Places to Intervene in a System, in case you don’t know (via Your Money or Your Life)

IW: Donella Meadows was a hero of mine. She was brilliant, and very human.  She was taken from us way too soon.  The Leverage Points: Places to Intervene in a System essay that this article talks about is a breath-taking introduction to systems thinking. Donella Meadows was one of my great mentors. She, Dennis Meadows and […]

Dancing With Systems by Donella Meadows

We love Donella Meadows’ take on nurturing systems. “The Dance” is a great motivator to post on the bulletin board at your think-tank, school, office, bureaucratic enterprise, or nonprofit agency. It makes people think about their “input”. Versions of this piece have been published in Whole Earth, winter 2001 and The Systems Thinker, Vol. 13, […]