Holacracy Is Not The Answer To Your Employee Disengagement Issues
JANUARY 9, 2014
Holacracy — and what I think is its originating parent, holarchy — however will not solve your organizational disengagement issues. Holacracy?
Capitalism and Social Issues in the 21st Century
SEPTEMBER 15, 2015
Many politicians must respond to the wishes of a few big donors and of small, single-issue interest groups in their districts. asks Bruni.
OCTOBER 26, 2010
Javed Alam pointed me to a couple of Text-to-Speech eLearning Examples, so I thought I’d capture a few of the examples here.
An Example of the Flat Army CLAM in Action: BC Ideas2Action
APRIL 16, 2013
always vote, but I often vote based on the issues versus being tied to a political party. I’m politically Neapolitan. create (the result).
The rise of social shopping in 2011: 7 examples of where it is going
DECEMBER 7, 2010
These 7 examples are in the vanguard of a far broader shift to true social shopping. Here are a few further thoughts on social shopping.
Becoming a 21st Century Digital Tinkerer
JULY 28, 2015
Recombinant innovations, remixes and mashups are all examples of creating new contexts. . This sense of, ‘I’m building something, does it work?’
The Real Issue Behind SOPA, PIPA and DMCA
JANUARY 24, 2012
The real issue is intellectual property ownership and sharing rights. . Big corporations want to own words, ideas, concepts, genes, and more.
Technological Unemployment and the Future of Work
NOVEMBER 3, 2015
Everyday examples include speaking a language, riding a bike, driving a car, and easily recognizing many different objects and animals. .
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.
Knowledge Management Core Issues
NOVEMBER 20, 2006
Great post by Denham Grey - Perennial KM issues that are very similar to the core problems that we deal with in eLearning: How to speed learning, increase awareness and share experiences. Once again top level support, legitimization and walking the talk - leading via example is the key. practices ? Great stuff Denham
Is There a STEM Crisis or a STEM Surplus?
AUGUST 9, 2016
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The Analog Foundations of the Digital Revolution
MAY 2, 2016
Other see even more substantial rises with, for example, the global middle class reaching 3 billion people by 2030.”. Digital Dividends.
The (Uneven) Digitization of the US Economy
JANUARY 19, 2016
Digital technologies are all around us, - increasingly ubiquitous and commoditized. But, are they a major source of competitive differentiation ?
Is FinTech Forcing Banking to a Tipping Point?
APRIL 11, 2016
Last October, for example, Citigroup launched the Citi FinTech division, aimed at developing new mobile banking services and business models.
The Smart London Plan
JULY 4, 2016
Urbanization is one of the major forces shaping the 21st century - right up there with the digital technology revolution and globalization.
The Rise of the Platform Economy
FEBRUARY 9, 2016
This embrace of platforms by established firms raises a number of organizational and governance issues. trillion.
Man, Machine, and Work
JUNE 30, 2015
The June, 2015 issue of the Harvard Business Review includes a spotlight on Man and Machine: Knowledge Work in the Age of the Algorithm.
Could Blockchain Prove to Be “The Next Big Thing”?
APRIL 18, 2016
Last week I discussed some of the highlights of Citi’s excellent FinTech report. But much, much work remains to be done.
“Flexible Security”: A Sensible Social Policy for our Digital Age
JULY 7, 2015
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The Collaborative, Sharing Economy
AUGUST 14, 2013
There is a lot I find appealing about it, in particular, its potential impact on the really critical issue of jobs in the digital economy.
Why People and Companies Die While Cities Keep Growing
JANUARY 5, 2016
Prior to joining the SFI in 2003, he was the leader and founder of the high energy physics group at Los Alamos National Lab. Amazing.
Corporate Survival: Lessons from Biology
JANUARY 26, 2016
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Skills and Jobs in the Digital Economy
JANUARY 27, 2015
Google’s autonomous car and Rethink robotics’ Baxter are two examples of relatively difficult manual tasks that can now be performed by computers.
A Growing Backlash Against the Relentless Advances in Technology?
JULY 2, 2014
Examples abound, including core competencies , paradigm shift , and synergy. . Several people have weighed in on Lepore’s article.
STEM Literacy and Jobs
SEPTEMBER 13, 2016
Economic Issues Education and Talent Political Issues Society and CultureThe skills requirement are radically different. Every year U.S.
The Big Data Era Is Here
FEBRUARY 2, 2015
With traffic congestion, for example, how do you get people to modify their behavior? They can tell you if you’re likely to get diabetes.”.
The MIT Second Machine Age Conference
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
She also talked about the issues involved in human-robot cross training, the subject of another recent paper. Jobs, however, are down.
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.” .
Blockchains: the Promise of More Frictionless, Trusted Economies
OCTOBER 11, 2016
Each one captures at best a moment in time and reflects the information held by a single party: Bank X purchased or sold a mortgage, for example.
What Will Digital Life Be Like in 2025?
JULY 30, 2014
The advent of cars, for example, brought us traffic accidents, congestion and pollution, to list just a few. Let’s discuss a few of the theses.
The Digitization of the Economy
JANUARY 30, 2013
These are the kinds of issues that will be addressed in MIT’s new digital economy initiative. This is certainly the case with digital economy.
Customer Service and Trust in the Internet Economy
MAY 5, 2015
Let’s look, for example, at the recent collapse of the planned Comcast - Time Warner Cable (TWC) merger. . The real issue was broadband.” .
Learning to Apply Data Science to Business Problems
DECEMBER 29, 2015
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Entrepreneurship and Job Creation
NOVEMBER 5, 2014
million left their jobs for one reason or another. “In 2011, for example, 47.5 Innovation and entrepreneurship are hot subjects the world over.
Design Thinking and the Workplace Experience
OCTOBER 27, 2015
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Are Smart Cities Empty Hype?
DECEMBER 18, 2013
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A Useful Framework for Analyzing the Impact of Technology on Jobs
SEPTEMBER 9, 2014
Beyond predictions based on responses to a survey, can one develop an overall framework to help analyze these critical issues?
Jobs in the Age of Watson
NOVEMBER 26, 2011
For example, in a paper written in 1930, economist John Maynard Keynes wrote : “We are being afflicted with a new disease of which some readers may not yet have heard the name, but of which they will hear a great deal in the years to come - namely, technological unemployment. The Watson Challenge was an exhibition Jeopardy! There are only 1.2
Reflections on Bitcoin
FEBRUARY 11, 2014
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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?