The Internet of Things is powered by usage patterns created by data and sensors. But its reliance on “things” and “smart” objects distracts from the fact that the Internet of Things is predominantly based on input from . . . people. So what happens if the people using the technology aren’t using it correctly? What if they don’t have the skills to actually use it efficiently and effectively? How can the Internet of Things avoid a classic “garbage in, garbage out” scenario?