Showing articles of author Sergio

25 Aug 2021 22:14

AUTHOR Sergio

“Do you have super powers? Can you fly? Much better, I make them fly.” Caye. Film “Princesas”The silent all over the office was shouting and counting the seconds from the moment each word is spoken. That included the feelings we were hiding and sharing at the same time...
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15 Jul 2021 18:46

AUTHOR Sergio

“…moving the body seems to help the brain.”Harvard Health Publishing As I was walking down the aisle, I was able to contain the sneeze and look into everyone’s eyes. I felt I was about to fight my last battle there. But it’s no time for surrender, I told myse...
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08 May 2021 23:23

AUTHOR Sergio

“To manage a system effectively, you might focus on the interactions of the parts rather than their behavior taken separately”. Russell L. AckoffIt was late that warm night of February at home. I was about to get some sleep, which was a luxury during those days. The news on this av...
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13 Mar 2021 18:35

AUTHOR Sergio

Management could not collapse in organizations like this. That thinking was next to me as I was driving to my office pretty much far from home last year. Dry leaves all over the road were telling me I was about to live a nice summer with my wife and kids. In the meanwhile, a virus was growing ea...
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24 Nov 2020 14:55

AUTHOR Sergio

"Barbarians: Ideas cannot be killed!"                 Miguel Ángel Álvarez (Javier Portales)                  &n...
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04 Nov 2020 18:04

AUTHOR Sergio

“When people feel accountable and included, it is more fun” Alan MulallyI was heading to the office in this weird summer. The call I received was way long before my shift begins. It knocked me not only at my ears, but shocked me like a surge. It was an event with the same engineer...
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05 Oct 2020 17:05

AUTHOR Sergio

“It is almost as difficult to make a man unlearn his errors as his knowledge." Charles Caleb ColtonThe hearing room is crowded and controlled in a mess of these tears I see scratching this mother’s face or this husband touching his wife's shoulder trying to contain a sea of sobbin...
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07 Sep 2020 11:06

AUTHOR Sergio

“… but we need something; something established: a Standard." Film “Thesis on a Homicide”The afternoon was fading away and turning into a hot and silent night in Douala, far away from my wife and kids. I was at my office, cleaning all the drawers and stuff I’ve been w...
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26 Jul 2020 19:26

AUTHOR Sergio

“… the failure (both the air carrier’s and CAA’s) to take every measure to reduce a known collision exposure." Civil Aeronautics Board (CAB)The scene was not only spreading sorrow and uncertainty wherein tears, sobbing, and people all over were looking for a clue in...
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29 Jun 2020 01:22

AUTHOR Sergio

"Accidents are no longer accidents at all. They are failures of risk management".S. DekkerJournalists in this restaurant are spread all over with mikes and cameras, mourning and tired, but struggling to get the news. I did not have a good sleep last night. Hard days passed by. It was my first air cr...
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