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Fourteen game-changing enterprise products for 2014

Dion Hinchcliffe

As enterprise technology often struggles to keep up with the consumer world, here are the high impact products breaking into the mainstream with excellent chance to help companies keep up and get ahead. CXO Cloud Emerging Tech IT Priorities Software Tech Industry

Serving Experience As The Product

Adaptive Path

The experience is the product. Whether we talk about greeting cards, mobile apps, or vacation get-aways, the experience is the product.

changing with change

Harold Jarche

“ To change with change is the changeless state. call these Friday’s Finds. – Bruce Lee” via @janhoglund. Get feedback.

UX Week 2014 Keynote Josh Clark on the Future of Digital Product Design

Adaptive Path

In this interview, Josh and I talk about the current trends in digital product design, and where those trends might be heading.

The New Era of Smart, Connected Products

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

These new types of products alter industry structure and the nature of competition, exposing companies to new competitive opportunities and threats. 

Five Ways People Adopt And Love Change

Adaptive Path

Is it that users just hate change ? Oh dear Lord. The new experience. His findings are complied in his tome, Diffusion of Innovations. link].

Behavior Change as Value Proposition

Adaptive Path

There's a lot of academic research around the areas of persuasive technology and design for behavior change. These are "dumb products."

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Cloud, Services and the Transformation of Production

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

What do we mean by the production of services ?  Production includes both manufacturing and ICT-enabled services. 

9 Ways To Increase Your Productivity While Working From Home

Luis Suarez

IBM Knowledge Tools Learning Personal KM Productivity Tools Social ComputingHowever, it * does* work! And I’m loving it! Priceless! Grrr).

“We made up these rules, and we can change them”

Harold Jarche

We made up these rules, and we can change them. We need to base all of our organizations on the principle of temporary, negotiated hierarchies.

Learning is the main driver for productivity

Harold Jarche

EskoKilpi – “Learning is the main driver for productivity. ” by @snowded. It matters who you teach. ” by @JayCross.

Creating an architecture for change

Dave Snowden

Those systems were a product of local interaction over time, not the imposition of a pre-determined model. Those will be local. Reflections

Nonprofit Blog Carnival: Personal Productivity Tips for Nonprofits

Beth Kanter

How are nonprofits folks strengthening their personal productivity muscles in 2015? Personal Productivity Mindsets. Mindfulness

Total Institutions, Productivity, and Unemployment

Bob Sutton

  But I think that everyone could benefit from a change in such norms.   Is there any hope for change here?  This isn't an original idea, but it has been gnawing at me lately.    As we all know, unemployment in the U.S. remains frighteningly high -- and is in worse in many parts of Europe. 

Products

Clark Quinn

I don’t usually talk about products, particularly ones I’ve received as opposed to have chosen. The nice thing as opposed to the apps is that it works where there isn’t cellphone connectivity. The interface generally maps well to my goals, and I can usually figure out how to do the unusual things. Caveat emptor.

Changing the mechanistic mindset

Harold Jarche

Work is changing as we get more connected. Visualization is a powerful change agent. think this may be a long response, Mike. OrgDevTal

Economic structural change is NOT industry compositional change

Ross Dawson

In preliminary conversations with one group I encountered a very common and deeply misleading view of how business is changing today.

Using network perspectives to visualize changing culture and meaning

Ross Dawson

earlier shared one of his presentations in a post on how the culture of luxury is changing. Culture Networks (SXSW 2012).

Healthy and Productive Meetings: Free Guidestar Webinar on Feb. 12th

Beth Kanter

made a commitment to change. ” I have cut out non-productive work time where I sit at my desk and can’t concentrate! I hours. All

Change or die

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

This is a total phase change. There are others that are hiring new kinds of leaders, and they are changing in a big way. LX Briefing.

70:20:10 – Above All Else It’s a Change Agent

Charles Jennings

“Progress is impossible without change; and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.” Why Use Numbers, Then?

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Measuring the Forces of Long Term Change

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Intel co-founder Gordon Moore described what became known as Moore’s Law in a 1965 paper where he observed that the number of components in integrated circuits had doubled every year since their invention in 1958, and predicted that the trend would continue for at least ten years, a prediction he subsequently changed to a doubling every two years. 

