Cultural management

Challenge to Learn

Culture is an interesting aspect of learning, managing and changing. We did this together with a company who specializes in culture; Ideas4. We decided that they would do a culture survey at Stoas and in return Stoas would help them step into the world of digital learning. They use several dimensions (created by Hofstede) to measure culture and to map it. I reread the book and found much more cultural differences. Change management Culture management

Game Based Learning 2010 – Recap: Day 1

Upside Learning

MPs (like Ed Vaizey the Shadow Minister for Culture and the Creative Industries) are making the right noises about the industry itself. Then we had the brilliant Matt Mason the Author of Pirates Dilemma sharing his thoughts on how the youth culture is changing capitalism.

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eLearning Conferences 2010

Tony Karrer

link] December 3-4, 2009 Worldwide Forum on Education and Culture , Rome, Italy. link] January 2010 January 3-4, 2010 New Presidents Program , sponsored by the Council of Independent Colleges, Marco Island, Florida, USA. link] February 22-23, 2010.

Reflections on ISPI 2010

Clark Quinn

There did end up being transparency and contribution, but it was almost brought in by stealth, as opposed to being the explicit declarations of culture. Early in the year, I gave a presentation online to the Massachusetts chapter of ISPI (the international society for performance improvement), and they rewarded me with a membership. A nice gesture, I figured, but little more (only a continent away). To my benefit, I was very wrong.

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Top 60 eLearning Posts for October 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

October 2010 did not disappoint! 4 Free Tools to Help Get Your PowerPoint from Good to Great , October 21, 2010 Continuing the recent trend of PowerPoint in the news , I stumbled upon an article in USA Today that provided some tips and advice for designing more engaging presentations. Open Source eLearning Tools , October 13, 2010 I was just asked about trends in open source for eLearning and particularly open source eLearning tools. October 25, 2010 Open for use?

The Big Question: the place for instruction in an information snacking culture

Clive on Learning

The February Big Question on the Learning Circuits Blog (I know, it’s March already and I’m late on this one) queries what the place is for instruction and deep reflection in a culture in which people increasingly just dip into things and move on.

Your Learning Culture is Killing Your Company

Your Training Edge

In 2010, Bersin by Deloitte published a massive research report analyzing human resources and corporate training practices. Learning culture. Even back then, the number one factor was “the strength of the organization’s learning culture.” What is a learning culture?

2010: mLearning Year in Review

mLearning Trends

How our January 2010 Predictions Played Out! As we reach the first anniversary of this blog’s introduction, we thought we’d take stock and figure out how things are going by revisiting our list of predictions for enterprise mobile learning in 2010. A.K.A.

Great ending to 2010

Jay Cross

From the perspective of management, the take=away lesson is that you must foster an overall culture of creativity within your organization–one that not only has good ideas, but also understands them, is receptive to them, and knows what to do with them.

Top 74 eLearning Posts from September 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Best of eLearning Learning in September 2010. Examples and Samples of Game Design Documents - Kapp Notes , September 15, 2010 Here is a collection of several game design documents and information about game design documents. 10 Unusual Sources Of Inspiration for eLearning - The eLearning Coach , September 29, 2010 We all need inspiration at times. Presentation: “Twitter in Education, what next?” - Dont Waste Your Time , September 10, 2010 As a follow-up to my (successful?)

In response to: Why “Talk” Culture Ruins Everything

ID Reflections

I was reading Why “Talk” Culture Ruins Everything by Hugh McGuire this morning. And the scary part of "cherry picking" ideas and creating mash-ups from these were driven home once again. We do it all the casual conversations, on social networking sites, during water cooler gossips, in one-on-one conversations with friends.We

Top 75 eLearning Posts - May 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

May 2010. Performance Learning Productivity , May 28, 2010 Instructional design is not only seen as a core competency for learning and development/training specialists, but it’s a huge industry, too. A Defense of the LMS (and a case for the future of Social Learning) - Social Enterprise Blog , May 12, 2010 For some time now, I’ve seen a growing negativity toward LMS solutions by a pretty wide group folks in our space. LMS Resources - aLearning , May 8, 2010 I know, I know.

Top 70 eLearning Articles - Hot Topics: iPad Adobe Captivate - July 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

July 2010. Educational Games for the Classroom - Kapp Notes , July 19, 2010 Here is a list of educational games that can be used to teach kids during the school year or over the summer break. Education As We Know It Is Finished - Lars is Learning , July 14, 2010 So says Clayton M.

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2010 in Retrospect: Top Few Blogs and Books

ID Reflections

2010 Shift Index - Passion and Performance by John Hagel 6. 2010 in Review Part 3: My year in reflective blogging by Jane Hart 21. How to Build a Social Learning Culture by Lars Hyland 24. Blogs Reading 2010 Books ReflectionThis post should have made its appearance a few days back—at least a day back—but procrastination sometimes overtakes me.

Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 5

Upside Learning

This article enlists new developments that will shape the very fabric of our behavior, culture and identity in 2011. Augmented Reality Marketing In 2010 And Beyond.

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Selective tolerance

E-Learning Provocateur

cartoon prejudice bias creed culture discrimination engagement except humor humour selective selective tolerance toleranceAs we near another Christmas, I thought this cartoon was timely.

eLearning Conferences 2011

Tony Karrer

Past years eLearning Conferences 2010 , eLearning Conferences 2009. December 2010 November 30-December 3, 2010 International Workshop on Cloud Privacy, Security, Risk and Trust (CPSRT), Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana, USA.

