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wilful blindness

Wilful Blindness by Margaret Heffernan must be one of the best books I’ve read this year: every part of it resonated with me.

These were the snippets I particularly enjoyed reading.. 689 more words

Life

How Organizations Fail to Think

I recently came across a TED video by Margaret Heffernan, an international business leader and writer. In her speech, Margaret shared an insight which I felt was pretty radical: most organizations don’t think. 302 more words

Management

Guns Don't Kill

It’s not the guns that are coming over the border that are killing people, it’s the mentality that is leaking upwards into Canadians that is making people desire weapons. 256 more words

And if you Dared to disagree? Could you keep your job?

Dare to disagree

Margaret Heffernan. Posted Aug 2012

In Oxford in the 1950s, there was a fantastic doctor, who was very unusual, named Alice Stewart… 1,706 more words

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Margaret Heffernan: Why it's time to forget the pecking order at work

Organizations are often run according to “the superchicken model,” where the value is placed on star employees who outperform others. And yet, this isn’t what drives the most high-achieving teams. 65 more words

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