AI and the Productivity Paradox

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Artificial Intelligence Complex Systems Economic Issues Education and Talent Innovation Management and Leadership Services Innovation Smart Systems Society and Culture Technology and Strategy

A Historical Perspective on the Digital Economy

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

In her 2002 influential book, Technological Revolutions and Financial Capital: The Dynamics of Bubbles and Golden Ages and in several other publications , Perez framed the digital economy of the past few decades from a historical perspective.

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Corporate Survival: Lessons from Biology

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

I found the most satisfying answer to this seemingly Socratic question in an excellent 2002 paper - Complexity and Robustness - by professors Jean Carlson and John Doyle.

Minds and Machines

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

But, this isn’t quite the case, as shown in the pioneering research of Princeton Professor Emeritus Daniel Kahneman , - for which he was awarded the 2002 Nobel Prize in Economics , - and his long time collaborator Amos Tversky , - who died in 1996.

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Is Design Thinking the “New Liberal Arts”?

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Olin College was started in 2002 as a small, new kind of engineering college on the outskirts of Boston. Complex Systems Education and Talent Innovation Management and Leadership Society and Culture Technology and Strategy

The Day SAP Ruined a Good Thing

Dan Pontefract

Crystal Decisions and Business Objects sought to create the perfect company in terms of its culture when that acquisition was announced. CEO & Founder Bernard Liautaud , at the time of acquisition, wanted to ensure that this was not a takeover, rather a blending of people and cultures.

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“IT Doesn’t Matter” Ten Years Later

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

At the time I was general manager of the On Demand initiative that IBM had launched in October of 2002. Cloud Computing Economic Issues Management and Leadership Society and Culture Technology and Strategy How quickly time passes.

Understanding the Workings of Our Minds

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

In 2002, he was awarded the Nobel Prize in Economics “for having integrated insights from psychological research into economic science, especially concerning human judgment and decision-making under uncertainty.” .

I Am A Corporate Floater

Dan Pontefract

When I left academia in 2002 I also left the trappings of an office. For you, the organization that continues to succumb to the false pretense that work only occurs if you physically see your employees, I abhor your archaic if not disengaging methodology of workforce culture.

Some Thoughts on The Future of Internet-Centric TV

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

In addition, I’ve been a member of the advisory board of USC’s Annenberg Innovation Lab (AIL) since it was founded in 2010 to study the impact of technology and cultural changes on the media industries. Innovation Media and Communications Society and Culture Technology and Strategy

A Great Stagnation or a New Golden Age of Innovation?

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

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. Complex Systems Economic Issues Innovation Management and Leadership Political Issues Services Innovation Smart Systems Society and CultureHere is the way things are supposed to work.

Why is it so Difficult to Make Long-Term Predictions?

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

I learned about such long cycles from the works of scholar and writer Carlota Perez , author of the 2002 book Technological Revolutions and Financial Capital: The Dynamics of Bubbles and Golden Ages. Complex Systems Economic Issues Political Issues Society and Culture Technology and Strateg

Technology, Capitalism and “The American Way of Life”

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

But few have brought the kind of historical perspective to the subject that helps us better understand our turbulent times like scholar and consultant Carlota Perez in her 2002 book Technological Revolutions and Financial Capital: The Dynamics of Bubbles and Golden Ages and related publications.

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Storytelling is Engagement

Dan Pontefract

Peter Bregman, author of 18 Minutes: Find Your Focus, Master Distraction, and Get the Right Things Done states that an easy way in which to begin changing an organization’s culture is by telling stories.

Some Thoughts on the Affordable Care Act

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

He cites a 2002 study by the Institute of Medicine , Care Without Coverage: Too Little, Too Late. Complex Systems Economic Issues Healthcare Systems Innovation Management and Leadership Political Issues Services Innovation Society and Culture Technology and Strategy

This map shows what white Europeans associate with race – and it makes for uncomfortable reading

Mind Hacks

Since 2002, hundreds of thousands of people around the world have logged onto a website run by Harvard University called Project Implicit and taken an “implicit association test” (IAT), a rapid-response task which measures how easily you can pair items from different categories.

The CEO That Was Out Of Touch

Dan Pontefract

It was a high-tech start-up that had the funkiest culture you could imagine. Maybe start-up is the wrong term seeing as there were close to 2,000 employees by the time I joined in 2002. Had he bothered to be briefed on the culture of our firm before he accepted the role?

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The 20th Anniversary of Linux

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

In a seminal 2002 paper, Coase's Penguin, or, Linux and the Nature of the Firm , Harvard Professor Yochai Benkler , - then at Yale Law School, - coined the term commons-based peer production : “. Education and Talent Innovation Management and Leadership Society and Culture Technology and StrategyIn mid-August I traveled to Vancouver to attend LinuxCon , the industry’s premier Linux conference.

The New Center for Global Enterprise

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Complex Systems Economic Issues Education and Talent Innovation Management and Leadership Political Issues Society and Culture

How I Learned To Think Out Loud Through The Tragically Hip’s Live Concerts

Dan Pontefract

Copyright 2002 The Associated Press. Steve Jobs – My Favourite Beatle I’m Showing My Work … My Next Book Is Postponed Apple CEO Tim Cook and his Moment of Open Culture.

