Author Archives: katietisinger

Six Sigma –> FastWorks

This blog post follows up on my presentation about whether GE is a digital company. GE transformed the industry in the 1990s with the implementation of Six Sigma, and then again transformed the industry with FastWorks, a lean startup model. GE began to move towards to a focus on quality in the late ‘80s with […]

An Ode to Georgia Sports (& their Social Media)

Being from outside Atlanta, I am a die-hard Georgia sports fan. Yes, the Super Bowl last year, playoffs this year, and the National Championship against Alabama were horrible. No, I do not need or want your condolences. While I am still not fully recovered from the National Championship loss, as I was reflecting back on […]

Trust in the Digital Era

Trust. I would argue it is the foundation of all relationships – personal, business, and technological. I think it is safe to say trust is something Boston College and college in general work to teach us. We trust ourselves that even though we only studied 10 minutes rather than the 3 hours we were planning […]

Unwanted and Unwarranted Opinions on #IS6621

“I’m taking a class on social media and digital business!” – me The responses I received from people varied, but I think they encompass many of the feelings and initial expectations I have for the class. “A class on social media – you know enough about social media!” – my mother When I came into […]

Test Post

I feel about like this SNL skit trying to use this.