Transcript 2 June 2011 (early)

04:30:54 pm lrnchat: Welcome everyone to #lrnchat. How have you been?
04:31:34 pm lrnchat: Rules for #lrnchat: 1. Introduce yourself. Location? Focus? Fave topics? What brings you here tonight?
04:31:54 pm megbertapelle: @lrnchat good, other than virus/malware attacks😉 back to full strength I think today… crossing fingers😉 #lrnchat
04:32:00 pm megbertapelle: RT @lrnchat: Rules for #lrnchat: 1. Introduce yourself. Location? Focus? Fave topics? What brings you here tonight? #lrnchat
04:32:18 pm lrnchat: Rule2. [try to] stay on the #lrnchat topic. A new question will be asked every 15 min or so. If you can, include Q# in related responses.
04:32:45 pm megbertapelle: Meg Bertapelle, Instructional Designer @ Intuitive Surgical – am a disorganized mess, so this is a good topic for me today😉 #lrnchat
04:33:03 pm vmc_teachers: Hey #lrnchat! Been extremely busy, but all’s good!🙂
04:33:07 pm StephanieDaul: Stephanie Daul, Learning Development Consultant, Chicago, Fav Topic – Social Media and new technologies #lrnchat
04:33:09 pm megbertapelle: RT @lrnchat: Rule2. [try to] stay on #lrnchat topic. A new question asked every 15 min or so. If u can, include Q# in responses. #lrnchat
04:33:10 pm DennisCMarsh: 1. Dennis; tired but happy canoer for nepalese charity, Meriden UK, missed the last few #lrnchat glad to be back again
04:33:15 pm rebeccalcorn: Rebecca Alcorn-Corp Trainer at a CU in #Knoxville. Looking forward to hearing a little about project mgmt. #lrnchat
04:33:22 pm megbertapelle: ditto😉 RT @vmc_teachers: Hey #lrnchat! Been extremely busy, but alls good!🙂 #lrnchat
04:33:23 pm lrnchat: Rule3. When writing, complete thoughts help followers outside chat learn from you. #lrnchat
04:33:26 pm StephanieDaul: RT @lrnchat: Rules for #lrnchat: 1. Introduce yourself. Location? Focus? Fave topics? What brings you here tonight?
04:33:37 pm JeffreyFurtado: Jeffrey Furtado, Project Manager, #edCetraTraining, E-learning Co, Toronto #lrnchat
04:33:41 pm megbertapelle: RT @lrnchat: Rule3. When writing, complete thoughts help followers outside chat learn from you. #lrnchat
04:33:55 pm vmc_teachers: @megbertapelle🙂 #lrnchat
04:34:16 pm Quinnovator: it’s #lrnchat time, get ready for the memestream. duck or join in!
04:34:17 pm sparkandco: Holly MacDonald from Far Left coast of Canada, independent instructional designer/learning consultant. Lots of projects on the go. #lrnchat
04:34:19 pm megbertapelle: ooh an expert!🙂 RT @JeffreyFurtado: Jeffrey Furtado, Project Manager, #edCetraTraining, E-learning Co, Toronto #lrnchat
04:34:23 pm lrnchat: Rule4. Remember to include #lrnchat in all posts. http://tweetchat.com http://tweetgrid.com & http://twubs.com work well.
04:34:37 pm sparkandco: RT @megbertapelle: ooh an expert!🙂 RT @JeffreyFurtado: Jeffrey Furtado, Project Manager, #edCetraTraining, E-learning Co, Toronto #lrnchat
04:34:37 pm jpapakalos: Jenna Papakalos, Online Marketing Manager, Interactyx, Orlando, FL. I just love #lrnchat
04:34:44 pm j_boucher: Hi #lrnchat! Jess Boucher, project manager in NH. I learned that I got accepted into a MEd for instructional design!
04:34:56 pm Quinnovator: Clark Quinn, learning experience design strategist, author/speaker/consultant, genial malcontent, Walnut Creek CA #lrnchat
04:35:07 pm sparkandco: Also, hockey fan, totally distracted by Stanley Cup (go #canucks) #lrnchat
04:35:09 pm bschlenker: Good morning #lrnchat! Qintro) Brent Schlenker – PhxAZ – All things Learning! – #mlearncon #devlearn #elearning and good times! #lrnchat
04:35:12 pm rdrussell: #lrnchat Richard Russell, Partner Programs Manager, Interactyx – TOPYX social learning platform. Looking forward to today’s chat!
04:35:17 pm megbertapelle: RT @lrnchat: Rule4. Pls include #lrnchat in all posts. http://tweetchat.com http://tweetgrid.com & http://twubs.com work well. #lrnchat
04:35:18 pm vmc_teachers: Oh, by the way, I’m Vanessa Massera @__vm, tweeting for VMC teachers. #Music teacher & student and #culture lover from Montréal QC! #lrnchat
04:35:25 pm AndreaMay1: Andrea May – VP of Instructional Design Services @dashethomson in Minneapolis Fav topics – science of learning and new ideas #lrnchat
04:35:26 pm 5StarDeveloper: Hi Everyone, I”m Nicole Gagliardi, Senior Mulitmedia Developer at Five Star Development in Pittsburgh, PA #lrnchat
04:35:30 pm lrnchat: Rule5. Periodically RT questions so those outside #lrnchat know what you’re talking about & so they can chime in too.
04:35:45 pm 2GFred: Good morning all! Fred Stevens, Bus Perfomance Consultant & Personal Growth Coach. Always learning, sharing, growing. #lrnchat
04:35:58 pm DennisCMarsh: lol genial malcontent! RT @Quinnovator: Clark Quinn, learning experience design strategist, author/speaker/consultant #lrnchat
04:36:10 pm Quinnovator: welcome to new and returning #lrnchat participants!
04:36:16 pm lrnchat: Rule6. On #lrnchat we aim to play nice. Sarcasm & irony welcome though. Really. Seriously. #bringiton
04:36:28 pm wls1961: Wanda Simpson, Educational Technology Coordinator, Morgantown, WV #lrnchat
04:36:32 pm megbertapelle: ooh another expert! & congrats! RT @j_boucher: Hi #lrnchat! Jess Boucher, project manager in NH. got accepted in MEd for ID! #lrnchat
04:36:35 pm olliegardener: Ollie Gardener. L&D specialist gone entrepreneurial. Recently launched #noddlepod 1.0. Currently being savaged by mosquitos:/ #lrnchat
04:36:37 pm rebeccalcorn: @j_boucher Congratulations! #lrnchat
04:36:38 pm megbertapelle: RT @lrnchat: Rule5. Periodically RT questions so those outside #lrnchat know what you’re talking about & so they can chime in too. #lrnchat
04:36:44 pm AndreaMay1: RT @j_boucher: #lrnchat Jess Boucher, project manager in NH. I learned that I got accepted into a MEd for instructional design! WAY TO GO
04:36:46 pm vmc_teachers: I feel so much like the last #lrnchat was just two days ago! WOW!
04:36:47 pm megbertapelle: RT @lrnchat: Rule6. On #lrnchat we aim to play nice. Sarcasm & irony welcome though. Really. Seriously. #bringiton #lrnchat
04:36:58 pm markmelia: Hello all! Mark Melia, E-learning analyst at Enovation Solns, Dublin, Ireland, Looking forward to #lrnchat
04:36:58 pm kavimenon_in: Hi Everyone! I am Kavita Menon, Instructional Designer and Knowledge Facilitator from Bangalore, India. #Lrnchat
04:37:00 pm rdrussell: Congrats! @j_boucher: Hi #lrnchat! Jess Boucher, project manager in NH. I learned that I got accepted into a MEd for instructional design!
04:37:10 pm AndreaMay1: RT @lrnchat: Rule5. Periodically RT questions so those outside #lrnchat know what you’re talking about & so they can chime in too.
04:37:20 pm lrnchat: Rule7. A few mins before the end of #lrnchat, reintroduce yourself. Links, requests & shameless plugs welcome, too.
04:37:28 pm 5StarDeveloper: I feel the same way. Can’t believe another week went by! RT @vmc_teachers: I feel so much like the last #lrnchat was just two days ago! WOW!
04:37:37 pm j_boucher: Thanks, everyone! I’m wicked excited (naturally). #lrnchat
04:37:53 pm 2GFred: RT @vmc_teachers: I feel so much like the last #lrnchat was just two days ago! WOW! #lrnchat
04:38:02 pm megbertapelle: RT @lrnchat: Rule7. A few mins before the end of #lrnchat, reintroduce yourself. Links, requests & shameless plugs welcome, too. #lrnchat
04:38:17 pm billcush: Woo Hoo! RT @quinnovator: welcome to new and returning #lrnchat participants!
04:38:21 pm lrnchat: Q0) We begin w/ a #lrnchat welcome: What have you learned today? If nothing fabulous, what have you learned this week?
04:38:32 pm megbertapelle: me too! insanity, plus my daughter turned 3! RT @5StarDeveloper: I feel the same way. Cant believe another week went by! … #lrnchat
04:38:36 pm Quinnovator: RT @lrnchat: Q0) We begin w/ a #lrnchat welcome: What have you learned today? If nothing fabulous, what have you learned this week?
04:38:37 pm kavimenon_in: RT @2GFred: RT @vmc_teachers: I feel so much like the last #lrnchat was just two days ago! WOW! I feel the same! #lrnchat
04:38:38 pm billcush: RT @lrnchat: Rules for #lrnchat: 1. Introduce yourself. Location? Focus? Fave topics? What brings you here tonight?
04:38:39 pm Quinnovator: q0) that folks in Oz are extremely helpful, friendly, fun, and smart #lrnchat
04:38:42 pm megbertapelle: RT @lrnchat: Q0) We begin w/ a #lrnchat welcome: What have you learned today? If nothing fabulous, what have you learned this week? #lrnchat
04:38:43 pm sparkandco: RT @lrnchat: Q0) We begin w/ a #lrnchat welcome: What have you learned today? If nothing fabulous, what have you learned this week?
04:38:44 pm j_boucher: RT @lrnchat: Q0) We begin w/ a #lrnchat welcome: What have you learned today? If nothing fabulous, what have you learned this week?
04:38:48 pm StephanieDaul: RT @j_boucher: Hi #lrnchat! I learned that I got accepted into a MEd for instructional design! <Congrats!>
04:39:01 pm stevenbrent: intro) Steven, content developer, creative type, poly-enthusiast #lrnchat
04:39:08 pm kavimenon_in: RT @lrnchat: Q0) We begin w/ a #lrnchat welcome: What have you learned today? If nothing fabulous, what have you learned this week?
04:39:10 pm vmc_teachers: @5starDeveloper @2GFred @kavimenon Thanks for the RTs guys🙂 #lrnchat
04:39:11 pm __vm: @5starDeveloper @2GFred @kavimenon Thanks for the RTs guys🙂 #lrnchat
04:39:18 pm rebeccalcorn: RT @lrnchat: Q0) We begin w/ a #lrnchat welcome: What have you learned today? If nothing fabulous, what have you learned this week? #lrnchat
04:39:32 pm megbertapelle: Q0) learned that viruses & malware are NOT good for productivity (or re-learned) & neither is reverting to old computer…😛 #lrnchat
04:39:34 pm markmelia: q0) I have learned all about sloodle – integration between #moodle and #secondlife today #lrnchat
04:39:37 pm vmc_teachers: RT @lrnchat: Q0) We begin w/ a #lrnchat welcome: What have you learned today? If nothing fabulous, what have you learned this week?
04:39:47 pm olliegardener: Evening everyone!! #lrnchat is officially opened. Join in or.. ehh.. no.. do join in! topic: project mng in learning #lrnchat
04:39:53 pm bschlenker: Q0) Just learned I need to run to the UPS store and pick up some print work. Back soon😉
#lrnchat
04:40:08 pm CarrieLuber: Carrie here – this is my first lrnchat
#lrnchat
04:40:16 pm megbertapelle: @stevenbrent I like “poly-enthusiast”, can I borrow that?😉 #lrnchat
04:40:18 pm DennisCMarsh: Q0) learned today that doing a post-pilot test review using six hats delivered real results #lrnchat
04:40:21 pm rdrussell: Q0 – I learned that I get much enjoyment learning from and networking with my clients. And the resources at ASTD run deep. #lrnchat
04:40:39 pm StephanieDaul: Q0) I learned I can count on my team when I really need them. Thanks! #lrnchat
04:40:47 pm CarrieLuber: Q0) learned the importance of giving clear instructions.
#lrnchat
04:40:55 pm olliegardener: RT @megbertapelle: @stevenbrent I like “poly-enthusiast”, can I borrow that?😉 +1 #lrnchat
04:40:56 pm j_boucher: Q0) I finished Scott Pilgrim on my iphone via comixology.com – their presentation of graphic novels is fantastic #lrnchat
04:40:59 pm kavimenon_in: Q0) I have learned that Hype is the flash alternative that apple has developed. Planning to learn it. #Lrnchat
04:41:02 pm 2GFred: I’ve learned that GTD principles work. Clear minded focus increases volume of production and reduces stress at the same time! #lrnchat
04:41:03 pm rebeccalcorn: Q0) I learned that I really do need to write nearly everything down… Is that a sign of age or too little brain space? #lrnchat
04:41:11 pm vmc_teachers: Q0 I learned that it takes just a little spark to make everything beautiful! #lrnchat
04:41:19 pm rebeccalcorn: Welcome! RT @CarrieLuber: Carrie here – this is my first lrnchat #lrnchat
04:41:25 pm megbertapelle: @CarrieLuber welcome!🙂 bit overwhelming @ first, but you get used to it😉 #lrnchat
04:41:37 pm billcush: Bill Cushard. Mountain View, CA. learnin’ people on software, sales, leadership…have switched to become morning #lrnchat ‘er
04:41:37 pm DennisCMarsh: what is GTD? RT @2GFred: I’ve learned that GTD principles work. #lrnchat Clear minded focus increases volum… (cont) http://deck.ly/~Y0oAm
04:41:41 pm ichrisbarnes: RT @stevenbrent: Please excuse any cryptic tweets for the next hour or so – I will be participating in #lrnchat🙂
04:41:44 pm kavimenon_in: RT @vmc_teachers: Q0 I learned that it takes just a little spark to make everything beautiful! Well said! #lrnchat
04:41:46 pm sparkandco: Q0) This week, I learned that I need to clean my desk more often, cluttered space = cluttered mind #lrnchat
04:41:49 pm rdrussell: @CarrieLuber welcome! #lrnchat
04:41:51 pm 5StarDeveloper: Q0) I learned you can never start testing your projects online too soon. We ran into crazy bugs this week in our online environment #lrnchat
04:42:06 pm vmc_teachers: @kavimenon_in Thanks! #lrnchat
04:42:12 pm DennisCMarsh: @sparkandco or busy desk=busy mind? #lrnchat
04:42:13 pm AndreaMay1: Q0) I learned that a lawn mower will shoot a small rubber superball a good 30 yards if run over #lrnchat (no one was in the flight path)
04:42:19 pm santanuvasant: RT @lrnchat: Q0) We begin w/ a #lrnchat welcome: What have you learned today? If nothing fabulous, what have you learned this week?
