Social Learning, Complexity and the Enterprise
APRIL 20, 2011
Our relationship with knowledge is changing as our work becomes more intangible and complex. Complexity: the new normal. Social learning.
The Firm as a Large, Complex, Extended Family
SEPTEMBER 18, 2013
Complex Systems Data Science and Big Data Economic Issues Education and Talent Management and Leadership Political Issues Society and Culture
Preparing Students for an Increasingly Complex Business World
DECEMBER 23, 2014
Are engineering and management schools adequately preparing students for our fast-changing, highly complex business world?
PKM is making sense of complexity
DECEMBER 15, 2013
It is in making sense of complexity. agree. Periodically you relax the constraints again to allow new possibilities to emerge.
Big Data, Complex Systems and Quantum Mechanics
DECEMBER 7, 2012
What are some of these limitations? In thinking about this question over the last few years, I started to notice that a number of subtle, non-intuitive concepts that I learned many years ago as a physics student seem to apply to the world of big data and information-based predictions in highly complex systems. Let me explain. .
[liveblog][act-tiac] A federal portal in the age of search?
OCTOBER 26, 2015
“In a world where everyone can search and has apps, is a web portal relevant?,” Now people arrive through search. People are surprised when it’s complex. Someone has a general idea, but not informed enough to search. 3. Sarah Crane , Dir., ” she asks. NOTE: Live-blogging. Getting things wrong.
Learning to Apply Data Science to Business Problems
DECEMBER 29, 2015
Furthermore, data science is a highly complex discipline, a veritable mashup of several different fields.
Design Thinking and the Workplace Experience
OCTOBER 27, 2015
Complex Systems Economic Issues Education and Talent Innovation Management and Leadership Services Innovation Technology and Strategy
The Coming Robotics Revolution
MARCH 8, 2016
Hi, Robot: Work and Life in the Age of Automation , reads the Hamlet-inspired cover of the July, 2105 issue of Foreign Affairs.
Trust and the On-Demand Economy
DECEMBER 22, 2015
Complex Systems Economic Issues Innovation Management and Leadership Political Issues Services Innovation Society and Culture Technology and Strategy
Why Some Work Groups Thrive While Others Falter
APRIL 25, 2016
These include solving problems, comprehending complex ideas, reasoning and planing, learning quickly, adapting to new situations, and so on.
The Importance of Empathy in Our Services-Centric, People-Oriented Economy
OCTOBER 6, 2015
Complex Systems Economic Issues Education and Talent Management and Leadership Media and Communications Society and CultureThis will take time.
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.” .
Anticipating the Future of the IT Industry
MARCH 22, 2016
How can we best anticipate the future of a complex, fast changing industry like IT? Data Centers → Cloud.
Knowledge Management for Decision Memories
AUGUST 5, 2013
Unfortunately, no records were available to search the rejected compound database and find ones that met the new criteria. complexity PKM Work
The Evolution of the Internet of Very Smart Things
OCTOBER 15, 2014
Cisco calls it fog computing , an allusion to what happens to clouds as they get closer to the ground. . The cost of connectivity. Not future-proof.
The future is connected, messy, loose and open
FEBRUARY 26, 2013
What is most amazing is that now we can learn about these things with a simple search or click. complexity SocialLearningImage by Waldir.
AUGUST 14, 2009
Search engines are easier because they have already trained us how to talk to them. We eventually learn that quoting a phrase searches for exactly that phrase. Google has enough dominance in the market that its syntax influences other search engines. and questions marks or not. only wish the pidgin were more uniform and useful.
“Complicated” vs. “Complex”
DECEMBER 9, 2013
The background: A gentleman who makes a living “reducing complexity” for IT systems keeps running into some of us on Twitter who study complexity. The ask: There is a group of complexity aficionados that criticize my use of the word “complexity.” Simplicity is the absence of complexity.
The Continuing, Transformative Impact of IT
JUNE 12, 2013
There are few surprises. Disruptive innovations take time to play out. Its potential for driving business innovation remains untapped.
Computing Beyond Moore’s Law
APRIL 5, 2016
Cloud Computing Complex Systems Economic Issues Innovation Smart Systems Technology and StrategySoftware. Why is this happening now,?” he asked.
The MIT Inclusive Innovation Competition
MARCH 14, 2016
The future of work and jobs is one of the major areas being addressed by IDE. What will the workforce of the future look like?; Examples abound.
The Prosperity Puzzle
MAY 31, 2016
Complex Systems Data Science and Big Data Economic Issues Political Issues Society and CultureThe History of Lighting Suggests Not.
Lean Principles in the Digital Economy
AUGUST 6, 2014
But, this push economy is fading fast in our complex, integrated, fast changing world.
The Rise of the On-Demand Economy
MARCH 10, 2015
Having a good job meant working for one such company. Some 53m American workers already work as freelances.”. asks The Economist.
The Future of Financial Services
JUNE 23, 2015
Why include money in such an exhibit? Money was later invented as a store of value and a medium of exchange to make commerce more efficient.
The MIT Second Machine Age Conference
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
Some of these ubiquitous robots will be used in search-and-rescue operations while others might help us fold the laundry.
The Future of Jobs in the Digital Economy
DECEMBER 19, 2012
Since the advent of the financial crisis around five years ago, we have been searching for answers to these very important questions.
Reinventing Society in the Wake of Big Data
MARCH 20, 2013
Most people think that big data is about what people do online, like posts on Facebook or searches on Google. But, is it worth it?
The Era of Cognitive Computing
JUNE 26, 2013
Can it help us understand our incredible complex economies and societies? . What is it telling us about the environment we live in? players.
Innovating our way out of the industrial era
JULY 9, 2012
These are complex or arcane tasks being done by unique individuals. complexity Technology WorkYou know the type.
Reflections on Bitcoin
FEBRUARY 11, 2014
Complex Systems Digital Money and Payments Economic Issues Innovation Political Issues Society and Culture Technology and Strategy
Customer Service and Trust in the Internet Economy
MAY 5, 2015
Customers are taking advantage of all the information at their disposal to search for the best possible values. Another major force was at play.
In Defense of Data Centrism
DECEMBER 23, 2010
Often the latter choice is considered backward looking, or stripped of context. Here is what happened with BP, or Enron, or the 111th Congress.
Shaping the Future of the Internet
FEBRUARY 16, 2016
As is the case with any complex system, the Internet’s design has been the result of many different choices. The Technical is Political.
The Digital Transformation of the Customer Experience
MAY 14, 2014
Customers are taking advantage of all the information they can now access to search for the best possible values. . Vision and Leadership .
Reflections on Big Data, Data Science and Related Subjects
JANUARY 2, 2013
Complex Systems Economic Issues Education and Talent Innovation Management and Leadership Political Issues Smart Systems Society and Culture
Cloud, Services and the Transformation of Production
MARCH 26, 2014
Ever since cloud computing first appeared in the IT world, people have struggled to define what it is and why it’s so important.
HowI Is Our Digital Revolution Doing?
OCTOBER 22, 2014
Complex Systems Economic Issues Education and Talent Innovation Management and Leadership Society and Culture Technology and Strategy
What Should We Think of Machines that Think?
FEBRUARY 10, 2015
Complexity of AI software. “We are all familiar with errors in ordinary software. as its annual question. But wait! What does this all mean?