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Innovation is not locked up

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Tweet Much hyperbole has been present in technology and business press lately about the notion of ‘unlocking’ innovation in organisations.  From research organisations to financial news commentators, to Harvard bloggers, the emphasis has always been on finding a means of opening … Continue reading

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Issues for Small Business Owners

Tweet A few recent posts of mine have focused on small business.  Check them out over on the Salesforce blog. Quick and Dirty Guide to Calculating your Business’s ROI from Technology – in which I argue that there’s more to … Continue reading

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Social Media Week Sydney Wrap-Up, 2014

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Tweet Note: A version of this post originally appeared on LinkedIn on 29 September, 2014. During the week commencing the 22nd September 2014, I attended most of the Social Media Week event in Sydney. While I’m on the Advisory Board and it … Continue reading

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What job do you do?

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Tweet One of the problems I’ve faced recently is in describing what I do in my various business ventures. I’m a company director and a digital strategist. But I’m also a blogger, a trainer, a public speaker, a change manager, … Continue reading

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Let’s talk about cheating

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Tweet Now on to interesting stuff.  An excerpt I tweeted this morning from a new book on digital education has fired my passion again on the subject of cheating and digital technologies.  The ‘cheating’ to which I’m primarily referring relates … Continue reading

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Quick update on what I’m doing

Tweet So very quickly – before I get back to blogging about stuff that’s interesting – I’m now working as a private consultant as well as co-founding one new company (which I can’t really talk about yet) and one existing … Continue reading

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Recent posts & moving on

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Tweet Having departed from 1000heads, I’m now doing consultancy work before making a proper decision as to my next venture.  There are a few offers on the table and I’m currently assessing them all before making a final decision. In … Continue reading

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The Relationship between Conversations and Business Innovation

Tweet On my recent trip to London, I spent a lot of time catching up with friends on a one-to-one basis. I find this useful because I get more time to ask questions, hear about projects, and share my experiences … Continue reading

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Recent blog posts and articles

Tweet It’s been a while since I’ve updated this blog, but I haven’t been lazy.  There are several posts and articles from me running around the traps.  Here’s a few: The True Meaning of a Digital Enterprise: wherein I discuss … Continue reading

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Opening session at Optus Vision 2013

Tweet Disclosure: Optus Business is my client at 1000heads.  I’m blogging at this event as a paid participant. Ellen Fanning is here opening the event, and has noted the event is carefully curated. Optus Business MD John Paitaridis takes to … Continue reading

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