Becoming an open leader

Two years ago I posted a short post that picked up from an HBR article on leadership flaws. I posed the question if Enterprise 2.0 initiatives can...Read more

Extending open innovation to open government: a roadmap for new opportunities in citizensourcing

Extending the principles of open innovation to the public sector is a particularly important transition. Public bodies are significant spenders on...Read more

Is crowdsourcing the enemy of innovation?

Is crowdsourcing the enemy of innovation? Four panelists shared their experiences in a SXSW panel this morning. "Crowdsourcing is a blunt instrument...Read more

Nike improving the environment and communities the open source way

This morning at SXSW, Andrew Zolli, curator of PopTech, talked to Hannah Jones, the VP of Sustainable Business at Nike about innovation, design, and...Read more

Great minds don't think alike: Diversity in your collaboration

On, we talk a lot about collaboration without talking about a key ingredient for getting the maximum benefit from it: diversity...Read more

True collaboration embraces conflict

Effective collaboration is essential for creating value. Indeed, it's one of the reasons we create corporations, because organizations are more...Read more

What do you want to ask 1,200 CS professors?

With only 1 day to go before SIGCSE , the "Special Interest Group in Computer Science Education" conference and the largest CS education conference...Read more

Education reform wars: Caricaturization, not disagreement, is the problem

I live in the middle of an ideological war zone. Wake County Public School System is the eighth largest school district in the United States, and one...Read more