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Flip your meetings

Jay Cross

American business people attend 11,000,000 business meetings every day and half of it’s a waste of time. It adds up to years of meetings.

Social innovation labs, initial thoughts

Dave Snowden

At its best a social lab is a mechanism to allow novelty to emerge, to engage people in creating their own interventions to meet needs. Musing

White House: Innovation in Higher Education

George Siemens

The invitation was somewhat cryptic, but basically stated that the focus on the meeting was on quality and innovation. This invite was then followed a week later with a link to a post by Ted Mitchell, Undersecretary of Education, on Innovation and Quality in Higher Education , to help prepare for the conversation. Expect it.

Payment Technologies: Past, Present and Future

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Prior to the meeting, they distributed a short paper laying out the workshop ’ s objectives.  .

Innovation as a Journey into the Future

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

I recently read an excellent innovation report, - Strategic Orientations for Innovation: Chile in the 2025 Horizon. 

My Notes from Next Generation Evaluation Meeting

Beth Kanter

You can view the videos and presentations on the conference materials page.   I followed the developmental evaluation thread most closely.

Meetings and Bosshole Behavior: A Classic Case - Bob Sutton

Bob Sutton

The ergonomics of innovation -- The McKinsey Quarterly. interview Pixar Brad Bird - Innovation lessons from Pixar Director Brad Bird - Strategy - Innovation - The McKinsey Quarterly. IBM Reshapes Its Sales Meetings - BusinessWeek. BusinessWeek: How to Make Meetings Matter. Customer-Focused Innovation. Again?

An innovative workshop on radical management

Steve Denning

In these three days ( March 19-21 in Washington DC ), you will discover how to use radical management to thrive in the 21 st Century creative economy and the world of continuous innovation. have you ever wondered why your great innovations and improved ways of doing things don’t seem to have any lasting traction? Then just imagine.

Using Design Thinking for A Foundation’s Investment Strategy

Beth Kanter

Notes from the presentations as well as photos can be found here. How might we create a funding model that nourishes flexibility and innovation?

Becoming a 21st Century Digital Tinkerer

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Recominant innovations are all about the creation of new products, markets and industries based on novel combinations of existing technologies.  .

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Reflecting on reflection

Harold Jarche

Presenters hold back their knowledge in order to “deliver” it just before the big official presentation. It’s the same at work.

Reflections from NTC Plenary Panel on Innovation

Beth Kanter

Flickr Photo by Julia Smith. I had the honored of moderating a free wheeling plenary discussion on Day #3 of NTC on “ Innovation and Nonprofits.”

A Talk On Fast Innovation, All In One Great Picture - Bob Sutton

Bob Sutton

The ergonomics of innovation -- The McKinsey Quarterly. interview Pixar Brad Bird - Innovation lessons from Pixar Director Brad Bird - Strategy - Innovation - The McKinsey Quarterly. IBM Reshapes Its Sales Meetings - BusinessWeek. BusinessWeek: How to Make Meetings Matter. Customer-Focused Innovation. Again?

The Evolution of the Internet of Very Smart Things

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Even as revenues fail to meet expectations, costs are prohibitively high.  The total number of users rose to 100s of millions.  .

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The Competitive Value of Data: From Analytics to Machine Learning

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

And higher prices for consumers are not present with free internet services.”. The use of data for competitive advantage isn’t new.

Where the Silicon Meets the Road

Andy McAfee

The Google technologists got it done not by taking any shortcuts around the challenges listed by Levy and Murnane, but instead by meeting them head-on. The pace of improvement and innovation is becoming faster and faster, and there’s no slowdown in sight. Levy and Murnane write. This is the world we live in now.

Is the Blockchain Now Reaching a Tipping Point?

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Another promising innovation that leverages the Blockchain is smart contracts and tokenization. Emerging technology solutions.

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FinTech and Financial Inclusion

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

In developed markets, FinTech innovations are primarily aimed at improving the mobile payments user experience. 

How Social Networking Tools Enable Heutagogy in Learning Organisations

Luis Suarez

General Interest Innovation Knowledge Management Learning Open Business Open Leadership Personal KMRead it out loud again, please. Slowly.

The future of events: technology to make presentations interactive and social

Ross Dawson

Some events today have innovative formats and strong audience participation. However many conferences still sport essentially the same format as ever, a series of people presenting on a stage in front of a passive audience. Technology eenables us to re-conceive what a presentation is and can be. It needn’t be this way.

