The Top Six Things Organizations Must Do to Enable Emergent Learning

ID Reflections

In this post, I am going to explore six key requirements necessary from an organizational and leadership standpoints to make collaborative and emergent learning work. But first, What is emergent learning? Emergent Learning is a condition and an outcome of organizational culture, strategy and purpose. It arises out of a combination of networked leadership, HR and L&D efforts, and meaningful work. Shift from networks to communities.

Recommended Reading Summary: A Chapter of “Emerging Technologies for the Classroom”

Adobe Captivate

Chapter 9: “ Like, Comment, Share: Collaboration and Civic Engagement Within Social Network Sites ,” by Greenhow and Lee, in Emerging Technologies for the Classroom: A Learning Sciences Perspective. Social media and social networking sites allow individuals and groups to collaborate and learn together. Social media has a different impact on the learning experience, compared to technology that is often utilized in the learning environment.

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The Learning Blockchain Emerges

CLO Magazine

Context from internal or public social networks. Yes, we are talking about the potential use of the emerging technology of blockchains — focused on learning. I was in Africa in September to keynote a learning conference, and my dreams for the application of instantly accessing resources across a global network became sharper and more exciting. The post The Learning Blockchain Emerges appeared first on Chief Learning Officer - CLO Media.

How We Use Social Media for Informal Learning

Bottom-Line Performance

Social media tools are just another platform we use to learn from each-other and find information serendipitously. For every sales pitch you hear about social learning, for every shiny social network logo you see out there on the web, you should be looking for real use cases and story of social media being used in a real world setting… with tangible benefit to an organization. Social Media Chats Jumpstart the Conversation.

Networks in Rural India

Upside Learning

Another factor that’s accelerating development is better communication networks - third generation wireless networks that provide unfettered broadband internet access and wire-line broadband DSL access through local exchanges. On the other, telecom companies are finding increasing volumes both in terms of subscriber numbers and network usage in rural India and they are quite wisely shifting their attention to this huge and growing market.

Creating Successful Online Courses with Emerging Technologies

DigitalChalk eLearning

We decided we needed to fish were the fish were and start integrating in social media into the e-learning environment. As a DigitalChalk user, I find that integrating other modalities of social media, is helpful to the students and creates a more full e-learning experience for the student as well. I have also received very positive feedback from the students on this integration of social media. Emerging technology is offering a shift in what we can do in e-learning.

Social networking is king

E-Learning Provocateur

In my previous article , I explored one of the principles to emerge from the recent AMPLIFY09 festival, namely “Everything big started small&#. Another principle that resonated with me was, in my own words: Social networking is king. Social networking has been around since the dawn of time. Simple: it’s a social network for people who are interested in scrapbooking and crafts. instructional design participatory culture social media

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. If we separate the human aspect of social networking from the technology, we can learn a lot more about the power of networks – not just from today’s pundits, but from many years of sociological research on the topic. Instead, they might want to help us build, maintain, and exploit a large network of weak ties.

Training & Social Media: Fitting Into the Modern Marketing Mix

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Potential customers can and are researching and learning about products and services online and within their ever-growing trusted social network. Social media is paving the way for scaling one-to-one interactions. There is a need for a new model that can accommodate the new online world that is emerging in front of our eyes. Some customers will turn into evangelists for the products they feel strongly about and recommend them to their trusted network. by Rosie Hausler.

Networking the future #EDEN15

Learning with 'e's

Audrey Watters and Maarten de Laat at EDEN Maarten de Laat's keynote speech at EDEN 2015 contained all of the ingredients for thoughtful and reflective consideration of how we now teach and how students now learn in an increasingly networked society. A professor at the Dutch Open University, Maarten de Laat researches into networked learning and the use of digital media in education. Teachers need active networks of learning to make the leap to new forms of learning.

