Learning Strategy Issues

Clark Quinn

And, per our design, issues emerged. The post Learning Strategy Issues appeared first on Learnlets. The other thing that I was involved in at Online Educa in Berlin was a session on The Flexible Worker. Three of us presented, each addressing one particular topic.

Holacracy Is Not The Answer To Your Employee Disengagement Issues

Dan Pontefract

Holacracy — and what I think is its originating parent, holarchy — however will not solve your organizational disengagement issues. The core issues in today’s organization don’t require the eradication of bosses per holacracy or the creation of overlapping, self-governing circles. (ie.

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Capitalism and Social Issues in the 21st Century

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

In issue after issue, - e.g., marriage equality , the confederate flag , immigration reform , - the business community has supported what we generally think of as the more socially progressive position. .

Shifting IT delivery to tablets: The strategic issues

Dion Hinchcliffe

What will it take to successfully shift IT delivery to these devices given the security worries, legacy IT landscape, BYOD, and other issues Tablets are likely to become the primary computing experience for workers over the next few years.

Special Issue: Massive Open Online Courses

George Siemens

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. One of the goals of this special issue is to attempt to address this lack of peer reviewed literature. Thus, a second goal of this special issue is to highlight this research and provide an historical context for online and distance learning not currently evident in the mainstream media treatment of MOOCs

The only issue that matters

Doc Searls

The Democrats care about it, but don’t want to make a big issue of it. That’s the issue. Geologists have an informal name for the history of human influence on the Earth. They call it the Anthropocene. It makes sense.

Connectivism: Special IRRODL issue

George Siemens

Sometime last year, Grainne Conole and I managed to convince Terry Anderson to issue a call for papers for a special IRRODL issue on connectivism. Today, we’re pleased to announce the publication of the IRRODL Connectivism special issue. From our editorial: This special issue of IRRODL provides an opportunity to step back and reflect on how these dramatic social and technological changes impact education.

Technology Adoption Issues

Tony Karrer

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The Good News On The Key Economic Issue of Our Times: Management Innovation

Steve Denning

Moreover when CEOs get together among themselves to discuss issues of mutual importance, Alan Murray reports in his article, The End of Management in the Wall Street Journal, that what CEOs worry about most is disruptive innovation.

Blog Post: The communication issues that prevent effective leadership

David Gurteen

It's not too surprising that employee engagement is such a big issue with less than one-third of Americans are engaged in their jobs. By David Gurteen Here are three interesting Harris Poll statistics from an HBR article The Top Complaints from Employees About Their Leaders by Lou Solomon. Complaint 3: 52% of U.S. workers say leaders do not make the time to meet with them Complaint 4: 51% of U.S. workers say leaders refuse to talk subordinates Complaint 7: 36% of U.S.

The Emerging Data Economy

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

The Economist’ s May 6 issue referred to data in its cover as the world’s most valuable resource.

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Peering into a Confusing, Paradoxical Future

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Climate change, environment, and health issues will demand attention. To what extent will governments, groups, and individuals prepare now for multifaceted global issues like climate change and transformative technologies?”.

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Globalization at a Crossroads

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

How should business address the very important issues now surrounding globalization? Economic Issues Management and Leadership Political Issues Society and Culture

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AI, Automation and the US Economy

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Artificial Intelligence Complex Systems Data Science and Big Data Economic Issues Education and Talent Management and Leadership Political Issues Smart Systems Technology and Strategy

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Unarticulated needs: deep issues

Dave Snowden

The post Unarticulated needs: deep issues appeared first on Cognitive Edge. My post of yesterday made the point that it is difficult to get anyone to state what they need in the absence of knowing what a new capability can achieve.

The Long Term Impact of AI on Jobs - Some Lessons from History

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

The June 25 issue of The Economist includes a special report on artificial intelligence. Artificial Intelligence Economic Issues Political Issues Society and Culture Technology and Strategy

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6 critical issues: Why the super injunction story represents a major social turning point

Ross Dawson

So many fundamental issues of society, media, and our future are tied into this that it is difficult to disentangle. Here are a few compact thoughts and critical issues on what is at the heart of this extraordinary situation. - This is just one more case when national legislations differ on issues that span boundaries, as is the case whenever information flows.

The Competitive Value of Data: From Analytics to Machine Learning

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Artificial Intelligence Data Science and Big Data Economic Issues Innovation Political Issues Society and Culture Technology and StrategyA recent article by NY Times reporter Steve Lohr discussed the rising importance of data as a major competitive differentiator.

Critical issue: Will the fertility rate in the developed world continue to increase?

Ross Dawson

This is a critical issue that the government, business, and social sectors will need to keep strongly aware of in coming years. The post Critical issue: Will the fertility rate in the developed world continue to increase?

Digital Identity - the Key to Privacy and Security in the Digital World

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

The WEF report identifies six distinct such layers: Standards - Standards must govern the overall operation to avoid consistency and coordination issues. From time immemorial, our identity systems have been based on face-to-face interactions and on physical documents and processes.

