The Innovation of Loneliness

Elsua

Collaboration Communities Fun Stuff and Musings General Interest Innovation Learning Life Open Business

Transformative Innovation

Networking Action

Transformative innovations (TI) do not always begin with radical scientific … Change Net Dev By Amir Khorsani – Manchester Business School. This is one of a series of guest blogs on large systems change written as part of GOLDEN’s Ecosystems Labs activity. . A Definition.

Social Innovation Labs

Networking Action

Anyone interested in transformation processes will find Social Innovation Lab Guide a must read. For those actually developing a lab, it provides a detailed design, tools, examples, and advice; for those wanting to understand the role of labs in a … Net Dev

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Discovering common ground in European social innovation projects: Mapping the BoostInno network collaboration

Making CommunitySense

” BoostInno is one of the networks developed in URBACT, with the aim to “enable public administrations to play a new role as public booster and brokers/facilitators of social innovation activities/projects/policies, by driving social innovation in, through and out the public sector.”

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Graphic Facilitation 2015 – Skills, Innovation and Fun!

Michelle Laurie

If you are interested in ENGAGING BEYOND WORDS and looking for innovative ways to spice up your practice, this workshop is a fabulous experience. I am very excited to be co-hosting the 6 th Annual Graphic Facilitation Workshop in Rossland, BC July 13-14 th , 2015.

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Developing Communities for Collaborative Innovation: Recap of CMX Online Workshop

Online Community Strategy

This is a short post to recap the online workshop I did with David Spinks of CMX about developing Collaborative Innovation Communities. With the right programs, platforms, community ecosystem design and internal alignment, Collaborative Innovation communities can produce incredible value.

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The Next 10 years of Social Innovation

Networking Action

Indy Johar writes: The last ten years have been an important, formative period for the revival of social innovation, we have seen a new generation of actors contribute to the renewal of our societal goods. The work of the Young … Net Dev

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ict innovations in education

Taming the spaces

From ECTEL2013 keynote presentation by Panagyotis Kampylis the more innovative practices are, the more difficult is to scale them up innovation ecosystem: there must be dynamical adaptations and adjustments innovations are started as top down but must contain bottom-up innovation leadership for strategic alignment support teachers and teacher autonomy support at multiple levels (class, places, […].

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The Tilburg story of knowledge sharing for social innovation

Making CommunitySense

Topic of my talk was “Knowledge Sharing for Social Innovation: The Dutch Tilburg Regional Case” I published the slides of my talk in a previous post. In it, you can find the Tilburg story of knowledge sharing for social innovation. Social Innovation.

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Outside Innovation

Collaborative Thinking

The Best Ways to Manage Outside Innovation — HBS Working Knowledge. Lakhani on the keys to managing distributed innovation. Firms need to consider three key factors in deciding to pursue either a community- or market-based external innovation model. The firm's role is to define the boundaries of the platform and then encourage entry and innovation by outsiders. The motivation of the external innovators. Tags: Innovation Interesting perspective.

Blog>> Innovations in Knowledge Organisation

Green Chameleon

This is going to be fun…

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Smartness and innovativeness of learning ecosystems

Taming the spaces

Last ICWL 2016 conference in Rome made me reconsider the innovative learning ecosystem concept in my studies and instead consider using the smartness of learning ecosystems since innovative is a relative concept while smartness is not, as well as smartness may be nicely interpreted as a niche providing fitness and flow experiences.

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Discovering common ground in European social innovation projects: mapping the BoostInno network collaboration

Making CommunitySense

” BoostInno is one of the networks developed in URBACT, with the aim to “enable public administrations to play a new role as public booster and brokers/facilitators of social innovation activities/projects/policies, by driving social innovation in, through and out the public sector.”

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Innovation for Erratic Meatbags

Evolving Web

He made it clear that innovation was everyone's job. Simon and Jabe could have written off their programmers as stereotypical introvert meatbags and left the innovation to product development experts - but that's the normal way of doing things.

