Organizations as Communities - Part 1

ID Reflections

We have entered the Black Swan era with un-directed and unpredictable events regularly cropping up. Collaboration communities of practice complexity Emergence Organization Design organizational learning Systems thinkingToday, the very definition of organizations has changed.

The differences between social professional networks and communities of practice

Matrix

The meaning of ‘community’ has changed drastically with the spread of the internet and the rise of all the social networks. No longer confined by geography, people who share the same interests can connect, share and grow as a community online. Organizational value of online communities.

Online Communities and Online Events: The Perfect Match

CommPartners

Online communities have become a valuable component of an organization’s engagement strategy. According to the advisory firm IDC, the online community market will reach $1.2 billion dollars by 2019.

Our Favorite Gifts for Event Professionals

Adobe Captivate

Gifts for event professionals can be hard to choose. What to get the event prof in your life that has it all? Gifts for event professionals can be hard to choose. All of these gifts for event professionals are available still in time for the holidays!

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Enhancing the Learning Experience by Leveraging Learner Analytics

Speaker: Seth Puri, EVP Global Sales and Marketing, Gutenberg Technology

Webinars, Community and Engagement: 5 Reasons to Integrate Live, Online Events Into Your Online Community

CommPartners

Recently, at the Higher Logic Super Forum, I along with an association colleague facilitated a session on the virtues of developing an integrated approach for bringing together online community and an LMS as a single engagement offering. Blog association community e-learning elearning online events social learning webinars

Event Recap: Articulate E-Learning Heroes Community Event

E-learning Uncovered

This past week, I had the exciting opportunity to attend and present at very first Articulate E-Learning Heroes Community Event in the beautiful city of Toronto. Needless to say, the Articulate users in Canada were thrilled when the event was finally announced.

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 [.].

Excellence in Community Service

CLO Magazine

Excellence in Community Service recognizes vendors that have provided significant investment of company resources and time in support of a community service project or initiative. The main goal for Eckerd Connects is to “make a difference in the lives of youth, families and communities.”

Upcoming Events

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

This one-day event is a unique opportunity to become an active participant in the community that's shaping the future of eLearning design and development. The Conference for Software Users Assistance. March 13-16, 2011 | Long Beach, CA. I will be leading two sessions at the Conference for Software User Assistance.

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2019 E-Learning Events Held in the USA

ICDTranslation

For the experts in the e-learning industry, it is high time to mark the USA events they are going to attend this year. Some of you may choose to participate as speakers or contributors, while others will attend the event and take with them all the benefits it offers.

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The State of Virtual Events

Abila

As we have mentioned, part of that content delivery strategy should absolutely include live online events to meet the needs of all member preferences. In Tagoras’s recently launched Virtual Events Report 2018 , sponsored by Community Brands, we learned that 81.6

Working with Your Audience’s Learning Styles Part 3: Post Event Digital Strategy

Brella

But If your post-event strategy doesn’t invite attendees to the next level in their development you’ve done it all for naught. Develop a robust digital strategy to extend the impact of your event. After a successful event, you may be tempted to flood your timeline with photos.

Using an eWorkshop to initiate or enrich a community

The eLearning Nomad

These spaces have never really taken off, yet whenever there is a face-to-face get-together there is great enthusiasm for learning from each other and a call to continue remotely through a community of practice (CoP). We will use the eWorkshop method to kick-start and nurture the communities of practice. First, it’s important that we differentiate between structured and unstructured online learning events.

DevLearn 2018 Recap: Top 5 Event Highlights

Appsembler

The sense of community cultivated before, during and after the show was palpable along with the level of engagement. The post DevLearn 2018 Recap: Top 5 Event Highlights appeared first on Appsembler.

Axonify Community Conference Video

Axonify

Doble, CEO of Doble Group, LLC, wrote about our first community conference. We also thought you might enjoy watching a short video of the event that captures the thoughts some of our customers who attended, including Southeastern Grocers, Bloomingdale’s and Toyota.

Tips for Successful Event Capture

Abila

Between the venue, speakers, catering, and marketing, associations spend millions of dollars each year hosting continuing education events and conferences. Here, I share wisdom from the team to help you avoid these mishaps for a successful event capture …. Before Your Event. Most of an event planner’s heavy lifting is going to take place well in advance of the event. Post Event.

Upcoming Event: Watch for My “HR Genius” Online Course Soon!

Learningtogo

Events Upcoming EventsI’ve just accepted an invitation to deliver a new series on the neuroscience of leadership and learning for HR Genius series onHR.com.

Why an LMS Should Cultivate a CE Healthcare Community

EthosCE

In virtually every aspect of our professional and social lives, community interaction is essential, and CME is no exception. Learners are more engaged with their educational experiences and have better outcomes when they are a part of a community.

ROE Tips for Your Association’s Online Community

Association eLearning

Your Association’s online community is where your members can engage with not only each other but with your association’s resources. I recently reached out to Andy for his return on engagement (ROE) tips for association’s online communities. Here’s his take: “Associations tend to identify niche verticals within their organization which might benefit from improved collaboration (committees, events, special industry groups etc).

