Category Archives: Social learning

Unlock your potential with Towards Maturity’s 2016-17 Learning Benchmark Report


Today, Towards Maturity released their 2016-17 Learning Benchmark Report: Unlocking Potential: Releasing the potential of the business and its people through learning.  I was honoured to be asked to write the Foreword to this year’s, and I am reproducing it here in order to provide a taster of what you will find in the full report and […]

Work Out Loud on Yammer – 7 day Challenge from Microsoft #WOL #WOLweek


International Working Out Loud Week is November 7–13, Microsoft suggests you set up a space for your team to work out loud on Yammer through the week.  Read more in their blog post here and take a look at their infographic below.

Is your organisation future ready? My pick of articles from September & October 2016


Due to a number of reasons, I didn’t do a monthly round-up of my favourite blog posts and articles in October, so this one covers both September and October. Here are 5 articles that reflect my own thinking and work. 1 – There’s a movement afoot for CLOs to step away from tactics and focus on culture, […]

Online Community Management (Social Workshop)


Next public online workshop runs: 14 NOVEMBER – 9 DECEMBER Setting up and running an online community takes time and effort. In this online workshop we look at how to support the planning, launch and running of an online community. Agenda This 4-week online workshop covers the following topics: Planning the community Launching the community […]

Why is Twitter no longer No 1 on the Top Tools for Learning list?


After 7 years at the top of the Top 100 Tools for Learning, this year Twitter fell back to No 3 place in 2016, and there’s been some talk why this is the case, so I thought I’d examine some of the reasons here. Anja thought it was because the mainstream had taken over my […]

The Top 200 Tools for Learning 2016 is announced


It was in 2007 that I compiled the first Top 100 Tools for Learning from the votes of learning professionals worldwide and have done so every year since then. This year to mark the 10th anniversary I have compiled the TOP 200 TOOLS FOR LEARNING 2016. The full list appears in the left-hand sidebar; follow the links to find […]

Jane’s Top 10 Tools for Learning 2016


On Friday 23rd September, voting closes in the 10th Annual Survey of Learning Tool  – so it’s not too late to vote! You can find out how to do so HERE – essentially it involves sharing your own Top 10 Tools for Learning – privately or publicly. Anyway, as we reach the final few days of voting in 2016, […]

Supporting Everyday Workplace Learning


Next public online workshop runs: 19 SEPTEMBER – 11 NOVEMBER 2016 This 8-week workshop introduces you to some of the key ways to promote and support personal and team learning in the workplace. It will help you understand how to work with managers to foster a culture of continuous learning as well help individuals take […]

Voting for Top Tools for Learning 2016 closing soon


Voting for the 2016 Top Tools for Learning – the 10th Annual Survey – closes  mid-day on Friday 23 September that’s in just over two weeks time! Click HERE to find out how to cast your vote The Top 200 Tools for Learning 2016 will be released on Monday 3 October

Social Learning: August Pick of the Posts


The focus of my August Pick of the Posts is social learning, and these posts all include some great graphics too. In It’s Not About “Doing” Social  Jane Bozarth (2 August) shows how Pokemon Go gets it right. “Here’s the thing: People talk about their work all the time. And they’ll find someone to talk to about it. They’ll […]