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The Six Hats of a Community Manager

ID Reflections

The premise of this post is that when an organisation makesa conscious effort to move towards a more social way of doing business, itusually begins with the introduction of an enterprise collaboration platform.Employees, who have been using emails and, perhaps, mailing lists and googlegroups till then as their mode of communication and collaboration, are now expected touse the collaboration platform for their day to day business.

From “learning technologies” to “social technologies”

Jane Hart

Social technologies now play a big part in everything we do, and it is quite clear that many knowledge workers use a variety of social tools and networks not only to help them get work done, but also to learn efficiently while on the job. Social learning

Ridiculous research findings on informal learning

Jay Cross

companies spent money on informal learning tools or services last year. Most informal learning takes place despite training departments, not because of them. Informal learning is mushrooming as organizations implement social software.

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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. Networks Social Learning

6 Ways to Add Sizzle to Your Classroom

Learning Rebels

Have your participants create their own job aid out of the information being given to them. Even if they scroll through the photos later with the intent to delete, they are still reviewing information previously captured.

Ready or Not, The Future Is Now

CLO Magazine

The technology works through a series of algorithms, or computer-based queries that allow a piece of software to learn from data over time so it can identify trends and patterns that inform future searches and suggestions. This can be powerful information for CLOs.

Top Learning Trends for 2017 (according to the experts)

Axonify

Collecting information is one thing; distributing it in a meaningful and easily assessable way is another! There is still a time and a place for long-form elearning courses: I still send hand-written notes even though I have email, instant group messaging, and social media at my fingertips.

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What's on Your Social Wish List?

CLO Magazine

Imagine a senior executive in your company returns from Thanksgiving weekend having read white papers from IBM that say social business is the next step in the overall evolution of business. Social business is the flavor of the day in the C-suites of the Fortune 500. Front-running companies are installing social networks such as Chatter, Jive, Connections, Socialcast, Yammer, Socialtext, SharePoint, Ideo and HootSuite like there’s no tomorrow.

Five Myths of Social Learning

Xyleme

Home > Social Learning > Five Myths of Social Learning Five Myths of Social Learning December 3rd, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment There is no question that the rise of social networks is creating a profound shift in the way training departments are delivering knowledge to their employees, partners, and customers. Social learning is disruptive and training organizations need to evolve or die, there is no disputing this. E-Social CM Media?

Review: Learning Everywhere by Chad Udell

Experiencing eLearning

However, when I have an actual mobile project to complete, I think I’ll be glad that information is there. Social and User-Generated : “Mobile is intrinsically social.” I am still very much a novice in mobile learning.

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The Other 90% of Learning

Jay Cross

Today’s world is a kaleidoscope, information is a tsunami, and workers face novel, complex situations every day. They need to provide informal feedback and work debriefs. Learning is social. Social software facilitates conversation. Chatter, Jive, Socialcast, Yammer, Podio, and other social networking systems simplify listening in and joining purposeful conversations. Activity streams keep people informed in near real time. Informal Learning

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LMSs that kick ass: ElementK’s KnowledgeHub

Janet Clarey

However, Element K has made substantial, progressive improvements to their LMS, most recently by building custom integrations between Jive Clearspace and KnowledgeHub, Element K’s LMS. Platform Prod Management & Marketing, Element K about their social media capabilities. Here’s what she had to say: Q: What social media tools is Element K incorporating into their LMS? Q: What drove your decision to incorporate social media tools into your LMS?

Content Curation: One More Role for an Enterprise Community Manager

ID Reflections

Faced with the tsunami of information, we are all floundering to find our way to content that actually matters. An enterprise that has adopted a social business platform and is trying to shape a path for a conversation-based reality, content creation and consumption, and communication via the platform will see a proliferation of content that could range from sales decks to discussion threads on the appropriate technology stack to use on a specific project.

ASTD #TK11 – Opening Keynote Kara Swisher

Learning Visions

5 issues you need to be aware of (if you’re involved in delivery of information): Social Computers have traditionally been hard to use… Google is like giant yellow pages. Information is ever-changing When you apply social tools to information, it makes it more useful Quora as an example of information with social Everybody becomes a producer of content (people make Facebook useful by posting pictures, text, links, etc.

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Creating an e-learning strategy that works

eLearning 24-7

Social – Do you need any social tools or features? Most LMSs have some form of social functionality, but there are people who seek a specific platform. Personally, I wouldn’t go that route, but hey, people do – with Yammer, Jive, Bloomfire and so on. . Get right to the point information without all the fluff. The Conversation. A: “We need to have online learning” B: “Huh? ” A: “I was told we must have e-learning.

Your social wishlist

Jay Cross

How will you take advantage of your in-house social network? Your company will install an in-house social network. Wise Chief Learning Officers are thinking about how social networks will augment learning & development. The allure of social business is captivating.

Profile of a learning architect: Tiina Paju-Pomfret

Clive on Learning

A portfolio of learning assets was created, which included ‘above the line’ learning interventions (instructor-led classroom and online classroom) as well as ‘below the line’ (e-learning, email and phone support, with corporate social networking groups).

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Meet the Team Part 3: Simon Birt, VP of Global Business Development

eFront

eFrontPro is a unique platform because it addresses formal and informal learning needs in an Enterprise Deployment Model (Private Cloud).

