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Peter Johnson
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Oh, hello. I'm back. Not for long though. Just to share some thoughts about 2016. Ha, ha, not the big geopolitical picture - I'm sure that is going to be analysed to death in the next two weeks. I'd rather talk about my 2016: ITSM, data , organisations and ...

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Truth and Work
Gormley at Yorkshire Sculpture Park (Peter Johnson) This may be a somewhat naive position, but I am among those who believe that academic pursuit should aim towards truth. That truth may indeed be relative, but I hold to the view that the goal must be to se...

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Don't Fear The Future
Quote displayed in the  Legacy  exhibition at the Nobel Museum, Stockholm I'm certainly no physicist. I do however enjoy the subject. I find it inspiring to read about the history of the discipline. The physicist turned philosopher of science Thomas Kuhn ha...

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Ancora Imparo
Stockholm á Minuit. Peter Johnson Ancora Imparo . Apparently Michaelangelo was fond of this phrase. It means 'still I am learning' and indeed, anyone in the business of creativity, design or innovation needs to keep an open mind. Wandering around Stockholm ...

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Crispbread, Meatballs and, Erm, Chaos.
I'm sat in a busy hotel in Sundsvall. I've just finished a series of four talks in different parts on this country which were organised by the lovely people in itSMF Sweden. I was of course continuing to flog my Control-Chaos-Values approach to organisation...

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Getting Used to This
Typically Langdocien (Peter Johnson) It's very hot. I'm sat on a large, typically Languedocian balcony high above a typically Langdocian street, drinking a glass of the local rosé, while Mrs J., is watching a French quiz show on TV inside the flat, as she d...

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Travels, Things Quantum and Work Psychology
I'm feeling a little like a character in a 1960s movie. I'm sat in bed in a hotel on the Italian riviera, auburn-haired woman asleep by my side (ok, it's the wife but let's not spoil the simile). We have driven here from Sheffield, via Operation Stack on th...

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It's Complicated
Does politics fit into the tech(nology), psych(ology) and socio(logy) brief of this blog? Yes of of course it does - especially in the latter category. So I guess you are now appraised of the fact that I'm going to bang on about politics for the next few hu...

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Monty: Anti-Quantic
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