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An occasional series of thoughts and reflections on the role of narrative in organizational change, branding and knowledge work

heroism and counterheroism: masters of the universe?

Alicia Pickering, a long time friend of Sparknow, is working with us on ethical and cultural auditing. She writes about the problems that heroism brings in an institutional context.  As other parents of primary school age children will know, last week was Book Week. And the climax of Book Week is Book Character Day, when our