We are shaped by our past, by our culture – the good, the bad, and the ugly. But today is today, a present to us and we can choose how to live in it.
Meetings are for discussions, debates, disagreement, discourse, and engagement. Meetings are about engaging and shaping the outcome.
Deleting data after the purpose for which it was collected is fulfilled is one of the hardest actions to execute in data governance.
On a walk in the woods with my daughter, she climbs a tree and then asks me to catch her. With looks of delight in her eyes, she hurls herself at me believing I will catch her. (And I do.) When we visit our doctor we expect them to take notes about our visit and keep...
Hindsight is a beautiful thing, but requires us to have gone on a journey. The journey is helped by the belief we will be able to see the dots connected.
Patrick and John worked from their parents kitchen table. Steve started in his garage. We all know stories of people who have become 'successful' after starting from humble beginnings. We hear the success stories. Stories about 'winners'. We don't hear of all the...
Design and build things in the context in which they need to be used. Don’t build predictive analytical tools requiring non-existent data.
‘Reduce the need for them.’ ‘Don’t collect that piece of data.’ Shifting our perspective can help us find answers we never contemplated.
If we want to live and work in a more empathetic world, we can become more empathetic ourselves and ask those we hire to do the same.
The time to launch an idea can easily always be ‘tomorrow’. What if you did it today? Perhaps it will be far from perfect and perfect just the same.
Numbers are not data fields in your algorithmic software. They are sons, daughters, nephews, nieces, friends, and dreams. Numbers are not sterile.
Flooding happens. As do data breaches. And we know, this happens no matter what values and ethos organisations have or aspire to.