I Believe in the Importance of Personal Knowledge Management

Tom Spiglanin

Today we can find virtually anything we need to know on the Internet, whenever we need it, from wherever we are. The answer lies across several domains of a knowledge worker’s practice. These are good practices that help us grow our knowledge, but what we really need are mindful, disciplined processes for managing it on a daily basis. What we need is to exercise personal knowledge management, or PKM. Capturing Knowledge. Developing Knowledge.

5 Knowledge Management Tools to Consider

WalkMe Training Station

Knowledge management usually involves storing, organizing and sharing crucial information, so that every individual in the organization together with its customers can greatly benefit from its use. Rather, adequate knowledge builds upon the necessary data and information to offer a context and ultimately helps in improving employee performance. The Most important Knowledge Management Tools. IntelliResponse Virtual Agent. Novo Knowledge-Base Software.


Sign Up for our Newsletter

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Personal Learning Networks: For Ongoing Learning in a Connected World

ID Reflections

I have written about the impact of various shifts and trends like globalization, work fragmentation, ubiquitous network and access to the mobile web, social media, and the economy of individuals on the way we work and learn in the following posts: Re-imagining Work and Learning in a Networked World , Working out Loud and Serendipity and The Changing Face of Work and Workplace Learning. Here''s a list of related posts on learning in a networked world.

Re-imagining Work & Learning in a Networked World

ID Reflections

Over the next two decades we can expect the knowledge of the world to be digitalised, with an exponential rise in user-generated content, "wise-crowd" application and open innovation applications." How do we help organizations see that social and informal learning is not a new and fancy way to learn but an essential requirement in a complex, rapidly changing, and uber connected world? "The nature of work is changing. People’s relationship with work is changing.

LearnTrends: The Immernet Singularity

Experiencing eLearning

Four technology arenas, 2D Synchronous Learning, Knowledge Sharing Spaces, Web 2.0 Tools and Virtual Worlds, are on a convergence trajectory towards an immersive web future that will redefine how we work, learn and play. Digital avatars watching digital presentations is a dumb use of virtual worlds. Most performance issues in the enterprise have to do with poor processes and workflow, not lack of training/knowledge. Web 2.0 Web 2.0

I Believe in the Value of Connectedness

Tom Spiglanin

While every organization in the world is unique, most have characteristics in common. Most employees have far stronger connections through the organization’s hierarchy consisting of layers of manager/direct report relationships. While strong, hierarchical connections also vary greatly across the organization depending on the nature of the work and individual management styles. Today, social media connect people around the world.

The Virtual Classroom: What is it?


That is where virtual classrooms come into play! What is a virtual classroom? But what parts exactly make up a virtual classroom? The great thing about virtual classrooms is that they can be accessed from anywhere in the world, thanks to the power of the internet! Almost anyone can afford the incredibly low costs of joining a virtual college! All virtual classrooms are verified to make sure their courses are accurate.

Virtual Reality in Learning – Has the Time Come ? – Online Discussion

Learning Cafe

When it comes to emerging technologies, numerous tech companies including Facebook, HTC, Sony, Microsoft and Samsung are eyeing virtual reality (VR) as the next big thing. Virtual Reality in Learning – Has the Time Come from Jeevan Joshi on Vimeo. Kain was recently voted as one of the top 50 Growth Hackers to follow on Twitter and has successfully launched mobile apps, web applications and SaaS products for Fotomerchant, Meeco and The App Village. Knowledge Management.

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

Big Dog, Little Dog

Instead, the study found that students use a limited range of technologies for both formal and informal learning and that there is a "very low level of use and familiarity with collaborative knowledge creation tools such as wikis, virtual worlds, personal web publishing, and other emergent social technologies." Knowledge Manaement vs. Social Media - Social Computing Magazine. See, Social Media vs. Knowledge Management: A Generational War.

My History of Live Blogged Notes

Experiencing eLearning

That helps me remember what I attended and what I learned, and it lets me share that knowledge with others. Digital Storytelling in a Web 2.0 World. Personal Knowledge Management. Second Life: Teaching Tips from the Virtual Frontier. Wikis & Emerging Web 2.0 Wikis that Work: Effective Wiki Practices for Virtual Learning Communities. Global Collaboration in the Web 2.0 World.

Benefits of a Tin Can API Compliant Learning Management System


LRSs can exist within traditional learning management systems (LMSs) or on their own.”. Before SCORM entered the picture in the year 1999, content developers and e-learning managers faced difficulties with data interoperability. The web-based learning management system , anyway, facilitates ‘anytime and anywhere’ accessibility both for the learners and managers. Web Browser Restrictions Not Applicable. Virtually Track & Record Virtually Anything.

How do you create a perfect blend of the various learning components?

Origin Learning

In a world, not so long ago, blended learning was the norm. Today, technology has revolutionized the world in more ways than imagined, and has definitely impacted education too. They are– the Rotation model, the Flex model, the Self-Blend model and Enriched Virtual model. Enriched Virtual Model. Blended learning components make it possible to achieve this through its online, and virtual learning segments.

Successful Business Digitals – How Do They Do It?