Blog>> Intranet Innovation Awards 2015

Green Chameleon

Step Two in Australia have just announced the winners of the 2015 Intranet Innovation Awards. The awards report gives detailed case studies of winning intranets, and as always illustrates designs and ideas that have a positive impact on the business. This year, you can get the full series of reports for the past nine years in a bundle for only $100 more than this year’s report. Check out the release here: [link

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Educational innovation: schools vs homeschooling?

Mathemagenic

While the “either/or” situations might be unavoidable at times, at the end it is not that important where educational innovations appear, within a school or at a family level (or somewhere in between), as far as all sides are open to learn from them.

New publication – Knowledge Weaving for Social Innovation: Laying the First Strand

Making CommunitySense

Knowledge Weaving for Social Innovation: Laying the First Strand. Social innovation is the process in which relevant stakeholders jointly develop solutions to wicked problems that none of them can solve on their own. This is a reflective sensemaking effort in which existing communal knowledge sharing practices, initiatives, and resources are tied together into coherent commons-based knowledge fabrics that support intercommunal collaboration, such as for social innovation.

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Beyond Ideas: Building Open Innovation Communities

Online Community Strategy

Open Innovation Communities are one of the most valuable types of communities to build and also one of the most difficult to get right. In my community practice, I’ve seen 4 stages that are typical in the maturation of an Open Innovation Community. Collaborative Innovation.

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Sustainable Enterprises: Innovation Intervention

21st Century Organization

Over the years I have wrestled with a graphic to depict what we do when we support an organization catalyze their good ideas into market worthy innovations and depict when value is created. A customer's lifetime value is co-created through open networking innovation.

New publication: “It’s the Conversation, Stupid!” – Social Media Systems Design for Open Innovation Communities

Making CommunitySense

” Social Media Systems Design for Open Innovation Communities was just published in J.E. eds.), Managing Open Innovation Technologies , Springer, Berlin. Open innovation is about crossing boundaries to create networked synergies in/across collaborative communities.

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Graphic Facilitation 2015 – Skills, Innovation and Fun!

Michelle Laurie

If you are interested in ENGAGING BEYOND WORDS and looking for innovative ways to spice up your practice, this workshop is a fabulous experience. I am very excited to be co-hosting the 6 th Annual Graphic Facilitation Workshop in Rossland, BC July 13-14 th , 2015.

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Beyond Ideas: Building Open Innovation Communities

Online Community Strategy

Open Innovation Communities – where companies and customers collaborate on ideas for new products and services – can be one of the most valuable ways to invest in community engagement. The Four Stages of Open Innovation Communities. Collaborative Innovation.

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Open Policy Making promises engagement as well as digital innovation

Social Reporter

A couple of posts on the Open Policy Making blog this week provide insights into how digital technologies, network thinking, and new ways for government to operate may change the way we receive services, engage as citizens – and maybe develop our own community-level innovations.

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New Publication: Public Libraries as Social Innovation Catalysts

Making CommunitySense

van den Assem (2013), Public Libraries as Social Innovation Catalysts. Through social innovation, libraries may adopt new functions and roles and even act as innovation catalysts in networks of increasingly interdependent stakeholders from different sectors. We investigate how to design such inter-sectoral public library innovations that are embedded in existing organizational practice and are both sustainable and scalable. Just published: A. de Moor and R.

For innovation: Amplify the low signal

Net-Map Toolbox

Crow brings the daylight, by Ruth Meharg. My work often involves getting familiar with a new country and sector in a short amount of time, discussing challenges with many different stakeholders and together developing and implementing strategies for change.

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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.

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Social Business – Rethinking Innovation, Organization and Leadership

Elsua

Well, here is one potential answer to them all: Social Business – Rethinking Innovation, Organization and Leadership. Innovation Knowledge Management Learning Life Social Computing

Social Media & Innovation

Collaborative Thinking

Working Title: "Leveraging Social Media Within Innovation Strategies". Target Audience : Innovation program managers, innovation project teams, decision-makers involved in collaboration and social media strategies, IT managers, architects, and others involved in knowledge management efforts. Problem Statements: Have economic realities impacted innovation efforts? Innovation is a broad term, what’s an effective way to categorize an initiatives scale and scope?