Telling the Truthiness

The Peformance Improvement

This contributes to a culture that is bad for business, and, in the case of Toyota and BP, bad for consumer safety and protection of the environment. So the role of the senior leader is to create a culture where speaking truth is understood as good for business.

The Disconnect As I See It – #LT10UK

Upside Learning

Learning Technologies 2010 was a great learning experience. In another comment, Robin Hoyle (who exhibited at the Learning Technologies 2010) mentions that vendors were not allowed to present at the conference – surprising but true!

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Instruction in a Information Snacking Culture?

The Learning Circuits

Thus, for February the question is: Instruction in an Information Snacking Culture? There's a trend that seems to be ongoing, but I'm noticing it even more recently. People seem to be spending less time going through information in depth and less willing to spend time on information.

63 Great eLearning Posts and Hottest Topics for November 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Mark’s focus is to look at social media tools, their impact on an organisation’s culture. Past years eLearning Conferences 2010 , eLearning Conferences 2009. e-Clippings (blogoehlert) , November 8, 2010**Please use W-A-S-D keys to move through this post, mouse to look around, space bar to jump and left-click to fire. PowerPoint 2010: Inserting YouTubeVideos - I Came, I Saw, I Learned , November 19, 2010by AJ George. It’s about the culture.

Changing Cultures in Higher Education

Jay Cross

Last week I received a nice surprise in the mail, Changing Cultures in Higher Education (Ulf Daniel Ehlers and Dirk Schneckberg eds.) Springer. Congratulations, guys. 610 pages for a mere $126. It’s good to see that Springer is maintaining its sense of humor. Don’t get me wrong.

Do you need a digital horcrux?

Spark Your Interest

This post isn’t about mangling pop culture references. Although I was intrigued to note that although Seinfeld is no longer current pop culture, it's got a Facebook Fan page and an interactive map to explore their world and watch episodes]. .

More Examples of Correlation Without Causation

The Peformance Improvement

Leadership Organization Culture Organizational Learning causation college correlation Gallup Jim Collins measurement statistics

Erin doesn’t get it

E-Learning Provocateur

knowledge management collaboration Erin Brockovich km participatory cultureI watched Erin Brockovich again last night. It’s an excellent movie. While it’s based on a true story, the producers have obviously used their poetic licence to boost its dramatic effect.

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Don't Throw Lean Out With Toyota's Bathwater

The Peformance Improvement

The kind of culture that must be in place to support high performance and high quality is not something that, once in place, will continue indefinitely without constant attention and nurturing.

Square pegs and round holes

E-Learning Provocateur

Given legacy systems, entrenched practices and perhaps a less-than-booming corporate culture, successful implementation would require skillful change management to say the least, not to mention a lengthy, multi-phased rollout period. What’s your role in the workplace?

Best of informal learning since September 1, 2010…

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

September 1 to November 18, 2010. The state of mapping APIs - OReilly Radar , September 7, 2010. Welcome to the Decade of Games - , September 9, 2010. Full Frontal Nudity Doesn’t Make Us Safer: Abolish the TSA - News , November 14, 2010. Points of control = Rents - Lockergnome Blog Network , October 29, 2010. The Data Bubble II - Doc Searls Weblog , October 30, 2010. But. - Adaptive Path , September 30, 2010.

eLearning & mLearning: Using Color in Learning

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Over the next few weeks I'm going to discuss how you can use color in eLearning to affect mood, encourage learning, resonate in different cultures and be accessible to those with color sight deficiencies as well as provide some color resources to make your design process a bit easier.

Frances Hesselbein and Leadership

The Peformance Improvement

Tags: Leadership Organization Culture Frances Hesselbein leadership nonprofit.Peter Drucker

What Businesses Can Learn From Nonprofits

The Peformance Improvement

The company culture encourages this misdirection of purpose, i.e., they are rewarded and recognized for having funds to do their projects. Tags: Communication Leadership Organization Culture business customers donors Korngold Lublin nonprofit passion purpose Zilch

The importance of a Knowledge Sharing Culture

Growth Engineering

We’ll also see how the learning and development community is innovating to combat this trend and pave the way for a more collaborative culture. Because of this, a culture of performance where everyone understands the expectations and is held accountable for performing to them is key.”

What Can Health Care Learn From Toyota?

The Peformance Improvement

In that piece I write about Toyota’s need to learn about the deficiencies in its corporate culture rather than framing their problem as one of defective parts. However, in light of Toyota’s recent travails, these organizations should look closely at their own cultures and what could become barriers to effective change over time. Tags: Leadership Organization Culture Organizational Learning culture health care leadership organizational learning The Toyota Way Toyota

Social media: It’s not about the technology!

E-Learning Provocateur

Organisational culture. It’s about culture. If this doesn’t sound like your culture, your competitors won’t mind at all. informal learning participatory culture web 2.0As an enterprise, Acme Corporation is “dipping its toes&# into social media.

John Chambers talks with Public Services Summit 2010

Jay Cross

What culture issues keep the innovation flame afire? John Chambers was beamed in to chat with the Public Services Summit in Stockholm yesterday afternoon. My notes follow. The economy? Parts of Asia doing very well. Europe okay but fragile. ?With With government leaders, share, don’t tell.

eLearning & mLearning: Using Color in Learning, Part III

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

But is it possible the eLearning course could be seen internationally and convey something completely different to someone in another culture? Cross-Cultural Color Design Some color meanings are relatively universal. by AJ George.

BP, Jurassic Park, and the Law of Unintended Consequences

The Peformance Improvement

Tags: Organization Culture Organizational Learning BP Deepwater Horizon jurassic park risk assessment Rubik's Cube systems thinking unintended consequences