Your Training Edge

Presence in virtual markets through websites allows exposure to a great global market, saving both time and money and getting exposure to masses around the world. The iPad combines a newspaper, music player, video player, data storage and web browser. Knowledge management is not a theory anymore, it is a business builder. Just being on the web is not enough, tools like search engine optimization are important to increase traffic on the business website.

What is crowd-accelerated learning?

Origin Learning

Technology advancements, latest gadgets, and emerging concepts in the world of business are making organizations look at newer methods of skills training and imparting impactful development lessons. Self-taught and web-taught are words that are finding a growing resonance! Here’s an overview of last year’s statistics in the context of learning technologies: 74% of companies currently use learning management systems (LMS) and virtual classroom/ webcasting/ video broadcasting.

eLearning Conferences 2010

Tony Karrer

Clayton publishes this as a Word document but does not publish it as a web page and so we’ve somewhat established a pattern of published in here. link] December 7-9, 2009 International Association for the Scientific Knowledge (IASK) Teaching and Learning : Excellence and Quality – Timeless Challenges in Education, Proto, Portugal. link] December 17-18, 2009 International Conference on eLearning for Knowledge-Based Society , 6 th , Bangkok, Thailand. World, Austin, Texas, USA.

eLearning Conferences

Tony Karrer

Clayton publishes this as a Word document but does not publish it as a web page. docnum=446 January 12-14, 2009 Learning and Technology World Forum 2009, London, United Kingdom. https://gem.glasgows.co.uk/ latwf/login_mailinglist.html January 12-14, 2009 Management World 2009, Singapore. link] conference.php January 16-18, 2009 World Universities Forum , Mumbai, India. link] February 16-20, 2009 EDUCAUSE Management Program , Tempe, Arizona, USA.

eLearning Defined

Tony Karrer

Some include Knowledge Management as a form of e-learning. Took awhile for the right term to come about, circa 1995 it was all called "Internet based Training", then "Web-based Training" (to clarify that delivery could be on the Inter- or Intra-net), then "Online Learning" and finally e-learning, adopting the in vogue use of "e-" during the dot com boom. This only makes sense in an eLearning world. How do you separate knowledge management from eLearning?

CD-ROM 102

Information, Press Releases and Industry Happenings

Kapp Notes

Serious Games Space Serious Games Design and Technology Company, Caspian Learning--the company behind Thinking Worlds , has shown their support for the Iowa State University’s Game Development Competitio n by announcing that they will supply ISU students with extended trial licences to their Serious Games Engine and Authoring Tool, Thinking Worlds, for the duration of the competition.

Press 136

The Future of Workplace Learning

Upside Learning

They supply pre-packaged and self-customizable games to the corporate world. The device is all encompassing – bringing together the Internet, phone, virtual worlds, and cloud-computing. The device stores learner data like knowledge, skills, and competence. The device even holds a personal virtual agent to help and guide the employee should there be a need.

How Social Networks Can Harness the Power of Weak Ties | Social.

Dashe & Thomson

Here’s how a typical LinkedIn network might look: Your weak ties are smaller circles, not at the center of a cluster I heard more support for the Weak Ties theory while attending a Knowledge Management conference in 2005. Search the blog Popular Latest Comments Tags Web-Based, Instructor-Led, EPSS?

Connect to Engage: Millennials Want Collaborative, Online Learning Delivery

CLO Magazine

This digitized culture, a perhaps contemporary version of knowledge management, embraced through a fresh mindset about collaboration inspired by social networking, allows employees to dictate what’s most important to them and spur companywide participation. The definition of virtual collaboration tools, however, can be confusing. Multi-user virtual environments (MUVEs), for example, are used as hosts to a virtual world for employees to network.

collecting Knowledge and Learning - 3/8/2007

Big Dog, Little Dog

100 Companies That Matter in Knowledge Management - KMWorld. About a year ago, Dr. Michael Koenig wrote in these pages that unlike many business "fads," knowledge management didn't fall into the typical 10-year pattern of boom and bust, with four or five years of explosive growth, followed by a slightly longer period of almost equally dramatic decline. Web 2.0's

KM 32

Top 113 eLearning Posts and 28 Hottest Topics for 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

ID - Instructional Design or Interactivity Design in an interconnected world? A framework for social learning in the enterprise - Learning and Working on the Web , February 24, 2010. Assessment + MMORPG + Real World Challenges: How The MESH will Change Education - Clark Aldrich , April 18, 2010. Here’s how I’m approaching Personal Knowledge Management - Free as in Freedom , January 25, 2010. Web 3.0: Web 2.0 Management (2039).

The Building Blocks of a Successful e-Training Program

ICS Learning

It will also be an essential element in engaging the support of all stakeholders including senior management, the development team and participating employees. Project Management – The above plan is a starting point that ensures that the business objectives have been properly stated, a solution has been identified and a business case for that solution has been presented and approved. This method allows an instructor and students to participate in an on-line virtual classroom.

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. I’ll be in Hope, Arkansas; Washington, DC; and Barcelona during KM World this year, so I’ll miss the show. People already share knowledge within the enterprise.

