In part 1 of this series, I gave a brief overview of the complexities of platform strategy and introduced regenerative thinking as a means to enhance the longevity of platforms and ecosystems. In part 2,…
Platform innovators can enhance the longevity of their ecosystems by harnessing the power of ecosystem intent.
Platform innovators can enhance the longevity of their ecosystems by applying the regenerative principles of living systems.
Introducing Ecosystem Intent Toolkit, an open-source tool for platform ecosystem innovators and social entrepreneurs.
To envision the future, you need look no further than all around you. Nature’s structures embody the past, present and future of sustainable organizing.
Community-centric ecosystems that embrace diversity are emerging to balance efficiency-driven platform marketplaces.
Prototyping the Ecosystem Intent Navigator in this breakout session of the PDT Community Sensemaking Event.
This is an overview of the Ecosystem Intent Navigator prototype (v2), an open source tool for ecosystem and platform design.
Using Spiral Dynamics to help platform architects and ecosystem participants go beyond platformation to embed multiple intentions into ecosystem design.
This is a walkthrough of the Ecosystem Intent Navigator (v1), an open source tool for platform and ecosystem design.
Thoughts on Boundaryless Research Update number 4, engaging leading thinkers to explore the future of platforms and ecosystems.
Spiral Dynamics helps designers broaden the purpose and intent of their platforms and create cooperative ecosystem models.
My thoughts on Boundaryless Conversations podcast featuring Work Futures founder, Stowe Boyd.
My thoughts on Boundaryless Conversations podcast on Haier Group and featuring Bill Fischer, Professor of Innovation Management, IMD.
My thoughts on the latest episode of the Boundaryless Conversations podcast featuring Michel Bauwens, founder P2P Foundation.
Why and how I use the developmental psychology framework Spiral Dynamics to broaden possibilities in platform and ecosystem design.
My thoughts on the fourth episode of the Boundaryless Conversations podcast, featuring John Robb, principal analyst for the Global Guerrillas Report.
My thoughts on the third episode of Boundaryless Conversations podcast featuring Fab Lab Barcelona Founder Tomas Diez.
Sharing my thoughts on the second episode of Boundaryless Conversations podcast featuring NFX Founder James Currier.
Thoughts on the first episode of the Boundaryless Conversations podcast featuring Holochain Chief Architecht Arthur Brock.
Shopify’s ecommerce marketplace is evidence that we are in the midst of a cooperative ecosystem progression in the retail industry.
A shift from a pure profit motive toward purpose is under way. Here are my thoughts on the role that purpose plays in our emerging future.
Platform conversations are shifting from becoming a platform business to collaborating in ecosystems.
Blockchain’s key challenge may be more about humans than technology.
Ecosystems are emerging everywhere. So, how should one navigate this new world?
Blockchain enables experiences that are convenient, connected, socially conscious and sustainable.
Blockchain could break our history of centralization and create a new decentralized society.
Can blockchain solve the tragedy of the commons and ensure a sustainable future?
Blockchain could hold the key to accelerating social impact initiatives like climate change.
A brief note about my focus on how blockchain technology enables the shift to a decentralized world.
An easy reference to the Top Reasons Ecosystems Are The Future series.
Interdependent values and AI could propel the human race into a harmonious state of co-existence.
We must embrace ecosystems to address the societal challenges that threaten our survival.
Ecosystems must overcome many challenges to underpin the societal shift toward community.
Reciprocity has advantages that signify the shift from centralization to decentralization.
The Ecosystem of You is a model for creating life experiences that enable everyone to thrive.
We are accelerating toward an abundant world where there is enough for everyone.
Millennial values will propel the world toward experiences that only ecosystems can provide.
Successful companies rally ecosystems around purpose in ways that most companies do not.
Intrinsically motivated people are attracted to and self organize in purposeful ecosystems.
A global workforce of freelancers is decoupling into coworking ecosystems.
The Collaborative Economy uses open platforms to accelerate organic growth of ecosystems.
Platforms power organic growth of ecosystems and the decentralization of everything.
Our drive for prosperity has created existential threats that will force us to challenge our values.
The relationship between technology and human values reveals a path forward for leaders.
Business leaders that understand how human needs and values are evolving will thrive in the future.
In this video, Danielle and I share our research on the intersection of platform and regenerative thinking.
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