Training & Social Media: Fitting Into the Modern Marketing Mix

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Potential customers can and are researching and learning about products and services online and within their ever-growing trusted social network. Social media is paving the way for scaling one-to-one interactions. There is a need for a new model that can accommodate the new online world that is emerging in front of our eyes. Some customers will turn into evangelists for the products they feel strongly about and recommend them to their trusted network. by Rosie Hausler.

The Top Six Things Organizations Must Do to Enable Emergent Learning

Learnnovators

In this post, I am going to explore six key requirements necessary from an organizational and leadership standpoints to make collaborative and emergent learning work. But first, WHAT IS EMERGENT LEARNING? Emergent Learning is a condition and an outcome of organizational culture, strategy and purpose. It arises out of a combination of networked leadership, HR and L&D efforts, and meaningful work. Shift from networks to communities.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Emerging Technologies in e-Learning

Learning Visions

Thursday, June 28, 2007 Emerging Technologies in e-Learning I sat in on a lunchtime WebEx presentation with Gary Woodill -- Director, Research and Analysis, Brandon Hall Research. The topic: Emerging Technologies in e-Learning. Emerging" = kinds of e-learning that are just starting to show up -- in labs, new company offerings. Gary has worked on three "Emerging e-Learning" reports Emerging E-Learning Technologies: Have looked at 52 emerging technologies.

8 Game-Changing Social Media Tips to Grow Your Business

ProProfs

Are you still not convinced about the power of social media and the benefits it offers for your business? But when you begin your activity on social media, knowing where to begin is easier said than done. So, consider these game-changing social media tips that will help you grow your business: 1. That’s where social media comes in. In contrast to traditional media, social media can put your brand right in front of your target audience faster and easier.

10 Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 23

Upside Learning

As technology continues to infiltrate every corner of the K-12 educational space, mobile learning is slowly but clearly emerging as the ‘future’ of learning. Need to quench your thirst for the latest in learning, technology and media links further? Find out on the Guardian Teacher Network this week. Know how you can leverage this to teach effectively.

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18 Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 11

Upside Learning

Seems like, the war between social networking sites is far from over. Need to quench your thirst for the latest in learning, technology and media links further? McGraw Hill is jumping into the mobile education market with their upcoming mConnect platform- an open-standard mobile learning platform designed to bridge the skills gap in emerging markets.

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Social Network Analysis - Twitter - Social Media - Best Stuff from Last Week

Tony Karrer

Enterprise: List of 40 Social Media Staff Guidelines , April 23, 2009 NYTimes OpEd | End the University as We Know It , April 27, 2009 The future of e-learning is social learning , April 25, 2009 OpenGov: One big challenge? 4) Social Networks (23) Adoption (8) eLearning Technology. Here is the best stuff from last week via eLearning Learning. Top Posts The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals.

Emerging Cultures

Learning with e's

Here's the second extract from the introduction to the forthcoming Book 'Connected Minds, Emerging Cultures', which will be published later this year by Information Age Publishers, Connecticut, USA. Miller and Arnold argue that people construct and reconstruct themselves in cyberspace in ways that are subject to cultural restrictions on both sides of the screen, as well as being influenced by the affordances offered by new media.

Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 1

Upside Learning

from various spheres of learning and technology on varied social networking platforms. New Research Puts Fortune 500 Social Media Usage On Display. Facebook Messaging, Teens And School Work: Can Facebook Be A Social Learning Network? This article on Read Write Web discusses if Facebook’s new messaging system would lead to the death of the blackboard and contemplates if it would emerge as the social learning platform of the future.

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Six Obstacles To Building Communities In Organizations

Learnnovators

Rachel Happe begins her latest post, 10 Trends for the Future of Communities , with a comprehensive description of the various intersecting and intermingling streams and characteristics that inform communities, and I am quoting her below: “ Communities sit at the intersection of a number of trends; social media, digital transformation, a generational shift to prioritize purposeful work, the future of work, change management, leadership and social learning.”

