If descriptive thinking blinds your organization to critical and creative thinking, then Power Point is the drug of choice for continuing the reductionist and highly tacticized mentality across an organization that fears uncertainty.Additionally, a recent trend of cramming four slides onto one quad chart slide is another work-around that compresses a larger slide show into fewer yet more cluttered slides and supports the quantity over quality tension.Dale Carnegie Rudyard Kipling, from "The Elephant's Child" in This is an Index to an expanding database of over 5000 full text, audio and video versions of public speeches, debates and interviews.This site has a useful set of communication links and is updated every two weeks.
"Technology is evolving us, says Amber Case, as we become a screen-staring, button-clicking new version of homo sapiens.
The single biggest problem in communication is the illusion that it has taken place.
George Bernard Shaw If you cannot - in the long run - tell everyone what you have been doing, your doing has been worthless.
We now rely on "external brains" (cell phones and computers) to communicate, remember, even live out secondary lives.
But will these machines ultimately connect or conquer us?