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Personal Knowledge Management

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Here is how to learn more about personal knowledge management, taking control of your professional development, and staying connected in the digital workplace.


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This resonates with me - big time!

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David Hain's curator insight, September 6, 2013 10:42 AM

Seek, sense, share - to a great extent why I love scoop.it!!

Denyse Drummond-Dunn's curator insight, September 7, 2013 3:06 AM

This is almost thinking done for you, or at least immensely simplified.

A really useful summary of why sharing is the only future we have and how to make it even more rewarding.

Stephen Dale's curator insight, September 7, 2013 7:58 AM

This is what the "Social Web" is all about - boundless opportunities to learn new things and find/engage with interesting people. However, PKM requires a couple of hidden ingredients: enthusiasm (to learn) and energy (to maintain momentum). #pkm

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The beauty of bugs revealed in detail

The beauty of bugs revealed in detail | Miscellaneous Topics | Scoop.it
The insects' portraits were captured by photographer Yudy Sauw, 33, at his home studio in Tangerang, Indonesia.
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And The Funniest Joke At This Year's Edinburgh Festival Is....

And The Funniest Joke At This Year's Edinburgh Festival Is.... | Miscellaneous Topics | Scoop.it
Comedian Tim Vine has won this year's Funniest Joke of the Edinburgh Fringe Award.

His one-liner "I’ve decided to sell my hoover... well, it was just collecting dust" - from his stand-up show 'Timtiminee Timtiminee Tim Tim To You' ...
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The Stupidity Index-- Power of Stupid, Idiocy, Lunacy, Folly... Stupidity-Based Theory of Organization and Management

The Stupidity Index-- Power of Stupid, Idiocy, Lunacy, Folly... Stupidity-Based Theory of Organization and Management | Miscellaneous Topics | Scoop.it
Stupidity: Problems with stupidity is that nobody has a really good definition of what it is. In fact, geniuses are often considered stupid by a stupid majority (though nobody has a good definition of genius, either)...
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Met Police Give You Another Reason Not To Watch Islamic State Beheading Video

Met Police Give You Another Reason Not To Watch Islamic State Beheading Video | Miscellaneous Topics | Scoop.it
The Metropolitan Police have issued an extraordinary warning today that anyone viewing or sharing a graphic video of the beheading of a US journalist may be liable for arrest.

In a statement issued Wednesday afternoon, Scotland Yard said they were...
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Putting Eternal Salvation in the Hands of 19-Year-Old Missionaries

Putting Eternal Salvation in the Hands of 19-Year-Old Missionaries | Miscellaneous Topics | Scoop.it
When young Mormons are sent around the world to attract new adherents to the Church, sometimes they end up questioning their own faith.
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Tesco store swaps vegetables for booze ahead of Reading Festival - Telegraph

Tesco store swaps vegetables for booze ahead of Reading Festival - Telegraph | Miscellaneous Topics | Scoop.it
A Tesco store located near Reading Festival expects it to be "busier than Christmas" as 90,000 music fans arrive in town
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Toothless Pterosaurs Ruled Upper Cretaceous Skies, Says Paleontologist | Paleontology | Sci-News.com

Toothless Pterosaurs Ruled Upper Cretaceous Skies, Says Paleontologist | Paleontology | Sci-News.com | Miscellaneous Topics | Scoop.it
Toothless flying reptiles from the pterosaur family Azhdarchidae dominated the skies during the Upper Cretaceous, between 100 and 60 million years ago.
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We've become a promotional culture-RetailMeNot's Bodge

RetailMeNot's Senior Editor Trae Bodge retailers have had to adapt to new consumer expectations about promotions- and will suffer if they don't use the right strategies. Bobbi Rebell reports.
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Monumental: Mashable's New Pop Culture Debate

Monumental: Mashable's New Pop Culture Debate | Miscellaneous Topics | Scoop.it
The first episode of our new show, 'Monumental,' has panelists duking it out over which viral videos are the best of all time.
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Here’s the damning letter Robin Williams wrote to his Mrs Doubtfire co-star's principal after they expelled her

Here’s the damning letter Robin Williams wrote to his Mrs Doubtfire co-star's principal after they expelled her | Miscellaneous Topics | Scoop.it
If there's one aspect to Robin Williams's personality that has come up time and time again in the floods of tributes that have poured in for him since his death, it is his bigheartedness.
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US attorney general vows swift investigation into Michael Brown killing

