The Structure and Dynamics of Growth – Part 1 Wholonics “Everything is both part of a greater system and a whole thing unto itself” (Immanuel Kant) The term cosmology is usually taken to mean a theory or model of how the universe works or doesn’t depending on the kind of day we are having. Read More
Wholeness is an aspiration; not a destination “The self is not something ready-made, but something in continuous formation through choice of action.” Read More
Fail Early and Off-Broadway “You know, I believe we have two lives. Read More
Ride What Moves “Catch a wave and you’re sitting on top of the world” (The Beach Boys) Near Santa Cruz, on beautiful Monterey Bay, there is a marvelous place called Steamers Lane where the accomplished and novice surfers test their skills of balance and timing against the temperamental Pacific Ocean. Read More
SECTION I: First Principles of Growth – Part 2 The diversity of history and thought has provided us with a wide array of building blocks to construct and make sense of our lives. Read More
SECTION I: First Principles of Growth “Time is the substance I am made of.  Read More
The Enlivened Self “Man is a piece of the universe made alive” (Ralph Waldo Emerson) My first memory as child involves wrestling with a rebellious orange life-vest that smelled like an unfortunate combination of grass clippings and Lucky Strikes. Read More
Innovation Pizza For those who work in the innovation field, life is always about change—bringing change to companies, creating change that will last, changing the way companies are creating change. Read More
Manufacturing a Future Much has been made of manufacturing outsourcing in the last twenty years, and the discussions persist. Read More
Emulating Zeus Innovation does not take a genius; it takes will power. Read More