In 1941 Isaac Asimov (who was a prolific writer – he wrote or edited over 500 books as well as hundreds of short stories) published a short story entitled Nightfall. Set on a distant planet, it’s a classic science fiction tale. The theme of the story is cultural and societal in nature; it’s about the consequences of change(…)
We have probably all heard this a one time or another. “Reports that say that something hasn’t happened are always interesting to me, because as we know, there are known knowns; there are things we know that we know. There are known unknowns; that is to say, there are things that we now know we(…)
We hold these truths to be self-evident, part 2. Three self-evident truths you must consider before implementing change.
My previous post was about the Declaration of Independence and how it’s a compelling example of a change manifesto. I can’t stop thinking about the phase ‘we hold these truths to be self-evident’. It has been tumbling through my brain incessantly, and the more I think about it the more I am awestruck. The word(…)