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Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: From Push to Pull

John Hagel

These are not just isolated examples - powerful forces are shaping the need for an alternative approach to mobilizing resources. Key concepts.

Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Process versus Practice

John Hagel

Business processes were the primary focus of business performance and companies generated considerable cost savings from this focus.

Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: The World Is Spiky

John Hagel

The workers who are the core of any economic process have no voice in it. We have workers in India handling the welfare processes in the USA.

Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Druckers Gone

John Hagel

Processes. Drucker also took a process view of the world. People and dynamic processes are complicated enough. Dont Count On It.

Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Innovation and R&D

John Hagel

This immediately narrows the focus to product innovation and largely ignores process and business model innovation. Dont Count On It. Right on!

Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Bra Blowback

John Hagel

Top Form has already made a lot of progress in rapidly improving its design and production processes. Dont Count On It. Please try again.

Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Onshore Manufacturing

John Hagel

They should check out Louis Uchitelle’s article “If You Can Make It Here.” in the September 4, 2005 issue of the New York Times. Many U.S.

Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Patterns of Business Innovation in China and India

John Hagel

They have innovated both in terms of products and processes. Dont Count On It. company, Cummins Inc., These U.S. approach. keep up it.

Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Goldhaber and Attention Economy

John Hagel

For example, he anticipated that all organizations would become temporary and that money would diminish in importance as a medium of exchange.


Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Journalism, like science, is thus defined not by its subject area, nor even its point of view, but by its process and methodology. Their political objectives sway them to lavish their attention on the one side, which may be, for example, the counter-demonstrators, so much so that any resemblance to reality is lost in the process.

The Paucity of Intelligent Design

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

To be sure, an instance of Sanata within the domain of math - the calculus version of flying reindeer, for example - would pose a problem for math. But it's not like science cannot handle such counter-examples. It contends that the processes of life are so specific and carefully ordered that they must reflect deliberate action.


Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

There [is a] remarkable similarity between the map of Africa's civil wars and the map of its precious resources: the Democratic Republic of the Congo (gold and diamonds), Angola (diamonds and oil), Sudan (oil), Sierra Leone (diamonds) and Liberia (diamond trafficking and timber) are the most obvious examples. For AIDS in Afghanistan, is it?"

Timing is Everything

Jay Cross

For example, I’m a future thinker. Making sound decisions The Future The process of Innovation Time Try it. They are reflective.

Transforming the Nighttime Experience for Homeless Children, One Tote Bag at a Time

Adaptive Path

Project Night Night was started in 2005 by Kendra Stitt Robins. Homelessness is a condition that affects 1.5

Scaling the Heights of Language, its Learning, and its Teaching

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

The example of a murmuration is an example of complexity. Algar 2005 p. Fractals emerge from dynamic processes that are recurrent.

Knowledge sharing paradox revisited

Harold Jarche

– Dave Pollard (2005). Stephen Downes is an excellent example of personal knowledge-sharing, as well as Rob Paterson and Luis Suarez.

build your own edge

Harold Jarche

One example of using the collective wisdom of an organization is to map a path forward. Every one of the major challenges facing us is complex.

The (Uneven) Digitization of the US Economy

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Digital technologies are all around us, - increasingly ubiquitous and commoditized.   But, are they a major source of competitive differentiation ? 

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The Smart Worker : shares what s/he learns

Jane Hart

Tweet. The three previous posts in this series were: The Smart Worker : learns continuously with social media. Summary.

Social Computing Guidelines and Why You Would Still Need Them

Luis Suarez

Let’s take, for example, Twitter. May 2005. . Really? Haven’t we learned much from the last 10 years or so? Bless them … .

Australia’s continued rise as a global hub for crowdsourcing

Ross Dawson

Sydney Morning Herald has an excellent article which points to the bigger picture in which Kaggle is operating, and includes many examples of the innovative ways its platform is being used. All aspects of the innovation and commercialization process need to access global best-of-breed talent from the outset.

More Reflections on SharePoint and Picking Technology | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

feature is something that makes a tool usable. ) For example, a wiki is a tool. These are examples of features. My folders. Your folders.

Mass Collaboration Workshop, Day Two

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

An example is social tagging networks. 2005). Response: I don''t think it is completely different - when you read an article, I understand some, I don''t understand some, I try to use it - I would lable this a collaborative process. And can these processes be disassociated using practically significant variables? Study 2.