KM 37

Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

Branon Learning Management System App Stores Bob Little Apps, Not Courses Inge de Waard Augmented reality moves towards augmented learning with easy tools: Wikitude , Layar , ARToolKit. Virtual classrooms and smart-boards are used in a more student-centered way (not putting all the attention to one person up-front=bad). The role of the learning leader is shifting from being a program manager to a solution architect.

eLearning Conferences 2013

Tony Karrer

link] or [link] December 2-4, 2012 Communication and Management in Technological Innovation and Academic Globalization (COMATIA ), 3 rd , Paris, France. link] December 4-5, 2012 Higher Education Asset Management and Maintenance Conference , 1 st , Vibe Savoy, Melbourne, Australia. link] December 4-5, 2012 International Conference on Education Reform and Management Innovation (ERMI), Shenzhen, China. link] February 25-28, 2013 Mobile World Congress, Barcelona, Spain.

eLearning Learning - Best of May

Tony Karrer

Blogger in Middle-earth , May 26, 2009 Tips for Working with SMEs - Bozarthzone , May 21, 2009 Social Networking in Times of Stress and Personal Emergencies - Electronic Papyrus , May 11, 2009 Aligning Learning Theory with Instructional Design - The E-Learning Curve , May 21, 2009 Developing a PLE Using Web 2.0 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.

Hot Topics in eLearning for 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

Walking around with a mobile device that has access to video, email, twitter, web, camera, GPS, etc. How do develop web content on the iPhone , January 29, 2009. With all that is going on in terms of long tail learning and the business of learning , not to mention social and informal learning, there’s no surprise that there’s a lot of discussion around changes in design and instructional design as well as lots of discussion about new roles in this new world.

State of the E-Learning Industry 2017

eLearning 24-7

Web conferencing tools (aka virtual learning classrooms, webinars). Knowledge Reinforcement tools (mobile is essential). LMS and subsets including Video Learning Platforms, Knowledge Management Platforms, Social Learning Platforms; Learning Platforms, Sales Enablement Platforms. The big question mark is how will VLPs, that focus on the corporate market, play once the LMS space fully utilizes all the video management functionality that exists out there?

eLearning Conferences 2011

Tony Karrer

If you publish the list on the web, please note its source. If you are mounting your own conference, please ensure that the following information is clearly visible on your web page and/or poster: the name of the event, location (including country), date of the event, the FULL name of the sponsoring organization, and an e-mail contact address. link] December 1-3, 2010 European Conference on Web Services (ECOWS), 8 th , Ayia Napa, Cyprus. link] March 28-31, 2011 Web 2.0

eLearning Conferences 2012

Tony Karrer

Kindly retain the contact information when you re-distribute the list or mount it on the web as that is how I receive updates. link] November 30-December 2, 2011 Worldwide Forum on Education and Culture: The Effects of Global Learning – Teaching the World about the World, Rome, Italy. link] December 4-5, 2011 Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Symposium on Computer Human Interaction for Management of Information Technology , Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

Profile of a learning architect: Sebastian Graeb-Konneker

Clive on Learning

In this extract, we take a look at how learning is architected within Shell, one of the world’s largest and most successful multinational corporations. Where it is required that participants meet, they can do this on the phone or with LiveMeeting (a web conferencing system), as they would at other times in their work. Stakeholder management is of the upmost importance, with the learner an important voice in the process.

Wiki 60

eLearning Learning - Best of June 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

New online book on mobile learning -available for free download - Ignatia Webs , June 12, 2009. E-learning in the Mobile World and the Right Business Model to Deliver It - Electronic Papyrus , June 9, 2009. Wonderful Chaos: Nonlinear Learning on the Web (Part I) - Electronic Papyrus , June 22, 2009. Collaboration - Knowledge Management - Expert - Hot List - eLearning Technology , June 9, 2009. Attribution in a Web 2.0 eLearning Learning Hot List.

Top 74 eLearning Posts from September 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

As always, great stuff found in the eLearning world in September. The discussion forms part of the agenda for the World of Learning Conference, an event that I have enjoyed participating in for something like ten years now. Free Quiz and Test Maker Tools Plus My Top 3 - eLearning 24-7 , September 14, 2010 While this market has always existed, it is clearly taking a whole new form in two areas: Strong emphasis to embed into a web site or blog. Management (147).

Top 25 Posts and 4 Hot Topics in January - Best of eLearning Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

Here’s how I’m approaching Personal Knowledge Management - Free as in Freedom , January 25, 2010 A few months back, Harold Jarche wrote a very interesting article about sense making with Personal Knowledge Management (PKM). Harold suggested a model that he uses to manage his personal knowledge and stay on top of his social media intake. Here’s how I’m approaching Personal Knowledge Management , January 25, 2010.

Top Posts from August - Augmented Reality - Social Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

19 Tips for Effective Online Conferences - eLearning Technology , August 5, 2010 I was recently asked me about my recommendations for conducting effective online conferences (virtual conference). Three Things You Should Really Know about Avatars (and their relationship to you) - Kapp Notes , August 11, 2010 An Avatar in a Virtual Immersive Environment is a rendering of a computer user as an interface technique. The World of Warcraft game is a wonderful example of this. Web 2.0