PresQT Conference

I have just returned from PresQT. This is an academic conference focused on preservation of digital data, especially scientific datasets and software. The point is to allow others to check results through reproducibility. I was invited to give the corporate...

Thoughts on Innovation

I am very interested in innovation and how it relates to business practice. Recently I read an article called How Innovative is Your Firm, Really? from the Above and Beyond KM blog. While this is targeted at law firms, I see a lot of parallels with business in...

Content Management – Systems

As I have tried to make clear in other parts of this series, content management plans have many components and installing a new system, or repurposing an existing system, is only one part. However, systems must be taken into account, because in conjunction with all...

Content Management – Culture

Culture is one of the most important aspects to take into consideration when developing a content management plan. It is also important to note inefficient processes or practices that need improvement. The key is to be respectful of organizational culture and to...

Content Management Plans – People

Take a look at the overview and the post on components. People need the right information at the right time for the right price. The people in your organization are the most important part of your company. They do the work. They save the documents. They look for...