The Ghost Ship of Organisational Mismanagement

...and what is the Marie Celeste, the Ghost Ship of lost management, other than a rudderless and listless vessel, a Ship of Theseus, revisiting the misinterpretations and confusion of the Elders upon their progeny? It is of course simpler to copy, to replicate, to adhere to the blind grammar and rules-based "but this is Best…

Evolving Organisational and Conceptual Systems

A fascinating feature of contemporary organisational systems, and at all scales of magnitude, is the various ways in which they subscribe to a simplistic mechanical and linear model of ontology and operation. It is as though, while everyone and everywhere is more than happy to commercially and politically exploit the Post-Newtonian and Post-Industrial Revolution technologies…

Inertia

Systemic bureaucratic failures breed inertia and internal complexity within organisations...

Innovation

If innovation is in essence "useful creativity", and creativity itself is perhaps at least partially defined as unguided, reflective practice - the best we can do is to massage the ambiguities and uncertainties into general directions...

Analog

...our globally interconnected organisational systems are still attempting to hammer the square peg of analog thinking and management style into the round hole of digital transformation...