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Share my future location
The tools I use
• Jaiku, what I do
• Twitter, what I say I do http://plazes.com/users/1832
• Plazes, where I am http://www.dopplr.com/traveller/Ton
• Dopplr, where I will be http://zylstra.org/blog/
• Blogs, what I think
• Slideshare, what I talk about http://del.icio.us/Ton
• Flickr, what I see
• Delicious, what I read http://www.linkedin.com/in/tonzijlstra
• Collaborative tools: MindMeister,
• LinkedIn and Xing, where I work http://www.facebook.com/proﬁle.php?
• Wakoopa, software I use id=503792956
• Last.fm, what I listen to http://tonzijlstra.hyves.net/
• Facebook, what entertains me
Change: more connections
• Internet makes the world smaller. People are
more connected, and have more connections
• Maintaining connections is time consuming.
New ways to support that emerge.
• People have more diverse social networks and
Change: higher speed
• More connections mean more exchanges, higher
dynamis. This increases speed of change.
• More situations where immediate response is
• Need for more conscious choice what actions are
Change: information abundance
• Controlling / evaluating ‘all’ information is impossible.
We are immersed in information, like a landscape.
• New strategies emerge to deal with the information
volume. New applications are built on top of this
• You make sense of the information that reaches you.
New information skills. (*) Social networks as
information ﬁlter. You actively share info about yourself
to be visible in the network.
* information literacy competency standards (door the US Association for College and Research Libraries)
• More connections
• More speed
• More information
• Active personal role (sense making, producing)
• Other information skills (information literacy,
• Different tools and work forms (Web 2.0, Open
Three ways of looking at this day
• The work I do
• The information skills I use
• The tools I use
Correspond to three qualitative answers
• Pro-active role, own scope of inﬂuence
• Networked information skills
• Social media tools