03 February 2015

Too Much Information Addendum

With last Friday’s blog post, Age Learning Decline, in mind, I remembered the plea of a government office director for better analysis tools. There was just too much information to handle effectively. And that was in the early 1990s. Here are several photos and graphics that I think express his thoughts.

Before the Information Age, we were buried in paperwork. (Multiple websites)
Saved by computers, we soon faced the tidal wave of digital data. (Multiple websites)
Is there ever just enough information? (Multiple websites)
Are there too many signs? (Multiple websites)
Have we overloaded our staff? (Multiple websites)
No doubt, this is how staff members feel when overwhelmed by the glut of data. (Sign from www.retroplanet.com/PROD/27684)

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