Notes from 2004
JANUARY 8, 2011
I was listening to an interview with Steven Johnson on CBC Spark and he suggested that it’s a good practice to take regular notes (like my blog) but also important to review them regularly. I’ve gone through my 2004 posts, which was my first year of full-time blogging on this site, and here is what still remains interesting.
A Growing Backlash Against the Relentless Advances in Technology?
JULY 2, 2014
Complex Systems Economic Issues Education and Talent Innovation Management and Leadership Political Issues Society and Culture Technology and Strateg
How technology is transforming events
NOVEMBER 29, 2011
One of my speaking bureau just asked me to provide them with a few quick ideas on how technology is changing events, as one of their key clients is having an internal meeting to discuss their future use of technology in events. Business relationships Social networks Technology trendsVoting on content to be covered.
Education Technology Strategies - Day Two
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
FEBRUARY 4, 2015
So the Achieving Excellents has four major objectives: - achieving excellence - ensuring equity - promoting well-being - competence We''ve also been partnering with the Council of Directors of Educations (CODE - ''superintendants'') - this boosts what we know about technology and enabling innovations. How do we build on this? From 68%.
Is Design Thinking the “New Liberal Arts”?
OCTOBER 31, 2016
The types of solutions that emerge from engineering thinking usually involve a new technology (e.g., Let me explain.
Separating advertising’s wheat and chaff
AUGUST 12, 2015
In their landmark study, “The Waste in Advertising is the Part that Works” ( Journal of Advertising Research , December, 2004, pp.
An Amazing Story About a Certified Asshole on This American Life.
NOVEMBER 21, 2010
Stanford Technology Ventures Program (STVP). Center for Work, Technology and Organization. Dorf & Byers: Technology Ventures. Bringing Creativity to Organizations| Bob Sutton|Stanford Technology Ventures. Bob Sutton. About Subscribe to this blogs feed Email Me Follow Me @ work_matters. Book Me For A Speech. Search. Again?
The Giant Zero
JUNE 1, 2015
Way back in 2004, I asked him to draw me the Internet, and that’s what he did. Future Geography Geology history infrastructure Internet IoT TechnologyMany years ago, Craig Burton shared the best metaphor for the Internet that I have ever heard, or seen in my head. He called it hollow sphere: a giant three-dimensional zero.
human networks connect through empathy
JULY 4, 2016
The technology is available. We are only as good as our networks. Our decisions reflect the diversity of our networks. We just need the will.
“IT Doesn’t Matter” Ten Years Later
MAY 23, 2013
has entered the post-technology era. It is not that technology itself no longer matters, he explained.
The latest robots are virtually indistinguishable from people
MARCH 7, 2011
When we look back at some of the earlier Geminoid robots (see videos at the bottom), it is amazing how far the technology has progressed.
Can Innovation Continue to Drive Long-Term Economic Growth?
JANUARY 23, 2013
Productivity is generally driven by innovative ways of leveraging workers and resources through technological, organizational and policy advances.
Thanks for the code
MAY 12, 2012
My self-hosted blog started in 2004 using the Drupal CMS and I later switched to WordPress , which made it much easier to manage. Technology
For personal data, use value beats sale value
FEBRUARY 13, 2012
Business Future Ideas Personal Technology VRMShould you manage your personal data just so you can sell it to marketers? And just because somebody’s already buying it anyway, why not?) He writes, People have been willing to give away their data while the companies make money. Maybe a discounted vacation, or a cash payment.
Informal Learning Technology
MAY 11, 2009
There's a fantastic post by Stephen Downes - New Technology Supporting Informal Learning. So as you read this, keep in mind that Stephen was primarily talking about technology that can support a Formal Learning Event that heavily leverages Informal / Social Learning as it's primary mechanism. eLearning Technology.
are you prepared?
JANUARY 6, 2015
Major technological advances, like the printing press or the Internet, create economic volatility. This is no longer the norm. Are you prepared?
Seven years and 95 theses
FEBRUARY 20, 2011
2004 - Lee LeFever hits the nail on the head with this Esse Quam Videre (to be rather than seem) post about weblogging in business. At them.
NB advanced learning technologies sector
APRIL 29, 2009
If you read the Telegraph-Journal you’ll find my comments in today’s story, Technology solution must be industry led : Harold Jarche … who has long worked in the sector, authored two previous reports for government on advanced learning technologies and now consults largely outside New Brunswick, took issue with that suggestion.
Education, Technology and Myth
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
AUGUST 27, 2006
Responding to Norm Friesen, E-Learning Myth #2: Technology Drives Educational Change In this post, various propositions have been collected under a single heading. From the text: It is often said or implied that technology or technological change impact education. So I conclude that technology changes education. will be?)
Bring on The Live Web
FEBRUARY 18, 2011
Berkman Blogging Books Cluetrain Future Life Links Live Web Technology VRM infrastructureThe Web we had then was mostly a static one. No thanks.
Heads you win, tails you lose
MAY 22, 2010
Tags: Technology Work
Google+ and the Unsettled World of Social Media
JULY 13, 2011
technologies is not yet anywhere near complete — we’ve not yet seen all the important innovations. Me, neither.
