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The UK's Productivity Puzzle (and how IT can help)

by Andrew White  |  March 20, 2015

After blogging only the other day about the importance of productivity over employment to the U.S. economy (see Economic Minute #7: The Growth that Doesn't Satisfy), I noted with some...

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Enterprise Information and Master Data Management (MDM) Summit Q&A

by Andrew White  |  February 7, 2015

We have in hand a number of questions from attendees from last year’s summit that were handed in at the closing keynote.  We have also received questions from those inquiring...

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US Government Driving bubble in Education Loan Scheme – oops.

by Andrew White  |  September 15, 2014

I admit it, and if you read my blog, you know it.  I am more of an equal opportunity guy than an equal outcome guy.  I suspect President Obama is...

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The Consumerization of Truth, Part II: Sandy Hook

by Thomas Bittman  |  July 16, 2013

When I wrote The Consumerization of Truth, and Virtual Villages, little did I know that I was about to be thrust into the middle of wildly divergent worldviews. My blog...

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The Consumerization of Truth, and Virtual Villages

by Thomas Bittman  |  December 11, 2012

How is it possible that we have wildly divergent worldviews in a society connected by email, the Internet, Google, and Facebook? It's because of email, the Internet, Google, and Facebook....

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Guest Blog: A Student’s iPad Experience

by Thomas Bittman  |  April 6, 2011

(This blog post was written by my teenaged son, Danny) I've been using the iPad in school since April 2010. Since I bought the iPad, I've probably gone through ten...

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Going Laptopless

by Thomas Bittman  |  April 5, 2011

I'm a knowledge worker. I'm in Copenhagen, on business. My laptop is in Connecticut. And I'm OK with that. Now let me preface this by saying as an analyst, I...

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Embracing the Blur

by Thomas Bittman  |  February 9, 2011

We're having an interesting discussion inside of Gartner (due credit to Neil MacDonald, Lydia Leong, Cameron Haight and David Cearley for the ideas in this post – I hope they...

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21st Century Skills For Dummies

by Thomas Bittman  |  January 30, 2009

21st century skills have been a hot topic in the world of education, and there is an overwhelming amount of 21st century skill information on the web. However, it’s not...

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