: the Information Age and its wider implications

What is the Information Age?

Internet Business: Profit from the Web
Info Age Characteristics 6

Characteristics of the Information Age 6

  • Slow & Static arrow Fast & Dynamic
    • Corporate culture decisions must filter through bureaucracy. Mistakes are frowned upon. Caution and fear rules Progress takes a long time.
    • New economy: change is the norm. Experimentation is encouraged. Without mistakes there cannot be progress
    • Doing nothing is no longer an option.
  • Linear Growth arrow Exponential Growth
    • Technology breeds rapid change and better technology, which in turn fuels even faster change. Can this continue indefinitely? Will the limit be reached? When?

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