Learning Professionals Part 3

Nancy White

I’m long-winded on the topic of new skills for knowledge workers and learning professionals, even if I don’t quite understand what a learning professional is. Here are some resources. What skills are critical here? And how are they different from community skills?

IT Talent: Technology Leaders with People Problems

Partnering Resources

The second problem is that, despite a lack of people skills, some managers are so good at parts of their jobs that it’s hard to shift them. IT Talent: Technology Leaders with People Problems is an original post from Maya Townsend , founder and lead consultant: Partnering Resources - Align.

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I Can’t Fill This Job!: Filling IT Talent Gaps

Partnering Resources

Sometimes companies have to bring in external talent to fill a rare skill gap. Current employees have many untapped skills and abilities. Their skills become tacit, just part of the air they breathe, and not something they can describe. In fact, peers can usually describe those skills better than leaders can. The leaders were blind to the employees two to three degrees away who had hidden, and impressive, skills. Human Resources Talent

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Skills for Learning Professionals…Part 2 | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

After posting my 4 Meta Skills for Learning Professionals in response to Tony’s July “Big Question,” he commented: Nancy – I was super excited when I saw that you had posted on the topic. And, this is one of the bigger skill gaps that exists. You have mad skills?

4 Meta Skills for Learning Professionals | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

world, where learning and performance solutions take on a wider variety of forms and where churn happens at a much more rapid pace, what new skills and knowledge are required for learning professionals? As I start to write them, perhaps “skills&# is the wrong word.

How to Help Managers Lead Change

Partnering Resources

Sometimes, and for some managers, you’ll want to provide training on communication or change leadership skills. Many weren’t born with people skills and many haven’t had opportunities to develop those skills. Image: Lindsay Phillips on clker.com.

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An Argument for Training

Michael Sampson - Currents

It’s important that our scientists have appropriate digital skills to use such systems for their analysis / research. Landcare employs / works with people with diverse skills. Each needs to have a base level of IT skills in order to be effective with ICT tools. - the ICT team identified that people needed better base skills in particular applications, such as Microsoft Office.

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Job #SocialMedia – Digital Marketing Co-ordinator- Sydney @p2pKirstie

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Reporting into the Senior Brand Manager, you will be responsible for executing digital marketing tactics across a number of channels using various resources and tools. Skills and Expertise. Found social media job one on Seek , just posted, 70K a year. Presuming Australians only?

2013 97

Musings on “community management” Part 1 | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Home About Full Circle Contact Resources Wiki Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Apr 28 2008 Musings on “community management&# Part 1 Published by Nancy White at 6:33 am under Uncategorized , online facilitation photo credit: CaseyLessard Chris Brogan has a great post today on online community management – a must read if you have or are considering an online community in your business or organization.

Good Presentations Matter to Rock an Audience

Elsua

So I thought I would drop by over here today and share with you, folks, two of my favourite resources that I have bumped into just recently as being fully packed with good practices, lessons learned, and plenty of know-how on what it is like being a successful public speaker.

Can improv save the world? It can’t make it any worse!

Viv Mcwaters

It’s a volatile and unpredictable time, and we all need to draw on all of our skills and resources just to cope, let alone, be of any use to others. There seems to be bad news around every corner.

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cMOOCs and xMOOCs – key differences

Jenny Connected

It involves diversity of approach and resources, i.e. participants are involved in determining the approach and creating the resources. cMOOCs connect participants and resources through immersion. Connective Knowledge and Open Resources : Retrieved from: [link].

How to Network From Your Desk (For Introverts and Busy People)

Partnering Resources

Advocate for someone by giving a referral, writing a recommendation, or endorsing someone’s skills. Endorse someone’s skills on LinkedIn. The post How to Network From Your Desk (For Introverts and Busy People) appeared first on Partnering Resources.

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Essential Skills for 21st Century Survival: Part 3: Network Weaving « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Though the activity seems simple enough, I see it as an essential skill as we move forward to a more effective and collaborative society. As more of us adopt this practice, aligning people with different strengths and skills who all share a similar vision, what might happen?

Computer Science is not Digital Literacy

SocialTech

I'm a big supporter of brilliant initiatives like Code Academy , who are making getting started with coding easier and more accessible than ever before, and the fantastic work going on to get children and young people not just consuming tech but creating it, such as Coding for Kids (check out the #codingforkids hash tag on Twitter for related links, discussion and resources). It is a combination of: functional technology skills. collaboration skills and.

The Innovation of Loneliness

Elsua

Networking for Introverts: A Starter List of Tips & Techniques

Partnering Resources

Advocate for someone by giving a referral, writing a recommendation, or endorsing someone’s skills. Endorse someone’s skills on LinkedIn. Introvert v. Extrovert. Image by Jeff Wysaski. I recently wrote about how we need to rethink networking : what it is and why we do it.

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Teaching English with Technology – does it work? Part 1

e-Moderation Station

2 Blogs can help (teenage) students improve their writing skills. The detailed analysis carried out in this study provides a useful counter-balance to claims that blogs are always effective in supporting and developing all students’ writing skills. Additional resources (e.g.

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Three Ways Human Networks Can Help Drive Change

Partnering Resources

The world throws leaders curve balls: market changes, skill gaps, technology shortcomings, and so on. Luckily, leaders already have a powerful resource that can supply these competencies in their own organizations. This resource is the informal human network.

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7 Ways to Kill Your Presentation and How to Fix Them

Elsua

The key thing though is whether we are all ready to absorb, change and adapt our presentation skills to make even better pitches to engage our audience(s), which, I guess, is what matters at the end of the day… But what happens when you inadvertently kill your own presentation without even knowing?

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Leadership as mining

Ken Carroll

As a manager, your job is to manage the material resources of your organization – inventory, cash, facilities. As a leader, your job is to manage its psychological resources, aka, the people. But as Ken Robinson pointed out (somewhere), inner resources (like natural resources) don’t lie on the surface. Leadership New leadership skills Self-awareness Thew New Humanism leadership self-awareness transformation

Blog>> Knowledge Retention: Beyond Guidelines and Rhetoric

Green Chameleon

“As Singapore’s population and workforce rapidly ages, there is an urgent need to tap into the valuable skills and experience of older employees.” Shortly after my mom turned 50, she decided to retire. Soon after that, I began to notice oddities in our conversations.

Open teaching and learning

Jenny Connected

They are used to working within Blackboard, uploading resources and using some of the Blackboard tools, such as discussion forums and the Blackboard blogs. The problem with an LMS is that it’s easy for the tutor to be invisible and for modules to become repositories for resources.

2015 71

Why Projects Fail: Realities from the PMINJ Symposium

21st Century Organization

align resources with strategic priorities. Tags: 21st Century Skills Collaboration Complexity Conferences Connected Business Facilitation Organizational Networks Organizational Performance Relationship Networks Strategy