Show of hands: who here remembers the old ad campaign for “7-Up: The Uncola”? Of those of you who do, how many can connect it to a critical piece of information management? Stay with me; I’ll explain. A Delicious Lesson From the Past I’m a big believer in not reinventing the wheel. So as I […]
TRUST. It’s the first point in the Boy Scout Law. (A Scout is Trustworthy.) It’s an old Russian proverb made famous by a U.S. President. (Trust but Verify.) It’s printed on U.S. banknotes and coins. (In God We Trust.) And it’s foundational to success in information management / information governance.
Yes, I know this headline reads something like the title of a Hardy Boys mystery, but it reflects an interesting sidebar that surfaced during yesterday’s AIIM-led #infochat on information governance – much of which centered on the need for training and awareness-building. As the conversation unfolded, we participants found ourselves softly debating the need for, […]
I’m halfway through a week of meetings here in Hong Kong, and today I was struck by the fact that, different though the landscape is than what I’m used to back in Boston, there is much I find familiar. There are cars, trucks, and buses – but they drive on the left side of the […]