Lingchi (traditional Chinese: 凌遲), translates as the slow process, the lingering death, or slow slicing. It is also known as death by a thousand cuts. Lingchi was a form of torture and execution used in China from roughly 900 until it was banned in 1905. It was also used in…


“The world is a slightly better place for having improvisation in it than it was before. There’s something about it that says something positive about the human spirit, that a bunch of people can get together and by following a few simple traffic rules can create art and can entertain…


ShirtWoot

“What people say, what people do, and what they say they do are entirely different things.” — Margaret Mead

“This is great”, I thought as I scanned my psychometric report. Most of the leadership team were very linear thinkers, but I was different on so many scales. I felt a…


AlphaCoders

“There is a need for chaos and order. Too much order and you fossilise. Too much chaos and you fall apart. These things are always in fruitful harmony.” — Dr Iain McGilchrist

In organizational change and even in innovation efforts there is often a battle (perceived and real) between management…


Image by SDRCOW https://www.instagram.com/sdrcow/

“I learned to recognise the thorough and primitive duality of man; I saw that, of the two natures that contended in the field of my consciousness, even if I could rightly be said to be either, it was only because I was radically both.”Robert Louis Stevenson, Dr. Jekyll…


Bunny by Alradeck

“I am interested now as a mother myself in how we introduce our children to the world. What world are you introducing them to? My father introduced me to a world that came pre-interconnected, or un-separated…and part of that was, from the start, recognition of my place as observer. The…


https://www.instagram.com/jasminiraart/?hl=ru

“Every act of creation is first an act of destruction.” — Pablo Picasso

In my workshops with senior leaders, when we have those aha moments, those breakthroughs when we overcome the cognitive biases that give us an illusion of progress. When the team sees past quick fixes, easy answers, and…


AlphaCoders Death Bed

“Imagine, if you will, being on your death-bed… and standing around your bed are the ghosts of the ideas, the abilities, the talents, the gifts, the dreams… given to you by life, that you for whatever reason… you never pursued those dreams, you never did anything with those ideas, you…


“Perfection is achieved, not when there is nothing more to add, but when there is nothing left to take away.”― Antoine de Saint-Exupéry


https://rakisan-art.artstation.com

“There are no facts, only interpretations.” — Friedrich Nietzsche

The word empathy is derived from the Greek words “em” and “pathos,”. Empathy literally means “into feeling.” …

Aidan McCullen

Author of “Undisruptable”, coming March 2021: Amazon UK: http://bit.ly/UndisruptableAmazonUK Amazon US: http://bit.ly/UndisruptableAmazonUS

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store