knowledge

  • In a knowledge economy corporate learning is necessary to survive Crunch Network

    In a knowledge economy corporate learning is necessary to survive

    If you were an employee on Henry Ford’s assembly line in Detroit in the 1920s, you received a high degree of training and preparation before you ever set foot in the factory. You learned what your role was, and were given all the tools you needed to accomplish your job from Day One. From then on, your role never changed—you did your part to move a product forward along the… Read More

  • Rap Genius Plans to Explain The Meaning Of Rock, Poetry and The Bible

    Rap Genius Plans to Explain The Meaning Of Rock, Poetry and The Bible

    If rap lyrics like “Real G’s move in silence like lasagna” stump you, check out Rap Genius. The crowdsourced hip-hop lyrics explanation site will inform you that Lil Wayne is describing how skilled gangsters can assassinate someone without making a sound, like the letter ‘g’ in ‘lasagna’. But the three-man team behind Rap Genius aren’t satisfied… Read More

  • Did You Know?

    A friend sent me this video today that sparked some interesting lines of thought. I’ve been online since the early 90s, so I often lose sight of just how rapidly things have advanced, and how deeply the Internet — and technology in general — has changed all of our lives. Just think: “If MySpace were a country, it would be the fifth largest country in the world”… Read More