A great way to make quality important in your organization

There’s really only one key practice for quality:  continuous improvement, and its dual, continuous learning. For continuous learning, many practices that help; one of my personal favorites is ‘Lunch and Learn.’  It’s easy to get started, allows the team to ‘opt in’ to shared practices, and is an amazing opportunity for growth. One example that … Continue reading A great way to make quality important in your organization

A brilliant management two-for-one

Scaling a prototype Ruby on Rails application allows LinkedIn to concept-test a mobile application, AND get free marketing at the same time on Facebook. Brilliant.

Canada Revenue Agency extends e-filing deadline to 06 May 2008 due to website submission problems

That’s today’s news, and I ran into it myself. All of the Canada Revenue Agency sites are Sllllllooooooooooow today. Moving the filing deadline off is the Right Thing To Do from a tactical standpoint. However, you still have to pay any owing amount today. (PUBLIC SERVICE REMINDER: do that through your BANK, the government’s website … Continue reading Canada Revenue Agency extends e-filing deadline to 06 May 2008 due to website submission problems

High-speed digital camera

David Pogue just reviewed the new Exlim EX-F1.  This is another interesting data point for the ‘cheap and fast’ versus ‘high-end cutting edge.’ In my opinion, it’s both:  the cheapest digital high-speed camera, but high-end for a ‘digital camera’. But what’s really interesting about this camera is that it changes what’s possible for analysis (product … Continue reading High-speed digital camera

Dan Keldsen: Innovate or die

My brother, who is a Director with AIIM, presented this at the AIIM conference in Boston this week. I thought I’d share it here, as it directly relates to how costs inflect the innovation/return curve.Thanks, Dak Do Or Die Innovation By Process Based Information Management From: dan.keldsen, 2 days ago | View | Upload your … Continue reading Dan Keldsen: Innovate or die