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Volatility, Uncertainty, Complexity, & Ambiguity (VUCA)

A leader of a strategic initiative confided to me that she was frustrated with her strategic initiative program’s progress.  “How can we quickly execute our strategy in this fog of organizational change in our business environment?” she asked. 1,002 more words

Useful Practices & Management Tools

Succeeds at Neither Entertaining Nor Informing

Through June, July, and August, Doug complained about his summer reading assignment, a book called Strange As This Weather Has Been, by an author with the unusual name of Ann Pancake. 723 more words

Ambiguity

In the Garden

2/23/15

IN THE GARDEN OF EDEN
( quotes from The Harper Collins Study Bible, The New Revised Standard Version)

The Genesis story and I have been having something of an intellectual wrestling match for quite a number of years. 1,255 more words

Carl Jung

The Unsettling

Dreams about always leave me in a strange mood the day after they happen. Even when I can blame them on obvious things I’ve been thinking about in my waking life or when they’re about my being at peace with our friendship coming to end, I still wake up feeling unsettled by them. 310 more words

Feelings

Ralph Ellison's no. 1 fan or An Ambiguous Blog Post

“The essence of the word is its ambivalence, and in fiction it is never so effective and revealing as when both potentials are operating simultaneously, as when it mirrors both good and bad, as when it blows both hot and cold in the same breath.” -Ralph Ellison “Twentieth-Century Fiction and the Black Mask of Humanity” (1953). 731 more words

Nonfiction

James Dean

Deliberately belligerent
despite lack of concrete
opinions.

James Dean in a mental
prison.

Rebel without a fucking
clue.

Willie Watt
2.24.15

Poetry