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Dec 0

Exploring Today’s and Tomorrow’s Skills for Effective Management in Networks of Knowledge

“Tomorrow’s business imperatives lie outside the performance envelope of today’s bureaucracy-infused management practices… Equipping organizations to tackle the future would require a management revolution no less momentous than the one that spawned modern industry.”   G. Hamel, Moon Shots For Management   The Web burst into general awareness in the mid-90′s.  Since then we’ve collectively clicked […]

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Feb 0

The apple is in the details

We speak of Apple relentlessly as one of the most interesting, innovative, and creative firms of modern times. Few experts in the realm of creative management are able to go a full hour without mentioning either Apple or its mythical founder, Steve Jobs. This post was initially published on the MosaiC website. In doing so, […]

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Feb 0

Losing it : creativity and craziness in contemporary social science

The notion that economists and managers should have something to say about creative processes is slowly making its way in both scientific and artistic milieus. This post was initially published on the MosaiC website. Although Frey & Pommerehne warned scholars in 1989 that "these are not questions for economists to answer", it has become reasonable […]

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Feb 0

Learning Organisation 2.0

The concept of learning organisation has been around for a while now. A learning organisation is an organisation where all has been put into to place so that employees create, acquire and share their knowledge on a natural and continuous basis. Learning organisations rely in part on KM initiatives and collaboration tools which act on […]

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Feb 0

The time it takes

The idea that the even the most traditional organizations are not immune to the imperatives of innovation and creativity has gained support over recent years with both policy-makers and researchers. The transformation of competitive environments as well as the internal renewal that stems from younger generations more familiar with technological tools have created imperatives for […]

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