• “…is the way complex systems and patterns arise out of a multiplicity of relatively simple interactions”  (Nick Obolensky, Complex Adaptive Leadership: Embracing Paradox and Uncertainty (Burlington, VT: Gower, 2014) – quoted in Emergent Strategy 
  • “…emphasizes critical connections over critical mass, building authentic relationships, listening with all the senses of the body and the mind.” ( adrienne maree brown, Emergent Strategy)