Curated Insights: Curation on Curation

Axonify

One of the big reasons curation has become such a buzzy term is the overwhelming volume of information available in today’s world. Information is often much less accessible than in real life, especially in an employee’s moment of need. The information exists, but it’s often difficult to find or it’s locked in people’s heads. Curation is a topic of conversation well beyond the bounds of L&D. Modern technology often leaves us information-rich but knowledge-poor.

Masie 100

Curated Insights: Curation on Curation

Axonify

One of the big reasons curation has become such a buzzy term is the overwhelming volume of information available in today’s world. Information is often much less accessible than in real life, especially in an employee’s moment of need. The information exists, but it’s often difficult to find or it’s locked in people’s heads. Curation is a topic of conversation well beyond the bounds of L&D. Modern technology often leaves us information-rich but knowledge-poor.

Masie 100

Why Content Curation Should be in Your Skillset

Jay Cross

It can save millions, reduce frustration, and boost the velocity of information in your organization. conversations. Curating these items — selecting, organizing, evaluating, and sharing them widely — multiplies an organization’s return on information many times over. And, as Clay Shirky has said: “Curation comes up when people realize that it isn’t just about information seeking, it’s also about synchronizing a community.”.

PKM 71