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.

2016 259

Goals Not Tools

Michael Sampson - Currents

When the focus is on introducing a new tool, you will look at what is currently done in the work process and find the new equivalent way to do it in the new tool. If you focus on the goal (outcome), process improvements and tools are just implications.

Goals 116

(Microlearning) tool of the month: Guidiance

Joitske Hulsebosch

Microlearning is a trend in online learning, so the tool of the month is a microlearning tool: Guidiance. Microlearning tools You can implement microlearning with the tools you already have available. New tools are also available that specifically focus on microlearning.

2018 130

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 248

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.

2015 262

The right tool for the job: my first 750words.com story

Making CommunitySense

I am fascinated by online tools. Tools in the proper sense, of technologies fitting the job. It never ceases to amaze me how clients often think that “anything goes” when digital tools are concerned. Task-tool fit is not trivial at all. And yes, tools matter.

2016 193

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?

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 190

From Changing Tools to Making Progress

Michael Sampson - Currents

When a new tool is introduced into an existing setting, the existing setting has some degree of stability (hopefully more than less).

2018 116

How Social Networking Tools Enable Heutagogy in Learning Organisations

Elsua

Hope you enjoy the presentation, just as much as I did back then, and I still do today, as a self-empowered lifelong learner through applying heutagogy’s principles and making extensive use of social networking tools.

2016 250

Google Plus – One Social Networking Tool to Rule Them All

Elsua

As most of you folks already know, my first exposure to social software was inside IBM, back in 2001, with a Profile Social Aggregator called Fringe ; then I started experimenting with the instant messaging social capabilities of IBM Community Tools (a.k.a.

2011 274

Looking for a task management tool

Mathemagenic

I am looking for a task management tool to organise work across people and contexts. So far we are with Trello, but I’m not happy with it. What do I need? a pool of tasks, some of which are shared with the others and belong to projects. being able to assign a task to multiple contexts (projects/views/boards/tags). an overview on those tasks that I can easily tweak. personalised views and organisation of the tasks (including shared) for the other team members. RTM+iGoogle combo.

2018 89

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.

2016 138

10 tools challenge: making youtube playlists

Joitske Hulsebosch

This is my first contribution to the 10 tools challenge. Lesson 1: There are a lot of cool free tools on the web but there is no garantee that the tools will be available forever. 10 tools challenge elearning.

Why Use Collaboration Tools?

Michael Sampson - Currents

infographic , I've just posted on a different question - Why use collaboration tools? : ". Based on this, there are four reasons why we should use collaboration tools. ". Read more: Why Use Collaboration Tools? Following on from the Why Collaborate?

Tools for a Hack Oregon project

Learning Alliances

But all the other tools help make the face-to-face meetings work better because the results and the connections don’t end when everybody goes home. Like it or not, you’ll end up using a bunch of tools, some of which may be unfamiliar or unappealing to you.

Oregon 130

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

Free High Performing Teams Instant Healthcheck Tool

The Bumble Bee

An important free tool which I provide with my new book ' A Systematic Guide to High Performing Teams ' is a Team Process Health Check Spreadsheet written in Microsoft Excel.

2016 127

From Changing Tools to Making Progress – Improving Amenability

Michael Sampson - Currents

In Part 1, I introduced the three slices of the existing setting , and asked how far a change of some defined kind would go when introduced.

2018 116

(video) tool of the month: 1 second video apps for blended learning

Joitske Hulsebosch

The tool of this month is therefore a video tool: the 1 second video app. This blogpost can be read in Dutch on Ennuonline. Video is an important online trend. Video is already important in online marketing, and learning and training follows this trend.

2018 180

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 170

Online tools for internal communication

Joitske Hulsebosch

Image by Velo Steve via Flickr Netsquared's question this month is: Tactics for using online tools for internal communication. My take is that there are so many tools, for lists of tools see for instance the web2.0 The tools are like the hammer.

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 159

I will take the 10 tools challenge 2013

Joitske Hulsebosch

In workshops and training sessions about learning through social media I always tell people that you continuously need to invest some time in learning new tools and adjusting your old tools. And some tools may simply be tools to work productively. 10 tools challenge

2013 164

Online Mindmapping Tools and Collaborative Whiteboards Review

The Bumble Bee

Tags: Online Collaboration Tools

Review 175

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 257

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 141

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.

The 10 basic online tools every trainer and online facilitator should know

Joitske Hulsebosch

(photo by Kitty Terwolbeck ) There are lots of online tools that you can use for free or for very little money. Every week I try some new tools (like this week vialogues ) and honestly? Occasionally the high number of tools and possibilities make me restless. I have a tools list (both in a booklet and online in diigo) to try out and I never find the time or have the idea that I''ve tested enough tools. An alternative to this bookmark tool is delicious.

2015 174

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 141

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 180

Can Twitter Serve as a Personal Knowledge Management Tool?

Elsua

tools out there on the Internet, but I must admit that some times it drives me just nuts! Not sure up to what point it becomes frustration, but time and time again it amazes me that we are putting to waste such great potential with this micro-blogging / micro-sharing tool.

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 151

Team as my tool

Taming the spaces

The most interesting in this model is that it enables to see three types of mediators of action (’tools’) that individuals use to achieve their objectives: - material tools, services and resources (any kind of social software for example). self-direction as a cognitive tool.

Teams 142

Zoho Reports: good free tool for building web dashboards

The Bumble Bee

Online Collaboration ToolsIt's a common problem - you have developed some very useful excel charts and dashboards and now you need to publish and share them on the web.

2012 156

Overcoming the "Too Many Tools Problem"

Michael Sampson - Currents

In other words, if you have too many different tools to work across when collaborating with other people, it can become a barrier rather than an enabler. Read more: overcoming the "too many tools problem".

2012 153

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

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 130

The Collaborative Opportunities Dashboard Tool

The Bumble Bee

The Collaborative Opportunities Dashboard Tool allows companies to quickly explore a dozen practical ways to work together with the goal of meaningful results in 12 weeks or less. Click to run The Collaborative Opportunities Dashboard Tool (requires Flash).

2010 142

Boeing's New Global Collaboration Tool

Michael Sampson - Currents

Boeing has just announced its new global collaboration tool - the 747-8 Intercontinental. The Boeing 747 is my all-time favorite aircraft, although the Boeing 777 is growing on me.

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 176

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.

2015 93

Doodling is a serious tool

Michelle Laurie

The August 9-10 graphic facilitation workshop is fully sold-out. The trainer is preparing a WIKI with information for all participants to get us started. I took a sneak-peak and found this interesting TEDx talk.

2010 141