Creativity, Self-recording, presentations, Blogging, & PWLE

Big Dog, Little Dog

At 3M, A Struggle Between Efficiency And Creativity - Business Week. While Six Sigma was invented as a way to improve quality, its main value to corporations now clearly is its ability to save time and money. Nor is the implication that businesses are out to steal workers' intellectual property 3M was systematized in ways that were unheard of and downright heretical, even though the guidelines would have looked familiar at many other conglomerates.


Corporate Learning Long Tail and Attention Crisis

Tony Karrer

Factored in is expectation of quality (how much time I need to spend filtering the content to determine if it's of value). As a quick example, we choose our preferred search engine in large part because we feel it will be the best investment of time to find the best quality information.

2008 2009

Tony Karrer

And because it ties directly to metrics that matter to the business, this will get significant attention during the year. It's always interesting to look back at the past year - 2008, think about what has changed for me during the year, and think about what that means for the next year - 2009.