The Competitive Value of Data: From Analytics to Machine Learning
JANUARY 31, 2017
The competitive concerns surrounding these various platforms are closely linked to the concept of network effects. This is now coming to pass.
Using network perspectives to visualize changing culture and meaning
MARCH 11, 2012
I earlier shared one of his presentations in a post on how the culture of luxury is changing. Culture Networks (SXSW 2012).
Nonprofit Organizational Culture Eats Big Data for Lunch
SEPTEMBER 6, 2016
Culture Eats Big Data for Lunch – Guest Post by Steve MacLaughlin. Predictive Analytics. SECRETS TO SUCCESS. Spark. Kafka. NoSQL.
The role of informal social networks in building organizational creativity and innovation
AUGUST 8, 2011
However what I particularly picked up on was the report’s references to the use of social network analysis. Social networks Uncategorize
Beyond Free ? Open Learning in a Networked World
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
JULY 30, 2014
It''s not simply the money, but it''s the background, the expectations, the culture, and the values that money can buy." Open Policy Network.
The Continuing, Transformative Impact of IT
JUNE 12, 2013
The social matrix, the Internet of all things, big data and advanced analytics, and realizing anything as a services are the report’s top four trends.
The Evolution of the Internet of Very Smart Things
OCTOBER 15, 2014
Most IoT business models also hinge on the use of analytics to sell user data or targeted advertising. The cost of connectivity.
The Internet, Blockchain, and the Evolution of Foundational Innovations
JANUARY 17, 2017
Its packet switching architecture didn’t require pre-established connections, representing a major innovation over existing circuit switching networks.
Anticipating the Future of the IT Industry
MARCH 22, 2016
These early analytics applications dealt mostly with structured information. Data Centers → Cloud. Data Analysis → Data Science, Cognitive, AI.
Reflections on Storytelling
APRIL 17, 2013
Oral narratives were used by many ancient cultures as a way of passing along their traditions, beliefs and learning from generation to generation.
The Growing Value of Social Skills
NOVEMBER 24, 2015
I recently read a very interesting paper, The Growing Importance of Social Skills in the Labor Market , by Harvard professor David Deming.
The Digitization of the Economy
JANUARY 30, 2013
Complex Systems Economic Issues Education and Talent Innovation Management and Leadership Political Issues Smart Systems Society and Culture
Openness: Why learners should know about, and influence, how decisions are made about their learning
FEBRUARY 10, 2012
The theme of the event was on open source culture and whether the promises of open source have been oversold. Openness in response to change.
A Useful Framework for Analyzing the Impact of Technology on Jobs
SEPTEMBER 9, 2014
Complex Systems Data Science and Big Data Economic Issues Education and Talent Innovation Political Issues Society and Culture Technology and Strateg
A Kind of Digital “Perfect Storm”
SEPTEMBER 4, 2013
And while consumer social networks have been thriving for years, their use in business has been slower than expected. . IBM barely survived. .
Could the End of Moore’s Law Be Near? If so, What’s Next?
AUGUST 4, 2015
Human operators guided their specially designed robots via wireless networks over a difficult course, where they had to perform 8 tasks relevant to responding to a major disaster. . “It Artificial Intelligence Complex Systems Data Science and Big Data Economic Issues Innovation Smart Systems Society and Culture Technology and Strategy
practice, creativity, and insight
MAY 20, 2016
HughCards : “As the Internet makes everything cheaper, access to real networks (Harvard, Wall St., I call these Friday’s Finds.
Social Business in the Age of the Customer
OCTOBER 18, 2012
But, despite the widespread success of public social networks, many companies have been slow to embrace social media as an integral part of their workplace. Many companies are still struggling with this major cultural transition. What is the primary responsibility of a business? Customer value is different. its partners and customers.
Social Business: e-business 2.0. and Beyond
SEPTEMBER 15, 2011
Its basic definition is simple and practical: A Social Business embraces networks of people to create business value. This requires a coordinated, three-pronged approach, with leadership driving the initiative, human resources supporting the necessary cultural change, and IT providing the necessary tools. Let me explain. So, as Web 2.0
JANUARY 8, 2014
This lack of understanding is the major barrier to success in the network era. Who regulates the regulators? Human systems are complex.
The Changing Nature of Globalization in Our Hyperconnected, Knowledge-Intensive Economy
JUNE 18, 2014
McKinsey notes that: “The network of global flows is expanding rapidly as emerging economies join in. By 2025, 1.8 According to McKinsey: .
