How Can You Get Your Employees to Share Their Knowledge?

isEazy

A company’s day-to-day dynamics make it difficult to document processes or exchange knowledge. Fostering a knowledge management culture is key to gaining agility and competitiveness. Benefits of a Knowledge Management Culture. Barriers to Sharing Knowledge.

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. This includes areas of her expertise from the effectiveness of MOOCs in corporate learning to informal learning, collaboration, community management and organizational culture.

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How Can You Get Your Employees to Share Their Knowledge?

isEazy

A company’s day-to-day dynamics make it difficult to document processes or exchange knowledge. Fostering a knowledge management culture is key to gaining agility and competitiveness. Benefits of a Knowledge Management Culture. Barriers to Sharing Knowledge.

About blogging, tunneling visions and knowledge entrepreneurship

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

Julie is doing research for the university of Amsterdam (VU) into (micro-)blogging as part of her PdD research about knowledge and power in the development sector. This research had the goal to investigate how knowledge related to a shared organising vision (in this case (ICT4D, about ICT for development). Blogging may hence be an important activity for professional development of knowledge workers and can help develop their professional identity.

Institutional Innovation and Podular Design

Skilful Minds

JP's voice is one of several important contributions to current thinking about innovation. Change Management Collaboration Experience Design Innovation Social Business Design Social Media Social Networks Web 2.0 In Social is the plural of personal JP Rangaswami contends that institutional innovation is required to achieve the potential that social software offers organizations in general, and for-profit companies in particular.

Reflecting on Xyleme Voices: The Industry Luminaries We've Talked To

Xyleme

Home > Executive Perspective , News > Reflecting on Xyleme Voices: The Industry Luminaries We’ve Talked To Reflecting on Xyleme Voices: The Industry Luminaries We’ve Talked To December 14th, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment Time to cast your vote for the 2009 Edublog Awards ! This year, our educational podcast library Xyleme Voices was nominated and shortlisted in the category of Best Educational Use of Audio. Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc.

Learning Performance Platform: The Synergy of Learning Objectives and Your LMS

G-Cube

Researchers across domains have unanimously voiced the need to have an application-based approach to learning or education. It is a circular process where acquiring knowledge should be directly related to the task it helps us perform.

7 Tech Tools & Skills Trainers Must Have

TalentLMS

Utilizing a social media tool in a learning management system is a great way to get the learners to hang out with you. Knowledge Management Skills. Learn how to manage your own knowledge by grouping it in a meaningful way. Moreover, hiring managers would love to see what’s going on from a professional standpoint! Google Sites and Wikis are other notable options to manage your own knowledge. Be a Learning Management System master.

#BIN2012 edition of #TalkTech: Mars Curiosity and Twitter, Gamers as Citizen Scientists and Learnist

Bottom-Line Performance

NASA has taken a fascinating approach with the social media account for their latest Mars mission, using a conversational voice and a dash of humor to bring the mission to life. How can crowd-sourced knowledge and “games for good” help us tackle our world’s toughest challenges? Jane McGonigal , author of Reality is Broken and designer of serious games, has been a defining voice in the growing number of advocates for serious games to solve real world challenges.

#BIN2012 edition of #TalkTech: Mars Curiosity and Twitter, Gamers as Citizen Scientists and Learnist

Bottom-Line Performance

NASA has taken a fascinating approach with the social media account for their latest Mars mission, using a conversational voice and a dash of humor to bring the mission to life. How can crowd-sourced knowledge and “games for good” help us tackle our world’s toughest challenges? Jane McGonigal , author of Reality is Broken and designer of serious games, has been a defining voice in the growing number of advocates for serious games to solve real world challenges.

PKM is our part of the social learning contract

Jane Hart

PKM is also a key skill of being an effective autonomous learner – as we can see from the many individuals who are already organizing and managing their own personal learning strategies in the organization – and consequently a key aspect of BYOL (Bring Your Own Learning). Finding your voice: Using a probe-sense-respond approach, participants can test out a new medium within our community of practice.

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5 Ways to Create an eLearning Course on a Shoestring Budget

ProProfs

Create Cost-Effective Online Courses Today There are plenty of instructors who spend a lot on the quality of voice-overs, just to look more professional. To get started, choose a good eLearning solution or LMS Software (Learning Management System tool) that has plenty of templates to get started, offers ample bandwidth to upload media and also takes care of your branding and white-labeling.

"Social Technologies in Business"

bozarthzone

Know what happens when a bunch of your friends get together and assemble the best compilation ever of thinking in the social-social media-collaborative learning-knowledge management-narrating work realms? We found ways of circumventing silos and transferring tacit knowledge, problems our employing organiza tions had struggled with for years. And the host of contributing voices, including Simon Terry, Paul Miller, and Mathias Vermeulen, is credible.

