Information Overload, Interruptions in Flow - Reduce Productivity

Vignettes Learning

In "3-Minute e-Learning" I focused on the need to present to learners content that is critical to their performance. This is necessary because of the frequent interruptions and preferences of learners to randomly move around whenever they are in online learning. Email Dashboard focuses on the problems and solutions to information overload , interruptions, and related issues. Information Overload - WikiPedia ). What are hard to learn and apply?

"Why Exaggeration Works in Learning"

Vignettes Learning

It’s humor and sarcasm underlies the objective of helping the learners discover the embedded learning content in the midst of a lighthearted approach. __ More often than not we associate exaggeration with comedy films. These are often high impact points in the learning process. In this video courtesy of the Xerox company,"Symptoms of Info Overload",we are offered valuable insight into the usage of exaggeration to bring across an important message to its audience.

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“Brain Freeze: Does your eLearning System Cause Learning Paralysis?”

Vignettes Learning

However, the influx of information to an individual’s brain may prove to be debilitating to one’s decision making process or may result to learning paralysis for learners. Considering the limitations of the brain’s working memory to handle a certain quantity of information, elearning developers should seriously reflect on their implementation strategies. Any additional information from that point and beyond tends to hamper or paralyze people’s ability to make sound decisions.

Permission Learning - encouraging the informal

Sticky Learning

It's strange how the mind works, I saw the title and I thought "mmm, that's how to get traction for informal learning in the workplace". From this position, Seth coined the term 'Permission Marketing' to describe a way forward for marketing messages in an world of information overload. So, to informal learning! I've followed many discussions on blogs, webinars and twitter asking to promote a greater use of informal learning in workplaces.

"Is Google Making Us Stupid?" Or "Are We Dumbing Our Online Learners?"

Vignettes Learning

Nick Carr This is a MUST reading if you are into e-Learning and web-based training or any technology- assisted work. educational consortium, that provide access to journal articles, e-books, and other sources of written information. Nicholas Carr provokes and challenges many of us to "rethink" the impacts of technologies in our work, learning and how we think and read. What happens to learning when learners skim and scan the content? "Is Google Making Us Stupid?"

Learning Professionals Leaders

Clark Quinn

The Learning Revolution: Where have all the leaders gone? So, of course, I say, great post. :) There are some interesting thoughts in the post, but also Most learning professionals can only do so much. There's a vacuum of leadership in the adoption of enterprise/web/learning 2.0 tools from learning professionals in senior positions and too many barriers put up by over-zealous HR and IT departments. Being a learning professional in a Web 2.0

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How to Curate: Putting Curation into Practice for L&D – Resources Shared at #ATD2017

David Kelly

It may also serve as a resource for anyone that wants to learn more about curation and learning. Content Curation: Bringing Order to Information Overload by Christy Barksdale. 4 Ways to use Curation in Learning by Benn Betts. Using Social Media for Professional Learning: Seek, Sense, and Share by Beth Kanter. How can curation be used in learning? What is curation and how is it relevant to learning at work? The Learning 2.0

How I Caught Up on my RSS Feeds

Learning Developments

Now I want to share a couple of ways I've been able to manage the information overload that is common when subscribing to many blogs. Quickly determine if the blog post your looking at is pertinent information for your job over the next year. While a lot of the postings about learning 2.0 are interesting, it's not my primary task so I've learned to skim it more loosely. Don't be afraid to miss information.

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Why Curation is a Core Competency for L&D Professionals – Resources Shared at @ATDAtlanta

David Kelly

It may also serve as a resource for anyone that wants to learn more about curation and learning. Content Curation: Bringing Order to Information Overload by Christy Barksdale. 4 Ways to use Curation in Learning by Benn Betts. Using Social Media for Professional Learning: Seek, Sense, and Share by Beth Kanter. How can curation be used in learning? What is curation and how is it relevant to learning at work? The Learning 2.0

The Who, What, When, Where, Why, and How of Curation – Resources Shared at #eLGuild

David Kelly

It may also serve as a resource for anyone that wants to learn more about curation and learning. Content Curation: Bringing Order to Information Overload by Christy Barksdale. 4 Ways to use Curation in Learning by Benn Betts. Using Social Media for Professional Learning: Seek, Sense, and Share by Beth Kanter. How can curation be used in learning? What is curation and how is it relevant to learning at work? The Learning 2.0

Interesting Information via eLearning Learning

Tony Karrer

We've implemented a few features in the eLearning Learning Community. As an example, I can see that eLearning 2.0 relates closely to the concepts Learning 2.0 , eLearning Tools , Corporate eLearning , Personal Learning , and Enterprise 2.0 ; the Tools Odeo , CollectiveX , Bea Pages , Apache Roller , and Dogear ; and the Companies NexLearn , Awareness Networks , Element K , and Mzinga.

