Defrag 2009 Conference Retrospective

I spent the last two days at the Defrag Conference in Denver, Colorado. Defrag is, in its own words “focused on the tools and technologies that accelerate the ‘aha’ moment, and is a gathering place for the growing community of implementers, users, and thinkers that are building the next wave of software innovation.” It was […]

A Secret Cure to Brain Freeze

A training development model will provide you and your training team with a step-by-step process that will help you design training quickly. It has a defined starting and ending, point giving you clear direction so you can avoid brain freeze. . .

They *Finally* Developed the “Mind-Reading Module”: Baynote Collective Intelligence Platform

*DISCLAIMER* If I sound overly-exuberant about Baynote, don’t be surprised. As my excitement for this technology has grown, it has spilled over to the rest of Avalon management, and we have already signed an alliance with Baynote. So I suppose I’m a bit biased. . .

Professional Social Computing… what in the world does that mean?

Greetings, all. As I am the Practice Manager for Avalon’s newest practice area (Social Computing), I thought it is only appropriate to share what I am going to focus our efforts on and how I view our evolving world of social computing. Like any evolving technology, social computing means many different to many different people…