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2013 in review – Collaborative Man

January 1, 2014

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The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2013 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 1,500 times in 2013. If it were a cable car, it would take about 25 trips to carry that many people. Click here to see the […]

It is not about avoiding thinking…(?)

January 30, 2013

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It is not about avoiding thinking and just wait for someone to present the solution. But this is often the case when you look at employees and managers participating in a briefing where an (cost-effective) consultant presents the solution. The same scenario can also be observed when the manager presents his plan to the employees. It is […]

Community before individualism

March 23, 2011

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Columnist David Brooks the only conservative at the New York Times just published a book about brain science, The Social Animal. However, this post is not about Mr. Brooks, NY Times or that he may be the only conservative in NY! This post is about a question that was posed in an interview with Mr. […]

The future is like driving faster and faster on a narrowing street …

February 19, 2011

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“You need to slow down to be able to steer more precise – but you can’t! Instead the speed just keeps increasing. You need to steer better but you cannot do it alone. There are to many knobs, handles and buttons. You can only steer and navigate your car through the narrow streets together with […]

Understand modern learning and improve your INNOVATION!

February 5, 2011

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“If learning is a crucial part of any innovation process, then you can achieve improved innovation results along with an improved understanding of how to support learning processes.” You may get a clearer picture of the statement above, if you make a parallel from learning to development, change, idea-generation and creativity. Innovation model: Front End […]

Model III – social tech and how it works…

May 24, 2010

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Collaborative Man® overall message (“we can only understand together”) can be handled by the social tech comprising (the six), – the competence to take part and facilitate collaborative work, – the competence to support modern learning praxis and – the four supporting personal views (positions). Special programs must be run to support the development of […]

Model III: Overall message and supporting social tech

May 21, 2010

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Collaborative Man® overall message (“we can only understand together”) can be handled by the social tech comprising (six), – the competence to take part and facilitate collaborative work, – the competence to support modern learning praxis and – the four supporting personal views (positions).

Pedagogic and learning praxis enters the world of management…

May 15, 2010

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Collaborative Man® brings pedagogical and learning praxis into the sphere of management, organization and leadership. CEO’s, leaders and boards needs to reflect on how changes are conducted and supported. Perspectives from pedagogic and modern learning will influence decision-making on how to support change in organizations. When you acknowledge that “effective” learning is not about one […]

A new model: Collaborative Man® a social technology seen from the personal sphere

May 7, 2010

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I’ve developed a new model during my effort to explain the substance of Collaborative Man®. In the following I’ve tried in short to frame each of the elements visualized in the model. The presented model is focused on how a person could view the technology – what does it take to become a collaborative man? Collaborative […]

We can only understand together

March 7, 2010

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“We can only understand together” is the overall message in the social technology, Collaborative Man® And what is basically needed, is that people think together about the consequences of this statement. Think together in accordance with the specific context and involving the specific people. Only with this approach each individual can figure out what the statement means […]

What is social technology?

September 13, 2009

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From the Collaborative Man® position the definition of a social tech can be labeled as a system that navigates on specific physical - and cognitive premises.