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Creative Holiday Message from an active i4jer!

By Tanya / January 14, 2020 / Comments Off on Creative Holiday Message from an active i4jer!
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Happy Holidays!  For your reading pleasure, these are the things I wrote this year:(click on a title to read) 2019 L.E.G.O. “ CHIP-IN ” BEYOND GRETA FORWARD W/O FEAR ARISE-NET MANIFESTO A NEW PERSPECTIVE ON KIDS THE “TECH AS CLOTHING” METAPHOR THE “JOB TO BE DONE” BY EDUCATION WHEN WILL OUR EMPOWERED KIDS ARISE? WHAT … Read more Creative Holiday Message from an active i4jer!

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PEOPLE NOT TASKS

By Tanya / December 12, 2019 / Comments Off on PEOPLE NOT TASKS
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Guido van Nispen December 11th, 2019 — How can organizations ensure that employees are engaged at work? “People, not tasks, are at the core of your organization — create a three spoke flywheel to get them maximally engaged.” Adding value to workers Organizations that consistently add value to their employees, and other workers in their … Read more PEOPLE NOT TASKS

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Timing the Singularity, v2.0

By Tanya / October 14, 2019 / Comments Off on Timing the Singularity, v2.0
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Author: Kartik Gada Exactly 10 years ago, I wrote an article presenting my own proprietary method for estimating the timeframe of the Technological Singularity. Since that time, the article has been cited widely as one of the important contributions to the field, and a primary source of rebuttal to those who think the event will be far … Read more Timing the Singularity, v2.0

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Mindset Matters: The Personal Is Professional In The New Narrative Of Disability

By Tanya / September 23, 2019 / Comments Off on Mindset Matters: The Personal Is Professional In The New Narrative Of Disability
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To truly understand the anatomy of the New Disability Narrative it is essential to see the lived experience as the linchpin to a more diverse way of thinking and provides greater insight into how disability is creating a new vocabulary for business in the economy of the 21st century. In defining this new narrative, we … Read more Mindset Matters: The Personal Is Professional In The New Narrative Of Disability

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NPC Headliners: Driving Economic Growth Through Assistive Tech & Workplace Inclusivity

By Tanya / September 11, 2019 / Comments Off on NPC Headliners: Driving Economic Growth Through Assistive Tech & Workplace Inclusivity
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Featuring Vint Cerf Former U.S. Senator Tom Harkin, Vinton Cerf, and other influential leaders in disability inclusion, technology, and advocacy will discuss how embracing assistive technologies and adopting an inclusive mindset will drive U.S. economic growth by employing the nearly 11 million people with disabilities at a National Press Club Headliners event on September 4 … Read more NPC Headliners: Driving Economic Growth Through Assistive Tech & Workplace Inclusivity

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Redefining management and leadership for the 21st Century

By Tanya / September 9, 2019 / Comments Off on Redefining management and leadership for the 21st Century
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Author: Steve Denning In one sense, Agile is a big idea. In another sense, it isn’t: Agile is simply management. Agile is what we need to be talking about when we talk about leading and managing work in the 21st Century. Agile is the way private sector firms must be run if they want to … Read more Redefining management and leadership for the 21st Century

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Vint Cerf: ”Låt ai skräddarsy jobben”

By Tanya / January 16, 2019 / Comments Off on Vint Cerf: ”Låt ai skräddarsy jobben”
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DEBATT. Internet-uppfinnaren Vint Cerf och David Nordfors, grundare av tankesmedjan i4j, anser att det är artificiell intelligens som kan skapa våra nya jobb. Potentialen är enorm, skriver de. Read More

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The People Centred Economy | Putting people at the heart of your business model

By Tanya / January 16, 2019 / Comments Off on The People Centred Economy | Putting people at the heart of your business model
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A new book co-authored by Vint Cerf (‘the father of the internet’) and I4J’s David Nordfors explores the potential shift from a task-centred economy to a people-centred one. At the heart of a people-centred economy is, of course, people. Freeformers look at the future of work through the lens of the future of people within work; what will they be … Read more The People Centred Economy | Putting people at the heart of your business model

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The high street’s future is about people, not transactions

By Gi Fernando / January 16, 2019 / Comments Off on The high street’s future is about people, not transactions
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A new book co-authored by Vint Cerf (‘the father of the internet’) and I4J’s David Nordfors explores the potential shift from a task-centred economy to a people-centred one. Earlier this month, Vint joined me in London to talk about some of the opportunities for businesses, including banks and the high-street retailers – the latter of whom have … Read more The high street’s future is about people, not transactions

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Make People Valuable Again

By Tanya / November 6, 2018 / Comments Off on Make People Valuable Again
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There is a disconnection between the pace and progress of the technical achievements made by innovators and entrepreneurs and the ways in which those technologies have added to human happiness. We have increased our technological powers many times and still we are not happier; we do not have more time for the things we find … Read more Make People Valuable Again

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