Category Archives: Social learning

How to use your ESN for Workplace Learning (Online Workshop)


This 5 week online workshop starts Monday 29 September It will consider practical ways to harness the power and the potential of your ESN for a range of social workplace learning activities, as follows: Using your ESN for classroom training Using your ESN for learning communities and social online workshops Using your ESN for learning flows, […]

Sir Tim Berners Lee to be awarded the Honorary Freedom of the City of London #worldwidethanks


Today, Sir Tim Berners-Lee, inventor of the World Wide Web, will be awarded the Honorary Freedom of the City of London at Guildhall today in recognition of his outstanding achievements in computer science and technology. I was very honoured to have been invited to attend this ceremony, and devastated not to be able to go […]

Enabling and supporting workplace learning on your Enterprise Social Network

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Next public online workshop takes place 29 September – 31 October 2014 Many organisations have now adopted an Enterprise Social Network like Yammer, Jive, Socialcast of Chatter to underpin collaborative working int he organisation. However, the ESN also offers a big new opportunity for L&D, because by integrating their own learning initiatives in the very […]

Moving Beyond E-Learning: The new mindset for Learning in the Modern Workplace


Learning has long been defined as “knowledge and skills acquired through studying or being taught”. However, as learning animals we can’t help but learn! As children we learned instinctively from our parents and from our friends, and in the workplace we now learn from our work colleagues. In fact we learn everyday from everything we […]