Communities of Practice in your LMS: A hidden KM tool

TalentLMS

What makes knowledge so hard to capture? The tricky tacit and explicit knowledge sharing. In this article, we will define knowledge and how using your LMS, you can share tacit and explicit knowledge using some knowledge management strategies. What is Knowledge?

How to speed up Knowledge Transfer  

Learning Wire

billion a year by failing to share knowledge” ( Babcock , 2004). Due to the current pace of change, Knowledge Management (KM) and Knowledge Transfer (KT) have become essential for business organizations (Tyler et al 2007). Transferring knowledge into action.

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The Knowledge Management Genius of Amazon.com by Marc Rosenberg

Learning Solutions Magazine

The answer, in part, is through using advanced knowledge-management (KM) techniques. How does Amazon.com so effortlessly connect “zillions” of people with “zigabytes” of product information? In the eLearning. field, we can learn a lot from how Amazon approaches the relationship between customers and information. Design Strategies Instructional Design Interface Design Learning Systems Management

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Marc My Words: Revisiting Knowledge Management by Marc Rosenberg

Learning Solutions Magazine

Knowledge management (KM) has had a rough go of it. KM is important, so what. This month’s column from Marc offers a start on gaining better understanding of what KM is, and what it can and. Hot topic one year, dead the next, repeat. can we do? can’t do. This time, we’ll think big but start smaller, learn as we go along, be ready to scale when needed. Here’s how! Learning Systems Management Training Strategies

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Differentiating tacit and explicit knowledge

The E-Learning Curve

Needless to say, identifying tacit knowledge is a major hurdle for most organizations. Differentiating tacit and explicit knowledge is a post from: E-Learning Curve Blog. Tags: e-learning corporate knowledge definition of elearning definition of knowledge elearning explicit knowledge formal knowledge KB KM knowledge ecosystem Knowledge Management tacit knowledge

Gurteen Knowledge: 10 Years in KM

ID Reflections

Gurteen Knowledge: 10 Years in KM Related articles by Zemanta David Gurteen: Isn't KM everyone's job? nickmilton.com) David Gurteen: Harvard Business Review on Knowledge Management (opsregs.com) David Gurteen: Measuring KM: Measures, Targets and Rewards (slideshare.net) David Gurteen: People 2.0: World (slideshare.net) David Gurteen: Blog>> Two Pillars of Implementing KM Initiatives (greenchameleon.com).

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KNOWLEDGE MANAGEMENT IS A SIMPLE PROCESS ONCE THE RHETORIC IS REMOVED

Wonderful Brain

The benefits of knowledge management (KM) are a monster value-add to any organization. Some might think large enterprises require significant resources to carry forward a KM initiative. A Flash History of Knowledge Management. Then each would become a teacher and spread knowledge throughout the empire. Is, KM , as some claim become the fiefdom of experts with metricians and quants creating a lexicon and modality to which only they hold the password?

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Communities of Practice in your LMS: A hidden KM tool

TalentLMS

What makes knowledge so hard to capture? The tricky tacit and explicit knowledge sharing. In this article, we will define knowledge and how using your LMS, you can share tacit and explicit knowledge using some knowledge management strategies. What is Knowledge?

Knowledge. Defining the Problem. Somewhat.

The E-Learning Curve

Knowledge is a kind of cognitive or conceptual dark matter that we know must exist, but measuring and quantifying it, and demonstrating it is a complex business Knowledge. Tags: e-learning corporate knowledge definition of elearning definition of knowledge elearning KB KM knowledge ecosystem Knowledge Management knowledge worker

Designing Learning Solutions to Retain and Grow Organisational Knowledge – Online Forum

Learning Cafe

The Learning Cafe community is coming across requirements for designing Learning Solutions to effectively use and retain organisational knowledge. Are you designing Learning Solutions with the objective of making organisational knowledge available to those who don’t have it ?

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User Profiles: Spanning Structural Holes

ID Reflections

A huge amount of organizational knowledge and innovation are lost because we fail to span structural holes or leave it to chance. All of these necessitate an increasing amount of collaboration and tapping into the collective knowledge of an organization.