Collaboration Patterns for Social Innovation: The Dutch – US Connection?

Making CommunitySense

As part of my visit to the University of Alabama in Huntsville I gave a presentation “Creativity Meets Rationale – Collaboration Patterns for Social Innovation” at the College of Business Administration. It would be interesting to see to what extent collaboration patterns for social innovation are alike and differ in the US and European contexts.

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Intuit Brainstorm Offers Innovation Management

Portals and KM

Okay, I know what you might be thinking, but innovation management is not actually an oxymoron. There is much more to bringing innovation to the realization of business value than the light bulb going off within an individual. Intuit has supported employee innovation for some time.

Een social innovation ecosysteem voor Midden-Brabant

Making CommunitySense

Centrale vraag: hoe krijgen we een social innovation ecosysteem van de grond in de regio? In de Pathfinders zijn 30 mensen bij elkaar gebracht uit organisaties die willen vernieuwen, met social innovation als uitgangspunt.

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Knowledge Sharing for Social Innovation: The Dutch Tilburg Regional Case

Making CommunitySense

On October 21st, I gave a guest lecture at Rutgers University , USA, having been invited by the Communication Department, the MCIS Program, and the Collaborative for Knowledge, Innovation and Design. Social innovation as a process is about multiple stakeholders working together on joint, economically and socially sustainable solutions for wicked societal problems. Social innovation both co-creates value for individual stakeholders involved, and contributes to the common good.

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Blog>> Intranet Innovation Awards 2013

Green Chameleon

The Intranet Innovation Awards for 2013 are open for submissions ! We are proud to be a supporter of these awards which focus on the differences that an intranet can make in the host organisation’s business (as distinct from benchmarking awards

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Social Innovation Meetup: “Exploring Labs for Social Change” – presentation notes

Making CommunitySense

On April 25, Social Innovation Meetup #4 , organized by Hivos and Kennisland, was held in Amsterdam. Keynote speakers sharing innovation stories from Kenya, Finland, and Canada were Daudi Were of Ushahid i, Marco Steinberg of the Helsinki Design Lab and Vanessa Timmer of One Earth.

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New publication: Creativity Meets Rationale – Collaboration Patterns for Social Innovation

Making CommunitySense

My book chapter “ Creativity Meets Rationale – Collaboration Patterns for Social Innovation ” was recently published in J. We do so via a cross-case analysis of three Dutch social innovation communities simultaneously being set-up.

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Leadership, Innovation and Complexity Science

Networking Action

With … Leadership complexity innovationLeadership in multi-stakeholder networks must deal with complexity. This contrasts with complicated where there are many moving parts such as with getting a person on the moon, but the moving parts are for the most part controllable and predictable.

Beyond Ideas: Building Open Innovation Communities

Online Community Strategy

Open Innovation Communities – where companies and customers collaborate on ideas for new products and services – can be one of the most valuable ways to invest in community engagement. The Four Stages of Open Innovation Communities. Collaborative Innovation.

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Stanford Social Innovation Review

Networking Action

SSIR has a review of my latest book , Global Action Networks: Creating our future together. Net Dev

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Dutch Innovation Seminar 2008

Making CommunitySense

On October 9, a beautiful autumn day, I went to the De Baak estate, in the wooded centre of the country to attend the Dutch Innovation Seminar 2008. Interesting to observe were the different foci of innovation approaches of large-scale, corporate organizations like Shell and DSM, and new kids on the block like Nabuur and SellaBand. Innovation of innovation… Posted in business, conferences, innovation. Tags: business conferences innovation

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Governments are Leading Many IT Innovations

Portals and KM

I have been seeing some innovative social business efforts from government for some time so this post, Governments Are Out Front in IT Innovation , was not a surprise. Innovation is also happening at the city level. I t shows another innovative effort by government.

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