Category Archives: Social Network


I was approached a few months ago by a group wondering what kinds of collaborative software might exist to support something called Sociocracy.  That was the impetus of my latest journey into the world of organizing on democratic principles.

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‘Fail fast, fail often’ is essential advice for innovators

Yes, it is a negative statement, but in uttering it, you desensitize the team to a harmful fear of failure. I am responding today to an article in The Globe and Mail titled “‘Fail fast, fail often’ may be the … Continue reading

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Encryption Role in Data Security

Ed Snowdon spoke yesterday at the SXSW conference on the importance of using encryption to keep the data the runs our businesses (and personal life) safe.   I refresh the call to eliminate the scary warning that browsers give when … Continue reading

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iBPMS Expo – Tom Koulopoulos explains process in the Internet of Everything

The second keynote is from Tom Koulopoulos. His talk titled “The Internet of Everything, Everyone, and Everyplace”  was very entertaining and included some somber concerns on how to cope with a future that we can not yet imagine.

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Registering Again … (Sigh)

The bane of social networking sites is the need to register one more username, one more password, and once more to fill in some sharable details.  That is sooooo 2008.   I am registering with a conference so I can select … Continue reading

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“Pull” Systems are Antifragile

John Hagel wrote a good review of Nassim Taleb’s book “Antifragile“.    Hagel’s book “The Power of Pull” describes a shift in the world from push systems to pull systems.  The push system is the epitome of formalize, automated systems.  … Continue reading

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Rights to Link, Legality of Cache Substitution

The foundation of the web is the ability to embed links from one page to another page.  When writing about one topic, and you want to cite another work as a reference, the best possible way to do this is … Continue reading

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