The Future As Seen By Me In 2010

Well looky here, things one has scanned in eh. (ignore the photo, that's some guy that made some accounting software, not sure what became of him ;) MIKE RIVERSDALE is fuming. The expensive headphones he bought in Sydney three weeks ago have just died. His first reaction is not to randomly spill expletives into his coffee, but to use his iPhone to vent his frustration to his Twitter con- tacts, under the moniker Miramar Mike. "I will also put, 'What should I do?' It's a conversation. I'm reaching out to the people following me." The council predicts hand-held digital devices such as smartphones will rule the world in 2040. They already rule the life of Mr Riversdale, whose company WaveAdept helps businesses adapt - their computing sys- tems to allow staff to work from anywhere - and with anyone. In order of fre- equency, he uses his iPhone to tweet (1136 followers; 8363 tweets since joining), e-mail, make phone calls and use online services, such as checki

New Zealand Knowledge Management (NZKM) Now Has A LinkedIn Group

The NZKM has recently launched a new website and as part of that endeavour I am now on the committee as their "on-line community wrangler". Part one of that is to tidy up the site and make it more user friendly then I'm gonna start asking each of the 300 or so members to visit, create/update their profile and start looking around at the content.

However, in this interconnected world we can't rely on everyone visiting the one website and so I am slowly spreading the NZKM wings to bring in newer networking sited and have started with an NZKM LinkedIn group.

Why LinkedIn and not, say, Facebook where I am sure more of the members already exist? LinkedIn is aimed at at the professional demographic and say what you like about Knowledge Managers they are most definitely a professional bunch.

And so, NZKM is on-line both at it's own website AND on LinkedIn!
Join both :-)

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