This is an Accepted Manuscript of the article published by Taylor & Francis in EDPACS , Volume 57 Issue 6, available online: https://doi.org/10.1080/07366981.2018.1476312 Abstract Metaphorizing is the principal means with which to conduct our thinking. … Continue reading Weakest link, or… – extended version
I was asked to participate in a Q&A session late last year, focusing on what the new year holds for us. It was the season for this type of activity, along with goal settings and … Continue reading Extended Q&A
This is an Accepted Manuscript of the article published by Taylor & Francis in EDPACS , Volume 57 Issue 2, available online: https://doi.org/10.1080/07366981.2018.1426929. Abstract GDPR is not an easy read, so most … Continue reading GDPR – A Y2K-II for business?
I listed a number of cognitive biases and errors in a previous, related post. Anchoring, cognitive tunnelling, cognitive closure and reactive thinking were mentioned. As promised, I am providing further exposition on these cognitive biases … Continue reading On thinking – Urgent or important
My wife has been hospitalised recently. The bottom of sodium and potassium levels in her blood has fallen out. She had to be put on life support and at one stage permanent brain damage and … Continue reading On thinking – observations from a hospital bed side
“…I think that the minute that you have a backup plan, you’ve admitted that you’re not going to succeed…” The above quote was making its rounds on LinkedIn for a while. People “liked” it. Many … Continue reading Backup plan – planning for success