Meaning Guide

Seeing the system

There’s something missing. The newly released UK apprenticeship standard for Systems Thinking locates systems practice “in arenas where complex problems exist that cannot be addressed by any one organisation...

Visual language training example

Requisite visual variety …

Most of our consultancy work sits somewhere in the overlap between systems thinking and visual thinking, and in this article I want to share an example of how these two worlds could be interacting with each other. There...

The meaning of education

The main job of a school isn’t to help pupils get high grades, it is to help provide meaning. This is the function of curriculum. I’ve just started reading Martin Robinson’s Trivium 21c, a book that draws...

Opening the Brexit Black Box

If you happen to be near Parliament Square in London over the next few weeks, have a look at the rows of Brexit protestors standing opposite the gates. As you go past, notice how the dichotomy of the referendum question...

When elves don’t get to ask clarifying questions …

Many thanks to all our wonderful clients and supporters for the many great experiences of 2018 – look forward to making more shared meaning with you in 2019. Click on the image for a higher resolution view and...

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