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#chat2lrn curated tweets: Why L&D needs business acumen

Here are our curated tweets from the Chat2lrn Twitter chat on business acumen. If the first … Read More...

Video of the week: Carol Dweck ‘Mindset – the new psychology of success’

The work of Carol Dweck is referenced in the book Bounce by Matthew Syed. Here she talks through the … Read More...

Using analogies and metaphors to enhance learning – #chat2lrn curated tweets

Here are our curated tweets from the Chat2lrn Twitter chat on using analogies and metaphors to … Read More...

Slidedeck of the week: Designing the good life: the ethics of user experience design

Thanks to @burrough for recommending this wonderful deck on user experience. What are we really … Read More...

Curated Posts

Learning collaboration from Tiki-Taka Soccer

Editor’s note: You don’t need to be a footballer to get a lot from this article – really interesting is how football coaches are experimenting with different approaches to a way of playing that hasn’t changed for a long time.

The neurochemistry of positive conversations

Editor’s note: A look at brain chemistry that offers an explanation as to why we remember negative feelings for longer than positive feelings.

A New Culture of Learning

Editor’s note: Douglas Thomas, co-author of The New Culture of Learning talks through the main concepts of the book – this is a compelling vision for corporate learning (with less attention on gaming maybe).

Christensen’s disruptive innovation after the Lepore critique

Editor’s note: Great analysis of the theory of disruptive innovation following its recent high profile critique by Jill Lepore.

The strength of the strongest ties in collaborative problem solving

Editor’s note: Bridging the literature on team performance and information networks by studying teams’ problem solving abilities as a function of both their within-team networks and their members’ extended networks.