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Selecting a Digital Curation Tool by David Kelly

Learning Solutions Magazine

Digital curation—filtering content from many online resources in a way that adds value through organization and tagging—is an increasingly important practice for workplace learning professionals. What tools are available to make digital curation a less labor-intensive practice, and how do you choose the right one? Here is a short guide to solving this puzzle.

Writing & Grammar: Idiomatic Expressions

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

by Jennie Ruby    On the long, traffic-bemired trip back from Thanksgiving, my car passengers contributed their pet peeves to this week's challenge. Do you know these? Are they your pet peeves also? Please select the one you think is correct and  send me your answers. Results next week.    He got fired because he would not  toe the line/tow the line  about the new company policy. If he wants to get his job back, he has a long  row to hoe/road to hoe. No one reached 100% this time! thought the books had  already  been shipped.

Senge, Learning Organizations and asking a question.

Mark Oehlert

A few days ago I tweeted a question about why Peter Senge never seemed to be mentioned in learning circles along with folks like Bloom, Gagne, and Kirkpatrick. :  #crowdbooster told me that I was RT'd 7 times on that tweet and reached a potential audience of about 18,000 people. Exactly zero replies though. Either way, it was a point of interest for me. . So I have to ask - why no Senge ?

City & Guilds Acquires Kineo by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

City & Guilds, the UK’s leading vocational education organization, has acquired Kineo and Kineo’s share of Totara LMS. Design & Development Tools Learning Media Learning Systems

Attract, Engage, and Develop Talent using Open Badges: An IBM case study

Companies have an incredible opportunity to use badges to help attract, engage, recognize and develop talent. There have been significant developments around digital credentials and particularly the fast rise of badges and micro-credentials. Learning Professionals need to be aware of what's happening and innovators should be taking a leading role. In this session, David will go through the well-known IBM Open Badge Program to help explain badge programs.