I am much more of a fox than a hedgehog. No, I don’t blog every day, but it’s fair to say that I’m pretty prolific. On this site, you’ll find a boatload of posts on the future of work, higher education, technology, platforms, communication, collaboration, analytics, and other topics. They generally fall into the following buckets: insights, provocations, musings, predictions, and rants. I write more about big ideas than listicles and snackable content. I inject humor often into my posts and freakin’ despise jargon. Click here to see an interactive word cloud and treemap of my posts’ tags.
A look at this increasingly popular term.
The different security challenges facing organizations today.
A post tying these subjects together.
Rare is the organization that uses its systems wisely.
Billion-Dollar Lessons and taking technology too far.
It’s tempting to blame the system integrator for all project hassles and differences of opinion. Don’t.
Blind faith in consulting firms is rarely justified.
Thoughts on Trainspotting, golf, Slashdot, and Pearl Jam.
PMs are important but not omnipotent.
Why we need to peel back the onions.
Thoughts on the pros and cons of a dedicated PM.
No organization can rest on its laurels.
A warts-and-all tale of system mismanagement.
Some are making ill advised moves.
Organizations that cling to antiquated processes are colliding with new technologies.
Software vendors have recently announced increases in their annual support fees. What to do?