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Managing Information Overload   Brian Kuhn            Making Technology Work for YouDirector of Technology / CIObkuhn@vsb....
“If you ask anyone who has been on                             the Internet for at least a decade                         ...
3.6 B people on earthFirst computer chess tournament0 (yes zero) personal computers sold0 e-mails sent0 blog posts0 Facebo...
Nov. 26, 2012 around 7:56am7.08 B people on the earth318,564,465 personal computers sold this year234,986 TVs sold today1,...
Things have                            changed in our                            world…istockphoto.com # 9545884
“With the exception of alphabets and number systems, theNet may well be the single most powerful mind-alteringtechnology t...
istockphoto.com # 453710“But because we’re doubling the rateof progress every decade, we’ll see theequivalent of a century...
“Printing gave humanity the written word. The Web makeseveryone a publisher. Printing enabled the distribution ofknowledge...
Kids Embrace new Technology
“Whenever we turn on our computer, we are plungedinto an ‘ecosystem of interruption technologies’”,    The Shallows       ...
What struggles doyou have with your   technology?                     istockphoto.com # 4311434
debevansce.com-time-management-vs-drinking-from-a-fire-hoseInformation Overload
New York Times 2012                      istockphoto.com # 18844759
New York Times 2012                      istockphoto.com # 18844759
What tech tip doyou have for others in managing yourwork/life balance?                      istockphoto.com # 4311434
Embrace – Learn – Leverage - Live
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  1. 1. Managing Information Overload Brian Kuhn Making Technology Work for YouDirector of Technology / CIObkuhn@vsb.bc.ca https://prezi.com/user/bkuhn
  2. 2. “If you ask anyone who has been on the Internet for at least a decade what has changed, the answer willistockphoto.com # 11038062 probably be, ‘Everything.’”, A New Culture of Learning
  3. 3. 3.6 B people on earthFirst computer chess tournament0 (yes zero) personal computers sold0 e-mails sent0 blog posts0 Facebook usersBG (before Google) 1970http://www.thepeoplehistory.com/1970 istockphoto.com # 1563122
  4. 4. Nov. 26, 2012 around 7:56am7.08 B people on the earth318,564,465 personal computers sold this year234,986 TVs sold today1,736,732 cell phones sold today2,458,412,202 internet users on earth137,845,286,923 e-mail messages sent today1,347,456 blog posts today1,000,000,000 + Facebook users1,344,823,201 Google searches today http://www.worldometers.info/ istockphoto.com # 7611212
  5. 5. Things have changed in our world…istockphoto.com # 9545884
  6. 6. “With the exception of alphabets and number systems, theNet may well be the single most powerful mind-alteringtechnology that has ever come into general use. At the veryleast, it’s the most powerful that has come along since thebook.” The Shallows (kindle 1991) istockphoto.com # 4540526
  7. 7. istockphoto.com # 453710“But because we’re doubling the rateof progress every decade, we’ll see theequivalent of a century of progress—attoday’s rate—in only twenty-fivecalendar years.” The Singularity is Near(kindle 442) “Most long-range forecasts of what is technically feasible in future time periods dramatically underestimate the power of future developments because they are based on what I call the ‘intuitive linear’ view of history rather than the ‘historical exponential’ view.” The Singularity is Near (kindle 429)
  8. 8. “Printing gave humanity the written word. The Web makeseveryone a publisher. Printing enabled the distribution ofknowledge. The Web provides a platform for networkinghuman minds. Printing allowed people to know. The Webenables people to collaborate and to learn collectively.”Macrowikinomics (kindle 566) istockphoto.com # 4540526
  9. 9. Kids Embrace new Technology
  10. 10. istockphoto.com # 18713708
  11. 11. “Whenever we turn on our computer, we are plungedinto an ‘ecosystem of interruption technologies’”, The Shallows istockphoto.com # 16745808
  12. 12. What struggles doyou have with your technology? istockphoto.com # 4311434
  13. 13. istockphoto.com # 6755935Demonstration
  14. 14. debevansce.com-time-management-vs-drinking-from-a-fire-hoseInformation Overload
  15. 15. New York Times 2012 istockphoto.com # 18844759
  16. 16. New York Times 2012 istockphoto.com # 18844759
  17. 17. What tech tip doyou have for others in managing yourwork/life balance? istockphoto.com # 4311434
  18. 18. Embrace – Learn – Leverage - Live

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