Disruptive Innovation Revisited
JULY 9, 2014
The New Yorker described the article as “Rethinking the innovation craze.” In the end, this is the essence of strategy and innovation.
innovation means learning at work
MARCH 3, 2015
“So it is important to understand that there is no one-size-fits-all philosophy in terms of successful innovation. Innovation is continuous.
White House: Innovation in Higher Education
AUGUST 3, 2015
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. It’s their job.
Parallel Supercomputing: Past, Present and Future
JULY 31, 2013
Cloud Computing Complex Systems Data Science and Big Data Innovation Management and Leadership Smart Systems Supercomputing Technology and Strategy
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.
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.
Disruptive Innovation Revisited
DECEMBER 8, 2015
What’s disruptive innovation all about? Some disruptive innovations succeed; some don’t. Uber is a case in point.
Innovation as a Journey into the Future
AUGUST 7, 2013
I recently read an excellent innovation report, - Strategic Orientations for Innovation: Chile in the 2025 Horizon.
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
Keynote at TheNextWeb: The future is motion graphic presentations
APRIL 23, 2012
first started experimenting with using Flash in presentations in the 1990s, and often use a variety of videos and flash embedded into my presentations.
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
Improving Your Presentation Skills – Part Deux
APRIL 13, 2011
Delivering captivating presentations is a gift, and a skill that needs constant fine tuning, nurturing, learning and maturing over time. It is.
The Business Value of Serendipity: Improving Your Presentation Skills
MARCH 29, 2011
Yes, of course, I am talking about learning plenty more about killer presentation skills. View more presentations from www.kapterev.com.
A Conversation on Innovation
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
OCTOBER 10, 2011
Re: the negative side of innovation, there's a prettyconsistent assessment of innovation & technology, a pretty consistentstatement, by the youth in the occupy movement. If we go one step beyond innovation, we have actuallyreached a cusp in the west. Does the general population support innovation? Who are they?
7 Ways to Kill Your Presentation and How to Fix Them
JANUARY 10, 2013
Seven ways to kill your presentation from Jeanne Trojan. Presentation tips from the pros from Jeanne Trojan. What can you do then? .
Presentation to UNCTAD's Advisory Group on "Developing skills, knowledge and capacities through innovation: E-Learning, M-Learning, cloud-Learning"
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
DECEMBER 12, 2013
Web course tools, then became mechanisms for collecting, packaging, and presenting these. And there is a lot of talk about the need of the instructor to be present, with the interaction between the student and instructor, or a student and a team of teaching assistants, or whatever. Learning. Learning. e?Learning Indeed, e?learning
Embracing Disruptive Innovations: Organizational Challenges
AUGUST 21, 2013
Managing a Disruptive Innovation Initiative. There are many reasons why disruptive innovations fail in large companies.
Productivity Tips on Presentations: Inform, Inspire and Motivate
JULY 10, 2012
Whatever happened to all of those meetings, events, presentations, seminars, workshops, etc. Seriously. That’s a huge problem.
Social Business – Rethinking Innovation, Organization and Leadership
MARCH 1, 2011
Innovation Knowledge Management Learning Life Social Computingfor the 21st century. know, lots of questions, right? It’s already there!
Innovation in Higher Education
SEPTEMBER 22, 2011
We need to look at higher education through the lens of disruptive innovation, argues a report published last February, - Disrupting College: How Disruptive Innovation Can Deliver Quality and Affordability to Postsecondary Education. Disruptive innovations are based on two main ingredients.
Big-Bang Disruptions: The Innovator’s Dilemma in the Digital Economy
MARCH 12, 2014
The article was written by Larry Downes and Paul Nunes and published in the March, 2013 issue of the Harvard Business Review. It was later expanded into a book, Big Bang Theory: Strategy in the Age of Devastating Innovation published this past January. . Nearly everything you think you know about strategy and innovation is wrong,” they note.
The “Recombinant” Nature of Digital Innovations
AUGUST 20, 2014
Many such market-facing innovations are recombinant in nature. Westport Parking Recombinant innovation is all around us in the digital economy.
Keynote slides: Crowds and the future of creativity and innovation
JUNE 17, 2013
Earlier this month I gave the opening keynote at Crowdsourcing Week on Connecting the Crowd: The Future of Creativity and Innovation. Humanity.
