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. As the author quotes, “Curation comes up when people realize that it isn’t just about information seeking, it’s also about synchronizing a community.”

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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. As the author quotes, “Curation comes up when people realize that it isn’t just about information seeking, it’s also about synchronizing a community.”

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Daily Bookmarks 01/08/2009

Experiencing eLearning

AT&T Knowledge Network Explorer: 21st Century Literacies Glossary. Brief glossary of terms related to 21st century literacies. tags : 21stcenturyskills , glossary. Video Glossary. Glossary for video production, written for non-experts, plus tips on creating good video, framing your shots, etc. tags : multimedia , video , glossary , MEGA. Glossary (UCSC Media Services). Glossary for multimedia and digital media. tags : multimedia , MEGA , glossary.

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Using Content Curation for eLearning in the Workplace

ProProfs

But with various trends and fads flooding the corporate training landscape today, L&D leaders and HR professionals can’t help but get lost; thus, these “noise” make it hard for them to pick out the essential information. After this, you have to: Filter the most relevant information.

Top 10 tools that empower learners to develop themselves

Learning Pool

One main reason for the shift to learner-centric learning and development is the unprecedented access to information that modern learners have. Information should always be easy to find and digest and accessed wherever you are whenever you need it.

How to Increase User Dwell Time with LMS?

Hurix Digital

When it comes to learning and development, users like the idea of new skills or information they are learning to have relevant applications in real life. Creating a Community and Seek Feedback. Seeking user feedback is another important area to take care of here.

Work Literacy of Social Learning Implementors

Vignettes Learning

I have been reviewing the blog discussions on Work Literacy Gap and Frameworks between Harold Jarche , Tony Karrer and Michelle Martin's. The discussions are very helpful in formulating my thoughts on the issues of social learning tools, technologies and impacts on performance. The exchange of ideas is very rich with practical stories and theories.

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Digital Assets Creates New Role for L&D Pros: The Content Curator

ATD Learning Technologies

The volume of information being created is increasing faster than we can make sense of it. Indeed, the ease with which organizations can generate, review, and retrieve information has helped them build a considerable amount of potential learning resources. However, it also has led to information overload, confusion, and sometimes even anxiety. Think: blogs, email, wikis, communities of practice. Think: SharePoint, Pinterest, YouTube, Yammer.

The 21st Century Curator

ID Reflections

Curation today takes on a new meaning in the context oftechnological affordance, information abundance, diminishing attention, hungerfor contextual and timely information, and constantly shifting, globally linkedlandscape. Aggregation : Aggregation is the act of curating the most relevant information abouta particular topic into asingle location. Curators are focused on information flows withoutthinking they’re leading or managing any community. If Web 1.0

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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. 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.”.

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GE TV: An Coppens on Engaging the Brain with Gamification

Growth Engineering

The way our brain makes sense of information is that we need stimulus in our brain to make connections, and the connections are what make us remember information. What games and gamification do very well is encourage us to attach that new information to information that we have already, and to create new connections and applications. ‘Oh, The more you can build on old information and make new connections, the better it will stick.

More on cultural differences and ICT

The Learning Circuits

I'm making this a new post even though I started it as a comment on George's post about Informalization of everything. First, the "informalization of everything" is important. This will change over the next 18 months due to telecomm policy in India, and it will be interesting to see how information-seeking changes!) I found that I just went so far afield, and my comments were really relevant to several other postings, so here it is as a new post.