The Maestro

Vision isn’t just for what you want to achieve: it’s for who and how you want to be in the world. This type of vision-of-ourselves’ is often called ‘values’. There’s a lot to say about values – and especially how values and culture sit together and slide around the place. But today is about The Maestro. At Seth’s┬árecommendation I’ve been…

Moving targets

Marshall McLuhan apparently once wrote that “If it works, it’s obselete.” He’s wrong of course. The wheel, concrete and the humble fork are just three examples of thousand-year-old-plus technologies that have stuck around exactly because they do their jobs so well. (Okay, okay, so wheels have got lighter since the Flintstones…) But McLuhan has a point (of course). And I…

Vision – See the Future

You have a gift: you can see the future. It’s easy to forget it, but you can. Or more accurately, we see futures, plural. Some that happen, some that don’t. That coffee cup is going to get knocked over. There’s a car coming. All the time we see futures that might or might not be, and we choose one, or…

What is Driverless Croc?

If all goes well Driverless Crocodile will develop into a kind of Swiss army knife of tools for getting things done and making change happen. In each post I’ll share an idea or resource that I’ve found helpful in my work and which I hope you might find helpful in yours.┬áI’ll tell you the idea and maybe a story or…