Just read this great article by Marcia Conner and Steve LeBlanc for Fast Company, which is chock full of fabulous quotes. My favourites are
"To benefit from social learning, build a culture that makes learning
fun, productive and commonplace, a culture where learning is part of
"Social learning is not just the technology of social media, although
it makes use of it. It is not merely the ability to express yourself in
a group of opt-in friends. Social learning combines social media tools
with a shift in the corporate culture, a shift that encourages ongoing
knowledge transfer and connects people in ways that make learning a joy."
but particularly this one …
"Social learning thrives in a culture of service and wonder. It is
inspired by leaders, enabled by technology and ignited by opportunities
that have only recently unfolded."
An inspirational, must-read!