April 8, 2021
Looking back at the Acorn Study; Part 9: Seedlings
After a couple of weeks of hiatus (early spring is definitely Bank Holiday season here in Cyprus), this blog series […]
March 18, 2021
Looking back at the Acorn Study; Part 8.2: And then COVID happened
Picking up right where we left things, let’s dive straight into more of the patterns. It is a commonly-accepted stereotype […]
March 11, 2021
Looking back at the Acorn Study; Part 8.1: And then COVID happened
The Acorn Study began in the autumn of 2019. As often happens, most stories were collected in its early days […]
March 4, 2021
Looking back at the Acorn Study; Part 7: Hope, loss, and sacrifice
In 2018, Jem Bendell, a sustainability leadership professor, wrote a paper that took the possibility of near-term societal collapse due […]
March 1, 2021
Introduction to Linda
February 25, 2021
Looking back at the Acorn Study; Part 6: Knowledge and information – always needing more?
As always, let’s start with one of the high-level patterns in our collection: the sources of knowledge or awareness in […]
February 18, 2021
Looking back at the Acorn Study; Part 5: Looking backwards, looking forwards
This week we are looking at the dimension of time. Time is a central concept in all kinds of contexts, […]
February 11, 2021
Looking back at the Acorn Study; Part 4.2: Individual, collective, other
  Without further ado, let’s pick up where we left off last week! We ended the post on a series […]
February 4, 2021
Part 4.1: Individual, collective, other
  We are now at the stage where we start to dig into the patterns and ask what they might […]
January 28, 2021
Looking back at the Acorn Study; Part 3: Small actions
Before going into the meat of this section, let’s talk about triads and dyads a little bit, and the representation […]
January 21, 2021
Looking back at the Acorn Study; Part 2: A background to the patterns
Almost every SenseMaker collection, no matter what it is, contains some garden-variety multiple-choice questions. These may appear simple, but they […]
January 18, 2021
Sharing Global Perspectives: A project by people, for people
In 2021, the Cynefin Centre hopes that we can start introducing and highlighting the work carried out by our members […]
January 14, 2021
Looking back at the Acorn Study; Part 1: Introduction 
This has been a year of experimentation in many things, including the report format. SenseMaker, despite its use for near-real-time […]
January 7, 2021
Change, urgency, and new opportunities 2: What can we sense together?
It is 2021, and many of us don’t know quite what that entails. Most were very glad to see the […]