Carol Read

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We can be heroes: the masks putting children with cancer at ease

A Leeds play specialist has got creative with an imposing piece of equipment – and transformed an intimidating experience<p>Putting on a radiotherapy mask that covers your face, stretches over your shoulders and fastens to a treatment bed to hold you in place can be a claustrophobic experience for …

Royal Voluntary Service aims to double NHS volunteers

03.05.18<p>In a new partnership with HelpForce announced today, the Royal Voluntary Service (RVS) is aiming to double the number of volunteers in the …

The Divided Self

#WorkingOutLoud on Types of Power: Individual vs Networked

I want to expand out some of the ideas around different types of power, today looking at the difference between individual and networked power. This …

Julian Stodd's Learning Blog

I set out today with great expectations: a new microphone, a clear day, and thirty podcasts to record. Eight hours later, i had achieved virtually …

Crowd Funding

PKM Workshop

How to make sense of the network age<p><b>How do you make sense of all the data, information, and knowledge that passes by you each day?</b>• <b><br>How do you connect</b> …

"Freedom is nothing but a chance to be better." --Albert Camus #workopen #wol https://t.co/br0fz2zJfK

Finally: The Link Between WOL & PKM

I’ve have been obsessed with this topic for a while now – in fact it’s been at least a year since I started noodling on it according to a “back of …

OD and L&D - the space in the middle is where we all meet

“What’s the difference between L&D and OD, and does it matter?” was the question posed for a recent online chat. <i>(I recommend you follow the hashtag</i> …

Administrative Law

Resources for Work Out Loud Week

Over a year ago, I created a couple of resources for Work Out Loud Week that I’d like to share here again for International Work Out Loud Week on …

More from @netjmc in-depth 'orgs in the digital age' report for 2016: the knowledge leader orgs work out loud. #WOL #WOLweek https://t.co/IMvbwHSq3x

The advantages of working out loud for the organization. #social #wol #digital #tech https://t.co/V6M41NXmDk

The True Power of Working Out Loud #WOL #WOLweek

Blimey. That was some year!! I’ve had no time to blog as I’ve been thrashing away under the workload of a research masters (MRes). It’s been a …

#WOLWEEK Day 2: Make A Connection

<i>Welcome to International Working Out Loud week which will run from 7-13 November 2016. The Theme of this Wolweek is “Working and Sharing</i> …

Work Out Loud on Yammer – 7 day Challenge from Microsoft #WOL #WOLweek

International Working Out Loud Week is November 7–13, Microsoft suggests you set up a space for your team to work out loud on Yammer through the …

#WOLWeek Day 2 -Make a Connection

International Working Out Loud Week (#WOLWeek) is 7-13 November 2016. I’m using it as an opportunity to promote Working Out Loud (WOL) and give my …

How to work out loud

In school we were taught to shield our work and keep our thinking to ourselves. In the workplace we are encouraged to collaborate and communicate …

Working Out Loud: The making of a movement | John Stepper | TEDxNavesink

The 5 Elements of Working Out Loud (Revisited)

The Myth of Getting Out of Your Comfort Zone

Human Suffering and Transcendent PurposeContinue reading on umair haque »

4 Things We Need To Do To Boost Innovation And Entrepreneurship

A free enterprise system is merely a starting point. We can only truly win the future if we invest in it. Related posts: We Need To Accelerate …

What Every Institutional Innovation Program Gets Wrong

<i>“Several people who have recently left [Google] X and those close to it describe the Alphabet unit as sputtering, unable to bring projects to life.</i> …

A Message for Future MBAs: Innovation Comes From Exploration

Jorge Barba at INIDE University talking about Innovation Strategy and ManagementWhere fear runs rampant, innovation dies.I was invited to speak to a …

Looking for the trick | Seth's Blog

When you find a trick, a shortcut, a hack that gets you from here to there without a lot of sweat or risk, it's really quite rewarding. So much so …

Apple-Target McLaren Is a Tech Company Disguised as a Carmaker

On the face of it, U.K. supercar maker McLaren would seem an odd partner for Apple Inc. as the consumer electronics and software giant seeks to crack …

HOW I COACH ENTREPRENEURS

I have been coaching entrepreneurs for about 10 years now. Before that I was making theatre performances. These two big streams of life have informed …

A Model for Dual Corporate Innovation Management

by Ralph Ohr<p>As rightly pointed out by Tim Kastelle recently, it’s imperative to distinguish discovery from execution when it comes to startup and …

Lean Startup Best Practices: Write hypotheses you can learn from.

If you practice Lean Startup methodologies, you’re likely familiar with Build-Measure-Learn. It <i>seems</i> like the directive here is to first build …

Product Management

Let Your Workers Rebel

Throughout our careers, we are taught to conform — to the status quo, to the opinions and behaviors of others, and to information that supports our views. The pressure only grows as we climb the organizational ladder. By the time we reach high-level positions, conformity has been so hammered into …

High Level

We Need to Expand Our Definition of Entrepreneurship

The great entrepreneurs of the last century — folks like Henry Ford, John D. Rockefeller, and Thomas Edison — spawned huge companies that were designed around a model of scalable efficiency. In that model the job of workers was to fit into their roles and perform tightly specified and standardized …

Innovation