A Time for Beauty

This is an important time. We are just beginning to really understand how important as fragile jobs that we assumed weren’t, disappear and we realise on what soft ground our economy has been built. Far too many transient jobs, creating transient value, and nowhere near enough organisations creating and developing sustainable value, that themselves containContinue reading “A Time for Beauty”

Lose the Label

We have been living life at an increasingly frenetic pace. The demands on our attention is enormous. We need a hand, and that hand is the label, Just as Steve Jobs wardrobe was famously limited – mostly T Shirts, all black in order to avoid having to make a frivilous decision, so we adopt aContinue reading “Lose the Label”

Planning as pain relief

Everything has always been connected to everything else. Whatever happens in one area eventually (and often unpredictably) affects others. Up to now, we could cope with the complexity by ignoring it. Our plans were sufficiently robust, and the pace of change relatively slow such that we could fool ourselves into thinking we were in control.Continue reading “Planning as pain relief”