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Building blocks: Notes from Session 3 at TEDSummit

What are the tools we’re using to build the future? Session 3 speakers go deep on what’s next in finance, energy, business and the structures we live in. 1,319 more words


The Digital Economy - Dislocations in labor markets, with old industries and jobs disappearing Don Tapscott says

In the book, I warned that technology might actually destroy more jobs than it was creating. I asked, “How will we manage the transition to new types of work and a new knowledge base for the… 282 more words

A Closer Look


Over the past thirty years, Rick Hansen has been the face of: a multi-stakeholder network, a charitable foundation, and even a grassroots movement. You want to talk about an individual making an extraordinary impact vs. 593 more words

Global Solution Networks


A national online marketplace of work – nothing but a cornfield reverie at this point – could address “every conceivable issue facing humanity from poverty, human rights, health and the environment, to economic policy, war and even the governance of the Internet itself.”* Now, if only someone would step up to the plate and make it happen. 387 more words

Talent Platform


These posts that follow represent homely attempts by me to illuminate the landscape surrounding (what Don Tapscott calls) the Individuals pillar of society. If it’s true that  53 more words



I’ve read my fair share of success stories: case studies replete with examples of individuals who’ve somehow teamed up with organizations, some of them multi-stakeholder networks, to achieve something more, something no one party could have otherwise achieved on its own. 565 more words

Global Solution Networks

Three Canadians ranked among top business brains on the planet in the 'Oscars of management thinking'

Four Canadians have been ranked among the most influential business thinkers in the world on a list known as the “Oscars of management thinking”.

Three Canadians made the top 20 of the 50 top minds on the… 480 more words