The economics of collaboration

Clay Shirky has some interesting ideas on why collaborative organizations can accomplish so much. His points are dead on, and he delivered this talk in 2005. If you care about creating communities, then you'll find this talk to have some powerful ideas that will help you understand why community works.

About Phil Yanov

Phil Yanov is a Technologist, Columnist and Public Radio Commentator.

He is the founder of Tech After Five as well as the founder and President of the GSA Technology Council and the IT Leadership Council.

His personal technology column appears in Greenville Business Magazine and the Columbia Business Journal.

He co-hosts the Your Day technology shows heard on NPR radio stations across South Carolina and is a frequent contributor to technology stories appearing on radio and television.