Revisiting My Learning Journey on Social Media

ID Reflections

On my way to office today, I was pondering about my evolving use of social media. As I see colleagues and friends and peers still struggling to comprehend how to use social media for “learning” and often expressing skepticism, I thought I’d share my journey in brief.

I Believe in the Importance of Personal Knowledge Management

Tom Spiglanin

What we need is to exercise personal knowledge management, or PKM. PKM is distinct from organizational knowledge management, which is widely used today. Only PKM can meet my needs, which only I know at any given time. Three Key Components of PKM.

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#BNLF - 7 Key Takeaways and Other Impressions from Day 1

ID Reflections

#BNLF I've learned means Blog Now, Live Forever. This was my first BNLF, and I wasn’t quite sure what to expect from the blogging fraternity. I pondered a while and realized that the blogs I like in my domain are all written in the simplest language without any loss of depth or impact.

The 21st Century Curator

ID Reflections

is about social nets, Web 3.0 Source: go-gulf.com via Sahana on Pinterest Not surprisingly, curation has become the next buzzwordafter social business. This is of course similar to the PKM model suggested byHarold Jarche. pkm curator content strategy curationIf Web 1.0

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Social Learning Cannot Be A Bolt-On Strategy

Learnnovators

I recently wrote about the challenges of integrating social learning in the workplace. Even as I was mulling over the topic and browsing through Dion Hinchcliffe’s posts for insights on social business, I had a moment of epiphany.

Social Media for Knowledge Workers

Tony Karrer

Last week I had a presentation around using Social Media and Web 2.0 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. Subscribe to the Best of eLearning Learning for updates from this blog and other eLearning blogs tools to improve your performance as a knowledge worker.

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eLearning - Social Media - Mobile Learning

Tony Karrer

eLearning Learning Hot List - May 15, 2009 to May 22, 2009 Top Posts The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals. Choose the Right Pilot Group - Kapp Notes , May 22, 2009 Presentation: Social Bookmarking with Delicious - Don't Waste Your Time , May 15, 2009 Discovering Instructional Design, Part 1 - The E-Learning Curve , May 19, 2009 Meeting icebreaker-How to get a group to acknowledge differences in perceptions.

From Learning Management to Personal Knowledge Management

Jane Hart

All of which has now become possible due to the availability of an ever-increasing number of instructional and informational resources as well as social tools, together with easy access to huge numbers of people in social networks and online communities. Social learning

The best elearning reads of 2013

eFront

Cognitive Dissonance and the Denial of Social/Informal Learning , Mike Britz. Social media at work. The Connected Learners- A Book by Students for Teachers , Langwitches Blog. Social First! Good, bad and ugly: 7 critics of social media , Donald Clark.

Why Content Curation Should be in Your Skillset

Jay Cross

They have the same job but instead of paintings, deal with digital artifacts such as: blog posts and Tweets. Every day I would sift through a hundred or more items suggested by my social networks or the search engines. Publish on social sites, blog, mail list, and social media.

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Social Learning Cannot be a Bolt-On Strategy

ID Reflections

Even as I was mulling over the topic and browsing through Dion Hinchcliffe's posts for insights on social business, I had a moment of epiphany. Social Learning and social business go hand in hand. A piecemeal approach to social learning will only serve to confound us further.

Webinar - Skills - Social Media - Best of eLearning Learning - July 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

Your Social Learning System As A Profit Center. The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. Social Business Design: Insights from HP’s WaterCooler - Skilful Minds , July 15, 2009 We need to begin seriously discussing “how Social Media Thinking will impact the greater whole of the company.&#. New Skills for Learning Professionals - The Learning Circuits Blog , July 1, 2009. Is Social Learning a fad?

12 features of supporting social collaboration in the workplace

Jane Hart

I am often asked how to support social collaboration in the workplace. As I showed in my recent blog post , there are some big differences between learning in an e-business and learning in a social/collaborative business. Social learning

Is it time for a BYOL (Bring Your Own Learning) strategy in your organization? #BYOL

Jane Hart

My previous blog post that revealed that around 70% of respondents in my recent survey found training (including e-learning) “unimportant” or only “somewhat important” has generated quite a bit of interest. The PKM framework is based on eight years of practical research and use.

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Working Out Loud: Using the Tools We Already Have

Learnnovators

This thought was triggered by David Kelly’s presentation – Social Media, Social Learning, and Curation where he highlights the role each of the social tools/platform can play in our sharing and learning.

