3 June

Is My Heart a Living System?

In a recent presentation to our team, the speaker, Bianca, challenged my thinking. She asked us: How is a city different from a toaster? Admittedly, the city is clearly not a toaster. It is not a piece of machinery but an integrated system of many organic systems – including its people. Characteristics of a Living System […]

15 April

Teamwork: Easier Said Than Done

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Collaboration has become a buzzword in today’s workplaces. The underlying assumption: the sum of collaborative efforts will be greater in quality, quantity or speed than what any individual effort could carry out. However, no collaboration – great or small – will happen without productive teamwork. Teamwork builds a foundation upon which the framework of collaboration can […]