How to Support the Widespread Adoption of AI

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

“Artificial intelligence is reshaping business - though not at the blistering pace many assume,” notes Building the AI-Powered Organization , an article in Harvard Business Review by McKinsey partners Tim Fountaine , Brian McCarthy , and Tamim Saleh in its opening sentence.

Generations, Social and Enterprise: adopt vs adapt

Martijn Linssen

and Social are about humans, people, change management, radical organisation change, and, in the end, about tools And, on the field of Integration, the theme of adopt versus adapt has always played the most significant role in my working life. Do we adopt the industry standards?

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Open – Review

Harold Jarche

” I recommend this book and would see it as a good one to keep a couple of extra copies, so you can give them away to those on the other side of the Open adoption chasm. How do our minds cope with the torrent of information coming at us from every angle today?

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Reinventing Organizations – Review

Harold Jarche

Organizations can adopt Teal practices, but they will never become whole, self-managing & evolutionary organizations unless they meet these two conditions. What is a “Teal Organization”?

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A Review of SAP Jam

Dan Pontefract

The description is a bit clumsy and could use some work but if you haven’t used Jam before or seen it in action, I thought I’d take this opportunity to provide a review.

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Third Industrial Revolution – Review

Harold Jarche

There is a good review of how many of our current institutions were forged at the beginning of the second industrial revolution, around 1890 – e.g. corporations, schools, utilities. Tweet The future should be networked writes Jeremy Rifkin in The Third Industrial Revolution.

Reviewing "The Social Network" - Constructing Grand Narrative

John Hagel

On the other side of the fence, we have the movie reviewers in the mainstream media who have, almost without exception, been ecstatic about the movie.    In fact, the website Metacritic indicates that the movie now has a metascore of 97, based on 40 movie reviewers, the highest score of any movie currently showing.  far” and gives an ecstatic review here. Clearly this movie is speaking powerfully to these mainstream media reviewers

Reviewing "A New Culture of Learning"

John Hagel

Doug and JSB make the case that the acceleration and expansion of change requires us to adopt learning models. We all have the uncomfortable feeling that the education we received is serving us less and less well. The reassuring notion that the concentrated dose of education in our younger years would serve us well for the rest of lives appears increasingly suspect.    And this doesn’t even address our concerns for our children and grand-children. 

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The False Promise of "Adopt now, and all will adapt"

Martijn Linssen

why not both Home About Contact Tuesday, 28 December 2010 The False Promise of "Adopt now, and all will adapt" Its the most widespread lie across IT. Adopt this once , and youll be able to adapt to any and all applications moving and and out of your IT landscape.

Book review: Crazy Like Us

Mind Hacks

Not unlike the adoption of Western music and fashions by young people in traditional cultures, the shift toward new ideas is as often driven by local enthusiasm for concepts of wealth and sophistication as by deliberate outside forces.

Book Review: Connecting to Change the World

Beth Kanter

Almost five years ago to the day, I was lucky enough to meet Peter Plastrik and Madeleine Taylor while I was Visiting Scholar at the Packard Foundation. Peter and Madeleine were the among the pioneers in writing about, designing, facilitating, and evaluating networks in the social impact space.

Book Review: Sharing Cities – Activating the Urban Commons

Beth Kanter

The Walking School Bus (and the Bicycle Train) have become a global phenomenon, widely adopted in the UK, Europe, Australia, New Zealand, and the US.

Business or Pleasure? - why not both: Integration: your place or.

Martijn Linssen

Adopt vs adapt Adopt versus adapt is the central theme in Integration. For the last 15 years, its been the central question in my working life: who will adopt, and who will have to adapt? Subscribe Top Posts Generations, Social and Enterprise: adopt vs adapt Enterprise 2.0:

Adopting The No Asshole Rule: Don't Bother If The Words Are.

Bob Sutton

The Layoff: Harvard Business Review Case and Comments. Review and Comment | Peter Sims | Culbert: Get Rid of the Performance Review!: A Cool Old Study » Adopting The No Asshole Rule: Dont Bother If The Words Are Hollow. Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Adopting The No Asshole Rule: Dont Bother If The Words Are Hollow : Comments. I'm just wondering who "polices" the rule if a company adopts it. Bob Sutton. Ghost Map Reviews: The First Round

Steven Berlin Johnson « | Main | » Ghost Map Reviews: The First Round So the review season has officially started for The Ghost Map , though it doesnt come out until this Thursday. Were the lead review -- titled "Plotting Death" -- in this Sundays L.A.

