frog design: Openness, Or How Do You Design For The Loss Of Control?
Openness is the mega-trend for innovation in the 21st century, and it remains the topic du jour for businesses of all kinds.
The power of pull
So what can they do besides just bemoaning this loss and passively observing how the new centrifugal forces of the Social, Real-Time Web are disrupting their traditional business and engagement models? Li lays out how business leaders can and (must!) embrace the new rules of openness. John Hagel, John Seely Brown, and Lang Davison, in the The Power of Pull, provide an actionable framework for how these new forces can be leveraged through “shaping strategies” on the individual, institutional, and societal level.