Monthly Archives: October 2010

More on GROU.PS

A few days ago, I posted on Disservice from GROU.PS, giving me a deadline for upgrading from plan ” .” Today this arrived in my mailbox: “Time Is Running Out For XXII International Symposium on Morphological Sciences.” WTF? A comment … Continue reading

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Genesis of the Working Smarter Poster

This morning Dave Gray asked me if I had a few minutes to talk on Skype about the Working Smarter poster I’d like to have as a companion to the Informal Learning poster Xplane and I created several years ago. … Continue reading

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Join the Internet Time Alliance for a Day… in London

On Thursday 16th December the Internet Time Alliance is conducting a day-long retreat in London to help senior managers prepare for the opportunities and challenges they will face next year.  Jay Cross, Jane Hart, Clark Quinn, Harold Jarche, Charles … Continue reading

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A day with Dave Snowden

Dave Snowden is a compelling storyteller, mad genius, and irascible Welshman who has pioneered the mash-up of complexity theory and management practice. Dave led a day-long seminar on his version of complexity in San Francisco today. I’m still absorbing the … Continue reading

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Disservice from

I just received three emails from, one for each of the community sites I migrated to from Ning. 7 Days Left to Select a Plan Time Is Running Out For Internet Time Community We are contacting you regarding … Continue reading

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Dave Snowden is in San Francisco to lead a seminar tomorrow on A new simplicity. This seminar will provide a basic introduction to complexity theory in human systems and introduce participants to some core methods and approaches. It is based … Continue reading

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Price cut on Working Smarter Fieldbook

Twenty minutes ago, we cut the price of the Working Smarter Fieldbook from $24 to $20. In a little over a week, several thousand people will begin arriving in San Francisco to attend DevLearn. Many of them will buy the … Continue reading

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Wisdom from Oxford

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Manage radically and get freebies, too

Steve Denning asks: • Have you ever wondered why the workplace often feels like you’re living in a Dilbert cartoon? • Have you ever wondered why only one in five workers is fully engaged in their work? • Have you … Continue reading

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Four minute-video on the Rule of 3's

There are always three things. YouTube link

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