Information, Intelligence, Knowledge

Information and Intelligence

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What Intelligence do you need as a company? Here are some ways of looking at intelligence you need to gather to stay competitive. Market/Industry Intelligence You need an idea of your marketplace, players in the space. You need to identify potential  competition and  partners. While you gather information about your marketplace, you may also want […]

Ideas, Creativity, Innovation

InfoStreams Python Alerts Aug 18th 2010

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Here are alerts from tracking Python on InfoStreams (took out two entries for job alerts) There are 17 results for your Alert titled: Python lettuce 0.1.11lettuce 0.1.11 Behaviour Driven Development for python pyenchant 1.6.3pyenchant 1.6.3 Python bindings for the Enchant spellchecking system A multithreaded, concurrent version of map() (Python)A multithreaded, concurrent version of map() (Python) Python […]

Ideas, Creativity, Innovation

Why I Blog?

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Here is a  recent tweet of mine. Seth Godin and Tom Peters on why blogging matters to any professional. http://bit.ly/9ZBx4v via @ducttape Here are some reasons I blog: It is a magnificent thinking tool. I think it has something to do with sitting down and writing. Sometimes, I just pick a link, a video or […]

Ideas, Creativity, Innovation

Enhanced E-books

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I don’t really want my fictional characters to sing and dance while I am reading a novel. Having said that, I would love some animations in Science Fiction books. I would love to see some animations in technical books. Imagine that you are reading a chapter on a four stroke engine. Won’t it be nice, […]

Ideas, Creativity, Innovation

Building an Innovation Culture

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A few thoughts. Educate people on innovation – what it is and what it is not. This education should include the difference between discovery, invention, ideas and innovation If you position innovation as exploration or experimentation, people will feel more comfortable trying a few. Provide some time for each person in the company to try […]