Are YOU wired for fairness?

Before you answer or mull it over, take 2.75 minutes and watch the video below (audio needed). If 2.75 minutes is too much, watch 1 minute starting 1:19 minutes into it. It is well worth that minute of watching! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=meiU6TxysCg After looking at the wide spectrum of human behavior, and the great discussion that ended … Continue reading Are YOU wired for fairness?

When is less… less, not more? Or, Why do we seek consensus?

Forestwood asked a very thought-provoking question: why do we seek consensus?   Merriam-Webster defines a consensus to be a “general agreement”.  Sounds benign. Perhaps like the right thing to do. But following many (many) years in a large corporation, I agree with the following definition of consensus: The image behind the quote is that of … Continue reading When is less… less, not more? Or, Why do we seek consensus?