Managing Information Overload: 5 Reasons a Chief Content Officer Can Help
December 20, 2011 Leave a comment
Much has been written about the need for better managing information overload on the Web. This need largely is occurring because of the rise in user-generated content. Computerworld reported on an IDC study that predicts we will see a 50 times increase in the world’s data in the next ten years leading to greater information overload. In 2011 alone they report that 1.8 zettabytes (or 1.8 trillion gigabytes) of data will be created. This is the equivalent to every U.S. citizen writing 3 tweets per minute for 26,976 years.