Special Guest Ollie Gardener of NoddlePod Talks Community

Notes for December 13, 2017

We are joined in the video chat by Ollie Gardener of NoddlePod. She discussed how NoodlePod was a was created as a solution to the poor choice in tools that the learning community had at the time. This lead to a great conversation on community in general and it was then linked back into the L&D field with some key discussions around bots and AI.

  1. Ollie’s history
  2. Wiki and information streams
  3. Learning prompts
  4. Bots
  5. AI

Links in the Chat:

https://www.noddlepod.com/

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.pacoapp.paco&hl=en

Watch the Video Replay:

https://www.crowdcast.io/e/121317?rfsn=530134.af795

Picture:  Samuel Zeller

Open Forum: Projects

Notes for October 16, 2017

The Rings of Focus are back again today. We dive into the Projects ring and take on some of the text chat suggestions and issues we, as a group, are dealing with. Michael Sheyahshe jumped into one of the video screens and gave us some insight to his process and managing multiple projects through tools and ideals. The text chat was alive with people sharing tools, ideas, and project management skills they have obtained in their day-to-day.

  1. Rings of Focus review
  2. Projects in the community
  3. Pomodoro technique
  4. Tools for managing projects
  5. Three elements of a task (maybe four)
  6. Bot talk

Links in the Chat:

http://www.ohiochristian.edu/online-plus-degree-programs

https://lifehacker.com/productivity-101-a-primer-to-the-pomodoro-technique-1598992730

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pomodoro_Technique

http://bulletjournal.com/

https://trello.com/

https://freedcamp.com/

https://getbadges.io/

https://www.buzzfeed.com/rachelwmiller/how-to-start-a-bullet-journal?utm_term=.mjpnMLnyo#.wlr6Aj6NX

http://gettingthingsdone.com/

http://www.merlinmann.com/?

https://discordapp.com/

https://www.zoho.com/

https://www.hesk.com/

https://bottr.me/

https://x.ai/

https://chatbotsmagazine.com/

www.arailabs.com/tutorbot/

Watch the Video Replay:

https://www.crowdcast.io/e/101717?rfsn=530134.af795

Golden Nuggets:

“Workflow is less about tools than it is about people.”

Picture:  Andy Kelly