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Workplace Learning is about Performance

In a wonderful post sharing the work that she and her colleagues at Coca-Cola Amatil (Australia), Michelle Ockers outlines the changes that they have instituted to build a stronger bond between work and learning. 34 more words

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In the dark about "Learning Online?

Hello, pleased to meet you, I’m a “Digital Immigrant“… A child of the 60’s, primary and secondary schooled in the 70’s and 80’s…tertiary educated in the early 80’s, with nought a computer in sight, just a blank exercise book, a text book,  a blackboard, a pencil case, and the school/university library to get you through. 376 more words

Online Learning

An Overview of "Seven Principles for Cultivating Communities of Practice"

An Overview of the
Seven Principles for Cultivating Communities of Practice
By: E. Wenger, R. McDermott & W. M. Synder

Wenger, McDermott and Synder (2002) offered seven practical aspects to consider for maintaining and supporting the growth of voluntary communities of practice.   486 more words

So You Think You Can Write?

So you think you can write? I never thought the title would attract such a CACUSS (@cacusstweets) crowd! If someone told me that 50+ people would attend the session, I would have thought they were telling tales out of school. 259 more words


The Force is Strong among these Trainers

When I got a meeting request for February 18th with the subject line: “The Force Awakens,” I was intrigued.

My organization has never had a traditional training or learning and development department, but new training positions embedded within various operational teams had begun popping up across the organization. 575 more words