Design theory

The Role of the Strategic Sponsor in Designing Through Complex Security Challenges: “Leading Without Knowing All the Answers”

Original post can be found here: https://benzweibelson.medium.com/the-role-of-the-strategic-sponsor-in-designing-through-complex-security-challenges-leading-bdc869a8a430 The design ‘sponsor’, often termed ‘strategic sponsor’ or…

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Karl Weick’s “Three Umpires” Metaphor: How Systemic Design is Essential in Addressing Complex Security Challenges

Original blog post can be found here: https://benzweibelson.medium.com/karl-weicks-three-umpires-metaphor-how-systemic-design-is-essential-in-addressing-complex-9ebfb23a7f45 This is a section from some design…

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Defining the Modern Military Decision-Making Frame for War

Original blog post can be found here: https://benzweibelson.medium.com/defining-the-modern-military-decision-making-frame-for-war-89b88f4a86e7 This is another section out of what…

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Triple Loop Learning: Moving Beyond the Pale of the Institutional Limits

Original post can be found here: https://benzweibelson.medium.com/triple-loop-learning-moving-beyond-the-pale-of-the-institutional-limits-46d5541a3aa8 This is the third section out of a…

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Single Loop Thinking: Non-Reflective Military Cycles of ENDS and MEANS

Original post can be found here: https://benzweibelson.medium.com/single-loop-thinking-non-reflective-military-cycles-of-ends-and-means-c7643fe51290 This is a section out of a recent…

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Member of the Month: Donna Dupont

AOD’s Member of the Month: Donna Dupont is the Founder/Chief Strategist for Purple Compass and…

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