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12 kinds of Knowledge Workers

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The expert - you have expertise in a domain of knowledge or a particular skill. You enjoy honing your knowledge and exercising your core skills. Heres a little something I wrote in reply to High Context editor David Gammels introduction to the group-forming community. "Id KMPings has enabled the formation of a loosely coupled community of KM bloggers. They provide a sociality-driven incentive for bloggers to apply metadata tags to their posts.

eLearning & Deliberative Moments: The present and future of Personal Learning Environments (PLE)

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PLEs are meant to simplify managing these artefacts, creating meaning through aggregation, linking and metadata tagging (eg comments, keywords). Hence, they prefer the more limited view of PLEs as a configurable extension to a VLE, especially when they continue to see themselves as the monopoly technology service providers for their learning community (eg online enrolment, email addresses). But a PLE could host a searchable index to metadata about offline resources.