The Paleontology of Intranets

Christian Buckley

Christian is a 7-time Office Servers and Services MVP, internationally-recognized technology evangelist and collaboration expert, and the Founder & CEO of CollabTalk LLC, an independent research and technical marketing services firm based in Salt Lake City, Utah.

  • Truth be told, all those knowledge workers out there aren’t always so wild about using technology *at all* to get their work done. This is yet another one of the hidden secrets in ECM: people want to do their work their own way.
    Evolution doesn’t go in a straight line; there are back eddies and side developments all the time. That’s also the case with real people trying to do real work. (I’ll ignore the clock punchers who just show up because they have to on this one.)
    Sometimes a stack of note cards is the best “technology” out there. We can’t force people to use tools where it doesn’t make sense or work for them.