#Ask me anything!

I'm trying out 'Racket' - so you have a chance to ask me about Systems | Cybernetics | Complexity in Public | Service | Transformation… and anything else you'd like... Image Jernej Furnman CC2.0 https://www.flickr.com/photos/91261194@N06/51081901577 Leave a 30-second voicemail here and I'll reply:👉🏻 https://racket.com/antlerboy/ask 👈🏻 Or you can just ask me in the comments - what … Continue reading #Ask me anything!

Transduction – leading transformation – Issue #3

Sign up at: https://www.getrevue.co/profile/antlerboy It’s been a busy week, including:* A review after the end of a three-year capability building contract with a client which revealed that… we had very successfully helped them to grow their capacity! Case study coming soon.* The reunion of our learning community to build back better in the days after, reflecting on the … Continue reading Transduction – leading transformation – Issue #3

In world of infinite overlapping possibility and multiple, irreconcilable differences, what does #education mean?

I was invited to speak to #Gilbfest, an annual conference that's been running for many years. The topic this year was Education, not something I really know about as a field. But my presentation was on how to educate people who are dealing with true #complexity - the space of my work in systems | … Continue reading In world of infinite overlapping possibility and multiple, irreconcilable differences, what does #education mean?

👉 What I learned from 100 intentional LinkedIn posts 👈🏻

(Actually 106 including this one!) For about a year, I've made the effort two or three times a week to design posts that attract comment, to invite engagement, and to pause all my usual updates for a while. Results: An average of 5,000 views, ranging from just three under 1,000 (articles and videos get very … Continue reading 👉 What I learned from 100 intentional LinkedIn posts 👈🏻

Making sense of systems change and systems leadership

Systems leadership and systems change – what are we trying to achieve? What does these practices mean to you? I’ve been thinking a lot about this, from place-based change in public services to the systems change and systems leadership movements. I have three pieces out at the moment: Local Government Chronicle: what will it actually … Continue reading Making sense of systems change and systems leadership

Transduction – leading transformation – Issue #2

Sign up at: https://www.getrevue.co/profile/antlerboy This second edition comes hot on the heels of the first, as I try to move to Saturday publishing and get into a rhythm. There’s a bit of duplication from the first edition just to focus on our upcomingsystems/complexity/cybernetics, public/service/transformation23 June, RedQuadrant tool shed show-and-tell sessionOver nearly twenty-four years of service transformation, … Continue reading Transduction – leading transformation – Issue #2

First edition – transduction: systems/complexity/cybernetics, public/service/transformation

https://www.getrevue.co/profile/antlerboy/issues/first-edition-transduction-systems-complexity-cybernetics-public-service-transformation-657443 Welcome to the inaugural edition of my newsletter.For some time I’ve been thinking about putting something together which brings together my interests and passions - and can reduce the frequency of my posting on social media.Revue looks like being a good solution for me as it’s easy to add links. Whether you will appreciate my weblogging … Continue reading First edition – transduction: systems/complexity/cybernetics, public/service/transformation

Seeking comments on my new Revue newsletter

I'm launching a newsletter on Revue! What do you think of it? Today's inaugural edition is at https://www.getrevue.co/profile/antlerboy/archive/657443 What do you think of it? Contents include: - How should public services change as a result of COVID19? Join The Public Service Transformation Academy's learning community on 23 June. - Child exploitation is everyone’s business – … Continue reading Seeking comments on my new Revue newsletter

A grid for better customer / citizen led transformation

There is no transformation without insight. Helping actual customer or citizens achieve their purposes is the purpose of organisations. Yet organisations in public and private sector are often like the drunk under the streetlamp - looking where they can see, not where the keys are. It's important to understand there are two different dimensions in … Continue reading A grid for better customer / citizen led transformation

What’s your mission? How are you bringing it into the world?

I have three passions: - transforming public services, rooted in citizen and community outcomes - the field of systems/cybernetics/complexity - understanding deep laws that structure our world, and the insights we can generate - transforming organisations, systems, places, through consultancy, facilitation, change I'm very lucky - my work allows me to combine these together - … Continue reading What’s your mission? How are you bringing it into the world?