April 30, 2017

Communities of Softball

On Wednesday this week I played my last game of softball with the Lost Boyz. In case you missed the reports on ESPN, the Lost Boyz have been my team for the past 14 years. We play seven months of each year (March through October) in a highly competitive double-header league, and we are very […]

Networking for Organizational Learning

In The Checklist Manifesto Atul Gawande argues that the complexity of human undertakings can be managed more effectively through the use of (you guessed it) checklists. No, really. And he makes an excellent case. First, he points out that “[T]he volume and complexity of what we know has exceeded our individual ability to deliver its […]