Top 10 Tools for Learning 2016

Elsua

Top 100 Tools for Education – for use in schools, colleges, universities, adult ed . 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.

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List of 3rd Party Social Media Tools #Blab #socialmedia

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Shares Whether you are a VA looking after the Facebook and Twitter of a small business or the marketing manager who needs to social media Monitor Instagram and Risk Management, social media tools to schedule, automate, autofollow, autotweet, monitor are critical to saving time and resources.

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Trending Sources

How Do I Make Sense of Social Networking Tools

Elsua

and while I will be answering the first part over the course of time with the various blog entries I’m currently drafting along, I thought for today I’d focus on trying to answer the second part: how do I make sense of social networking tools today?

2015 86

Stop Blaming the Tools when Collaboration Fails

Elsua

. We, human beings, seem to always be very keen on blaming the tools (and technology, in general, for that matter) whenever things just don’t work out all right , specially, in the collaboration space. Of course, we all know the tools can’t talk back to us, so they can’t defend themselves.

2016 70

Should Companies Block Access to Digital Tools?

Elsua

are blocking the use of social networking tools for their employees, so that they wouldn’t waste time at work, or goof around unnecessarily. Open Business Personal KM Productivity Tools

2013 81

Reclaim Blogging – On Why Your Blog Still Is Your Best Personal Branding Social Tool

Elsua

Yes, it’s true that I have dumped a good number of social software tools out there on the Social Web in favour of G+ itself, or, at least, thanks to it I have reduced my involvement with those social tools quite a bit. Blogging , in short, is your own personal branding tool.

2011 127

Traackr Enhances Its Web Influencer Monitoring Tool

Portals and KM

For those who want to better understand the thought leaders in a field, Traackr provides a comprehensive, yet very easy to use, tool set. I wrote about my initial experiences in a prior post (see Traackr Offers Useful Web Influence Monitoring Tool).

2011 67

Roadblocks to the Uptake of Collaboration Tools

Michael Sampson - Currents

A recent market research study by AIIM highlights various problems in the uptake of collaboration tools in enterprises: … 93 percent of business leaders believing internal collaboration is either crucial or very important to what they do, and 59 percent holding the same to be true of external collaboration.

2014 61

A free Leadership Development Benefits Estimator Tool

The Bumble Bee

Here is a simple Excel-based tool which will get you started and which you can easily enhance if you need more. Once you have completed steps 1-3 in the tool you can then do steps 4-6. " How do you justify investment a specific people development activity (e.g.

2014 42

Jane Hart’s Top Ten Tools for 2014

Jenny Connected

Jane Hart has once again asked for people to vote on the top ten tools that they use when working online. I am not very adventurous in adopting new tools. Technology doesn’t interest me enough to want to experiment with tools I am unlikely to find useful in my every day work. These days, these are the tools I use and what I use them for. I find it a fantastic tool for this. Skype: This is a great tool for personal communication and team meetings.

2014 35

Online Collaboration Tools by Robin Good | ZEEF

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Online Collaboration Tools. Software tools, web apps and services for online collaboration. Kanban Tool. Mindmapping Tools. collaboration tools web2.0 ZEEF works best with a modern browser. Browse Happy. Upgrade your browser today! Type Subject Company Personal Page name Curator Site or domain Tag Language EN NL FR. ui-button. This page. Subjects. Companies. Curators. Links. Create a page. Sign up. Login. Preferred region. Global (selected). Nederland. France.

2015 33

Virtual Tools for Participation

Networking Action

“Public participation…is (a) realm in which other countries are advancing beyond the United States, turning us from a leader to a follower in democratic innovation.” Thus begins an information-ladden short response to the White House’s request for “thoughts” about… Communications ncdd

A new mapping tool: useful for research purposes

Jenny Connected

But this year I am giving it another go, using the Think Tool Matthias Melcher has developed. Matthias has made the tool freely available. I have created my own video to show how useful this tool is and how I have used it to date. I have never felt comfortable with mapping.

