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Bob Stilger

Cynefin Framework

The ways in which we effectively find our way forward, responding to a particular problem or opportunity, need to be situational. Our work is in one of four domains: simple, complicated, complex, chaos or disorder

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Bob Stilger

What would Homo Systemicus do?

This is one key chapter of a longer manuscript by Barry Oshry which examines the critical nature of power and love in the organic systems in which we humans live, but which we frequently are unable to see.

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Bob Stilger

Power and Love

Barry Oshry has spent decades analyzing the ways in which power works (and doesn’t work). This remarkable essay follows on a conversation Barry had with Adam Kahane before Adam wrote his book Power and Love. The essay offers critical insights.

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Bob Stilger

エンスピリテッド・リーダーシップ:不確かな時代の道しるべ

世界のあちこちで、人々は新しい形でリーダーシップを取ろうとし始めている。その人たちは多くの場合、組織や地域社会で権力をもつ立場にいるわけではない。ただ、なされるべきことが見え、進んで声を上げ、そして実際に行動する人々なのだ。しばしば、前に進み始める時には心臓が恐ろしさでどきどきしているのだが、今こそ未来への新しい可能性をもたらすべき時だと彼らは信じているのだ。

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Michele Stern

Journeying to a New World

Margaret Wheatley says she’s “still trying to come to terms with the experience of seeing, feeling, tasting and working earnestly from a new paradigm while living in the old one.”

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Michele Stern

The Great Turning

By what name will future generations know our time?

Will they speak in anger and frustration of the time of the Great Unraveling,

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