Yammer for internal knowledge sharing for health care and policy making

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

What is Yammer? Yammer is booming, especially in the Nederland within Europe. Many companies have started their Yammer groups for rapid internal exchange. He put out a message on Yammer and found someone who could sit with him and explain it, the very next day.

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Pick of the Month: June 2012 – Informal learning, Yammer, collab platforms, change, and keep learning

Jane Hart

A brief quiz tells you whether your organization needs to adopt formal or informal approaches. 2 – Yammer and social collaboration platforms. The acquisition of Yammer by Microsoft was big news last month.

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How to MOOC: Social Media in the Corporate Classroom, Part 2

Your Training Edge

Yammer is the premier microblogging tool for private conversations. Being a big believer in Technology Enabled Learning, Bryant seeks to create awareness, motivate adoption and engage organizations and people in the changing business of education.

The Power of Your Network | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

My background includes extensive experience in learning, teaching, and facilitation, and I love technology and how its changing our culture.

Is E-Learning Possible Without Learning Management System?

Your Training Edge

As a result, companies are turning to collaborative tools such as Yammer and ePath that promotes performance-based learning. It enables him learning with more interest and adopting the knowledge fast.

MOOCs Are Too Uncontrollable – People Could Do Anything!

Your Training Edge

Even corporate MOOCs that incorporate social media don’t necessarily use Twitter— Yammer is a popular private social network that businesses can use to ensure the privacy of employee communications.

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Collaboration and community skills are the new workplace skills

Jane Hart

Of course, helping them how to use the technology could be partly approached in this way – but even that wasn’t quite the same. And Maria Ogneva agrees in her blog post, This is not your parents’ software training , when she talks about how organisations should approach Yammer “training”.

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Will chat replace email? Slack thinks so.

Obsidian Learning

Speaking personally, it’s news to me that email is even close to sinking, and I’m having a hard time imagining persuading all our clients to adopt it just so we can communicate with them.

How Social Networks Can Harness the Power of Weak Ties | Social.

Dashe & Thomson

The power of tools like Facebook, LinkedIn, and Yammer, are pretty astounding. A lot of the Social Media Mavens , however, are really ranting, not about the technology, but about the human dynamics related to social networking.

My Twitter Weekly Links Digest for 2011-07-17

Jane Hart

Are You Going To Adopt Google+ for Professional Learning/Networking? Google Plus Sucks (And Here’s Why) ~ LockerGnome Social Media & Technology [link] <I’m tending to agree with this #. Running a Successful Yammer Event [link] via @ Yammer #. RT @ alc47 : Culture and Technology – synergistic in creating Communities of Practice by @ olliegardener [link] #. RT @ DonaldClark : Learning Technologies & LWF merge (2+2=5) [link] #. Tweet.

Three Great Takeaways from ASTD 2012

Mindflash

Insights from Yammer. The next day, I was fortunate enough to be invited to a happy hour party with the crew from Yammer. I also learned some interesting ideas about how Yammer helps clients adopt the new technology.

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Building a Better Working World

CLO Magazine

They share their badge achievements on LinkedIn and celebrate successes in conversations across EY Yammer sites. Therefore, adoption of global initiatives requires extensive socialization to gain buy-in.

Social Learning Tools Should Not be Separate from Enterprise 2.0

Tony Karrer

This could be: SharePoint, Yammer, Confluence, etc. Adoption - What's the PU? Adoption in the Enterprise - It's Personal Adoption Rate = Perceived Usefulness (PU) * Perceive Ease of Use (PEOU) So, Pam’s right on ease-of-use (or perceived ease-of-use). eLearning Technology.

Tips and Tricks for Web 2.0

Bottom-Line Performance

or any other new) technology within an organization. technologies are (and more of them are supposed to be), implementing them successfully is neither simple nor easy. Not everyone will adopt new tools. Unlike many other lists right now, I don’t see microblogging (Twitter, Yammer, etc.) Whatever new technologies you implement, it can take up to 18 months for your group to get up to speed. It’s important to experiment with these technologies.

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Digital learning as a ‘third place’: Lessons from the coffeeshop

Nomadic Learning

These coffeehouses often adopted a specialist focus, whether that was finance, trade to one part of the world, literature, shipping, or scientific debate. By: James Bassendine.

The 3 Major Pitfalls of Static Content

Inkling

There’s no shortage of options when it comes to enterprise technology aimed at helping employees learn, communicate, and share static content. But was it on Chatter, Slack, or Yammer? Maybe it’s time to open those doors and adopt the standard for the enterprise. There is email, chats, intranets, wikis, training universities, SharePoint, content repositories, file sync and shares, and other proprietary solutions… the list goes on and on.

How to MOOC: Social Media in the Corporate Classroom, Part 2

Your Training Edge

Yammer is the premier microblogging tool for private conversations. Being a big believer in Technology Enabled Learning, Bryant seeks to create awareness, motivate adoption and engage organizations and people in the changing business of education.

Can Learnist Hold the Key to Enterprise Social Learning?

Dashe & Thomson

AR is beginning to permeate our lives through smart phone apps and viral videos from tech firms like Google, but existing uses are still a bit clunky and there is a ways to go before this technology has a real effect on everyday learners like you and me.