Why Do We Keep Insisting On Killing Productivity?

Luis Suarez

decided to kill my own productivity? That, right there, is already 8 hours of lost productivity! Well, how can I put it? And here is why.

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How is the culture of luxury changing?

Ross Dawson

Coming out of a major financial crisis and possibly into another one, these attributes change. It is also in many ways the opposite of poverty.

Embracing Disruptive Change - Why Is it So Difficult?

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Transformative change comes naturally to young companies, as it generally does to young people.  Circling the Wagons. Management Challenges.

Fourteen game-changing enterprise products for 2014

Dion Hinchcliffe

As enterprise technology often struggles to keep up with the consumer world, here are the high impact products breaking into the mainstream with excellent chance to help companies keep up and get ahead. Enterprise Software

Cloud and “Game Changing” Business Innovation

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

According to the report “cloud empowers six potentially game changing business enablers”: . market adaptability - rapid prototyping and innovation to quickly respond to rapidly changing market conditions; . books is another widely used, game changing cloud application that is already transforming the book publishing industry. 

Services, Production and Clouds

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

This is profoundly changing the nature of business and just about all other institutions in society, as  they increasingly turn to IT-based services to add value to their offerings. Services were once seen as a sinkhole of the economy, immune to significant technological or organizationally driven productivity increases.  Kushida.

Travelling for work: 7 principles for productivity and value

Ross Dawson

Wherever I go I look around myself continuously to learn from what I see, whoever I meet I ask about what they are seeing change, whatever companies I engage with I observe their unique culture and experiences. This week I will be at home all week. Travel allows us to open out our perceptions and thinking. We all get caught up in routines.

To Really Drive Enterprise 2.0 Forward We Need A Behaviour Change

Dan Pontefract

Why do I land on productive, and not collaborative, or engaged, or learned, or reciprocal, or connected? Being more productive is the end game.

Some fundamental changes

Harold Jarche

The initial thesis of The Cluetrain Manifesto is that markets are conversations, but I think that theses 10 through 12 describe the big potential change in relationships brought on by the Internet. #10. Participation in a networked market changes people fundamentally. #11. That change has to start with people. ” in Quora.

The lowdown on Pastiche™ 1.2 from the product developer

Dawn of Learning

Keeping true to that process we just released a new version to the App Store last week.  This release also includes a few minor design improvements.

Game-Changing Basic Research: Benefits and Challenges

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Over time, the innovations moved from the research labs to product development, and from there to the marketplace.  Can they be stopped?”  .

A cool new (free!) productivity tool | Daniel Pink

Dan Pink

Pink is the author of four provocative bestselling books about the changing world of work. Personal Productivity (14). Dan Pink. Contact.

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Chief Learning Officer Job Description: Change Needed

Dan Pontefract

The CCLO, (and corresponding virtual team) therefore, needs to become the key cog in the wheel of organizational cultural change. concepts.

A product’s experience goes beyond User Experience

Adaptive Path

The experience of a device reaches well beyond a person’s relationship with the product. Nearly every consumer product is designed to live within an ecosystem. When designing a product, it’s important to recognize (at least) three things. Second, the ecosystem that this product lives within. Flame on.

Changing the Book game

Clark Quinn

They’ve set a price cap (ok, perhaps just for high school, to begin ), and a richer target product. That may change,  however. What Apple did to the music industry is  a closer analogy to what is happening here than what they did to the phone industry, however. They have *kind* of done that with Garage Band,  but this is easier.

Can a 5-minute exercise double your productivity? | Daniel Pink

Dan Pink

Pink is the author of four provocative bestselling books about the changing world of work. Personal Productivity (14). Dan Pink. Contact.

3 equations that can change your life | Daniel Pink

Dan Pink

Pink is the author of four provocative bestselling books about the changing world of work. Personal Productivity (14). Dan Pink. Contact.

Does Your Nonprofit Suffer from a Culture of Sitting? How To Change It

Beth Kanter

Yet, many nonprofits are loosing productivity and less creative because they are trapped in a culture of sitting. Use the stairs when possible.