04:42:25 pm megbertapelle: me too – ugh! RT @rebeccalcorn: Q0) I really do need to write nearly everything down… sign of age or too little brain space? #lrnchat
04:42:35 pm OpenSesameNow: Kelly, Community Manager from the OpenSesame elearning marketplace, in Portland, OR. Excited for #lrnchat as always!
04:42:36 pm 2GFred: @DennisCMarsh Getting Things Done, by David Allen #lrnchat
04:42:52 pm vmc_teachers: haha fun to learn ;)RT @AndreaMay1: Q0) I learned that a lawn mower will shoot a small rubber superball a good 30 yards if run over #lrnchat
04:42:57 pm megbertapelle: agreed – helped me yesterday! RT @sparkandco: Q0) lrnd that I need to clean my desk more often, cluttered space = cluttered mind #lrnchat
04:42:59 pm ichrisbarnes: Chris Barnes, design strategist and principal at Emphatic Communications #lrnchat
04:43:00 pm StephanieDaul: RT @megbertapelle: @CarrieLuber welcome!🙂 bit overwhelming @ first, but you get used to it😉 #lrnchat
04:43:12 pm kavimenon_in: Q0) I learned that taking even taking the horse to the water can be difficult, leave alone making it drink! #lrnchat
04:43:12 pm CarrieLuber: Thanks for the welcome! @rebeccalcorn @megbertapelle #lrnchat
04:43:14 pm rebeccalcorn: @AndreaMay1 I’ve done that on a riding mower with golf balls. Scary, but fun! #lrnchat
04:43:17 pm megbertapelle: @2GFred @DennisCMarsh GTD is good stuff – just have to keep it up!😉 #lrnchat
04:43:25 pm AndreaMay1: @topyx Scared the heck out of me at the time! #lrnchat
04:43:29 pm billcush: RT @lrnchat: Q0) We begin w/ a #lrnchat welcome: What have you learned today? If nothing fabulous, what have you learned this week?
04:43:30 pm RobRobertson: Q0) learned that there is no point in IM’ing or emailing my team while #lrnchat is happening…they wont answer😉
04:43:37 pm C_More_Zebras: Q0) food pyramid to be replaced by a pie chart…er dinner plate. something about a pie chart and healthy doesnt seem to mix #lrnchat
04:44:10 pm megbertapelle: @OpenSesameNow ‘sup Kelly?🙂 sorry haven’t done any reviews yet, total slacker, I know😦 #lrnchat
04:44:18 pm kavimenon_in: Q0) Introducing anything new in a company of die-hard conservatives is an uphill task. You need to fight for every single thing. #lrnchat
04:44:19 pm danmortondesign: RT @lrnchat: Q0) We begin w/ a #lrnchat welcome: What have you learned today? If nothing fabulous, what have you learned this week?
04:44:26 pm olliegardener: Q0) I’ve learned that our rent will be quadrupled from 1st July.. time to leave Croatia! Thinking Spain next.. ideas? #lrnchat
04:44:31 pm DennisCMarsh: RT @RobRobertson: Q0) learned that there is no point in IM’ing or emailing my team while #lrnchat is happening…they wont answer😉
04:44:31 pm megbertapelle: RT @RobRobertson: Q0) lrnd that there is no point in IMing or emailing my team while #lrnchat is happening…they wont answer😉 #lrnchat
04:44:33 pm 2GFred: The world stops, right? RT @RobRobertson: Q0) learned that there is no point in IMing or emailing my team while #lrnchat happening #lrnchat
04:44:38 pm C_More_Zebras: @2Gfred #lrnchat David Allen’s book is fantastic.
04:44:41 pm santanuvasant: Q0) #lrnchat http://www.lightworksbeta.com/ – this is a free video editor used to edit the Kings Speech! Download it and try it out!
04:44:43 pm rdrussell: RT @AndreaMay1: Q0) I learned that a lawn mower will shoot a small rubber superball a good 30 yards #lrnchat – Teambuilding exercise? LOL
04:44:49 pm SShurson: Q0) #lrnchat I learned that sometimes Over Communication can still be under communication if the message gets lost in the shuffle.
04:44:50 pm Jade_Clay: @rdrussell Thanks for the insight Q0 ASTD. I’m considering attending CSTD’s conference in the Fall. Helpful to get your perspective #lrnchat
04:44:51 pm AndreaMay1: @rebeccalcorn LOL! #lrnchat
04:44:52 pm billcush: Nice! RT @sparkandco: Q0) This week, I learned that I need to clean my desk more often, cluttered space = cluttered mind #lrnchat
04:45:02 pm megbertapelle: @olliegardener oooh always wanted to go to Spain…🙂 #lrnchat
04:45:06 pm AmbroseAndrew: Hi! Andrew Ambrose, Learning Consultant, Kitchener Ontario! #lrnchat
04:45:15 pm C_More_Zebras: #lrnchat in addition to David’s book I recommend using omni’s focus. designed with GTD principles.
04:45:25 pm sparkandco: RT @lrnchat: Q1) How does your organization track and manage learning projects? #lrnchat
04:45:32 pm megbertapelle: @rdrussell @AndreaMay1 hahahahaha good grief!!! #lrnchat
04:45:46 pm 5StarDeveloper: @C_More_Zebras I saw that this morning! I like it. Here’s a link for others interested in the new food chart: http://bit.ly/kpoVAf #lrnchat
04:45:48 pm kavimenon_in: RT @lrnchat: Q1) How does your organization track and manage learning projects? #lrnchat
04:45:58 pm ichrisbarnes: Q0) Learned that I do still find twitter useful.
#lrnchat
04:46:16 pm 2GFred: RT @sparkandco: RT @lrnchat: Q1) How does your organization track and manage learning projects? #lrnchat
04:46:16 pm ipttoolkit: Eboni DuBose, grad stud at Boise State University Instructional and Performance Technology ONLINE , close to Augusta, Ga #lrnchat
04:46:17 pm Quinnovator: q1) by the seat of the pants #lrnchat
04:46:19 pm megbertapelle: true RT @SShurson: Q0) lrnd that Over Communication can still be under communication if the message gets lost in the shuffle. #lrnchat
04:46:27 pm AmbroseAndrew: I’ve found that using agile project management for big learning projects with lots of stakeholders amazing! http://bit.ly/mjtAlE #lrnchat
04:46:46 pm megbertapelle: RT @sparkandco: RT @lrnchat: Q1) How does your organization track and manage learning projects? #lrnchat
04:46:59 pm olliegardener: @megbertapelle could be good.. always wanted to learn Spanish. Passing Verona mind..my fav city. Might get “stuck”🙂 #lrnchat
04:47:08 pm DennisCMarsh: Q1) using our standardised alpha beta gold process and tools like Gannt chart, control charts, weekly communications,…#lrnchat
04:47:18 pm sparkandco: Q1) How do I PM? Like a octopus – I’ve got 8 arms and I’m using them all! #lrnchat
04:47:25 pm tonya_simmons: Q0) this week I learned to win battles with the boy using semantics- he says “no dinner” we say ok it’s snack #lrnchat
04:47:30 pm vmc_teachers: Q1 My organisation’s veeery flexible. I take part in various projects and I mainly go with the flow. The key is to always be alert! #lrnchat
04:47:36 pm LnDDave: Hi All. David Kelly, Training Director from NYC, taking a breather from moving and unpacking for a little #lrnchat.
04:47:36 pm wls1961: Q1) LMS #lrnchat
04:47:46 pm kavimenon_in: Q1) LMS and a social collaboration platform that is built on Jive #lrnchat
04:47:48 pm OpenSesameNow: We use agile project management, which we track in a software called version one – helps assign tasks, track progress. V. effective #lrnchat
04:47:51 pm megbertapelle: Q1) we each do it differently – not as an organization… then report progress via spreadsheet “dashboard” of big tasks in ea. proj #lrnchat
04:48:06 pm DennisCMarsh: Q1) failing to plan is planning to fail, so we plan a lot before the project even kicks-off #lrnchat
04:48:10 pm megbertapelle: nice! RT @tonya_simmons: Q0) learned to win battles with the boy using semantics- he says “no dinner” we say ok its snack #lrnchat
04:48:11 pm JeffreyFurtado: Q0) Learned that many do not know the difference between learner error and website error
#lrnchat
04:48:14 pm SShurson: Q1) #lrnchat I work an a small-ish organization and we don’t have a lot of learning projects for ourselves. We typically track skills.
04:48:16 pm kavimenon_in: Q1) For project management, we have an open source tool called Mingle #lrnchat
04:48:20 pm olliegardener: RT @sparkandco: Q1) How do I PM? Like a octopus – Ive got 8 arms and Im using them all! <- does yours get tangled?🙂 #lrnchat
04:48:43 pm AndreaMay1: Q1) We use wikis and a BaseCamp dashboard for the most part #lrnchat
04:48:46 pm sparkandco: RT @kavimenon_in: Q1) For project management, we have an open source tool called Mingle #lrnchat <will check that out
04:48:54 pm Logicearth: Q0) Ive learned that you can address poor behaviour by well planned direct action, #lrnchat
04:48:58 pm 2GFred: @LnDDave Good example of a well planned break! #lrnchat
04:49:01 pm megbertapelle: @olliegardener hehehehe stuck is sometimes a good thing😉 #lrnchat
04:49:03 pm stevenbrent: Q0) I learned that watching walled-garden vendors trying to ‘get’ social is awkward and embarrassing. #lrnchat
04:49:20 pm Quinnovator: q1) with deliverables, deadlines, and personal responsibility #lrnchat
04:49:31 pm 5StarDeveloper: Q1) Projects are broken down into phases, then tasks, then we use Standard Time for tracking time spent/left for tasks. #lrnchat
04:49:34 pm LnDDave: Q1) honestly? We track and measure however I suggest we track and measure based on my recommendations. #lrnchat
04:49:36 pm vmc_teachers: RT @Quinnovator: q1) with deliverables, deadlines, and personal responsibility #lrnchat
04:49:38 pm rdrussell: Q1) #lrnchat Getting the right stakeholders involved and clearly assigning work and follow-up. Not allowing scope creep without consensus.
04:50:01 pm JeffreyFurtado: Q1) Project Management website, MS Project, Meeting notes, risk reports, status reports. Setting expectations #lrnchat
04:50:06 pm sparkandco: Q1) in all seriousness, I work hard on the estimating and planning piece up front #lrnchat
04:50:16 pm ichrisbarnes: RT @Quinnovator: q1) with deliverables, deadlines, and personal responsibility — Yep…that’s the way! #lrnchat
04:50:22 pm RobRobertson: Q1) From a tools standpoint SharePoint is a core element in our PM efforts. #lrnchat
04:50:22 pm LnDDave: Q1) I post that last tweet as an example of what’s wrong with many orgs. Little would be tracked if I didn’t mention it. #lrnchat
04:50:26 pm AmbroseAndrew: Key to PMing learning projects is expectations, visibility, cimmitments and transparency with clients. SCRUMs work well… #lrnchat
04:50:27 pm Mrkeenan: TEDEd Calling for Submissions: http://bit.ly/lV6kpD Alright tweeps! Who’s into doing a collaborative video for TedED? #edchat #lrnchat #edu
04:50:32 pm megbertapelle: RT @Quinnovator: q1) with deliverables, deadlines, and personal responsibility #lrnchat
04:50:58 pm DennisCMarsh: v. true! RT @AmbroseAndrew: Key to PMing learning projects is expectations, visibility, cimmitments and transparency with clients. #lrnchat
04:51:02 pm olliegardener: We’ve taken a very agile approach to our dev. Had several sharp turns due to feedback and new ideas. Wouldnt want it any other way #lrnchat
04:51:03 pm AndreaMay1: RT @lnddave: Q1) honestly? We track and measure however I suggest based on my recommendations. #lrnchat It’s good to be King!
04:51:15 pm megbertapelle: RT @rdrussell: Q1) Get right stakeholders involved &clearly assigning work &follow-up. Not allowing scope creep w/out consensus. #lrnchat
04:51:28 pm stevenbrent: RT @kavimenon_in: Q0) Introducing anything new in a company of die-hard conservatives is an uphill task. You need to fight for every single thing. #lrnchat
04:51:38 pm santanuvasant: @lrnchat #lrnchat Q1) Good question, no idea – should use SharePoint I think to track and manage learning projects, with list?! Not sure.
04:51:44 pm __vm: Participating in the #lrnchat via @vmc_teachers if anyone cares to join!🙂 very interesting thread!
04:51:52 pm Logicearth: With a big whiteboard!! #lrnchat
04:51:54 pm juandoming: RT @LnDDave: @innovativesarah It goes back to the previous question: educating stakeholders. #lrnchat
04:52:03 pm tracy_parish: Same here. But we have to do more now as per FIPPA RT @LnDDave: Q1) honestly? We track and measure when suggested #lrnchat
04:52:07 pm megbertapelle: RT @olliegardener: taken v. agile approach to dev. Had sev. sharp turns due to feedback &new ideas. Wldnt want it any other way #lrnchat
04:52:09 pm tonya_simmons: RT @sparkandco: Q1) How do I PM? Like a octopus – I’ve got 8 arms and I’m using them all! << isn’t that just the def. of PM? #lrnchat
04:52:21 pm rdrussell: RT @logicearth: With a big whiteboard!! #lrnchat LOL – true that!
