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This Focused Performance Weblog started life as a "business management blog" containing links and commentary related primarily to organizational effectiveness with a "Theory of Constraints" perspective, but is in the process of evolving towards primary content on interactive and mobile marketing. Think of it as about Focusing marketing messages for enhanced Performance. If you are on an archive page, current postings are found here.
Thursday, October 30, 2003
-- Via a From Data to Power summary by Jack Vinson, this piece draws a hierarchy of Data, Information, Knowledge, Intelligence, Wisdom, and Power, which I generally buy into, although while some forms of power can result from the progression, the acquisition and wielding of power does not necessarily require wisdom if based in physical might or in flawed paradigms. Of course I suppose that intelligence and wisdom in some area, such as rhetoric and human behavior, could overwhelm the lack in other areas.
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