Sandra DaleySandra Shimmin What is a ‘systems leader’? What unique qualities or characteristics make someone a ‘systems thinker’? These are questions that have reverberated in my own mind from the early years of my own career. What I have discovered during my twenty plus years...
Political Thought Leader: Zach HerbersPolitical Thought Leader: Zach Herbers When I think of the term “systems thinking,” it represents how a person or organization can approach the complexities of overlapping and often competing issues and interests that define the environment in which they operate. ...
I have never self-identified as a system thinker until I met Nicole and learned more about the work of Peter Senge. To me, systems thinkers see connections and are able to rally interconnected players from different organizations or teams to achieve a common goal.
In all the years I have engaged with individuals, teams, and their leaders I have never come across a situation that at some level has not impacted another group or community within the system.