Letting Go for Nature’s Sake

Letting Go for Nature’s Sake

On April 15th four colleagues and I hosted a call on Leading Through Disruption: A Living Systems Path to Rapid Adaptation. On the call, we introduced some qualities of living systems and the adaptive cycle that nature uses to continue to evolve. We then posed the...
Seeing What is Invisible to Others

Seeing What is Invisible to Others

I revisited these two quotes that are attributed to Michelangelo recently. He said: I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free. Every block of stone has a statue inside it, and it is the task of the sculptor to discover it. My mind went to the...
Instinct vs Consciousness

Instinct vs Consciousness

In nature, the monarch butterfly has shifted its migration patterns due to climate change. The butterflies didn’t wait for 100% of the scientific community to declare that climate change was happening. They also didn’t wait for Congress to declare that humans were...