Category Archives: Pick of the Month

Not to be missed resources from May 2013

Here’s my pick of the resources from May 2013 – and this month it is quite an eclectic bunch!  I’ve listed them in chronological order, and once again, I’ve provided a short quote to give a flavour of the article where I’ve not embedded the resource itself.  You can find others in my 2013 Reading […]

My favourite blog posts from April 2013

At the end of every month I review the blog posts and articles that I read during the month, and identify those that I have particularly enjoyed – for me this is a key part of curation. So here are 8 blog posts that I particularly enjoyed in April. If there is a theme to my selection […]

Pick of the Month: November 2012

One of the big themes last month has been about change in the workplace learning profession, and in fact the direction that L&D might take in the future. Here are some of my favourite posts on this topic from November, taken from Jane’s Pick of the Day where I collate the resources from my daily […]

Pick of the month: October 2012


Today I am in Toronto, Canada where I am speaking at the CSTD conference tomorrow.  So this roundup of my favourite articles from last month is shorter than usual – just the links, no commentary, but the quotes should give you a taste of why I enjoyed the articles. 1 – Defining social learning – Marcia Conner, […]

Pick of the Month: September 2012

Leaves in Fall Color on Ground

With the release of the Top 100 Tools for Learning 2012 on 1 October, my Pick of the Month for September is coming a little later than normal. So this time I am simply going to list my 5 favourites articles from last month, once again with some “soundbites”.  If you’d like to see what […]

Pick of the Month: August 2012


August is typically a quiet month, but there have been plenty of good blog posts and articles around.  Here is my pick of the month’s reading – together with a snippet from each one which shows you why it caught my eye. Once again I’ve spotted a number of themes. (Would you like an (almost) daily […]

Pick of the Month: July 2012


July was chock full of great articles and blog posts so here are just some of the articles that I bookmarked –  together with a snippet from each which showed you why they caught my eye. The month was dominated for me by the continuing need for change both in education and in the workplace. […]

Pick of the Month: June 2012 – Informal learning, Yammer, collab platforms, change, and keep learning


June is now over – and for us here in the UK it’s been one of the wettest Junes since records began! But fortunately there’s been plenty of good stuff to read on the Web. Here’s my round-up of my favourite articles/blog posts of the month under 5 key themes. (You can find more of […]

Pick of the Month: May 2012


Here is my pick of the resources that I shared on Twitter and in my Pick of the Day in May.  Note, for easy reference, ALL the links in my daily Picks  are collated monthly on my 2012 Reading List. 1 – Jane Bozarth started the month with some wise advice, as usual, in her Learning Solutions Magazine, Nuts […]

Pick of the Month: April 2012

Here is my pick of the resources that I shared on Twitter and in my Pick of the Day in April.  Note, for easy reference, all the resources in my daily Picks  are collated monthly on my 2012 Reading List. 1 – Social networking in online education: It is time to revisit the pedagogy – Sachin Dua, 25 April […]