Wikinomics: how mass collaboration changes everything

Book Cover
Average Rating
Author:
Publisher:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Pub. Date:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Language:
English
Description
In just the last few years, traditional collaboration-in a meeting room, a conference call, even a convention center-has been superseded by collaborations on an astronomical scale.Today, encyclopedias, jetliners, operating systems, mutual funds, and many other items are being created by teams numbering in the thousands or even millions. While some leaders fear the heaving growth of these massive online communities, Wikinomics proves this fear is folly. Smart firms can harness collective capability and genius to spur innovation, growth, and success.A brilliant guide to one of the most profound changes of our time, Wikinomics challenges our most deeply rooted assumptions about business and will prove indispensable to anyone who wants to understand competitiveness in the twenty-first century.Based on a $9 million research project led by bestselling author Don Tapscott, Wikinomics shows how masses of people can participate in the economy like never before. They are creating TV news stories, sequencing the human genome, remixing their favorite music, designing software, finding a cure for disease, editing school texts, inventing new cosmetics, or even building motorcycles. You'll read about:-Rob McEwen, the Goldcorp, Inc., CEO who used open source tactics and an online competition to save his company and breathe new life into an old-fashioned industry.-Flickr, Second Life, YouTube, and other thriving online communities that transcend social networking to pioneer a new form of collaborative production.-Mature companies like Procter & Gamble that cultivate nimble, trust-based relationships with external collaborators to form vibrant business ecosystems.An important look into the future, Wikinomics will be your road map for doing business in the twenty-first century.
Also in this Series
More Like This
More Copies In Prospector
Loading Prospector Copies...
More Details
Contributors:
655872

Wikinomics :how mass collaboration changes everythingDon Tapscott, Anthony D. Williams.
computerc
spoken wordspw
ISBN:
9781400124152
9781400134151
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID b2d93a7d-de10-a19b-9a70-1e20767f1f6a
full_title wikinomics how mass collaboration changes everything
author tapscott don
grouping_category book
lastUpdate 2018-01-21 01:46:59AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
auth_author2 Sklar, Alan., Williams, Anthony D., 1974-
author Don Tapscott
author2-role , (OCoLC)123420214, 1 online resource (1 audio file (13hr., 30 min.)) :digital., 10756163Midwest Tape, LLChttp://www.midwesttapes.com, 11 sound discs (13.5 hr.) :digital ;4 3/4 in., 1400124158 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book), 33021009771426acdnfCD BUSINESSwf460642cd, 658.046, 655872, 1400134153, 658/.046, 9781400124152 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book), 9781400134151, BYVA, Business networks., CD 658.046 TAP, Compact discs., Creative ability in business., Digital content provided by hoopla., In just the last few years, in one of the most profound changes of our time, traditional collaboration--in a meeting room, a conferencec all, even a convention center--has been superseded by collaborations on an astronomical scale. Today, encyclopedias, jetliners, operating systems, mutual funds, and many other items are being created by teams numbering in the thousands or even millions. Flickr, Second Life, YouTube, and other thriving online communities transcend social networking to pioneer a new form of collaborative production. While some leaders fear the heaving growth of these massive online communities, Wikinomics shows this fear is folly. Smart firms can harness collective capability and genius to spur innovation, growth, and success. Mature companies can cultivate nimble, trust-based relationships with external collaborators to form vibrant business ecosystems. Wikinomics challenges our most deeply-rooted assumptions about business and aims to be a road map for doing business in the 21st century.--From publisher description., In just the last few years, traditional collaboration-in a meeting room, a conference call, even a convention center-has been superseded by collaborations on an astronomical scale.Today, encyclopedias, jetliners, operating systems, mutual funds, and many other items are being created by teams numbering in the thousands or even millions. While some leaders fear the heaving growth of these massive online communities, Wikinomics proves this fear is folly. Smart firms can harness collective capability and genius to spur innovation, growth, and success.A brilliant guide to one of the most profound changes of our time, Wikinomics challenges our most deeply rooted assumptions about business and will prove indispensable to anyone who wants to understand competitiveness in the twenty-first century.Based on a $9 million research project led by bestselling author Don Tapscott, Wikinomics shows how masses of people can participate in the economy like never before. They are creating TV news stories, sequencing the human genome, remixing their favorite music, designing software, finding a cure for disease, editing school texts, inventing new cosmetics, or even building motorcycles. You'll read about:-Rob McEwen, the Goldcorp, Inc., CEO who used open source tactics and an online competition to save his company and breathe new life into an old-fashioned industry.