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 Co-Intelligence2002-11-11 23:48
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by Flemming Funch

Tom Atlee has gathered a lot of resources about the phenomenon of "co-intelligence". See the compact vision of co-intelligence. Co-intelligence is essentially that a group of people somehow becomes much more than the sum of its parts. The group itself, as a whole, starts acting intelligently at a higher level. Imagine that happening in small teams, in organizations, in communities and in whole societies. Read these stories and examples of collaboration and wholeness.

"What really interests me is that when I tell people about co-intelligence, they usually look at me blankly. But then I ask them if they've ever seen co-stupidity -- and they start to chuckle! What a commentary on our culture, that people who have never heard either word can't imagine co-intelligence, but are already familiar with co-stupidity."



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12 Nov 2002 @ 06:56 by spiritseek : So easy...
Its been a known fact that we see the bad side of things over the good. What most stays in our minds is the dumb things we did as kids or adults,especially in others, not the fun and laughter, but usually what we got punished for or got caught. This too can be a great help in changing things for the better as long as we remember the good things too!  


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