The Changing Face of Work and Workplace Learning

Learnnovators

Companies take birth and vanish; business models come and go; technology appear, evolve and transform everything. On March 1, 2011, IBM announced the IBM SmartCloud framework to support Smarter Planet.” I am not the kind to crystal gaze.

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Successful Business Digitals – How Do They Do It?

Your Training Edge

After the crash of the dot com era in 2001, entrepreneurs were worried about the next big thing that would be basically the breakthrough technology to support business operations and decision making. Let’s scroll through some factors that determine successful business digitals: 1.

Institutional Innovation and Podular Design

Skilful Minds

Change Management Collaboration Experience Design Innovation Social Business Design Social Media Social Networks Web 2.0 Business business exceptions Conference Board connected company Deloitte great innovation debate IBM informal learning institutional social media John Hagel John Seely Brown JP Rangaswami know how knowing who Knowledge Creation Knowledge Management pods podular design Richard Adler social learning social media institution social software

A Network of Experts: From Content Curation to Insight Curation

CLO Magazine

In the past, the notion that knowledge is power meant people were expected to learn and remember what they learned in order to act. In today’s world where knowledge generation is increasing and half-life is shortening at an alarming rate, access to knowledge is where the power truly lies.

The differences between learning in an e-business and learning in a social business

Jane Hart

Although the advent of e-technology in the late 1990s changed businesses into e-businesses, this was essentially about automating existing business thinking and practices. So whilst e-business is about automation, social business is about innovation. Management.

When Social means Business …

Learning Cafe

While here in Australia social media is still something of a speculative direction for businesses – we are the fourth slowest adopters of social media for business – overseas it is already becoming part of mainstream business processes. Businesses are going social. And social means business. IBM, as of 2011, has over 130 communities of practice around the globe; with up to 198,000 employees using Facebook for business purposes.

The Changing Face of Work and Workplace Learning

ID Reflections

Companies take birth and vanish; business models come and go; technology appear, evolve and transform everything. Each member will bring their expertise to bear and share their knowledge and experiences. L&D will have to don the hat of community managers and become learners.

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5 Simple Ways to Enhance Employee Productivity

ProProfs

Employees are highly-valuable resources for any business, and so it is important to ensure that their requirements are taken care of. They spend sleepless nights to meet business goals which might make them feel burn-out and demotivated.

Machine Learning to Promote People Learning

CLO Magazine

But it’s also permeating across lines of business within those industry segments. When breaking down the capabilities that machine learning has to offer the learning and development space, there are two clear avenues: knowledge management and content development.

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How Effective are Current Online Employee Training Solutions in Combating High Attrition Rates?

ProProfs

The reason behind the continuous growth of businesses is that they invest most of their time and resources in training their employees and brushing up their skills. And when they get similar opportunities in abundance, they tend to stay longer and work hard to achieve business’ targets.

Managing Diversity through Community Management

ID Reflections

On the positive front, I have been doing a lot of reading—mostly around organizational behavior, organizational development, culture and diversity, motivation and communication, and how these relate to social business and knowledge management.

When Traditional Classrooms Go Digital, Education Takes The Shape Of Blended Learning

ProProfs

You can be surprised by the number of companies like ProProfs who delegate their business objective in forming such platforms and creating engaging SAAS LMS. IBM has made an estimation that 40% of classroom training costs are spent on traveling and lodging.

How Social Learning is Powering Up Today’s Workplaces

Learnnovators

Through 2015, 80% of social business efforts will not achieve the intended benefits due to inadequate leadership and over emphasis on technology.” – Gartner . To share knowledge has always been our basic desire. THE QUOTE.

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

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Web 2.0 Applications in Learning

Tony Karrer

This is something that gets discussed as emergent: see Emergent Knowledge Management , Direction of eLearning - Emergence or Big System , and Future Platforms for eLearning. IBM I only briefly mentioned how other organizations are adopting these tools in a big way - The Wall Street Journal - June 18 2007 - social networking at IBM 26,000 registered blogs. Selling the Value Often it can be tricky to convince management of the value of providing these tools.

