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Feeling stuck? You’re in the right place.

Most of the time things aren’t great. And when things do feel great, those great experiences are fleeting. We’re stuck in broken, pain-in-the-ass systems. We’re stuck in groups that frustrate rather than inspire. We’re stuck in our own heads.

All we have is this day. Let’s use it: improve something today.

We’ll learn together. Thanks, —Brian

Podcast

0030: The mountain, the muddle, and the morning after the earthquake

A year of working and living in crisis. So what? Now what? Discussed: the mountain (certainty), the muddle (ambiguity), and the morning after the earthquake (we’re all geologists now, friends); Ralph Waldo Emerson’s “Experience” and “The Conduct of Life”; Leonard Cohen.

Episode transcripts
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Topics

Continuous improvement

Problem-solving

Better together

Facilitation

It’s already here

Mindfulness

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Respect for people

Develop skills, give authority, assume good faith, create space for shared learning, and relate individual work to larger purpose.