With the rapid growth of social media in public and personal communication, learning professionals are exploring how to use these new tools to develop employees and support performance. More than simply a new learning technology, social media has transformed the way we work and learn. This opportunity presents challenges to the way we have traditionally viewed training and formal learning. This session will examine the emerging role of social media in learning and development and provide useful frameworks for implementing social learning. You will also learn about inroads and successes at TELUS, an early adopter and innovator in the use of social media for learning.
- Social Media for Learning: The challenge and the opportunity
- Emerging best practices in using social media for learning
- Augmenting learning initiatives with social media strategies
- Social Learning and Collaboration at TELUS