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Can IBM Watson Workspace Save Our Productivity?

Luis Suarez

Apparently, our productivity as employees has been plummeting since the mid 70s. Yet, productivity still is very weak and we don’t seem to succeed in figuring out who (or what) is to blame for that. Yes, indeed, you are reading it right, since the mid 70s !

UX Week 2014 Keynote Josh Clark on the Future of Digital Product Design

Adaptive Path

In this interview, Josh and I talk about the current trends in digital product design, and where those trends might be heading. Adaptive Path UX Week Design Digital Product Design Global Moxie Jesse James Garrett Josh Clark

Cloud, Services and the Transformation of Production

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Cloud-based services require a much more standardized, mass customized , process oriented, industrialized approach to production , including the application of advanced technologies and rigorous science, engineering and management methodologies. .

Musing on Google’s Power Searching Course and marketing

Jay Cross

Today I completed Google’s Power Searching Course. Do I know any more about search than I did ten days ago? You can narrow a search by date. Previously I approached Google searches much like looking something up in an encyclopedia or dictionary.

Three Models of Knowledge Production

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

It should be contrasted with some alternatives: knowledge production as mining - on this view, data is like a raw material that is searched for and retrieved. knowledge production as growth - on this view, data is like a raw material that serves as a nutrient or growth medium.

Why Looking After Your Personal Brand in the Social Era Still Matters

Luis Suarez

“ If the search inquiry doesn’t find you, there’s a void like you don’t exist. General Interest Open Business Personal KM Productivity Tools I can’t remember when was the last time that I updated my Curriculum Vitae. Actually, that’s not accurate. Of course, I do.

Google Plus – One Social Networking Tool to Rule Them All

Luis Suarez

In that year, IBM decided to productise all of those wonderful social interactions and create, as a result of it, a single product: IBM Connections , formerly known as Lotus Connections. IBM Innovation Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Productivity Tools Social Computing

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5 Reasons Why Activity Streams Will Save You From Information Overload

Luis Suarez

Instead, it will all become a lot more self-serving for all knowledge workers, to the point where before they need to reach out to anyone out there, they may as well have got the answer to their questions by searching, filtering, annotating further those various streams.

Snap Bird – Experimenting with Curation of Live Tweeting at Conference Events

Luis Suarez

All in all with the main premise behind all of that fun and play to figure out new methods to become more productive, effective and efficient at what I have been aiming all along: work smarter, not necessarily harder. keep those Twitter searches on hashtags going in the medium, long run.

Twitter Is Where Conversations Go To Die

Luis Suarez

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Workplace Productivity

Tony Karrer

One of the favorite quotes I used to use during presentations was Drucker - The most important contribution of management in the 21st century will be to increase knowledge-worker productivity. Complexity of Productivity for Knowledge Work Productivity is defined as: the ratio of the quantity and quality of units produced to the labor per unit of time For some knowledge workers, we can reasonably define things this way.

Living “A World Without Email” … in Google Plus

Luis Suarez

Even if it is thoughtfully placed in a folder, e-mail search isn’t great. Innovation Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Personal KM Productivity Tools Social Computing

Google Plus and The Enterprise – What’s The Deal?

Luis Suarez

Can you imagine when G+ is tightly integrated with Google Search? IBM Innovation Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Learning Personal KM Productivity Tools Social Computing

The Future of High-Performance Work Systems – Towards Meaningful Work

Luis Suarez

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Productivity Tips for the Mobile (Social) Knowledge Web Worker – Mophie, Gum Max and Logitech

Luis Suarez

As I have mentioned on my last blog post , here’s a follow-up entry for today where I’m going to pick things up from where I left them around some additional Productivity Tips for the Mobile (Social) Knowledge Web Worker.

Social Networking Gets Serious – #prayforjapan

Luis Suarez

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My Top 5 iOS Apps of the Week – Week #10

Luis Suarez

This week’s suggestions cover the following themes: Productivity, Photography, Traveling and Games. It also helps you search for hotels, rental cars, etc. General Interest iPad iPhone Knowledge Tools Productivity Tools Tools and Gadgets #elsuappsA photo posted by @elsua (@elsua9) on Aug 22, 2016 at 3:48am PDT.

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Social Learning at TELUS by Dan Pontefract

Luis Suarez

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Nancy White and Suzy – An Intro to Twitter

Luis Suarez

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Google Me! Your New Business Card

Luis Suarez

It keeps evolving, growing, maturing over time and in multiple ways, whether you are searching for Luis Suarez (Or Luis Suarez IBM ), Luis , Suarez , or elsua. General Interest Innovation Knowledge Tools Personal KM Productivity Tools Social Computing

Business or Pleasure? - why not both: The product-to-service.

Martijn Linssen

why not both Home About Contact Saturday, 21 August 2010 The product-to-service financial ratio Yesterday I saw a tweet by Frank Scavo : Chatting with a vendor about implementation cost to software license cost ratios. Because the product is more expensive. " Business or Pleasure? -

Why Blogging Still Matters

Luis Suarez

Specially, for one particular use case, that one where I am thinking about sharing a thought or two across that I would want to come back to over time, something that it’s proved to be quite a challenge in multiple other social networking tools, due to poor quality search capabilities.

