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The Information Age

I recently attended a lecture by Nora Young from CBC Radio’s Spark called “Seeing the forests and the trees: Surviving and thriving in the coming data boom” One of the things she talked about was  bottom up data that over the next 2-5 years will provide valuable information. 147 more words

Canada

Technology and Creativity Reshaping Economies and Societies in the 21st Century

Followed by the industrialization ages, the digital revolution is, and has, contributed to major changes in all possible industries globally, given birth to a knowledge economy, where automation and computerization have led to increased productivity resulting in job loss. 524 more words

Change Management

Knowledge Is Power

In his 1982 bestseller Megatrends: Ten New Directions Transforming Our Lives, author John Naisbitt famously wrote “We are drowning in information but starved for knowledge.” After serving in the U.S. 192 more words

Data

#HALLOWEEN FANS SHRIEK AT CAMP EVANS' BASE OF TERROR: LEARN HOW NJ's PREMIER FRIGHT TRAIL COMES TOGETHER

Hashtag “scary.”  Hashtag “fun.” Hashtag “whatthehellwasithinking.”  Halloween lovers, prepare to lose your mind.

Fantastically talented local artists and set designers have joined forces with Ocean Township, Wall and Manasqan’s drama students to transform former military base Camp Evans in Wall into Base of Terror, the mind-bendingly best Halloween thrill in New Jersey. 636 more words

Asbury Park

Let’s create a KAIZEN database

https://kaizenideas.files.wordpress.com/2014/10/158-kaizen-database.mp3

I’m interested in compiling a kaizen database; this is what I’m currently doing for English language teaching/learning because that’s my field (i.e., linguistics). I think this can be done in many other fields, as I believe we need a clear method of managing the information we have acquired so far. 537 more words

Kaizen

Design in Writing

We are living in the age of multimodality. From movies to blogs to advertisements, we spend our lives immersed in some way or another surrounded by a flurry of images, videos, sounds, writing, and design. 607 more words

Writing

Does anyone ever read or listen to anything in context anymore?

This past year has been a blur. I don’t know if I will be able to post regularly at this point, but I’d like to try! 514 more words

Pondering