Business approaches for “complex” problems

Business approaches for “complex” problems

With Andrew Moore at DAV Management, I've written a piece recently: "New approaches to 'big' problems". It's a business piece talking about how new complexity-based approaches can offer major benefits in terms of better insights, reduced costs and greater customer loyalty over the traditional approaches to the problems. In particular, we talk about: using customer […]

European capacity for sensemaking and complexity

European capacity for sensemaking and complexity

We’re building European capacity for our clients and our projects! I’m delighted to make the official announcement that UK-based Narrate and Netherlands-based Top Innosense are partnering to create the sense-making capability that can support the projects that we’re seeing across Europe. With experts like Harold, Ton, Erwin and Aart-Jan, we’re looking forward to sharing some […]

More on Global giving

More on Global giving

The other week, while researching this post, I came across some fantastic additional resources stemming from the GlobalGiving project. This video is great Even better yet, the GlobalGiving team have been very generous in putting up a complete overview of the project – from how they worked, to how they used SenseMaker and looked at […]

Seminar workshop: Practical approaches to intractable problems

Seminar workshop: Practical approaches to intractable problems

I mentioned this on Wednesday. Details are finalised: Practical approaches to intractable problems Prof Dave Snowden, Chief Scientific Officer, Cognitive Edge Thursday 4th November, 9.30-12.30; 1.30-4.30, QEII Conference Centre In recent years, techniques and tools are making it possible to exploit complexity and anthropological approaches to solving intractable problems – those issues that have proved […]

Upcoming training course

Upcoming training course

  The next masterclass on storytelling that we’re doing with Melcrum is fast approaching on 17th November 2009 in Central London.  Details and registration are here. I’m also speaking next week at the Leeds Castle Leadership programme for local government.  These will be the last two public speaking engagements this year.  I’ve got a couple of […]

Cognitive Edge events

Cognitive Edge events

The calendar of Cognitive Edge events in the next 12 months is up at http://www.cognitive-edge.com/newsite/calendar-accreditation.php Highly recommended – thought-provoking, practical and the future of working with and within organisations. Technorati tags: Cognitive Edge, accreditation, knowledge management, training