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No Dickheads! A Guide To Building Happy, Healthy, And Creative Teams.

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When the information is updated in the source sheets, the summary sheet is automatically updated. Easy, convenient, fast. TriplePundit: Reporting on the Triple Bottom Line & Sustainable Business News. Creating global connections, inspiring people - Video Oasis Training Brazilie. Crowd Rules. The Heretic Network. On Making Things Happen — The Found. I spent some time thinking about the basic building blocks for business for a talk to the film students at the Academy of Art in San Francisco.

I wanted to teach these aspiring artists about business in a way that empowered them to take control of the entire creative process - which at one time or another will inevitably include money and other people, two areas that have often clouded and stunted art (and many other creation processes). So, how do people create things? Works of art, delicious meals, stable relationships, booming businesses. GeekWire - Dispatches from the Digital Frontier. The Internet Wishlist. If you’d like to contribute to The Internet Wishlist, simply post on Twitter about an app or site you wish to see built and include #theiwl in your tweet.

The Internet Wishlist

Please note: Not all tweets tagged #theiwl will be posted. Only the most forward thinking ideas will be shared on this site and on Twitter @theiwl. The ideas posted on this website originate from public tweets on To view the original tweet of an idea, click the link on the top right of each post. Ideas + impact. HourlyNerd. Nextdoor: Sign up for Nextdoor. Sharing Information Corrupts Wisdom of Crowds. When people can learn what others think, the wisdom of crowds may veer towards ignorance.

Sharing Information Corrupts Wisdom of Crowds

In a new study of crowd wisdom — the statistical phenomenon by which individual biases cancel each other out, distilling hundreds or thousands of individual guesses into uncannily accurate average answers — researchers told test participants about their peers’ guesses. As a result, their group insight went awry. “Although groups are initially ‘wise,’ knowledge about estimates of others narrows the diversity of opinions to such an extent that it undermines” collective wisdom, wrote researchers led by mathematician Jan Lorenz and sociologist Heiko Rahut of Switzerland’s ETH Zurich, in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences on May 16.

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Designed to ensure top buyers attend events and connect with the right suppliers, hosted buyer programs are outpacing other event types in growth. Collaborative Decision-Making. Find Consultants & Experts for Phone Consults & Project Work. InnoCentive. Blog. By: Haiz Oppenheimer As of March 2014, Airbnb has hit 600,000 current listings of people who are offering to rent space in their homes to overnight guests for a fee.


Airbnb is just one of a suite of bold startups that are making profits by changing the way people think about how they buy, sell, share, and trade products and services in their daily lives. Companies like Uber and Lyft use smartphone apps to connect car owners with people who are looking to pay for a ride. Hire freelancers and find freelance jobs instantly. FARA Africa: Learning and Innovation Platforms for Agricultural Knowledge and Technologies in Africa Sixty five professionals and experts on knowledge sharing and technology dissemination gathered in Mwanza, Tanzania from 1 to 5 October 2012.

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Fueled by talent, creativity and personal connections, HelpersUnite is a crowd-giving community where people can raise funds for creative and cause-based projects and sell tickets to their special events, all in one place. Automatic rich profiles + email history + lightning fast search.

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Best in class Yahoo Mail, breaking local, national and global news, finance, sports, music, movies and more. Ads Yahoo! Pulse is a social media network that lets you keep in touch with friends, family and business associates via your Yahoo! Mail account. Yahoo Inc is currently among the leader companies in web based email communication services measuring millions of daily active users globally. Foresight Platform - Solutions - Consensus Point. The Huunu Research platform is designed for research organizations and MROC’s to provide a simple and engaging way to tap into the knowledge of respondents and communities.

Foresight Platform - Solutions - Consensus Point

Quickly and easily identify the best ideas and concepts: Increase the speed with which your organization selects ideas and determine which concepts are most desired by the marketSignificantly reduce your concept and ideation research costsTest more concepts with clearer differentiation among ideasObtain more accurate answers with less effortOffer a more engaging tool for respondents than traditional research methods Huunu is proven to accelerate your time to market and to lower your total cost of research. Huunu enables companies to quickly arrive at a “consensus” and determine which ideas and concepts are going to be winners in the market. Get the answers in a few days as opposed to a few weeks at a fraction of the cost of traditional research. Zocalo Prediction Markets. Prediction Markets, Social Predictive Analytics, and Innovation Management - Consensus Point. How I4P Is Being Used. 1.

How I4P Is Being Used

Enabling the use of collective intelligence. The First Accelerator in Gaza. HeroX. Padlet is the easiest way to create and collaborate in the world. A GOOD Experiment. A year ago, I came to GOOD to help the company with its effort to establish a community, rather than just an audience. As I saw it, GOOD's view—once controversial—that living well and doing good weren't mutually exclusive, had become part of the mainstream.

How could GOOD take the next step and translate that into impact? How to accomplish impact certainly isn't obvious. The landscape is littered with companies that have failed to do it. Social Sunburst - An Innovative Platform for Crowdsourcing and Crowdfunding Social Outcomes. Interested in learning more about Social Impact Investing? Social Sunburst seeks partners and collaborators, in particular in the Pittsburgh area. Contact us today. Business Innovation Factory. Developing the First World. One Billion Minds. The Social Lab. · The world’s platform for change.

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