Social Media Revolution 2011 Video

Jane Hart

The 2011 revision of the well known video by Erik Qualmann. “Part of the world’s most watched Social Media video series; “Social Media Revolution&# by Erik Qualman. This is a shorter version that includes new social media statistics for 2011. Tweet. I’ve been waiting for this! Based on #1 International Best Selling Book Socialnomics by Erik Qualman. “

Top 5 eLearning Skills for 2011

eLearning Weekly

I focus here on what I think are the top skills for elearning now, in 2011. Instead, when looking to hire, I think managers are going to care more about these job skills, my top skills for elearning in 2011. Social Media. Social learning is still finding its place in corporate elearning. Some elearning tools are already integrating social media for social learning use–like the LMS software, TOPYX.

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November 2011 in review

Jane Hart

As we count down to the big holiday season for Christmas and New Year, here is my review of November 2011. As I’ve already mentioned lots of articles this month in my posts of key social learning resources: part 10, part 11 and part 12 , here are 5 other great articles that appeared in November and which I added to my 2011 Reading List. Social learning

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Learning Tools Directory 2011

Jane Hart

Many have become much more social, e.g. with links to Twitter, Facebook or using their own social features. Take a look at the 2011 Learning Tools Directory here … and if you want to recommend any tool/s, just add them in the Comments of the relevant page/s and I’ll add them in. I’ve just spent the last few days overhauling the Learning Tools Directory. Over the last year there has been quite a lot of change one way or another in terms of tools.

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Top Ten Tools for Learning 2011

Experiencing eLearning

Diigo is my social bookmarking option. This is the fifth year that Jane Hart has been collecting lists of top tools for learning. The list will be finalized on November 13, but you can see the ongoing results in this list. I have contributed my lists in 2007 , 2008 , and 2009. You can contribute your top tools too. As in 2009, I’m going to divide my list into personal learning and course development. Personal Learning. Google Reader is still my main tool for personal learning.

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2011 Predictions

Clark Quinn

mobile social strategy technologyFor the annual eLearn Mag predictions, this year I wrote: I think we’ll see some important, but subtle, trends. Deeper uses of technology are going to surface: more data-driven interactions, complemented by both more structured content and more semantics. These trends are precursors to some very interesting nascent capabilities, essentially web 3.0: system-generated content.

Top 5 eLearning Skills for 2011 – A Follow-Up

eLearning Weekly

Following up on last week’s post titled, “Top 5 Skills for eLearning in 2011,” I’d like to explore this at a different angle. The eLearning skills you need for 2011 may be directly influenced by the industry in which you work, and therefore some are more prevalent than others. From there, what eLearning skills do you need for 2011 – the remaining ten months? Social Media – As we all know social media is no longer a trend and is becoming the main stream of communicating.

April 2011 in Review

Jane Hart

My 2011 Reading List. Trust and networks , Gideon Rosenblatt, Alchemy of Change, 16 April 2011. The cultural imperative for a social business. This is a two part posting by Maria Ogneva, Head of Community at Yammer: Part 1 appeared 18 April 2011, and Part 2 on 21 April 2011. With any kind of internal social networking, you are effectively changing behavior from everyone working inside a silo to a more open, transparent and collaborative environment.

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January 2011 in Review

Jane Hart

I’ve started off my 2011 Reading List, and this blog posting highlights my top 3 must-reads for January 2011. Everyone’s been talking and tweeting about Quora this month, and I have a few articles/postings about Quora on my list, but this one takes a look at it from the “learning&# point of view: Quora: a social network built for learning , Instructional design fusions, 3 January 2011.

July 2011 Review

Jane Hart

July was Google Plus month – and it was interesting to read the variety of articles and blog posts about this shiny new social networking service. I collected some of the more interesting Google Plus reads in my July 2011 Reading List : comparison articles, tips for newcomers, articles from those who see Google Plus as the only social network they will ever need, as well as those who feel that their existing networks (eg Facebook or Twitter) still serve them best.

August 2011 Review

Jane Hart

But here are my 5 picks for August: Managing learning: feel the need to manage learning , Charles Jennings, presentation to elearning network, July 2011. For the plugged-in, too many choices , Stephanie Rosenbloom, New York Times, 10 August 2011. How social learning is like gravity , Dennis Callahan, Learnstreaming, 13 August 2011. Backchannel learning in an organizational setting , David Kelly, eLearn magazine, August 2011.

March 2011 in Review

Jane Hart

In terms of my professional reading, I added around 25 articles to my 2011 Reading List, but here are 3 that I’ve marked as must-reads. I manage my family, team, career, and social needs effortlessly. Enterprise collaboration requires critical new skills , Deb Lavoy, CMS Wire, 8 March 2011. You can see the 2011 Reading List here. Social Learning Community. Now that April Fools Day is over, here’s my March review.

