April 8, 2021
The Woozle effect
I talked yesterday about metaphor-based languages and used Winnie the Pooh as an illustration.  That was part of a loose […]
April 6, 2021
…fraught with moral peril
That aspect of the modern crisis which is bemoaned as a “wave of materialism’ is related to what is called […]
April 4, 2021
A word or two about words … (2/2)
In yesterday’s post, I was concerned about both the abuse of power, and the effectiveness of confessional use of language. […]
January 22, 2021
Kataphatic aspects of leadership
Two days ago I wrote a post that looked at what leadership theory is not indulging my love of language to […]
January 20, 2021
An apophatic view of leadership
There is some continuity here with yesterday’s post on the mystical, or ineffable aspects of human sense-making. apophatic theology is […]
December 5, 2020
Leadership in context: 2 of 2
My post of yesterday put forward the position that while the nature of the system acts as both a constraint […]
November 30, 2020
Stalin or Lincoln?
This post continues an earlier series on the theme of Leadership and is the third post in that series.  Links […]
September 14, 2020
Leadership: distributed communities
There is a long preamble here all of which I think is relevant, but then I like a discursive approach […]
September 1, 2020
Leadership: What is the locus of change?
This is the first in what will be an occasional series of posts in which I want to examine, in […]