F-Suites for C-Suites: 4 Futures Thinking Toolkits To Help C-Suite Leaders Thrive in a World of Change « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

emergent by design. Imagine your mind as a construct – a series of models, assumptions, biases, values, beliefs, memories, past hurts and joys, experiences, expectations, and blind spots. It’s easy to get trapped in our most comfortable assumptions and models.

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Core Principles for the New Economy: Human Agency & Enlightened Self-Interest « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

emergent by design. The problem with the kinds of ad hoc, project-based, one off relationships Boyd described is that they leave the individual isolated without a safety net, and thus leave the project-based model of p2p collaboration open to cooptation (as free agents become a precariat) by capitalist business firms. What is Design Thinking, Really? Detroit Wireless Mesh. Design Earth. Follow emergent by design. Skip to content.

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Radical Connectedness and the Evolution of Business

Alchemy of Change

Ford used the humming, machine-like efficiency of this hub and spokes model to minimize the threat of interruption to his manufacturing processes and turn this self reliance into the pinnacle of operating efficiency for its time. But in some ways, we’re still stuck in the old model.

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The New Socialism: Global Collectivist Society Is Coming Online

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

It is designed to heighten individual autonomy and thwart centralization. It is a design frontier and a particularly fertile space for innovation. Nearly 10 million registered users have contributed to Wikipedia, 160,000 of whom are designated active.

[KMers] Training Community Managers and Facilitators


4:02 pm pekadad: @johanlammers Lee Romero from Deloitte in Detroit here. 4:33 pm johanlammers: Q4 Is there a clearcut model, steps or approach out there that might be very helpful as a framework for starting community managers? 4:53 pm mneff: Be a role model.

More collaboration

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

And it prompts me to wonder if James Rs model is actually more of a maturity profile around the management of collaboration tools than about tool adoption per se. My experience, though, is that we need to "capture the high ground" in these models, explicitly including the longer-term vision. Without this, these models are too quickly ignored when a "sexier" approach comes along.

Collaboration tools

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

As ever, James is practical & clear in his thinking and suggests a 5 phase model (0-4) for organisations thinking about collaboration. These rich networks will almost certainly be a federated model. And I wholly agree that the model looks too static, at all levels and phases of the progress. Engineers without Fears Tuesday, September 11, 2007 Collaboration tools James Robertson has been thinking about collaboration tools. Which is interesting because I have as well.