Best articles on Working Smarter, April 2012

Jay Cross

Using social media for onboarding. One of my other passions, that, coincidentally, don’t get to talk much about on this blog, but perhaps I should, is that fascinating topic of Learning. Google Exodus: Passover told in social media DAVID WEINBERGER | FRIDAY, APRIL 6, 2012.

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Pick of the Month: August 2012

Jane Hart

August is typically a quiet month, but there have been plenty of good blog posts and articles around. The month started with a survey, reported in Social Business News, that showed that Professionals spend 40% of their time in online peer communities. 4 – Social Collaboration .

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L&D's New Hatrack

ID Reflections

An increasingly global and uber connected workforce, globally distributed organizations, dispersed expertise, ubiquitous connectivity powered by the affordances of social, local and mobile (SoLoMo) and the economy of individuals are giving rise to completely different working and learning behaviors.

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Google Wave - Learning Environments - Best of eLearning Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

Unleashing The Power Of Social Learning. The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. Mentoring vs. Training — Why Social Networking Isn’t Enough - aLearning , October 13, 2009. Open Source E-Learning Development 5: Media Capture - The E-Learning Curve , October 14, 2009. Rules for Social Media? Your learner journey can start here… - ThirdForce Blog , October 9, 2009. Social Network = Social Class?

2012?s Top articles on Working Smarter

Jay Cross

Working Smarter Daily points to ideas from design thinking, network optimization, brain science, user experience design, learning theory, organizational development, social business, technology, collaboration, web 2.0 Once again the list is dominated by free online social tools.

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eLearning Innovation 2010 – Top 30

Tony Karrer

These are topics that are coming up in the participating blogs more during this time than they have in the past and that have good social signals. Google Buzz , Google Wave and PKM PKM stands for Personal Knowledge Management, which is a definite passion of mine (see Work Literacy and Social Media for Knowledge Workers ). Subscribe to the Best of eLearning Learning for updates from this blog and other eLearning blogs

eLearning Learning - Best of May

Tony Karrer

Top Posts The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals. Blogger in Middle-earth , May 26, 2009 Tips for Working with SMEs - Bozarthzone , May 21, 2009 Social Networking in Times of Stress and Personal Emergencies - Electronic Papyrus , May 11, 2009 Aligning Learning Theory with Instructional Design - The E-Learning Curve , May 21, 2009 Developing a PLE Using Web 2.0

Twitter Research - Best of eLearning Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

Social Media: Trends and Implications for Learning. The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. The Semantic Web cometh - Upside Learning Blog , October 4, 2009. ePorfolios Blogs and Audience Response Systems at Back to School Night - eLearning Technology , October 7, 2009. Social Media and Records Retention - Engaged Learning , October 6, 2009. The following are the top items based on social signals.

Learning Resolutions: Promises Can't Take a Punch

OpenSesame

I''d be done by 6 and move on to check my PLN and work on that nagging blog post. I''ve enlisted the Sunrise calendar app with its integration with other tools such as other calendars, social media, and Evernote, I can be more aware and make balanced decisions regarding my time and energy.

DevLearn - Google Wave - Organizational Learning - Best of eLearning Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

Social Learning for Management Development: Introducing CoachingOurselves. The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. Blogs – Day 1 – An Introduction - Engaged Learning , November 9, 2009. The Big Question: How do I communicate the value of social media as a learning tool to my organisation? The Modalities of Blended Learning - Element K Blog , November 8, 2009. The following are the top items based on social signals.

35 Top eLearning Articles and 6 Hot Topics for March

eLearning Learning Posts

Tools For Mobile Learning Development - Upside Learning Blog , March 21, 2010 Some tools which may assist you in developing mobile learning applications. PKM in a nutshell - Learning and Working on the Web , March 22, 2010 Personal Knowledge Management: A way to deal with ever-increasing digital information. Instructional Design by Example - Janet Clarey , March 19, 2010 I launched a new blog this week for showcasing e-learning examples. PKM (10). Social Media (55).

Top 125 Workplace eLearning Posts of 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

So without further set, I’m happy to announce the Top Posts as defined by Social Filtering - meaning by everyone involved directly or indirectly in eLearning Learning. Twitter in the classroom: 10 useful resources , Social Media in Learning , August 12, 2009. Top 100 Learning Game Resources - Upside Learning Blog , June 24, 2009. Twitter in the classroom: 10 useful resources - Social Media in Learning , August 12, 2009. Use a Blog Template.