Models for Learning Questions

Tony Karrer

I recommend adopting their tools and their security mechanisms. 9) When introducing these new learning methods, I have the impression that the resistance from organisation is lies more in the new role of the training department rather then new technologies. So, I would agree that new technologies is less the issue. My suggestion is that you don't really try to sell Yammer or a Wiki or any other kind of tool. Twitter/Yammer is something new.

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How to MOOC: Social Media in the Corporate Classroom, Part 2

Your Training Edge

Yammer is the premier microblogging tool for private conversations. Being a big believer in Technology Enabled Learning, Bryant seeks to create awareness, motivate adoption and engage organizations and people in the changing business of education. So you are ready to design your own massive open online course (MOOC) and you want to incorporate social media. How should you go about it? What tools should you use? When the first MOOCs hit the net, the only real option was blogs.

Launching a Web Collaboration Platform? Here’s How to Get Past the Naysayers

Mindflash

Students had already discovered Yammer on their own and began using it to communicate and work on projects together by sharing documents, creating groups, and participating in discussions; the school was in a position to build on those trends. Create a team of early adopters.

3 questions to ask before starting social learning

Sponge UK

You might be surprised by how much social learning is going on already, from face to face conversations over lunch about the latest policies or technology to interactions on social media. Yammer. How social technologies can help your learners.

Meet the Team Part 3: Simon Birt, VP of Global Business Development

eFront

My name is Simon Birt, and my background is in technology and business development, and more specifically the application of these into the enterprise space (large and medium-sized businesses). Technology Enhanced Learning is going through a dramatic change.

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New Learning Solutions

Tony Karrer

Addresses Real Pain Point Tell me the pain that customers are feeling that will make them pay for your solution – or adopt your free solution. Even if you are free, you still have to have enough pain with how they are doing things today to get them to adopt. Integrates in Interesting Ways Another way to get my attention and possibly get the market's attention is to have a solution that integrates with existing, already adopted solutions. eLearning Technology.

11 Ways to Use GIFs at Work Right Now – Today!

TechSmith Camtasia

But why is a 29-year-old technology making such a comeback? Yet more mobile-savvy Millennials are entering the workforce and work-based chat clients like Slack are becoming more widely adopted. Perfect for the workplace social platform, such as Slack, Yammer, or Flowdock.

Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

Twitter, Yammer), wikis, blogs, discussion groups, etc. Learning technologies are becoming social, collaborative, and virtual. Corollary => Open Source Video Technologies I'm dealing right now with delivery of video on mobile devices. eLearning Technology.

Meet the Team Part 3: Simon Birt, VP of Global Business Development

eFront

My name is Simon Birt, and my background is in technology and business development, and more specifically the application of these into the enterprise space (large and medium-sized businesses). Technology Enhanced Learning is going through a dramatic change.

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Developing a Social Learning Strategy? Start With a Problem to Fix, Not the Strategy

Mindflash

You do the research, find technology solutions, and present a plan to your boss. If you want to convince leadership to adopt new initiatives in social learning and collaboration technologies, start by finding a problem and fixing it.

Surfing the Net: Waste of Time or Personal Directed Learning.

Dashe & Thomson

IOL is facilitated through the use of tools like Yammer that connect coworkers across the globe. Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Surfing the Net: Waste of Time or Personal Directed Learning?

What Universities Must Learn About Social Networks

Jay Cross

The social business bandwagon has arrived and companies are installing Chatter, Jive, Connections, Socialcast, Yammer, Socialtext, Sharepoint, HootSuite, and more to replace outmoded intranets and improve the way they transact business. What Universities Must Learning About Social Networks.

Mentoring or Coaching: What’s Best for Your Company?

CLO Magazine

There is no perfect model or one-size-fits-all solution for every organization to adopt. Some enterprises have tried using social software such as Yammer or Jive to connect individuals, but without a formal mentoring or coaching structure, this approach is not sufficient to achieve measurable results. With a smart, thought-out use of technology, learning departments can scale programs to develop more of their employees faster and meet tomorrow’s challenges.

Working Smarter, March 2012

Jay Cross

Working Smarter draws upon ideas from design thinking, network optimization, brain science, user experience design, learning theory, organizational development, social business, technology, collaboration, web 2.0 March 1, 2012 to March 30, 2012.

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Guarding Against Primitive eLearning Programs

Vignettes Learning

Synthesis Are we too focused on the use of technologies in elearning that we overlook the opportunity to reflect and contemplate? The training and learning industry has this love affair with technology. We love it – we adopt it. [Please share your comments below.]

Design - Knowing Doing Gap - Best of eLearning Learning

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eLearning Strategy - eLearning Technology , September 14, 2009. Discussion Forums for Knowledge Sharing at Capital City Bank - eLearning Technology , September 15, 2009. Yammer announces Windows Mobile app and Outlook plugin , September 15, 2009. Community of Practice for Facilitators : pilot, adoption and participation , September 13, 2009. Best of eLearning Learning. September 11, 2009 to September 18, 2009. Upcoming Free eLearning Webinars.

What Can You Expect in 2013?

CLO Magazine

Chris Hardy, director of the Global Learning and Technology Center for Defense Acquisition University (DAU), said tablets can seamlessly merge learning, play and work. Despite this trend, most corporations have been slow to deploy mobile learning, and even fewer consider adopting learning apps. Collaborative learning also can be informal discussion groups in Yammer, rating content on SharePoint or mashing up a video.