-Flickr, Second Life, YouTube, and other thriving online communities that transcend social networking to pioneer a new form of collaborative production.-Mature companies like Procter & Gamble that cultivate nimble, trust-based relationships with external collaborators to form vibrant business ecosystems.An important look into the future, Wikinomics will be your road map for doing business in the twenty-first century., MWT10756163, Made available through hoopla, Midwestrda, Mode of access: World Wide Web., Read by Alan Sklar., Sklar, Alan., Tapscott, Don,1947-, Unabridged, library ed., Unabridged., WIQWIQWIQBTCTABAKERBYV, Wikinomics :how mass collaboration changes everythingDon Tapscott, Anthony D. Williams., Wikinomics[how mass collaboration changes everything] /Don Tapscott and Anthony D. Williams., Williams, Anthony D.,1974-, [Old Saybrook, CT] :Tantor,p2007., [United States]:Tantor Audio ,2007., computerc, data file, digital, eAudiobook hoopla, hoopla digital., https://d2snwnmzyr8jue.cloudfront.net/ttm_9781400124152_180.jpeg, online resourcecr, spoken wordspw
author_display Tapscott, Don
available_at_catalog Wright Farms
detailed_location_catalog Wright Farms - Adult CD Audiobooks - Nonfiction
display_description In just the last few years, traditional collaboration-in a meeting room, a conference call, even a convention center-has been superseded by collaborations on an astronomical scale.Today, encyclopedias, jetliners, operating systems, mutual funds, and many other items are being created by teams numbering in the thousands or even millions. While some leaders fear the heaving growth of these massive online communities, Wikinomics proves this fear is folly. Smart firms can harness collective capability and genius to spur innovation, growth, and success.A brilliant guide to one of the most profound changes of our time, Wikinomics challenges our most deeply rooted assumptions about business and will prove indispensable to anyone who wants to understand competitiveness in the twenty-first century.Based on a $9 million research project led by bestselling author Don Tapscott, Wikinomics shows how masses of people can participate in the economy like never before. They are creating TV news stories, sequencing the human genome, remixing their favorite music, designing software, finding a cure for disease, editing school texts, inventing new cosmetics, or even building motorcycles. You'll read about:-Rob McEwen, the Goldcorp, Inc., CEO who used open source tactics and an online competition to save his company and breathe new life into an old-fashioned industry.-Flickr, Second Life, YouTube, and other thriving online communities that transcend social networking to pioneer a new form of collaborative production.-Mature companies like Procter & Gamble that cultivate nimble, trust-based relationships with external collaborators to form vibrant business ecosystems.An important look into the future, Wikinomics will be your road map for doing business in the twenty-first century.
format_catalog Audio Book, eAudiobook
format_category_catalog Audio Books, eBook
id b2d93a7d-de10-a19b-9a70-1e20767f1f6a
isbn 9781400124152, 9781400134151
item_details hoopla:MWT10756163||Online Hoopla Collection|Online Hoopla|eAudiobook|Audio Books|1|false|true|Hoopla||https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/10756163||Available Online||||, ils:655872|460642|Wright Farms - Adult CD Audiobooks - Nonfiction|CD BUSINESS i|Audio Book|Audio Books|1|false|false|||||On Shelf||wf||, overdrive:f029edd4-b8da-4d60-a5a9-e6cdc4a7eeab|-1|Online OverDrive Collection|Online OverDrive|eAudiobook|Audio Books|2|false|true|OverDrive|||OverDrive MP3 Audiobook,OverDrive Listen|Available Online||||
itype_catalog
lexile_score -1
literary_form Non Fiction
literary_form_full Non Fiction
local_callnumber_catalog CD BUSINESS i
owning_library_catalog All Anythink Libraries
owning_location_catalog Wright Farms
primary_isbn 9781400124152
publishDate 2007
record_details hoopla:MWT10756163|eAudiobook|Audio Books|Unabridged.|English|Tantor Audio ,|2007.|1 online resource (1 audio file (13hr., 30 min.)) : digital., ils:655872|Audio Book|Audio Books|Unabridged, library ed.|English|Tantor,|p2007.|11 sound discs (13.5 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in., overdrive:f029edd4-b8da-4d60-a5a9-e6cdc4a7eeab|eAudiobook|Audio Books||English|Tantor Media||
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_catalog hoopla:MWT10756163||Available Online|Available Online|false|true|false|false|false|false||||, ils:655872|460642|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, overdrive:f029edd4-b8da-4d60-a5a9-e6cdc4a7eeab|-1|Available Online|Available Online|false|true|true|false|false|false||||
subject_facet Business networks, Creative ability in business
title_display Wikinomics : how mass collaboration changes everything
title_full Wikinomics : how mass collaboration changes everything [electronic resource] / Don Tapscott, Anthony D. Williams, Wikinomics How Mass Collaboration Changes Everything, Wikinomics [sound recording] : [how mass collaboration changes everything] / Don Tapscott and Anthony D. Williams
title_short Wikinomics :
title_sub how mass collaboration changes everything
topic_facet Business, Business networks, Creative ability in business, Nonfiction