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The Big Shift in Platform Business Models

John Hagel

Everywhere you look today, platform businesses are in the news. Most of the stories focus on what platforms do. Some highlight the value they provide in terms of ease and convenience in connecting with needed resources. Relatively few look beneath the surface to try to understand the business models that drive platform businesses. I’m skeptical.

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The Beginning of a New Work Adventure – Joining panagenda!

Luis Suarez

. On January 20th, it will mark the 20th year anniversary since I started working in the IT industry. Till now. That search is now over. Every time.

Errors and misconceptions

Clark Quinn

When I was a grad student, my advisor looked a lot at error. HIs particular focus was to prevent it through good interface design. design

The Internet, Blockchain, and the Evolution of Foundational Innovations

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

But, how transformative will blockchain turn out to be? How long is the transformation likely to take? They guide managerial and social action.

bike friday

Harold Jarche

Every fortnight I curate some of the observations and insights that were shared on social media. I call these Friday’s Finds. Not today kids!

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Maybe we’re not such an awful species

David Weinberger

Wired has a post about [link] , a site that shows snippets of recently uploaded YouTubes that have had no views and that have a generic title. In just a few minutes, I saw scenes from around the world of what matters to people. Maybe I was just lucky, but what I saw is what peace is about.

The need for vigilance.

Euen Semple

Yesterday I watched a moving special edition of The Antiques Roadshow focussed on relics of The Holocaust. One of the most chilling was a children's board game the object of which was to be the first to roundup and deport a set number of Jews. How do we do it? We are all fundamentally the same. Flesh and blood, hopes and fears, ups and downs.

Modern Workplace Learning Magazine is launched

Jane Hart

The articles will build a body of knowledge, experience and know-how for enabling and supporting learning in the modern workplace. Social learning

Lady Gaga Can Sing Like They Used To

Nine Shift

I guess you had to be there. There's something about living the times, being there, that gets lost when later generations try it.


The maximalist approach to removing Trump

David Weinberger

The list of ways Trump’s term might be cut short ranges from impeachment, to the invocation of the 25th Amendment , to personal blackmail, to a Fact Ex Machina that is so awful and indisputable that it picks him up by his ill-fitting suit and kicks him into the Loser’s Suite of his new DC hotel. Hint: The bear is Russia.).

Now We're Cooking With Gas

Nine Shift

With change comes the loss of even knowing what the last century was about. We lose the people who knew what that way of life was about, of course. But we even lose the ability to understand it. . So my favorite football announcer likes to say "Now we're cooking with gas" when the offense 'heats up' and moves the ball down the field.