Social Media: How to Train Your Employees

Posted by & filed under Crexia.

Back in February, my colleague wrote an interesting post on Avoiding a Social Media Skills Crisis, which was a discussion held at an event during the Social Media Week. This subject is becoming increasingly important as more companies are trying to get their employees up to speed with use of Social Media in all aspects… Read more »

Social Learning Conference 2012: Review

Posted by & filed under Crexia.

This is a guest post by Martin Couzins, Content, Communication and Engagement specialist and owner of itsdevelopmental. Martin was a track leader at #SLCONF 2012. The moderator of the Social Learning conference 2012, Jon Ingham, summed up the event by saying that there was a great energy and commitment from delegates to making social learning… Read more »

Nick Shackleton-Jones on Social Learning

Posted by & filed under Crexia.

Nick Shackleton-Jones, Group Head of e-learning at BP, shared his learning from his time at the BBC and revealed some of his thinking around the development of a new learning hub at BP. He highlighted two key issues that L&D professionals need to consider when developing social learning. These are: Build it and they won’t… Read more »

Social Learning: Technology, Content & Culture

Posted by & filed under Crexia.

Terry Jones, Head of L&D at BT Openreach provided his summary of the Social Learning Conference in this short interview. He said that the three steps to implementing an effective social learning strategy were: The right technology Great content – to make it engaging and fun The right culture Jones also said that the shift… Read more »