In the age where thousands of gigabytes of information are available with the press of a button, you may still not find the information you are looking for. The problem often is that the information is shielded, not shared, or companies don’t even know they are in possession of tons of valuable data.

It is vital for companies, government agencies and humans not to be on their own information island”

This problem is not only the case with digital data, but also with groups of people amongst themselves. People may possess knowledge and be the only one in a particular group that possesses this knowledge. Therefore, it is vital for companies, government agencies and humans to not be on their own information islands, but find ways to share and to make sure information and data are in the open for the greater good.

 

In the process of decision making, a lot of factors play a role in coming to a decision. One of the most important factors is available information. All sorts of companies do make these important decisions based on the information that they have, neatly stored in their own databases and their own administrations.

There are heaps of data that could be a gateway to great new insights and speed up process of information exchange”

The problem occurs when information isn’t available and decisions have to be made with information not readily available in their own format. There are heaps and heaps of data that, when combined, could be a gateway to great new insights and speed up process of information exchange. This easier exchange of data and the matching of data and information could be accomplished with a more standardised way of keeping and sharing data. Not only on a digital level but also on personal levels.

Everyone can benefit from everyone’s knowledge together”

When in a meeting with several people for instance, it is vital for everyone to be on the same page and that everyone is equally informed. This can be accomplished to make sure all employees in a company start getting off their information islands and share their knowledge on the work floor and inform everyone on what they are doing, so everyone can benefit from everyone’s knowledge together.

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