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Unleashing the Next Age of Prosperity

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Infrastructures and industries start getting better defined and more stable; and production capital drives long-term growth and expansion by spreading and multiplying the successful business models.  The Cold War was another major innovation driver, creating many new products, industries and jobs. .

ADHD, Creativity, and Reduced Inhibition

Eide Neurolearning

Finke, 1996; Zhang, 2002 ). "ADHD may have negative consequences for academic achievement, employment performance, and social relationships.

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The Day SAP Ruined a Good Thing

Dan Pontefract

Social ­ wasn’t really defined between 2002 and 2007, but we were already doing it. This post was four years in the making. You set the bar.

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A Great Stagnation or a New Golden Age of Innovation?

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

In her 2002 book Technological Revolutions and Financial Capital: The Dynamics of Bubbles and Golden Ages , scholar and writer Carlota Perez brings a historical perspective to these patterns of technology-based disruptive innovations.  Products have improved, but the development of revolutionary new technologies has slowed substantially.

Learning With and From Others: Restructuring Budgets for Social Learning

Dan Pontefract

Originally posted to T+D Magazine, January 2011 Edition. In a survey conducted by Accenture in 2002, 31 percent of all CLOs felt that “technology implementation” was the greatest challenge of the day. It may be 2011 and nine years since that survey, but those same worries are still top of mind for CLOs and learning leaders of today.

ePublishing business models

David Weinberger

Book sales have gone from 450,00/yr in 2002 to 175,000 in 2010. They will continue selling products. I’m at an education conference put on by CET in Tel Aviv. This is the second day of the conference. The opening session is on business models for supporting the webification of the educational system. NOTE: Live-blogging. Sorry.

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Strategy & Business Lists Hard Facts Among Decade's 10 Most.

Bob Sutton

James Adams: Good Products, Bad Products: Essential Elements to Achieving Superior Quality. 2001 Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap.and Others Don’t , by Jim Collins   2002 Execution: The Discipline of Getting Things Done , by Larry Bossidy and Ram Charan. Bob Sutton. Book Me For A Speech. Brightsight Group.

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From Trash Cans to Nokia: Is Creativity Innovation?

Steve Denning

Good new ideas are everywhere around us, but turning even a few of those ideas into viable, scalable products and services is something much more difficult. In the United States, its share of the Smartphone market has slipped from 35 percent in March 2002 to 8 percent in April 2010. No, it’s not, although the two are often confused.

I'll take gender differences for $800, Alex | Daniel Pink

Dan Pink

Personal Productivity (14). Jeremiah Stanghini on September 6, 2011. Stephanie Holmes-Winton on September 6, 2011. Dan Pink.

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Learning from the Shard

Nigel Paine

Have a vision of the finished product: there are massive images of what the Shard will look like in situ. Ten lessons from the Shard. 1.

The Modernization of the State

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Everyone is looking for innovative approaches to make governments significantly more productive and to make it possible for all their citizens to have access to high quality services at affordable costs. More effective and efficient government institutions. Improve the effectiveness of government employees. Why is this such a big deal? 

Innovation as a Journey into the Future

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Many view innovation as being primarily the combination of science, technology and creativity that gives rise to new products and services. 

[avignon] Forum d’Avignon intro, and second session

David Weinberger

In Papua New Guinea, basket weavers using traditional methods are making products sellable on the international market, especially empowering women. 5. Sarkozy in a couple of hours. The sessions themselves are held in a long hall lined with seats facing one another. ” The sessions consist of group interviews in the middle. It sold out.

A Time of Institutional Recomposition

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Such technology-based structural changes are not new.  In her 2002 book Technological Revolutions and Financial Capital:  The Dynamics of Bubbles and Golden Ages , scholar and writer Carlota Perez puts our own turbulent times into a clear, historical perspective. The now well accepted technologies become the norm. 

Open Education, MOOCs, and Opportunities

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

RSS went through several early versions: RSS 0.91, which was the first production version, RSS 1.0, Working with the Semantic Web group located in Fredericton, the eLearning group developed a product called Sifter/Filter. Change 2011 - this was the longest course, at 30 weeks, running through the fall of 2011 and the spring of 2012.

Rejected: On being disappointed, sorta

George Siemens

In October 2011, a colleague sent me a link to this Canada Research Chair position at Royal Roads University. MIT’s OpenCourseWare initiative in 2002 increased attention to open and free sharing of educational course materials (see MIT, 2011). Learning, technology and design: Architectures for productive networked learning.

Reflections on the Future of TV

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

What happens when the intensity of fan response may become as important as the quantity of viewers in shaping which programs remain in production?  .

The New Center for Global Enterprise

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Globalization was beginning to gather steam in the early to mid-2000’s as business was recovering from the aftermath of the dot-com bubble.

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New Study: When NBA Players Touch Teammates More, They and.

Bob Sutton

James Adams: Good Products, Bad Products: Essential Elements to Achieving Superior Quality. Guided by recent analyses of the social functions of touch (Hertenstein, 2002), we tested two hypotheses. Posted by: Danny DeMichele Entrepreneur | February 05, 2011 at 12:26 AM. Bob Sutton. Book Me For A Speech. Brightsight Group.

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