Thank You PLN

Twelve months ago I didn’t know how to spell PLN, let alone what the term Personal Learning Network meant.  At the end of an amazing year of professional development, I’d like to thank everyone in my PLN for connecting with me, sharing expertise and resources, and encouraging me to keep learning,…

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Michelle Works Out Loud – A Tool to Capture & Communicate What You Know

Today’s daily dispatch is about a tool I use to help me record and communicate things I know.  It’s called a pink sheet.  I was introduced to pink sheets in a business school program that I’m currently undertaking.  After several months of using them I’ve finally gotten the hang of…

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Three Things Worth Sharing This Week – 17 May 2019

Satya Nadella I’ve recently finished reading Satya Nadella’s memoir, Hit Refresh. A leader with inspiring vision who sees and lives empathy, purpose and learning as critical to personal and organisational growth.  I will continue to draw on his thinking and examples in my work on Building Learning Culture.  A colleague who works for…

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Three Things Worth Sharing This Week – 17 May 2019

Satya Nadella I’ve recently finished reading Satya Nadella’s memoir, Hit Refresh. A leader with inspiring vision who sees and lives empathy, purpose and learning as critical to personal and organisational growth.  I will continue to draw on his thinking and examples in my work on Building Learning Culture.  A colleague who works for…

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Where to Post

I have a new website being setup in May.  Yesterday I was reviewing posts on my current business site to decide which ones to move to the new site. A dilemma I’ve struck before reared it’s head again.  I’m uncertain where to put my daily dispatches (aka Working Out Loud)…

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Where to Post

I have a new website being setup in May.  Yesterday I was reviewing posts on my current business site to decide which ones to move to the new site. A dilemma I’ve struck before reared it’s head again.  I’m uncertain where to put my daily dispatches (aka Working Out Loud)…

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Hosting a Post-Conference Blab – What I Learned

Blab is a live video streaming tool with chat box / Instant Messaging.  I hosted my first blab on 15 March 2016 – here’s link to the recording.  I was inspired to do this by an article in February’s ‘Training and Development,’ magazine, published by the Australian Institute of Training and Development…

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Community Hub on SharePoint 2013

To support the launch of Coca-Cola Amatil’s Maintenance and Engineering Community of Practice we’ve built an online Community Hub in SharePoint 2013.  I invite you to take a video tour of this Hub.  As the tour is 15 minutes I have also provided a brief written description of the spaces…

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Weekly Review and Planning Process

ectively use my system requires that I follow cyclical routines I’ve developed – annual, quarterly, monthly, weekly and daily.  Some people find routines constraining and restrictive.  I’m the opposite – if I have some good basic routines in place I feel more at ease, productive and energetic.  I find routines…

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How I Decided on My One ‘New’ Activity for 2019

Earlier this week I came across Jacob Morgan’s suggestion to do one thing every year you’ve never done before. He recommends this as a way to keep growing and learning. I frequently take on more than I have capacity for.  The appeal of Morgan’s suggestion is that it improves focus…

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