No matter how nice a policy, lovely a theory, or beautiful a framework we have, the mental interpretation of it will be different across our team.
From the Blog on assumptions
When you assume, you make an ___ out of you and me… However, when you assume, you prove you are human and you need others to help you see
Assumptions are necessary, not bad. They are good and helpful. Without them we can not move forward in anything, however, we do need to make them visible.
We make assumptions about what is said and experienced to keep our worldview in tact. Everyone does, however they might just have a different worldview.
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