US attorney general vows swift investigation into Michael Brown killing | Miscellaneous Topics | Scoop.it
Eric Holder leads federal response as he arrives in Ferguson amid controversy over St Louis County prosecutor
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The 5 Most Important LinkedIn Features You Aren't Using Correctly

The 5 Most Important LinkedIn Features You Aren't Using Correctly | Miscellaneous Topics | Scoop.it
Over the past decade, LinkedIn has been transformed into a complete career management resource. Our mindset about how to use LinkedIn, however, has not evolved as quickly as the product. If you haven’t changed your approach to LinkedIn, you’re missing out on some of the biggest benefits. Here are five elements of LinkedIn that most executives I know are not using correctly – or aren’t using at all - along with suggestions for maximizing them.
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Empowering Innovation

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How people are creating, collaborating and innovating to solve workplace challenges.
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These Men Believe They Know What Happened To Missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370

These Men Believe They Know What Happened To Missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 | Miscellaneous Topics | Scoop.it
Passengers aboard doomed Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 died of oxygen starvation before the pilot deliberately ditched the plane in the Indian Ocean.

This the joint theory of veteran commercial pilot Ewan Wilson and investigative journalist Geof...
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10 Curious Anomalies Of Political Geography - Listverse

10 Curious Anomalies Of Political Geography - Listverse | Miscellaneous Topics | Scoop.it
The human habit of cutting up land into parcels labeled "theirs" and "ours" has resulted in some pretty weird configurations. The political and social cons
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These Men Believe They Know What Happened To Missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370

These Men Believe They Know What Happened To Missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 | Miscellaneous Topics | Scoop.it
Passengers aboard doomed Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 died of oxygen starvation before the pilot deliberately ditched the plane in the Indian Ocean.

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Co-founder of ice bucket challenge drowns

Co-founder of ice bucket challenge drowns | Miscellaneous Topics | Scoop.it
COREY Griffin, 27, helped launch worldwide craze and had just helped raise £60,000 when he suffered accident
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Are Rabbits Pets or Meat?

Are Rabbits Pets or Meat? | Miscellaneous Topics | Scoop.it
Some people are incensed that Whole Foods is selling rabbit meat, and the debate they're caught up in reveals the contradictions in how we relate to different creatures in different ways. 
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Richard Dawkins: 'immoral' to allow Down's syndrome babies to be born - Telegraph

Richard Dawkins: 'immoral' to allow Down's syndrome babies to be born - Telegraph | Miscellaneous Topics | Scoop.it
Atheist champion Richard Dawkins prompts fury with claim that it is 'immoral' not to abort babies with Down’s syndrome
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New Study Highlights Importance of Oceans for Exoplanet Habitability | Space Exploration | Sci-News.com

New Study Highlights Importance of Oceans for Exoplanet Habitability | Space Exploration | Sci-News.com | Miscellaneous Topics | Scoop.it
Oceans are crucial for supporting Earth-like life on extrasolar planets, according to a study published in the journal Astrobiology.
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Possible Ebola patient in isolation at California hospital

A patient who may have been exposed to the Ebola virus is in isolation at the Kaiser Permanente South Sacramento Medical Center. Linda So reports.
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Uber Hires Top Obama Advisor David Plouffe to Fight 'Taxi Cartel'

Uber Hires Top Obama Advisor David Plouffe to Fight 'Taxi Cartel' | Miscellaneous Topics | Scoop.it
Uber just picked up a high-profile political figure to help steer its strategy. Uber announced Tuesday that it has hired David Plouffe, a former top advisor to President Obama, ...
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California students arrested over plot to massacre staff and classmates at Pasadena high school

California students arrested over plot to massacre staff and classmates at Pasadena high school | Miscellaneous Topics | Scoop.it
Two California schoolboys have been arrested for plotting to murder staff and classmates in a mass shooting at their high school in Pasadena, near Los Angeles.
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British Isis militant in James Foley video 'guards foreign hostages in Syria'

British Isis militant in James Foley video 'guards foreign hostages in Syria' | Miscellaneous Topics | Scoop.it
Exclusive: Former hostage says 'John' is one of three British Islamic State jihadists who guard western captives in Raqqa
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Did This Smart Business Deal Just End The South's Overdependence On Coal?

Did This Smart Business Deal Just End The South's Overdependence On Coal? | Miscellaneous Topics | Scoop.it
Mississippi and Alabama have long prided themselves on being anti-Washington, D.C. and pro-coal. At least, that was the case until earlier this month, when utilities there—led not by local politicians, but by their business leaders—pulled a few plugs on coal-fired electricity. The news, which should help both the environment and ratepayers, [...]
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