Category Archives: Articles

March 2011 in Review

Now that April Fools Day is over, here’s my March review. In terms of my professional reading, I added around 25 articles to my 2011 Reading List, but here are 3 that I’ve marked as must-reads. “I’m not an idiot” – a letter from an agonized adult learner, Geeta Bose, IDiot, 9 March 2010  This […]

February 2011 in Review

In Nelson Mandela Square, Johannesburg and at the Black Rhino Reserve February was a good month for me.  I’ve just returned from a week working with a client in South Africa followed by a weekend on a game reserve.  It was both a fabulous personal and professional experience.  If you haven’t seen the pictures I […]

January 2010 News

Here is this month's round up of tools and resources added to my website: Tools added to the Learning Tools Directory in January 2010 Resources added to my Reading Lists in January 2010 UPDATE Following Allison's suggestion (see comments below) I have created a word cloud (using Wordle) of January's Reading list.  Even on the […]

10 Tools for (20)10

I have just completed a short article for the November edition of e.learning age magazine. e.learning age is the UK’s number one media resource for the e-learning community.  The magazine is the only one if its kind for anyone involved in the e-learning industry – from board directors responsible for skilling the workforce, to training […]

6 ways to make Web 2.0 work

Over past two years, McKinsey has studied more than 50 early adopters of Web 2.0 who are using technologies such as blogs, wikis, information tagging, prediction markets, and social networks. From this they have drawn six insights on how companies can best use these technologies. The transformation to a bottom-up culture needs help from the […]