04:52:23 pm vmc_teachers: Great for new ideas! I like! RT @logicearth: With a big whiteboard!! #lrnchat
04:52:27 pm olliegardener: RT @Mrkeenan: TEDEd Calling for Submissions: http://bit.ly/lV6kpD Whos into doing a collaborative video 4 TedED? #edchat #edu #lrnchat
04:52:29 pm stevenbrent: Q0) Also, the @Wordnik API rocks! #lrnchat
04:52:34 pm megbertapelle: @Logicearth how big?😉 ever seen “Idea Paint” cool idea…😉 #lrnchat
04:52:51 pm LnDDave: @AndreaMay1 See the second post… less about “Yeah Me!” and more about the org needing to move forward. #lrnchat
04:52:59 pm vmc_teachers: RT @olliegardener: RT @Mrkeenan: TEDEd Calling for Submissions: http://bit.ly/lV6kpD Whos into doing a collaborative video 4 TedED? #edchat #edu #lrnchat
04:53:18 pm megbertapelle: RT @AndreaMay1: RT @lnddave: Q1) honestly? We track &meas. however I suggest based on my recommendations. Its good to be King! #lrnchat
04:53:26 pm huiwana: #lrnchat hi everyone.. Huiwan, ID Consultant for APAC, Chartis
04:53:33 pm stipton: Hello all, late joining! Can someone catch me up? #lrnchat
04:53:44 pm megbertapelle: RT @LnDDave: Q1) I post that last tweet as an example of whats wrong with many orgs. Little would be tracked if I didnt mention it. #lrnchat
04:54:00 pm chaosmarine: @megbertapelle That’s brilliant! #lrnchat
04:54:07 pm megbertapelle: RT @LnDDave: @AndreaMay1 See the second post… less about “Yeah Me!” and more about the org needing to move forward. #lrnchat
04:54:11 pm vmc_teachers: Welcome @stipton! Not so late, I’d say! Just up to Q1🙂 #lrnchat
04:54:13 pm olliegardener: @huiwana @stipton Welcome🙂 #lrnchat
04:54:18 pm bschlenker: #lrnchat (@ UPS Store) http://4sq.com/kVKWTT
04:54:28 pm rdrussell: RT @logicearth: With a big whiteboard!! #lrnchat Do you ever give teams different color markers and let them brainstorm/collaborate?
04:54:36 pm huiwana: #lrnchat Q1) tracking? I still use the good old table of who does what by when. Also, my thick skin to follow up constantly with people.
04:54:57 pm stipton: @vmc_teachers What’s the question? #lrnchat
04:55:02 pm kavimenon_in: @RobRobertson Sharepoint is increasingly being used for L&D. Jane Hart’s social community on yammer has an interesting thread #lrnchat
04:55:06 pm tonya_simmons: Q1) I’m not a PM for @Phasient, but I do work a lot of projects – & I use personal deadlines & lists (LOTS of lists) to keep track #lrnchat
04:55:07 pm OpenSesameNow: @stipton Topic: project management/tracking. So far, we’ve talked about octopi, all-powerful @lnddave, whiteboard & panic attacks #lrnchat
04:55:25 pm megbertapelle: RT @huiwana: Q1) tracking? still use good old table of who does what by when. Also, thick skin to follow up constantly with people. #lrnchat
04:55:27 pm lrnchat: Q2) How do you forecast resources and durations? #lrnchat
04:55:29 pm juandoming: Misadventures in Learning: Reflections on #lrnchat: The Archive | @scoopit http://bit.ly/kMCKtq #lrnchat #edchat #web20 #socialmedia
04:55:31 pm vmc_teachers: @stipton Q1) How does your organization track and manage learning projects? #lrnchat Follow @lrnchat!
04:55:41 pm JudithELS: Just dropping in to say Hi to all #lrnchat ers. Can’t join you today as I’m project management fire-fighting. Shame as I would enjoy it!
04:55:41 pm vmc_teachers: RT @lrnchat: Q2) How do you forecast resources and durations? #lrnchat
04:55:43 pm tracy_parish: Q1) just made a kick-ass Access DB to track external learning, because my LMS provider couldn’t get around to creating one for me #lrnchat
04:55:45 pm megbertapelle: RT @lrnchat: Q2) How do you forecast resources and durations? #lrnchat
04:55:45 pm olliegardener: q1) Keep it simple, know your priorities, one step at the time, all eight arms engaged. Can’t fail🙂 #lrnchat
04:56:06 pm stipton: .@OpenSesameNow is that the definition of PM? Look it up in the dictionary, there’s a picture of a giant octopus. #lrnchat
04:56:09 pm LnDDave: RT @lrnchat: Q2) How do you forecast resources and durations? #lrnchat
04:56:10 pm sparkandco: RT @OpenSesameNow: @stipton Topic: proj mgmt/tracking. So far: ctopi, all-powerful @lnddave, whiteboard & panic attacks #lrnchat <gd summary
04:56:16 pm 2GFred: RT @lrnchat: Q2) How do you forecast resources and durations? #lrnchat
04:56:22 pm megbertapelle: @JudithELS and it would be appropriate to our topic!😉 good luck with the fight! #lrnchat
04:56:22 pm j_boucher: RT @lrnchat: Q2) How do you forecast resources and durations? #lrnchat
04:56:24 pm stipton: RT @lrnchat: Q2) How do you forecast resources and durations? #lrnchat
04:56:26 pm sparkandco: RT @lrnchat: Q2) How do you forecast resources and durations? #lrnchat
04:56:30 pm kavimenon_in: RT @lrnchat: Q2) How do you forecast resources and durations? #lrnchat
04:56:33 pm JeffreyFurtado: Q2) Based on experience and using MS Project #lrnchat
04:56:34 pm stipton: Q2) Crystal ball. #lrnchat
04:56:44 pm Quinnovator: RT @lrnchat: Q2) How do you forecast resources and durations? #lrnchat
04:56:46 pm sparkandco: RT @stipton: Q2) Crystal ball. #lrnchat (snicker)
04:57:00 pm ipttoolkit: @LnDDave i’m not in the workforce yet but I assumed that Kirkpatrick was standard #lrnchat. Is this what you mean by tracking?
04:57:06 pm vmc_teachers: Q2 Wow, good one. According to my experience in the field, judging of what I’ll be able to do. But since each project’s new…😉 #lrnchat
04:57:13 pm tonya_simmons: @kavimenon_in i’m the marketing coordin. – so I use lists to keep track my own assignments & goals/priorities/to do’s #lrnchat
04:57:13 pm C_More_Zebras: Q2) #lrnchat its so important to breakdown tasks into action items which can be accomplished in 2 hours or less.
04:57:15 pm Quinnovator: q2) would recommend adoption of Watt’s Humphries PSP/TSP to ID (if you’ve a team) #lrnchat
04:57:22 pm LnDDave: Q2) Durations are often placed before analysis is even done. For me, Duration becomes “Here’s what I can do in that timeline” #lrnchat
04:57:30 pm SShurson: Q2) #lrnchat We work with lead developers to estimate hours based on features/tasks and then add in set review time and QA/PM time on top.
04:57:36 pm Quinnovator: q2) take my first estimate, multiply by 2 and add 3 #lrnchat🙂
04:57:37 pm megbertapelle: Q2) forecast based on prev. experience w/similar projects/tasks, know team’s strengths & other proj, always grey area & flexibility #lrnchat
04:57:39 pm vmc_teachers: VERY true. RT @C_More_Zebras: Q2) #lrnchat its so important to breakdown tasks into action items which can be accomplished in 2 hours.
04:57:43 pm C_More_Zebras: RT @lrnchat: Q2) How do you forecast resources and durations? #lrnchat
04:57:44 pm DennisCMarsh: Q2) by estimating based on past experience (using control charts) and learning #lrnchat
04:57:44 pm LnDDave: RT @Quinnovator: q2) take my first estimate, multiply by 2 and add 3 #lrnchat🙂
04:57:49 pm huiwana: #lrnchat. Q2) ask lots of questions even if they sound too simple. And listen to what they want, step into their shoes, help them help you.
04:58:03 pm 5StarDeveloper: Q2) Weekly meeting on current project status. Then u know resources who be available/when schedule them for upcoming week of work. #lrnchat
04:58:06 pm vmc_teachers: RT @huiwana: #lrnchat. Q2) ask lots of questions even if they sound too simple. And listen to what they want, step into their shoes, help them help you.
04:58:10 pm megbertapelle: I’ll try it! RT @C_More_Zebras: Q2) important to breakdown tasks into action items which can be accomplished in 2 hours or less. #lrnchat
04:58:13 pm VCooper51: RT @lrnchat: Q2) How do you forecast resources and durations? #lrnchat
04:58:39 pm JudithELS: @megbertapelle Thanks. When I saw the topic I thought “now that’s right-up my street!” Enjoy. I’ll catch-up on the transcript later #lrnchat
04:58:42 pm megbertapelle: LOL sounds like “Ranjit & Chad” commercial RT @LnDDave: RT @Quinnovator: q2) take my first estimate, multiply by 2 and add 3🙂 #lrnchat
04:58:46 pm j_boucher: Yup. “explain it to me as a 4-year old” works wonders. RT @huiwana: #lrnchat. Q2) ask lots of questions even if they sound too simple.
04:58:52 pm stipton: Q2) Seriously, History dictates future. U know who u have more/less success with, and you build your timeline w/that in mind. #lrnchat
04:58:55 pm sparkandco: Q2) forecast resoures and duration?- work breakdown structure and backwards planning #lrnchat
04:58:57 pm chaosmarine: @C_More_Zebras: I agree, clients love a breakdown on their scoping docs/invoices that have deliverables/effort, time and final. #lrnchat
04:59:09 pm DennisCMarsh: RT @sparkandco: Q2) forecast resoures and duration?- work breakdown structure and backwards planning #lrnchat
04:59:12 pm ichrisbarnes: Q1) initial planning w ProjectSheet. Collaboration w basecamp. Clients sometimes use sharepoint or MS Project. #lrnchat
04:59:15 pm kavimenon_in: Q2) We have a resource management team to help us with resource forecast. Duration estimation is done during the analysis phase #lrnchat
04:59:20 pm denniscallahan: Sorry…joining late today #lrnchat
04:59:24 pm VCooper51: Q2) Based on past practice and previous iterations of similar projects #lrnchat
04:59:25 pm 5StarDeveloper: Q2) For duration of projects/task we compare to similar projects complete and individuals come up w/ estimates for their own tasks. #lrnchat
04:59:49 pm C_More_Zebras: #lrnchat its easy to get stumped and stuck, because the goals or tasks are not well defined….by action!
04:59:55 pm tonya_simmons: q2) production uses a weekly meeting (like @5StarDeveloper ) & white board to track project status & list the ppl working on it #lrnchat
04:59:57 pm MichelleLBaker: Q2) My magic 8-ball is my go-to source for wisdom here…. #lrnchat
04:59:59 pm sparkandco: RT @VCooper51: Q2) Based on past practice and previous iterations of similar projects #lrnchat <also ask 3 ppl and take the average effort
05:00:16 pm megbertapelle: LOL RT @MichelleLBaker: Q2) My magic 8-ball is my go-to source for wisdom here…. #lrnchat
05:00:22 pm vmc_teachers: A French writer I like once said “To know if you’re able to make things clear, try to explain the political situation to a 4-yr-o” #lrnchat
05:00:25 pm 5StarDeveloper: RT @VCooper51: Q2) Based on past practice and previous iterations of similar projects #lrnchat < That’s the best way!
05:00:29 pm tracy_parish: Q2) It’s easy….it’s just me. I AM the RESOURCES. (but I base my efforts on past experiences). #lrnchat
05:00:31 pm olliegardener: @vmc_teachers:@C_More_Zebras The pomodoro technique is FAB for keeping you focused on defined action items (25 min) #lrnchat
05:00:43 pm megbertapelle: RT @sparkandco: RT @VCooper51: Q2) Based on past practice &prev similar projects #lrnchat <also ask 3 ppl & take average effort #lrnchat
05:00:45 pm stipton: Q2) backwards planning in key. Also must plan for barriers and resistance. That’s the X in the overall equation. #lrnchat
05:00:46 pm kavimenon_in: Q2) Resource allocation may change slightly depending on whether there’s a scope change or not. #lrnchat
05:00:48 pm rdrussell: It’s all relative to the project, strong planning, work breakdown structure, and clear definitions so there are few surprises. #lrnchat
05:00:51 pm MichelleLBaker: (Sorry, joining late! Will mostly be lurking today…) #lrnchat
05:00:57 pm megbertapelle: hehehe RT @tracy_parish: Q2) Its easy….its just me. I AM the RESOURCES. (but I base my efforts on past experiences). #lrnchat
05:00:58 pm sparkandco: RT @MichelleLBaker: Q2) My magic 8-ball is my go-to source for wisdom here…. #lrnchat <better than crystal ball (@stipton)?
05:01:09 pm denniscallahan: Q2). Forecasting starts with priorities from the learning steering committee #lrnchat
05:01:11 pm chaosmarine: The goals and measurements need to be so clearly understood up front, you can call your client at 3am and they can tell you🙂 #lrnchat
05:01:11 pm Quinnovator: q2) PSP/TSP = review discrepancies btwn last estimate and reality, steadily improve estimates (remove sources of error) #lrnchat
05:01:19 pm sparkandco: RT @stipton: Q2) backwards planning in key. Also must plan for barriers and resistance. That’s the X in the overall equation. #lrnchat
05:01:21 pm megbertapelle: RT @stipton: Q2) backwards planning in key. Also must plan for barriers and resistance. Thats the X in the overall equation. #lrnchat
05:01:25 pm kavimenon_in: Q2) If the duration gets longer, then the course is broken down into smaller modules #lrnchat
05:01:28 pm stipton: @MichelleLBaker Hello – all lurkers welcome! #lrnchat
05:01:41 pm VCooper51: @Quinnovator #lrnchat What no square root?
05:01:49 pm AndreaMay1: @lnddave I know🙂 LOL #lrnchat
05:02:08 pm huiwana: #lrnchat Q2) oh yes, also to estimate extra time to allow delay from SME. I would say at least double what you think can be achieved.
