Response to “Machine Money and People Money”

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I like it when a down-to-earth article addresses issues that some people would otherwise find hard to take seriously. It gives me a credible jumping off point for some of the  conversations I want to have. “Machine Money and People Money” offers a useful perspective on work and employment, and how they are not necessarily… Read more »

Cluetrain 1999 – things about markets and company culture that teal people will recognise.

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I’ve just discovered the Cluetrain manifesto – I’ve copied the start of the introduction below – with my “teal perspective” italics added. A powerful global conversation has begun. Through the Internet, people are discovering and inventing new ways to share relevant knowledge with blinding speed. As a direct result, markets are getting smarter, …and getting… Read more »

More unity – this time through theatre and the arts post #Brexit

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We don’t want to let anyone come to power over us through the old tactic of “Divide and Rule”. Another initiative for unity  – An invitation from Phelim McDermott, co-Artistic Director of Improbable: Full details and booking –  Devoted and Disgruntled: Shall we Create a European Union of Artists? When – Monday, 11 July 2016… Read more »

My Journey With Teal and Teal for Startups

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Meeting Teal: My journey with Teal began when Andy Paice wrote about Teal organisations on Enlivening Edge and someone sent the link to me. It looked interesting. The following week, to my surprise, during a couple of Face-to-Face (F2F) Meetups in London I came across Teal ideas again. I read “Reinventing Organisations” (the book introducing… Read more »

I’m re-registering for u.lab – starting September 8th 2016

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I’ve just rejoined U.Lab.Full details below copied from the u.lab newsletter. I did the course last year, but not in the depth I wanted to, so I’m repeating it. Afterwards some of us carried on “U.Labbing” together at Kings Cross Hub (see post by Andy Paice – A Collective Breakthrough! U.Lab Prototyping in London) Registration for… Read more »

Useful teaching resource on “To live differently we need to think differently”- Matthew Taylor RSAnimate

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“To live differently we need to think differently” Matthew Taylor (RSA’s Chief Executive) gives a great explanation of why current thinking is as it is, and how it needs to shift. This is a useful teaching resource for anyone who is already thinking differently (perhaps under the influence of a U.Lab MOOC or similar) and… Read more »