Archive for the ‘And then it’s gone’ Category


Is Facebook’s information overload problem also a problem for the Social Business Workplace?

Posted on: January 2nd, 2014 by Fransgaard There are on average 1,500 potential stories from friends, people they follow and Pages for Facebook users to see, according to Business Insider. The Social Workplace is facing the same threat from information overload.

38 articles later: An index of my 2013 blog posts

Posted on: December 19th, 2013 by Fransgaard We are closing up on the end of 2013. No flying cars yet, but here's what I've written this year. Thank you for reading, sharing and commenting and I hope to see you again next year.

This is what my personality looks like using the latest profiling tool from IBM

Posted on: November 22nd, 2013 by Fransgaard My colleagues in IBM Research recently launched the first version of a very interesting tool that can decipher your personality from looking at 200 of your tweets. My profile has been used as a guinea pig during the development and I have to say the result is fairly accurate, which I am sure those of you who have met me can confirm.

4 soundbites on social media from October’s “First Tuesday” event

Posted on: October 2nd, 2013 by Fransgaard A few learnings from a great event promoting Christer Holloman's new book "The Social Media MBA in Practice"

Tweeting about the new Reuters site, revealed a more fundamental communication issue.

Posted on: May 30th, 2013 by Fransgaard Reuters' social ears heard what we said. It should be up to Reuters' nervous system to relay that input to Reuters' brain so it can take appropriate actions.

Soundbites from Friday 24 May at Digital Shoreditch 2013

Posted on: May 24th, 2013 by Fransgaard I went to the "Behavioural Design" day at Digital Shoreditch 2013. What a great day. Money well spent. Below is a chronological order of my Tweet and photo soundbites from the day.

How the Cat Beard Craze is teaching me Japanese

Posted on: May 23rd, 2013 by Fransgaard A combination of Twitter, Instagram, Google Translate and the Cat Beard Craze taught me how to say "Cool Quality" in a manly way in Japanese.

Last night’s Social Business Lounge + Facebook, the biggest corporate collaboration tool

Posted on: May 22nd, 2013 by Fransgaard As employees we don't want more tools to learn and deal with, we want incorporation and better use of the tools we already have in our digital lives.

How LoveFilm’s UX confused me with the simplest of tasks

Posted on: May 16th, 2013 by Fransgaard How the omission of a simple, but vital piece of information turned my journey to update my LoveFilm payment details from a simple UX task to a brick wall.

One year on…

Posted on: May 8th, 2013 by Fransgaard One year on from my wife's death, where am I with her digital estate? I followed my own advice, and have faced few unforeseen obstacles. However, my original article has taken a life on its own as the issue of dealing with the digital estate of a deceased person is becoming increasingly relevant.