Posts Tagged 'collaboration'

Todo lists in Moodle

Last week we released Trackpad,  a todo list/ task list activity for Moodle.  This activity has a lot of potential and several ways in which it can be used.  Todo lists are useful in many different ways and education is definately one of them.

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100 ways to collaborate effectively

Collaboration is easy.  Collaboration effectively can be hard.  I would like to gather and share 100 (or more) ideas on how to collaborate effectively.  But this is going to be a collaborative effort so I want you to leave your ideas as comments.

Please don’t leave anything obvious like “we use email” or “we have a meeting and discuss things”.  I want more profound contributions such as “this is how we use email”  or “we structure our meetings as such to promote…” etc

Breakout rooms foster creativity

Breakout rooms are designed to let ideas flow.  In a previous post I talked about whiteboards and how they are a simple tool with the potential to boost your productivity and collaboration efforts.  In this post we are going to take it one step further and talk about break out rooms.

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Whiteboard – A simple collaboration and productivity tool

A whiteboard is an awesome tool.  It can achieve so much with so little effort.  It can enhance productivity and really engage people and stimulate collaboration.  And yet it is a tool that many people don’t take advantage of.  In fact,  it can be even better than the mighty pen and paper.

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Delegate and Prosper

We all have our strenghts and weaknesses.  We also have our passions.  The things we love to do.  The things we tend to be great at becase we can devote time,  attention and focus to them with little effort and because we really care for the end result and appreciate the finer details.  Wouldn’t life be great if you could spend most of your time working on these things? Imagine what amazing creations you could produce. Continue reading ‘Delegate and Prosper’

It’s all about the process

Well it’s not all about the process. The process can have a lot to do with it though. Especially if what it is that you are interested in, is Success. Another term for process in work flow. As the saying goes: If you just do what you’ve always done, you’ll just get what you’ve always got. Following a similar line of logic, if you just do the same as does your competition, how can you stand out and be a winner? Continue reading ‘It’s all about the process’