05:02:14 pm vmc_teachers: @olliegardener Hmm but I figure I’d get tired hearing the same pomodoro-bell over and over again😉 #lrnchat
05:02:17 pm megbertapelle: RT @Quinnovator: q2) PSP/TSP =review discrepancies btwn last estimate &reality, steadily improve estimates (remove error sources) #lrnchat
05:02:45 pm stipton: @sparkandco funny! I have one on my desk as we speak. I use to make those tough decisions! Magic 8 balls ROCK #lrnchat
05:02:51 pm olliegardener: mmm… yes.. Its called being an optimist!🙂 RT @Quinnovator: q2) take my first estimate, multiply by 2 and add 3 #lrnchat🙂 #lrnchat
05:03:31 pm MoodleMcKean: Create Flash Games Using Stencyl – Free Technology for Teachers: http://bit.ly/mvqVkT #flash #games #edtech #elearning #lrnchat #edchat
05:03:55 pm denniscallahan: Q2) don’t forget SME or other non L&D time #lrnchat
05:03:58 pm olliegardener: RT @vmc_teachers It does “force” you to take breaks… but its revolutionized what I can get done in 25 minutes🙂 Stick with it! #lrnchat
05:04:00 pm vmc_teachers: At least it gives you time! RT @olliegardener: RT @Quinnovator: q2) take my first estimate, multiply by 2 and add 3 #lrnchat🙂 #lrnchat
05:04:12 pm AndreaMay1: Q2)We base it on volume of content, intended delivery mechanism and quality/ability of teh resources. Experience gives insight too. #lrnchat
05:04:16 pm olliegardener: LOL! RT @VCooper51: @Quinnovator #lrnchat What no square root? #lrnchat
05:04:25 pm ichrisbarnes: RT @VCooper51: Q2) Based on past practice and previous iterations of similar projects #lrnchat < Adjusted for team dynamics/needs #lrnchat
05:04:28 pm sparkandco: RT @denniscallahan: Q2) don’t forget SME or other non L&D time #lrnchat <wiggle room/contingency plans
05:04:35 pm kavimenon_in: RT @AndreaMay1: Q2)We base it on volume of content, intended delivery mechanism and quality/ability of teh resources. Experience gives insight too. #lrnchat
05:04:41 pm RobRobertson: Q0) also just learned I was spamming linkedin with my #lrnchat tweets after messing with my settings #readthefineprint
05:05:13 pm vmc_teachers: RT @C_More_Zebras: #lrnchat estimating on action steps: let someone else pad your time estimate. An objective view of your own speed is tough
05:05:19 pm tracy_parish: #lrnchat – just looked at the idea paint – want to do my house in this. 🙂
05:05:26 pm megbertapelle: @RobRobertson oops! #lrnchat
05:05:27 pm sparkandco: RT @AndreaMay1: Q2)We base it on content, intended delivery mechanism +quality/ability of resources. Experience gives insight too. #lrnchat
05:05:39 pm lrnchat: Q3) What methods do you use to communicate progress with your clients/business partners? #lrnchat
05:05:45 pm sparkandco: RT @lrnchat: Q3) What methods do you use to communicate progress with your clients/business partners? #lrnchat
05:05:48 pm kavimenon_in: RT @lrnchat: Q3) What methods do you use to communicate progress with your clients/business partners? #lrnchat
05:05:58 pm LnDDave: RT @lrnchat: Q3) What methods do you use to communicate progress with your clients/business partners? #lrnchat
05:06:02 pm 2GFred: RT @lrnchat: Q3) What methods do you use to communicate progress with your clients/business partners? #lrnchat
05:06:04 pm megbertapelle: @tracy_parish seriously, would that not be awesome?!?!?! you’d have marker dust everywhere, but hey, gotta make sacrifices #lrnchat
05:06:11 pm megbertapelle: RT @lrnchat: Q3) What methods do you use to communicate progress with your clients/business partners? #lrnchat
05:06:11 pm olliegardener: @RobRobertson naughty settings!😦 #lrnchat
05:06:14 pm AndreaMay1: RT @lrnchat: Q3) What methods do you use to communicate progress with your clients/business partners? #lrnchat
05:06:20 pm vmc_teachers: @C_More_Zebras Yes, but sometimes, I’d say some tasks are so personal, you ca’t predict for the other (e.g. I work with arts) #lrnchat.
05:06:26 pm chaosmarine: Oh Crap… RT @RobRobertson: Q0) also just learned I was spamming linkedin with my #lrnchat tweets …
05:06:41 pm vmc_teachers: RT @lrnchat: Q3) What methods do you use to communicate progress with your clients/business partners? #lrnchat
05:06:50 pm tracy_parish: Q3) We’re down a person in our dept, so if client doesn’t ask I don’t tell them. 🙂 #lrnchat (oh I’m a bad project person – what not to do)
05:06:58 pm C_More_Zebras: @vmc_teachers agreed. when and if possible. #lrnchat
05:06:59 pm kavimenon_in: Q3) Regular project status calls and showcases with the client #lrnchat
05:07:05 pm DennisCMarsh: Q3)informal = skype &tc, formal = weekly highlight reviews using doc template and ms project plan #lrnchat
05:07:09 pm C_More_Zebras: RT @lrnchat: Q3) What methods do you use to communicate progress with your clients/business partners? #lrnchat
05:07:11 pm Quinnovator: RT @lrnchat: Q3) What methods do you use to communicate progress with your clients/business partners? #lrnchat
05:07:22 pm tracy_parish: What I need to do more of. RT @kavimenon_in: Q3) Regular project status calls and showcases with the client #lrnchat
05:07:41 pm timthetechguy: Q3) A mix of status calls and one page status reports #lrnchat
05:07:53 pm 5StarDeveloper: Q3) Regular status meetings and deliverables. We often require they sign off on deliverables as well, to ensure they reviewed them. #lrnchat
05:07:54 pm bschlenker: RT @lrnchat: Q3) What methods do you use to communicate progress with your clients/business partners? #lrnchat
05:07:56 pm timthetechguy: Q3) sorry I am late to join in. #lrnchat
05:07:57 pm oxala75: @lrnchat Q3) process map, with regular milestone check-ins #lrnchat
05:08:19 pm sparkandco: Q3) always used 3Ps: Progress, Plans, Points for attention in status updates #lrnchat
05:08:20 pm megbertapelle: Q3) weekly overall team mtgs for larger progress, bi-weekly ID mtgs w/mgr for issues, weekly prog. report to mgr for small progress #lrnchat
05:08:23 pm denniscallahan: Q2) if I’m working w/ familiar customer, I can be more precise as opposed to new customer #lrnchat
05:08:33 pm kavimenon_in: RT @oxala75: @lrnchat Q3) process map, with regular milestone check-ins Good practice! #lrnchat
05:08:35 pm huiwana: #lrnchat q3) communication? Good old email, phone calls, and meetings! But that’s Bcoz my SMEs are not as techy in online proj mngt tracking
05:08:42 pm AndreaMay1: Q3) Depends on the client preference and location. Can be wiki page, email, conference call, web meeting…client’s choice #lrnchat
05:08:46 pm megbertapelle: RT @tracy_parish: What I need to do more of. RT @kavimenon_in: Q3) Regular project status calls and showcases with the client #lrnchat
05:08:49 pm rdrussell: Q3) Identify/involve the key stakeholders and team managers/leaders and let them lead/communicate updates to their teams. #lrnchat
05:08:54 pm bschlenker: Are status calls a little old school? What if all progress was recorded LIVE via some technology…perhaps on the interwebs. #lrnchat
05:08:55 pm C_More_Zebras: Q3) if you cant share the same computer, share a screen. goto, skype whatever works. you have to see and speak the same language #lrnchat
05:09:05 pm Quinnovator: Q3) when they ask😉 #lrnchat
05:09:08 pm sparkandco: RT @AndreaMay1: Q3) Depends on client preference & location. cn B wiki page, email, conference call, web meeting…client’s choice #lrnchat
05:09:10 pm LnDDave: RT @Quinnovator: Q3) when they ask😉 #lrnchat
05:09:12 pm ichrisbarnes: Q3) maps, status reports (using visuals), regular team calls (brief!) #lrnchat
05:09:13 pm kavimenon_in: RT @sparkandco: Q3) always used 3Ps: Progress, Plans, Points for attention in status updates Points to Ponder🙂 #lrnchat
05:09:22 pm vmc_teachers: Q3 Haha always depends on the person! Mainly e-mail, though. Often social media, also, phone a little bit… text messages too. #lrnchat
05:09:26 pm huiwana: @tracy_parish I like that, don’t ask don’t tell!…. Nobody gets hurt rite? Well at least for a while #lrnchat
05:09:30 pm JeffreyFurtado: q3) project management website – houses all information, docs, delieverables etc.. pertaining to the project. #lrnchat
05:09:31 pm C_More_Zebras: RT @bschlenker: Are status calls a little old school? What if all progress was recorded LIVE via some technology…perhaps on the interwebs. #lrnchat
05:09:43 pm sparkandco: RT @bschlenker: R status calls old skool? wht if all progress was recorded LIVE via sum tech…perhaps on the interwebs. #lrnchat <genius!
05:09:45 pm JeffreyFurtado: q3) continued….Regular status calls, risk reports, emails, status notes, update schedules #lrnchat
05:09:52 pm megbertapelle: RT @huiwana: q3) Good old email, phone calls, & meetings! my SMEs not as techy in online proj mngt tracking > sometimes old=better #lrnchat
05:09:53 pm j_boucher: This is intriguing – but record everything? @bschlenker: What if all progress was recorded LIVE via some technology..#lrnchat
05:09:54 pm AmbroseAndrew: Earlier updates are better, don’t do work that needs to change. (save yourself early!) #lrnchat
05:10:01 pm oxala75: Q3) working on interactive project map to give contextualized updates & tell stakeholder exactly what supposed to do at any time. #lrnchat
05:10:16 pm timthetechguy: Aren’t progress reports short lived, until the next report? @bschlenker: Are status calls a little old school? #lrnchat
05:10:21 pm denniscallahan: RT @JeffreyFurtado: q3) continued….Regular status calls, risk reports, emails, status notes, update schedules #lrnchat
05:10:25 pm kavimenon_in: @vmc_teachers How do you use social media for status updates? #lrnchat
05:10:27 pm LnDDave: Q3) I have my project tracking file on a publicly shared drive. So of course people request I e-mail them the file.😉 #lrnchat
05:10:29 pm vmc_teachers: Q3 Always use a *bright* tone! EVERY problem has a solution, and you’re there for that! To learn it! #lrnchat
05:10:42 pm AmbroseAndrew: I setup dropbox shared folders with clients too, and put files as I complete them in there. Love it! #lrnchat
05:10:49 pm sparkandco: RT @AmbroseAndrew: I setup dropbox shared folders with clients too, and put files as I complete them in there. Love it! #lrnchat<me too
05:10:55 pm Quinnovator: RT @LnDDave: Q3) have my project tracking file on a publicly shared drive. So of course people request I e-mail them the file.😉 #lrnchat
05:11:02 pm megbertapelle: RT @AndreaMay1: Q3) Depends on client preference &location. Can be wiki page, email, conference call, web meeting…clients choice #lrnchat
05:11:06 pm huiwana: #lrnchat q3) for progress report/checking on emails, it’s gotta be clear and simple what NEEDS to be done. They’re very busy people😉
05:11:15 pm timthetechguy: Q3) What about a Progress Wave (Google Wave) #deadtechnology #lrnchat
05:11:17 pm tonya_simmons: Q3) Mostly our PMs use email & phone calls for status updates – our process thru each step is abt 2 weeks, so we update often #lrnchat
05:11:18 pm kavimenon_in: @AmbroseAndrew We too have a corporate dropbox account to share files :)#lrnchat
05:11:25 pm denniscallahan: Q3) simple communication too ( in hall, elevator, coffee, etc) #lrnchat
05:11:36 pm megbertapelle: awesome RT @LnDDave: Q3) project tracking file on a publicly shared drive. So of course people request I e-mail them the file.😉 #lrnchat
05:11:50 pm RobRobertson: @bschlenker: What if all progress was recorded LIVE via technology? > Am still hopeful for a corp Google Wave #lrnchat
05:12:05 pm missnoor28: RT @Mrkeenan: TEDEd Calling for Submissions: http://bit.ly/lV6kpD Alright tweeps! Who’s into doing a collaborative video for TedED? #edchat #lrnchat #edu
05:12:19 pm tonya_simmons: Gonna have to cut this #lrnchat short – have a sick boy who wants to read – bye y’all
05:12:20 pm vmc_teachers: @kavimenon_in Good question. It won’t be super personal. As a musician, I mainly post upcoming events, talk about the milieu & such #lrnchat
05:12:25 pm oxala75: @kavimenon_in it’s the only way – otherwise, too many questions and a lot of anxiety #lrnchat
05:12:36 pm AndreaMay1: Agree! RT @vmc_teachers: Q3 Always use a *bright* tone! EVERY problem has a solution, and you’re there for that! To learn it! #lrnchat
05:12:49 pm huiwana: @megbertapelle agree! Basically speak their language, make it easy for them to cooperate! #lrnchat
05:13:04 pm C_More_Zebras: coffee and something that resembles real facetime! @denniscallahan: Q3) simple communication too ( in hall, elevator, coffee, etc) #lrnchat
05:13:09 pm bschlenker: RT @timthetechguy: Q3) What about a Progress Wave (Google Wave) #deadtechnology <Interesting idea, if team uses Wave generally #lrnchat
05:13:10 pm vmc_teachers: @AndreaMay1 Thanks! #lrnchat
05:13:20 pm olliegardener: What if.. I LOVE “what if”… RT @bschlenker: What if all progress was recorded LIVE via some technology. #lrnchat #lrnchat
05:13:44 pm bschlenker: @tonya_simmons Aahhh! Hope he gets well soon. Enjoy that reading time with him🙂
#lrnchat
05:13:48 pm AndreaMay1: RT @ambroseandrew: I setup dropbox shared folders with clients too, and put files as I complete them in there. Love it! #lrnchat YES!
