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Metathink is a consultancy specialising in developing and articulating coherent Business Philosophy. A strong business philosophy is a beacon when decisions need to be made, a shared perspective that cuts across departments and roles, a vivid branding message for customers, and an emblem of company...
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Would you like your team / department / employees to stop whining all the time and see things from a bigger perspective? It is highly likely that your team / department / employees would like that too. If only there were a way to engage people in a meaningful dialogue about important things so that...
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Do you want to be more creative, but believe that it’s a kind of dark art? Would you like to know how to change the default thinking patterns of a room full of people? Would you like to build a deeper understanding of the key concepts that define your work life? Then right now you are probably wishing...
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Metathink provides a range of events and training for the Education sector. These events use the methods of philosophical enquiry and dialogue to develop reasoning, imagination and communication skills. This can be used to support curriculum objectives, to develop explicit thinking skills programmes...
• That axioms are the simple self-evident beliefs that form the foundation of other ideas
• That all beliefs are up for grabs (except this one)
• That the world is stuck together with ideas
• Change the ideas and you change the world
• You change ideas by thinking the unthinkable
• The art of thinking the unthinkable is
Philosophy is not renowned for its practical applications in the wider world outside the ivory towers and the panelled rooms of the professional thinking classes. Can philosophy really teach us anything about how to do business?
Well – of course – that does depend on what you mean by philosophy.
On the one hand there is academic