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October 2011 in Review

Jane Hart

As I’ve mentioned lots of them in my continuing series of postings on Key Social Learning Resources, here I want to pick out just five more. Social learningI’ve added over 50 links to interesting articles and resources in my Reading List in October. 1 and 2. In this posting Dan Pontefract explains how he has “a problem with both the term digital native and how it has been manufactured into one of … Read the rest.

Reflections 2011

Clark Quinn

Another area of excitement is social and informal learning. On this, the shortest day of the year here in the northern hemisphere, it seems like a good time to reflect on the past year and look forward to the coming one. It’s certainly been an interesting year, and a good one personally. I feel there are lots of reasons to hope for good things to be coming too. The opportunities are big. First of all, mobile really has taken off.

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2011 Top 100 Tools List and Presentation finalised

Jane Hart

Yesterday, I finalised the Top 100 Tools for Learning 2011 list. Social learningIn the last few days of voting there was a surge of contributions (both online and by email) that brought the number of contributions to 531. Many thanks to everyone who took the time to share their Top 10 Tools and help me compile this, the 5th annual survey of learning tools. The final list and presentation is available… Read the rest.

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Impressions of the Masie Learning 2011 Conference

Dashe & Thomson

Last week I was fortunate to attend the Learning 2011 conference, organized every year by Elliott Masie. Bill Clinton at Learning 2011 — at least, I think it was Bill Clinton. Uncategorized mobile learning Elliott Masie Learning 2011So in this month’s blog I wanted to talk about some general impressions I had there.

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15 Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest –10

Upside Learning

This week we deliver you a dose of the latest in mobile learning, Web design & development, eLearning and Social Media. Many analysts are predicting 2011 will be the year of the tablet. In 2011 60 Percent of Mobile Web Traffic Will Be Video. Bytemobile has found that in 2011, 60 percent of all traffic on mobile Web devices will be for video. The Social Side Of The Internet. eLearning Outlook For 2011.

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CIPD’s HRD 2011 – Good Show!

Upside Learning

Last week we had an exhibition stand at CIPD’s HRD 2011 at Olympia London – our very first ‘outing’ in the UK. We were pleasantly surprised to be adjudged the Runners Up on the People Management Sponsored Best Stand 2011. Also Upside2Go allows for Social/Informal learning and when implemented properly can do a world of good for the global workforce. It is no wonder it was declared the best debut by analysts Craig Weiss at the ASTD show in Feb 2011.

June 2011 Review

Jane Hart

June was another busy month, with lots of interesting articles and blog posts, so has been difficult to choose my personal five favs this month, but here they are: Designs for natural learning , Tom Gram, Performance x Design, 2 June 2011 - we used this article as the basis for our first RealWorkplaceLearning live chat in June, see more HERE. Learning is the new work , Jay Cross, Chief Learning Officer Magazine, 13 June 2011. Tweet.

My Top 10 Tools for Learning 2011

Jane Hart

In 2011 I now use Google Reader , and although it is no longer my most indispensable tool, it is still an important tool for me to keep up to date with what is happening in the “learning&# world. . In 2011 I now use WordPress to power my website. It is such a sophisticated tool, and it also now powers my Learning in the Social Workplace blog. In 2011 I have to say I don’t use it all now – maybe I should try it out again.

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May 2011 Review

Jane Hart

But first a review of May 2011. Mapping informal and formal learning strategies to real work , Tom Gram, Performance X Design, 4 May 2011. Roles in communities of practice , Joitske Hulsebosc, Lasagna and chips, 9 May 2011. The case for online social networking in education , Jose Picardo, 14 May 2011. Without workflow, social business is doomed , Agency Collaboration, 26 May 2011. The Client knows best , CLO Magazine, 26 May 2011. Tweet.

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ICT in the Classroom 2011

Jane Hart

I’m currently in Johannesburg for the Intel ICT In the Classroom 2011 conference, where I am one of the keynote speakers and workshop leaders. My keynote takes place tomorrow (Wednesday 5th July) and is called Thinking Differently as Learning Professionals: Trends in Social Media. Tweet. I am hoping for some audience participation during the presentation as well as from others outside the Hall on Twitter in the backchannel.

Learning 2011 Interview Mindmaps

Clark Quinn

Here are the mindmaps: social strategyElliot Masie has interviewed Stephen Lambert (Producer of Undercover Boss) and Peter Capelli (Managing the Older Worker).

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2011: My year in blog posts, presentations and other resources

Jane Hart

This is my second blog post reviewing 2011. In January I published my Social Learning Handbook (both as a paperback and a PDF). Its main premise was that social learning happens all the time … Read the rest. Social learningToday, I take a look at some the key moments of my own year in terms of resources, blog posts and presentations I have produced. January. This book aggregated a lot of my thinking and activities from 2010.

