My Ten Favorite Tweets – Week Ending 010110

From the home office in the future, where I’m currently reviewing all these 2010 predictions with a skeptical eye…

#1: How Companies Increase Innovation – #innovation

#2: RT @chuckfrey Amazon’s Jeff Bezos on two ways to approach customer-focused innovation: #innovation #strategy

#3: RT @briansolis Ideas Connect Us More than Relationships (video interview)

#4: Outstanding, detailed post on Enterprise 2.0 adoption from @ITSinsider & the @20adoption council: #e20

#5: Designing For Social Traction by Joshua Porter #design

#6: Intellipedia anyone? “Preventing the Terrorist Attack: Massive Failure in Collaboration” #e20 #gov20

#7: 2010 Predictions from @jkuramot of Oracle AppsLab: “Reputation will be all the rage in 2010.” > Agree

#8: RT @matthewemay Six years ago this USAToday essay by Jim Collins changed my entire view of the world.

#9: RT @davewiner: Anil Dash, an upper-caste Twitterer, explains to low-life scum like you and I, what it’s like up there. 🙂

#10: My 5 1/2 y.o. son on why he didn’t see a friend’s kindergarten girl from the sister school in his coed class: “All the girls look alike.”


My Ten Favorite Tweets – Week Ending 052209

From the home office in Cleveland, Ohio…

#1: One thing I like in what FriendFeed is doing…they’re thinking in terms of business use cases. See Tudor’s comments:

#2: FriendFeed provides better tweet search than does Twitter, notes @louisgray

#3: Reading: Nine worst social media fails of 2009… thus far by @mediaphyter Two girls, one sandwich? Really?

#4:’s lead developer @nathanfolkman provides insight as to why’s click counts can be significantly overstated:

#5: WSJ – Look at This Article. It’s One of Our Most Popular Problem w/ simple popularity – may not mean merit or relevance.

#6: Post on the Front End of Innovation blog: General Mills 5-Step Innovation Program #feiboston

#7: Post on the Front End of Innovation blog: Great Companies Enable Constant Choices – Jim Collins #feiboston

#8: This is hilarious – Tweeting Too Hard: A site for shaming the twitteringly self-important

#9: Anyone remember the 70s song, Escape (The Pina Colada Song)? Happened in real life to one married couple:

#10: Took my 5 y.o. son to a pet store today, where he saw his first chameleon live. Damn thing zapped a cricket w/ its tongue. My boy loved it.