APIs are enabling an unprecedented flow of innovation
FEBRUARY 12, 2015
Below are the slides for my keynote on The Flow of Innovation. As always, note that my slides are designed to support my presentation and not to stand alone, but still may be of interest to people who did not attend my keynote. APIDays Keynote: The Flow of Innovation from Ross Dawson. Cloud Enterprise 2.0
An Emerging Platform for Digital, Inclusive Innovation
MAY 30, 2012
Together, these advances are giving rise to an Internet-based platform for digital, inclusive innovations. Inclusive innovation is a relatively new concept. It aims to develop of products and services that just about everyone can afford, even those in the bottom of the pyramid , that is, the poorer socio-economic groups around the world.
Patent Activity and the State of US Innovation
FEBRUARY 27, 2013
This is a timely report given recent concerns that the US might be losing its innovation edge. But, Has the Ideas Machine Broken Down?
Managing Complex, Disruptive Innovations - Some Lessons Learned
FEBRUARY 6, 2013
Over the past twenty years I have been involved in a number of initiatives dealing with disruptive innovations. How quickly should you move?
Nonprofit Innovation Toolkits: Methods To Invent, Adopt, and Adapt Ideas to Deliver Better Results
APRIL 24, 2014
” It is a social innovation toolkit for those who work in the development sector. Develop a clear plan. Clarify priorities.
A Great Stagnation or a New Golden Age of Innovation?
APRIL 23, 2011
New paradigms emerge for guiding innovation and for determining winners and losers in the marketplace. In her 2002 book Technological Revolutions and Financial Capital: The Dynamics of Bubbles and Golden Ages , scholar and writer Carlota Perez brings a historical perspective to these patterns of technology-based disruptive innovations.
MARCH 16, 2011
TED’s Chris Anderson talks about How Web Video Powers Global Innovation. Crowd-accelerated innovation. Crowd. Light. Desire.
Disruptive innovation in professional services: the value in expertise
SEPTEMBER 3, 2012
The concept of disruptive innovation is now well-recognized in business. Disruptive innovation can happen in any industry, however it can need translation and interpretation for other domains such as services. Health care : Christensen’s latest book, The Innovator’s Prescription , is on disruptive innovation in health care.
The Good News On The Key Economic Issue of Our Times: Management Innovation
FEBRUARY 1, 2011
In the study, innovation is seen as the driver of a prosperous economy. is perceived around the world as the clear leader in innovation.
Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Institutional Innovation
OCTOBER 8, 2007
Main | Restoring Balance in the New Year » Institutional Innovation Executives spend a lot of time these days worrying about innovation.
From Trash Cans to Nokia: Is Creativity Innovation?
FEBRUARY 17, 2011
Understanding the difference between creativity and innovation can shed light on seemingly contradictory ideas, namely, that User-Led Innovation Can’t Create Breakthroughs and an article by Patricia Cohen in the New York Times last week about inventions created by users: Innovation Far Removed From the Lab. So what?
Innovation at the State Dept.
SEPTEMBER 5, 2012
For example, the Lowry report writes: At a Twitter training course for State Department employees attended by the author, the 50 or so officers present — some of whom admitted to never having used social media — were exhorted to give it a go, you can’t go wrong. The Net is bringing about cultural changes at State. employees.
A grain of sand: Innovation diffusion
JANUARY 11, 2011
Today I was privileged to be invited as to present along with four others at an Innovation Diffusion workshop for UCL in connection with the NHS.
GuideStar DonorEdge Learning Conference: Reflections from the Innovation Lab
JUNE 10, 2014
Participants were challenged with an active listening exercise while two peers gave presentations on their work with data. Luis Sosa, presenter.
Noodling on my fOSSa presentation
OCTOBER 9, 2011
what tech people are actually doing and innovating? What is fOSSa? The third edition will address in an open-minded style about. ” Yum.
Christian Bason of MindLab on public sector innovation
JULY 18, 2011
Next up is Christian Bason, Director of MindLab , a cross-ministerial institution for innovation in the Danish government, presenting by Telepresence. He found that the food wasn’t that nice, there was too much, it was poorly presented, and it was served at given times when people weren’t necessarily hungry.
SEPTEMBER 26, 2010
The shifting conversation then encourages learning networks to develop, from which can emerge a concerted strategy for innovation. Licenses.