Money Doesn't Necessarily Buy Competitive Advantage
MAY 28, 2011
These include the ability to gain insights into customer needs and to understand the potential relevance of emerging technologies at the ideation stage, to engage actively with customers to prove the validity of concepts during product development, and to work with pilot users to roll out products carefully during commercialization.”
A New Style of Work
JULY 24, 2011
Tom himself made such a transition when in 2004 he left his position as the Silicon Valley reporter for the Financial Times to found Silicon Valley Watcher , one of the first journalists to leave a position with a major newspapers to make a living as a journalist blogger. In some ways, this is the way Hollywood has been working for decades.
SWITCH festival shows the power and potential of cross-industry collaboration
AUGUST 20, 2015
I first met Mark Zawacki when I did the opening keynote at the ANZA Technology Conference in Silicon Valley in 2004, and Mark was also a speaker at the event. Mark has since founded the highly-regarded corporate accelerator 650Labs , which helps leading global corporates to drive innovation.
Organizations, work, and learning
DECEMBER 23, 2014
They cover the main themes of organizations, work, and learning, that I have been discussing on this blog since 2004. Management in networks.
70:20:10 - Beyond the Blend
MAY 5, 2015
However, the incorporation of technology into learning or training delivery has given blended learning a boost. University of Salford, UK.
MARCH 10, 2014
jarche.com March 2004. Technology Work If this site is popular, it is because of the content, not the design. jarche.com Feb 2007.
Enterprise 2.0 and Social Business are Hollow Shells without Democracy
FEBRUARY 8, 2012
Thomas Malone, in The Future of Work (2004) envisaged four potential organizational models for the network era: Loose hierarchies.
Steven Berlin Johnson
OCTOBER 25, 2011
blog post I had written about Devonthink in 2004 had included this little riff: The other thing that would be fascinating would be to open up these personal libraries to the external world. I have been dreaming about new tools that would help me capture what I was reading for almost as long I have been reading. It’s a social commonplace book.
Hidden Wealth: Science, Technology and Services Innovation in the 21st Century
AUGUST 14, 2009
This excellent report represents the findings of a major study on the role of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) to innovation in the services sector. It is one of the most comprehensive investigations of the impact of services innovation in the 21st century. Why is that? Not so with services. This means it is very dif?cult
Reflections on the early days of social networking as LinkedIn reaches 100 million users
MARCH 27, 2011
From there, Friendster was founded in 2002, LinkedIn and MySpace in 2003, and Facebook in 2004. In February 2004, the same month that Facebook launched, I gave a presentation on The Rise of Social Networking Technologies (incidentally the second presentation ever at the Innovation Bay network). Some have flourished.
Analysis and Support of MOOCs
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
NOVEMBER 5, 2015
Indeed, you could attend one of our MOOCs from beginning to end without even visiting the platform, solely through the use of syndication technologies like RSS. My contributions to the Network Learning 'Hot Seat' addressing the question, "How do we analyse and support the networked interactions of thousands of people learning together?"
I Learned A Lot At My First-Ever F Up Nights
FEBRUARY 15, 2016
” In 2004, Clayton was COO of a web development shop called Mercurial Communications. Don’t shoot the messenger! Todd Dunlop.
Irving Wladawsky-Berger: Some Thoughts on Multidisciplinary Innovation
NOVEMBER 12, 2007
Irving Wladawsky-Berger A collection of observations, news and resources on the changing nature of innovation, technology, leadership, and other subjects. Home Archives Subscribe « Business Innovation and Storytelling | Main | Becoming an Innovation Leader – Is There More than One Style? This is not surprising. Why is it so difficult?
Is leadership an emergent property?
OCTOBER 13, 2011
Ideas lead technology. Technology leads organizations. Tweet Note: this post is in early Beta. The ideology will come later.
Open Education, MOOCs, and Opportunities
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
DECEMBER 12, 2014
Reusable Learning Resources The initial development of online learning technology began at scale with the development of the learning management system (LMS) in the mid-1990s. SCORM 2004 remains the dominant learning resources specification in both the corporate and academic learning technology marketplace to this day. CCK11.
Irving Wladawsky-Berger: GIO 3.0 - The 2007 Global Innovation Outlook
MARCH 19, 2007
EMPAC is described as "a place and a program where the arts challenge and alter our technology, and technology challenges and alters the arts."
Harold Jarche » Big Consulting Companies Jumping on Bandwagon 2.0
DECEMBER 17, 2008
technology ? Home About Consulting Contact Key Posts Clients Toolbox Français Harold Jarche Entries RSS | Comments RSS Subscribe by e-mail Twitter Faves planetrussell: "Globalization creates interlocking fragility, while giving the appearance of stability." " —Nassim Nicholas Taleb, PhD. The game is afoot! Canada
Remote Sex: the perfect Valentine’s Day present
FEBRUARY 12, 2012
Our online magazine FutureofSex.net explores this fascinating aspect of the intersection of technology and society. Now technology can be used to connect people in intimate way they probably never dreamed of.”. The new technologies of remote sex can bring them together over any distance.”. link]. link]. About Ross Dawson.