6 Ways Managers Can Become Better Listeners (and Why It Matters)

ProProfs

Here’s why managers should invest in becoming better listeners—and how to make it happen. This gives you greater influence as a manager and reduces employee turnover rates. Pay attention to the speaker’s posture, facial expressions, tone of voice, gestures, and so on to identify clues into how they’re feeling. The manager’s primary job in a conversation isn’t to speak. Hear this, businesspeople: Odds are you aren’t so good at listening.

What Makes a Training Program Rewarding for Your Employees?

ProProfs

Training programs exist to make sure your employees are well-equipped with the skills, knowledge, and procedural awareness necessary to fulfill their responsibilities as safely and productively as possible. On the flip side, giving your employees the chance to rate and assess the system they used for training makes them feel like their voices are heard, and gives you the chance to collect important information on how your program is performing.

The Importance of Data Reporting in Learning Management System

ProProfs

What can be better about the course: The language, voice-overs, images or something else? Do learners need additional resources to supplement existing knowledge in the courses? Time log reports in your Learning Management System gives you details about the time each learner spends in completing their courses. The post The Importance of Data Reporting in Learning Management System appeared first on ProProfs Learning and Knowledge Management Resources.

knowledge and Learning In The News - 5/29/2006

Big Dog, Little Dog

Knowledge Management: The Next Generation - CIO. Book excerpt from Stealth KM: Winning Knowledge Management Strategies for the Private Sector by Niall Sinclair. Today, most knowledge and information workers still rely on e-mail and voice mail for communication with individuals and teams. by Petty Officer 1st Class Marvin Harris. Research Project: TagLines - via Micro Persuasion. TagLines is the visualization of the evolution of Flickr tags over time.

Ten People Every Learning Pro Should Know

Mike Taylor

One good way to manage Twitter and avoid being overwhelmed by it all is to use lists. You´ve just plugged into an Instant workplace learning fountain of knowledge. Harold Jarche – Personal Knowledge Management (PKM) is an important skill that every professional should have. John Hagel is a top voice on 21st-century information-age institutional leadership and important concepts including accessing and working with knowledge flows.

The Future of Workplace Learning

Upside Learning

The device stores learner data like knowledge, skills, and competence. The employee can choose to voice activate the agent in human language for things that she is thinking about and that are not anticipated by the agent on the device. They do lots of analysis with internal data and trends on employee performance and correlate this with employee skills and knowledge to ensure essential learning content elements are available in the organization.

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. Adobe Voice - This just looks fabulous!

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Posts that Influenced Me in 2009

ID Reflections

And unless we are conscious of this phenomenon, we are likely to block out the "Other" voices and worldviews thus restricting our understanding. Only through sharing of stories and experiences, the larger pattern and the connections emerge, the information becomes knowledge that we can then effectively use. How I use social media What did I learn: Nancy White d iscusses the concepts of Communities of Practice and Learning, Technology Stewardship, Knowledge Sharing and Networking.

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Got Video Scripts or Storyboards?

TechSmith Camtasia

Allie Proof is a Content Strategist in Knowledge Management at Boeing, with a passion for teaching. I need active voice. Perhaps you may require approvals from two or more managers or subject matter experts. Are you going to use another voice? She has over 16 years experience with teaching and technical communication in various roles and organizations. Learn more from Allie on her blog [link]. You can can also connect with her on Twitter @techniceclectic.

Top 113 eLearning Posts and 28 Hottest Topics for 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Here’s how I’m approaching Personal Knowledge Management - Free as in Freedom , January 25, 2010. Voice-Over in eLearning - The Learning Circuits Blog , September 1, 2010. Editing Text to speech text for Loquendo voices in Captivate 5 - Adobe Captivate Blog , August 6, 2010. Virtual Team Management - ID Reflections , March 8, 2010. Creating tone of voice in eLearning. Management (2039).

Seven Innovative Ways To Measure Training Effectiveness

WhatFix

Management guru Peter Drucker once famously said, “What gets measured gets improved.” . Indeed, in-depth evaluation can help learning and development managers (including you) identify exactly what is missing in training sessions. Such visual proof can help you, as a manager, gauge if the training is a success and tailor future sessions accordingly. The difference in the quality of the pitch can help L&D managers make improvements in future training modules.

The learning conference that kicks ass

Jay Cross

Tony Karrer, George Siemens, and I set out to provide a platform for voices you haven’t heard at other conferences. I’m interviewing Kevin Wheeler , the talent management guru, and the amazing Alvaro Fernandez , CEO of SharpBrains. Dave Pollard , the knowledge management wizard out to change the world, will talk about Working Smarter.

