Leadership, Innovation, and Creativity
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Complexity, chaos, and ambiguity are aspects of leadership and learning. Without those we cannot innovate and create.
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The Most Famous Fairy Tale You Haven’t Heard — and why there should be more to it

Some narratives are so ingrained in our minds that it is hard to imagine a different ending for the story. But an encounter with an alternate plot can set us thinking about possibilities beyond the…
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Fairy tales have underlying narratives about how life should be lived, privilege, and value.
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Help Wanted: A Politician We Can Trust

Help Wanted: A Politician We Can Trust | Leadership, Innovation, and Creativity | Scoop.it
It's about how they decide vs. what they decide that counts

Via Sharrock
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The same points can be made in other countries and jurisdictions i.e. Canada and Alberta. Politics is now ideology which pits people against people. It goes beyond process. We need to have authentic and thoughtful conversations and stop depending on failed and failing institutions. Politics is about people and their relationships, which includes daily life. Education, not School, is a great opportunity for children to learn how to live together.

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Sharrock's curator insight, June 30, 2014 11:42 AM

This article explores a reason we should value transparency, but also, to evaluate the decision-making process that is/was used: "America is plagued by too many people just wanting to know “the bottom line” and whether you’re with them or against them. Having a process, planning, thinking of contingencies seems largely un-American or perhaps we just don’t have the patience for it." Mark Goulston, M.D., F.A.P.A. 

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The Power of Stories: Why We Need More Than Facts to Win

The Power of Stories: Why We Need More Than Facts to Win | Leadership, Innovation, and Creativity | Scoop.it
''You cannot take away someone's story without giving them a new one.''

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Stories appeal to our emotions.
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