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Innovation is a network activity

Harold Jarche

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

Harold Jarche

Does this graphic stand on its own, or is there more explanation required? complexity Wirearchy

Innovation catalysts

Harold Jarche

Connectors can be identified through observation, interviews, or social network analysis. Innovation PKM Related post: PKM Roles.

implementing network learning

Harold Jarche

In the network era , developing the skills of a master artisan in every field of work will be critical for success. Experience. Ideas. Opinions.

diverse networks, strong relationships

Harold Jarche

Being engaged with a diverse network of people who share their knowledge makes for more effective workers. ” – Tim Kastelle (2010).

networked unmanagement

Harold Jarche

Jarche’s Principles of Networked Unmanagement*. said that in my experience, nobody has really figured this out.

network management update

Harold Jarche

You cannot manage a network. In a network society, we influence through reputation, based on our previous actions. Management

The Real Unemployment Innovation Challenge

John Hagel

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

Ross Dawson

However what I particularly picked up on was the report’s references to the use of social network analysis. Social networks Uncategorize

Network thinking

Harold Jarche

Network thinking can fundamentally change our view of hierarchical relationships. Emergence instead of predictability. Diversity and divergence.

networks are the new companies

Harold Jarche

Nilofer Merchant wrote in The New How that, “Permission to innovate without asking happens when the strategy is co-owned.” ” -  Wikipedia.

learning in the network era

Harold Jarche

Here are some thoughts on personal and social learning in the network era. innovation means learning at work. enough training.

principles of networked management

Harold Jarche

This is a good example of networked management, as opposed to scientific management (1911), which informed the past century of practice.

Network Era Skills

Harold Jarche

Business in the network era is connecting companies to their markets through knowledge workers having conversations in communities and social networks.

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Network Era Fluency

Harold Jarche

Today, it’s all about networks, something you were most likely not taught about in school. Big data is also networked data.

Management in Networks

Harold Jarche

In networks, cooperation is more important than collaboration. But the new reality is that networks are the new companies. forecasting.

Networked Professional Development

Harold Jarche

But network thinking can fundamentally change our view of hierarchical relationships. For the first time, they saw it mapped as a network.

Networked individuals trump organizations

Harold Jarche

knowledge network in balance is founded on openness which enables transparency. Stowe Boyd. – Ross Dawson.

The Blockchain and Open Innovation

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Transformational innovations don’t always play out as originally envisioned. Once in the marketplace, they seem to acquire a life of their own.

the core competency for network era work

Harold Jarche

have learned that it takes time to build a knowledge-sharing network and develop a sense-making discipline. Why PKM?

Principles of Networked Unmanagement

Harold Jarche

In networks, cooperation trumps collaboration. As we shift to a networked economy, our organizational frameworks have to change.

principles and models for the network era

Harold Jarche

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.

Innovation in open online courses

George Siemens

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.

Organising Modern Learning & Networking Events

Jane Hart

Week 2: Innovation Workshops and Ideation Challenges. Week 3: Networking Events. Week 1: World Cafes, Knowledge Cafes and Learning Cafes.

Networked sharing

Harold Jarche

Are your knowledge networks large enough to ensure that collective knowledge does not get lost? Innovation SocialLearning

6 key elements in effective innovation governance

Ross Dawson

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

Harold Jarche

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.

Scale and Complex Systemic Innovation

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

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

Ross Dawson

Innovation always stems from diverse connections between ideas and people. Source : The Economist. Second, they foster trust.

Disruptive Innovation Revisited

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

What’s disruptive innovation all about? Some disruptive innovations succeed; some don’t. Uber is a case in point.

Build trust, embrace networks, manage complexity

Harold Jarche

Hierarchies, simple branching networks, are obsolete. But hierarchies are rather useless to create, innovate, or change. Networks.

PKM and innovation

Harold Jarche

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

Harold Jarche

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

Ross Dawson

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.

Cooperation in the networked workplace

Harold Jarche

This is my second post on productivity tools for the networked workplace. For these companies, no networked productivity tool suite will help.

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Enabling Innovation – Book

Harold Jarche

Workers in agile workplaces must be passionate, adaptive, innovative, and collaborative. Abstract. list price for this book. Walsh [B.C.’s

Insights into the levers of innovation in 40 major cities globally

Ross Dawson

There is much that city governments can do to drive innovation; this report provides an excellent framework and analysis to support those initiatives.

Knowledge is the network

David Weinberger

Second, the network has evolved a culture in which there’s nothing wrong with not knowing. Now knowledge is the network. &nbsp.

Innovation is not a repeatable process

Harold Jarche

Can innovation be promoted through better processes? This is how we create a culture of innovation. Innovation PKM

Organizational Learning in the Network Era

Harold Jarche

Value from this knowledge is created by groups and spreads through social networks. Connecting in social networks and communities of practice.