Tomas Kafka

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Tomas Kafka

211 days ago

"Do not command more than necessary or plan beyond foreseeable circumstances.
Communicate to every unit as much of the higher intent as is necessary to achieve the purpose.
Ensure that everyone retains freedom of decision within bounds."

You Need to Manage Digital Projects for Outcomes, Not Outputs

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Tomas Kafka

287 days ago

When does a blog or podcast or newsletter stop being content marketing and start being journalism with an innovative business model?

Fungible

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Tomas Kafka

295 days ago

valuing outcomes is flexible. valuing specific solutions is not.

christopher alexander is the solution to high modernism

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467 days ago

Nahoře

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496 days ago

A Technical Glitch

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Tomas Kafka

610 days ago

SprintMethod agilní metodika vycházející ze Scrumu

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Tomas Kafka

638 days ago

PLACES TO INTERVENE IN A SYSTEM
(in increasing order of effectiveness)

PLACES TO INTERVENE IN A SYSTEM
(in increasing order of effectiveness)

12. Constants, parameters, numbers (such as subsidies, taxes, standards).
11. The sizes of buffers and other stabilizing stocks, relative to their flows.
10. The structure of material stocks and flows (such as transport networks, population age structures).
9. The lengths of delays, relative to the rate of system change.
8. The strength of negative feedback loops, relative to the impacts they are trying to correct against.
7. The gain around driving positive feedback loops.
6. The structure of information flows (who does and does not have access to information).
5. The rules of the system (such as incentives, punishments, constraints).
4. The power to add, change, evolve, or self-organize system structure.
3. The goals of the system.
2. The mindset or paradigm out of which the system — its goals, structure, rules, delays, parameters — arises.
1. The power to transcend paradigms.

Leverage Points: Places to Intervene in a System

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Tomas Kafka

639 days ago

Prvni uceleny clanek o 'what's next´

What’s Next in Computing?

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Tomas Kafka

644 days ago

creativity is the right priority in a time of plenty

creativity is the right priority in a time of plenty

Priorities in a time of plenty

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Tomas Kafka

645 days ago

Ode to idle play, by @vgr

What Entrepreneurs Can Learn from Regular People

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Tomas Kafka

677 days ago

Zákeřná laskavost

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Tomas Kafka

677 days ago

“activity churn,” a leading indicator of account churn

Why you should provide VIP support

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Tomas Kafka

683 days ago

How to teach science.

How to teach science

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Tomas Kafka

684 days ago

Two speed IT - the more I look, the worse it gets.

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Tomas Kafka

684 days ago

Conceptual Debt is Worse than Technical Debt

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Tomas Kafka

711 days ago

První absolventky Montessori

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Tomas Kafka

739 days ago

because their ubiquity encourages the emergence of a world in which the things that work well are the same as the things that work well socially. The more unambiguously that things work well, the more that social noise around taste recedes into the background.

The Awe Delusion

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Tomas Kafka

739 days ago

Brands are a distraction from physical functionality and lead to focus on social functionality

The Awe Delusion

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Tomas Kafka

739 days ago

type of surprise that creates beauty is the (perhaps sudden) apprehension of usefully organized complexity within the system

The Awe Delusion

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Tomas Kafka

739 days ago

According to this model, you could call some artistic movements technological inventions. Or even technological revolutions. Painting realistically, non-linear narrative, or syncopation are all examples of things that had to be invented

The Awe Delusion

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Tomas Kafka

749 days ago

Locked doors, headaches, and intellectual need

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Tomas Kafka

749 days ago

Locked doors, headaches, and intellectual need

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