Back to Square 1

Back to Square 1

The Curve is Back and We are Back to Pause and Reflect        My name is David Erskine and Dr. Kathleen Allen asked me to write a third blog from just ten minutes north of the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco. As you may be aware, California has re-closed its...
Inviting a Pause

Inviting a Pause

Katie Boone is a colleague of mine who does system change work from her position as Innovation Manager at the Future Services Institute based in the Humphrey School of Public Affairs at the University of Minnesota. We were talking the other day about how intentional...
The Wolf You Feed Gets Stronger

The Wolf You Feed Gets Stronger

I wrote this post initially a year ago, but as I look at the information constantly spraying across our monitors and smartphones all day, it’s important to remember that we are in the midst of creating a new narrative for ourselves, our communities and our...