Archive for March, 2011

FRICTION IS FICTION IN THE DIGITAL AGE

Penelope Jenkins at the University of Warwick Knowledge Center, and based on Gerd Leonhard’s talk at TEDxWarwick, March 2011: “The internet is heralded as a quick way to buy products and services, but in reality how easy is it to source and use a product?

FRICTION IS FICTION IN THE DIGITAL AGE

Based on Gerd Leonhard’s talk at TEDxWarwick 2011, Penelope Jenkins wrote on the University of Warwick’s online Knowledge Center: “The internet is heralded as a quick way to buy products and services, but in reality how easy is it to source and use a product?

10 things that have been crowdsourced in 2011

As seen on Econsultancy.com: “Crowdsourcing is all the rage, as brands move closer to their audiences and make use of co-creation sites to unearth winning ideas. I thought I’d list a few of the more recent examples of crowdsourcing to highlight how brands (and other

The Future of Copyright and Intellectual PropertyGerd Leonhard speaks at TEDxNewStreet, October 2010 in London. A PDF of the presentation can be downloaded from here -> http://gerd.fm/cwP8HH

Legacy Media’s Slice of the Social Commerce Economy – Jack Myers

From the desk of Jack Myers: “Of the $46.6 billion invested last year in digital marketing and advertising, 20% was targeted to legacy media companies (TV, magazines, newspapers, yellow pages, outdoor, radio, etc.). By 2020, legacy media will capture only 13% of the $300 billion

Absolutely inspiring and well-produced video, found via Neville Hobson who describes it as follows: “a corporate video with over 9.6 million views on YouTube and more than 23,000 likes? That’s what the stats show today for  A Day Made of Glass, a near-6-minute video from

Futurist.com Blog: Create the Future by Crafting the Best End Game

  By Glen Hiemstra | March 18th, 2011 Cord Cooper of Investors Business Daily’s Investors.com just posted a very nice and quite cleverly worded summary of my approach to futuring as written in my book, Turning The Future Into Revenue. In his article,Craft the Best Endgame, Mr. Cooper

Social Media and the Future of Business (Schwab Impact 2010 (by gleonhard) Nice, concise, video – let me know how you like it.  Gerd

TEDxWarwick – Gerd Leonhard – Friction is fiction: The future of Business, Communications and Media Recorded at the University of Warwick, Coventry, March 5, 2011