There is a power in crowd wisdom, and this power is harnessed through technology and social media. This book addresses the power of “Mindsharing.” It is a simple way to use the tools and technology already at hand to access and share our greatest human resource. Only this type of mind meld isn’t limited to two minds.
"You might think of a crowd as a stadium full of roaring fans doing the wave at a timeout. The crowd that I’m talking about relates to crowdsourcing which Lior Zoref covers in his book" – Entrepreneur Reads
“At least on the evidence of this business manual, crowd wisdom researcher Zoref is pure enthusiasm; it’s not hard to see how he’s made a career out of fostering connections. “ – Publishers weekly
“Zoref's clients are using his techniques to innovate and problem-solve in record time. Now he reveals how crowdsourcing has the ability to supercharge our thinking and upgrade every aspect of our lives.” - Harvard
Jaron Lanier is the father of virtual reality and one of the world’s most brilliant thinkers. Who Owns the Future? is his visionary reckoning with the most urgent economic and social trend of our age: the poisonous concentration of money and power in our digital networks.
Social BOOM! addresses every aspect of social media, including the business periphery (blog, personal website, e-zine) that you need in order to create the real law of attraction. When you create a connection, it's an indicator that that prospect, or that customer, or that individual wants to continue the online relationship,
You can’t win long-term loyal friends and customers just by smiling, remembering people’s names, and paying compliments. It’s not all about you. At every turn, the most powerful benchmarks of success involve relationships in which focus is on helping others. That type of focus generates what we call Return on Relationships
Getting Beyond Better sets forth a bold new framework, demonstrating how and why meaningful change actually happens in the world and providing concrete lessons and a practical model for businesses, policymakers, civil society organizations, and individuals who seek to transform our world for good. Roger L. Martin and Skoll Foundation President
When we reach out to the crowd for wisdom, we are able to access decision-making skills that are free of our own emotion.
Mindsharing is a crowdsourced thinking process to solve problems, make decisions, access creativity, and create more ease and joy in our lives.
Our most valuable currency when we are Mindsharing is our ability to be authentically ourselves. The more we can share our humanity with the crowd, the more engaged our crowd will be.
Social media has often been driven by a need to project a certain image and a certain “status” to the world. Look at my happy family. See my beautiful vacation photos.
One of the most common reasons a good crowd goes bad is because there is manipulation within the crowd. Manipulation happens wherever there is the intention to influence the crowd or direct its behavior.
Just because your crowd isn’t in front of you doesn’t mean you have license to say anything offensive or insulting from behind the safety of your computer screen.
Mindsharing is not about comparing what’s on the outside, but about authentic sharing of what’s on the inside.
When you share something with the crowd, or ask for help from the crowd, there is a certain vulnerability involved in the asking.