How Trainers Can Manage Their Social Media ‘Brand’

Mindflash

Social media and social networks, to say the least, have become one of the most common ways for people to communicate. Just about everyone — even your mom, probably — has connected somehow with someone else through as social-media tool. For better or worse, all of your social media entries are out there, publicly, for the entire world to see. I’m always amazed by people who are willing to connect with anyone and everyone on social media services, especially Facebook.

How can We Train People on Web 2.0 and Social Networking When They are All Just Emerging Now?

Vignettes Learning

Social media and Social Networking simply allow us to collaborate better, faster, and cheaper. when all of the skills, tools and attitudes are just emerging for ALL of us? Through Ray Sims' blog I found this video of Matt Moore with relevant ideas on adoption of Web 2.0 and Enterprise 2.0. Matt's metaphors illustrates simple and effective key points we can learn from. Web 2.0 and Enterprise 2.0

Tools for conviviality? Illich and social media

Learning with 'e's

Ivan Illich hoped for a time when the transmission model of education, or ''funnels'', would be replaced by ''educational webs'' - his notion of what we now recognise as social networks. from Deschooling Society , 1971) In the context of the technology of his day, he saw networked computers and telephone systems being used to encourage and promote exchanges of ideas, knowledge and expertise. was emerging. He was known as an anarchist philosopher and an intellectual maverick.

Is Wearable Tech a 2014 eLearning Trend to Watch?

Bottom-Line Performance

Just look at mobile learning, social media, gamification, serious games and the like. They’re sending learning out in smaller chunks and, in some cases, setting up intranets and internal social networks to connect learners to these resources. Emerging Technology emerging trends and technologies elearning trends emerging technologies wearable tech Consumers will continue to adopt wearable tech in 2014… there’s no doubt about it.

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Sahana Chattopadhyay – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

ABOUT SAHANA CHATTOPADHYAY (Social Learning & Collaboration Strategist, Performance Consultant Exploring Emergent Learning, Blogger). She was also listed in the Top 25 Indian HR Influencers on Social Media in 2013 and 2014. It comprises stimulating discussions with industry experts and product evangelists on emerging trends in the learning landscape.

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7 Characteristics Of A Digital Mindset

Learnnovators

The digital five forces – Social Media, Big Data, Mobility and Pervasive Computing, Cloud, and AI and Robotics – are disintermediating, disrupting and deconstructing the old world order. What is often happening are piecemeal and fragmented approach at attempts to use Big Data or Social Media or the affordances of the Cloud. Collaboration is the only way to make sense in a complex world and define emergent practices that work.

Social Media and Social Learning – Where R We now?

eLearning 24-7

But to understand the topic, you first have to understand the basics – social media. In order for social learning to exist you need to have the following: social media plus e-learning. And, let us clear up another point: social learning is not just social networking. Here is the latest data on social media (as of Oct. Over 2,400 social media sites. 383 social networking sites – (Facebook is one, Twitter is another, Linkedin, Ning. #6

Less Formal Training; More Informal Social Learning

Bottom-Line Performance

are all examples of resources that enable people to build highly customized “personal learning networks” for themselves. Storify lets you create stories from a variety of social media resources. Emerging Technology emerging trends and technologies Learning Design Social Learning emerging trends social learning white paperThis is an excerpt from Sharon Boller’s newest white paper, Learning Trends, Technologies and Opportunities.

The Informal Learning Bubble: Will it Burst?

Bottom-Line Performance

This intentional learning is going to come from blogs, social networks, project opportunities at work, and interactive opportunities (i.e. Social media was just starting to appear when this graphic was produced in 2004. Many of us find ourselves sticking our toes into the water of social media without making a significant enough investment to drive value. networks as a means to facilitate it? Okay, so maybe 67.5% of statistics are made up.

Human-centered leadership: Five actions for the new paradigm

CLO Magazine

Manage through networks—not hierarchies. Collective leadership requires a dynamic and emergent social process of influence that can occur up, down and across the organizational hierarchy. Develop your emerging leaders. Emerging leaders need equitable opportunities to lead.