The Rise of the T-Shaped Organization

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Collaboration , - both within their own boundaries and beyond, - is indispensable for innovation.  They don’t get respect from the group.”.

The Datafication of Business and Society

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Datafication is a fairly new concept associated with our recent data revolution.  They can tell you if you’re likely to get diabetes.”  .

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The President’s Commission on Enhancing National Cybersecurity

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Research and development. “We need to dramatically increase the speed and scale of cyber innovation in both the private and public sector.”.

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The Digital Transformation of the Customer Experience

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

The benefits of digital should be presented with as detailed a business case as possible, given the available information. .

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Meeting the Geeks of Arabia at N2Vlabs Talks in Amman, Jordan

Beth Kanter

View more presentations from Rami Al-Karmi. Rami Al-Karmi, N2V Lab. What Happens at n2vlabs. Mohammad L. Azzam with Bill Gates.

Reflections on Storytelling

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Transmedia storytelling is one of the major area being pursued at the Annenberg Innovation Lab.  Storytelling predates writing. 

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The Power Of The Roles We Take: A Very Old Study And Related.

Bob Sutton

The ergonomics of innovation -- The McKinsey Quarterly. interview Pixar Brad Bird - Innovation lessons from Pixar Director Brad Bird - Strategy - Innovation - The McKinsey Quarterly. IBM Reshapes Its Sales Meetings - BusinessWeek. BusinessWeek: How to Make Meetings Matter. Customer-Focused Innovation. Again?

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Top 10 Tools for Learning 2016

Luis Suarez

Top 100 Tools for Education  – for use in schools, colleges, universities, adult ed . suppose better late than never, right? etc. . That powerful.

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Why Do We Need Data Science when We’ve Had Statistics for Centuries?

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Complex Systems Data Science and Big Data Education and Talent Innovation Management and Leadership Technology and Strategy

Organizational Innovation

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Almost seventy years ago, Austrian economist Joseph Schumpeter popularized the term creative destruction to describe the process of transformation that accompanies disruptive innovation.  But, there is little doubt that the nature of innovation is quite different in each kind of company.  They listen to their best customers. 

March 2009 presentations

Jay Cross

Come to experience a meeting where participants create their own agenda. Both meetings will take place at the NextNow Collaboratory in Berkeley. Tags: travel Innovation Ping me if you’re interested. On Tuesday, March 24, join the Learning Irregulars and me to explore the future of organizational learning.

The Big Data Era Is Here

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

In mid-January, the Transportation Research Board (TRB) of the National Academies held its 94th Annual Meeting in Washington DC.  Who decides?”.

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Indira Gandhi on Doing Work Versus Taking Credit For It - Bob Sutton

Bob Sutton

The ergonomics of innovation -- The McKinsey Quarterly. interview Pixar Brad Bird - Innovation lessons from Pixar Director Brad Bird - Strategy - Innovation - The McKinsey Quarterly. IBM Reshapes Its Sales Meetings - BusinessWeek. BusinessWeek: How to Make Meetings Matter. Customer-Focused Innovation. Again?

What’s the Value of a Liberal Arts Education in Our 21st Century Digital Economy?

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

They should grasp the timeline of human history from the dawn of agriculture to the present. But, that’s not the case. 

Liberate Your Company Through Employee Engagement

Luis Suarez

The presentation lasts for a little bit over 14 minutes and, I tell you, it’s worth while every single second of it. huge one , actually

Let’s host a global meeting

Jay Cross

The next daily round of Corporate Learning Trends & Innovations will take place April 21. Tags: Innovation We have members in: U.S.

The Future of Management

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Innovation and productivity will now be required to effectively compete in the world stage. The full issue can be downloaded here.  .

The Mindset of Work

Luis Suarez

know plenty of people have always been obsessed with both the past and the present. Is work still a physical space or a mental state? Yay!!!

Restoring the Human in Humanity by Simon Sinek

Luis Suarez

Innovation Knowledge Management Learning Social EnterpriseThe knowledge workers themselves, once again. People Powerful stuff! . You name it.

Lead Social Business Enabler for IBM’s w3 and www Connections – Job Role and Responsibilities

Luis Suarez

IBM Innovation Learning Open Business But I am sure at this point in time you are probably wondering about what does that mean exactly, right?