Jonathan Norman recently shared an outstanding resource via Major Projects Knowledge Hub Facebook group. Diane Thielfoldt's piece on the topic of knowledge transfer "Passing the Torch: Transferring Knowledge from Baby Boomer Employees to the Next Generation(s) provides an amazing overview of risks associated with loss of organizational expertise and competitive capabilities. To mitigate this risk … Continue reading Tell me more – conversations to grow what we know.
Record keeping and information flow don't sound like the reasons you joined the board. You joined to make the big picture stuff happen. But, without the basic framework for board governance records in place, you definitely lose time looking for stuff. Time that would be better spent on the stuff you really want to do … Continue reading Realized Values for Nonprofit Boards: Why We Fix This First
I'm currently working on a time warp project. I'm adding descriptions and metadata to recently digitized press clippings dating from early 1900's through .... I'm not sure yet. Right now I'm in '73 but time warping today over to the later '50's. It's a magical kaleidoscopic peek into history, society, economics, world events, architecture...well you … Continue reading Ink, scissors and glue: storytelling just before the digital wave