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Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

Branon Learning Management System App Stores Bob Little Apps, Not Courses Inge de Waard Augmented reality moves towards augmented learning with easy tools: Wikitude , Layar , ARToolKit. The role of the learning leader is shifting from being a program manager to a solution architect.

Carpenters or champions in the world of infomal learning ?

Learning Cafe

As “work” and “learning” are so closely entwined how can we extend the impact of what we do in a formal context to maximum the impact back of that skills/knowledge in the workplace? Do we actively manage it? Method and madness – Disconnect between learning & knowledge.

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Give Back to the Profession

CLO Magazine

Capture learning professionals’ knowledge and keep up with new leaders. Here are a few things I’ve noticed about our industry: CLOs’ evolving roles: CLOs have to balance the demands of the C-suite with talent management. Why is it that when we ask CLOs where they search for leading-edge practices, they mention the top business schools, and not one mentions a graduate school of education?

Working Smarter eFieldbook $12

Jay Cross

Knowledge work and learning to work smarter are becoming indistinguishable. The accelerating rate of change in business forces everyone in every organization to make a choice: learn while you work or become obsolete. Knowledge workers create value in workscapes. Managers 178.

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Looking Back at 2007

Tony Karrer

Retooling my knowledge I've been paid to be a CTO type consultant on a broad range of topics. And if you are talking Reusable Learning Objects, Courseware Templates, Tracking Mechanisms, Content Management, etc. Of course, since I'm truly believe that the form of what we will be building in the future is changing and things like RLOs and Courseware are going to become much less important, then my current knowledge base seems diminished. on all kinds of businesses.

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eLearning Conferences 2013

Tony Karrer

link] or [link] December 2-4, 2012 Communication and Management in Technological Innovation and Academic Globalization (COMATIA ), 3 rd , Paris, France. link] December 3-5, 2012 mHealth Summit: Technology, Business, Research and Policy , Gaylord National Resort, Washington, DC, USA.

eLearning Conferences 2011

Tony Karrer

link] or [link] December 14, 2010 International Workshop on Knowledge Discovery Using Cloud and Distributed Computing Platforms , Sydney, Australia. link] January 7-9, 2011 International Conference on e-Education, e-Business, e-Management and e-Learning (IC4E), Mumbai, India.

eLearning Conferences 2012

Tony Karrer

link] December 1-3, 2011 E-Activities (e-Learning, e-Communities, e-Commerce, e-Management, e-Marketing, e-Governance and Tele-working) , 10 th , sponsored by World Scientific and Engineering Academy and Society (WSEAS), Bina Nusantara University, Island of Java, Indonesia. Clayton R.

eLearning Conferences 2010

Tony Karrer

link] December 7-9, 2009 International Association for the Scientific Knowledge (IASK) Teaching and Learning : Excellence and Quality – Timeless Challenges in Education, Proto, Portugal. link] January 17-21, 2010 Lotusphere , sponsored by IBM, Walt Disney World, Orlando, Florida, USA.

Orientation in Agile Learning Design

Big Dog, Little Dog

The Cynefin framework was created by Dave Snowden and coworkers at IBM's Institute of Knowledge Management and consists of five domains: Simple - the relationship between cause and effect is obvious to all; the approach is to Sense - Categorize - Respond by applying best practices.

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SMBs and Social Learning Technologies

Janet Clarey

More and more, learning management system companies are seeing the need to expand their solutions beyond a learning environment where classes and courses are the center of activity. Reviewed: Social networking services (corporate learning applications): To identify experts on a topic – most “knowledge” exists in the heads of employees; To reduce the time to find connections and answers to questions; extend relationships beyond traditional classroom instruction and e-learning courses.

eLearning Conferences

Tony Karrer

link] cfp_edu.htm January 5-8, 2009 College Teaching and Learning Conference and Applied Business Research Conference sponsored by the Clute Institute for Academic Research, Oahu, Hawaii, USA. https://gem.glasgows.co.uk/ latwf/login_mailinglist.html January 12-14, 2009 Management World 2009, Singapore. link] eMarketingTechniques.com January 28-29, 2009 College and University Performance Conference , sponsored by the American Strategic Management Institute, Arlington, Virginia, USA.