Walter Isaacson – resilient adaptation

"Management models based on planning and predicting instead of resilient adaptation to changing circumstances are no longer suited to today's challenges." - Walter Isaacson in the forward to Team of Teams by General Stanley  McChrystal.

sharing knowledge is powerful

When General Stanley McChrystal started fighting al Qaeda in 2003, information and secrets were the lifeblood of his operations. But as the unconventional battle waged on, he began to think that the culture of keeping important information classified was misguided and actually counterproductive. In a short but powerful talk McChrystal makes the case for actively … Continue reading sharing knowledge is powerful