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Organizing a Growing Organism | Peer to Peer Review

Organizing a Growing Organism | Peer to Peer Review | Learning Organizations | Scoop.it
Jamie LaRue, an erstwhile public librarian (recently turned consultant) in Colorado who has done some cool things (such as negotiating directly with publishers for ebooks while refusing to pay crazy amounts for popular titles), has...
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"Librarians are really nice people. But sometimes, nice isn’t what’s needed. The issue isn’t that “we need to act more like businesses.” Ninety percent of businesses fail in the first year.

We need to act like successful enterprises. It’s not about public or private. It means we need to be clear about our goals, and manage ourselves to get there. That means, on occasion, inviting people out!"

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Organizational development, continuous learning, knowledge sharing, leadership ... applicable to the world of academic libraries.
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Follow This Topic for Regular Updates

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Just click on the green 'follow' button above.

 

Thank you to everyone for the suggestions and 'thank you's'. I appreciate your support! 

 


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Amparo Toral's comment, June 7, 2013 4:00 AM
Here comes my "thank you". Great content curation job, Susan!
Savyra Meyer's curator insight, May 22, 2014 10:10 AM

Always interested in distance education of any, any kind.

 

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Learning Styles, Mindsets, and Adaptive Strategies

Learning Styles, Mindsets, and Adaptive Strategies | Learning Organizations | Scoop.it
Do learning styles promote learning? Are they helpful for learners at the various stages/levels of their development of understanding in their subject areas? Should learners use learning styles psychometric tests to determine how they should view their study habits and how they approach studying? In this article, I argue that far from being helpful, the …

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Lessons for L&D: How we've forgotten the essentials

Lessons for L&D: How we've forgotten the essentials | Learning Organizations | Scoop.it

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What Is Organisational Culture?

What Is Organisational Culture? | Learning Organizations | Scoop.it
We asked some Culturevists. Here are a few of our responses...

"...to me culture is a force, a bit like the wind, that is made up by the
way people think and act, that influences the way people think and act.

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Preparing For Successful Organizational Culture Change

Preparing For Successful Organizational Culture Change | Learning Organizations | Scoop.it
If your current culture is preventing your employees from doing their best work, that culture needs to change. Here are 5 things to consider, before you get started.

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Do You Have What It Takes to Lead a Transformational Organization? - Huffington Post

Do You Have What It Takes to Lead a Transformational Organization? - Huffington Post | Learning Organizations | Scoop.it
Until you incorporate a transformational leadership style, it is unlikely your organization is transformational.

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8 Essential Tips for Organization Development

We provide here eight essential tips for organization development in detail, this tips can make easier development of organization.


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It's Time to Stop Pushing Learning

It's Time to Stop Pushing Learning | Learning Organizations | Scoop.it
Our research and consulting with leading corporations has convinced us that the smartest, highest performing, most successful organization in the current global idea-based economy are learning cult...

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Sue Walsh's curator insight, June 17, 6:33 PM

Nicely expressed!

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Why You Need Emotional Intelligence to Succeed

Why You Need Emotional Intelligence to Succeed | Learning Organizations | Scoop.it
Emotional intelligence is responsible for 58 percent of your performance, so what are you doing to improve yours?

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Pat Weber's curator insight, June 13, 8:38 AM

This puts both extrovert and introverts on an even scale.

Magverse711 Ltd's curator insight, June 16, 10:44 AM

Powerful!

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What is Stopping Successful Culture Change in Organisations? 6 top tips for Success

Six top tips for a successful change in your #business' culture http://t.co/ytq7rWVO8v #leadership

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The power of critical thinking: 3 concepts to expand your perspective

The power of critical thinking: 3 concepts to expand your perspective | Learning Organizations | Scoop.it

As internal communicators continue to lead strategic business roles in organizations, it’s increasingly important to master critical thinking skills, with new perspectives, objectives and understanding – beyond our communication roles. Richard Khleif shares his experiences, approach and practical tips to unpack this multi-layered topic.


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Quiz Yourself: Do You Lead with Emotional Intelligence?

Quiz Yourself: Do You Lead with Emotional Intelligence? | Learning Organizations | Scoop.it
Rate yourself on five key dimensions, and see how you compare with others.

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Dana K. Dwyer's curator insight, June 10, 11:15 AM

If you are not sure what emotional intelligence (EI) is, this might helpt.

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5 Presentation Design Trends for 2015

5 Presentation Design Trends for 2015 | Learning Organizations | Scoop.it
Presentation Design Tips | Similar to websites, presentation design trends change over time. Follow these 5 presentation design trends and wow your audience!

