How organisational OCD is stamping out innovation and agility


Obsessive-compulsive disorder is a debilitating anxiety disorder that can have devastating consequences for the individual that suffers from it. I think there is a similar disorder that organisations suffer from … I call it Obsessive Certainty Disorder.  It too is linked with anxiety and the need for control.   And it too has devastating consequences, … Continue reading How organisational OCD is stamping out innovation and agility

Designing Sensemaker signifier frameworks – a Masterclass with Prof Dave Snowden


Sensemaker® is  ground-breaking software developed by Prof Dave Snowden that enables insight based not only on the scalability of quantitative statistics, but also the context and persuasiveness of stories.   It enables distributed ethnography by capturing thousands of “micro-narratives” or noticings, within a custom developed quantitative framework of “signifiers”.  This allows analysts to create narrative landscapes … Continue reading Designing Sensemaker signifier frameworks – a Masterclass with Prof Dave Snowden