CMI IC Scottish Conference 2012

Having spent the weekend and the Friday night at the conference it has taken till now to get my thoughts on the key messages together.The diner on the Friday night was a pleasant experience in with recognition for IC member Simon Haslam who recently was placed 6th at the international consulting awards. The encouraging points of the dinner came of the back of the brief presentation by Ann Fran...

David Allen at Google Campus

After an invite from Next Action Associates to come to Google Campus and listen to David Allan talk about GTD. As always the brief talk brought about some thought provoking insights and humour that you come to expect from David Allen. The question section as always came round to discussing email and the other inputs that as knowledge workers need to make decisions on every day, with the...

Alex Osterwalder the Business Model Alchemist

I have been a fan of Alex Osterwalder since i started to read his business model alchemist blog, having used the Business Model Canvas in several projects and most recently as a tool in Claimbase it has great merit. Its worth watching this video to get an understanding of Alex Osterwalder thinking and see if it fits with your current process and tool kit.

LEEP Mac Gesture Control

As a lover of interaction and a heavy Mac user LEEP is perhaps one of the most interesting devices and could in time replace the mouse and keyboard (in time but not today). Its apparently 200 times more accurate at monitoring finger movement than anything on the market at the moment. Watch the video and see for yourself.