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Final #innovate2038 game roundup

Amazing #Innovate2038 community: This truly counts as making-the-future. The #Innovate2038 game ended at 9pm PT / midnight ET last night, with a final tally of 9,958 ideas from 543 players representing 53 countries. And this wasn’t just about quantity—we’re totally … Continue reading

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Value of Research Vanguard 2038 award!

The #Innovate2038 game wasn’t just about the how of research & innovation, but also why—keeping our work relevant and engaging even more people in the process, and ultimately posing the question of how research can become a global shared movement. That’s what we … Continue reading

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Project Management Pioneer 2038 Award!

The prefix “micro” came up quite a lot during #Innovate2038 game play—micro-contributions, micro-work, micro-investment, micro-learning, micro-currency, micro-contracts…you get where this is going. We are already living in a world where media and information is being consumed in smaller and smaller … Continue reading

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Talent Management Trailblazer 2038 Award!

….goes to Hathor, for his or her contribution of the following card: The award isn’t so much for the individual idea as the fascinating chain of conversation Hathor sparked around the importance of place in shaping innovation. For example, participants suggested … Continue reading

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Portfolio Management Mover 2038 Award!

One of the critical challenges for research and innovation over the next 25 years will be striking the right balance of investments and approaches—balancing quantitative research with human intuition, internal efforts with external thinking partners, fast responses with slow incubations, … Continue reading

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#innovate2038 is…closed!

Here’s the final tally for 36 hours of #innovate2038: 543 players 9,958 ideas 53 countries represented Congratulations to all of our players, including those at the top of our leaderboards. Rememeber to follow our hashtag #innovate2038 on Twitter, and our two organizations sponsoring … Continue reading

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90 minutes left of #Innovate2038 gameplay!

To the awesome #Innovate2038 community: Three words: you. all. rock. We’re at just over 9000 ideas from over 500 players in 50 countries. And this isn’t just a quantity game—we’re totally floored by the quality of the ideas and innovations, … Continue reading

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#Freetizen story telling!

    Player DiaZero uses powerful storytelling to convince another player of the #Freetizen model.  Can you tell a story to make your case more persuasive?

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Valuing Ideas and Contributions

With the rise of the sharing economy, open source communities, and crowdsourcing, alternative currencies are on the verge of changing the way we value contributions. The value of trust and the web-based Bitcoin are already being debated, and IFTF’s Executive Director, Marina … Continue reading

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Storytelling in the game!

      Player Wendy provides a clear story to illustrate a complex idea- that in the future, a global network that is aware of what people are working on will help expedite innovation.  Can you use stories to better illustrate … Continue reading

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