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People’s perspectives on an organisation’s past give them a limited view of the present. This …

People’s perspectives on an organisation’s past give them a limited view of the present. This has a strong influence on its future. The Future, Backwards method helps to widen these perspectives. The Future Backwards method is one of the primary workshop tools within The #Cynefin Co— and one of the most popular. It was developed […]

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It’s a wrap: #Cynefin Co training & events “Wrapped” for 2023… 🎶 🎶 …

It’s a wrap: #Cynefin Co training & events “Wrapped” for 2023… 🎶 🎶 As we close out our last public training for the year (with a few meetups and reunions still to go), our training and events lead, Donna Glanvill, felt it appropriate to reflect on some major celebrations… # Over 1000 people trained in

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We have a fantastic opportunity for teams who want to join our Agile Development Cohort. …

We have a fantastic opportunity for teams who want to join our Agile Development Cohort. We are looking for teams who are ready to take on a collaborative exploration of complexity and sensemaking in the Agile space. We still have a few available spots for teams to be part of our small (<10) cohort. This

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Dave Snowden: Its always a pleasure to teach in Latin America even with simultaneous translation …

Dave Snowden: Its always a pleasure to teach in Latin America even with simultaneous translation (and its takes 30% longer to say something in Portugese than English and the Welsh speak English 30% faster as well). I think one of the reasons is that, unlike Anglo-Saxon audiences they are happy to go with the flow

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It’s day one at KM world in Washington DC and the Cynefin team are off …

It’s day one at KM world in Washington DC and the Cynefin team are off to a flying start with not one, but three workshops! First off, Beth Smith and Ellie Snowden are facilitating a Cynefin favourite, Future Backwards. In this fun method, participants benefit from the oral history of an organisation, from multiple perspectives.

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Dave Snowden always emphasises the need for numerous small projects instead of one big project, …

Dave Snowden always emphasises the need for numerous small projects instead of one big project, either focused on resolving immediate issues or changing the substrate or energy gradient of the system. One of his quotes about #complexsystems is, “The only way to scale a #complex system is by decomposition to the lowest level of coherent

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“Estuarine mapping” The approach overall is based on three key aspects of working with #complex …

“Estuarine mapping” The approach overall is based on three key aspects of working with #complex systems and #organizationaldevelopment : 🌟 Initiating and monitoring micro-nudges, lots of small projects rather than one big project, so that success and failure are both (non-ironically) opportunities. 🌟 Understanding where we are and starting journeys with a sense of direction

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Dear all, this is a friendly reminder that our team is signing off for the …

Dear all, this is a friendly reminder that our team is signing off for the year 2023. We will take a much-needed break from December 22nd until January 4th, 2024. During this time, we will monitor our inboxes for urgent issues, but otherwise, we will be away. Thank you to our clients, training participants, and

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The #Cynefin Co team, led by our delightful Grumpy Santa 🎅 Dave Snowden, successfully navigated …

The #Cynefin Co team, led by our delightful Grumpy Santa 🎅 Dave Snowden, successfully navigated through the year 2023 by combining virtual and in-person events 🌍✨ We travelled across the world, including UK, Denmark, Germany, Austria, Netherlands, Australia, New Zealand, Japan, Singapore, Brazil, and the United States to offer knowledge and training sessions to eager

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We are excited to announce that the #Cynefin Co Base Pack Hexi will be available …

We are excited to announce that the #Cynefin Co Base Pack Hexi will be available for pre-order for delivery in 2024. 🎉 Our team has listened to feedback from version one Hexi users, and made a series of improvements to the kit. ✨The product and packaging have been streamlined for easier transportation. Because of the

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