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Prior skills and knowledge and the L&D, VET intersection

Continuing on from my last post and in response to a question from one of the Linkedin Groups I am involved with, I want to look at how the knowledge, skills and experience that a person brings to a role are incorporated in this model.   773 more words

Competency Based Training

Send your love to move me

I am wandering around in my own thoughts and lyrics of certain songs. Wandering around in my own feelings. Searching for that sparkle that keeps me going. 694 more words


"Technology" does not have a multitasking problem. Multitasking has a multitasking problem.

Any tool is a weapon — if you hold it right. Ani DiFranco

The problem with our always-on digital world is that everyone is trying to multitask.

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Social Learning

Networks of Influence: Borderless organizations and Southeast Asian kingdoms

This is what I love about writing in this space!

It allows me to make sense of seemingly unrelated ideas that suddenly burst through, like a… 510 more words

Social Learning

Using new technologies to support reflection on informal learning

The process of reflection is a well-researched area with many existing models (see Boud, Keogh, & Walker, 1985; Brookfield, 1998; Dewey, 1933; Gibbs, 1998; Johns, 1995; Schön, 1983; Wertheimer, 1945). 1,520 more words

#LTHEchat No 12 "Revealing and celebrating learning beyond education" with Frances Bell @francesbell

Dear colleagues,

This week we have the pleasure to have with us Frances Bell (@francesbell) an experienced retired lecturer and scholar who will be leading the #LTHEchat on  176 more words


Revealing and celebrating learning beyond education

Note: this blog post is written to accompany a Twitter chat 8-9p.m. GMT, Wednesday 11 February 2015, follow #LTHEchat

Figure 1 What am I thinking? Dave Young… 304 more words