Podcast and Radio Excerpts

by Chris Clearfield

Interview excerpts from Thinkers50, Marni on the Move, Curious Minds, Innovation Hub, The Art of Manliness and CBC Current.

  • 3:16
    Host Mitch Joel speaks with Chris Clearfield, the co-author of this year’s award-winning book, Meltdown: Why Our Systems Fail and What We Can Do About It.
  • 2:54
    Mike Sedam talks with Chris Clearfield about why complex systems fail, but what we can learn from them and how we can apply that learning to systems like social media.
  • 2:28
    The gap between failure and success can be razor-thin… even with the 2017 Oscars.
  • 1:15
    Why you should approach your five-year-old child like a SWAT team would
  • 0:59
    How did Enron utilize complexity to cover up a massive scandal.
  • 2:24
    Ever experienced "get there itis"? Chris discusses this aviation term in relevance to business and taking a step back during a project to make sure you're on track.
  • 3:17
    Save Thanksgiving Dinner or prevent becoming "Hangry" by uncoupling and introducing slack into your schedule.
  • 2:34
    Thinking in a non-linear way can help us prevent risk. How can learning about past failures and their causes help us make better decisions at work and at home?