Big Data Data

  With some commentators suggesting that the Big Data Analytics industry will do over $20B of business in 2015, it feels a little duplicitious to suggest anything other than that the industry has become an enormous success. On the other hand, perhaps ironically,...

Crash Course in PanSensic

“Only Connect” E.M.Forster The science is unequivocal: The simplest, most effective way to create sustainable change – in either yourself, your team, or the enterprise you run – is to create and maintain a sense of meaningful progress. People moving in the right...

Metaphorical Trapdoors

As the post-match analysis of the Scottish Referendum gets into gear, many commentators have already made mention of the likely significance of the barnstorming speech of Gordon Brown given on the day before the voting took place. By any account it was a beautifully...

Big Data: More Hay, Same Needles

I enjoyed my first Trip Advisor navigated holiday a few weeks ago. The idea was that we’d go where the wind blew us, booking accommodation on the fly based on Trip Advisor reviews. After the third night we gave up and reverted to ‘turn-up-at-the-door-and-sniff’...

PanSensic: Life Stage Archetypes Tool

“Man is not what he thinks he is, he is what he hides.” Andre Malraux   This article describes another of the PanSensics, ‘reading between the lines’ tools, the roster of which has now hit double figures. The overall ethos of the collective suite of tools is that...