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Meet the Team Part 3: Simon Birt, VP of Global Business Development

eFront

eFrontPro is a unique platform because it addresses formal and informal learning needs in an Enterprise Deployment Model (Private Cloud).

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Making the best use of the Learning Management System

Learning Wire

Indicators are the only way of getting the information you need to define ways of improving the use and efficiency of an LMS platform. Do they use social networks in the office? Do they use public or professional social networks? Teasers, posters, newsletters, and even mini‐movies are effective ways of communicating information about your project internally. … If you missed our previous article, click here !

Questions from the CLO Executive Network

Jay Cross

We talked of working smarter, the imperative to change, the ins and outs of informal learning, and why mobile learning is inevitable. Connect the enterprise with a technology like Jive.

Is There a Better Way to Social Learning?

Xyleme

Home > Learning Technologies , Social Learning > Is There a Better Way to Social Learning? Is There a Better Way to Social Learning? in light of social media. These sound a lot like the definition of Social Learning. Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc.

Making Sense of the World

Jay Cross

The process of seeking out and sharing meaning is a responsibility of enlightened social citizenship. Information work entailed following instructions, logical analysis and left-brained procedures. I’m pulling information from a vast array of disciplines.

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Enterprise Mobile Learning 2011 - Year in Review

mLearning Trends

Private Social Networks Win Over Public. As such, most business-centric social interactions must to seamlessly integrated into the enterprise learning environment and at every mobile access point too. a.k.a. How On Target Were My 2011 Predictions?

How to Make BYOD Work

CLO Magazine

To meet this demand and protect proprietary information, companies have to ensure IT departments can support a BYOD infrastructure. In that environment: •Sensitive information is already tagged, secured and monitored. This software should delete any sensitive information from a device remotely in case it is lost. “Companies like Qualcomm have very strong firewalls with the majority of information on the inside, and very little information on the outside.

Four Ways User-Generated Content (UGC) Can Make its Way into.

Xyleme

Home > Learning Content Management , Social Learning > Four Ways User-Generated Content (UGC) Can Make its Way into Formal Learning Four Ways User-Generated Content (UGC) Can Make its Way into Formal Learning January 20th, 2010 Goto comments Leave a comment This past week, I’ve been reading and referring to Jane Hart’s article The State of Social Learning Today and some Thoughts for the Future of L&D in 2010 quite a bit. Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc.

Web 2.0 Applications in Learning

Tony Karrer

Question 1 - What are the most likely ways / places your organization might or does use Blogs, Wikis, Social Bookmarking, Social Networking or Collaboration Tools? Method Count Percent Alongside Formal Learning 26 63% Process Information / Training 22 54% Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) / Support Information 18 44% Commonly used resources, URL's to applications, documentation, Contact Information, etc.

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Snake Oil 2.0: Lipstick on a pig

Jay Cross

Several large LMS companies added “informal learning&# to their sales shticks this week. One says “All documents accessed can be tracked as informal learning events.&# (Documents are events?) Related: Informal Snake Oil. What really is informal learning?

Hot Last Week

Tony Karrer

Report: Community Platforms Market Led by Jive Software and Telligent - ReadWriteWeb Hot Last Week Keywords eLearning Strategy Social Media Work Skills KnowledgeHub ScreenToaster Cooliris Quizmaker OnDemand Meridian Mzinga GeoLearning Saba Notes on the weekly hot last week. Keywords are based on occurrences this week in addition to other social signals. Using the same approach as Hot List , I've compiled.

Reflecting on my 2011

Jay Cross

I closed the Informal Learning blog in February; its job was done. Ridiculous research findings on informal learning. How to evaluate social and informal learning. Embedding social learning into enterprise software. Kick-starting a corporate social network.

GE TV: Elliott Masie on the Future of Learning Technologies

Growth Engineering

Why Elliott dislikes the term ‘social learning’ How machine learning will transform personalised training. And again, I could talk about this all afternoon, but I need to get your thoughts on Question 3 which is all about social learning. Well social learning does that.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Wills New Taxonomy for Learning Objectives

Learning Visions

How does this jive with how youve been thinking about objectives? Creating Social Presence in Online Classroom (ID. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Tuesday, January 29, 2008 Wills New Taxonomy for Learning Objectives Will Thalheimer , along with many other illustrious eLearning professionals, made some great points in the comments of Writing Less Objectionable Learning Objections.

Growth Accelerates CellCast Solution Innovations

mLearning Trends

Advanced Mobile + Social Features. Not doubt about it, social content and informal learning are playing a larger role in enterprise education and the blended learning experience. blogs/microblogs/wikis) and external/public social networks and feeds the establishment of managed private networks (e.g., Twitter, Yammer, Jive, RSS feeds).

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "So" - A Whole Article on So.Awesome.

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « OMG.There are spies everywhere sabotaging our organizations!! Microsoft employees claimed it as indigenous to Redmond, Washington, with the rest of their rich lexicon of geek-speak and corporate jive. Main | Dont forget.10 AM PST and 1 PM EST - Firefox 3 Download going for Guiness World record! » June 16, 2008 "So" - A Whole Article on So.Awesome.