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On the Childlike in Love (4/02-Tanah Rata, Malaysia)

The thought sprang to mind this morning, as I awakened, that my own need for love in my ‘romantic’ relationships is very closely bound up with a strong, recurring desire I have to recover my innocence, the unmolested joy of my early childhood—in two words, my… 868 more words

Psychological Observations And Reflections

Strategy and Power

Power gets a fair bit of attention in organizational literature. Power gets talked about a lot, typically in the abstract. However, one of the things current and typical understanding of strategy tends to create is very little meaningful day to day  1,011 more words

Organizational Development

Long Life on Ikaria, or the Trap of Seeking Simple Answers to Complex Questions

I was reading today yet another article about Ikaria, the Greek wonder-island where longevity into 90s and 100s is common. Apparently there was an ‘Ikaria study’ at the medical school of the University of Athens. 554 more words

Long Life

On Formulated Truths (6/09)

What we call ‘truth’ requires intelligible formulation if it is to be transmitted between thinkers, and formulations are made and refined by humans, obviously. Therefore, to the extent that ‘truth’ is… 309 more words

Six things you can stop worrying about as a leader and one thing that should keep you awake

By Chris Mowles

“So if you are a leader you are always a work in progress making it up as you go along with your colleagues. 89 more words