Taking Stock and Making Choices: Working from home and other such stuff

ID Reflections

Work —complex knowledge work requires solitude as well as collaboration. As a practitioner in the adult learning and development space with specific interests in social business and community management, knowledge management, capability building and organizational development, I have started tapping into different online communities where I can “meet” practitioners. Are you a knowledge worker working from home? Knowledge Management Reflection

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Sahana Chattopadhyay – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

Her work with various companies like Tata Interactive Systems, Zensar Technologies, ThoughtWorks and Future Group has given her a width of experience that spans instructional design, workplace learning strategy, knowledge management, social learning and community management, and people development.

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Trust, Tacit Knowledge and Social Business

ID Reflections

As I read the post on Resolvingthe Trust Paradox by John Hagel, I was reminded of two things—the talk on the power of vulnerability by Brene Brown and what Morten Hansen says about tacit knowledge sharing in hisbook Collaboration:How Leaders Avoid the Traps, Create Unity, and Reap Big Results. I hadwritten about the latter in my post Molotovcocktail = Weak ties x complicated knowledge. social_business tacit Knowledge Management Tacit knowledge Knowledge Flow John Hagel

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The 5 Formatting Tips You Need To Create Engaging Content

All Roads

However, the worst mistake you can make is to pull the standard “office worker sitting at a computer” free stock photo. The post The 5 Formatting Tips You Need To Create Engaging Content appeared first on All Roads: Harness The Power To Grow with the Knowledge Management Experts. Knowledge Management

Successful Online Employee Onboarding Strategies

TalentLMS

Companies now offer sign-on bonuses, yearly bonuses, a percentage of stock, competitive health and tuition benefits to attract the top talent. The employee onboarding process is another application of new-hire related knowledge management. Do you remember your first job?

Emergent Workplaces: Learning In The Networked World

Learnnovators

No longer is knowledge and information tied to workplace hierarchy. The know-how and analytic skills that made them indispensable in the knowledge economy no longer give them an advantage over increasingly intelligent machines. This is my area of passion.

LearnTrends: The Immernet Singularity

Experiencing eLearning

Four technology arenas, 2D Synchronous Learning, Knowledge Sharing Spaces, Web 2.0 Most performance issues in the enterprise have to do with poor processes and workflow, not lack of training/knowledge. Transfer: the problem isn’t knowledge transfer, it’s behavior. <10% Knowledge Management is an oxymoron–you can’t manage knowledge Very interesting seeing this perspective after Harold’s PKM presentation yesterday.

Knowledge and Learning In The News - 2/27/05

Big Dog, Little Dog

Shifts in students' learning style will prompt a shift to active construction of knowledge through mediated immersion Concepts - Cmap. ASTD research shows that companies that invest in training perform better on the stock market. Knowledge - The FUD-based Encyclopedia. Dismantling fear, uncertainty, and doubt, aimed at Wikipedia and other free knowledge resources Knowledge Management Survey. Learning - Planning for Neomillennial Learning Styles.

Portrait of a learning architect: Rob Bartlett

Clive on Learning

The programme starts and ends with an online 360 degree analysis, involving the learner’s manager, peers and direct reports. Communities of practice Rob works closely with the company’s Knowledge Management function to look for any opportunities for the two departments to collaborate.

Datafication of Talent Analytics: What it Means to Employee Retention

ProProfs

My friends from the HR industry would agree that retaining employees doesn’t come easy, I feel that the first step towards talent management is to emphasize on recruitment. Performance Management.

Profile of a learning architect: Rob Bartlett

Clive on Learning

The programme starts and ends with an online 360 degree analysis, involving the learner’s manager, peers and direct reports. Communities of practice Rob works closely with the company’s Knowledge Management function to look for any opportunities for the two departments to collaborate.

Beginners Guide To Tin Can API

ProProfs

In the last couple of years, the Tin Can API has emerged as a buzzword in the arena of authoring tools, learning management systems, and content development. Let’s start by looking at the problems faced by the current Learning Management Systems and what the Tin Can API does to solve them.

How to Become a Learning Organization (An Interview with Michelle Ockers)

Convergence Training

Michelle very kindly shared her time and knowledge to help us get up to speed. Learning Management Systems. Incident Management Software. One is resources; another is people; and thirdly, the underlying environment–technology, talent management, for instance.

eLearning Learning - Best of May

Tony Karrer

May 19, 2009 25 Tools: A Toolbox for Learning Professionals 2009 , May 19, 2009 The End in Mind " A Post-LMS Manifesto , May 8, 2009 Micro-blogging at Work , May 30, 2009 Using Elgg as as Social Learning platform , May 2, 2009 Learning with 'e's: e-Learning 3.0 , May 4, 2009 Does technology change the nature of knowledge? eLearning Learning Hot List May 1, 2009 to May 31, 2009 Here is the best stuff from May 2009 via the eLearning Learning site. Hope you enjoy.

When Social means Business …

Learning Cafe

These ‘sentiment’ indicators help traders analyse what people are saying about stock and whether to invest. There are implications for the relationships between the learning and knowledge management functions as well. Social media enables knowledge to be generated anywhere. Do they have the skills and the management permission to do so? Last week news was abounding that Microsoft are about to announce their acquisition of social media company Yammer for $1.2B.

The most updated and popular E-Learning Blogs

eFront

After working for a Web company that developed learning management systems and created custom elearning for corporate clients, Ellen escaped to the non-profit world where she led her trade association into online learning. Update 11/23/2010: suggested by Ellen ) eLearning Pulse is an independent online community focused on serving learning and technology professionals, from instructional designers to software developers to project managers.

Web 2.0 and Change Present Challenges to Many Learning Executives

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

One of the things that Andrew McAfee, principal research scientist at the Center for Digital Business in the MIT Sloan School of Management, says when he talks about Enterprise 2.0 When you learn something at the point you need it, that knowledge is going to stick in your mind. Web 2.0

Not Your Father’s ROI

Jay Cross

We are witnessing the death throes of management models that have outlived their usefulness. It’s the language senior managers understand. Stock market investors value Google at $125 billion. You Must Manage What You Can’t Measure.

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