Thoughts from Staff College……..our current Faculty Blog


Anthroposcission

In the twenty fifth in our series of faculty blogs, John Mackmersh considers the notion of ‘anthroposcission’ – the chunking down of systems and processes into more comprehensible and manageable pieces and the unintended consequences that leaders need to attend to.

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Previous Faculty Blogs

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Meeting, Zooming, Teaming….exhaustion!
Dr Yogi Amin
15 April 2021
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I really need a haircut
Dr Gordon Coutts
1 April 2021
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Resilience: All at Sea
David Lilley
18 March 2021
Read David’s blog here

The wrong kind of…..
John MackMersh
4 March 2021
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Recovery Club: “The things you own end up owning you”
Dr Yogi Amin
18 February 2021
Read Yogi’s blog here

“to see what is in front of one’s nose needs a constant struggle”
Captain David Lilley Royal Navy
4 February 2021
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We get what we value
Dr Gordon Coutts
21 January 2021
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Happy New Year!! But….The New Year or…. A New Year?
John MackMersh
7 January 2021
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Don’t Panic!
Brigadier Ian Huntley OBE
17 December 2020
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Choices
Dr Yogi Amin
3 December 2020
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Vaccines, choices and moral value
Dr Gordon Coutts
19 November 2020
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Negative Capability and Deputies: A Leadership Solution?
Captain David Lilley Royal Navy
5 November 2020
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Climate Change
John MackMersh
22 October 2020
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On the other hand
Brigadier Ian Huntley OBE
8 October 2020
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Medice, cura te ipsum (Physician, heal thyself)
Dr Yogi Amin
24 September 2020
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A system creates some of its own potential
Dr Gordon Coutts
10 September 2020
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Common Practice
Captain David Lilley Royal Navy
27 August 2020
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Learning the Lessons……from learning the lessons
John MackMersh
13 August 2020
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How to improve productivity and be a better leader
Brigadier Ian Huntley OBE
30 July 2020
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Past, present, future
Dr Yogi Amin
16 July 2020
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A letter to myself as a former CEO of an acute hospital trust
Dr Gordon Coutts
2 July 2020
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Where does leadership take us?
Captain David Lilley Royal Navy
18 June 2020
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Can we talk about leadership without using the ‘C’ word?
John MackMersh
4 June 2020
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Supporting Leaders through Lockdown and Beyond
Brigadier Ian Huntley OBE
22 May 2020
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