2016 33

The Array of Tools for Large Systems Change

Networking Action

The early stage of development of the field of large systems change (LSC) knowledge and practice is reflected in the fragmentation of knowledge, tools, and methods amongst pioneer innovators and their specialties: collective impact is associated with FSG, David Cooperrider … Net Dev

2016 27

Online Mindmapping Tools and Collaborative Whiteboards Review

The Bumble Bee

Tags: Online Collaboration Tools

My Network Curates My Tool Choices

Nancy White

Of course since I can no longer keep up with the rapidly growing and changing constellation of tools (volume and a 53 year old sleep deprived brain) , I turned to my network — this time using Twitter as I find it a fast, effective environment for these quick, specific questions.

The “Other” Consideration of Collaboration Tools; Welcome to the New World of GDPR

Michael Sampson - Currents

Collaboration tools provide amazing capabilities for helping people work together across time and space, and selecting the right tools for your organisation is important. And it has implications for how your organisation uses collaboration tools too. Industry Updates Tools & TechnologiesHowever, there’s another side to the whole area that I haven’t often written about on this site: compliance.

2017 27

Is this Knowledge Management’s most effective tool?

Chris Collison

One of knowledge management’s most powerful tools. So why does a conversation over coffee work where formal KM tools and techniques fail? There are a lot of KM-related words beginning with the letter C.

2013 38

Tools for social network analysis from beginners to advanced levels

Joitske Hulsebosch

Tomorrow I have a webinar with a group of people interested in social network analysis, interested in the tools. What I''m doing in this blogpost is classifying some tools for network from EASY through INTERMEDIATE to DIFFICULT.

New Leadership Tools: Finding Direction through Network Maps: Mini Case #1

Partnering Resources

Using Network Maps as Leadership Tools. He grew up within the company and relied on standard tools like Management by Objectives, SMART Goals, and so on. Learn More about Using Network Maps as Leadership Tools.

2017 37

Virtual Collaboration Tools for Networks, Participation, Transparency

Networking Action

A survey of a half dozen global networks revealed that their use of virtual collaboration tools is amazingly rudimentary. A couple of colleagues and I discovered that when identifying tools for GOLDEN to use. We wanted virtual platforms to… Communications

Some ideas about a tool for community reflection

Learning Alliances

We experimented with [link] (or “wiki surveys”), a tool for public opinion and consultation, and indeed we got new ideas and some interesting guidance on the most popular and resonant ideas. More about Wiki Surveys as a tool for communities.

2013 21

100+ Tried & True Problem-Solving Tools

Partnering Resources

Too many leaders choose the wrong tool for the problem at hand. What tool do I use? In this post, we share over 100 tried-and-true problem-solving tools. Simple Problem-Solving Tools. Complicated Problem-Solving Tools. Complex Problem-Solving Tools.

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Free Tool: Project Execution Assessment

Partnering Resources

The post Free Tool: Project Execution Assessment appeared first on Partnering Resources. Image from aeu04117 on flickr. The best strategies are simply good ideas… until someone implements them. How well does your organization execute?

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Blog>> Users Demands for Collaboration Tools

Green Chameleon

We recently asked a number of business users what they require from collaboration tools within the company. The scope reached from communication tools, documents sharing, collaboration in teams, social networking and a personalized portal. half of the people we asked would require at least once per week to have offline access to the provided tools. In my view, it is far more important to give clear guidelines to the users how to use which tools in specific situations.

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

Elsua

It just works, pretty much like some other traditional tools we have been using for decades, like *cough* email *cough*. As an opportunity to use Twitter this way, that is, a learning and networking tool, it’s just brilliant! .

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(Intranets2011) "You've Got Collaboration Tools - Now What?" - Michael Sampson

Michael Sampson - Currents

You've Got Collaboration Tools - Now What? Last week at Intranets2011 in Sydney, I presented the Thursday morning keynote entitled You've Got Collaboration Tools - Now What?

Pete Kaminski: Tools as Substrates for Community

Full Circle Associates

” And, “Remember not to fetishize the tools; rather, use them as part of enabling people to work better together.” A while ago, my friend Peter Kaminski wrote something that was so terrific, I said “May I blog that?” ” He said yes.

Don’t Start with the Tools: They Are Not Your Final Destination

Elsua

Don’t start with the tools. It looks like years have gone by and we are still stuck on the very same problem we used to have 10 years ago: tools, tools, tools! Show them the way, and don’t start the conversation with the tools alone. “?

