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Tumblr sending 20+ bloggers to New York fashion week.
…nice example of differentiating your business through content, understanding your users, converging online/offline - probably a couple of other things, too… wonder how it stacks up financially though?
Are we approaching the next evolution of the business organisation, as a consequence of today’s deep change?
John Seely Brown & Deloitte work hard to codify the things that many of us understand - great reading for those who wish to underpin their insight into the shape of things to come with data, or for leaders trying to grapple with the cross-industry reality of increased competition, diminishing returns and VUCA (Volatile, Uncertain, Complex, Ambiguous) operating/business environments.
One of my favorite actors, no matter how small or great the role. I had just posted about his role in “The Town” last month.
Godspeed, Pete Postlethwaite
The Postman Always Pings Twice
The service’s thousands of delivery vehicles have only one purpose now: to transport mail. But what if they were fitted with sensors to collect and transmit information about weather or air pollutants? The trucks would go from being bulky tools of industrial-age communication to being on the cutting edge of 21st-century information-gathering and forecasting.
Paul Higgins: an interesting concept. We all need to re-think what we have as assets and competencies and see if they can be reconfigured in an information rich networked world