wicked problems

Episode 10 – The Outliers Inn – Wicked Problems

Welcome to Episode 10, a special podcast from the Outliers Inn. Topic: Wicked, messy, social, complex, tough human problems. No, it’s not the aftermath of the Outliers Inn summer party – it’s a hostly episode with Joe and Benjamin interviewing each other about the difference between complex and merely complicated organisational and human problems. With no guests

3rd International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management (IEOM 2012) – July 3-6, 2012

The Industrial Engineering and Operations Management (IEOM) Forum is organizing third International Conference  (IEOM 2012) which will be held on July 3-6, 2012 in Istanbul, Turkey.  XONITEK’s Joseph Paris has been requested to present at this year’s conference for the second year in a row.  He will be giving his lecture titled “Guerrilla Transformation“. 

Inspiration for Innovation

I enjoy guest lecturing at University.  In fact, it is one of my most favourite things I do.  I believe what I enjoy most is the optimism and energy of the students.  They are far too young in their careers to have been tarnished by the pragmatism, and even cynicism, of “real life” – or to have had their ambitions squelched by a jealous manager whose best days are past.