WARNING, social netWORK AHEAD

Learning Cafe

I’ve been reading with interest recent articles and blog posts proclaiming that social practices won’t work in the enterprise. Posts such as ‘ You ready to fail at social networking ’ and the excellent post from Jeevan Joshi ’4 reasons why employee social learning will fail at work ‘, have really made me think and reflect on the hype surrounding social business and more specifically the rise of social networks / communities within the work environment.

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

Dashe & Thomson

A lot of the Social Media Mavens , however, are really ranting, not about the technology, but about the human dynamics related to social networking. Instead, they might want to help us build, maintain, and exploit a large network of weak ties.

Cyber Security – Online Training Course and Certification Program

Swift eLearning Services

Welcome to the world of virtual reality wherein every organization is responsible for ensuring Cyber Security. Implementing effective security measures will not only offer liability protection, but, it also increase efficiency and productivity. The ability to protect an organizations information system from impairment or theft is essential.

What Universities Must Learn About Social Networks

Jay Cross

What Universities Must Learning About Social Networks. Increasingly, businesses are looking to more social approaches to employee learning and development. THE ISSUE IS NOT whether you are going to become a socially networked university but how soon.

Social Networking, Informal Learning, Twitter, & Gaming

Big Dog, Little Dog

We are all very familiar with social networking platforms such as MySpace, Flikr, YouTube, Twitter, Bebo and Facebook. We have new learning environments and tools that enable us to access knowledge more effectively and to share and collaborate in better ways.

I Believe in the Value of Sharing

Tom Spiglanin

I’m not talking about the monetary value of a social share (which business people are keen on doing ), but rather the less tangible value that comes from sharing knowledge, making an individual more productive, effective, and efficient.

If Wikis Work for National Security, They Can Work For the Rest of.

Dashe & Thomson

If the US government can use wikis to develop intelligence on matters of national security, it seems that corporations should feel confident that the beneifts of using wikis can far outweigh the potential consequences.

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If Wikis Work for National Security, They Can Work For the Rest of Us

Dashe & Thomson

If the US government can use wikis to develop intelligence on matters of national security, it seems that corporations should feel confident that the beneifts of using wikis can far outweigh the potential consequences.

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The LMS and SNS – A Fine Balance

Upside Learning

That the LMS needs to incorporate social learning elements is no longer a point of debate but both a question of survival for the LMS itself and also a test of how the LMS handles the balance of both the elements of training and the ‘networkedness’ of the social learning.

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Bringing learning to the workplace, step 3: People

Challenge to Learn

One of the most effective ways of workplace learning is support offered by colleagues. You can make this support more effective by making it easier for people to find a colleague with the desired expertise or knowledge. There is also a paid option, offering you extra security. You can use social network sites where people create a profile of themselves. You can set up your private corporate network with tools like ELGG.

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Is Social Media Making You Think

Integrated Learnings

There is a train moving very fast called social media that I am working very hard to master. It is having a transforming effect on the way we learn and use the web in general. Take a look at the following video from the Socialnomics - Social Media Blog.

Social media: It’s not about the technology!

Learning Cafe

As an enterprise, Acme Corporation is “dipping its toes” into social media. While the organisation has invested in social technology, and maybe even documented a social media policy, the majority of its social media activity is driven from the bottom up. In other words, usage of social media within the organisation relies heavily on grass-roots support and viral marketing among its rank-and-file employees. security implications. •

Seven Technology-Enabled Tools that Empower the Modern Corporate Trainer

G-Cube

Some of the technology-aided tools that can be adopted by new-age Trainers to help them connect more to the learners and teach more effectively –. Social Networking Sites. It encourages learners to speak out more and share their views in the social space.

Collaborative Learning Lessons from Wikipedia (and Small Insects.

Dashe & Thomson

This same effect is seen in ant colonies and bee hives, as noted in another fascinating article I found in a post by Gisela Jonsson, titled “ Ants are stupid, ant colonies are smart.”

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "Organization Effectiveness Simulator" (Booz&Co)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Day 2: Welcome to Day 2 of Marks "Clear the Tabs" Blog-a-thon" | Main | How Well Does Your Company Learn? and a Learning Organization Survey - both from Harvard » July 15, 2008 "Organization Effectiveness Simulator" (Booz&Co) Do you work for the " Overmanaged Organization "?

Cloud LMS or Hosted LMS: How Are They Different?

ATD Learning Technologies

The main difference is that the cloud LMS is hosted on the supplier's servers and offered as service, while the installed LMS is offered as a product and is run on the servers within the organization's network. Better Information Security.

Coherent Implications

Clark Quinn

There are three layers: work teams composed of members from different communities of practice, that are connected outward to broader social networks. An important element is the flow of information within the model; ensuring that there are no barriers to making effective choices.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Dissertation: The Effective Integration of Digital Games and Learning Content by M.P.J. Habgood

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Kindle.The Universal Textbook? » November 20, 2007 Dissertation: The Effective Integration of Digital Games and Learning Content by M.P.J.

