Whenever we place someone in a position beyond their abilities, it can rack them with insecurity, fear and doubt. In an organisation, power can poison talented people.
Our evolutionary history reveals a slow progression from selfishness and competition to cooperation and collaboration. With every cycle of evolution, we will see increased collaboration and altruism. If we do not evolve this way, we will see increased social carnage, destruction of our planet and the demise of our species.
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Ants have many lessons to teach humans about surviving change, including innovation lessons, lessons in collaboration and organisational structure.
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“What we know is a drop, what we don’t know is an ocean.” – Isaac Newton
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“It is impossible for a man to learn what he thinks he already knows.” Epictetus […]