05:13:51 pm megbertapelle: RT @sparkandco: RT @bschlenker: wht if progress recorded LIVE via sum tech…on interwebs. <genius! <if I don’t have to enter it #lrnchat
05:14:09 pm vmc_teachers: Man. That would be sort of freaky. Hm!! RT @bschlenker: What if all progress was recorded LIVE via some technology. #lrnchat
05:14:13 pm AnnieintheSun: Ann saying hello. My first #lrnchat and was late to class the first day!🙂
05:14:14 pm huiwana: @AmbroseAndrew I was doing the drop box thing but some client were… just not into it #lrnchat
05:14:29 pm oxala75: @bschlenker @timthetechguy yeah, i don’t know if the juice would be worth the squeeze (of trying to get ppl on board w/Google Wave) #lrnchat
05:14:29 pm timthetechguy: I would love to see Google Wave, resurrected @RobRobertson @bschlenker “still hopeful for a corp Google Wave” #lrnchat
05:14:31 pm RobRobertson: I think we should have a “mixer” with #innochat one Thurs…at least I would only have to watch 1 column! #lrnchat
05:14:39 pm vmc_teachers: @AnnieintheSun Anytime’s a good time to learn!🙂 #lrnchat
05:14:39 pm sparkandco: RT @AnnieintheSun: Ann saying hello. My first #lrnchat and was late to class the first day!🙂 <welcome Ann – better late than never…
05:14:41 pm denniscallahan: RT @LnDDave: Q3) have my project tracking file on a publicly shared drive. of course people request I e-mail them the file #lrnchat
05:14:49 pm AmbroseAndrew: @sparkandco Moving to Sugarsync instead of dropbox, 5GB space base instead of 2GB. #lrnchat
05:15:02 pm bschlenker: @sparkandco I wouldn’t say “genius”, but I would accept practical😉 #lrnchat
05:15:05 pm tylerwall: http://bit.ly/kFhaQv How To Control Keynote Presentations on Your iPad From Your iPhone #lrnchat
05:15:19 pm lrnchat: Q4) How do you onboard new resources to a project? #lrnchat
05:15:22 pm rdrussell: Central and collaborative – Love it! (And recorded…) #lrnchat RT @TOPYX: Q3) Online community set up specifi… (cont) http://deck.ly/~C0dOj
05:15:23 pm sparkandco: RT @bschlenker: @sparkandco I wouldn’t say “genius”, but I would accept practical😉 #lrnchat <potato, potahto
05:15:26 pm megbertapelle: @AnnieintheSun welcome – no worries🙂 #lrnchat
05:15:26 pm j_boucher: RT @lrnchat: Q4) How do you onboard new resources to a project? #lrnchat
05:15:32 pm sparkandco: RT @lrnchat: Q4) How do you onboard new resources to a project? #lrnchat
05:15:41 pm DrewCM: @RobRobertson DM me (the #innochat #lrnchat mixer) and we can make it happen! #innochat
05:15:43 pm stipton: RT @lrnchat: Q4) How do you onboard new resources to a project? #lrnchat
05:15:51 pm Quinnovator: RT @lrnchat: Q4) How do you onboard new resources to a project? #lrnchat
05:16:02 pm megbertapelle: RT @lrnchat: Q4) How do you onboard new resources to a project? #lrnchat
05:16:04 pm vmc_teachers: RT @lrnchat: Q4) How do you onboard new resources to a project? #lrnchat
05:16:04 pm billcush: RT @robrobertson: I think we should have a “mixer” with #innochat one Thurs…at least I would only have to watch 1 column! #lrnchat
05:16:04 pm stipton: Sorry had to step away for Q3 but back for Q4! #lrnchat
05:16:05 pm 2GFred: RT @lrnchat: Q4) How do you onboard new resources to a project? #lrnchat
05:16:08 pm AndreaMay1: RT @lrnchat: Q4) How do you onboard new resources to a project? #lrnchat
05:16:12 pm kavimenon_in: RT @lrnchat: Q4) How do you onboard new resources to a project? #lrnchat
05:16:15 pm davehildebrandt: Q3) Whatever the client wants. Twitter, FB, Linkedin, eMail, phone calls, etc. #lrnchat
05:16:17 pm redcled: #Tuiteros Misadventures in Learning: Reflections on #lrnchat: The Archive | @scoopit http://bit.ly/kMCKtqhttp://bit.ly/mqyRga #CLED
05:16:19 pm Shabd: RT “@lrnchat: Q3) What methods do you use to communicate progress with your clients/business partners? #lrnchat”
05:16:29 pm DennisCMarsh: RT @DaveHildebrandt: Q3) Whatever the client wants. Twitter, FB, Linkedin, eMail, phone calls, etc. #lrnchat
05:16:29 pm AnnieintheSun: #lrnchat Learned not to give up hope on people but instead give them some space. Sometimes I’m overbearing!
05:16:32 pm bschlenker: “@sparkandco: RT @bschlenker: @sparkandco I wouldn’t say “genius”, but I would accept practical😉 #lrnchat <potato, potahto” <touche
05:16:52 pm olliegardener: @bschlenker What if ‘worked’ live, side-by-side.. project tracking would be the least of the benefits🙂 #lrnchat
05:17:11 pm DennisCMarsh: Q4) using a standard induction process and offering opportunity to learn #lrnchat
05:17:14 pm vmc_teachers: @TOPYX Haha, as a music composer, to record that would be quite schizophrenic… I hear enough my music as it is already!!😉 #lrnchat
05:17:15 pm davehildebrandt: Q4) Very slowly. Need to ensure they are on the same page and understand the goals. #lrnchat
05:17:16 pm denniscallahan: RT @C_More_Zebras: coffee and something that resembles real facetime! Q3) #lrnchat
05:17:18 pm megbertapelle: Q4) lots of brainstorming meetings & collaborative work – divide & conquer to chunk small @ start, bigger chucks later, then whole! #lrnchat
05:17:21 pm kavimenon_in: Q3) To begin with, we have a project buddy who acts as a mentor to new resources #lrnchat
05:17:32 pm Quinnovator: q4) tell ’em to read the project documentation and then brief (usually I’m the one being brought on late😉 #lrnchat
05:17:42 pm kavimenon_in: Q4) To begin with, we have a project buddy who acts as a mentor to new resources #lrnchat
05:17:45 pm arossett: Corp training Do we know the worth? Fortune mag: http://bit.ly/iVgBuh Sure, & link to talent mgmt, engagemnt, collab #lrnchat #astd #ispi
05:17:51 pm C_More_Zebras: RT @lrnchat: Q4) How do you onboard new resources to a project? #lrnchat
05:17:52 pm AmbroseAndrew: Once they hit a max on files through email, mine turned pretty quick. RT @huiwana: @AmbroseAndrew I was doing… #lrnchat
05:17:59 pm sparkandco: RT @Quinnovator: q4) tell ’em to read project documentation then brief (usually I’m the one being brought on late😉 #lrnchat , moi aussi
05:17:59 pm megbertapelle: RT @kavimenon_in: Q3) To begin with, we have a project buddy who acts as a mentor to new resources #lrnchat
05:18:13 pm denniscallahan: Q3) find out customer preferences for updates before you begin #lrnchat
05:18:17 pm stipton: Q4) Onboard new team members to project? 1:1 meeting to discuss how project got to that particular point and what their role is #lrnchat
05:18:25 pm Shabd: Q3) We use dot project & vivantio. They allow the client to see real time progress #lrnchat
05:18:39 pm oxala75: Q4) working on a stakeholder starter kit – status, tools, job aids, references, etc. in one place, in addition to onboarding mtg #lrnchat
05:18:40 pm kavimenon_in: Q4) There’s a project onboarding guide that the PM uses to induct new resources #lrnchat
05:18:41 pm vmc_teachers: Q4. Well, it’s new. I just try them! Stay open, but stay focused. If they don’t prove efficient enough, don’t put too much effort. #lrnchat
05:18:41 pm AnnieintheSun: @santanuvasant #lrnchat Q1) besides SharePoint, what are other good tools for managing/tracking projects?
05:18:45 pm Shabd: RT “@lrnchat: Q4) How do you onboard new resources to a project? #lrnchat”
05:18:49 pm huiwana: #lrnchat what is onboarding new resource?
05:19:06 pm sparkandco: RT @oxala75: Q4) working on stakeholder starter kit – status, tools, job aids, references, etc. in 1 place, + onboarding mtg #lrnchat <nice
05:19:09 pm bschlenker: RT @lrnchat: Q4) How do you onboard new resources to a project? <1) Acquire whip. 2) Crack it! — totally kidding😉 #lrnchat
05:19:11 pm vmc_teachers: Q4. It’s always interesting to try new things. When they don’t work, it’s just a new way to learn about how you work. #lrnchat
05:19:13 pm davehildebrandt: RT @lrnchat: Q3) What methods do you use to communicate progress with your clients/business partners? #lrnchat
05:19:15 pm stipton: Q4) introduce to project plan and whatever method of communication we are using. Set clear expectations. #lrnchat
05:19:18 pm davehildebrandt: RT @lrnchat: Q4) How do you onboard new resources to a project? #lrnchat
05:19:23 pm kavimenon_in: @huiwana Helping a new person getting up-to-speed on a project #lrnchat
05:19:26 pm megbertapelle: RT @stipton: Q4) Onboard to project? 1:1 meeting to discuss how project got to that particular point and what their role is < nice #lrnchat
05:19:27 pm denniscallahan: Q4) not through formal training😉 #lrnchat
05:19:30 pm megbertapelle: RT @stipton: Q4) introduce to project plan and whatever method of communication we are using. Set clear expectations. #lrnchat
05:19:35 pm AndreaMay1: Q4) Day 1-Big project picture, housekeeping, background. Then assign single task with resource for questions. Build from there. #lrnchat
05:19:54 pm vmc_teachers: Haha. Yes.🙂 RT @denniscallahan: Q4) not through formal training😉 #lrnchat
05:20:02 pm DennisCMarsh: Q4) having a style standards guide; so inductee knows beforehand what it should look like #lrnchat
05:20:14 pm stipton: @bschlenker I thought I was the only one to employee that particular technique! highly effective! #lrnchat
05:20:28 pm AmbroseAndrew: Nice to have them shadow others in SME Reviews or scoping sessions (minute taking!) #lrnchat
05:20:42 pm bschlenker: Q4) Hook up new resource to the live tracking thingy. They review past work via same thingy. Then they get to work. Done. #lrnchat
05:20:53 pm sparkandco: Q4) it depends on project size, their role, the timing…lots of variables #lrnchat
05:20:58 pm Shabd: Q4) We maintain a DB of resources + have redundancies built with-in the team. Worse case, we have to use multi skill-set resources #lrnchat
05:21:09 pm 5StarDeveloper: Q4) Meet to give them a high level view of the project & know what their role will be. This info is also on a project wiki we keep. #lrnchat
05:21:12 pm megbertapelle: @huiwana having a new team member join the project after it’s already started – get them “on board” the project, like a boat🙂 #lrnchat
05:21:23 pm AmbroseAndrew: I use OneNote for everything, nice to have all that documentation (and audio attached) for new resources to pore through #lrnchat
05:21:24 pm RobRobertson: rt @contessagibson: are most of the constituents in a particular city for #innochat? > think #lrnchat for innovation. global
05:21:25 pm denniscallahan: Q4) pair up with someone else who has a similar role on the project #lrnchat
05:21:26 pm Quinnovator: @C_More_Zebras not when they’re being brought on to save the day😉 #lrnchat
05:21:36 pm ipttoolkit: #lrnchat DADDIE vs ADDIE newbie question (definining 1st..does this save bumps in the project) http://bit.ly/5ritM6
05:22:12 pm stipton: Q4) very important for new member to understand the why and how of the project. This allows them to focus on their contribution. #lrnchat
05:22:13 pm bschlenker: Lots of new people to follow today. Hello, and welcome, to all the n00bs! #lrnchat
05:22:23 pm huiwana: #lrnchat q4) show example, content outline, and use drawing to show relationships of things, people… Ie get the big picture first.
05:22:24 pm kavimenon_in: @denniscallahan Shouldn’t you provide context before the pairing? #lrnchat
05:22:26 pm niallgavinuk: #lrnchat So, what’d I miss?
05:22:27 pm vmc_teachers: RT @stipton: Q4) very important for new member to understand the why and how of the project. This allows them to focus on their contribution. #lrnchat
05:22:27 pm megbertapelle: love> RT @bschlenker: Q4) Hook up new resource to live tracking thingy. They review past work via thingy. they get to work. Done. #lrnchat
05:22:46 pm C_More_Zebras: Q4) #lrnchat if the project is large. its important the new resource can be successful quickly. Give’m a task before digesting the whole pic
05:23:03 pm AnnieintheSun: RT @denniscallahan: Q4) pair up with someone else who has a similar role on the project #lrnchat Good idea!
05:23:04 pm huiwana: @DennisCMarsh agree! Style standards save a lot of pain. #lrnchat
05:23:18 pm Shabd: Q4) Once a resource is on board, we have them go through the project documentation, plan of action, standards to be followed, etc #lrnchat
05:23:29 pm juandoming: #Teacher #Learning: First week http://t.co/Ydssc0U #web20 #PLE #PLN #socialmedia #edtech #edchat #odite #lrnchat #school #teachers
05:23:34 pm DennisCMarsh: it saves rework and waste RT @huiwana: @DennisCMarsh agree! Style standards save a lot of pain. #lrnchat
05:23:37 pm sparkandco: @bschlenker – thanks for the levity in #lrnchat – Proj Mgmt can be well, boring, but “what ifs”, “thingys” and whips make it fun!
05:23:38 pm megbertapelle: amen!😉 RT @denniscallahan: Q4) not through formal training😉 #lrnchat
05:24:02 pm vmc_teachers: RT @Shabd: Q4) Once a resource is on board, we have them go through the project documentation, plan of action, standards to be followed, etc #lrnchat
05:24:11 pm Training2U: Q4) no such thing as overcommunciation. If life or death email would u rather recv it 2x or not at all? Ensure understanding! #lrnchat
05:24:17 pm megbertapelle: I❤ big picture first!! RT @huiwana: #lrnchat q4)… Ie get the big picture first. #lrnchat
05:24:29 pm DennisCMarsh: disagree, must have formal process else variationRT @megbertapelle: amen!😉 RT @denniscallahan: Q4) not through formal training😉 #lrnchat
05:24:42 pm huiwana: #lrnchat q4) it may be a different gameplan if your team is all in one location, or like me, mostly in different countries!