Google’s whacking of GoogleWhack is whack

David Weinberger

Gary Stock invented it in 2002, and it took off rather rapidly. On the other hand, why would we entrust our culture to bots? Googlewhacking is the harmless pastime of trying to find two word combinations that get a single return when searched for at Google (without quotes around them). Disclosure: I was an early promoter of it (also here and here and here , etc.). Now, nine years and millions of views later, Google has decided that Googlewhack threatens its brand.

Understanding complexity

Harold Jarche

Bar-Yam, Complexity rising: From human beings to human civilization, a complexity profile , EOLSS UNESCO 2002. In the Six Nations culture, power was distributed but the roles were clear.

70-20-10: Origin, Research, Purpose

Charles Jennings

Some people find implementing 70-20-10 brings transformational change to their corporate learning cultures. The challenge is how can L&D activate and support informal and social learning in an intentional, high impact way that builds a vibrant learning culture?

70-20-10: Origin, Research, Purpose

Charles Jennings

Some people find implementing 70-20-10 brings transformational change to their corporate learning cultures. The challenge is how can L&D activate and support informal and social learning in an intentional, high impact way that builds a vibrant learning culture?

What Does Resiliency Really Mean for Nonprofit Leaders and Their Organizations?

Beth Kanter

These factors include: Culture of learning. Flickr Photo by J Ronald Lee.

Map of the Decade, ExaTrends of the Decade, and the Zeitgeist for 2011

Ross Dawson

CULTURE JAMMING. Remix culture will surge, with everybody taking and jamming up slices of everything and anything to express themselves, while intellectual property law fails to keep pace. Real-time translation software will enable true multi-cultural teams.

Reflections on the Future of TV

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

In addition, I’ve been a member of the advisory board of USC’s Annenberg Innovation Lab (AIL) since it was founded in 2010 to study the impact of technology and cultural changes on the media industries. . I’ve long been interested in the impact of digital technologies on the media industry.

Informal Learning – the other 80%

Jay Cross

Shifts in organizational values and culture require a change management approach, with its stages of anger, denial, bargaining, and acceptance. 3. Create a supportive learning culture. Create a supportive organizational culture. Conduct a Learning Culture Audit [15].

The biggest bust in Santa Barbara is about to go down

Doc Searls

As does this 2002 Pacific Horticulture story , which suggests with this photo—. Architecture Art Culture Geography Geology Santa Barbara

HyperCard@25

David Weinberger

A couple of months ago, Matthew Lasar at Ars Technica wrote : In an angst-filled 2002 interview, Bill Atkinson confessed to his Big Mistake. “I grew up in a box-centric culture at Apple.

The exceptional mourning of twins

Mind Hacks

I’ve just found an amazing article that looks at how the death of twins is mourned in cultures around the world. In 2002 they had a special issue that took a very different look at the subject – examining grief and mourning related to twins.

Take a Chance on You

Dan Pontefract

Nike Culture: The Sign of the Swoosh (1998), by Robert Goldman and Stephen Papson, p. It was as cool as the one I left in 2002 and in 1998 too. The early 1980’s saw me suffer through horrors of unimaginable proportions.

The Entrepreneurial Society

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Could it be that corporate capitalism, seen as the business counterpart of the fifties culture, played an equally important role as the breeding ground for the entrepreneurial culture that started to take hold in the US in the 1970s, and is now leading to the global entrepreneurial societies that The Economist writes about? To do so, they have had to embrace a lot of the innovative entrepreneurship culture pioneered by VC’s and start-ups.

The Master and His Emissary

Mind Hacks

It’s an argument that takes you from neuroanatomy, through behavioural science to cultural studies [2]. From this foundation, McGilchrist goes on to diagnose a historical movement in our culture away from a balanced way of thinking and towards a ‘left brain’ dominated way of thinking. 2002).

Passion and Flow

John Hagel

Because the ethics of board sports are so rooted in pushing limits and breaking rules, theirs is a culture of one-upmanship, where athletes attempt to outdo one another and set the bar ever higher for others. The 2002 video, “PJ Ladd’s Horrible Wonderful Life,” (today one of the most well-known skate videos in history), is a classic example of amateurs who can become underground cult heroes and innovators of technique:    ].

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Context Is Everything: Online Communities

Beth Kanter

Highlights: April, 2002 Netpreneur AdMarketing discussion. Craig Newmark, of Craigslist fame , talks about culture, customer service and doing things the right way. Flickr Photo BirkgetKing.

The Strength Of A Leader Comes From The Tree Trunk

Dan Pontefract

A leader who is conscious of their team culture and levels of engagement is one who analyzes situations with their people in mind. But it is with grave cultural danger when the leader analyzes situations when only profit, loss, deadlines or self-fulfilling promotion are the outcomes.

Learning while working

Jay Cross

A strong learning culture in the workplace makes employees more receptive to change, regardless of age. 2002).

Phonēsis in Cynefin

Dave Snowden

This was also the point where I got frustrated beyond belief with engineering approaches to cultural change and started what was going to be a major engagement with anthropology as a discipline.

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The Modernization of the State

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

He was a Senator then, a position he held from March of 2002 until he was appointed by President Piñera to his present position in March of 2010. Cloud Computing Complex Systems Economic Issues Education and Talent Innovation Management and Leadership Political Issues Services Innovation Smart Systems Society and CultureI spent the first week of June in Chile, my fourth visit in the last five years.