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Book Review: When Millennials Take Over and the Fluid Workplace

Beth Kanter

They’ve based their writing on an ongoing survey of Millennials in the workplace as well as an extensive research literature review. Click to purchase Kindle Version for 99 cents this week!

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2010 in Review Part 3: My year in reflective blogging

Jane Hart

2010 in Review Part 4: Top 100 articles of 2010 2010 in Review Part 3: My year in reflective blogging On December 28, 2010, in Uncategorized , by Jane Hart During 2010 I used my two blogs (Jane's Pick of the Day and Social Media for Working and Learning ) to reflect on the impact of social media on learning,  the changing shape of workplace learning, as well as my own use of social media for professional use. 

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2010 Thanks and Spanks via Dan Pontefract

Dan Pontefract

Adoption Council initiatives afloat. year in reviewIf you are in fact a believer and practitioner of a new open & collaborative Leadership Style, utilize Enterprise 2.0 (or or Web 2.0) technologies and at all times entrust yourself to a Learning 2.0 paradigm, you are the syrup to any plate of pancakes. Sure, we need those carbohydrates, but without that syrup, the pancakes taste more like cardboard, are a little rigid, and definitely are harder to enjoy.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Big Basket of Stuff which even amnesiacs can remember games.students get connected and wikis get adopted.

Mark Oehlert

which even amnesiacs can remember games.students get connected and wikis get adopted. Tetris Effect ) Special Reports 10 Emerging Technologies 2008 (Technology Review): includes Offline Web applications , Connectomics , and reality mining. " The Top 10 Free Educational Video Games (John Rice) Game programming tools (Tony Forster ) 21 days of Wiki Adoption (Stewart Mader) Wikis at Work: Benefits and Practices by Jeanne C.

Irving Wladawsky-Berger: Towards the Knowledge Economy

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Blogging has achieved liftoff , that is, it has made the transition from being used primarily by leading-edge adopters to being embraced by a wider marketplace.

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Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Lean Consumption

John Hagel

To adopt the lean consumption view, we need to view consumption as a process, rather than as an event: Think about consumption not as an isolated moment of decision about purchasing a specific product, but as a continuing process linking many goods and services to solve consumer problems.

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The Urgent Need to Strengthen the Nation’s Resilience

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

So did business, as explained in The High Price of Efficiency , a 2019 Harvard Business Review article by Roger Martin , professor emeritus and former dean of the Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto. Digitization and AI adoption.

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Why Some AI Efforts Succeed While Many Fail

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Winning with AI , - a 2019 report based on a survey jointly conducted by the MIT Sloan Management Review and the Boston Consulting Group , - found that 90% of respondents agree that AI represents a business opportunity for their company.

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Institutions, Confidence, and the News Crisis ? Clay Shirky

Clay Shirky

Dean Starkman has written a lengthy piece in the Columbia Journalism Review, assessing the writings of a group of us he calls the “Future of News” movement. If, seeing those challenges, we FONeros still thought it was possible to preserve most papers in something like their current form, we’d adopt Plan A too. Clay Shirky. « Why We Need the New News Environment to be Chaotic.

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Irving Wladawsky-Berger: A Key Trend for 2007 - and Beyond

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Home Archives Subscribe « Applying "Lean" Thinking to Healthcare Solutions | Main | Outsourcing and Collaboration » January 01, 2007 A Key Trend for 2007 - and Beyond As the New Year begins, it is traditional to review key events from the last year and make predictions for the coming one. Irving Wladawsky-Berger A collection of observations, news and resources on the changing nature of innovation, technology, leadership, and other subjects.

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My/Our research …

Dave Snowden

Said evidence was never published, the investigaroy process was run once and never duplicated and critically the material was never subjected to peer review or published in a reputable journal. You know have a figure, a statistic to drive people to adopt your idea.

Moving from openness advocacy to research

George Siemens

OER align better with faculty’s top adoption priorities than traditional materials do, and the majority of current non-users will try OER between now and 2017. I’ve been thinking about this report and, if David is right about the scope of adoption, we have a serious issue. But, overall, advocacy has driven adoption of openness (OER, MOOCs, open pedagogy, etc).

