Debate and Dialog

Debate is a conversation stuck current reality. Debate may lead to civilized conversation. However, it will not do much more then tweak the issues or system.

Dialog is the envisioning of a reality that has not yet begun. It is the vision of a desired state. Between the desired state and current reality is gap.

Current reality……………………. gap ……………………. Desired state

How do we narrow the gap?

  1. Keep options open
  2. Develop ownership
  3. Live into our beliefs
  4. Fulfill our values
  5. Find what people want or are most passionate about
  6. Implement while envisioning
  7. Plan small experiments
  8. Give a taste not the whole thing
  9. Seduction – give a little bit then move back
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