Jakob Nielsen on social networks on the intranet

Clive on Learning

That could explain why, in our studies, successful social media initiatives at many companies emerged from underground, grassroots efforts." " "Organizations are successful with social media and collaboration technologies only when the tools are designed to solve an identified business need." " "Widespread use of internal social media breaks down communication barriers. Tags: social networking

Troubling Trends in Organizational Networks

Jay Cross

For all the talk about networks and knowledge sharing, it appears many organizations aren’t practicing it. However, a somewhat clear picture emerges from the findings. While the access to the Web and use of social media are way up from when Internet Time Group conducted a similar study a year ago, the overall picture is not rosy. They are not tending their networks. Business Intelligence, CLO magazine, December 2008.

Social Media and Social Learning – Where R We now?

eLearning 24-7

But to understand the topic, you first have to understand the basics – social media. In order for social learning to exist you need to have the following: social media plus e-learning. And, let us clear up another point: social learning is not just social networking. Here is the latest data on social media (as of Oct. Over 2,400 social media sites. 383 social networking sites – (Facebook is one, Twitter is another, Linkedin, Ning). #6

Case Study: CE provider moves from fragmented network of software applications to fully integrated AOM eLearning Platform custom built to their needs

Academy of Mine

Instead, ABAC was operating its eLearning business on a fragmented network of software programs , resulting in a user experience that left room for improvement. About the Client .

6 Important Reasons Leaders Should Be Using Social Media

Learnloft

Today, it’s become the norm for employees to not only know their leader on a personal level but to be connected with their leader on social media. The shift to a leader who is not only present on social media, but also an active contributor has become less of an anomaly and more of what the best leaders are doing on an ongoing basis. Whether you like it or not people are using social media on a daily basis.

How to Do Video Marketing on Social Media for Course Creators with Jason Hsiao from Animoto

LifterLMS

How to do video marketing on social media for course creators with Jason Hsiao from Animoto in this episode of LMScast with Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. Animoto is a simple way to produce great looking videos that will stand out on social media. Targeting is one of the most powerful aspects of social media marketing. When creating videos for social media, it is important to engage viewers quickly. And then social media it’s totally just leveled the playing field.

Helping Women Get Their Groove Back by Building Communities and Strong Support Networks from Rural Areas with Rebecca Undem

LifterLMS

Helping women get their groove back by building communities and strong support networks from rural areas with Rebecca Undem in this episode of the LMScast podcast with Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. Rebecca Undem: I guess, in short, that’s what I think where we have to start and I still battle that every single day because I’m so connected on social media to people. There’s nothing that’s like an emergency.

Blog Book Tour: Social Media for Trainers

Big Dog, Little Dog

Welcome to the seventh stop of the Blog Book Tour for Jane Bozarth's new book, Social Media for Trainers. If you have been following the blog book tour , then you know Jane's book not only provides an introduction for understanding how to use social media tools, such as blogs, Facebook, Twitter, and wikis; but is also chock-full of examples. However, perhaps you are still somewhat leery of using social media for learning, thus I'm listing a few points for you to consider.

Mental Models, Design, Working Together, & Social Media

Big Dog, Little Dog

Even though all levels of complexity exist in our world, more of our work (especially knowledge-intensive work) deals with complex problems, whether they be social, environmental or technological.complex environments & problems are best addressed when we organize as networks; our work evolves around developing emergent practices; and we collaborate to achieve our goals. Beware Social Media Marketing Myths - Business Week. Social networking sites are for marketing.

Research Spotlight: Creating Digital Awareness with Interactive Video by Sharon Vipond

Learning Solutions Magazine

This case study describes how a cross-functional team at PwC, a global professional services network, used interactive video. Design Strategies Emerging Topics Learning Media Training Strategiesto support a learning and marketing program for digital transformation. PwC drives digital transformation through a. framework that encourages learners to move from digital “awareness” to “fluency” and, ultimately, to “expertise.”.