Upcoming Event: Creating a Culture of Learning at TLDC 2018 (Phoenix, AZ – Jan 29 & 30, 2018)

Learningtogo

Last year I was privileged to share Reflection Center duties with meditation and mindfulness expert Jennifer LeBrett at the inaugural TLDC event (The Learning and Development Conference). TLDC 2018 is being held at the Galvanize Learning Technology Community located in Phoenix, AZ.

21 top elearning communities

Sponge UK

Join thousands of other L&D professionals who are learning from each other in these elearning communities. Moodle community. Adapt community. Join in the discussion with a Community of thousands of HR and L&D Professionals”. 13 Moodle community.

Using an eWorkshop to initiate or enrich a community

The eLearning Nomad

These spaces have never really taken off, yet whenever there is a face-to-face get-together there is great enthusiasm for learning from each other and a call to continue remotely through a community of practice (CoP). We will use the eWorkshop method to kick-start and nurture the communities of practice. First, it’s important that we differentiate between structured and unstructured online learning events.

8 Ways to Build an Online Learning Community

learnWorlds

Community in online courses promotes active learning by provoking the students to participate and learn together. However, building a learning community is neither automatic nor simple to achieve. So, how can I build community in my online course? Get your school now!

Upcoming Event: Creating a Culture of Learning at TLDC 2018 (Phoenix, AZ – Jan 29 & 30, 2018)

Learningtogo

Last year I was privileged to share Reflection Center duties with meditation and mindfulness expert Jennifer LeBrett at the inaugural TLDC event (The Learning and Development Conference). TLDC 2018 is being held at the Galvanize Learning Technology Community located in Phoenix, AZ.

Developing Connections With Our Clients and Our Learning Communities

Limestone Learning

The symposium is designed as the opening event for the first LRNT course. We went through examples of how Limestone interacts with its own community as well as with the greater North American learning communities (i.e.,

Axonify Community Conference Video

Axonify

Doble, CEO of Doble Group, LLC, wrote about our first community conference. We also thought you might enjoy watching a short video of the event that captures the thoughts some of our customers who attended, including Southeastern Grocers, Bloomingdale’s and Toyota. The post Axonify Community Conference Video appeared first on Axonify. A few weeks ago, we shared a blog post that Axonify partner, Mariano J.

Enterprise Community Management: “joining up” learning and working

Jane Hart

This emerging practice is known as Enterprise Community Management (ECM), and is much wider than just supporting one small team or community of practice within an organisation, but is about having responsibility for building and sustaining a community across the whole of the organisation.

Learning in Organizations Community

Jay Cross

Last night I wrote the members: You’re one of 1,797 members of the Learning in Organizations Community on Google Plus. Since its founding two years ago, our community has morphed into a place to post wisdom, schlock, and self-boosterism. We are an open community.

5 Questions to Ask When Setting up Communities

ID Reflections

While the terms community management and community manager are more popular, I have never found them very comfortable to use. I am happier with community leadership or community facilitation. I want to document a few of my initial learning from setting up communities within our organization. Create communities (i.e., No wonder the metaphor of gardening is so popular with community building! What are they expected to do when they join the community?

What you missed – Articulate User Event Sydney

B Online Learning

On Friday May 1, the first Articulate User Group meeting was held in Sydney at the Ultimo Community Centre. The purpose of the meeting was to bring Articulate users together to share their knowledge and experiences in an effort to help others to improve their own skills and expertise as well as connecting with other […]. Articulate eLearning Design eLearning Development authoring tools design elearning eLearning content eLearning course design online learning storyline

Learning from mistakes: the London Fishbowl event write-up

anewspring

Learning from mistakes: the London Fishbowl event write-up. The event was organized again by Trent Rosen form PSK Performance who runs Fishbowl events on a regular basis ‘at home’ in Australia. The Dorchester Academy hosted the event in one of their fantastic meeting rooms.

The Emerging Role of the Community Manager #astdl20

Learning Visions

The Emerging Role of the Community Manager with Jim Storer (@jimstorer) of The Community Roundtable Community = shared purpose, common needs Even if you think you’re doing something in private, it is discoverable and you could be outed. It’s not about the tools Responsibilities of a Community Manager: Don’t have a build it they will come mentality. Good community managers know how to channel that. Drama central When someone takes over a community.

The role of the Enterprise Learning Community Manager #elcm

Jane Hart

This (new) role of the Enterprise Learning Community Manager (ELCM) has appealed to many, and I am actually already working with a number of organisations helping them understand what it entails and the (new) skills that are required.

Webinar Recap: Let’s Learn Together: Enhancing Online Learning with Communities

Blue Sky eLearn

Recently, Heather McNair, VP of Engagement Strategy over at Higher Logic , teamed up with Blue Sky’s Channel Manager, Jodi Ray, to discuss how organizations can enhance their online learning with communities. Embedding content right into your community.

5 Reasons to Track Session Attendance at Your Event

CommPartners

Guest Blog from our Partners at ExpoLogic Sessions make up a significant part of your event’s agenda and can be a deciding factor for attendees when choosing to come to your event. It is important to select sessions that are exciting, interesting, and engaging to ensure your event’s success. But how do event organizers […]. Blog association community e-learning

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3 Ways an Online Community Enhances Learning

WBT Systems

I bet one or more of the top results came from a message board or discussion forum for an online community, where someone else was seeking answers from their peers on a similar topic? What is an Online Community? So, how do online communities enhance learning?