Automation Technologies and the Future of Work

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Artificial Intelligence Economic Issues Innovation Management and Leadership Political Issues Services Innovation Society and Culture Technology and Strategy

Knowledge Management Core Issues

Tony Karrer

Great post by Denham Grey - Perennial KM issues that are very similar to the core problems that we deal with in eLearning: How to speed learning, increase awareness and share experiences. We have made little progress in preventing those repeating errors, as firms grow in size and complexity, building relationships that enable knowledge flows, keeping in the loop and finding stuff becomes a huge issue.

The Real Issue Behind SOPA, PIPA and DMCA

Nine Shift

The real issue is intellectual property ownership and sharing rights. . The real issue behind SOPA, PIPA and DMCA is not online piracy or violating laws, but what those laws should be and fundamentally ownership of words, phrases, media, music, video, from the Bible right on up to the present.

The Simple, Economic Value of Artificial Intelligence

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Artificial Intelligence Data Science and Big Data Economic Issues Education and Talent Management and Leadership Services Innovation Smart Systems Technology and Strategy

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What’s the Value of Blockchain?

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Each piece of information provides critical data points that could potentially reveal food safety issues with the product. A few weeks ago I attended the IBM Blockchain Summit 2017 in New York.

The Future of the Globally Integrated Enterprise

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

“In Retreat: Global companies in the era of protectionism,” reads the cover of the January 28 issue of The Economist. But it raises issues that are too big and too interconnected for business alone or government alone to solve.”.

Trust and the On-Demand Economy

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Complex Systems Economic Issues Innovation Management and Leadership Political Issues Services Innovation Society and Culture Technology and Strategy

Becoming a 21st Century Digital Tinkerer

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Complex Systems Economic Issues Education and Talent Innovation Management and Leadership Political Issues Services Innovation Smart Systems Society and Culture Technology and StrategyI like to tell people that the key to being and/or sounding smart is to hang out with smart people.

Why Are We Stuck in a World of Slow Economic Growth? Nobody Seems to Know

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Earlier this year Gordon published The Rise of Fall of American Growth , - which was reviewed in the Foreign Affairs issue by George Mason University economist Tyler Cowen. If the issue is a shortage of demand, then some more stimulus should help.

Technological Unemployment and the Future of Work

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Complex Systems Data Science and Big Data Economic Issues Innovation Management and Leadership Political Issues Society and Culture Technology and Strategy

Not Your Grandfather’s Manufacturing

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

The February 23 issue of the NY Times Magazine was devoted to the future of work, and in particular, to what it called the new working class.

Is There a STEM Crisis or a STEM Surplus?

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Complex Systems Data Science and Big Data Economic Issues Education and Talent Management and Leadership Political Issues Society and CultureIs the US facing a critical shortage of STEM skills? Do we have enough STEM workers to meet the demands of the labor market?

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The Fourth Industrial Revolution

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

It will affect our identity and all the issues associated with it: our sense of privacy, our notions of ownership, our consumption patterns, the time we devote to work and leisure, and how we develop our careers, cultivate our skills, meet people, and nurture relationships.

The Fourth Industrial Revolution - Risks and Benefits

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Artificial Intelligence Complex Systems Data Science and Big Data Economic Issues Education and Talent Management and Leadership Political Issues Society and Culture Technology and Strategy

Blockchain Can Reshape Financial Services… But it Will Take Significant Time and Investment

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Not only are there major technology and standards issues to be worked out, but the industry will have to collaborate with governments around the world to develop the appropriate legal frameworks and regulatory environments.

The Coming Robotics Revolution

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Hi, Robot: Work and Life in the Age of Automation , reads the Hamlet-inspired cover of the July, 2105 issue of Foreign Affairs.

AI and Public Policy

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

The report is organized into three main sections: Section I described the key research trends influencing AI’s future; Section II examined the key economic sectors that are most likely to be impacted by AI; and Section III looked into issues surrounding AI and public policy.

Another NFL Issue: Cheerleaders

Nine Shift

This doesn't rank with the other big issues that the NFL, presiding over the decline of American football, faces today. It's not a big issue, but it IS another issue for the NFL, trying to keep this last century sport our nation's top sport, with soccer (futbol) on its heels I was watching my team's first exhibition game of the season on TV, and there was something missing: cheerleaders. . The TV cameras simply ignored them, and for good reason.

The (Uneven) Digitization of the US Economy

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

But t he report also warns that companies must adapt or risk being left behind in our rapidly advancing digital economy, and lists some of the most pressing issues that companies need to consider to keep up, including: Prepare for tougher, 360-degree competition.

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Is FinTech Forcing Banking to a Tipping Point?

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Complex Systems Digital Money and Payments Economic Issues Innovation Political Issues Society and Culture Technology and StrategyFor the past few decades, digital technologies have been systematically transforming one industry after another.

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