A lot has been said and written about what design thinking is, so I will not go there. Instead, I will take a typical design thinking process and show you how it can be applied to business model design. As the design firm IDEO has been one of the early advocates of design thinking, let us use one of their design thinking processes as outlined in the Design Thinking for Educators Handbook. Other processes are fairly similar and I found this one to be easy and clear enough to be understood quickly
In every day language the words “knowledge and “information” are used loosely and interchangeably.Knowledge is often defined in rather nebulous or philosophical terms such as "justified true belief" which Is practically not very helpful. Or it is defined like this:Knowledge is a fluid mix of framed experience, values, contextual information, and expert insight that provides a framework for evaluating new experience and information. It originates and is applied in the minds of knowers.
How does knowledge grow? Sometimes it begins with one insight and grows into many branches; other times it grows as a complex and interconnected network. Infographics expert Manuel Lima explores the thousand-year history of mapping data -- from languages to dynasties -- using trees and networks of information. It's a fascinating history of visualizations, and a look into humanity's urge to map what we know.
"Determining National Characteristics is Treading a Minefield of Inaccurate Assessment & Surprising Exception. There is, However, Such a Thing as a National Norm." Beef up your international deal-making skills. British linguist Richard D. Lewis charted communication patterns as well as leadership styles and cultural identities in his book, "When Cultures Collide," which is now in…
The title of this post is true and it fits very well with my current thinking and research on how the global transparency of knowledge will have a profound impact on innovation and entrepreneurship. The title quote originates from Gloet and Samson and I noticed it when I went through an interesting white paper, Untapping Hidden Value, which does a good job of bringing knowledge management together with innovation.Here you get a few snippets from the white paper:Shared Interests & ChallengesWhile
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