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Technology changes Everything

Jane Hart

Social learning

technology, change, and us

Harold Jarche

Soon, a technology like Bitcoin will be creating value that may exceed what the internet has created to date. call these Friday’s Finds.

The Top Ten Emerging Technologies of 2016

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

The technologies on the list are not new. Artificial Intelligence. The Internet of Things. Autonomous Vehicles. The Blockchain.

holistic technology

Harold Jarche

I first came across the work of Ursula Franklin through her CBC Massey Lecture series on The Real World of Technology. Technology

Technology and change.

Euen Semple

We are experiencing a seismic shift in how we see the world that is primarily social and cultural rather than simply technological. Sure the technology is helping, but it is meeting a need more often than it is creating it. We had to be ready for what the technology could do for us. We had understand its potential.

Leadership in a Changing World

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

What are the critical competencies needed to lead in our fast-changing business environment? Sustaining or disruptive? Ripple Intelligence.

changing with change

Harold Jarche

“ To change with change is the changeless state. gleonard : Technology vs Humanity: Friday's Findscall these Friday’s Finds.

The rapidly changing workplace

Harold Jarche

8) So what have I learned that will help us change our own experience of work? Anne Marie McEwan. The Stacey Matrix. Source: GP Training.

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Non-Technologists Agree: It’s the Technology

Andy McAfee

Both were written by first-rate researchers, none of whom specialize in studying the impact of technology. Both are in top journals.

The Dark Side of Technology

John Hagel

  Every talk or article coming out of Silicon Valley follows the prescribed template: start with a dazzling description of awesome new digital technologies and then proceed to explore all the wonderful benefits and opportunities that these technologies will bring to us. I’m going to do something different.  What do I mean?

Sunrise: The technologies that will change our lives

Ross Dawson

Yesterday morning I appeared on the Sunrise national breakfast program together with science broadcaster Dr Karl Kruszelnicki , being interviewed about the big ideas and new technologies that will change our lives. Future of retail Technology trendsThe video clip is below.

Nothing Has Changed. Everything Has Changed.

Charles Jennings

But we need wider fundamental changes if we’re to do so at speed and scale. So, what are these fundamental changes? Used with permission.

Changing the world of work

Harold Jarche

Change Agents Worldwide has just released its first ebook featuring 21 views on the future of work. – @chagww. – Thierry de Baillon.

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The enterprise technologies to watch in 2015

Dion Hinchcliffe

It's impressive how much the enterprise technology landscape has changed in just a year. While some priorities remain unchanged, important new players have emerged that business and IT leaders must consider in their plans this year

The Puzzling Technology Adoption Discrepancy Between Individuals and Institutions

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

That is no longer the case, because the increasing rate of change all around us is rapidly obsolescing knowledge.  Why is this happening? 

Harnessing the True Potential of Internet of Things Technology

John Hagel

Despite all the hype, businesses are still significantly under-estimating the business impact of Internet of Things (IoT) technology. Now, I'll use IoT technologies to illustrate how just one of many technologies will enable the evolution of business models. Current applications for this technology. Data to advice.

Traditional training structures are changing

Harold Jarche

The near future will look like the near past, with more complex social and technological connections inside and outside organizations.

The enterprise technologies to watch in 2015

Dion Hinchcliffe

It's impressive how much the enterprise technology landscape has changed in just a year. While some priorities remain unchanged, important new players have emerged that business and IT leaders must consider in their plans this year. Cloud

A Growing Backlash Against the Relentless Advances in Technology?

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Complex Systems Economic Issues Education and Talent Innovation Management and Leadership Political Issues Society and Culture Technology and Strateg

“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.

How can businesses keep up with tech change today?

Dion Hinchcliffe

With the digital world changing today faster than ever before, here's a look at what some top organizations are doing today to adapt more sustainably to the rapidly shifting technology landscape

Education Technology Strategies - Day One

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

lessons scripted around 1:1 laptop); IT issues - we were a Windows network, with everything on our own domain - we needed to open eg printing etc O - consumer technology far more accessible in 2012 esp. Using technology to find more (vs. the Macbook, Android - web-based applications, eg. Are remote labs effective? Which 6?"

The Myth of the Myth of Technological Unemployment

Andy McAfee

” Again, that looks like technological unemployment. He writes. Which is absolutely true and completely uncontroversial.

How technological and social change are feeding on each other in an accelerating spiral

Ross Dawson

On the face of it, much of this social change has been driven by technology. Yes, the forces of technological change are extraordinary.

The changing nature of work

Harold Jarche

In 2013, I was able to spend some time looking at the changing nature of work. References: the-post-job-economy. the-knowledge-sharing-paradox.

Payment Technologies: Past, Present and Future

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

The workshop was sponsored by UC Irvine’s Institute for Money, Technology and Financial Inclusion (IMTFI). 

an unstoppable force for change

Harold Jarche

As we shift our dominant communications medium from print to electric, our organizing methods must change as well. TIMN by David Ronfeldt.

5 facets of employees’ increasing technology expectations

Ross Dawson

spoke about how the evolving intersection of technology and society is shaping employees’ expectations, particularly in the technology they can use. wove a broader story about social change and its implications, though I briefly brought out five points on what employees expect from technology. 1. Excellence. Choice.

Technology and the Future of Media

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Digital technologies are not only giving rise to more distributed and inclusive models, but are also enabling alternative unilateral-like models. 

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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.

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. link].

Changing the very essence of learning in the organisation

Jane Hart

Transformation will only come from  changing the very essence of what learning means in the organisation. 4-29 April. 2-27 May. Social learnin

Online Systems for Behavior Change

Tony Karrer

I've always believe that to truly have impact on performance, we need to be experts at Behavior Change. Need to Change Behavior?

Game-Changing Basic Research: Benefits and Challenges

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Their job was to push the frontiers of knowledge by conducting basic research which would hopefully lead to exciting new technologies and ideas. 

PKM is not a technology

Harold Jarche

PKM is not a technology, an enterprise system, a piece of software, or a platform. The best technology for enabling PKM is the Internet.

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Blockchain - Once Again, the Technological Genie Has Been Unleashed from its Bottle

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Blockchain Revolution , his 16th book, now explains “How The Blockchain Will Transform Everything From Banking To Government To Our Identities.”.

Technology Spending Is On Its Way Down. Or It Isn’t. Or It Doesn’t Matter.

Andy McAfee

But I’m not so sure that the impact of digital technologies tapered off to the extent the graph above would have us believe. As he writes.

Better Education Through Technology

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

The immediate reaction of the typical Canadian (ie., me) on seeing a sight like this is to suggest that everybody would be better off with a little more investment in technology. But they could instead higher fewer people, pay them more, and use technology to make up the difference. The same could be said of any other technology.

Ch-ch-ch-changes

Clark Quinn

Is there an appetite for change in L&D? There really isn’t any burning desire for change, or willingness to move even if there is. There’s the brilliant world where the people who understand learning combine with the people who know technology and work together to enable organizations to flourish. This is a problem.

5 uncertainties that will shape the future of wearable technology

Ross Dawson

The rise of wearables is one of the biggest emerging trends in consumer technology. Over the last decade our primary interfaces with connected technology have shifted from fixed computers to devices that we can carry in our pockets or bags. Eyeglasses and writing are old technologies that augment our capabilities.