Being a Knowledge Worker
Self-education is, I firmly believe, the only kind of education there is.
—Isaac Asimov, Science Past, Science Future
Over the course of this book, I have discussed many aspects of how organizations need to work differently to make the shift away from manufacturing thinking. This type of change is not an easy thing, and not every change I’ve covered is right for every organization. Furthermore, it is important that you invest the time, effort, and money necessary to do it right or you risk ending up worse off than you were before. However, the potential payoffs are enormous, and I encourage you to find ways to implement modern tech practices in your organization in any way that you can. IT work is creative ...