Monthly Archives: September 2015

The Generator of the New: how to influence people and create positive change

In a recent Plexus Institute call, Benyamin Lichtenstein and Pierpaolo Andriani talked about “Generative Emergence” and the dynamics of influencing change in complex human systems.  Several participants on the call, myself included, had submitted questions to the speakers.  To my … Continue reading

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How F.A.R. Will You Go? 

Are you…Flexible? Adaptable? Resilient? Eleven years ago, as the Administrator of Training and Development at the Delaware River Port Authority, I gave the opening keynote at the annual conference of the Eastern States Transportation Network.  The Network is comprised of … Continue reading

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Putting It All Together: the “New Lens” of Integrated Improvement

This follows on my appearance last week at FHI 360’s Challenge Development conference. This conference featured Otto Scharmer’s two-hour opening presentation. I was on a panel for a “deep dive” into “polarity and emergence in cooperation and competition” (hint- I … Continue reading

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