Sat.Dec 04, 2010 - Fri.Dec 10, 2010

Trending Sources

The rise of mini-blogging in 2011: Tumblr will continue to soar

Ross Dawson

Here are a few further thoughts on mini-blogs. have written another post on the rise of social shopping , including 7 examples.

What Comes After Sharing?

Adaptive Path

Sharing ideas, work and knowledge used to be an extremely novel concept. It is now increasingly accepted as vital for community recognition and distinction for businesses. We publish all types of information online, but the sharing of ideas, thoughts and insights is arguably the most fundamental and imperative form. Problems. Human Problems.

Tools 22

US education: a grave failure of national management & character

Steve Denning

Not only is the management of US corporations currently in sharp decline. Studies show that US education also puts the future in peril.

Twitter, just show us the algorithm - please?

Martijn Linssen

The rise of social shopping in 2011: 7 examples of where it is going

Ross Dawson

Here are a few further thoughts on social shopping. have written another post on the rise of mini-blogs. ShopSocially. Watch for it in 2011.

More Trending

Wikileaks and the Long Haul ? Clay Shirky

Clay Shirky

Like a lot of people, I am conflicted about Wikileaks. Citizens of a functioning democracy must be able to know what the state is saying and doing in our name, to engage in what Pierre Rosanvallon calls counter-democracy

Innovation through network learning

Harold Jarche

Tweet Innovation. I’ve really appreciated the many posts where Tim Kastelle and I have connected by sharing ideas. Tim Network Learning.

Laughter in the workplace

Steve Denning

Laughter is one thing that struck me about the innovative workplaces I encountered. Of course, I also saw periods of intense concentration and

The Adaptive Path Library

Adaptive Path

Adaptive Path has a lending library for its employees and interns to use. The San Francisco Library has been around for about four years and we have 488 books in the collection, plus periodicals. I am the Librarian for the San Francisco Library; our other studios are working on creating libraries of their own. There are no due dates and no fines.

The classification tango

Dave Snowden

The heading of this post is an indirect reference to the incomparable Tom Lehrer's The Masochism Tango ; listen before proceeding. Now the distinction between classification and relationships as ways of making sense of the world is a long standing one. Classification is inherently attraction to a modernist age, seeing to place things in boxes.

The US Constitution: A Pantheon of (Sometimes Conflicting) Values

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

I recently saw a reference to a speech given at Harvard’s commencement in May of this year by David Souter.  Justice Souter served in the US Supreme Court from 1990 until he stepped down in June of 2009.  He was appointed by President George H. W. There are cases where such a straightforward, fair reading model makes sense. 

2010 Thanks and Spanks via Dan Pontefract

Dan Pontefract

If you are in fact a believer and practitioner of a new open & collaborative Leadership Style, utilize Enterprise 2.0 (or Web 2.0) technologies and at all times entrust yourself to a Learning 2.0 paradigm, you are the syrup to any plate of pancakes. This entry is entitled “2010 Thanks and Spanks”. Leadership, Enterprise 2.0, Learning 2.0).

Working Smarter Cracker Barrel

Harold Jarche

Tweet Next week, at our Working Smarter event hosted by Tulser in Maastricht, NL, we will have a series of short sessions on selected topics. Each Principal of the Internet Time Alliance has three topics of 20 minutes to be discussed in small groups. Complexity, perpetual Beta & the need for emergent practices. Network Learning (aka PKM).

Monkey testicles and lost manhood

Mind Hacks

Link to article in PubMed. Nonsense Remembering

The WikiLeaks Battle: Which Side Are You On?

Nine Shift

Student protests this week over tuition increases in England and France. And the WikiLeaks battle continues.  Which side are you on?

The Leader's Guide to Radical Management: 800-CEO-READ publishes.

Steve Denning

800-CEO-READ has published my Manifesto "Radical Management: Mastering the Art of Continuous Innovation" in their monthly "Change This" series

Getting to Working Smarter

Harold Jarche

Tweet I started my military career as an infantry officer and then I worked as a health care administrator and finally as a training specialist. The move to the training field coincided with the creation of  the Web. I was also responsible for some fairly technical training as well as flight simulation. My immersion in technology had begun.

Asymmetry & hacktivism

Dave Snowden

For over a decade I have been immersed in issues around asymmetric warfare (otherwise known as terrorism, liberation struggles etc.) Reflections

How the Egyptians multiplied

David Weinberger

The title refers to The Maths, people! Get your minds out of the gutter for once, will you?


The Leader's Guide to Radical Management: Reinventing education.

Steve Denning

Reinventing education requires five simultaneous shifts in managerial practice.

RSA and Connected Communities

Nancy White

keep tagging and annotating websites like crazy ( find them here !) and have seen some terrific stuff I’d like to reblog.

Tiddly pom

Dave Snowden

just wish they had told me that last night. Shepard's wonderful original illustrations. Tomorrow will be another day. Great places

Gen Y Migrating to Knowledge Cities

Nine Shift

Young adults in Gen Y are migrating from Industrial cities and states to Knowledge Cities.

The Leader's Guide to Radical Management: How do you grow a.

Steve Denning

Growing a storytelling business (or any other business) involves answering seven questions

It’s Back and It’s Better: End of the Year Events Sale

Adaptive Path

Photo from UX Week 2010 attendee Dag Tjemsland. This time of year gets us feeling all warm and fuzzy inside. It just won’t get any cheaper.

Monday Videos, Technology Stewardship and Gina Schreck

Nancy White

Skype 10-Way Video Calling & Some Pink Duct Tape | Synapse3Di. The video speaks for itself – and community technology stewardship. Brava!

Smart Games! Better Reasoning and Speed - PC, Board, and Nintendo DS

Eide Neurolearning

They work! Pretty cool. Just in time for Christmas. Thanks, Bunge lab. Examples of Spatial Reasoning games - Rush Hour, Set. Eide Neurolearning Blog.

Open Forum Guru Review: The Leader's Guide to Radical Management.

Steve Denning

Matt May reviewed The Leader's Guide to Radical Management: Reinventing the Workplace for the 21st Century today in the Open Forum Guru Review.

Black ice

Dave Snowden

I know I'm on a brief holiday as I have a bad cold and a throat that feels like sandpaper. Well that was the ambition! Great places

(S)R in (S)CRM is for Record

Martijn Linssen

Another WISE day in Doha

Jay Cross

The opening plenary on Funding of Education was a mixed bag. Too bad we’d be waiting a quarter century to assess that performance. Breathtaking.

The Leader's Guide to Radical Management: The myth of the single.

Steve Denning

Single fix management solutions cannot resolve the complex web of problems that face management today.

Charles Babbage On The Cloud

Andy McAfee

Just wanted to put this great quote up (it’s too long for Twitter ). Have a good weekend, all

Berkman Buzz (Special Wikileaks Edition)

David Weinberger

Here’s this week’s Berkman Buzz , as compiled by Jillian York [twitter: jillianyork ]. John Palfrey hits the radio to talk about controversial site link. Alum Derek Bambauer discusses the USICE’s seizure of 82 domains: link. Jonathan Zittrain evaluates the latest developments for net neutrality: link.