Evaluating Knowledge Workers

Tony Karrer

I’ve discussed before about how it’s Hard to Evaluate the Performance of Knowledge Workers and now some additional backup from Dilbert: Which goes along with: But let’s be careful here because: eLearning Technology.

Social Media for Knowledge Workers

Tony Karrer

tools to improve your performance as a knowledge worker. That said, I thought it would be worthwhile for me to collect a few of the resources that provide good starting points that can help Knowledge Workers improve their performance using Social Media. Last week I had a presentation around using Social Media and Web 2.0 One of the questions that always comes up is: How do I find more information to help me get started?

Knowledge Workers and Corporate Learning Environments

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The 21st century corporate learning environment is an ecosystem of services, tools, technologies, and processes that support knowledge workers. Knowledge Workers and Corporate Learning Environments is a post from: E-Learning Curve Blog. Tags: e-learning constructivist learning environment corporate learning environment knowledge worker learning curve organizational development organizational learning scaffolded learning

Top 10 eLearning Predictions for 2010

Tony Karrer

Before I start with any of my actual predictions, let me throw in an overall prediction that the year is going to start off slow for most people, but by the end of the year, we will all be thinking: “Wow, 2010 was a crazy year!” For example, Harold Jarche tells us 2010: Year of the CM.

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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Workplace Learning: Theory in Practice

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Much of the real-world job of the knowledge worker is more concerned with problem setting then problem solving. schemata corporate learning environment double-loop learning knowledge worker organizational learning reflection on action reflection-in-action Schon single-loop learning workplace learning Workplace Learning: Theory in Practice is a post from: E-Learning Curve Blog.

Factors Inhibiting Workplace Learning

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This post on workplace learning discusses some of the underlying factors that inhibit individual knowledge workers and teams from developing in organizations. Tags: e-learning corporate learning environment double-loop learning holistic learning knowledge worker learning curve organizational development organizational learning team development workplace learning

Knowledge Management Contexts: Peter Drucker

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Knowledge Management Contexts: Peter Drucker is a post from: E-Learning Curve Blog. Tags: e-learning definition of elearning don morrison elearning KB KM Knowledge Management knowledge worker peter drucker Many of the work concepts and practices we associate with the Information Age were developed in an era more typically identified with heavy industry.

Evaluating Non-Formal Learning in the Context of Kirkpatrick’s Four-Level Model

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Measuring the Learning Effect of Non-Formal Learning

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A Typology for Non-Formal Learning

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The Problem of Knowledge

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It's important to look at the nature of knowledge and it's role in the life of individuals and organizations. The Problem of Knowledge is a post from: E-Learning Curve Blog. Tags: e-learning corporate knowledge definition of elearning definition of knowledge elearning KB KM knowledge ecosystem Knowledge Management knowledge worker

More on Constructivism in Workplace Learning

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schemata corporate learning environment double-loop learning knowledge worker organizational learning Schon single-loop learning workplace learning Argyris and Schön suggest that members of an organization construct their own representation of organizational behaviors, which they call “theory-in-use” More on Constructivism in Workplace Learning is a post from: E-Learning Curve Blog.

Augmented Reality for Learning

Tony Karrer

I’m not and I gave him the standard advice about looking through LinkedIn Guide for Knowledge Workers , LinkedIn for Finding Expertise , and Searching for Expertise - LinkedIn Answers. Designing Impact , June 8, 2010 Augmented Reality: does it have a place/future in education? A colleague just asked me if I knew anyone who was using Augmented Reality for learning.

Experiential Workplace Learning

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Experiential learning theory (ELT) describes learning as “the process whereby knowledge is created through the transformation of experience” Experiential Workplace Learning is a post from: E-Learning Curve Blog. Tags: e-learning constructivist learning environment corporate learning environment experiential learning theory knowledge worker Kolb learning curve learning styles organizational development organizational learning

Learning Curves and the Workplace Environment

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Evaluating Non-formal Learning: Validity in Research

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E-learning Ecosystem in Organizations

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There are two components involved in investigating this aspect of e-learning as a means to enhance knowledge worker performance E-learning Ecosystem in Organizations is a post from: E-Learning Curve Blog. Tags: e-learning definition of e-learning e-learning ecosystem knowledge worker learning curve organizational development organizational learning

Characteristics of Experiential Learning Styles

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Workplace Learning: Developing Effective Teams

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Knowledge. Defining the Problem. Somewhat.

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Knowledge is a kind of cognitive or conceptual dark matter that we know must exist, but measuring and quantifying it, and demonstrating it is a complex business Knowledge. Tags: e-learning corporate knowledge definition of elearning definition of knowledge elearning KB KM knowledge ecosystem Knowledge Management knowledge worker

How The Business Goal of A Training Project Affects The Content You Should Include

Bottom-Line Performance

These knowledge courses are the bulk of the work I’ve done in my career. For knowledge workers, much of what they are paid to do IS to make decisions, so there is some blurring of know and do in this age of information.

Capturing non-formal learning-related data

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Seven Things I Learned This Year

Tony Karrer

And every year I use this as a Big Question – see: Learning 2010. During 2010, I’ve been ramping up my use of twitter as a learning tool. Learning Coach Model Very Powerful In 2010, I had a great experience where Dr. Joel Harband wrote a series of articles for my blog on Text-to-Speech in eLearning. Flash may Die and HTML 5 is Going to be Big 2010 opened my eyes are Flash and HTML 5. I really think that 2010 marks the Beginning of Long Slow Death of Flash.

Can We Align Kirkpatrick’s Guidelines & NonFormal Learning?

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Kirkpatrick’s Guidelines for Evaluating Training Programs

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Evaluating Non-formal Learning: Using ‘tests of rigor’ for validation

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Approaches to Evaluating Non-Formal Learning: the Case Study

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Evaluating Non-Formal Learning using Kirkpatrick’s Four-level model: More…

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Non-Formal Learning – Evaluation Considerations

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Workers are required to learn new skills, in the context of their functional tasks: they do not necessarily have the time to take formal training courses. Tags: e-learning evaluation formal learning informal learning Kirkpatrick knowledge workers non-formal learning nonformal learning organizational learning workplace learning

Using the Information Session Approach in an E-Learning Initiative

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Using Non-formal Learning in your Organization

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Deliberative learning (where the worker schedules time to learn) is a key definer of non-formal learning. Tags: e-learning formal learning informal learning information session approach IPA knowledge workers non-formal learning nonformal learning organizational learning workplace learning Using Non-formal Learning in your Organization is a post from: E-Learning Curve Blog.

In Response to Collaboration Provides Autonomy

ID Reflections

how typical knowledge workers do not appreciate being instructed; involvement is the key to motivation. In today's networked world of the Concept Age where ideas connect and bring together people, where knowledge workers thrive on collaboration, leaders have to change their style.

Non-formal Learning Characterized 2

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Non-formal learning characterized

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Non-formal Workplace Learning 2

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Evaluating Non-Formal Learning Programs – Table of Links

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