Tag: systems thinking Filter Filter by All Automation Blog Creativity Data E-Commerce Future Innovation Leadership Management Media Metaverse Purpose Sustainability Trends Videos close Protopia now: Monika Bielskyte on designing better futures for humanity By Adam Tinworth Beyond flawed utopias and damaging dystopias, lie more positive, inclusive and radical visions: protopias. The NEXT Show explores how to build better systems for living. System Shifts: Why we must hug the system By Adam Tinworth Pandemic and war have unleashed system shifts that will reshape our lives and businesses. We need to embrace them to survive them. Why marketers need to love systems thinking By Adam Tinworth The post-pandemic age of uncertainty has opened up a new, more complex world for marketers. You need systems thinking in your toolbox to survive and thrive. Systemic changes By Martin Recke The changes we face today are systemic, and they are tearing apart the fabric of our late-modernity lives. Time to shift our perception. Welcome to the new age of scarcity By Adam Tinworth The age of abundance is over. As supply chains bend and break, and energy prices soar, your business needs to re-engineer its systems to thrive amid scarcity. Defensive design is the future of digital services By Adam Tinworth The digital industry needs to stop believing its own hype. It's no longer an industry of scrappy start-ups; it's the underpinning of our economy, and it's under attack. A systemic crisis? By Martin Recke Systems have the ability to evolve, and they do so to survive. Applying linear measures to a nonlinear crisis leads to a systemic crisis. Here's what that means for our future. COP26: An urgent need for systemic climate thinking By Adam Tinworth Our leaders are struggling to put the climate ahead of political expediency. But climate is a global system — and needs systemic solutions. My summertime reading book list By Matthias Schrader Matthias Schrader stacked up his personal list of thought-leading book picks for this summer. The systems thinking secret in “think global, act local” By Adam Tinworth The challenges facing us in business and in life feel overwhelming. How can we change anything? The answer lies in remembering that we are, ourselves, part of systems — and we can influence them. Systems and systemic challenges By Martin Recke Systems theory allows us to view digital products, or climate change, from a higher altitude. The difference of system and environment is crucial. The rise of hybrid systems By Martin Recke The digital world deals with ones and zeros, and this turned out to be highly efficient. But what about the real world, if there is any? Can it be reduced to ones and zeros as well, or is something out there that can't? Systems Thinking: our guard against unintended consequences By Adam Tinworth We live in a world of complex, inter-dependent systems, and any thinking that fails to include that runs the risk of summoning the law of unintended consequences. Why we need systems thinking By Martin Recke Systems thinking is more abstract, and feels more theoretic than design thinking. And there are significantly less sticky notes involved. But it has the power to be a boon for innovation.