How 4 billion years of diversity can help us surpass our 'clone-drone' workstyles

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The lowly water flea has innovation lessons for your business.

 

Businesses today face a volatile, uncertain, complex and ambiguous world, but that's certainly nothing new. Earth has always been a volatile place, and innovation is ever at a premium. The critical ingredients? Diversity and experimentation.

https://www.greenbiz.com/article/how-4-billion-years-diversity-can-help-us-surpass-our-clone-drone-workstyles

Leaders Love Company!

 Biomimicry: Business Innovation and Resilience Inspired by Nature with Dr. Tamsin Woolley-Barker [LLC 017]

Biomimicry: Business Innovation and Resilience Inspired by Nature with Dr. Tamsin Woolley-Barker [LLC 017]

Join me for this “Leaders Love Company” interview by Nicole Abboud, voted Best Legal Podcast by the American Bar Association!

How do honey bee colonies treat leadership? What can ants teach us about individuality and effective workplace structures? Evolutionary biologist and biomimicry expert Dr. Tamsin Woolley-Barker turns to nature to learn some important business lessons.

http://www.nicoleabboud.com/llc17/

Kindle version of TEEMING!

December 6, 2017 at 9:42pm · 

TEEMING: How Superorganisms Work to Build Infinite Wealth in a Finite World (and you can too) launched in July, debuting at #1 in Ecology on Amazon, #6 in Environmental Economics, and #9 in Organizational Learning––unusual to hit the charts in Science AND Business categories, and when you read it, you'll see why!

I'm excited to announce that the long-awaited Kindle version is out, just in time for the holidays!

https://www.amazon.com/Teeming-Superorganisms-Together-Infinite-company/dp/1940468426/ref=cm_cr_arp_d_product_top?ie=UTF8

To celebrate, I'm offering a collection of digital freebies: a s  a set of “bite-size biomimicry” cards from my Evolving Adaptive Organizations collection, and an executive summary infographic booklet. Just purchase a paperback or Kindle edition and forward your receipt to TeemingTogether@gmail.com, and the freebies will appear automatically in your inbox!

Thank you for joining me in this mission to bring nature’s ancient recipes for thriving organizations to today's organizations. Together, I know we can evolve a more adaptive and resilient world for the future. Happy Holidays!

 


 

 

 

Video clip from Barbados

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Here's a short teaser clip from my keynote in Barbados! Such a wonderful event. Nicest people too. Huge thank you to all who participated and organized! 

https://www.facebook.com/BIDCBarbados/videos/719170991613928/?hc_ref=ARS_wBfTYau9qzUYYHIzxXWDMJ-V4RUbyp-KH4jTgBRi_I0t39BGGLVP_NtZTEk5OnE&fref=nf

November 2, 2017 · 

Dr. Tamsin Woolley-Barker, Author & Evolutionary Biologist introduced us to the concept of "Biomimicry" - "an approach to innovation that seeks sustainable solutions to human challenges by emulating nature’s time-tested patterns and strategies.". Take a look.

Workshop with BNP Paribas for Nexxworks

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Nov 16 Yeshua Adonai at Systemic Innovation and I had the great pleasure to work with Belgian company Nexxworks on their latest Silicon Valley Innovation Tours. Nexxworks brings executives from some of Northern Europe's most innovative companies––like  BBNP Paribas––to the Bay Area, so they can see first hand what makes the valley so exciting. One of those things is Biomimicry! These teams had a blast, and so did we.