Tony Bingham is President and Chief Executive Officer of the American Society for Training & Development (ASTD), the world’s largest professional association dedicated to the training and development field. ASTD is focused on helping members lead talent management, build their business skills, understand the impact of social media on informal learning, close skills gaps, and connect their work to the strategic priorities of business.
Marcia Conner, Partner with Altimeter Group, works with leaders every day to bridge the gap between the promise of collaborative technologies and the practice of putting them into action. She aligns digital strategy with corporate culture, engaging people and invigorating the value chain across an organization. Former Vice President and Information Futurist at PeopleSoft and Worldwide Manager at Microsoft, she now advises corporations, writes the popular Fast Company column “Learn at All Levels,” and is a Fellow at the Darden School of Business. Follow her on Twitter @marciamarcia.
If you're looking for a good read on social learning that will generate excitement and serve as a thinking launching pad for your next adventure in implementing social media... Read morePublished 7 months ago by JoeBruin88
If you know nothing (like me) about social media, but you NEED to learn fast - buy this book. GREAT! Tons of info and great insights. Read morePublished on August 21, 2012 by C. Manning
This is a great introduction into using various social media platforms to help facilitate learning, by experts in the learning and development field.Published on December 18, 2011 by P. Buhrmester
I'm casually reading this book to supplement my reading (like I needed more to read) as part of a Masters program on Learning and Technology ([... Read morePublished on November 3, 2011 by Steven Lacoursiere
In the afterword of this social media primer for the business set, authors Tony Bingham and Marcia Conner explain that they tried to walk a "fine line... Read morePublished on January 5, 2011 by Rolf Dobelli