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Facilitating change: Four lessons from the devolution of the British roundabout

Facilitating change: Four lessons from the devolution of the British roundabout, by Adrian Segar

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How do you facilitate change? In this occasional series, we explore various aspects of facilitating individual and group change. 557 more words



Hello again!

Isn’t it strange to think that every person and every event and moment is infinitely complex? That while all you can feel is yourself — your emotions and thoughts, memories and experiences — someone else is experiencing something so different to yourself that there is no way to even comprehend the differences? 255 more words


Empowering Employees

부제: 실리콘밸리에서 보는 자본주의의 미래

많은 실리콘밸리 회사들은 휴가 제한이 없다. 기업이 일률적으로 결정해주는 것보다 개인이 결정하는 것이 더 효율적이기 때문이다. 그 정도는 아니더라도 개인 사정으로 원격 근무를 하거나 출퇴근 시간을 조정하는 것은 본인이 판단하는 경우가 많다.



Complicate: v. to add complexity and/or uncertainty and frequently making a subset(s) more difficult

You can complicate things by adding complexity and/or by introducing much uncertainty and making something difficult to understand and predict. 104 more words

Common Sense

Philosophy of mind and ideas in economics

All theories and models generated by the human mind and brain are simplifications of reality. They of necessity leave out information in order to make analysis manageable and useful. 598 more words

Political Economy

Fear itself

Always do what you are afraid to do
– Ralph Waldo Emerson

Fear: it’s in the air. No matter where I go, regardless of the occasion, if I run into someone I haven’t seen in a while, the conversation eventually comes around to the question of Syrian refugees. 966 more words