RSS Behaviour Redefined: Rhizophilous Social Sources

RSS (known as Really Simple Syndication or occasionally as Rich Site Summary and RDF Site Summary) is defined by PC Magazine as follows: A syndication format that was developed by Netscape in 1999 and became very popular for aggregating updates to blogs and news sites. Although I’m not advocating to actually change the RSS definition, […]

Walking the Talk of Being an Open Leader With My Children

For a so-called knowledge worker like me, it doesn’t really matter what city I call home. If I’m employed by an organization helping to lead various change ideas and opportunities related to leadership, technology and learning, I should be a role model to others in the company as well as my children, my network, etc. […]

I’m Boycotting Mixtent, Here’s Why

If you’ve been here before, you’re somewhat aware that I believe in the spirit and execution of collective intelligence. Working together in a proactive manner to tackle objectives, goals and actions through transparent and social ways, cemented by collaboration and collaborative-based technologies is the ‘new black’. I am, however, somewhat disturbed by a recent find in the […]

Call it Collaboration, Not Enterprise 2.0 or Social Business

Colin Powell once said: “Great leaders are almost always great simplifiers, who can cut through argument, debate and doubt, to offer a solution everybody can understand.” Background The meme forest fire of Enterprise 2.0 and Social Business is blazing wildly across all geographies of opinion. We’ve got Enterprise 2.0 in one corner with no shortage […]

Quora: Questions & Opinions not Questions & Answers

I’ve spent just over a month on Quora, the so-called site that hosts a “continually improving collection of questions and answers created, edited, and organized by everyone who uses it.” So far I’ve answered a few questions, with both short and somewhat long answers, and I’ve reviewed in and around 50 different topics or threads. […]