Author Archives: Ron Pavellas

About Ron Pavellas

Expatriate American living in Sweden with wife. Retired from employment in the USA. Currently focused on blog articles, memoirs, and creative writing.

(How) Do Organisations Learn?

By Contributor Eric Gandy During my professional life evaluating a wide range of government bodies in Sweden, I was often told by way of introduction that “we are a knowledge-based organisation, you know”. My response was often “and how do … Continue reading

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In the great Sonoran Desert

Wait! What? I took this picture an hour ago in the city of Gilbert, Arizona, a suburb of the capital, Phoenix. Here is where Phoenix lies with respect to the eastern boundary of the desert in Arizona (the red line represents … Continue reading

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