Understanding ecosystems starts with connections.

What if the various aspects of an organization each existed on a separate, flat plane?  Your reality would be defined by what you could see in each direction horizontally around you. Other planes may be visible, but you couldn’t quite make it out in its entirety (because you can’t perceive depth). You would have limited, if any, contact with others. … Read More

Take a Break from Technology

Can people be wrapped up in information and technology to the point where they are missing the larger movements in life?  I was reminded of this after recently rereading one of my favorite novels, Snow Crash, by Neal Stephenson. Published in 1992, it is a groundbreaking work of science fiction that interweaves a multitude of subjects: history, anthropology, archaeology, computer science, cryptography, … Read More

Do you want to be a disruptor?

You can start by paying close attention to the decisions you make moment to moment on a daily basis. Small, consistent adjustments to your daily patterns can have a major impact across time.