Why It’s Your Job to Close the Skills Gap and How You Can Do It


Alex Weinstein of Wetpaint describe his company’s success with hiring good learners: “Most of the developers we hired had no or little experience in [Ruby on] Rails. Department of Labor offers toolkits and contact information for apprenticeship programs in each state.

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I have shown them how to integrate these into a Wetpaint wiki (probably the best of the bunch at the moment for functionality, ease of use and ad-free response). Hopefully this will encourage all to create content that is engaging and informative.

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Bloomfield College Keynote Resources

Kapp Notes

and Informal Learning Creating a Vibrant Learning Community Tear Down the Walls: Web 2.0 Extends Class If you want to start a wiki, try Wikispaces or try WetPaint. What information from this keynote will you incorporate into your classes?

Web 2.0 Applications in Learning

Tony Karrer

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. 15 37% On-Boarding process / Corporate Information 11 27% Online Reference / Glossary 10 24% Product Information / Training 9 22% Other 8 20% Supporting Meetings, Conference Rooms, Phone Numbers, Facilitation Assignment, agenda, etc.