Jay Cross helps people work and live smarter. Jay is the Johnny Appleseed of informal learning. He wrote the book on it. He was the first person to use the term eLearning on the web. He has challenged conventional wisdom about how adults learn since designing the first business degree program offered by the University of Phoenix.

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Parasites & scumbags

posted on
March 30th, 2010

This evening I received an email offering me a free stolen copy of my book on Informal Learning.

I belong to a site called WoT, for “Web of Trust.” Celebrating its 10th birthday, WoT has a significant following:

WoT warns you away from malicious sites.

I get no joy from hurting people, even those with larceny in their hearts. So if you’re tempted by the offer of a “free” book, be aware of WoT’s ratings for its source:

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