February 14, 2021
Announcing the publication of Managing complexity (and chaos) in times of crisis. A partnership between the Cynefin Centre and the EU
In 2020, when we started realising the the full scope of the crisis around the COVID19 pandemic and the accompanying […]
October 27, 2020
Cynefin® – weaving sense-making into the fabric of our world
June 16, 2020
Reflecting on Leading in Uncertainty
On 11 June 2020, I had the privilege of being part of a fascinating conversation about leadership. We had a […]
April 9, 2020
Reflections on Complexity, Chaos and COVID-19
In 1990, from a distance of more than 6 billion kilometres away, the Voyager 1 spacecraft took a now-iconic picture […]
August 21, 2009
Success is a self-correcting strategy
This has been an exciting week for us. We’re in the final stages of an exciting project where we’re using […]
August 18, 2009
Culture at Netflix
I’m in two minds about this slide deck by Netflix – Reference Guide on our Freedom & Responsibility Culture. On […]
August 17, 2009
Standing on the shoulders of giants
I found this link on a friend’s Facebook post. It’s by no means a complete list, but it’s interesting to […]
August 14, 2009
It’s as if the ghost is controlling the machine
Ever since I heard Dave speaking on identities, specifically in the context of understanding the behavior of customers, employees etc, […]
August 11, 2009
“A good metaphor is something even the police should keep an eye on”
I really enjoy the title quote by G.C. Lichtenberg. I also think it’s quite true. In fact, the more we […]
August 10, 2009
HARNESSing knowledge
This is my second opportunity to be a CE Guest Blogger – having just returned from a week’s vacation, I’m […]