Distributed Work & Soft Skills

hat are the predominant soft skills when working anywhere, aka distributed work? This is a question we had in our Perpetual Beta Coffee Club at the end of Spring 2020. Below is the take …

Paths Perspectives & Insights

“By default, when we embrace learning agility as a mindset, continuous learning at work becomes the norm. And with the twin challenges of both digitally turbocharged globalisation AND desperately needed economic recovery to navigate, we ALL

Boundless curiosity in a networked society

In her newsletter, Shannon Tipton invited us to think deeply about how we do make curiosity a practice:

“Curiosity is time spent listening to the people in your business and being mindful of

I tweeted:

“Participating for the second time in the #PKMastery workshop to revisit, develop and refine my work and learning practices with a global cohort and @hjarche https://twitter.com/hjarche/status/1365337275656200202

I participated in the Personal Knowledge Mastery Workshop. Each week, …

Learning Shifts to Make, Now

“In other words, the future of work isn’t so much about competing against the robots as it is about leveraging your human talents to do what the robots can’t. The software can crunch the numbers

Mentoring – Why, ways & which

RT @marciamarcia RT @tloh: “I don’t have one mentor. My network mentors me.” — Reid Hoffman, as quoted in @Forbes magazine” via @lehawes

What does an uplifting learning relationship/experience look like? I heard …

Feedback on feedback²

“Brilliant! Sharing feedback shouldn’t be a ‘tell you’ process; but if it’s understood about sharing ideas together, maybe stimulating new ones, that could be a good thing. What it mustn’t be is something which stifles personal style

Wings & Thriving

“I’m also deeply passionate about learning. To be clear, I think learning is something that happens between someone’s ears. You can’t box it up and sell it and you certainly can’t manage it (for someone else).” —

Embrace uncertainty & complexity

I share actionable insights from my network and beyond when time allows. Read on.

Habits of mind to navigate uncertainty by Sonja Blignaut

Cultivate curiosity and openness. Use systems thinking.

Embrace the messy environments for creativity.…