KM Tools: Creating a River Diagram…

Chris Collison

I’m often asked to explain what a “River Diagram&# is, and how they can be used to shape knowledge management strategy, and as a way to help communities share and learn. Geoff Parcell and I wrote a couple of chapters in “No More Consultants&# , but some how it’s one of those topics always has me grabbing a sheet of paper, a whiteboard or a napkin to work through the steps in a more visual way.

Transforming collaboration with social tools

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

One thing enterprise have learned is that siloed, standalone consumer Web-style microblogging or social networking tools rarely work well inside an enterprise. Whats the appropriate rationale for adopting a new tool in this case?

Email vs. Collaboration Tool - "Better Attention, Enhanced Focus, More Tidy"

Michael Sampson - Currents

Ana comments on the difference between using email to collaborate and using an online collaboration tool: " So despite prioritizing messages and labelling them, the fact is that in a tool such as email it is hard to focus (not to mention keeping track of the discussion when you easily mix subjects in different threads). I already saw the advantages of online collaboration tools, but let’s just say that regarding email I had one of those aha moments today! ".

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Work Together: 60+ Collaborative Tools for Groups

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Business Productivity 37Signals.com - Maker of collaboration tools including Basecamp Basecamp reviews (others listed below). QuickBase.com - A collaborative tool from Intuit, the makers of Quicken. Thinkature.com - Collaborative workspace with voice chat and numerous drawing tools. Zimbra.com - Email service with collaboration tools. WebBrush - Focuses more on graphical sharing and includes drawing tools. PaulNHS Willums these are great tools.

A Great Example of Collaborative Tools Being Integrated into an Appropriate Way of Working

Michael Sampson - Currents

What I really liked in David’s article was his explanation of how they have integrated their physical working world (and the use of private offices with collaborative physical places) with the use of online collaborative tools: We are an online company: we’ve been remote from day one and still to this day over half of the team (aside from sales) works from home. What an awesomely appropriate use of collaboration tools, in alignment with the priorities in their organizational culture.

2015 37

Enterprise 2.0 Five Years Later: From Tools To Platforms To Ecosystems

Collaborative Thinking

With an initial focus on tools (e.g., conference in Boston this June: A shift from tools to platforms. In 2006, Andrew McAfee’s article on Enterprise 2.0, along with subsequent works, helped organizations think about how people use social software to more effectively share information and connect with one another. blogs, wikis), organizations undertaking “E2.0” initiatives began a long journey to improve the way employees build communities and collaborate on business activities.

2011 41

Making a rough and ready pattern language as a creativity tool

Chris Corrigan

Just finished out first day of work with Navajo Area Health Promotion practitioners and 30 community wellness workers, Elders and healers from across the Navajo Nation.

My Top 5 iOS Apps of the Week – Week #13

Elsua

I have been having tons of great fun with this app over the course of last few weeks as it’s helped me time and time again to make the best picks and editing effects on plenty of the pictures I have shared across in different media tools and I’m quite enjoying the overall outcome.

2016 68

Traackr Provides Useful Web Influence Monitoring Tool for Marketing and PR Professionals

Portals and KM

For those who want to support a brand or simply better understand the thought leaders in a field, Traackr provides a comprehensive, yet very easy to use, tool set.   As someone involved in the marketing of a software product I can certainly see the usefulness of this tool set. 

2010 39

Thinking About How Real Workers Use New Collaboration Tools – the Ford Approach

Michael Sampson - Currents

Among other changes, he comments on the new approach Ford IT took with helping users understand how to make use of the various tools available to them in their work: Many IT departments have had to cut back on their help desk and user support in recent years and have ended up leaving users to their own devices — figuratively, and even literally in some cases. There are the traditional office productivity tools like instant messaging and email and [Microsoft] Office.

2014 32

Is SharePoint "Worth It" as a Collaboration Tool? - Joe Shepley

Michael Sampson - Currents

Then, we need to look at what kind of collaboration you’re planning on doing, because that’s really what should drive your decision to use a given tool. ". There's a case that could be made for switching the two parts of Joe's approach - starting with an understanding of what kind of collaboration the organization needs, and then comparing and contrasting the different tools. tool duplicated that would count against it - not for it.