Harold Jarche » Big Consulting Companies Jumping on Bandwagon 2.0

Harold Jarche

For example, what exactly is “Advanced&# Web 2.0 Selling large scale engagements (capable of supporting lots of billable hours) requires the ability to promise a process (for example, best practices) rather than results. " —Nassim Nicholas Taleb, PhD. link] ConstellationW hjarche: Want to change education? Canada

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Patent Activity and the State of US Innovation

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

inventors of granted patents since 1976 and 82 percent since 2005.  Then last year, in a provocative paper, Is US economic growth over?

On the Three or Four Problems of Connectivism

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

This listing does not include my work published in academic books (for example, ''The Role of Open Educational Resources in Personal Learning'', in Open Educational Resources: Innovation, Research and Practice , published this year by Athabasca University Press). Internally, we can appear to examples of self-organization.

What blogging was

David Weinberger

For example, the blogosphere (remember when that was word?) as I knew it didn’t count LiveJournal as a blogging service, I think because it wasn’t “writerly” enough, and because of demographic differences that themselves reflect several other biases. Fellow Hours are private. No, this is not ironic.) Presence.

What Will Life Be Like in an AI Future?

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

People have long argued about the future impact of technology.  What will life be like in such an AI future? What happens then?

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Response to Dron

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

The four learning mechanisms I described in my ''Connectionism as Learning Theory'' paper are all to be found in Rumelhart and McClelland''s Parallel Distributed Processing , the influential two-volume tome of connectionism and the basis for the industry that has sprung up around these ideas since. wish that were true. Everyone knew that.

What do the events in Egypt mean for business?

Steve Denning

economy in the period from 1980 to 2005. What do these events mean for business? What kills imperial administrations: economics.

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More on replacing business travel from Jessica Lipnack | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Her emphasis on the social processes resonates. Then I saw this post on Facebook by NetTeams wizardess, Jessica Lipnack. Twenty percent? Relief!

Becoming a Digital Business: Progress and Obstacles

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Notably, respondents report increased use of data to improve decision making, R&D processes, and budgeting and forecasting. 

The Day SAP Ruined a Good Thing

Dan Pontefract

The group that was actually talking about and developing/delivering ‘social learning’ as early as 2005 was no more. It made it like a family.

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What makes an extravert?

Mind Hacks

It’s all to do with how the brain processes rewards. Researchers lead by Michael Cohen, now of the University of Amsterdam, were able to test these ideas in a paper published in 2005. The results confirm the theory – extroverts process surprising rewards differently. fundamental question remains – what makes an extrovert?

How traditional management is killing microcredit

Steve Denning

It has happened in knowledge management, in lean manufacturing, in marketing and in innovation itself. What would delight them? Please try again.

MOOC - The Resurgence of Community in Online Learning

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

The phenomenon of ''wrapped MOOCs'' will be described, and Downes will outline several examples of local support for global MOOCs. The implications for the French-speaking world of distance education will be considered, and Downes will outline strategies and examples of the use of MOOCs to promote linguistic diversity. What is a MOOC?

Education Technology Strategies - Day One

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

cost effective - wan''t our goal, our goal was access - 2005 - Lindsay & Good - simulations just as good or worse than traditional labs - remote labs were just as good or better than traditional - 2007 - Corter et. the Macbook, Android - web-based applications, eg. Are remote labs effective? The vessel of course is people like me, or you.

The Future of Online Learning: Ten Years On

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Bandwidth is in the process of becoming ubiquitous, and though we may complain about the price, it is already, relatively speaking, cheap. Processing Computers have as well become more reliable. report from Gartner Consulting, for example, suggests that Windows Vista is collapsing under its own weight. Web 2.0

Why doesn’t management advance?

Steve Denning

Notorious examples include: The headline article, How To Fix Capitalism (HBR, January 2011). economy in the period from 1980 to 2005. For example, this is the major weakness of the Porter/Kramer article entitled “ How to Fix Capitalism ” on "shared value": it is written from an inside-out perspective of making money for shareholders.).

Social Reputation in the Age of Globalization

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

But then, the scandal went viral seemingly overnight and reached its current critical stage when early in July of 2011 it was revealed that the hacking extended to the phones of ordinary citizens, including a murdered school girl , relatives of deceased British soldiers and victims of the London bombings of July 7, 2005.  Second:  “.