Dependence, Independence, Interdependence and Permission

Most of us are brought up to be dependent – on other’s approval, on “experts”, and to needing permission. In the industrial era, it made sense, hierarchies were effective means of command and control, and compliance meant the difference between earning a living, or not. As technology and social structures changed, we moved towards greaterContinue reading “Dependence, Independence, Interdependence and Permission”

Permission to Speak Sir?

There are interesting fault lines beginning to appear as we move from an industrialised economy to one founded on connections. Businesses used to be able. to a very large degree to control the nature and flow of information, through marketing and PR, and because most people were connected only locally, That no longer holds true.Continue reading “Permission to Speak Sir?”

Where are you working this morning?

If your’e in an open plan office, then this video may well resonate. There is a huge shift underway not only in how we work, but how we learn, how we relate and how we collaborate. Although it may not feel like it sometimes, there is a huge power shift underway. We all have uniqueContinue reading “Where are you working this morning?”