Top Benefits of Knowledge Sharing Across an Organization

Your Training Edge

You’d be surprised to know that only 20 percent of companies consider their knowledge sharing efforts effective. Did you know that information sharing is one of the main ways of instigating a social learning atmosphere in the workplace?

Gartner’s top tech 2012 predictions: Impact on learning at 3 levels

Learning Cafe

IT organization will need to co-ordinate those who have the money, those who deliver the services, those who secure the data, and those consumers who demand to set their own pace for use of IT.

How Training Can Help Restore Credibility to the Mortgage Industry

Mindflash

Embrace Social Learning. Another important way to create a culture of continuous learning is to extend learning and reinforcement beyond the classroom by setting up a social learning environment using an enterprise social network like Yammer. Other fears surround security.

Five Mobile Learning Implementation Tips

Upside Learning

The guidelines that apply for effective learning are really not much different but for the change in context. Geo-location based tools, social networking tools, access to search and information databases, customized calculators, newsreaders, games, simulations – the options are quite varied.

Who has been fined recently for data breaches?

eLamb

It is coming up to a year on 26 th May since the EU General Data Protraction Regulation (GDPR) came into effect. Then we will look at some of the penalties and fines handed out since the GDPR came into effect. GDPR eLearning: A year on.

Cloud LMS or Hosted LMS: How Are They Different?

ATD Learning Technologies

The main difference is that the cloud LMS is hosted on the supplier's servers and offered as service, while the installed LMS is offered as a product and is run on the servers within the organization's network. Different clients, such as teammates and content makers, will likewise have the ability to share the data, given that it's being stored on a remote (and secure) server. Better Information Security.

"Digital Mindset": What is it All About?

ID Reflections

"Digital mindset" seems to have become another buzzword--rather buzz-phrase to be grammatically precise--whenever the conversation (online or offline) veers toward social business, social learning, collaboration, and other 21st Century phenomenon in general.

Worker Training Trends in the Gig Economy

Pract.us

Some businesses will avoid the problem altogether, but those that prioritize agility, innovation and continuous learning will look for ways to effectively train freelancers where necessary. Innovations to effective onboarding will probably spill over to full-time employees as well.

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Give User Adoption the Respect it Deserves | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

According to a study done by the Sand Hill Group and Neochange, the most critical factor for software success and ROI is effective user adoption (70% listed it as #1).

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The Role of Technology in the Workplace

Kitaboo

The primary drawbacks include dependency, the constant need to upgrade and possible negative effects on workplace relationships. The growing use of social networks can affect the productivity and efficiency of employees at work. Furthermore, there are other tools that allow screens to be shared or that facilitate the sharing of files and information with ease and security.

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Wikis and Learning – 60 Resources

Tony Karrer

So, of course, I went to eLearning Learning and I looked at Wiki , Collaborative Learning with Wikis , Wikis and eLearning 2.0 , Wikis Corporate eLearning , Social Learning with Wikis , Wiki Security and a few others. trainingwreck , January 23, 2010 Social Learning Strategies Checklist - Social Enterprise Blog , January 11, 2010 Extending elearning? I’m involved in several discussions around how to use Wikis as part of learning solutions.

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Paradiso’s Teeming Mahara Alliance

Paradiso

This is made possible by the unique Mahara ePortfolio system that gives the user control and ownership of their ePortfolios by creating fully customisable Views (ePortfolios that are viewable by others on the Mahara social network) and Artefacts (information displayed on the view) which encourages them to take pride in what they learn and show it off. The Mahara optimized fully managed servers that we have are hosted in a secure environment with high speed data pipes.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Video Killed the Radio Star but What About the Instructional Designer?

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « All Hail the Cult of the Amateur!! Sign me up for a lifetime membership!

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): The Invention of Good Games:Understanding Learning Design in Commercial Video Games (Katrin Becker thesis)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Worlds for Study: Invitation - Virtual Worlds for Studying Real-World Business (and Law, and Politics, and Sociology, and.) (by "In order to design educational games that remain effective as bothgames and as learning objects, it is necessary to understand howsuccessful games teach.

Associations Can Drive Membership Value Using an LMS!

ePath Learning

Professional development and education are aspects of an association’s mission that can have positive effects on an association’s value proposition. Many cloud-based LMSs come equipped with private and secure social networking capabilities.

Bloom’s Taxonomy and Online Learning

Growth Engineering

Applying the learning is a powerful indicator that you’re delivering the message effectively. If your LMS has social functionalities, you can unlock opportunities for informal learning.

10 Social Media Tools For Learning

The eLearning Coach

Do you have a training or information need that could benefit from a social media strategy? So here are descriptions of ten applications representing different social media technologies that promote learning. Category: Social Networking Platform.