I heard a few powerful words regarding honestly recently and wanted to pass them on. I had never heard it put this way: Honesty is the intent not to deceive.
[luvly] Talking to Ward Cunningham about wiki While I'm writing about wikis, I thought this fit well- it's a transcript of a call with Ward. I really liked some of the thoughts Ward has about wikis (go figure). I particularly liked his comparison of wikis to a fragile civilization... Civilisation is a construction of people that exists longer than anyone has a right to expect it to. I like walking in city parks, but they are very easy to destroy. And sometimes someone will come along in their... Continue Reading
ACM: Ubiquity - A Conversation with Andrew Hargadon I really enjoyed this interview. Andrew is an associate professor at UC Davis Grad School of Management. In this interview he debunks many of the widely-held ideals about innovation. I like the way he thinks. On the difference between innovation and invention: Innovation is the practical exploitation of any novel idea. Novel ideas can be inventions in the strict definition of the term, which means they didn't exist before, but most often... Continue Reading