Each organism's environment, for the most part, consists of other organisms.
Quote by Kevin Kelly
Kevin Kelly Quotes
Basins of attraction, of self organization, show up as well in our complex social environment,...
Changing things from the top down works when things are stable.
In a broad systems sense, an organism's environment is indistinguishable from the organism itself.
Everything that we are making, we are making more and more complex.
The organization and the environment are in concert.
Each system is trying to anticipate change in the environment.
It has become evident that the primary lesson of the study of evolution is that...
But when you are embodied in a location, in a physical plant, in a set...
The system continually has to make this choice: it can either continue to exploit a...
An organization is a set of relationships that are persistent over time.
Much of outcomes research is a systematic attempt to exploit what is known and make...
Species go extinct because there are historical contraints built into a given body or a...
It's generally much easier to kill an organization than to change it substantially.
All imaginable futures are not equally possible.
The most certain thing you can say about the environment tomorrow is that it probably...
Technological advances could allow us to see more clearly into our own lives.
But in a turbulent environment the change is so widespread that it just routes around...
Managers tend to treat organizations as if they are infinitely plastic. They hire and fire,...
The great advance of personal computers was not the computing power per se but the...
Organisms by their design are not made to adapt too far.