Top 50 Posts on Working Smarter for May 2011

Jay Cross

5 Reasons Why Activity Streams Will Save You From Information Overload - Luis Suarez , May 4, 2011. Introducing Share&Learn - Jane Hart , May 12, 2011. Social learning for collaborative work - Harold Jarche , May 18, 2011. Learning 2.0 is Dumb: Use ‘Connected Learning’ Instead - Dan Pontefract , May 23, 2011. Ridiculous research findings on informal learning - Jay Cross , May 15, 2011. Best of Working Smarter Daily.

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Digital Curation: Definitions, Tools, and Strategies – Resources Shared During LINGOs Webinar

David Kelly

It may also serve as a resource for anyone that wants to learn more about curation and learning. Content Curation: Bringing Order to Information Overload by Christy Barksdale. 4 Ways to use Curation in Learning by Benn Betts. Using Social Media for Professional Learning: Seek, Sense, and Share by Beth Kanter. How can curation be used in learning? What is curation and how is it relevant to learning at work? The Learning 2.0

Why Curation is a Core Competency for L&D Professionals – Resources Shared at #ATDRTA

David Kelly

It may also serve as a resource for anyone that wants to learn more about curation and learning. Content Curation: Bringing Order to Information Overload by Christy Barksdale. 4 Ways to use Curation in Learning by Benn Betts. Using Social Media for Professional Learning: Seek, Sense, and Share by Beth Kanter. How can curation be used in learning? What is curation and how is it relevant to learning at work? The Learning 2.0

How to Curate: Putting Curation into Practice for L&D

David Kelly

It may also serve as a resource for anyone that wants to learn more about curation and learning. Content Curation: Bringing Order to Information Overload by Christy Barksdale. 4 Ways to use Curation in Learning by Benn Betts. Using Social Media for Professional Learning: Seek, Sense, and Share by Beth Kanter. How can curation be used in learning? What is curation and how is it relevant to learning at work? The Learning 2.0

Curation: Beyond the Buzzword – Resources shared at #ATDTK

David Kelly

It may also serve as a resource for anyone that wants to learn more about curation and learning. Content Curation: Bringing Order to Information Overload by Christy Barksdale. 4 Ways to use Curation in Learning by Benn Betts. Using Social Media for Professional Learning: Seek, Sense, and Share by Beth Kanter. How can curation be used in learning? What is curation and how is it relevant to learning at work? The Learning 2.0

Social Media, Social Learning, & Curation: Resources Shared at #eACH2015

David Kelly

I had the pleasure of leading a workshop as part of the 2015 eACH Conference exploring Social Media, Social Learning, and Curation for Learning Professionals. It may also serve as a resource for anyone that wants to learn more about social media and social learning. The Princeton University Learning Philosophy. The Learning 2.0 Cammy Bean’s Learning Visions. Learning in a Social Workplace (Jane Hart’s blog).

Curation: Beyond the Buzzword – Additional Resources

David Kelly

On May 11th, I had the privilege of leading a session for the Council for Learning and Leadership Development of the Conference Board of Canada titled Curation: Beyond the Buzzword. It may also serve as a resource for anyone that wants to learn more about curation and learning. Content Curation: Bringing Order to Information Overload by Christy Barksdale. 4 Ways to use Curation in Learning by Benn Betts. How can curation be used in learning?

Curation: Beyond the Buzzword – Resources Shared at #LSCon

David Kelly

On March 16th, I had the privilege of leading a session at the Learning Solutions Conferece and Expo titled Curation: Beyond the Buzzword. It may also serve as a resource for anyone that wants to learn more about curation and learning. Content Curation: Bringing Order to Information Overload by Christy Barksdale. 4 Ways to use Curation in Learning by Benn Betts. Using Social Media for Professional Learning: Seek, Sense, and Share by Beth Kanter.

Working Smarter: Most popular posts of 2011

Jay Cross

Working smarter draws upon ideas from design thinking, network optimization, brain science, user experience design, learning theory, organizational development, social business, technology, collaboration, web 2.0 Working smarter embraces the spirit of agile software, action learning, social networks, and parallel developments in many disciplines. 5 Stages of Workplace Learning (Revisited) - Jane Hart , December 6, 2011. Enterprise 2.0 Learning 2.0

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Top 75 eLearning Posts - May 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Best of eLearning Learning. Performance Learning Productivity , May 28, 2010 Instructional design is not only seen as a core competency for learning and development/training specialists, but it’s a huge industry, too. Most learning vendors tout their ‘expertise in instructional design’ as a key reason as to why we should engage them to produce learning content. learning is a mix of formal and informal , not one or the other.