Interaction Modes

Posted on 10. Apr, 2012 by in Growth, Leadership, Productivity

Flatter me, and I may not believe you. Criticize me, and I may not like you. Ignore me, and I may not forgive you. Encourage me, and I will not forget you. -William Arthur Ward, college administrator, writer (1921-1994) Questions: How do you interact with others? What do you do to get others to change […]

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You Think You’ve Got Privacy? Think Again!

Posted on 08. Dec, 2011 by in Growth, Productivity

Recent kerfuffles on the online privacy scene owing to a change in Google’s “privacy” policies reminded me of  several such that have surfaced over the past few months. One has to do with a utility embedded in many smart phones that allows your carrier to track your usage of the various services to which you […]

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The Value of Computer-based Social Networks–Or Not

Posted on 16. Nov, 2011 by in Growth, Productivity

Technology as a means of establishing and facilitating communication between people has a long history.  Let’s skip right to more modern means, beginning with the telegraph, move through the years to the telephone and on to fax, followed by the early days of computer-network mediated message handling via nascent email and early chat tools.  As […]

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