Opportunities to reorganize situations tend to elude our grasp when they are big and contextual–that is, when they involve perceiving trends and taking action to shake up our own or other’s ecosystems. And opportunities to improve our powers, our capabilities, tend to escape recognition because they involve manipulating processes and experimenting with causal possibilities that […]
When you face a choice between going bolder, or going humbler, go bolder.
While abundance is a very real possibility, we are also in a race against time. Can some version of today’s world handle a population of nine billion? Peter Diamondis, Abundance: the future is better than you think[i] I subscribe to the following line of thought. It is supported and perhaps best articulated by Ray Kurzweil […]
This project began with the support of key leaders in the smartphone ecosystems, with doors opened up by the senior executives of ARM Holdings. In the two years since I began, I’ve expanded the study, and abstracted the ideas and made them more generally applicable. The following are essays that demonstrate a new level of […]
It is my belief that the basic knowledge that we’re providing to the world will have a profound impact on the human condition … and [on] our view of our place on the biological continuum. Craig Venter[ii] We are living in a modern renaissance of science. Whatever else business is good for, businesses bring the […]
Today the biological ecosystem of our planet cannot be separated from human society, technology and business; that is, human ecosystems. And there are no social, technological and business ecosystems independent of biology. The challenge today is to develop ecosystems comprehensively, from the standpoint of biology, society, technology and business. This is causing traditional ecologists and geophysicists to rethink their […]
Business Ecosystems: Constructs, Configurations, and the Nurturing Process http://www.amazon.com/Business-Ecosystems-Constructs-Configurations-Nurturing/dp/1137405902 And these fascinating articles on business ecosystems development in China Reshaping the business ecosystem in China: case studies and implications K Rong, Z Liu, Y Shi – … of Science and Technology Policy in …, 2011 – emeraldinsight.com Purpose–The purpose of this paper is to explore a way to […]