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Becoming an Artisan

In talking with those who have what I think of as an artisinal attitude, there is a recurrent theme: The work is the client. Creativity may have a muse, but for the decorator painting our downstairs at the moment, it’s the work. It’s evident in… Read More

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The fourth addiction

I mentioned in yesterday’s blog Nicholas Taleb’s observation that the three greatest addictions are heroin, carbohydrates and a regular monthly salary. On reflection, I think there’s a fourth. “Solutions” Most of the people I talk to in most organisations are busy. Too busy seeking efficiency… Read More