Humans Don’t Bounce!We can’t measure resilience and neither should we! It’s absurd to think that we can somehow quantify a persons struggle or crisis and condense it down to a ‘helpful’ number.Yet this is what I find all the time with my research in resilience. ‘How to Guides’ on building, getting or striving for resilience. Such things as; 10 Things to Master and Become Resilient – What the … [Continue reading...] about Humans Don’t Bounce!
You Can’t Will AttentivenessThe idea that humans have an individual power (will) to override: the world around us, cultural heritage, history, social influence, technique design and emotions is a construct of an Augustinian/Cartesian worldview. All of the latest research in neuroscience, cognition and social psychology makes it clear that the idea of an individual will is nonsense. All of the … [Continue reading...] about You Can’t Will Attentiveness
Due Diligence Workshops OversubscribedIf you are looking to attend the Due Diligence Workshop on 28,29 November 2018 (https://cllr.com.au/product/due-diligence-workshop-unit-13/) with Dr Rob Long and Greg Smith in Sydney there are no more places. The enrolment is ‘choc a block’ so we may run another workshop early in the New Year.Following on from the successful Risky Conversations, The Law, … [Continue reading...] about Due Diligence Workshops Oversubscribed
Passionately Unethical About Safety‘I’m a Bully for Safety’ the T-shirt read, ‘Get some Thug into Ya, for Safety!’It seems you can present any nonsense in safety as long as it’s justified by passion. And don’t criticise anything because the person projecting the metaphor or symbol is passionate about it. It seems everything in safety is justified by passion. As long as you are passionate about … [Continue reading...] about Passionately Unethical About Safety
Bridge over troubled waterBridges are a fascinating and dynamic piece of infrastructure that link communities and open regions to opportunity. A successful collaboration between its architects, developers, construction companies, subcontractors and the public sector transforms the way people live and work. Several notable iconic examples include the Sydney Harbour, Brooklyn and Golden Gate … [Continue reading...] about Bridge over troubled water