Oscar Berg of The Content Economy, tweeted 10 insightful questions for knowledge workers this morning. (Try this link to see directly in twitter.) These 10 questions should be asked by anyone doing knowledge work or anyone helping knowledge workers do their work better. Even though, these are questions we ask (or should ask) ourselves everyday, knowledge workers don’t necessarily have the tools to efficiently find the answers.
Case in point–Knowledge worker question #8: How do I keep, access and re-find information that I find potentially valuable? Most people I know keep their important documents and information in their outlook folders and are proud of the fact that they have over a Gig of emails in the pst files. Some of these people actually find the information they need, but they waste half their days doing so. Finding solutions to this problem on a organizational level saves hours upon hours of time and terrabytes of data.
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