Making the path by walking
There’s no blueprint for bringing about sustainable development. As a species, we’ve never made the transformation from globalised unsustainability to a sustainable society—so we don’t, yet, know how we’ll do it.
We have to experiment. We have to take a leap of faith. We have to do something. And all the time, we have to be wonderfully and patiently alert to the impact our experiments are having. We have to just sit there.
How shall we do both?
From the blog
I’ve been helping organisations learn how to collaborate better. One of my clients was interested in boosting their organisation’s ability to keep learning from the real-life experiences of the people who I’d trained.
We talked about setting up groups where people could talk about their experiences - good and bad - and reflect together to draw out the learning…