Is the global financial system fragile, resilient, or antifragile?

Peter Neuwirth wrote a blog post titled Fragility, Antifragility, and Financial Forest Fires in two parts (part 1, Part 2). Peter Neuwirth is the author of What’s Your Future Worth? which describes the basic principles behind the actuarial perspective.   Continue reading “Is the global financial system fragile, resilient, or antifragile?”

Reconceptualizing organizations: from complicated machines to flowing streams

Sonja Blignaut wrote an article on Medium titled Reconceptualising organisations: from complicated machines to flowing streams.

« Over the last few years, I have come to realise that the interplay between flow, constraints and options is key to understanding how to navigate and thrive in complexity. With “flow”, I mean flow in the broadest sense of the word. There are some flows that we are very familiar with: workflow, process flow, cash flow, data flow, information flow … however, we need to broaden our thinking.  » Continue reading “Reconceptualizing organizations: from complicated machines to flowing streams”