Tag: data

Exploring the Future . . . and Helping Your Find Your Future

Recorded Webinar: Drinking from the Digital Data Fire Hose

[Edited April 27, 2014] We happily shared some of our work at the US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) OCIO Learning Session on April 17, 2014 both at their Auditorium in Washington DC and via a live Webinar, which you can as a recording below.  It was hosted by Dr. Melanie Cohen (@DrMELonMGMT) from HUD.…
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“But is he happy?” Ian Richie’s TED Talk about Missing the World Wide Web

TED.com inspires, thrills, amazes, saddens, and enlightens.  I enjoy getting their regular email blasts as to new videos, learning something new each time. This cycle I’m bemused.  Ian Richie spoke about how, at Owl, he missed “getting” the World Wide Web when Tim Berners-Lee came to him.  In his talk, he brought me back to Vannevar…
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Gapminder Visualization

Abundant Data Visualization and Storytelling Tools

As some of you know, I’m fairly anti-PowerPoint.  Done well with engaging pictures and messaging, it can be a fabulous medium.  Used by most people, it is a grinding parade of bullet points, read-aloud slides, and missed interactive thought.  Presentations aren’t locked to a 11×8-1/2 inch format with a heading on top, disconnected bullet points,…
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