Tag Archives: Uncertainty

To Type…

Whatever, and no matter how much, I have learned…I know for sure that I have forgotten an awful lot of it. Most of it in fact. Often this forgetfulness is somewhere between inevitable and necessary. For example, any time I … Continue reading

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Week End…

My weekend is nearly over. Today I took my son back to college. I packed, I drove, I unpacked, I assembled and I helped. Well OK – that last one may not be quite right. I tried to help. In … Continue reading

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Activity Circles…

I was back at work this week – on the US East Coast, attending meetings, meetings, engaging with great people in person, emailing, calling, texting. Coming back to work from vacation is never easy…but the only way to avoid that … Continue reading

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Development Strategy….

Strategies change. Strategy changes when organisations change…when organisation leadership changes…when the environment that an organisation works in changes. Strategy changes when opportunity changes. And opportunity can change for the same organisational, leadership or environmental reasons. This makes sense. Strategy can … Continue reading

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Lean In…

A best friend at work taught me everything I know about martial arts. I remember because it seemed so out of character, and because it was so interesting. I have never tried martial arts. I have thought about it but … Continue reading

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Uncertain Hypothesis…

So I am a scientist. I like data. I like data and hypotheses…and I like testing hypotheses. I like it when we test a hypothesis and it works…I like it when we test and it doesn’t work…and we have to … Continue reading

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New Relaxation…

I was stressed in New Orleans. It was Thursday afternoon and I was at Louis Armstrong Airport waiting for my flight to Dallas to make my connection for my overnight flight to London. I was tired because it had been … Continue reading

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