A visit to the R&D department of the New York Times

[ I originally published this post on the Headshift blog in 2009. ] Recently I was fortunate enough to visit the Research and Development department of the New York Times thanks to the kind invitation of the people of Agency.com that I am working with here in […]

Is the concept of blogging scalable?

[ I originally published this post on the Headshift blog in 2009. ] This blog post was originally published by me on the Headshift blog in 2009. It seems that there are only two topics people talk about these days . One is the economic turmoil and […]

Edutainment and competition makes the world go round

[ I originally published this post on the Headshift blog in 2009. ] The New York Times published an article today on how utilities turn their customers green. For years and years the Sacramento Municipal Utility District had tried to push people to using less energy […]

Should knowledge retention be high on organizations’ agenda?

[ I originally published this post on the Headshift blog in 2008. ] Yesterday I stumbled across a post by Gordon Ross of Thoughtfarmer talking about a client where 50% of its staff is eligible to retire in the next eight years. What a massive brain drain! […]

social business

Manage, and you may survive! Facilitate, and you may thrive!

[ I originally published this post on the Headshift blog in 2009. ] Recently I went to see an organization, and a good while into a very pleasant conversation I was asked: ‘Will we (organization) become obsolete in ten years’? What a daunting question! What had happened? […]

EU blogging on the rise?

[ I originally published this post on the Headshift blog in 2007. ] Earlier this week Mariann Fischer Boel, Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development entered the blogosphere. Welcome, Mariann! As far as I know, is she the second high-ranked person at the EU who blogs. She […]