The Knowledge and Learning Transfer Problem

Charles Jennings

There are some important reasons to adopt this approach, expressed well by Jay Cross in his contribution to our ‘ 702010 towards 100% performance book: Our learning ecologies are entering a do-or-die phase similar to global warming.

Is it time for a BYOL (Bring Your Own Learning) strategy in your organization? #BYOL

Jane Hart

Adopting a BYOL strategy will however require a different approach to learning and development. So they should not be forced to adopt this approach – only gently encouraged to see the value in it over time. Reflect and review.

A Framework for Building AI Capabilities

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

But, despite its market acceptance, a recent McKinsey report found that AI adoption is still at an early, experimental stage, especially outside the tech sector. The report adds that the gap between the early AI adopters and everyone else is growing.

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Special Issue: Massive Open Online Courses

George Siemens

However, university faculty caution that there is not enough research evidence to support widespread adoption. Although some peer-reviewed articles on MOOCs currently exist (e.g., One of the goals of this special issue is to attempt to address this lack of peer reviewed literature. Valerie Irvine, Jillianne Code, and I spent time over the past 8 months preparing a special issue of JOLT on massive open online courses. The issue is now available.

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Development Mindsets and 70:20:10

Charles Jennings

Development Mindsets I have been focussing on the important role of development mindsets as an starting point for adopting the 70:20:10 model for some time. Initiatives such as Danone’s help open up more people to adopting and building development mindsets.

Educational Research in Learning Technology

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Kerr begins with a discussion of systematic reviews of research and comments that they "did not paint a very pretty picture of the current state of AIEd research." I'll return to the subject of systematic reviews at the end of this post. This is a common pattern for systematic reviews.



Workflow management/review tool. Social Learning (Wikis, Blogs, Reviews, Comments, Mentoring/Coaching). •. ?. Workflow Management/Review Tool. ?. How NOT to Adopt an LCMS. LMS vs. LCMS: What is the difference and why does it matter? LMS vs. LCMS?

Separated by a common language?

Dave Snowden

Keep an eye out here and on social media for an invitation to review the outline and content in our new Haunt for members of the Cynefin Network. Often when I see people (particularity in the Agile world) use the Stacy Matrix they actually use the simplification adopted by Brenda Zimmerman.

in an increasingly complex world

Harold Jarche

Robert Warwick - Following a comprehensive literature review, heavily influenced by complexity sciences, we came up with seven essential criteria that are important to consider in an increasingly complex world, these were: Go out of your way to make new connections.

Platforms, Blockchains, and the Evolution of Trust

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Trust was also prominent in a recent survey conducted by IBM on the state of adoption of blockchain. 8 percent of respondents were early adopters, already involved in blockchain pilots and experiments, while 25 percent were considering but not yet ready to deploy blockchains.

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The Economic Potential of The Internet of Things

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

After reviewing the results of their analysis, the study concluded that looking at IoT through the lens of individual applications and industries was inadequate. Adoption depends on having certain technologies, organizational capabilities, and policies in place.

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PKM in Action. Part 2

Harold Jarche

” Two of my regular practices are simple but add value over time — my book reviews and my Friday’s Finds. I only write positive reviews, so many of the books I have read do not get a review. Both book review and resource summaries are something anyone can do.

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The Internet, Blockchain, and the Evolution of Foundational Innovations

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

These questions were nicely addressed in The Truth about Blockchain , a recent Harvard Business Review article by Harvard professors Marco Iansiti and Karim Lakhani. What’s the likely adoption process for foundational technologies like blockchain?

An Agile, Incremental Approach to Business Process Automation

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

In a 2015 Harvard Business Review article , professors Mary Lacity and Leslie Willcocks nicely explained the growing importance of RPAs. “When people first hear the term Robotic Process Automation , they might imagine shiny robots gliding around office buildings.

A Framework for Building AI Capabilities

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

But, despite its market acceptance, a recent McKinsey report found that AI adoption is still at an early, experimental stage, especially outside the tech sector. The report adds that the gap between the early AI adopters and everyone else is growing.

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Is Blockchain Now Transitioning to a More Mundane and Useful Era?

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

In a recent article in the MIT Technology Review , associate editor Mike Orcutt succinctly summarized the current state of blockchain: “In 2017, blockchain technology was a revolution that was supposed to disrupt the global financial system.