SEEFA symposium identifies challenges to innovation in Ageing Better – it’s culture as much as tech

Social Reporter

Summary: a symposium on innovation, technology and later life provides confirmation that many of the challenges to making use of tech for ageing better are organisational and cultural as well as technical. I found the SEEFA symposium last week on ‘Transforming not excluding – the impact of information technology and innovation on later life’ most useful because it didn’t focus on innovative technology. Digital social innovations in services are not scaling.

2015 174

Social Business in 2013 – A Challenge

Elsua

More than anything else, because in the last three months, while I was mostly away from this blog, I kept bumping into a couple of relatively new challenges that I think are going to present lots of great opportunities for us all in the year ahead in the space of Social Business.

2013 227

#LeadWithRespect Meme: a Challenge for 21st Century Management

Elsua

The challenge then becomes how well connected you may well be in the network based on the trust and respect for others you may have shown over the course of time. Humanise Innovation Open Business Open Leadership

2014 213

The challenge of networking civil society

Social Reporter

Workshops and online platforms will empower those active in the community to continue the conversation across professional silos, supporting each other to innovate in local arenas with less central government direction.

Life Without eMail – Year 6, Weeks 21 to 24 – (Newcomer Challenging for King Email’s Crown)

Elsua

In fact, today’s entry will be about a Newcomer Challenging for King eMail’s Crown. . Somehow the latter approach sounds so much more of an effective use of our time than the selfish, egotistical use of email just to fit our own individual purpose(s).

2013 197

Radical innovation is never acceptable

Chris Corrigan

There is an interesting observation here, that the socially acceptable forms of protest, innovation and radical change are only helpful in terms of creating incremental and socially acceptable change. They challenge my assumptions and my ideas.

2016 73

Innovation agency NESTA announces hyperlocal media research and funding

Social Reporter

The UK innovation agency NESTA is starting a major exploration of the future of hyperlocal media – covering everything from struggling local papers, and reduced local BBC services, through to new Government-backed local TV, and the blogs, online communities and radio stations run by passionate digital activists. “Our work will identify the disruptive technology, business model and content opportunities and challenges for hyperlocal media.

2012 159

Social Architecture (a manifesto) | Management Innovation eXchange

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Management Innovation eXchange. Management Innovation eXchange. Innovative 4.44. In my opinion, this is how social media is requiring the focus of each of the change management work-streams to shift: Challenges. What are the limits of open innovation?

The Man Who Should Have Used Lotus Connections – Innovate or Die

Elsua

IBM Innovation Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Learning Personal KM Productivity Tools Social Computing

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AI Use Cases For Communities & Networks

Online Community Strategy

For business leaders shaping online community strategy, AI holds promise to help solve two of the biggest challenges with online communities: 1) Quantifying the value of community investment and delivering timely and actionable insight and 2) Managing large networks of relationships at scale.

2018 51

Dell – a leader in Social Media Innovation

Ant's Eyeview Blog

Dell has always been an innovator in customer relationships and social media dating back to their core business model “be direct”. Innovation comes in many forms, mostly people think of innovation solely with new product features or new product categories.

2011 72

Copy, Adapt or Innovate? Educating Yorkshire with the Kings Speech…

Chris Collison

It was a fly-on-the-wall documentary about a state school in the North of England, introducing us to the reality of today’s education, and the challenges for teachers and students alike. I challenge you to watch it and not shed a tear!

2014 46

Giving up on Work e-mail - Status Report on Week 51 (SNBC - Connect, Collaborate, Innovate)

Elsua

Tags: Productivity Tools Social Computing Innovation Learning Communities Personal KM Knowledge Tools Knowledge Management Enterprise2.0

Think ‘Network Structure’ not ‘Networking’ « Connect « Innovation Leadership Network

John Tropea - Delicious Network

Once we have creatively made connections between ideas (which is the core creative act in innovation), we have to get our new ideas to spread. This entry was posted on 13 February 2010, 2:18 pm and is filed under connect , innovation strategy , networks.

2010 71

Is Leading in the Digital Age Different?

Leading Virtually

For situations where prior structures are not sufficient, the intent or purpose behind follower’s work have to be clarified and followers have to be trained and empowered to deal with unexpected situations themselves. Many say or assume that leadership does not change in the digital age.