I Learned A Lot At My First-Ever F Up Nights
FEBRUARY 15, 2016
Of course beer is encouraged and naturally there is time for networking before and after the speakers. Don’t shoot the messenger!
The Science of Complex Systems
JULY 9, 2011
But the question was, in a bigger picture, to what extent can biology and social organization (which are both quintessential complex adaptive systems) be put in a more quantitative, analytic, mathematizable, predictive framework so that we can understand them in the way that we understand "simple physical systems"?” Let me explain. Amazing.
Future of work is complex, implicit and intangible
OCTOBER 9, 2013
But as organizations, markets, and society become networked, intangibles create more of our value and this is much more difficult to measure.
Making Facebook Groups Rock for Nonprofits – Guest Post by Miriam Brosseau
OCTOBER 7, 2011
How do I go from network weaver to empowering others to weave one another? Guest Post Networks Online CommunityPhoto by Laughing Squid.
The 20th Anniversary of Linux
AUGUST 24, 2011
We did not look at Linux as just another operating system any more than we looked at the Internet as just another network. The key challenge is how to tap into this cognitive surplus resource for creative, collaborative activities, - leveraging our online tools and social networking platforms. and the rest is history. Why is that?
IBM’s Trip to Become A Socially Integrated Enterprise
AUGUST 9, 2011
That’s an important aspect of the role predictive analytics will play as social analytics evolve. Are we there yet? SIE ).
I need some help
JANUARY 27, 2012
On February 8, I’ll be delivering a talk at TEDxEdmonton’s event Rethinking Open Source Culture. With the Society for Learning Analytics Research we recently posted a concept paper on developing an open learning analytics architecture (.pdf). Or is open source culture here to stay? I’m not a programmer.
Yes, please meet the Chief Executive Customer
JUNE 19, 2012
The third is “Design your culture and brand so they are authentically one.” Looks like IBM and I are in agreement.
Do you want fries with that?
MAY 11, 2012
Governance in a Networked World : SNA is an 80+ year old science but has been largely ignored by the social analytics community. label.
Grappling with Knowledge
MARCH 23, 2012
They think they can apply analytic reductionism to complex phenomena like knowledge, networks and value. Image: Mimi and Eunice.
Online Community Purpose Checklist | Full Circle Associates
JANUARY 14, 2010
If the group is part of a larger organization, is the purpose consistent with organizational goals and culture? Please write it down here.
My Old Online Facilitation Workshop Materials | Full Circle Associates
DECEMBER 30, 2009
In a way, they are a glimpse back into the early days of the practice of online facilitation. Tim Bonnemann on 30 Dec 2009 at 10:33 am This is great!
Innovation in an Age of Austerity
DECEMBER 16, 2010
I discussed some of the major technologies that are transforming the world of services, including mobile devices, broadband wireless networks, information analysis and cloud computing. A similar point was made later in the day by Mary Walshok , who gave a talk on Unraveling the Cultural and Social dynamics of Regional Innovation Systems.
How to evaluate social and informal learning
MARCH 8, 2011
We already know many ways to make networks more effective. For example, take one aspect of a purposeful enterprise network, profiling.
Becoming a Digital Business: Progress and Obstacles
AUGUST 28, 2013
Big data and advanced analytics is another digital business trend that has made significant progress in the past year. This is not surprising.
MOOCs for Development - Day 2
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
APRIL 11, 2014
Networks of learning clusters: - problems: physical accessibility problems - transportation, long working days, living conditions, internet - approach - network of learning centres in close walking distance - to establish community college edu - local social sypport for learning - social learning incubator MOOCs come. the authors?
Hope for HP's Culture - Bob Sutton
MARCH 10, 2011
Forbes.com Video Network: Weed Out the Bad Seed. Davenport: Competing on Analytics: The New Science of Winning. The Power of Observing and Talking to Real Humans » Hope for HPs Culture. Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Hope for HPs Culture : Comments. Forbes.com Video Network: Weed Out the Bad Seed.
The New Era of Smart, Connected Products
NOVEMBER 26, 2014
Business strategy : Should the company fully or partially disintermediate distribution channels or service networks?; . I totally agree.
The 2016 Look at the Future of Online Learning
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
MARCH 4, 2016
So while I did not predict that the internet would become the largest distribution network for cat photos in history, this development would not have surprised me a bit. Handheld, mobile and integrated devices will continue to develop and become the de facto tools for learning, communication and peer networking. It's a beautiful thing.