05:24:52 pm AndreaMay1: RT @stipton: Q4)important for new member to understand the why and how of the project. Allows them to focus on their contribution. #lrnchat
05:25:00 pm sparkandco: Q4) onboarding to proj – isn’t that a learning situ – we should treat it as such #lrnchat
05:25:21 pm davehildebrandt: Q4) Templates are a wonderful and under utilized tool for enforcing a consistent look and feel in projects. #lrnchat
05:25:27 pm vmc_teachers: Very true! RT @sparkandco: Q4) onboarding to proj – isn’t that a learning situ – we should treat it as such #lrnchat
05:25:27 pm lrnchat: Q5) What tools do you use to promote collaboration on a project team? #lrnchat
05:25:34 pm Quinnovator: RT @lrnchat: Q5) What tools do you use to promote collaboration on a project team? #lrnchat
05:25:42 pm sparkandco: RT @lrnchat: Q5) What tools do you use to promote collaboration on a project team? #lrnchat
05:25:44 pm j_boucher: RT @lrnchat: Q5) What tools do you use to promote collaboration on a project team? #lrnchat
05:25:50 pm megbertapelle: RT @C_More_Zebras: Q4) ..Givem a task before digesting whole pic < depends on new pers. pref. – I wld have trbl w/this approach #lrnchat
05:25:50 pm markmelia: RT @lrnchat: Q5) What tools do you use to promote collaboration on a project team? #lrnchat < great Q
05:25:54 pm huiwana: @megbertapelle yes! And it gotta be a big pic that makes sense! Ie organized one and not all over the place #lrnchat
05:25:59 pm vmc_teachers: RT @lrnchat: Q5) What tools do you use to promote collaboration on a project team? #lrnchat
05:25:59 pm AmbroseAndrew: You can have very formal process, but informal training collateral… #lrnchat RT @DennisCMarsh: disagree, mus… (cont) http://deck.ly/~wZ79C
05:26:03 pm megbertapelle: RT @sparkandco: Q4) onboarding to proj – isnt that a learning situ – we should treat it as such #lrnchat
05:26:06 pm denniscallahan: @kavimenon_in: Shouldn’t you provide context before the pairing? #lrnchat <yes, I was just providing another example>
05:26:10 pm kavimenon_in: RT @lrnchat: Q5) What tools do you use to promote collaboration on a project team? #lrnchat
05:26:12 pm bschlenker: I’m all about “whips”, “what ifs”, and “thingies”. All serious technical terms. I wonder if thingy.com is taken?😉 #lrnchat
05:26:18 pm C_More_Zebras: #lrnchat nothing can be more deflating than reading poorly written documentation and being expected to get it.
05:26:29 pm stipton: @DennisCMarsh > you think your formal process works better? any process, formal or not is only as good as it’s weakest point. #lrnchat
05:26:33 pm Quinnovator: Q5) skype, twitter, google docs, SoMe platform (facebook, socialcast, jive, whatever) #lrnchat
05:26:42 pm davehildebrandt: RT @lrnchat: Q5) What tools do you use to promote collaboration on a project team? #lrnchat
05:26:59 pm niallgavinuk: RT @Quinnovator: Q5) skype, twitter, google docs, SoMe platform (facebook, socialcast, jive, whatever) #lrnchat >>That’ll do for me
05:26:59 pm stipton: RT @lrnchat: Q5) What tools do you use to promote collaboration on a project team? #lrnchat
05:27:02 pm j_boucher: Q5) I tried to use Google Buzz once. It was…interesting. #lrnchat
05:27:16 pm kavimenon_in: Q5) We have a corporate social collaboration tool. There are different project groups set up in that tool #lrnchat
05:27:18 pm megbertapelle: RT @DennisCMarsh: disagree, must have formal process else variation… < variation OK for our projs, time critical =less formality #lrnchat
05:27:20 pm DennisCMarsh: follow-up required RT @C_More_Zebras: #lrnchat nothing cn B more deflting thn reading poorly written docs & being expected 2 get it.
05:27:25 pm j_boucher: Er, not Buzz, Wave. #lrnchat.
05:27:27 pm AndreaMay1: RT @sparkandco: Q4) onboarding to proj – isn’t that a learning situ – we should treat it as such #lrnchat TRUTH – funny how we forget that
05:27:46 pm megbertapelle: RT @lrnchat: Q5) What tools do you use to promote collaboration on a project team? #lrnchat
05:28:00 pm AnnieintheSun: RT @Quinnovator: Q5) skype, twitter, google docs, SoMe platform (facebook, socialcast, jive, whatever) #lrnchat >>I’t’s good to use tools…
05:28:11 pm huiwana: #lrnchat collaboration? I still like sitdown brainstorm, discuss, collaborate, type. Can’t believe I said that. Used to hate it w/ old boss.
05:28:17 pm AndreaMay1: RT @bschlenker: I’m all about “whips”, “what ifs”, and “thingies”. Serious technical terms. I wonder if thingy.com is taken? #lrnchat LOL!
05:28:21 pm AmbroseAndrew: Thank god for skype (and webex!) RT @Quinnovator: Q5) skype, twitter, google docs… #lrnchat
05:28:28 pm sparkandco: Q5) promoting collaboration? I find starting with something to critique is waaaaay easier than blank slate #lrnchat
05:28:37 pm davehildebrandt: @j_boucher Ahhh, Wave….what could have been.😦 #lrnchat
05:28:40 pm stipton: Q5) Google Doc’s . Mega-phone. Flairs. #lrnchat
05:28:46 pm LnDDave: Q5) My winning personality and cunning wit? #lrnchat
05:28:49 pm DennisCMarsh: @stipton not better, but at least I know all R trained 2 same standard, thus its easier 2 improve, else U create waste & varation #lrnchat
05:28:53 pm megbertapelle: Q5) our voices… and feet… walk to cube, talk – or dial phone, talk.😉 ‘course we’re all in same office #lrnchat
05:29:01 pm niallgavinuk: #lrnchat Sharepoint / Lotus Quickr
05:29:13 pm AnnieintheSun: Q5) What tools do you use to promote collaboration on a project team? #lrnchat simple emails day before project meeting to remind people…
05:29:24 pm LnDDave: Q5) A little bit of accountability goes a long way. #lrnchat
05:29:37 pm vmc_teachers: Q5 Google Docs & DropBox work fine. I also very much like e-mail and implicating multiple users : fast and personal! #lrnchat
05:29:41 pm markmelia: Q5) 4 internal collaboration – Wiki, skype, alfresco, mantis, google docs. Next collab tool is lunch – get everyone 2 eat together #lrnchat
05:29:42 pm Quinnovator: RT @LnDDave: Q5) A little bit of accountability goes a long way. #lrnchat
05:29:48 pm megbertapelle: RT @huiwana: #lrnchat collaboration? like sitdown brainstorm, discuss, collaborate, type. < physically DRAW! get MOVING & creative #lrnchat
05:30:02 pm niallgavinuk: #lrnchat Sorry that was to Q5
05:30:03 pm stipton: RT @LnDDave: Q5) A little bit of accountability goes a long way > clear defining of tasks & timelines to go with that too! . #lrnchat
05:30:05 pm C_More_Zebras: @megbertapelle surely. size scope and role will dictate. #lrnchat
05:30:13 pm huiwana: #lrnchat q5) I would say at least the first collaboration should be F2F. It breaks a lot of ice in the cyberspace talk.
05:30:16 pm DennisCMarsh: Q5) whatever people use naturally,; informal chat, F2F, skype, smileys!😉 #lrnchat
05:30:17 pm kelly_smith01: RT @LnDDave: Q5) A little bit of accountability goes a long way. #lrnchat
05:30:18 pm AndreaMay1: RT @lnddave: Q5) A little bit of accountability goes a long way. #lrnchat For sure…
05:30:28 pm vmc_teachers: Q5 Do any of you use or know Diaspora? #lrnchat
05:30:28 pm Shabd: Q5) Skype! #lrnchat”
05:30:43 pm Quinnovator: RT @megbertapelle physically DRAW! get MOVING & creative #lrnchat < diagrams, mind maps
05:30:46 pm AmbroseAndrew: Pair MindManager on Brainstorm Mode, with Webex and you have a winner, globally! #lrnchat
05:30:54 pm C_More_Zebras: RT @lrnchat: Q5) What tools do you use to promote collaboration on a project team? #lrnchat
05:30:59 pm AnnieintheSun: Q5) for remote users & large file sharing, Dropbox & box.net help collaboration #lrnchat
05:31:08 pm DennisCMarsh: Q5) setting out upfront personal contract; what do I/you expect/ask from each other. #lrnchat
05:31:17 pm AndreaMay1: RT @stipton: RT @lrnchat: Q5) What tools do you use to promote collaboration on a project team? #lrnchat
05:31:19 pm Quinnovator: RT @AmbroseAndrew: Pair MindManager on Brainstorm Mode, with Webex and you have a winner, globally! #lrnchat < intriguing!
05:31:19 pm stipton: @vmc_teachers No. Clue me in, what is diaspora?. #lrnchat
05:31:20 pm denniscallahan: RT @Quinnovator: RT @LnDDave: Q5) A little bit of accountability goes a long way. #lrnchat
05:31:22 pm kavimenon_in: Q5) We make effective use of Yammer for project status updates #lrnchat
05:31:23 pm niallgavinuk: #lrnchat Q5) any collaborative mind mapping tool
05:31:28 pm olliegardener: q5) Basecamp, highrise, skype and agilatr (worth checking out for agile dev tracking) for work that we do together.. but.. #lrnchat
05:31:38 pm olliegardener: ..hoping 2 extend the meaning of collaboration -the opportunities 4 mutual support extend way beyond the work we do together! #lrnchat
05:31:39 pm sparkandco: Q5) what tools?- mostly skype/dropbox/google docs . I miss dimdim #lrnchat
05:31:42 pm megbertapelle: good call RT @huiwana: q5) I would say at least first collaboration should be F2F. It breaks a lot of ice in the cyberspace talk. #lrnchat
05:31:52 pm LnDDave: Q5) Wanna see people get on board with collaboration tools? Tell them if they work out well, Project Meetings will end. #lrnchat
05:31:59 pm kavimenon_in: RT @megbertapelle: good call RT @huiwana: q5) I would say at least first collaboration should be F2F. It breaks a lot of ice in the cyberspace talk. #lrnchat
05:32:00 pm DennisCMarsh: Q5) Skype screen-share rocks! #lrnchat
05:32:03 pm megbertapelle: yeah!🙂 RT @niallgavinuk: #lrnchat Q5) any collaborative mind mapping tool #lrnchat
05:32:08 pm odguru: Q5) Tools used to put the team together indicate or lend selves 2 collaboration support – i.e. diverse group – social profiles #lrnchat
05:32:10 pm AnnieintheSun: RT @shabd: Q5) Skype! #lrnchat” Yes, and Video Skype occasionally to bring humor/realness to the project.
05:32:20 pm Quinnovator: RT @olliegardener: hoping 2 extend meaning of collaboration -opportunities 4 mutual support extend way beyond work we do together! #lrnchat
05:32:21 pm huiwana: #lrnchat q5) Skype, video conferencing, email, etc are all great if the people will do it. Else just have to book a time and sit them down.
05:32:24 pm megbertapelle: LOL RT @LnDDave: Q5) Wanna see people get on board w/collaboration tools? Tell them if work out well, Project Meetings will end. #lrnchat
05:32:26 pm niallgavinuk: #lrnchat Q5) Stand-up meetings!
05:32:39 pm AndreaMay1: Q5) sharepoint (when I have to), PB works, Google sites, online working sessions. #lrnchat
05:32:42 pm j_boucher: Q5) I love how many new web tools I learn about in #lrnchat. My browser is full of new things to check out!
05:32:43 pm Quinnovator: RT @niallgavinuk: #lrnchat Q5) Stand-up meetings! < keep ’em short🙂
05:32:49 pm Shabd: Guess I am REALLY tired! Misunderstanding questions on #lrnchat!🙂
05:32:53 pm stipton: Bribery! RT @LnDDave: Q5) Wanna see people get on board w/ collaboration tools? Tell them if they work out well, Mtgs will end. #lrnchat
05:33:01 pm stevenbrent: Q5) Agree w use of multiple tools – no universal solution for collab. Have had great experience doing realtime in Google Docs tho. #lrnchat
05:33:03 pm megbertapelle: reminds me, I need a stand-up cube🙂 RT @niallgavinuk: #lrnchat Q5) Stand-up meetings! #lrnchat
05:33:03 pm DennisCMarsh: great collaboration and minimum debating Q5) six-hat thinking to enable all to think in the same way at the same time #lrnchat
05:33:08 pm jordibonmassip: RT @juandoming Misadventures Learning: Reflections #lrnchat: The Archive @scoopit http://bit.ly/kMCKtq #lrnchat #edchat #web20 #socialmedia
05:33:09 pm vmc_teachers: @stipton I’ve been hearing about it through Twitter, mainly. Open-source social-media file sharing platform. joindiaspora.com #lrnchat
05:33:16 pm C_More_Zebras: Q5) #lrnchat record your brainstorming sessions. screen sharing and my livescribe pen are always in attendance. I share audio and pdfs after
05:33:32 pm AndreaMay1: RT @megbertapelle: yeah!🙂 RT @niallgavinuk: #lrnchat Q5) any collaborative mind mapping tool #lrnchat
05:33:39 pm vmc_teachers: RT @C_More_Zebras: Q5) #lrnchat record your brainstorming sessions. screen sharing and my livescribe pen are always in attendance. I share audio and pdfs after
05:33:44 pm AndreaMay1: RT @denniscmarsh: Q5) Skype screen-share rocks! #lrnchat
05:34:00 pm AnnieintheSun: @denniscmarsh Q5) skype smileys! + the little animated pictures. Google image search to pep up emails for morale.😉 #lrnchat
05:34:01 pm C_More_Zebras: Q5) #lrnchat snacks and or lunch help too.
05:34:21 pm huiwana: #lrnchat q5) I like it when they trust you are helping them to do a good job, and that you’re helping them shine. Then, they will help.
05:34:31 pm DennisCMarsh: RT @AnnieintheSun: @denniscmarsh Q5) skype smileys! + little animated pictures. Google image search 2 pep up emails 4 morale.😉 #lrnchat
05:34:31 pm ipttoolkit: RT @LnDDave: Q5) Wanna see people get on board with collaboration tools? Tell them if they work out well, Project Meetings will end. #lrnchat
05:34:33 pm vmc_teachers: Yes! We’re living beings after all! RT @C_More_Zebras: Q5) #lrnchat snacks and or lunch help too.
05:34:35 pm Quinnovator: RT @C_More_Zebras: Q5) #lrnchat record brainstorm sessions: screen sharing & livescribe pen always in attendance. share audio & pdfs after
05:34:39 pm AnnieintheSun: RT @andreamay1: RT @denniscmarsh: Q5) Skype screen-share rocks! #lrnchat ABSOLUTELY!
05:34:45 pm olliegardener: RT @Quinnovator: RT @niallgavinuk: #lrnchat Q5) Stand-up meetings! < keep em short🙂 +1 #lrnchat
05:35:11 pm megbertapelle: +1 but tell ppl ur recording 1st!🙂 RT @C_More_Zebras: Q5) record brnstrmg screen share & livescribe pen always in attendance #lrnchat
05:35:12 pm lrnchat: Q6) How do you measure the success of a project? #lrnchat
05:35:21 pm kavimenon_in: RT @lrnchat: Q6) How do you measure the success of a project? #lrnchat
05:35:22 pm niallgavinuk: RT @C_More_Zebras: Q5) #lrnchat snacks and or lunch help too. >> Hydrate hydrate hydrate!
