Folks I’m Focused On

A list of ID Folks that I’m focused on


Bennet, Paul

Company: Ideo     Book: “Thoughtless Acts”  TED talk, Finding Design in the Details:


Berg, Oscar

Enterprise 2.0 strategic consultant Oscar Berg describes the phenomenon of crowd collaboration as “collective collaboration


Carpenter, Hutch

In a recent postHutch Carpenter of Cloud Ave. blog explains the differences between typical collaboration and the crowdsourced collaboration


Friedman, Thomas

“With his inimitable ability to translate complex foreign policy and economic issues, Friedman explains how the flattening of the world happened at the dawn of the twenty-first century; what it means to countries, companies, communities, and individuals; and how governments and societies can, and must, adapt.”  – Book promotion article.


Michael Furdyk

is the Co-founder and Director of Technology for, a global online community for young people, providing a platform for millions of youth across more than 200 countries to engage with social issues.


Pink, Daniel

“Whole New Mind” and, now, “Drive” author Daniel Pink shares two questions that can change the life of you and students in this video.


Sheehy, Peggy


Surowiecki, James

In  The Wisdom of Crowds, James Surowiecki discusses four key qualities that make a crowd of people “smart”. The crowd must be diverse, decentralized, independent, and it needs a way of summarizing people’s opinions into one collective verdict.


Zucker, Andrew A.


1 thought on “Folks I’m Focused On”

  1. Your blog has made me think about an argument from another angle. This is absolutely rare when I change my opinion about such arguments but it looks that you’ve done it. The day has started with something new! Thank you!

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