Transduction — leading transformation — Issue #34

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Do we understand what we’re talking about?

improvement, legibility, ecosystems and change

When have you seen someone change their position — and suddenly change their perspective?

Systemic Leadership Summit with over 100 encore summit sessions, January 16–25, 2022

systems | complexity | cybernetics

Aleem Khan in the LinkedIn Critical Systems Thinking Forum group

Robert Rosen’s anticipatory systems | Louie (2010)

THE SIGNAL REPORT Building the Field of Systems Change Insights from 40 systems leaders from across North America and Africa on the potential and the challenges of advancing systems change (2022)

The Good regulator theorem — Conant-Ashby

Learning from Experience: Toward Consciousness — Torbert (1972) (full book)

We Need to Talk About How We Talk About Systems Change…

Understanding Understanding: Essays on Cybernetics and Cognition | Heinz Von Foerster (2003)

Introduction to Systems Theory — Luhmann, Gilgen (translated) (2012)

Autopoiesis: Foundations of Life, Cognition, and Emergence of Self/Other — Call for papers — BioSystems — Journal — Elsevier

Comparing Approaches to Addressing the Meta-Crisis | by Brandon Norgaard | Jan, 2022 | Medium

The beginning of heaven and Earth has no name : seven days with second-order cybernetics | Heinz von Foerster & Albert Muller & Karl H. Muller & Elinor Rooks & Michael Kasenbacher (2014)

Observing Systems | Heinz von Foerster (1984)

Sense-making from visualising the field of systems change — Illuminate Systems

We Need to Let Go of the Bell Curve

Rethinking agency — The 2022 agenda for the systems community — Klein, Buckle, Nguyen, Preiser, Ison (2021)

25 things I’ve learned about leadership and systems | by Oliver Standing | Medium

Teach Systems Thinking — resources

ethics in public service

Staff blow whistle on Environment Agency that ‘no longer deters polluters’ | Environment Agency | The Guardian

Firms fined £33m for role in council pre-paid card ‘cartels’ | Public Finance

environmental and social justice

The WELL: State of the World 2022

more brain food

Building a New Model of Ownership Through Systemic Leadership — van Toorn

Game~B Film

What is sensemaking? | Centre For Public Impact (CPI)





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