Ocean crossings require constant corrections based on changing environment.
Education that is only backward looking lacks the total Janus wisdom of application of knowledge based on future states. Perhaps why generals are best prepared for the last battle in the last war.
Reality is not truth based. Reality for us is based on our own biases. Our redefining of the daily wash of life so we can maintain a degree of sanity and control in our lives. The great enemy of real education, of service, of winning then is pride. The inability to accept what is. Protect the ego. Hedge the culture. Win at all costs. Justify our opinions. Pride. Pride. Pride.
The disgruntled customer who is amazed at the defense mechanisms and inner-centeredness of bad service.
The employee who has to leave because the boss is so busy building kingdoms, that they are out of touch of the battlefield conditions and the pressing needs of the troops in the trenches.
To the few, the call for humility, of level 6 listening, is becoming more scarce.
Now more than ever, reality must be updated with humility and distanced from it’s evil sibling; pride.