Thursday, July 21, 2022

“Humans remain stubbornly unpredictable, no matter how regimented and disciplined their existence, and yet still they display order, organization, and commonality.”
– B. A. Friedman –

When I read the article War Is the Storm—Clausewitz, Chaos, and Complex War Studies I knew it was worth sharing but that disclaimers would be required. It’s long, it presupposes you’ve at least heard of Clausewitz and, at first blush, much of it might appear academic. With that said, the author’s application of chaos theory to all organizational interactions – including the military – is thought-provoking. To learn more, Click here for the article then consider the idea that your organization is a nonlinear, complex adaptive social system.

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