The Fourth Industrial Revolution
FEBRUARY 23, 2016
Most everyone agrees that there was a major qualitative distinction between the First and Second Industrial Revolutions. Impact on Business.
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.
Third Industrial Revolution – Review
OCTOBER 31, 2011
Tweet The future should be networked writes Jeremy Rifkin in The Third Industrial Revolution. shift buildings to become local power plants.
There Is Nothing Wrong With The Term ‘Company Culture’
APRIL 23, 2015
The headline from Harvard Business Review read, Why “Company Culture” Is a Misleading Term. ” WHAT? ” He’s right.
Our New Head of Service Design: On the state of the industry, its value, and why Capital One
OCTOBER 25, 2016
Where is the industry headed? The industry is enthusiastically heading toward creating the right conditions to deliver experiences that are co-created with customers, communities, and diverse, multi-disciplinary teams. Hey, there’s someone we’d like you to meet. How might you characterize the state of service design? It’s a bank.
Why Lean Programs Fail—Where Toyota Succeeds: A New Culture of Learning
FEBRUARY 4, 2011
The experts don’t tell the plants what to do and audit them to see if they are following the best practices. A new culture of learning.
The Economic and Cultural Polarization of America
MARCH 15, 2012
For most of our nation’s history, whatever the inequality in wealth between the richest and poorest citizens, we maintained a cultural equality known nowhere else in the world - for whites, anyway.” For most of its history, a major hallmark of American democracy has been the comfortable mingling of the social classes.
The Tale of Two Cultures
AUGUST 18, 2013
Half a century later, the world grows more complex everyday and the two cultures have grow further apart. Wikipedia). Intuitive knowledge .
The Need to Adapt to the Speed of Change or Die: lessons for L&D from the retail industry
JANUARY 16, 2013
Yesterday another great British institution slid into the history books. Composer Edwin Elgar took part in the opening ceremony. think there are.
A linchpin culture
JANUARY 26, 2010
In our post-industrial world, though, factory worship is a non starter. Cheap cogs are worth what they cost, which is not much.
The Long Term Impact of AI on Jobs - Some Lessons from History
JULY 26, 2016
Artificial Intelligence Economic Issues Political Issues Society and Culture Technology and StrategyWhat impact will AI have on jobs?
Becoming a Data-Driven Business: Challenges and Opportunities
DECEMBER 19, 2016
Six disruptive data-driven models and capabilities are reshaping some industries - and could soon transform many more : .
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 Internet, Blockchain, and the Evolution of Foundational Innovations
JANUARY 17, 2017
Their article starts off with one of the best descriptions I’ve seen of the long-term promise of blockchain. They guide managerial and social action.
Corporate Survival: Lessons from Biology
JANUARY 26, 2016
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The Rise of the Platform Economy
FEBRUARY 9, 2016
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The Importance of Empathy in Our Services-Centric, People-Oriented Economy
OCTOBER 6, 2015
Finding and retaining talented individuals with these capabilities is a challenge regardless of geography or industry. This will take time.
Personalization for Knowledge Workers
NOVEMBER 26, 2012
Regulated Industries and Audits In regulated industries, such as Pharma, the system can know who is responsible for what products.
Digital Identity - the Key to Privacy and Security in the Digital World
AUGUST 29, 2016
Identity plays a major role in everyday life. Think about going to an office, getting on a plane, logging to a website or making an online purchase.
Governance and Pragmatism: Moving Beyond “The Culture of No”
NOVEMBER 21, 2012
But sometimes the transgressions engulf a number of companies in an industry, as was the case with the events leading to the recent global financial crisis , in which a number of financial institutions were involved. One of the most extraordinary manifestations of this no culture was IBM’s infamous nonconcur system. natural disasters.
Disruptive Innovation Revisited
JULY 9, 2014
Complex Systems Economic Issues Innovation Management and Leadership Society and Culture Technology and Strategy Today, the largest U.S.
Becoming a 21st Century Digital Tinkerer
JULY 28, 2015
Recominant innovations are all about the creation of new products, markets and industries based on novel combinations of existing technologies. .
Trust and the On-Demand Economy
DECEMBER 22, 2015
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The Datafication of Business and Society
JUNE 9, 2015
Data science and datafication may be new, but the relationship between computing and data goes back to the early days of the IT industry.
Is FinTech Forcing Banking to a Tipping Point?
APRIL 11, 2016
Beyond IT, few industries have felt the impact of digital forces like media. Is the digital revolution finally reaching the banking industry?
Blockchain Can Reshape Financial Services… But it Will Take Significant Time and Investment
SEPTEMBER 19, 2016
The future of financial infrastructure report is based on a year long study involving industry leaders, regulators and other subject matter experts.
The 2016 MIT Inclusive Innovation Awards
DECEMBER 26, 2016
Over time, these disruptive technologies led to the transformation of the economy and the creation of new industries and new jobs.
Has AI (Finally) Reached a Tipping Point?
OCTOBER 24, 2016
What impact is it likely to have on jobs, companies and industries? How might it change our everyday lives? AI was reborn in the 1990s.
The (Uneven) Digitization of the US Economy
JANUARY 19, 2016
The Index is then used to quantify the extent of digitization in 22 industry sectors. Build - or buy - the capabilities of the future.
Why Are We Stuck in a World of Slow Economic Growth? Nobody Seems to Know
SEPTEMBER 26, 2016
Complex Systems Economic Issues Management and Leadership Political Issues Society and Cultureeconomy, upending old forecasts.
Defining A Leader’s Duty Of Care
JANUARY 27, 2016
But when you drill down into Imperative’s data, you will discover that the lowest vertical is the retail/wholesale industry. Absolutely not.
Preparing Students for an Increasingly Complex Business World
DECEMBER 23, 2014
Economic Issues Education and Talent Innovation Management and Leadership Society and Culture Five such soft competencies were identified: .
Is There a STEM Crisis or a STEM Surplus?
AUGUST 9, 2016
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Lessons In Culture From United Airlines
OCTOBER 10, 2015
It seems Mr. Muñoz wants to unite its corporate culture, in an attempt to improve its operations. Photographer: Patrick T. Fallon/Bloomberg.
The Rise of the T-Shaped Organization
DECEMBER 15, 2015
Five such attributes were identified in the study: adaptability, cultural competence, 360-degree thinking, intellectual curiosity, and empathy.
The President’s Commission on Enhancing National Cybersecurity
MAY 23, 2016
The Commission is composed of twelve individuals from the world of business, technology and academia. Today, money is mostly intangible.
The Collaborative, Sharing Economy
AUGUST 14, 2013
This is a major cultural, as well as business step. This one-to-many Web 1.0 then gave way to the many-to-many social media phase. Web 2.0
The Puzzling Technology Adoption Discrepancy Between Individuals and Institutions
DECEMBER 11, 2013
The traditional, industrial-age way of doing business is under siege and must evolve. These three indices are highly interrelated.
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.
Lean Principles in the Digital Economy
AUGUST 6, 2014
Such a pull approach to business is quite different from the push approaches of the past. But it then adds three additional management disciplines: .