Who is R.Buckminster Fuller? – ever more relevant today

I never met R.Buckminster Fuller, or Bucky as he preferred to be called, in person, although I know many people who did. But of all the possible humans in Universe, Bucky has influenced my life more than any other. This article is not so much about the man and his history, which you can easily discover though Wikipedia and his … Read More

You have to move – Universe does not respond to inertia

Nothing happens until someone/you…moves. (Albert Einstein) On some level it doesn’t matter what the movement is…as long as there is movement. Buckminster Fuller described it as precession…and until you move there is no possibility of a precessional effect, which is natures main effect. Go for the goal and get the precession. Go for the honey and get life on Earth. … Read More

Small acts that unleash big change – a project requiring your help

My world is filled with passionate people who want to change things. The disruptors. The business heretics. My life long teacher, R.Buckminster Fuller, dedicated his life to building models to make the world work for 100% of humanity. Many of us toil away, looking at the big problems we face as humanity….economic, environment, energy, scarcity….trying to create solutions. What has … Read More

..the dance between evolution and equilibrium..

The often over used word, equilibrium, is defined by the American Heritage Dictionary as “any condition in which all acting influences are cancelled by others resulting in a stable, balanced, or unchanging system.” Equilibrium is not inactivity, but rather dynamic balance. The balance can be in the domains of physical, emotional, mental, or spiritual. Life is filled with fluctuations towards … Read More

Practicing Commitments

There has not been much written of late, from yours truly. That is not to say that there has not been much going on, or even too much going on to find time to write. There just hasn’t felt like there has been anything to say. I have been struggling between the dictum that says writers should write as a … Read More

The Field Effects of Our Every Action and Thought

  – A process for comprehensive consideration of all that we do, say, think… Part 1. Awaken to and illumination of… This process is to support the awakening of people to the field effects of their every action and thought. If we drop a very small pebble into a pond, ripples will go out from where we dropped the pebble, … Read More

How to build a leadership program for complex times – Leadership Development Trends for the 21st Century

The integral leader as a student would be challenged, informed, taught to think creativity, openly, expansively, to ask great questions, to be unafraid to not know the answers, be able to stand in humility, and authority, to inspire through their own being, to dance with change, hold their nerve, have great compassion, take responsibility, acknowledge their shadow and weaknesses, speak with clarity and truth, and live a life that reflects their deepest values. They would represent the essence of a positive deviant.

The Transrational World…Working in a world beyond reason

During my Christmas 08/09 meltdown period, I came to recognise that I had slowly and insidiously let go of any way of being in life that did not have a reasonable, rational, linear pathway. I had lost any sense of the miraculous and serendipitous. In my earlier life I operated much more from the place of the miraculous, trusting that … Read More