The Puzzling Technology Adoption Discrepancy Between Individuals and Institutions
DECEMBER 11, 2013
In the case of the 2013 Shift Index, the story centers on the puzzling discrepancy in technology adoption between individuals and organizations.
Serving Experience As The Product
SEPTEMBER 16, 2013
The experience is the product. Whether we talk about greeting cards, mobile apps, or vacation get-aways, the experience is the product.
The connected enterprise adoption curve
NOVEMBER 25, 2013
Mental models, behaviours and formal systems remain stubbornly resistant to change. These are the early adopters. [First.]
Generations, Social and Enterprise: adopt vs adapt
JULY 26, 2010
Do we adopt the industry standards? Employees arent used to adopting. Not willing to adopt, unable to adapt. Can you hear them?
Design Principles for Complex, Unpredictable, People Oriented Systems
APRIL 13, 2012
Analytical approaches work well when you have a pretty good understanding of the product you are developing or when you are dealing with a well defined problem. What do we mean by applying design principles to complex, unpredictable, people oriented systems and problems? At B-School? This is where we enter the world of design. .
Real Profitability Part II: classical System Integrators
JANUARY 16, 2011
One would expect consulting to be the product for these companies, and training / education being the R&D. Business or Pleasure? - dollar.
Digital Twin: Bringing the Physical and Digital Worlds Closer Together
NOVEMBER 28, 2016
It requires industrial companies to adopt a digital mindset that embraces what the Industrial Internet can offer in new growth opportunities.
Becoming a Data-Driven Business: Challenges and Opportunities
DECEMBER 19, 2016
It took several decades for electric appliances, the assembly line and mass production to emerge and help create whole new industries.
The Top Ten Emerging Technologies of 2016
AUGUST 16, 2016
But the many benefits of self-driving cars and trucks are so compelling that their widespread adoption is a question of when, not if.”.
The Evolution of the Internet of Very Smart Things
OCTOBER 15, 2014
The notion of IoT solutions built as centralized systems with trusted partners is now something of a fantasy.” . The cost of connectivity.
The (Uneven) Digitization of the US Economy
JANUARY 19, 2016
Digital innovation, adoption, and usage are evolving at a supercharged pace across the US economy,” notes the report in its opening paragraph. “As
The Continuing, Transformative Impact of IT
JUNE 12, 2013
Local companies and global businesses will develop products and services specifically aimed at these newly enfranchised consumers.
The Economic Potential of The Internet of Things
JULY 14, 2015
Human - Monitor and promote improved health, wellness, fitness, and productivity using personal wearable devices and appliances. Public Policy.
The Transformative Power of Cloud Computing
DECEMBER 12, 2016
With the advent of PCs, they moved to support less well defined, personal productivity applications like word processing and spreadsheets.
Intervention Design: Overcoming Stiff Resistance to a New, Disruptive Innovation
SEPTEMBER 29, 2015
A new product, especially a relatively revolutionary one, always involves a consequential bet by the management team giving it the green light.
Design Thinking and the Workplace Experience
OCTOBER 27, 2015
Design has long played a major role in product innovation. Collaboration, co-creation, co-production. Identify real and compelling needs.
The Evolution of Design Thinking
SEPTEMBER 22, 2015
It’s no longer just for products. The shift isn’t about aesthetics or product development. “It’s Adopting this perspective isn’t easy.
The Datafication of Business and Society
JUNE 9, 2015
Datafication is a fairly new concept associated with our recent data revolution. They can tell you if you’re likely to get diabetes.” .
The Internet, Blockchain, and the Evolution of Foundational Innovations
JANUARY 17, 2017
Contracts, transactions, and the records of them are among the defining structures in our economic, legal, and political systems.
Machine Learning and Knowledge Discovery
FEBRUARY 27, 2017
As new data is ingested, the system rewires itself based on whatever new patterns it now finds. This is necessary, but not sufficient.
How Will AI Likely Impact How We Work, Live and Play?
