Systems Thinking:  An Imperative for Tomorrow’s Small Unit Leader | Thinking in Systems for Growth | Scoop.it

A critical competency for future growth is the ability to think of your organizational goals in the form of whole systems and not individual pieces. With rising speed of change and complexity the view from the top is different than what it is on in the field.  You need a perspective to see how it all works together, or you'll be more vulnerable to  making decisions that will have unintended and possibly negative consequences for the future.

 

I was delighted to receive and read that the National Research Council’s (NRC) 2012 Report on Improving the Decision Making Abilities of Small Unit Leaders offered a good description of the enhance...