The Cool Curve at London Social Media Cafe

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Toby Moores and I (well mostly Toby) presented The Cool Curve at the London SMC

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  • The Cool Curve at London Social Media Cafe

    1. 1. The Cool Curve @ London SMC
    2. 2. The problem "The pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty." - Winston Churchill "A problem cannot be solved by the same thinking that created it." - Albert Einstein
    3. 3. Shift Happens! <ul><li>Karl Fisch, Arapahoe High School, Littleton, Colorado </li></ul><ul><li>In the next 8 seconds 34 babies will be born </li></ul><ul><li>5 in India, 4 in China, 1 in US, not even 1 here </li></ul><ul><li>College graduates in 2006 - 3.1m in India, 3.3m in China, 1.3m in US, less here </li></ul><ul><li>Which country is richest, largest military, centre of world business, strongest education system, best standard of living </li></ul>
    4. 4. The Perfect Storm <ul><li>The World is flat </li></ul><ul><li>Information Age part 1 - The Internet </li></ul><ul><li>Information Age part 2 – Web 2.0, user generated content, group forming networks </li></ul><ul><li>Climate Change </li></ul><ul><li>Education is all wrong, the system is broken </li></ul>
    5. 5. About creativity &quot;Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.&quot; - Pablo Picasso Van Gogh vs Picasso
    6. 8. The Cool Curve
    7. 26. So What Works?
    8. 27. Size
    9. 28. Flex
    10. 29. Agility
    11. 31. Movement
    12. 32. SleepyDog Thinking Tools
    13. 33. SleepyDog Tools <ul><li>Size </li></ul><ul><li>Flex </li></ul><ul><li>Agility </li></ul><ul><li>Movement </li></ul><ul><li>Provocation Techniques </li></ul><ul><li>Personae or Cast of Characters </li></ul><ul><li>Prospecting Model </li></ul><ul><li>Thinking Styles </li></ul>
    14. 34. Practice Makes Permanent Proper Practice Makes Perfect
    15. 35. Prospecting
    16. 36. Prospecting
    17. 37. Prospecting
    18. 38. Prospecting
    19. 39. Ideas 2.0 <ul><li>Designed for hackability </li></ul><ul><li>Small ideas, loosely joined </li></ul><ul><li>Innovation in Assembly </li></ul><ul><li>Creativity as a Service (CraaS) </li></ul><ul><li>Footprints in the Snow </li></ul>

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