05:35:23 pm stevenbrent: @megbertapelle You’ve got 2/3rds of what you need for a stand-up cube. Just need a simple wooden platform. Cheap and easy to make! #lrnchat
05:35:25 pm vmc_teachers: RT @lrnchat: Q6) How do you measure the success of a project? #lrnchat
05:35:26 pm __vm: RT @lrnchat: Q6) How do you measure the success of a project? #lrnchat
05:35:30 pm LnDDave: RT @lrnchat: Q6) How do you measure the success of a project? #lrnchat
05:35:31 pm DennisCMarsh: RT @lrnchat: Q6) How do you measure the success of a project? #lrnchat
05:35:35 pm C_More_Zebras: @megbertapelle sneaky #lrnchat
05:35:49 pm AndreaMay1: RT @lrnchat: Q6) How do you measure the success of a project? #lrnchat
05:35:53 pm AmbroseAndrew: Very visual, add video, and allows open discussion and it’s all captured and easily shared. Love it. @quinnovator #lrnchat
05:35:56 pm megbertapelle: RT @huiwana: #lrnchat q5)when they trust you are helping them do good job, & that youre helping them shine. Then, they will help. #lrnchat
05:36:00 pm 2GFred: RT @DennisCMarsh: RT @lrnchat: Q6) How do you measure the success of a project? #lrnchat
05:36:11 pm TopHatMonocle: @Quinnovator #lrnchat What are some of your thoughts on using mobile technology for collaboration and education?
05:36:11 pm TopHatMonocle: @Quinnovator #lrnchat What are some of your thoughts on using mobile technology for collaboration and education?
05:36:13 pm 2GFred: RT @AndreaMay1: RT @lrnchat: Q6) How do you measure the success of a project? #lrnchat
05:36:17 pm ipttoolkit: RT @Quinnovator: RT @niallgavinuk: #lrnchat Q5) Stand-up meetings! < keep ’em short🙂
05:36:21 pm C_More_Zebras: @niallgavinuk thank you. hydration is important especially before a standup meeting. #lrnchat
05:36:22 pm AndreaMay1: Q6) In centimeters…😉 #lrnchat
05:36:31 pm denniscallahan: RT @DennisCMarsh: yes, 6 Thinking Hats approach also makes it feel “safe” to discuss a topic #lrnchat
05:36:38 pm megbertapelle: @C_More_Zebras hahaha yeah, had that happen in a mtg once, had to edit recording later…😉 #lrnchat
05:36:43 pm olliegardener: TY 4 RT @Quinnovator: hoping 2 extend meaning of collaboration-opportunities 4 mutual support extend way beyond work we do together #lrnchat
05:36:51 pm olliegardener: RT @AndreaMay1: RT @lrnchat: Q6) How do you measure the success of a project? #lrnchat
05:37:03 pm huiwana: #lrnchat q5) bring wine and cup cakes ( for male/ female). That loosens ppl up and they’ll talk courageously.
05:37:04 pm megbertapelle: RT @lrnchat: Q6) How do you measure the success of a project? #lrnchat
05:37:12 pm C_More_Zebras: RT @lrnchat: Q6) How do you measure the success of a project? #lrnchat
05:37:19 pm AmbroseAndrew: Use 2 NPS based Surveys, one for learning experience, one on content appropriateness. Great feedback, Great quantitative data #lrnchat
05:37:22 pm bschlenker: RT @lrnchat: Q6) How do you measure the success of a project? <If LIVE project tracking thingy says so…and collects invoice. #lrnchat
05:37:47 pm kavimenon_in: Q6) Success is measured through user feedback and by analyzing if the goals of the project have been achieved #lrnchat
05:37:49 pm AnnieintheSun: Q6) How do you measure the success of a project? When I can mark it “COMPLETE” ! #lrnchat
05:37:51 pm vmc_teachers: Q6 By the satisfaction everyone gets from it. #lrnchat
05:37:56 pm megbertapelle: @stevenbrent hahaha – true! wldn’t look so nice, but hey, does any cube? #lrnchat
05:38:05 pm niallgavinuk: #lrnchat Q6) seems obvious, but … on time, on budget, customers still on side…!
05:38:05 pm AmbroseAndrew: Also becomes fantastic Pilot tool if you preface it with what measurement is win/fail, and you get solid feedback for revisions. #lrnchat
05:38:26 pm sparkandco: Sorry all, I’m ducking out early, I’ve got projects to work on😉 #lrnchat
05:38:28 pm juandoming: RT @jordibonmassip: RT @juandoming Misadventures Learning: Reflections #lrnchat: The Archive @scoopit http://bit.ly/kMCKtq #lrnchat #edchat #web20 #socialmedia
05:38:35 pm mlearncon: What if eLearning project mngmnt could be done via mobile device? #lrnchat
05:38:38 pm huiwana: #lrnchat q6) measure? When nobody complains you’re probably fine. But that doesn’t mean complacency. Not easy to do Kirkpatrick level 3&4.
05:39:00 pm olliegardener: I don’t know.. would be good to be as big as basecamp😛 #lrnchat
05:39:01 pm megbertapelle: Q6) try to measure impact on lrng, but often anecdotal feedback + surveys. Tracking performance before & after, but many variables #lrnchat
05:39:03 pm AnnieintheSun: Q6) By the buzz it generates in part (memorability), how many people it impacts in a meaningful way #lrnchat
05:39:03 pm kavimenon_in: RT @niallgavinuk: #lrnchat Q6) seems obvious, but … on time, on budget, customers still on side…!
05:39:05 pm niallgavinuk: RT @sparkandco: Sorry all, I’m ducking out early, I’ve got projects to work on😉 #lrnchat >>Curse those deadlines…!
05:39:15 pm bschlenker: @sparkandco In the immortal words of DEVO…”Caaaarack that whip”!
#lrnchat
05:39:17 pm Quinnovator: @TopHatMonocle @mlearncon mobile mostly a channel for SoMe in this case: PM, meeting capture #lrnchat
05:39:18 pm sparkandco: Early shameless plug – check out June’s #LCBQ http://bit.ly/lEy6ZE and submit your answer…#lrnchat
05:39:21 pm huiwana: #lrnchat q5) and it needs commitment and bridging between L&D and dept head.
05:39:31 pm megbertapelle: yeah – us too!🙂 RT @niallgavinuk: #lrnchat Q6) seems obvious, but … on time, on budget, customers still on side…! #lrnchat
05:39:33 pm Quinnovator: RT @lrnchat: Q6) How do you measure the success of a project? #lrnchat
05:39:42 pm olliegardener: customer still on side is an important indicator🙂 @niallgavinuk #lrnchat
05:39:47 pm AndreaMay1: @sparkandco Holly – Thanks for the RTs. Have a great rest of the day! #lrnchat
05:39:53 pm stipton: RT @lrnchat: Q6) How do you measure the success of a project? #lrnchat
05:39:57 pm 5StarDeveloper: Q6) Preferably against goals set at the start. Also, client satisfaction (survey and/or wrap-up meeting) & our own satisfaction🙂 #lrnchat
05:40:00 pm davehildebrandt: RT @lrnchat: Q6) How do you measure the success of a project? #lrnchat
05:40:02 pm Quinnovator: Q6) achieving metrics established: usability, learning, user experience, outcome #lrnchat
05:40:12 pm AmbroseAndrew: @huiwana KP4 can be done if upfront you agree with client on what is business impact/measurement (time to competency?) #lrnchat
05:40:14 pm Shabd: Q6) by timely payments!😉 [Can’t get this one wrong] #lrnchat
05:40:16 pm denniscallahan: Q6) success- met requirements of project, did what we said we would do, when we were supposed to do it, in the appropriate manner #lrnchat
05:40:21 pm vmc_teachers: @AndreaMay1 Have a nice one!🙂 #lrnchat
05:40:23 pm megbertapelle: someone ALWAYS complains – sales ppl.😉 RT @huiwana: #lrnchat q6) … When nobody complains youre probably fine. … #lrnchat
05:40:32 pm megbertapelle: RT @Quinnovator: Q6) achieving metrics established: usability, learning, user experience, outcome #lrnchat
05:40:35 pm Quinnovator: RT @5StarDeveloper: Q6) Preferably against goals set at the start. Also, client/our satisfaction (survey and/or wrap-up meeting) #lrnchat
05:40:38 pm stipton: Q6) That we have meet the project goals based on the measurements incorporated. #lrnchat
05:40:39 pm kavimenon_in: Q6) In my former organization, we had a customer feedback form with ratings #lrnchat
05:40:39 pm AndreaMay1: RT @sparkandco: Early shameless plug – check out June’s #LCBQ http://bit.ly/lEy6ZE .#lrnchat Hope to have a response post up Monday🙂
05:40:45 pm odguru: RT @Quinnovator: Q6) achieving metrics established: usability, learning, user experience, outcome #lrnchat
05:40:51 pm megbertapelle: RT @AmbroseAndrew: @huiwana KP4 can be done if upfront agree w/client on what is business impact/measurement (time to competency?) #lrnchat
05:41:07 pm stevenbrent: @megbertapelle With some silver spraypaint, glitterglue, & proper lighting, ur standup cube will transcend all aesthetic standards #lrnchat
05:41:22 pm stipton: Q6) totally depends on what you supplied as project measurements for said project. #lrnchat
05:41:26 pm AnnieintheSun: #lrnchat switching channels (Twitter handles, so as not to piss off my other Tweeple with eclectic stream..will re-emerge as @Learnophile🙂
05:41:27 pm learnophile: #lrnchat switching channels (Twitter handles, so as not to piss off my other Tweeple with eclectic stream..will re-emerge as @Learnophile🙂
05:41:28 pm niallgavinuk: #lrnchat Who said “I love deadlines. I love the whooshing noise they make as they rush by…”?
05:41:32 pm markmelia: q6) project success correlates to client happiness🙂 #lrnchat
05:41:51 pm vmc_teachers: And yours?🙂 RT @markmelia: q6) project success correlates to client happiness🙂 #lrnchat
05:41:59 pm AmbroseAndrew: Problem with most of these are how do you push ratings? Need solid feedback for each. (NPS!) RT @kavimenon_in #lrnchat
05:42:01 pm olliegardener: q6) What if the world changed. Success is success according to plan or not.. right? Wouldn’t want a bad plan to be successful #lrnchat
05:42:04 pm megbertapelle: RT @sparkandco: Early shameless plug – check out Junes #LCBQ http://bit.ly/lEy6ZE and submit your answer…#lrnchat #lrnchat
05:42:10 pm AndreaMay1: @niallgavinuk Don’t know, but I love that quote. #lrnchat
05:42:18 pm LnDDave: Q6) I measure success when I initially meet with the stakeholder. The rest of the time I just deliver on it. #lrnchat
05:42:22 pm j_boucher: My car dealer says “If we didnt get a 5 we failed.” It creeps me out. RT @kavimenon_in: Q6) customer feedback form with ratings #lrnchat
05:42:23 pm DennisCMarsh: explrore then decide RT @denniscallahan: RT @DennisCMarsh: yes, 6 Thinking Hats approach also makes feel “safe” to discuss a topic #lrnchat
05:42:23 pm megbertapelle: hopefully!🙂 RT @vmc_teachers: And yours?🙂 RT @markmelia: q6) project success correlates to client happiness🙂 #lrnchat
05:42:41 pm megbertapelle: +1 hehehe RT @AndreaMay1: @niallgavinuk Dont know, but I love that quote. #lrnchat
05:42:41 pm SocialWorldBuzz: RT @lrnchat: Q6) How do you measure the success of a project? #lrnchat
05:42:42 pm DennisCMarsh: Q6) repeat business #lrnchat
05:42:46 pm Quinnovator: RT @LnDDave: Q6) I measure success when I initially meet with the stakeholder. The rest of the time I just deliver on it. #lrnchat
05:43:09 pm megbertapelle: that they SAY that is the creepy part RT @j_boucher: My car dealer says “If we didnt get a 5 we failed.” It creeps me out… #lrnchat
05:43:10 pm olliegardener: Like it🙂 RT @niallgavinuk: #lrnchat Who said “I love deadlines. I love the whooshing noise they make as they rush by…”? #lrnchat
05:43:15 pm stipton: @niallgavinuk Johnny Depp in one of the pirate movies. It was referring to doing the right thing. #lrnchat
05:43:28 pm AndreaMay1: RT @denniscmarsh: Q6) repeat business #lrnchat Ain’t that the truth!
05:43:34 pm vmc_teachers: @olliegardener It’s Douglas Adams!!!!🙂 #lrnchat
05:43:47 pm AmbroseAndrew: RT @AndreaMay1: RT @denniscmarsh: Q6) repeat business #lrnchat Ain’t that the truth!
05:43:47 pm huiwana: @megbertapelle @ambroseandrew true. Make it happen! Must. Achieve. Success. #lrnchat
05:44:09 pm megbertapelle: nice RT @Quinnovator: RT @LnDDave: Q6) measure success when 1st meet w/stakeholder. The rest of the time I just deliver on it. #lrnchat
05:44:09 pm kavimenon_in: Q6) Success in a true sense is when people walk up to you and say “I enjoyed that learning program” #lrnchat
05:44:17 pm AnnieintheSun: Who said “I love deadlines. I love the whooshing noise they make as they rush by…”? #lrnchat RT @olliegardener: RT @niallgavinuk Me…
05:44:18 pm learnophile: Who said “I love deadlines. I love the whooshing noise they make as they rush by…”? #lrnchat RT @olliegardener: RT @niallgavinuk Me…
05:44:28 pm megbertapelle: RT @kavimenon_in: Q6) Success in a true sense is when people walk up to you and say “I enjoyed that learning program” #lrnchat
05:44:48 pm j_boucher: @megbertapelle exactly. I feel like theyre skewing it, or will get on my case if I dont give them a 5. I dont fill out the survey. #lrnchat
05:45:04 pm huiwana: @LnDDave agree! how much they are committed to get it done right! Q6 #lrnchat
05:45:11 pm AmbroseAndrew: Success is open to interpretation if it wasn’t super clear what “done” and a “win” will look like. Ask in the first meeting! #lrnchat
05:45:12 pm stipton: Q6) Successful projects are not about u. (yes, u get the credit) Successful completion of a project, is about the project owner. #lrnchat
05:45:42 pm megbertapelle: @j_boucher it’s not a true rating once those words are out there, so no point😛 #lrnchat
05:45:54 pm vmc_teachers: But you might also be the project owner. RT @stipton: Q6) Successful projects are not about u, is about the project owner. #lrnchat
05:46:03 pm stipton: Q6) to complete my thought….and the overall reaching goals of the project. #lrnchat
05:46:06 pm megbertapelle: RT @stipton: Q6) Successful projects are not about u. (yes, u get credit) Successful completion of project is abt project owner. #lrnchat
05:46:35 pm olliegardener: @AndreaMay1 @denniscmarsh One step up.. customers evangelizing what you do🙂 #lrnchat
05:46:40 pm megbertapelle: RT @stipton: Q6) to complete my thought….and the overall reaching goals of the project. #lrnchat
05:46:43 pm AmbroseAndrew: Go Further, success is about learners who are impacted as expected.🙂 RT @stipton: Q6) Successful projects are not about u… #lrnchat
05:46:57 pm megbertapelle: YES! awesome RT @olliegardener: @AndreaMay1 @denniscmarsh One step up.. customers evangelizing what you do🙂 #lrnchat
05:47:04 pm bschlenker: @ChrisBrogan interviews @NancyDuarte at 2pm ET http://www.chrisbrogan.com/duarte/ – She was AWESOME at #LS2011 #lrnchat
05:47:11 pm huiwana: #lrnchat q6) the best leader is the invisible one. It all happen without seeming like much effort. I love to secretly smirk.
