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Enterprise 2.0 and Compliance Environments – Are they mutually exclusive?

If you’ve been following my twitter stream @IM4WARD you will know that I’ve been following the Enterprise2.0 Conference in Boston very closely.  A good summary of the sessions is provided by Bill Ives and by Cecil Dijoux among many others … Continue reading

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The Usefulness – Uselessness of Directions

My family and I have recently returned from a three week trip through England, France and Wales. It was the plane, train, car, bus and metro experience that meant we spent a lot of time navigating. The metro and systems … Continue reading

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A New Service Model For Records Management

I was at an ARMA lecture series this week in which the topic of discussion was the lifecycle management of records – was it truly a lifecycle or is it more of a continuum and how do you present that … Continue reading

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Information Architecture

The key to information management is classification.  Many organizations focus on the Information Design elements – a corporate taxonomy (a function or subject based classification system), security classification and stewardship.  While those elements are a good starting point, information classification … Continue reading

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IM Governance

The definition I like most for the term “Governance” is from Wikipedia: “governance relates to consistent management, cohesive policies, processes and decision-rights for a given area of responsibility. For example, managing at a corporate level might involve evolving policies on … Continue reading

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IM Model Components – Information Design

Information Design is an interesting term.  Can information be designed, is it something that should be designed? Or is it just the presentation of information that is designed? In the case of the IM Model, information design relates to the … Continue reading

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