Interference

Anxiety Amplified

The president of the company earns $1.4M annually.  About half of that is bonuses and stock.  She’s anxious. Sales are down and she’s not happy, and everybody knows it – especially the VP of sales who’s been in his position… Read More ›

Anxiety Investigator

Anxiety is interfering with your organization’s mission.  Unmet needs are the primary source of anxiety.  Great leaders manage to minimize unmet needs and anxiety.  The first step in managing for the unmet needs that are the source of most anxiety… Read More ›

TEDxABQ

Yesterday I submitted my presenter application to TEDxABQ, which is the TEDx event in Albuquerque, NM being held this September.  Some friends of mine talked me in to submitting after discussing some of my ideas around generative governance, generative economy… Read More ›

The Extractive Economy:

There is a theory—Canadian scholar Danny Miller lays it out nicely in a 1991 book, The Icarus Paradox—that when companies truly get into the deepest trouble, it’s usually not because of their weaknesses but rather because of their strengths. Or… Read More ›