2015 61

Innovation and Communities of Practice

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Explore Community Log In | Sign Up From: gfbertini + Subscribe Innovation and Communities of Practice Related Comunidades de Prática 233 reads Intentional Innovation - Kellogg Foundation 2008 2211 reads Innovation and Philanthropy 1414 reads Kviselius N.Z. Risks of Open Innovation 334 reads Open Innovation 194 reads Encyclopedia of Communities of Practice in Information and Knowledge Management 124 reads Etienne Wenger - Communities of Practice.

Snippets — If cooperation is how humans get things done, then a sense of community is the fuel to optimise our purpose

John Tropea - Delicious Community

If cooperation is how humans get things done, then a sense of community is the fuel to optimise our purpose. In fostering a sense of community in your organization, this is without question the most critical first step you have to take – where you facilitate opportunities for employees from different teams, divisions or departments to interact and engage with one another to better understand the challenges and approaches they want to take to achieve the same goal. Archive. Snippets.

2014 29

Communities in the Crowd Economy: #CSWEurope15

Online Community Strategy

The purpose of defining, identifying and studying the collaborative economy is to understand how business models need to evolve to thrive in this new economic context. The ability, motivation and assets to work towards a common purpose over time.

2015 71

The Beginning of a New Work Adventure – Joining panagenda!

Elsua

My goodness, quite a challenge trying to summarise 20 years of working experience, don’t you think? Freelancing General Interest IBM Innovation Knowledge Management Learning Life Metablogging Open Business Open Leadership

2017 213

plan a little, implement a lot « Innovation Leadership Network

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Tim Kastelle & John Steen Innovation Leadership Network Home About Popular Posts Talks « innovative innovation research the roots of innovation » plan a little, implement a lot That’s a saying that one of our research partners attributed today to Etienne Wenger, and which he said was one of the ideas that drove their successful implementation of a Communities of Practice initiative. The second is that innovations are discovered in use.

Resisting Change – Luddites Unite!

Elsua

To quote him: ‘We eagerly embrace them when they support our desire for inclusion, purpose, challenge, meaning and alignment with nature. Innovation Knowledge Management Learning Open Business Open Leadership

2016 186

Tapping the Network to Facilitate Innovation « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Tapping the Network to Facilitate Innovation February 21, 2010 tags: design thinking , folksonomy , human capital , influence , innovation , knowledge management , learning , reputation , social business design , social capital , social network analysis , whuffie by Venessa Miemis A few weeks ago, I noticed a contest on Stowe Boyd’s site to receive a free entry to the Social Business Edge conference coming up in April in NYC, and a chance to share the idea on stage.

Top 10 Tools for Learning 2016

Elsua

Needless to say it’s been a bit of a challenge as well to try to summarise my own Top Tools List for Learning down to just 10, more than anything else, because of how varied and mixed my very own learning needs and wants have become over the course of the last few years.

2016 259

Is Twitter Where Connections Go to Die? – The Unfollowing Experiment

Elsua

Or do something about it, break the chain, challenge the status quo and redefine a completely new user experience. An experiment where I’d be challenging not only how I make good use of Twitter, but those around me as well.

2015 267

Communities in the Crowd Economy: #CSWEurope15

Online Community Strategy

The purpose of defining, identifying and studying the collaborative economy is to understand how business models need to evolve to thrive in this new economic context. The ability, motivation and assets to work towards a common purpose over time. image credit: Xavier Damman @xdamman.

2015 54

Dark Matters: Exploring Thresholds of (Im)perceptibility

Jenny Connected

The project team’s questions for the workshop were more challenging. How do different scales and locations of imperceptibility challenge human levels of receptivity and responsiveness to current planetary challenges? How does art purposively engage with other disciplines?’

2015 130

Yes, Leadership Changes in a Web 2.0 World

Leading Virtually

With proliferation of technology-mediated virtual teams, there is greater need and expectation for leaders to provide us with an inspiring purpose and structure that hold the team together and propel it forward despite the numerous challenges of working virtually.

How Social Networking Can Improve Work Meetings

Elsua

Just like 5 years ago I started challenging the status quo of corporate email with the “ A World Without eMail ” movement, I think this week it’s a good time to start its follow-up: Life Without Meetings. .