Product selection with your network | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

It is time again to buy a new set, but instead of buying the cheapest set at the local office store, I decided to get the recommendations of my network – since many are also frequent users of this product.

1,000+ Learning & Performance Tools

Jane Hart

Search & Research Tools. Personal Productivity Tools. Looking for some new ideas for tools to support your work? Here are the links to the pages in my Directory of Learning & Performance Tools , which lists over 1,000 tools in 4 main categories as shown below. Want to add or amend a tool’s details? You can do so here. What are your favourite tools for learning? Voting is now open in this year’s Top Tools for Learning survey. Please share your own.

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I Know It When I See It

Andy McAfee

product?&# – are just windowdressing on products that are still essentially geared for Collaboration 1.0. Whose products at present come closest to enabling Web 2.0-style collaboration and interaction in enterprise environments? products that lack the ability to produce “meaningful&# RSS feeds. This all has one mutually beneficial purpose: Businesses want to create the products and services their customers are interested in, in order to be more successful.

@Janetter or How I Started to Enjoy Twitter Once Again

Luis Suarez

She liked the experience and right away I thought about giving it a try myself, after having been actively searching for a good substitute for Nambu throughout all of this time playing with a bunch of other Twitter clients whether on the Mac or on iOS devices. Janetter’s searching capabilities and real-time searches are just superb! Not matter how busy the Search timeline may well be, it will keep up with it and provide you with all you need.

The Future of Work and Learning 2: Chatbots

Jane Hart

search for relevant or customised content (or courses) on say YouTube, Wikipedia or Coursera. receive customised productivity support (e.g. There are already bots for property searches , getting up to date news bots, as well as for booking hotels.

5 Reasons Why Activity Streams Will Save Your From Information Overload

Luis Suarez

Instead, it will all become a lot more self-serving for all knowledge workers, to the point where before they need to reach out to anyone out there, they may as well have got the answer to their questions by searching, filtering, annotating further those various streams.

enabling self-governing teams

Harold Jarche

Yaneer Bar-Yam suggests that instead of searching for leaders, we should self-organize as teams. The more diverse their social networks, the more effective and productive they are in a network society.

What's the Future of Jobs?

John Hagel

Until then, the best advice we can give our children is to search wherever they can (and certainly beyond the four walls of the classroom) for a sustaining passion that excites and engages them and to not stop until they have found it. Moreover, I also believe that we will be willing to pay those who can play a material role in achieving more of our potential and in providing us with products and services tailored to our individual needs and interests.

The Simple, Economic Value of Artificial Intelligence

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Similarly, the economic value of the Internet revolution can be described as reducing the cost of communications and of search, thus enabling us to easily find and access all kinds of information, - including documents, pictures, music and videos.

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The Big Shift in Business Models

John Hagel

The traditional business model involved payment for a product or service upfront, regardless of whether or not it was ever used. What if I use a product or service and create very little value from that usage – should I really have to pay for simple usage?

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Design Thinking and the Workplace Experience

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Design has long played a major role in product innovation. But in the last few years, a shift has been underway bringing design to the very core of the business. “ The Evolution of Design Thinking : It’s no longer just for products. Collaboration, co-creation, co-production.

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Learning is Connecting

Harold Jarche

Google Search: Web search engine. Evernote: Productivity tool. “Education over the Internet is going to be so big it is going to make email usage look like a rounding error.” – John Chambers 1999.

Enterprise microblogging should be pay-per-use

Martijn Linssen

adapt|change|Cloud computing|financials|knowledge|social media|Yammer| Newer Post Older Post Home Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom) Search blog Loading. Business or Pleasure? -

Rethinking John Wanamaker

Doc Searls

…or, from T he Economist in 2013, a wonderful article which draws attention to research which counters the common view about search engine advertising. . Again, while search ads are called ads, but they’re really direct marketing.

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Lean Principles in the Digital Economy

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Lean principles is the name given to a group of production techniques developed by Japanese manufacturing companies around the 1970s-1980s to maximize customer value while reducing wasteful resource.

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Un-Sucking the Touchpoint

Adaptive Path

Whether it’s an expanding digital product ecosystem, a cross-channel retail experience, or a complex, intangible service experience. A while back I was speaking at a conference and I described the role the touchpoint played in helping make sense of a cross-channel service.

The Myth of the Myth of Technological Unemployment

Andy McAfee

When this is the case, it means that employment changes are not due to jobs moving around the world in search of cheap human labor; they’re due to machine labor becoming at least as capable as and cheaper than humans.

My Top 5 iOS Apps of the Week – Week #12

Luis Suarez

Either way, it’s that time of the week where I’m due to share over here the next round of recommended iOS apps and this week’s themes are as follows: Productivity (Task Management, Calendaring & Scheduling, Screen Captures), Photography and Traveling.