Changing things from the top down works when things are stable.
Quote by Kevin Kelly
Kevin Kelly Quotes
An organization is a set of relationships that are persistent over time.
It has become evident that the primary lesson of the study of evolution is that...
Technological advances could allow us to see more clearly into our own lives.
This is actually a very important principle that science is learning about large systems like...
The most interesting thing about change in the environment is that for the most part...
In a broad systems sense, an organism's environment is indistinguishable from the organism itself.
But in fact, when you try to model that on a computer you find that...
The nature of an innovation is that it will arise at a fringe where it...
The current understanding was that it was impossible to predict how something would evolve because...
We are infected by our own misunderstanding of how our own minds work.
Organisms by their design are not made to adapt too far.
Each organism's environment, for the most part, consists of other organisms.
The organization and the environment are in concert.
Each system is trying to anticipate change in the environment.
Much of outcomes research is a systematic attempt to exploit what is known and make...
The great advance of personal computers was not the computing power per se but the...
An organization's intelligence is distributed to the point of being ubiquitous.
The way to build a complex system that works is to build it from very...
One of the functions of an organization, of any organism, is to anticipate the future,...
All imaginable futures are not equally possible.