December 7, 2020
The first Cynefin artist in residence
This fall I had the pleasure of being a member of the faculty for a Cynefin retreat on aesthetics and […]
March 1, 2019
A Retreat on narrative – where better to meet than in Ireland
The location of the Cynefin Retreat about Narrative in Organisations (Ireland, 18-21 March 2019) is specially chosen for its unique […]
September 27, 2018
Design, value & constraint
The pictures here are from the first ever Cynefin Retreat in Snowdonia last year; our fourth retreat, the third of […]
July 17, 2018
In yesterday’s post I illustrated the difference between a resilient and a robust system by contrasting a salt marsh with […]
July 16, 2018
Reflections on the Whistler process
Our first retreat of 2018 explored the general area of design and innovation. It took place in Whistler with an […]
June 8, 2018
Complexity, design and aesthetics
One of my better ideas last year was to put together the first Cynefin Centre Retreat in Snowdonia. By bringing […]
December 4, 2017
13 years and a day (well months)
Flying into Saskatoon from Calgary today was a sentimental journey. The last time I was here was just after I […]