Innovation is a network activity
NOVEMBER 11, 2014
In business, attention is paid to innovative individuals, especially those who go on to become captains of industry. No networks, no learning.
Social networks drive Innovation
SEPTEMBER 12, 2011
Does this graphic stand on its own, or is there more explanation required? complexity Wirearchy
innovation in perpetual beta
JANUARY 1, 2017
Our social networks can help us increase our awareness of new ideas. Individual creativity is what we hope to gain from our social networks.
FEBRUARY 16, 2014
Connectors can be identified through observation, interviews, or social network analysis. Innovation PKM Related post: PKM Roles.
diverse networks, strong relationships
SEPTEMBER 28, 2015
Being engaged with a diverse network of people who share their knowledge makes for more effective workers. ” – Tim Kastelle (2010).
JUNE 24, 2015
Jarche’s Principles of Networked Unmanagement*. said that in my experience, nobody has really figured this out.
network era economic shift
FEBRUARY 16, 2016
Innovation Leadership Technology” – Washington Post. Read more on TIMN. Odd things (like the rise of Rob Ford) can happen.
network management update
MARCH 1, 2016
You cannot manage a network. In a network society, we influence through reputation, based on our previous actions. Management
The Real Unemployment Innovation Challenge
AUGUST 24, 2015
Re-framing innovation. Many people have put their faith on innovation as a way to resolve the unemployment challenges that we face. If we’re going to address the challenges ahead, we need to re-frame what we mean by innovation. We would evolve towards much more networked institutional models that could scale very rapidly.
The role of informal social networks in building organizational creativity and innovation
AUGUST 8, 2011
However what I particularly picked up on was the report’s references to the use of social network analysis. Social networks Uncategorize
DECEMBER 15, 2011
Network thinking can fundamentally change our view of hierarchical relationships. Emergence instead of predictability. Diversity and divergence.
networks are the new companies
NOVEMBER 5, 2013
Nilofer Merchant wrote in The New How that, “Permission to innovate without asking happens when the strategy is co-owned.” ” - Wikipedia.
Network Era Skills
MAY 28, 2014
Business in the network era is connecting companies to their markets through knowledge workers having conversations in communities and social networks.
Network Era Fluency
JULY 8, 2013
Today, it’s all about networks, something you were most likely not taught about in school. Big data is also networked data.
principles of networked management
SEPTEMBER 10, 2015
This is a good example of networked management, as opposed to scientific management (1911), which informed the past century of practice.
Management in Networks
JANUARY 14, 2014
In networks, cooperation is more important than collaboration. But the new reality is that networks are the new companies. forecasting.
Networked Professional Development
JULY 29, 2013
But network thinking can fundamentally change our view of hierarchical relationships. For the first time, they saw it mapped as a network.
learning in the network era
DECEMBER 29, 2015
Here are some thoughts on personal and social learning in the network era. innovation means learning at work. enough training.
Networked individuals trump organizations
MAY 21, 2013
knowledge network in balance is founded on openness which enables transparency. Stowe Boyd. – Ross Dawson.
The Internet, Blockchain, and the Evolution of Foundational Innovations
JANUARY 17, 2017
Foundational innovations must overcome many barriers, - technological, organizational, governance, political.
Principles of Networked Unmanagement
OCTOBER 14, 2012
In networks, cooperation trumps collaboration. As we shift to a networked economy, our organizational frameworks have to change.
Innovation in open online courses
OCTOBER 7, 2014
This is a short overview of the innovations that we want to explore during the course. The innovations build heavily on community and network approaches that I and others (Stephen Downes, David Wiley, Alan Levine, Jim Groom, Dave Cormier) have used in previous open courses. Social embeddedness Social has become an abused term.
the core competency for network era work
JANUARY 10, 2016
have learned that it takes time to build a knowledge-sharing network and develop a sense-making discipline. Why PKM?
The Blockchain and Open Innovation
JANUARY 12, 2016
Transformational innovations don’t always play out as originally envisioned. Once in the marketplace, they seem to acquire a life of their own.
SEPTEMBER 6, 2012
Are your knowledge networks large enough to ensure that collective knowledge does not get lost? Innovation SocialLearning
6 key elements in effective innovation governance
FEBRUARY 27, 2014
In a more specific way, innovation governance is critical to enable any innovation initiatives. Below I will provide some brief notes.
Not all innovation is disruptive
JULY 14, 2014
Given all the talk about disruptive innovation lately, I thought I’d dust off several posts I have written on the subject and update them.
principles and models for the network era
JULY 20, 2016
But the age of oil is ending, and markets are being replaced by networks as the dominant organizing model. The End of the Market Era.
Scale and Complex Systemic Innovation
JANUARY 2, 2012
The column addresses a fundamental question that those studying innovation have been wrestling with for years: “Are big companies the best catalysts of innovation, or are small ones better?” There is little question that small, entrepreneurial start-ups are almost always the ones that bring to market highly disruptive innovations.
The immense role of national and ethnic diaspora in driving global innovation
JULY 7, 2013
Innovation always stems from diverse connections between ideas and people. Source : The Economist. Second, they foster trust.
PKM and innovation
SEPTEMBER 25, 2012
In the FastCoDesign article, How do you create a culture of innovation? The Seek-Sense-Share framework aligns with these innovation skills.
Innovation is about making connections
MARCH 14, 2012
The network era workplace requires collaboration and cooperation because complex problems cannot be solved alone. Tweet.
How large professional service firms are shifting to networked services and open innovation
JULY 25, 2011
During the evening I had a very interesting conversation with one of the regional directors about how professional service firms are tapping external networks. As I wrote in Chapter 9 of Living Networks : Professional networks, although hardly a new phenomenon, are rapidly rising in importance.
Build trust, embrace networks, manage complexity
JULY 24, 2014
Hierarchies, simple branching networks, are obsolete. But hierarchies are rather useless to create, innovate, or change. Networks.
Organising Modern Learning & Networking Events
JULY 23, 2016
Week 2: Innovation Workshops and Ideation Challenges. Week 3: Networking Events. Week 1: World Cafes, Knowledge Cafes and Learning Cafes.
Enabling Innovation – Book
FEBRUARY 2, 2012
Workers in agile workplaces must be passionate, adaptive, innovative, and collaborative. Abstract. list price for this book. Walsh [B.C.’s
Cooperation in the networked workplace
APRIL 22, 2013
This is my second post on productivity tools for the networked workplace. For these companies, no networked productivity tool suite will help.
Innovation is not a repeatable process
OCTOBER 23, 2012
Can innovation be promoted through better processes? This is how we create a culture of innovation. Innovation PKM
Knowledge is the network
AUGUST 4, 2011
Second, the network has evolved a culture in which there’s nothing wrong with not knowing. Now knowledge is the network.  .
Insights into the levers of innovation in 40 major cities globally
JULY 12, 2015
There is much that city governments can do to drive innovation; this report provides an excellent framework and analysis to support those initiatives.