2013 269

Social Business in 2013 – An Opportunity (Open Business)

Elsua

This piece would also highlight a shift of focus and purpose for yours truly with regards to the overall theme of Social Networking for Business. The opportunity for Social Business in 2013 and beyond is going to start with a challenge.

2013 249

The State of Social Business – A State of Maturity?

Elsua

The stakes are high, for sure, but so is the passion and excitement about both worlds finally reuniting to strike for a common goal: improve our businesses’ overall performance through meaningful, purposeful, engaged, sustainable and responsible growth.

2012 254

IBM’s Client Experience Jam Is Now History

Elsua

Talking about bold moves, about a meaningful impact, about an open dialogue with a purpose to make a difference! so it’s going to be a bit challenging, but I can give it a try. IBM Innovation Learning Open Business

2013 274

Business Can’t Succeed in a World That’s Failing

Elsua

Which certainly helps me get reminded about a quote that I recently blogged about by Don Tapscott that I think clearly defines the main big challenge ahead for the business / corporate world of the 21st century, very much along the lines of adapt to the new reality or die in the attempt: .

2012 241

Visual Camp – or developing “Policy in Pics”

Social Reporter

Noel Hatch, who facilitate the event, explains here how it developed from a “Policy in Pics&# idea from Toby Blume , proposed in the Dotgovlabs Innovation Hub (registration required). The top four will be the challenges we work on the day itself. All posts innovation visualcamp

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Social Task Management – When Social Business Got Down to Work – #e2conf Highlights

Elsua

Social networking with a clearer than ever business purpose: that is, empower employees to become smarter at what they already do at work, with perhaps a lot less effort involved altogether! The New Challenge for Social Business.

2012 213

Life Without eMail – 5th Year Progress Report – The Community, The Movement

Elsua

Either way, that’s why I feel it’s probably a good time to move on to the next challenge. IBM Innovation Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Learning Open Business Personal KM Productivity Tools A-World-Without-Email Life-Without-eMail Thinking-Outside-The-Inbox

2013 270

From Adaptation into Engagement by Luis Suarez

Elsua

So, instead of driving the adoption of middle managers from the European Commission, we talked about business purposes and how social technologies could act as a rather valuable and unprecedented enabler towards achieving a certain number of goals. So when looking into a business purpose or problem to tackle with the emergence of Social Business employee disengagement is just as good for them as for everyone else. Language matters.

2014 180

JAC 2012 – Joint Alumni Conference Event Highlights

Elsua

It helped me understand as well how if IT would listen to the Business on the many various different challenges, problems AND opportunities it faces and if the Business would try to understand how IT could help address the vast majority of those, we would ALL be in a much much better position.

2012 212

Why Is Knowledge Sharing Important? A Matter of Survival

Elsua

Sharing for the sake of sharing is probably not going to happen that very often and perhaps not with the right purpose. Eventually, one of the biggest challenges for social networking within the enterprise is to be, basically, designed for virtual serendipity).

Blogging and Corporate Hippies by Luis Suarez

Elsua

IBM Innovation Learning Metablogging Open Business Personal KM Podcasting Hippie2.0

2013 186

Social Business – *The* Ecosystem

Elsua

Well, more than anything else, because it’s probably one of the best, most comprehensive reads you will do to find out where Social Business comes from, where we are nowadays and what lies ahead as our next challenge. IBM Innovation Knowledge Management Social Enterprise

2012 242

Once Upon a Time … the Power of Storytelling for Business

Elsua

“, that I can certainly recommend everyone reading through it, specially, if you are a public speaker, and, more importantly, if you like storytelling with a business purpose. IBM Innovation Knowledge Management Learning Personal KM Productivity Tools Social Enterprise

Reflections from 2011 – Is Employee Engagement Still a Myth?

Elsua

Of course, I’m talking about Employee Engagement or, in other words, how do you keep your employees motivated to excel at what they already do, driven by their distinctive passions, purpose and meaning? The challenge is out there for everyone though.

Smart Filtering – On Humanising and Socialising the Web

Elsua

Eli comes to explain what he has coined, as a growing problem, as “ Filter Bubble “; basically, how we “ don’t get exposed to information that could challenge or broaden our worldview &# any longer when surfing the (Social) Web.

2011 246