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I hope you’re as excited about the forthcoming Learning at Work Week as I am. Its ‘connect’ theme presents a perfect opportunity to write about some of my favourite topics and my recent ventures into social learning and social media.
Connect and share: the value of social networks for learning
When I think of the words ‘connect’ and ‘learn’ I can’t help but also think of social media. Maybe it’s because lately I’ve been using a little bit more of Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and YouTube for learning purposes. I’ve also discovered a few new (at least to me) useful networking tools or features I’ll go into another time.
Some of you might be surprised or sceptical to the fact that a person can learn something useful from social media, but Continue reading