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By Margaret J. Wheatley

Developed round 5 significant issues -- play, association, self, emergence, and coherence -- an easier method demanding situations the best way we are living and paintings, featuring a profound worldview.
In considerate, artistic prose, the authors aid readers attach their very own own reviews to the concept that corporations are evolving platforms. With its cozy, poetic sort, an easier means can help readers elevate their organizing ability and loose them from the day-by-day pressure that disorganization brings.

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What if we get it wrong? What if someone else finds it before we do? Extinction will follow swiftly on the heels of any mistake. This fear of error seems the darkest of Darwinian shadows. When errors hold so much peril, play disappears. Creativity ceases. Only fear and struggle persist. Paradoxically, we make greater errors. ” How can we live with so much fear? play 15 There is no such thing as survival of the fittest, only survival of the fit. This means that there is no one answer that is right, but many answers that might work.

As we have played with new ideas and a new worldview, we keep attending to our beliefs. So much of human behavior is habitual. And behind every habit is a belief – about people, life, the world. We work from the premise that if we can know our beliefs, we can then act with greater consciousness about our behaviors. Examining beliefs has become a compelling process for us (and probably has made us annoying to more people than we care to account for). 2 a simpler way Here are our present beliefs about human organizations and the world in which they come into form.

C. Lewontin explains that environments are best thought of as sets of relationships organized by living beings. “Organisms do not experience environments. ” 18 a simpler way This codetermination is evident in the evolution of our planet. In its nearly four billion years of experimentation, life has created Earth as a set of relationships that are hospitable to life. It has discovered both new forms and new processes. Science writer Louise B. Young describes this process beautifully: Life altered the atmosphere and gentled the sunlight.

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