Learning and KM: Separated at birth?

Jay Cross

They go beyond the Gen X, and Y (Millennial) vision to look into the “virtuals” the first generation that has been socialized in virtual worlds from WebKinz, Club Penguin, Habbo Hotel, etc.—and How do you implement personal knowledge management (PKM) for yourself and your organization?

Hot Topics in eLearning for 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

Hot Topic #2 - Social Media , Social Networks , Social Learning , and Informal Learning. Social media, social networks, communities for learning both formal and informal is bigger than I think we can even imagine at this point. 7 Creative Ways to Introduce Social Media to Your Team , October 22, 2009. You can lead them to social media, but can you make them drink? Sense-making with PKM , March 12, 2009. Blogging.

Top 68 eLearning Posts from April - Hot Topics iPad Google Buzz

eLearning Learning Posts

The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. Key Social Learning Roles - Daretoshare , April 4, 2010 Premise : Learning communities or networks thrive because its members possess certain skills and capabilities. If you’ve followed this blog long enough, you’ll know that I am big on presentation skills. Jane Hart shows in this Table; Social Learning = New Toolset + New Mindset + New Skillset New Mindset: Agility.

Google Wave - Twitter - eLearning Learning Best of October 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. The Semantic Web cometh - Upside Learning Blog , October 4, 2009. Top 8 Reasons Why Training Providers Are Adopting eLearning - Upside Learning Blog , October 29, 2009. Mentoring vs. Training — Why Social Networking Isn’t Enough - aLearning , October 13, 2009. Social Media and Records Retention - Engaged Learning , October 6, 2009. A History of Social Media , October 8, 2009.

Social eLearning Design - Best of eLearning Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

Social Media: Trends and Implications for Learning. The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. Top 8 Reasons Why Training Providers Are Adopting eLearning - Upside Learning Blog , October 29, 2009. The Right Way To Go About Open Source LMS - Upside Learning Blog , October 23, 2009. The following are the top items based on social signals. Learnstreaming and PKM , October 29, 2009. Faculty Blogs , October 22, 2009.

So many thoughts, so little time

Jay Cross

Blog , January 26, 2009. Old Growth Media And The Future Of News - stevenberlinjohnson.com , March 14, 2009. Blog – How to Save Media - Technology Review Feed – Tech Review Top Stories , May 3, 2009. Debunking Social Media Myths - HarvardBusiness.org , June 29, 2009. Blogs in Education - Half an Hour , April 13, 2009. Five Things I Do With Every Ubuntu Installation - Lockergnome Blog Network , June 10, 2009.

Top 25 Posts and 4 Hot Topics in January - Best of eLearning Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

Here’s how I’m approaching Personal Knowledge Management - Free as in Freedom , January 25, 2010 A few months back, Harold Jarche wrote a very interesting article about sense making with Personal Knowledge Management (PKM). Harold suggested a model that he uses to manage his personal knowledge and stay on top of his social media intake. 10 Findings from a New Youth Media Study , January 20, 2010. Best of eLearning Learning.

July Informal Learning Hotlist

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals. Transparency is the new objectivity - Joho the Blog , July 19, 2009. Blog – Why Incompetence Spreads Through Big Organisations - Technology Review Feed – Tech Review Top Stories , July 5, 2009. Blog – How to stage a revolution - Technology Review Feed – Tech Review Top Stories , July 12, 2009. Hire Smarter with Social Media - HarvardBusiness.org , July 13, 2009.

Top 40 eLearning Articles and 5 Hot Topics for Early March

eLearning Learning Posts

6 Reasons To Use Amplify for Collaborative Learning - The Writers Gateway , March 8, 2010 I recently came across this website called Amplify that works just like Twitter and other social networking sites. Social snake oil - Learning and Working on the Web , March 1, 2010 Knowledge management (KM) was a most promising field until it was hijacked by software vendors who were selling IT systems for six figures. Will the same thing happen in social? Best of eLearning Learning.

How to make the most out of a conference

E-Learning Provocateur

Given the massive scope of PKM, I needed to narrow my focus. After agonising over the problem for almost a full minute, it dawned on me that the immediate relevance of PKM to the conference attendees lay in how they were going to make the most out of said conference. Use social media.