Friday Finds: The Best of Learning, Design & Technology | August 27, 2021

Mike Taylor

But Zoom calls all day are not going to create work environments where knowledge workers can deal with complex problems or create innovative solutions. Turn websites into Scrolling Mockups in the blink of an eye. “Develop a passion for learning.

Take Charge of Your Remote Workday with 6 New Microsoft 365 Features


As knowledge workers, you have been at the heart of this unprecedented remote work experiment. Goodbye stretched websites and wasted vertical space. It lets you save text, images, references, and other resources from websites with one click, or by dragging and dropping.


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3 Corporate Training Program Trends in 2021: What Top Organizations Are Doing to Build Resilience


Companies everywhere have systems in place to get new employees familiar with policies and procedures, and additional training keeps seasoned workers familiar with changes in governmental requirements, shifting cultural landscapes and advancing technology specific to the company’s business.

A Brief History of AI


digital assistants for enterprise knowledge workers. T&C | Website Design by Chevaun. A Brief History of AI. Humans have been using machines to augment our capabilities for a long time, so it’s only natural that we’ve come to a point where we’re looking to replicate our cognitive processes in some of those machines. Here’s a brief history of artificial intelligence.

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Too Much Information or a Skills Gap

Tony Karrer

Wes also asks us to consider: current visual list of education applications from the website “All My Favs.” It's a big skills, knowledge, performance gap – see Work Skills Keeping Up. And I personally believe that it's a big mistake to Not Prepare Workers for Web 2.0. Wesley Fryer discusses How are you dealing with TMI? Too Much Information) (found via Stephen Downes ). Wesley points us to a post by Kevin Washburn “TMI! Information Overload and Learning.”

What is Learning in the Flow of Work? A New Perspective on Learning


Learning can be pushed to the knowledge worker automatically using artificial techniques based on the work tasks being performed. . Experienced employees have the advantage of reviewing their skills and figure if their knowledge needs to be refreshed.

Knowledge Economy: How to Sell Knowledge Online


Scientia Potentia Est. Knowledge is power. Automation, artificial intelligence, and the internet have accelerated our civilization towards a knowledge economy. How to Sell Knowledge Online. The Knowledge Economy. – What is Knowledge? The Knowledge Economy.

Google Glass for eLearning and Mobile Learning


With a wide range of useful features, Google Glass has the potential to change the way we learn and train knowledge workers or students in academic settings. These Days Google Glass as Become an Important Device in eLearning and Mobile Learning Platforms.

Top 100 eLearning Items

Tony Karrer

Mathemagenic " PhD conclusions in a thousand words: blogging practices of knowledge workers Web 2.0 Using eLearning Learning , I thought it would be interesting to go look what it thinks are some of the top items of all time. Learning 2.0 - The Things How we read online. -

How to Set Up a Successful Online Learning Business


A successful online learning business can provide people with unlimited learning opportunities to expand their knowledge. As a business, you want to make your website as attractive and as professional as possible because the same website will be used to market your services.

How to Add Depth to Micro-Ideas

Vignettes Learning

In the words of Dr. Minimol Anil Job and Dr. Habil Slade Ogalo in the article "Micro-Learning As Innovative Process of Knowledge Strategy," published in the International Journal of Scientific & Technology Research , "Current technological, economic and social changes trigger the need for new concepts and strategies to support lifelong learning. Knowledge needs to be created on the fly and skills relevant to the task need to be acquired.

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How to Select Online Manufacturing Training That’s Right for Your Company

Convergence Training

Go to a website, pay on a a pay-per-view or subscription basis, and get access to a single course, a collection or courses, or a series/library of courses. An elearning course has the same content that you’d see in a course streaming from a website.

Data on Big Data

Marcia Conner

Individuals and organizations launch 571 new websites a minute. Demand for the services of these workers will grow as organizations continue to seek ways to improve efficiency and control costs. Despite high unemployment rates, a lack of skilled workers means many vacancies remain unfilled. Despite its heft, this is a fairly conservative number and reflects the loss of 25% of the knowledge worker’s day to the problem.

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Webinar - Skills - Social Media - Best of eLearning Learning - July 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

LinkedIn Guide for Knowledge Workers - eLearning Technology , July 6, 2009 How to use LinkedIn more effectively as part of your knowledge work. world, where learning and performance solutions take on a wider variety of forms and where churn happens at a much more rapid pace, what new skills and knowledge are required for learning professionals?”. Personal in Personal Knowledge Management - eLearning Technology , July 22, 2009. Best of eLearning Learning.

Top 125 Workplace eLearning Posts of 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

LinkedIn Guide for Knowledge Workers - eLearning Technology , July 6, 2009. How to Embed Almost Anything in your Website , January 6, 2009. It’s always fun at this time of the year to look back at what’s happened in the world of eLearning. And I’m having a good time on this post as I’m seeing some really great stuff that I hadn’t seen before. This also contributed to the Hot Topics and eLearning Trends for 2009.

Social Grid Follow-up

Tony Karrer

The crux of the talk was: Why being able to tap into the social grid is important for concept workers. Leveraging Networks is Key Skill and the most important Knowledge Worker Skill Gap. Tools and Methods for Networks and Communities - Discusses specific tools and methods for using Networks and Communities as part of Knowledge Work. Last week I did a webinar with Mark Sylvester of Intronetworks - Tapping the Social Grid. There's a recording available here.

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Multi-Generational Learning in the Workplace

Janet Clarey

The “younger” generation does not have a high level of use of collaborative knowledge creation tools (“2.0”) and don’t adopt radically different patterns of knowledge creation and sharing. My arguments primarily revolve around the knowledge worker - those who work with information. Neomillennial Learning Styles: From Websites to Distributed-Learning Communities. Higher Education, Blended Learning and the Generations: Knowledge is Power – No More.

Personalizing Web Access " WebTools For Learners

Web Tools for Learners

I think knowing how to set up and manipulate our tools is essential to any skilled artisan, knowledge workers included. Website. WebTools For Learners. Using the web for communication, education, and business! About. Joan Vinall-Cox’s E-Portfolio. Personalizing Web Access. Sometimes a bunch of experiences mash together and inspiration results.

Listen: Upwork’s Zoe Harte makes the case for freelancers as core part of talent development strategy

CLO Magazine

“There’s no gold watch for anybody anymore,” says Zoe Harte , senior vice president of HR and talent innovation for Upwork, a Silicon Valley-based technology company that matches companies and freelance workers. It’s a freelancing platform that connects businesses with freelance workers, formerly called Elance-oDesk. We’ve got over 57 million people freelancing in the US, that’s about a third of the workers.

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SMBs and Social Learning Technologies

Janet Clarey

Reviewed: Social networking services (corporate learning applications): To identify experts on a topic – most “knowledge” exists in the heads of employees; To reduce the time to find connections and answers to questions; extend relationships beyond traditional classroom instruction and e-learning courses. Document and share: learners should be actively creating rather than consuming knowledge. For knowledge management. information/knowledge workers.