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Karen Dietz's curator insight, June 9, 7:45 PM

If you are looking for ways to update your PowerPoint presentations -- or any kind of collateral material that tells your story -- here is a post about the latest design trends.


These should get your wheels turning and keep you busy for awhile :)


Thanks to fellow curator Baiba Svenca for originally finding and sharing this piece.

bernieshoot's curator insight, June 10, 7:46 AM

#socialnetwork #blogging

Annie 's curator insight, June 11, 10:40 AM

Which style do you like to use?

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Be Ready! Millennials Are Calling the Shots in the eLearning Industry

Be Ready! Millennials Are Calling the Shots in the eLearning Industry | Learning Organizations | Scoop.it
Millennials: how well do you know them? What makes them tick? And why should you care?

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Everything Google

Everything Google | Learning Organizations | Scoop.it
It seems more and more schools are starting to integrate Google Classroom and Docs along with the full Google Drive Education Package. This page has developed into an organized...

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Thought Leadership in a Nutshell

Thought Leadership in a Nutshell | Learning Organizations | Scoop.it
What does it really mean to be a thought leader? Unfortunately, too many digital and social marketers have the false belief that they can simply write a few blog posts, send out a few tweets and incre

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How do you slice your Organizational Change?

How do you slice your Organizational Change? | Learning Organizations | Scoop.it
When implementing an agile transformation, do you start from the top or bottom of the organization? My experience has shown it is best to take a complete vertical slice of top, middle, and the bottom.

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Managing Change at Warp Speed

“The pace of business is getting faster and faster. More and more firms are turning to change management specialists... http://t.co/TMm3KrAJdG”;


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Ron McIntyre's curator insight, August 10, 12:24 PM

Excellent insights from Accenture and Pegasystems on Change. Are you able to handle the speed of the change around you? Time to accelerate.

Mark E. Deschaine, PhD's curator insight, August 10, 4:23 PM

Excellent insights from Accenture and Pegasystems on Change. Are you able to handle the speed of the change around you? Time to accelerate.

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The 10 Most Important Work Skills in 2020

The 10 Most Important Work Skills in 2020 | Learning Organizations | Scoop.it
A look at the 10 most important work skills for the future.

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Jean-Guy Frenette's curator insight, July 7, 8:35 AM

PDGLead

Lucia Red's curator insight, July 10, 7:18 AM

Very enlightening!

Jackie Simmonds's curator insight, August 17, 11:40 AM

It is so important that we prepare students for the workforce!!   These skills are cross-curricular. 

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Timeline app

Timeline app | Learning Organizations | Scoop.it
I came across this app whilst training some students on the use of iPad in primary. We were discussing the use of other apps in...

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I've used this as a tool to chart visually the projects I've been involved with over the last two years. Will be including it as part of my performance review packet.

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Maslow’s Hierarchy: Separating Fact From Fiction

Maslow’s Hierarchy: Separating Fact From Fiction | Learning Organizations | Scoop.it
Most L&D practitioners have a general familiarity with Maslow's hierarchy of needs. But Theo Winter wanted to dig deeper into the model to determine whether it truly has sufficient validity to still be considered useful in today’s business environment. 
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The role of assessment in teaching research methods: a literature review | The Higher Education Academy

In the UK, research methods courses are a staple diet of postgraduate social sciences programmes.

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What You Need to Know about Resistance to Change - Switch & Shift

What You Need to Know about Resistance to Change - Switch & Shift | Learning Organizations | Scoop.it
Overcoming resistance to culture change needs reimagined. Many change teams lament the existence of resistance when they should be using it to their advantage

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Building Emotional Competencies In Our Leadership

Building Emotional Competencies In Our Leadership | Learning Organizations | Scoop.it

Learn how leaders can build their emotional competencies in order to help bring out the best in those they lead.


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5 Ways Agile Can Help with Change Management

5 Ways Agile Can Help with Change Management | Learning Organizations | Scoop.it
There are many similarities between agile project management principles and #change management. Learn 5 ways that #Agile can hep your change effort succeed.

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30 Google Drive Tips You Can't Afford to Miss

30 Google Drive Tips You Can't Afford to Miss | Learning Organizations | Scoop.it
Google's online office suite and storage service has come a long way, becoming the tool of choice for many. Here's a list of tips and tricks to squeeze the best out of Drive.

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Sue Osborne's curator insight, May 21, 12:49 AM

Love my Google Drive. Always looking for more tips and tricks to use it more effectively!