Agency: privilege & complexity
OCTOBER 30, 2016
The daily email from Gaping Void is saving me the effort of searching the internet for images before posting. Reflections
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
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.
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?
The search for a genetic killer
JANUARY 9, 2013
Something as simple as a DNA sequence cannot explain anything as complex as behaviour. His appeal also relied upon this angle. Inside the Brai
[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.
Is Design Thinking the “New Liberal Arts”?
OCTOBER 31, 2016
Complex Systems Education and Talent Innovation Management and Leadership Society and Culture Technology and StrategyLet me explain.
The Evolution of the Firm
NOVEMBER 21, 2016
Among the key such other factors is the ability to address complex technical and management problems.
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.
Becoming a Data-Driven Business: Challenges and Opportunities
DECEMBER 19, 2016
It’s very hard to anticipate the consequences of disruptive innovations. The dot-com era was famous for its many innovations, but also for its hype.
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.” .
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
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
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
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.
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.
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.
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.
“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.
Blockchain - Once Again, the Technological Genie Has Been Unleashed from its Bottle
AUGUST 22, 2016
Blockchain Revolution , his 16th book, now explains “How The Blockchain Will Transform Everything From Banking To Government To Our Identities.”.
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 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.
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.
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.
Lean Principles in the Digital Economy
AUGUST 6, 2014
But, this push economy is fading fast in our complex, integrated, fast changing world.
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.
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.
Why do we need social business?
OCTOBER 19, 2011
Search engines give each worker more information and knowledge than any CEO had 10 years ago. complexity SocialLearning Wirearchy
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.
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.
How Will AI Likely Impact How We Work, Live and Play?
DECEMBER 5, 2016
The report is organized into three main sections. Cybersecurity (including spam) is a widely shared concern.”. Transportation. Home/Service Robots.
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.
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.
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 Bitcoin
FEBRUARY 11, 2014
Complex Systems Digital Money and Payments Economic Issues Innovation Political Issues Society and Culture Technology and Strategy
Towards a Hyperconnected, Digital Economy
JULY 5, 2012
Complex Systems Economic Issues Management and Leadership Political Issues Society and CultureFor the past couple of decades we have been talking about the evolution to a new, Internet-based digital economy. Isn’t the hyperconnected, digital economy a byproduct of both the IT revolution and the forces of globalization?
Blockchains: the Promise of More Frictionless, Trusted Economies
OCTOBER 11, 2016
Blockchains have the potential to eradicate the cost of complexity and ultimately redefine the traditional boundaries of an organization.”.