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Fly or flail

I feel like I’m on the other side of the door about to open onto the next step of my career; I can fly or flail. I intend to flap my arms like mad  

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Follow the leader who leads

I like to find nuggets of the real world in sports since as a former sportswriter I’m always intrigued at how people fail to see professional sports as a job and business. They see the games, but not the hard … Continue reading

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Sum it up with a graphic

Looking for a more unique way to promote yourself? Try an info graphic. I built this with Picktochart, which won’t come easily to many.., you can do the same thing with PPT

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Amplify, Socialize and Work Out Loud

The most popular posts in almost every community center around someone sharing their work. I’ve seen it time and time again; people post a job aid, or a solution to a problem and it is liked, shared and implemented by … Continue reading

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Do it again, without missteps

Over the past four posts, we’ve covered how to set up a social learning capability. My team and I built this at the large company where I work and now due to a re-organization and staff shakeup, I’m using these strategies … Continue reading

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Draw up success with a social learning playbook

I love the improvisational aspect of social learning.  I prefer to try stuff out on the fly; see how it feels, how it reacts, how people react to it and adjust on the go. I like the cliche “build the plane … Continue reading

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Social twist on a stand-up idea

One of the social learning pillars I’ve written about is integrating social learning into existing programs. The Marketplace is an instance where we took an instructor led activity and made it digital and social. In the classroom, the facilitator asks … Continue reading

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