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  • http://www.sxc.hu/photo/1167404
  • A best practice can be regarded as a simple lens for viewing complex systems. As you can see, this lens produces a bit of distortion. Perhaps all lenses do to some extent, especially at the edges. http://www.umich.edu/~lowbrows/guide/opticaljargon.html
  • "The fox knows many things, but the hedgehog knows one big thing" (Archilochus) The translation on the slide is by Guy Davenport (Thasos and Ohio, Poems and Translations 1950-1980) http://reflexivepractice.wordpress.com/2009/09/27/management-as-hedgehog-thinking/ http://www.mzephotos.com/gallery/mammals/hedgehog.html © MzePhotos.com, Some Rights Reserved http://animal.discovery.com/mammals/fox/ Natphotos/Getty Images | Herve Hughes/Getty Images

Lenscraft Lenscraft Presentation Transcript

  • Look at me doing systems thinking !
  • Can systems thinking provide the right perspective?
  • Many schools of systems thinking, many different lenses CATWOE Intervention Points VPEC-T Process Variety Cybernetics Complexity
  • One All-Purpose Lens? Best Practice Scope? Distortion?
  • Singular Plural Fox knows many Hedgehog one Solid trick
  • Best Practice?
    • One lens to rule them all
    • Single version of the truth
  • Next Practice?
    • Multiply lenses to get depth of vision
    • Double description
  • Some lenses specifically help to understand pluralism
    • VPEC-T
    • Differences in V alues
    • Conflicting P olicies
    • Interference of E vents
    • Inconsistent C ontent
    • Asymmetric T rust
    • asymmetric design
    • Three Types of Asymmetry
    • Double Challenge
  • Interesting combinations of lenses can provide extra insight and power Leverage Points VPEC-T Organizational Intelligence Adoption Engineering VPEC-T TRIZ
  • Double use of the same lens can help reflect on how we are doing Intervention System Target System VPEC-T Organizational Intelligence VPEC-T Organizational Intelligence
  • Seeing with versus seeing through
    • This life's dim windows of the soul
    • Distorts the heavens from pole to pole
    • And leads you to believe a lie
    • When you see with, not through, the eye.
    • Wm Blake
  • Next Practice and Lenscraft Links
    • On Wikispaces
    • http://npri.wikispaces.com/
    • http://lenscraft.wikispaces.com/
    • On Linked-In
    • http:// www.linkedin.com/groups?gid =2201459