Governance and Pragmatism: Moving Beyond “The Culture of No”

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

The net effect was unconscionable delay in reaching key decisions, duplicate efforts, as units continued to focus on their pet approaches, and bitter personal contention, as hours and hours of good work would be jeopardized or scuttled by lone dissenters. As has always been the case, there are certain functions that can only be handled by the Federal government, including foreign relations, national security, responses to national disasters and major R&D initiatives.

Web 2.0 Applications in Learning

Tony Karrer

I tried to capture things down as they were said, here are my notes: Firewalls IP Privacy / Confidentiality Security Control over Quality of Information Strict Control Over Policies – Accuracy Liability / Discoverability / Compliance Change Management – Ready for It / Culture Management Take it Seriously – Away from Work Education of Management Lack of Resources – Mobile Devices Push Back from Workforce - Adoption This is a pretty good list of commonly cited barriers.