Knowledge Management vs. Knowledge Creation

The Peformance Improvement

Is KM dead? Knowledge Management) have failed to advance learning. They write: The best KM systems succeeded at capturing and institutionalizing the knowledge of the firm. The folks with the knowledge were often reluctant to put what they knew into the database. The folks seeking the knowledge often had trouble finding what they needed. This doesn’t happen in the typical knowledge management system.

LearnTrends: Personal Knowledge Management

Experiencing eLearning

These are my live blogged notes from Harold Jarche’s LearnTrends session on Personal Knowledge Management. Big KM = enterprise KM, lots of structure. Little KM = processes used by distributed teams. Personal KM = ad hoc, DIY, cheap/free. My side comments are in italics. Sense-making with PKM. When he moved to consulting and didn’t have an IT department and those resources, he realized he had to do something different.

What Agile Means to Me

ID Reflections

My interpretation of the Agile philosophy I am trying to acquire better ways of learning and building personal knowledge networks and helping others do it. With the unknown and the complex becoming the norm in knowledge work, adaptability is the key to dealing with challenges, to be comfortable with ambiguity, and to move to a state where we are constantly learning. Expertise KM learning Agile Workplace LearningI complete exactly 3 months at ThoughtWorks today.

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Method and madness – Disconnect between learning & knowledge

Learning Cafe

I’ve oftened wondered about the organisational disconnect between Learning and KM/Documentation areas. Learning has the role of ‘teaching’ or embedding in memory, while KM ensures all procedures are captured and delivered (usually within the business). For years the model has perpetuated a sort of ‘doubling up’ on effort around the information people need to perform on the job.

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Knowledge Management Core Issues

Tony Karrer

Great post by Denham Grey - Perennial KM issues that are very similar to the core problems that we deal with in eLearning: How to speed learning, increase awareness and share experiences. With an ever deceasing half-life of knowledge , just keeping up has become a major corporate imperative. Discovering opportunities and gaps in knowledge flows, improving personal networking and finding experts (in larger firms).

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Reviewing the Week: Knowledge Brokers, mLearnCon, Rock and Roll, and Apps

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

How Corporate Training Professionals Add Value as Knowledge Brokers - I really like the term Knowledge Broker.always have. Some have said it connects to closely with the Knowledge Management world, but I didn''t think anyone even talked about KM any more. Knowledge Brokers connect those that have the knowledge with those that need the knowledge. The week leading up to the July 4th holiday weekend was very quiet around the office.

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The Problem of Knowledge

The E-Learning Curve

It's important to look at the nature of knowledge and it's role in the life of individuals and organizations. The Problem of Knowledge is a post from: E-Learning Curve Blog. Tags: e-learning corporate knowledge definition of elearning definition of knowledge elearning KB KM knowledge ecosystem Knowledge Management knowledge worker

Learning and KM: Separated at birth?

Jay Cross

T wo years ago, DevLearn and KM World took place simultaneously in downtown San Jose. I sensed that learning and knowledge management were converging and invited bloggers form both sides to get together at the Tidehouse to share viewpoints and guzzle beer. KM World 2009 is next week.

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Knowledge Management 101-b

The E-Learning Curve

KM can function as a framework for learning content – what he describes as the difference between “Course-centric and Knowledge-centric viewpoints” Knowledge Management 101-b is a post from: E-Learning Curve Blog. Tags: e-learning definition of elearning don morrison elearning KB KM Knowledge Management marc rosenberg smart enterprise

Knowledge Management 101

The E-Learning Curve

Knowledge Management (KM) has been described as “the process of capturing, sharing, and leveraging a company’s collective expertise” Knowledge Management 101 is a post from: E-Learning Curve Blog. Tags: e-learning definition of elearning don morrison elearning KB KM Knowledge Management marc rosenberg smart enterprise

Training, Innovation, KM, & eLearning

Big Dog, Little Dog

The Convergence of Learning and Knowledge Management - Mohamed Amine Chatti's ongoing research on Technology Enhanced Learning. Learning and KM solutions have to fuse; that we should speak about union and fusion of the two fields rather than intersection or complementary relationship between them and that the two fields are increasingly similar in terms of input, outcome, processes, activities, components, tools, concepts, and terminologies. 2007 Industry Report - Training Magazine.

