Social media is the fastest and widest source of learning today. My social world was much limited to Facebook(personal) and LinkedIn(professional) until I started exploring social media as means of learning and connecting with industry peers , which wasn’t very long ago. It was amazing to see the opportunities it provided in terms of learning, sharing, growth & advancement .
If you are keen to keep yourself updated with the current trends and technology, social events, forums and T-chat groups is the convenient way out. Here are some virtual events offering great L&D opportunities in HR, Social Media and Technology in the coming week
- Adoption of Social Learning at IndiaHRLive Having given some really power-packed shows since its launch, IndiaHRLive is growing and maturing as an online learning community. This month, its hosting another interesting live discussion on 28 Jan, 2014 with Julian Stodd on Social Learning. You can watch the show live at http://indiahrlive.com/the-adoption-of-social-learning/
- #IndiaHRchat: Social Learning communities, what does it take? A monthly tweet chat hosted at At 7 PM IST, 8.30 AM EST, 1.30 PM GMT on the last Wednesday of every month, #indiaHRchat is going to having its first T-chat of 2014 on 29 Jan once again with Julian Stodd.Follow and join the discussion on twitter using hashtag #indiahrchat
- IBM connect 2014 Though an exclusive conference for IBM partners and premier users,Connect 2014 offers wide information and insight on HR, IT and Marketing and similar fields. Being held in Orlando, Florida from 26 Jan-28 Jan 2014, the conference highlights can be followed on twitter using hashtag #IBMconnect2014 and live-stream schedule is available at http://www-01.ibm.com/software/collaboration/events/connect/
With organizations becoming social media flexible, learning opportunities are now more open both internally and externally. Pick the ones that interests you..