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Notes for a cultural politics and a political culture - 25 subversive ideas

This article by the British children’s author, Michael Rosen, is marginally off-topic but I believe it should be read by everyone in light of what’s happening in the UK and around the planet. 747 more words


Embracing the Wild, Part 1

The first time I saw the Grand Canyon, twenty years ago, my former partner and I drove four hours from Las Vegas, pulled into a parking lot, walked 50 feet to the canyon rim, took some pictures, got back in the car and drove away. 928 more words

Artistic Courage

The self cannot be willed back..........

Despair in our culture tends to produce wild activity: change the job, change the partner, replace the faltering ambition instantly. We fear passivity and prize action, meaning the action we initiate. 23 more words

Blog Post: How Has Passivity Crept Into Your Teams?

It’s happened more than I’m willing to admit.

Standing before the team, I’m faced with an issue that I have to address. A company policy we have was not being followed by one of my team members, and I needed to call this person out and make sure it doesn’t continue. 1,203 more words


Being Passive Helps, Right?

If you sweep something under the rug, someone else will just have to have to clean up the mess.

At first glance, it seems as though your passivity is doing nothing. 62 more words

Life Musings

Five reasons having an open mind will sink you in the workplace.

Published here today at Linked In.

Don’t let faux passivity diminish your opportunities or reputation. 9 more words


Day 23 The Fisher King - Read the signs


There are various versions of the Fisher King. The one that I came across talks of a procession that is held every night at the King’s castle. 280 more words