Knowledge Management and E-Learning

The E-Learning Curve

Over the next period of time I will dissect the phrase knowledge management. Knowledge Management and E-Learning is a post from: E-Learning Curve Blog. Tags: e-learning definition of elearning don morrison elearning KB KM Knowledge Management

Knowledge Management Contexts: Peter Drucker

The E-Learning Curve

Knowledge Management Contexts: Peter Drucker is a post from: E-Learning Curve Blog. Tags: e-learning definition of elearning don morrison elearning KB KM Knowledge Management knowledge worker peter drucker Many of the work concepts and practices we associate with the Information Age were developed in an era more typically identified with heavy industry.

Knowledge and the DIKW Pyramid

ID Reflections

I have just been reading the following post from HBR: The Problem with the Data-Information-Knowledge-Wisdom Hierarchy This reminded me of one of my earlier posts on KM: Data, Information, Insight.A In that, I had mentioned what Luis Suarez says about knowledge and included a YouTube video by Nick Milton on data, information and knowledge. Tags: Knowledge Management collaborative learning Reflection

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Erin doesn’t get it

E-Learning Provocateur

The knowledge managers among us will know what I’m talking about… Erin: Hey! knowledge management collaboration Erin Brockovich km participatory cultureI watched Erin Brockovich again last night. It’s an excellent movie.

Knowledge Management and Learning

Tony Karrer

Interesting discussion going on with contribution by Luis Suarez, Jay Cross, David Wilson - around the distinction between Knowledge Management and Learning: Knowledge Management and Informal Learning Knowledge Management and Learning - Separated at Birth? KM & learning: separated at birth? KM and Learning This is an interesting exchange because it highlights that approaches to learning and to knowledge management are shifting and beginning to overlap more now.

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Learning, KM vs. SM, Information, Web 2.0, and Second Life

Big Dog, Little Dog

Knowledge Manaement vs. Social Media - Social Computing Magazine. KM will quietly die, and SM will win the soul of Enterprise 2.0, with the Gen X leadership quietly slipping the best of the KM ideas into SM as they guide the bottom-up revolution." Korean Soon Du Bu.

ILT, eLearning Tools, Visual Learners, KM, monitter, & T&D Magizines

Big Dog, Little Dog

It has long been thought that propensities for visual or verbal learning styles influence how children acquire knowledge successfully and how adults reason in every-day life; however, there was no empirical link to this hypothesis from cognitive neuroscience.

Research Spotlight: Managing Organizational Knowledge by Sharon Vipond

Learning Solutions Magazine

The concept of knowledge management (KM) is not new, and for some it has a negative legacy. for a KM solution have not gone away; in fact they have intensified. So it is important to take a look at KM again, with fresh. But the challenges. that call. eyes, and that is what our newest white paper does, as this article outlines. Emerging Topics Learning Research Learning Systems Management

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Prototyping, KM, Innovation, Baby-Boomers, Outsourcing

Big Dog, Little Dog

You know its interesting to see the way in which people involved in social computing are paranoid about distinguishing themselves from Knowledge Management (KM). Looking Back on 16 Years of Paper Prototyping - User Interface Twelve. In woodworking, sandpaper comes in different grains. Course-grain sandpaper can change the shape of the wood dramatically, whereas fine-grain sandpaper gives the artisan the control to make the details sharper. The same is true when designing.

Emergent Knowledge Management

Tony Karrer

There's been a long running discussion around what Knowledge Management is going to look like going forward and whether big systems that manage knowledge are going to be there. As I read through these, I began to wonder what happened to the idea that KM was going to move along the lines of what Andrew McAfee talks about around Enterprise 2.0. KM would become more of an issue of how you provide structure and get leverage on these free-form tools.

DIY, Social Media, PLEs, Drupal - KM, & Context

Big Dog, Little Dog

Capturing workplace knowledge with Drupal - StressFree. Layers of networks depend on context - Knowledge Jolt with Jack. Your Design Here - Print. The more amateurs do things themselves, the more they develop a refined taste for good professional work - whether in the kitchen or at the design station. To fear that shoddy DIY work will replace good professional design is to suggest that the two are indistinguishable to the untrained eye.

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eLearning, Informal Learning 2.0, Wikipedia, Wisdom, KM, & Strategy

Big Dog, Little Dog

Professor Lichtenstein says the reliance by students on Wikipedia for finding information, and acceptance of the practice by teachers and academics, was "crowding out" valuable knowledge and creating a generation unable to source "credible expert" views even if desired.