05:47:16 pm Quinnovator: RT @stipton: Q6) to complete my thought….and the overall reaching goals of the project. #lrnchat < was waiting for that😉
05:47:18 pm ExpertusONE: Q5) Promote collaboration? Start w/specific problem & use easy visual “mapping” tools (@Mindjet MindManager) to capture/share ideas #lrnchat
05:47:28 pm stipton: @vmc_teachers better be dang sure that u have consise measurements of success in project. That’s how u know ur successful. #lrnchat
05:47:41 pm OpenSesameNow: @lrnchat Success of project not just measured by me, but by all stakeholders. Better if you agree on metrics beforehand. #lrnchat
05:48:14 pm DennisCMarsh: and exceeding customer expectations! RT @niallgavinuk: #lrnchat Q6) seems obvious, but … on time, on budget, customers still on side…!
05:48:26 pm Training2U: Q6) obviously metrics but no better success measure than word of mouth advtg. Getting more business or requests? Then doing well #lrnchat
05:48:35 pm stipton: @Quinnovator Whew – beat you to the punch🙂 #lrnchat
05:48:35 pm davehildebrandt: @AmbroseAndrew, Go even further! Success is what is retained weeks after the training program. #lrnchat
05:48:44 pm megbertapelle: RT @OpenSesameNow: @lrnchat project success not just measured by me, but all stakeholders. Better if agree on metrics beforehand. #lrnchat
05:49:02 pm AmbroseAndrew: For those of you like me who don’t have corporate dollars (just your own!) XMind is VERY similar and way cheaper than mindmanager #lrnchat
05:49:13 pm megbertapelle: RT @davehildebrandt: @AmbroseAndrew, Go even further! Success is what is retained weeks after the training program. #lrnchat
05:49:18 pm vmc_teachers: RT @megbertapelle: RT @OpenSesameNow: @lrnchat project success not just measured by me, but all stakeholders. Better if agree on metrics beforehand. #lrnchat
05:49:24 pm niallgavinuk: #lrnchat Q6) You’re probably only as good as your last project…!
05:49:35 pm markmelia: RT @vmc_teachers: And yours?🙂 RT @markmelia: q6) project success correlates to client happiness🙂 #lrnchat yep – cant forget yours!
05:49:35 pm j_boucher: RT @niallgavinuk: #lrnchat Q6) You’re probably only as good as your last project…!
05:49:52 pm huiwana: #lrnchat q6) when users are able to join the dots themselves
05:49:54 pm learnophile: #lrnchat Q6) Create some tangibles (docs/manuals/lessons/video, whatever) people can and do refer to long after training.
05:49:54 pm megbertapelle: @AmbroseAndrew and iMindMap 5 is available in a free version. I think XMind may have more free features tho😉 #lrnchat
05:50:15 pm AmbroseAndrew: Ha! Damn it! 🙂 RT @DaveHildebrandt: @AmbroseAndrew, Go even further! Success is what is retained weeks after … #lrnchat
05:50:22 pm megbertapelle: @niallgavinuk oh crap! hahahaha just kidding😉 #lrnchat
05:50:35 pm Training2U: Q6). “Your continual improvement is our measure of success” #lrnchat
05:50:36 pm DennisCMarsh: …teach them to fish and they will feed themselves forever…RT @huiwana: #lrnchat q6) when users are able to join the dots themselves
05:50:42 pm lrnchat: Qwrap) Time to reintroduce yourself. Links, requests & shameless plugs welcome, too. #lrnchat
05:50:49 pm j_boucher: RT @lrnchat: Qwrap) Time to reintroduce yourself. Links, requests & shameless plugs welcome, too. #lrnchat
05:50:50 pm Quinnovator: RT @lrnchat: Qwrap) Time to reintroduce yourself. Links, requests & shameless plugs welcome, too. #lrnchat < already?
05:51:02 pm LnDDave: RT @lrnchat: Qwrap) Time to reintroduce yourself. Links, requests & shameless plugs welcome, too. #lrnchat
05:51:07 pm vmc_teachers: Love that! RT @Training2U: Q6). “Your continual improvement is our measure of success” #lrnchat
05:51:09 pm megbertapelle: RT @lrnchat: Qwrap) Time to reintroduce yourself. Links, requests & shameless plugs welcome, too. #lrnchat
05:51:10 pm AmbroseAndrew: Thanks Ill try it! RT @megbertapelle: @AmbroseAndrew and iMindMap 5 is available in a free version. I think XMind may …#lrnchat
05:51:12 pm Quinnovator: thanks to all new and returning #lrnchat participants for another great session
05:51:16 pm QuickLessons: RT @bschlenker: @ChrisBrogan interviews @NancyDuarte at 2pm ET http://www.chrisbrogan.com/duarte/ – She was AWESOME at #LS2011 #lrnchat
05:51:17 pm vmc_teachers: RT @lrnchat: Qwrap) Time to reintroduce yourself. Links, requests & shameless plugs welcome, too. #lrnchat
05:51:41 pm j_boucher: Qwrap) I learned SO MUCH today! Thanks #lrnchat! Jess Boucher , e-learning project mgr in NH. jessicaboucher.com
05:51:44 pm Shabd: RT “@lrnchat: Qwrap) Time to reintroduce yourself. Links, requests & shameless plugs welcome, too. #lrnchat”
05:51:51 pm davehildebrandt: @AmbroseAndrew @megbertapelle What about FreeMind? #lrnchat
05:51:51 pm AndreaMay1: RT @training2u: Q6). “Your continual improvement is our measure of success” #lrnchat Nice!
05:51:52 pm DennisCMarsh: continuous improvement, the only way! RT @vmc_teachers: RT @Training2U: Q6). “Your continual improvement is our measure of success” #lrnchat
05:51:54 pm megbertapelle: Meg Bertapelle, ID @ Intuitive Surgical, Sunnyvale, CA – we’re hiring Sales Trng Mgrs & Training Specialists! (they teach surgeons) #lrnchat
05:52:12 pm stipton: And you guys thought it was me coming up w/all the answers! #astdzebra #lrnchat http://lockerz.com/s/107036214
05:52:16 pm megbertapelle: @j_boucher woohoo! “see” you next week then?🙂 #lrnchat
05:52:23 pm Quinnovator: Clark Quinn, genial malcontent, learning experience design strategist extraordinaire, speaker/author/consultant #lrnchat
05:52:25 pm AmbroseAndrew: Thanks everyone was great! Andrew Ambrose, Learning Consultant, Kitchener, Ontario, Canada http://bit.ly/l5s6Zu #lrnchat
05:52:29 pm kavimenon_in: RT @lrnchat: Qwrap) Time to reintroduce yourself. Links, requests & shameless plugs welcome, too. #lrnchat
05:52:31 pm DennisCMarsh: Qwrap) what is the difference between continuous and continual? #lrnchat
05:52:33 pm 2GFred: Fred Stevens, lurking today, but making notes! Learning. Sharing. Growing. “All growth begins with personal growth.” #lrnchat
05:52:37 pm huiwana: @learnophile q6) yes and they’ll be grateful to you for doing that too. #lrnchat
05:52:44 pm megbertapelle: @stipton LOL #lrnchat
05:52:46 pm learnophile: RT @quinnovator: thank YOU, everyone, for making my 1st #lrnchat FUN & educational! Ann, Miami (also with QuickLessons)
05:53:04 pm niallgavinuk: #lrnchat Qwrap: thx again; Niall Gavin, FirstGroup,signin gout – pls feedback on my #bloggingimprovers latest blog @ http://bit.ly/egeTih
05:53:08 pm C_More_Zebras: qwrap #lrnchat always looking for new friends and critics. Hollar
05:53:22 pm stipton: Qwrap) Shannon Tipton, Chicago, L&D Manager. See y’all soon! #lrnchat
05:53:22 pm AndreaMay1: Qwrap) Andrea from Minneapolis with @dashethomson Check out the Social Learning blog http://ow.ly/58Hpz Have a great week everyone! #lrnchat
05:53:26 pm AmbroseAndrew: I didnt’ like it, but I was mindmanager raised in corporate world, Xmind “felt” more like it. 🙂 @DaveHildebrandt @megbertapelle #lrnchat
05:53:27 pm DennisCMarsh: Qwrap) Essential Genius, have a look at our new website, follow the hummingbird! http://www.pmi.co.uk/eg #lrnchat
05:53:30 pm OpenSesameNow: Kelly, from OpenSesame marketplace. Sorry for disappearing for a meeting! Check out our blog- http://ow.ly/58Hqj #lrnchat
05:53:30 pm mlearncon: Qwrap) mLearnCon – San Jose, CA – All things mobile learning – Anyone working in mLearning will be with me – See you there! #lrnchat
05:53:48 pm kavimenon_in: Qwrap) Thanks for a wonderful #lrnchat! This is Kavita Menon, Instructional Designer from Bangalore signing off. See you all next week!
05:53:49 pm davehildebrandt: Qwrap) mLearning & social learning guru based in the lovely Napa Valley. #lrnchat
05:53:56 pm megbertapelle: @learnophile glad you enjoyed it – “see” you next week hopefully🙂 #lrnchat
05:54:14 pm OpenSesameNow: Jobs! RT @megbertapelle: Meg Bertapelle, ID @ Intuitive Surgical, Sunnyvale, CA – hiring Sales Trng Mgrs & Training Specialists! #lrnchat
05:54:14 pm denniscallahan: Thanks cor the chat. Have a nice day/night Dennis Callahan workplace learning http://t.co/raHlrsQ #lrnchat
05:54:22 pm olliegardener: Qwrap) Ollie here🙂 Entrepreneur with a vision to extend the meaning of collaboration. My latest blog post; http://bit.ly/iPSxIE #lrnchat
05:54:24 pm vmc_teachers: @megbertapelle @markmelia @DennisCMarsh Thanks for the RTs! #lrnchat
05:54:38 pm Quinnovator: check out designingmlearning.com engaginglearning.com (from the shameless plug department🙂 #lrnchat
05:54:46 pm stipton: @megbertapelle @opensesamenow Thanks! it takes so little to amuse me!🙂 #lrnchat
05:54:46 pm markmelia: Qwrap) Great #lrnchat – talk to all you crazy e-learning peeps next time – Mark Melia based in Dublin, Ireland
05:54:52 pm bschlenker: Qwrap) Brent Schlenker – PhxAZ – I love the learning thingy(s) – See you all @mlearncon in a few weeks #lrnchat
05:54:54 pm vmc_teachers: Qwrap This was Vanessa Massera, MTL #music teacher&learner @__vm for VMC Teachers, a learning website sharing with #learnres ! #lrnchat
05:55:15 pm Shabd: Qwrap) Shabd Mishra, Zane Interactive Publishing , Inc. Shamless plug) Pls visit http://www.ZaneEducation.com🙂 Thank you all. #lrnchat
05:55:26 pm olliegardener: Thanks all.. really enjoyed todays #lrnchat🙂 #lrnchat
05:55:32 pm huiwana: #lrnchat qwrap) Huiwan, id APAC, new to #Lectora. Appreciate any help /mentoring on Lectora or e-learning in general. Great chatting! Nite!
05:55:41 pm LnDDave: QWrap) David Kelly, Training Director from NYC. Back to unpacking a seemingly unless stream of boxes. #lrnchat
05:55:52 pm megbertapelle: RT @olliegardener: Qwrap) Ollie here-Entrepreneur w/vision to extend meaning of collaboration.latest blog post http://bit.ly/iPSxIE #lrnchat
05:56:04 pm C_More_Zebras: #lrnchat thanks for being smart people with intelligent – short – thoughts🙂
05:56:48 pm megbertapelle: @huiwana have you checked out “ELearning Heroes” site? Articulate community, but lots of general elearning tips/tutorials/resources #lrnchat
05:56:58 pm learnophile: RT @denniscmarsh: Qwrap) Good Q! #lrnchat
“Continuous”= actions uninterrupted: Continual = need not be uninterrupted, only repeated
05:57:03 pm megbertapelle: LOL u too!🙂 RT @C_More_Zebras: #lrnchat thanks for being smart people with intelligent – short – thoughts🙂 #lrnchat
05:57:34 pm stipton: RT @C_More_Zebras: #lrnchat thanks for being smart people with intelligent – short – thoughts🙂 > true enough
05:57:42 pm vmc_teachers: Thanks again for another great #lrnchat! See you in two days – oops, a week – every one, and have a wonderful week!🙂
05:57:48 pm megbertapelle: RT @OpenSesameNow: Kelly, from OpenSesame marketplace. …Check out our blog- http://ow.ly/58Hqj #lrnchat
05:58:16 pm AndreaMay1: RT @c_more_zebras: #lrnchat thanks for being smart people with intelligent – short – thoughts🙂
Seems to be what we excel at🙂
05:58:23 pm megbertapelle: RT @Quinnovator: check out designingmlearning.com engaginglearning.com (from the shameless plug department🙂 #lrnchat
05:58:46 pm DennisCMarsh: Qwrap) people from at least 4 continents today! anyone count more? #lrnchat
05:59:20 pm lrnchat: Thank you for joining us on #lrnchat. We’ll post the transcript later on http://lrnchat.com See you next week!

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