Unleashing the Next Age of Prosperity
OCTOBER 29, 2011
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
OCTOBER 10, 2011
Finke, 1996; Zhang, 2002 ). "ADHD may have negative consequences for academic achievement, employment performance, and social relationships.
The Day SAP Ruined a Good Thing
SEPTEMBER 21, 2011
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.
A Great Stagnation or a New Golden Age of Innovation?
APRIL 23, 2011
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
JANUARY 6, 2011
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
MARCH 28, 2011
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.
Strategy & Business Lists Hard Facts Among Decade's 10 Most.
NOVEMBER 21, 2011
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.
From Trash Cans to Nokia: Is Creativity Innovation?
FEBRUARY 17, 2011
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
SEPTEMBER 5, 2011
Personal Productivity (14). Jeremiah Stanghini on September 6, 2011. Stephanie Holmes-Winton on September 6, 2011. Dan Pink.
Learning from the Shard
FEBRUARY 15, 2011
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
JUNE 17, 2011
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
AUGUST 7, 2013
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
NOVEMBER 18, 2011
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
MARCH 13, 2011
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
DECEMBER 12, 2014
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
FEBRUARY 17, 2012
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
AUGUST 26, 2014
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
MAY 8, 2013
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.
New Study: When NBA Players Touch Teammates More, They and.
DECEMBER 19, 2010
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.