Some work is done with well-understood processes, has well-understood desired outcomes. and has well-understood criteria for success. The work of uncertainty is the other stuff, and includes any work which
The work of uncertainty is already valuable today and will become even more valuable in an increasingly complex world and uncertain future.
See also: failure, goal-setting, hiring, inefficiency, knowability, motivation, negative capability, negotiated joining, not-knowing, preference uncertainty, productive discomfort, realistic imagination, resource with no predefined form, risk mindset, uncertainty mindset, value, voluntary uncertainty.
#2: Degrees of freedom
#34: The difficulties of not-knowing
#42: Room for discovery
#49: The work of uncertainty
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