Why Wednesday November 8th, 2016 was historic!

The day after the U.S. Presidential election, on Wednesday, November 9th, 2016, I entered my classroom full of college seniors for my 10 am class. Many of my students were tired from watching the election results and shell-shocked at the results. I told them that today is a historic day. Given the mass of support millennials had Read more about Why Wednesday November 8th, 2016 was historic![…]

The He Said/She Said of Bing Google: User Data the Next Big Algorithm?

Rarely does a story that seems so technical – recent accusations of Bing copying Google results – have so many components to KM, UX, E 2.0, and even PR. A wonderful case study for digital communications. So far, the best explanation I’ve seen is that by Danny Sullivan, the Search Engine guru. It might be a Read more about The He Said/She Said of Bing Google: User Data the Next Big Algorithm?[…]

Another reason to hate lawyers…

NYT has an article about how law schools are automatically inflating grades to make their students appear smarter to prospective employers. I do not even know where to begin. The article quotes Deans of some well-known schools as saying a wholesale grade inflation is warranted because their students are disadvantaged against other schools who do the same Read more about Another reason to hate lawyers…[…]