Rants, Raves, and Rhetoric v4

BbWorld ’07

In the last throes of the BbWorld ’07 Developer’s Conference (the regular conference ended yesterday). Some pictures are in Flickr in my “BbWorld 2007” set. I’ll likely post the rest tonight. Our presentations should be posted soon on the conference site.

Some important ideas of keynotes:

EdVentures in Technology » Notes from BbWorld 2007 in Boston, MA:

Incentives matter
— Steven Leavitt

Arkansawyer » 2007» July» 11 (most comprehensive BbWorld ’07 blog I’ve fount):
Guy Kawasaki

  1. Make meaning.
  2. Make mantra.
  3. Jump to the next curve.
  4. Roll the DICEE.
  5. Don’t worry, be crappy.
  6. Polarize people.
  7. Let a hundred flowers blossom
  8. Churn, baby, churn
  9. Niche thyself
  10. Follow the 10/20/30 rule
  11. Don’t let the bozos grind you down

Talked to lots of Blackboard upper management. I haven’t drank the Kool-Aid. 😀


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