DECEMBER 5, 2016
The report is organized into three main sections. My previous discussion was primarily focused on Section I. Transportation. million people.
The Fourth Industrial Revolution
FEBRUARY 23, 2016
Systems impact : “The breadth and depth of these changes herald the transformation of entire systems of production, management, and governance.”.
The Complex Nature of Cloud-based Innovation
JUNE 25, 2014
Incremental investments in productivity don’t drive growth. But, cloud has not the easiest concept to grasp. I agree with these points. Scienti?c
I'm sorry, you're just not incompetent enough to get it
OCTOBER 16, 2012
Incompetence is the driver for all the systems around us. Your political system ? Your religious system ? Your work system ?
The Future of Financial Services
JUNE 23, 2015
The wide adoption of the Internet in the 1990s led not only to online banking, but paved the way for e-commerce. . Rapid Change/Many Suppliers.
Life Without eMail – 5th Year Progress Report – The Community, The Movement
MAY 6, 2013
Social Networking tools *do* make you ever so much more productive. Did I give up on giving up on corporate email? What happened? People do.
Two-Speed IT Architectures
NOVEMBER 9, 2015
Align technology and production systems with business goals. . Focus on agile product development to enhance customer engagements. .
The Rise of the T-Shaped Organization
DECEMBER 15, 2015
There are lots of unknowns because, early on, it’s not clear how the market for a new technology, product or service will develop.
The Blockchain and Open Innovation
JANUARY 12, 2016
Until the early 1990s, it was quite difficult to get different IT systems to talk to each other. Let me explain.
The Analog Foundations of the Digital Revolution
MAY 2, 2016
Where civil registration systems are weak or non-existent, many of the poor are simply not counted. All in all, it’s a mixed picture.
Adopting The No Asshole Rule: Don't Bother If The Words Are.
OCTOBER 7, 2011
The Observer | Business | You could be a genius - if only you had a good system. James Adams: Good Products, Bad Products: Essential Elements to Achieving Superior Quality. A Cool Old Study » Adopting The No Asshole Rule: Dont Bother If The Words Are Hollow. Bob Sutton. Book Me For A Speech. Brightsight Group.
Big-Bang Disruptions: The Innovator’s Dilemma in the Digital Economy
MARCH 12, 2014
Companies are now able to create products that are simultaneously better, cheaper and more appealing than those of competitors. As a result , “entire product lines and whole markets are now being created or destroyed overnight.” But now entire product lines - whole markets - are being created or destroyed overnight.
The Slow, Steady March Towards Digital Money
FEBRUARY 17, 2015
What factors affect the adoption of digital money around world, and how do they vary across different countries and regions?, it asks.
The Evolving Automotive Ecosystem
MARCH 31, 2015
As products become software-intensive and connected, complexity follows. Autonomous vehicles are only part of the story. Time will tell. .
The Evolution toward a Global Digital Money Ecosystem
JANUARY 16, 2013
Innovation in payments is a long journey from idea to ignition and adoption given the complexities associated with igniting innovation in payments.
Automation and Employment in the 21st Century
MARCH 7, 2017
The costs of developing and deploying these solutions will affect the business case for adoption. I’d like to discuss a few of these findings.
A Kind of Digital “Perfect Storm”
SEPTEMBER 4, 2013
Mobile is furthest along while cloud adoption is taking off. Lately, the latter kind of stories seem to predominate. IBM barely survived. .
A Growing Backlash Against the Relentless Advances in Technology?
JULY 2, 2014
Disruptive innovation is mostly about discovering new markets for new technologies, products and services. I looked forward to the article.
Some Puzzling Questions about Innovation in the Digital Economy
FEBRUARY 26, 2014
The bulk of the innovations in the industrial economy involved physical objects, physical systems and the physical world around us.
Reflections from 2011 – A World Without Email – The Documentary
JANUARY 6, 2012
But it doesn’t end up there just sharing those good practices, productivity tips and whatever other hacks on making the most out of email.