When Social means Business …

Learning Cafe

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? Is management ready to let go of some authority over knowledge creation and let the corporate organism find its own voice through social media?

eLearning Conferences 2010

Tony Karrer

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. link] December 18-20, 2009 One Voice International Conference and Forum, Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA. grapp@visigrapp.org May 18-20, 2010 Management World 2010, Nice, France.

The push toward content curation

Litmos

David Kelly of the eLearning Guild has been the clearest voice suggesting that curation is a fundamental role for L&D. Harold Jarche has been the proponent of a respected approach to personal knowledge management. This includes showing how to find and use resources in the organization in any training or formal learning, and also coaching (and developing manager’s skills so they can coach as well. The skill sets of Learning & Development (L&D) are shifting.

Top 74 eLearning Posts from September 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Voice-Over in eLearning - The Learning Circuits Blog , September 1, 2010 Over the past couple of months, Dr. Joel Harband has been teaching me all about Using Text-to-Speech in eLearning. Voice Over in e-Learning, Sometimes - MinuteBio , September 12, 2010 September’s Big Question over at the Learning Circuits Blog is regarding use of voice-over in e-learning. Knowledge Management Contexts: Peter Drucker is a post from: E-Learning Curve Blog. Management (147).

Virtual Classrooms: How do they work?

ProProfs

Being able to voice chat, or video chat with a tutor is hugely beneficial to a student. appeared first on ProProfs Learning and Knowledge Management Resources. With the invention and implementation of the internet, more and more companies are going digital. So why not schools, colleges and universities? An online system would have the same structure as a school, with each student needing to log in –with, or without facial recognition- before they can start.

Profile of a learning architect: Sebastian Graeb-Konneker

Clive on Learning

Stakeholder management is of the upmost importance, with the learner an important voice in the process. And someone is always responsible for supporting your development – with coaching from your line manager and mentoring. Backing this up is a knowledge management strategy based on the simple requirement to “ask, learn, share.” A good example of this is the blog of Sebastian’s colleague Hans de Zwart , Shell’s Innovation Manager for Learning Technologies.

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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. Usually, the instructor can deliver just about any type of web-based content along with their voice.

eLearning Conferences 2011

Tony Karrer

link] or [link] December 14, 2010 International Workshop on Knowledge Discovery Using Cloud and Distributed Computing Platforms , Sydney, Australia. link] December 14-16, 2010 E-Activities (e-Learning, e-Communities, e-Commerce, e-Management, e-Marketing, e-Governance and Tele-working) , 9 th , sponsored by World Scientific and Engineering Academy and Society (WSEAS), University of Los Andes, Merida, Venezuela.

The key to understanding what’s going on

Jay Cross

Extreme swings toward technology and institutions were Taylor’s Scientific Management, robber barons, Business Process Reengineering, and narrowly-defined eLearning (removing all the people to make it work.) We can have guards with machine guns rooting through everyone’s suitcases at the airport at the same time the power of the ‘net gives a louder and louder voice to the people. Knowledge management and corporate learning may never be the same.

State of the E-Learning Industry 2017

eLearning 24-7

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? It’s that time of the year.

How To Use Content As Your Best Online Differentiator

All Roads

This customer thirst for knowledge is why having a solid online differentiator becomes crucial for your brand and business. Knowledge is Power: Give Customers What They Want. You give the customer what they want: knowledge. What knowledge would you need to be presented in order to feel confident that you were making the best choice for your specific situation? Content should always be created in a style, tone and voice that reflects the brand’s personality and mission.

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.

Give Back to the Profession

CLO Magazine

Capture learning professionals’ knowledge and keep up with new leaders. Here are a few things I’ve noticed about our industry: CLOs’ evolving roles: CLOs have to balance the demands of the C-suite with talent management. The program provides support, visibility, voice and development to the next generation. Jonathan Jones, manager of organizational development and special projects for U.S.

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Status Quo? Not This CLO

CLO Magazine

In 2012, he was hired as an organizational design consultant and was quickly promoted to manager and director. But Gandarilla made sure each facility saw value in the transition, said Asia Wellington, manager of learning and leadership development. Previously, each hospital had one or two resources to manage all learning. People feel like their voices are being heard and valued.”.

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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. So it was about people working together, using that collective knowledge and learning to build capabilities and that that creates results that they care about. So there’s a shift in thinking, right, and a challenging of fundamental assumptions, seeing things differently, and pulling knowledge from all over the place to adapt.