Category Archives: Social learning

Modern Workplace Learning Magazine is launched

Modern Workplace Learning Magazine is a new online publication that focuses on helping L&D departments do things differently and do different things in order to provide an effective service for today’s workforce.  The articles will build a body of knowledge, experience and know-how for enabling and supporting learning in the modern workplace. We therefore invite workplace learning […]

Learning in the Modern Workplace is much MORE than courses and resources

Individuals learn in many ways for and at work; training or e-learning is only part of the picture as I show in the diagram below. Modern Professional Learning (as I call it) happens in many different ways – both inside and outside the organisation. It is partly organised by L&D, partly organised by a manager and […]

Empowering Employee-Led Learning (Online Workshop)

Public Workshop runs 30 January – 24 February 2017 [includes free place on Intro to MWL workshop 16 – 27 January 2017] There is a lot of talk about encouraging employees to become self-directed continuous learners, but how can you put this into practice in an organisation? This 4-week online workshop will consider how you […]

New #MWL Workshop series for 2017

To complement and support my new book, Learning in the Modern Workplace 2017 I am offering a new series of public online workshops for 2017. These workshop will help you consider not only how to modernise training and e-learning, but how to broaden your work to support manager-led learning as well as empower employee-led learning. Here […]

New Book: Learning in the Modern Workplace 2017

Now available to purchase Traditionally, the primary focus of a Learning & Development (L&D) Department has been on training people to do their jobs – either in the classroom or online – and making sure they do it. In other words, it’s been all about organising and managing learning for people. But as the world […]

What do the 24 #C2Xmas resources tell us about how to design modern content and learning experiences?

In my Countdown to Xmas, I offered a series of 24 daily posts in the form of a different learning resource.  So what do these 24 resources tell us about how to design content and learning experiences for the modern workplace? Here they are in one list – with my thoughts about what each one tells us […]

#C2Xmas Day 21 – How to make a wooden Christmas tree

Day 21 of the Countdown to Xmas continues here – a daily treat in the form of a learning resource Instructables provides a place to share what you make in the form of text and graphics guides . This one helps you build a woodern Christmas tree. HOW TO MAKE A WOODEN CHRISTMAS TREE