The day is December 5th, 2017. I am under 24 hours away from completing ISYS6621 – The crash course on digital maturity and strategy, innovation, and the leveraging of technology to propel both businesses and society. As I look back over the past few months and how much I have learned about the buzzwords of the […]

My understanding and knowledge of social media has been completely uprooted since I started this course. At the start of this course, I looked at social media as a tool for people to keep up and network with their friends and other trends in current society. I looked at social media purely as a place […]

A lot of our time for this class, both on Twitter and in Stokes South 195, was spent discussing recent digital technological advances and where they fell on the Creepy-Cool Line. I’d like to spend this last blog post taking a look at some of the things that we decided were creepy or cool (or […]

30 years from now, how will we look back on the technologies of today? Will we look back in fond memory? Will we find ourselves to be primitive? Will we wonder how we didn’t discover the latest form of technology sooner? Will today be considered “the good ol’ days?” This is what I asked myself […]

When I signed up for this class, I thought I was already an expert on social media and digital businesses. I was an avid user of Facebook and Instagram, I had an Amazon Prime Account, and I used Uber several times a week. However, I had a very surface level view of these platforms. I […]

Let’s take a step back to the first day of class, when we all heard Professor Kane’s speech about how this class is a lot of work, it’s not an easy A, you need to tweet, and blog, and comment, and present, and okay you get it. I think a lot of people were like: […]

So many feelings as I am writing my last blog post for #IS6621, a hashtag that will be missed.  A great deal has changed since being rattled by that first class.  I learned how to tweet, how insightful 800 words can be, and all about emerging technology that is going to rock our world. When […]