The Best 100 of 2011

KnowledgeStar

“Yesterday, I finalised the Top 100 Tools for Learning 2011 list. Learning Brain Education Hypertext Hypermedia Social Learning elearning instructional design K-12 Education Future of education future of learning Corporate LearningJane Hart is one of my great “go-to” resources for all things learning. Every year she posts a great review of the Top 100 Tools. Here it is and Thanks, Jane! In the last few days of voting there was a surge of contributions [.].

50 Tools that didn’t quite make the 2011 Top 100 Tools for Learning List

Jane Hart

It seems that many people like tools lists, if the fact that there have been over 110,000 views of the 2011 Top 100 Tools for Learning presentation via Slideshare since 13 November is anything to go by! This time the ones that didn’t quite make it onto the 2011 list. Social learning

50 Posts and Articles that Made Me Think in 2011

ID Reflections

Inspired by JaneHart’s Top100 Articles of 2011 , I thought I should put down at least the top 50 thathas made me reflect and ponder in the past one year, has changed the way I dothings and shaped quite a bit of my work-life decisions. Not all the posts havebeen written in 2011, but since I either stumbled across them in 2011 or readthem with greater appreciation this year, I thought it fair to include these inthe list.

Learning And Social Networks

Upside Learning

Google Plus is making waves among technology savvy social networkers. This is a more manageable approach for dealing with the humongous amount of incoming data that social networks generate. It’s quite clear to me now how social networks could influence learning by: Providing a digital space for free expression about the work and workplace. Social Learning Google Google Plus Social Networks

Social Media vs. Social Learning

Integrated Learnings

We also use tools such as Twitter, LinkedIn and other social media. In a lot of cases, we are using internal corporate social media tools to collaborate. This has included reading some books, attending some webinars, and talking with other learning professionals about how they are making social media work in a learning environment. So why not plan for social collaboration within your instructional design? --4-- By Dean Hawkinson.

The Social Learning Community

Jane Hart

Yesterday I launched the Social Learning Community – a new Community of Practice intended for those interested in the use of social media to work and learn smarter. This is a place where you can join discussions, ask questions, share links, experiences and events with others about social learning – whether it be in education or [.]. Social learning

2011: A writer’s odyssey

E-Learning Provocateur

2011 was a big year of writing for me, with 2 self-published books and over 40 blog posts. Social media. • Social media extremism. • 20 hot resources for customer-facing social media. • The big myth of social networking. • Foching up social media. • ElNet Workplace E-learning Congress 2011. • Top 5 things I hope not to hear in 2011.

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Social Cognitive Processing

Clark Quinn

In an earlier post , I tried to convey the advantages of social activities in formal learning from the cognitive processing perspective, but my diagram apparently didn’t work for everyone. I took another shot for a presentation I gave on mobile social at the Guild’s mLearnCon , and I thought I’d raise it here as well. This extends to the social learning situation. social

2011: A writer’s odyssey

E-Learning Provocateur

2011 was a big year of writing for me, with 2 self-published books and over 40 blog posts. Social media. • Social media extremism. • 20 hot resources for customer-facing social media. • The big myth of social networking. • Foching up social media. • ElNet Workplace E-learning Congress 2011. • Top 5 things I hope not to hear in 2011.

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Google Plus currently highest ranked NEW tool on the Top 100 Tools List 2011

Jane Hart

As voting for this year’s Top 100 Tools for Learning 2011 draws to a close Google Plus has now moved into 26th place on the list, and is now the top new tool on the list. Social learningYou can view the current state of the list HERE. But there’s still time to vote for your favourite tools – voting closes in just over 2 weeks time at mid-day GMT on Sunday… Read the rest.

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Key social learning resources: Part 6 #sociallearning

Jane Hart

Continuing my series of key social learning resources, here is this week’s selection. 1- In Jane Bozarth’s Nuts and Bolts column for Learning Solutions Magazine, this month she provides an excerpt from the eLearning Guild’s Report, Social Media for Learning. Social learning

Reflecting socially

Clark Quinn

The social processing that happens when sharing is not just for formal learning, but for personal, self-directed learning as well. We also may be able to review interactions in a social media system, messages and such, to reflect on our communication patterns and improve. So, I encourage to start reflecting personally, of course, but consider also reflecting socially, with your colleagues, teammates, and more. mobile social

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2012: The Year of Learning in a Social Business

Jane Hart

Predictions for an upcoming new year are inevitably based on the “flow” from the current year, so if you have taken a look at my Top 100 articles of 2011 (or even my complete 2011 Reading List), you will not be surprised to hear that many predict that 2012 will be the “ Year of Social Business “ Up to now, for many organisations, Social Business has been about social … Read the rest. Social learning

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