The DANdelion™ Effect
Posted by danspira
- The vegetation that sprouts up in between cracks in the sidewalk, or along the edge of the road where a small film of dirt has accumulated.
- Earth’s biosphere, which is teaming with life, exists in a razor-thin edge between a massive planetary ball of molten rock and the vast cold emptiness of space.
- Parties in the type of armed conflict where they simply seek to take hold of the next building or deliver the next blow to their enemy (eg. nomadic warfare).
- People who show up for work every day, despite not being sure what their long-term plan is.
der Bürgersteig Unkraut-Effekt
“It’s the L.O.O.S.E. strategy: Leveraged-Optimistic-Opportunities-Strategic-Emergence..which is much better than the T.I.G.H.T.S. strategy: Try-Imagining-Goals-Helping-Tactical-Successes.
Just be L.O.O.S.E..”
As suggested by the L.O.O.S.E. acronym, this is a form of “Strategic Emergence” where the short term moves accumulate to form the long term strategy.
Pick a Word, Any Word
|Aggressive Marginal Advancement|
|der Bürgersteig Unkraut-Effekt|
|Just Do It|
|Luceat et Crescat|
|Measure Never, Cut Nonce!|
|Put Your Junk In The Box|
|Silicon Valley circa 2000|
|Vivat, Crescat, Floreat!|
Coming Around Full Circle: The Backstory
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Posted on March 31, 2012, in Collaboration, Green Style, Jargon, Learning, Life, Metaphors, plants and tagged collaboration, green style, jardon, learning, life, metaphors, opportunism, plants. Bookmark the permalink. 4 Comments.