It’s not about you

If you’re trying to make yourself more creative, maybe you’re focusing too much on yourself. The way to become more creative is to look outwards, to embed yourself more effectively in innovative social networks that I call “collaborative webs”. That’s the message emerging from an interdisciplinary group of psychologists, cognitive scientists, and computer scientists. They… Read More It’s not about you

High executive pay and the collaborative economy

Call it collective intelligence, Web 2.0, swarming, or crowdsourcing—we’re supposed to be a new kind of world where collaboration and loosely structured groups always win. So why are senior executives making so much more than everyone else? Last Friday the New York Times reported that Office Depot CEO Steve Odland made $12 million, which is… Read More High executive pay and the collaborative economy