The Hyperthinker by Philip Weiss

New thinking for the Internet age

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  • Sharing ideas with Peter Ryan: Day 4

    Today was a day packed with back to back lectures, and I switched between introducing Hyperthinking to explaining digital mapping, as I did with the students of the University of Alberta on Monday.  The students worked on different research methodologies so the discussions we had after the presentation were very interesting with students investigating the […]

  • A digital travel diary: Day 3

    Today I had the opportunity to give a conference to a group of students at the University of Alberta. Afterwards, I took some time to talk to a few of the students in attendance to get their impressions on the session and Hyperthinking. I found their takeaways inspiring. It’s always interesting to see which key […]

  • Hyperthinking in the Great White North: Day 2

    Today in Edmonton, the work began, and despite a busy agenda, I managed to find time to introduce some of the digital methodologies used by ZN Consulting. Digital met digitally, as I hosted a webinar with the students at the University of Alberta to explain and elaborate on the methodology behind Digital Mapping. For those […]

  • Hyperthoughts from Canada: A digital travel diary

    This week I will be reporting from Edmonton, Canada. I arrived Saturday evening, welcomed by a Canadian cold front and snowfall. Once checked in to my hotel and getting caught up on jet-lag, I sat down at the desk and took a look at my agenda for the week. I am invited to speak at […]

  • Hacking it out in Hyderabad

    Last week I was invited to speak at the XI Metropolis World Congress 2014 in Hyderabad on Break Dengue. An initiative we began just over a year ago to fight one of the most economically devastating diseases around the globe, which affects populations in over 100 countries, dengue fever. We hope that Break Dengue will […]

  • The most fundamental skill schools should teach

    I was recently interviewed by MBAin, an organization which has built up a community around helping out MBA grads with career choices, all the while understanding the true value of their newly gotten education. The MBAin editorial staff wanted to know my thoughts on the topic of education in the modern-day classroom. As Hyperthinker readers know, […]

  • Seeking a new mindset for future tourism

    I remember as a child, my mother was an avid planner of all our trips.  She would gather books, notes and information in a large file, preparing our trips with a great deal of care and attention. Travelling then involved carrying around a great deal of papers, books and notes that would also form proof […]

  • Authors@Google: Eric Ries “The Lean Startup” – YouTube

    Authors@Google: Eric Ries “The Lean Startup” – YouTube.

  • Hyperthinking is coming to town

    This month Hyperthinking is hitting the bookshelves of all good bookstores near you (virtually at least). The book, which puts into words the concept at the heart of the ZN philosophy, is finally here! For the past few years, I have used my two decades of experience in the business of communication, change and new […]