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The 21st Century Curator

ID Reflections

Curation today takes on a new meaning in the context oftechnological affordance, information abundance, diminishing attention, hungerfor contextual and timely information, and constantly shifting, globally linkedlandscape. Aggregation : Aggregation is the act of curating the most relevant information abouta particular topic into asingle location. If Web 1.0 But I digress.

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Digital Assets Creates New Role for L&D Pros: The Content Curator

ATD Learning Technologies

The volume of information being created is increasing faster than we can make sense of it. Indeed, the ease with which organizations can generate, review, and retrieve information has helped them build a considerable amount of potential learning resources. However, it also has led to information overload, confusion, and sometimes even anxiety. For whom? Who will curate?

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Why Content Curation Should be in Your Skillset

Jay Cross

It can save millions, reduce frustration, and boost the velocity of information in your organization. Curating these items — selecting, organizing, evaluating, and sharing them widely — multiplies an organization’s return on information many times over. Continuously seeking, sense-making, and sharing become the process of work, not some activity on the side. publicize viewings.

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Mythical Retention Data & The Corrupted Cone

Will at Work Learning

Unfortunately, all of the above diagrams are evangelizing misleading information. Indeed, a Google image search for “Dale’s Cone” produces about 80% misleading information, as you can see below from a recent search. . . In the concluding notes to the introduction, Subramony and Molenda leave us with a somewhat dystopian view of information trajectory in the internet age. “In

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The Learning Circuits

I'm making this a new post even though I started it as a comment on George's post about Informalization of everything. First, the "informalization of everything" is important. This will change over the next 18 months due to telecomm policy in India, and it will be interesting to see how information-seeking changes!) I found that I just went so far afield, and my comments were really relevant to several other postings, so here it is as a new post. Anyone can now say anything about anything. Whether it's true or not. personal learning needs. For thousands of people?)