Posts Categorized: Friday’s Finds

self-organization and self-reflection

Every fortnight I curate some of the observations and insights that were shared on social media. I call these Friday’s Finds. “A job is an artifact of a renaissance era scheme to prevent us from creating and exchanging value among ourselves.” – Douglas Rushkoff, via @fer_ananda

humanity

Every fortnight I curate some of the observations and insights that were shared on social media. I call these Friday’s Finds. I am currently in Toronto, returning from speaking at the Institute for Performance and Learning where my topic was ‘Humanity: the killer app’. “One reason I find it a revelation to read newspapers, listen… Read more »

working and living

Every fortnight I curate some of the observations and insights that were shared on social media. I call these Friday’s Finds. “It is difficult to get a man to understand something when his salary depends upon his not understanding it”  — Upton Sinclair – via @jerrymichalski “They tried to bury us. They didn’t know we… Read more »

a new economy

Every fortnight I curate some of the observations and insights that were shared on social media. I call these Friday’s Finds. “It is not for me to change you. The question is, how can I be of service to you without diminishing your degree of freedom?” – Buckminster Fuller, via @decasteve “Results are gained by… Read more »

Friday’s Late Finds

Every fortnight I curate some of the observations and insights that were shared on social media. I call these Friday’s Finds [due to my travel and work schedule in South Africa this week, I am a day late]. “Money is the wealthy person’s curtain which hides all their defects from the world.” – Anon –… Read more »

network era work

Every fortnight I curate some of the observations and insights that were shared on social media. I call these Friday’s Finds. @skap5 – “The economic game has been completely transformed and the farm system where the next generation learns how to play hasn’t.” The Buurtzorg Model of socialcare, via @CG_carrGomm Cutting bureaucracy is only one… Read more »

cooperation, measurement, security and more

Every fortnight I curate some of the observations and insights that were shared on social media. I call these Friday’s Finds. @hrheingold: “Don’t refuse to believe; refuse to start out believing.” #crapdetection @nielspflaeging: “Any tool involving points and badges is superfluous, even systematically destructive in an organizational context.”

sense-making with fridays finds

I have written over 250 posts classified as Friday’s Finds. These are compilations of what has passed by me on social media over the past week or two. Originally these were posted once a week and now once per fortnight. With a critical mass of posts I now have an additional resource to mine for… Read more »

mastering complexity

Every fortnight I curate some of the observations and insights that were shared on social media. I call these Friday’s Finds. This is the 250th in the series. “I think it’s a discovery all artists make: the most interesting and bravest work is likely the hardest to make a living from.” – @berkun “Our most… Read more »