Jitterbugging as a Metaphor for Change

Watch for jitterbugging between old and new

  1. Control or Adapt
  1. Short Term to Long Term Thinking
  1. Ownership to Sovereignty
  1. Autonomy to Interdependence

Watch for increasing shifts in behavior and thinking

  • adaptation vs. control
  • long-term thinking over short-term thinking
  • sovereignty vs. ownership and
  • interdependence vs. autonomy



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Dr. Kathleen Allen

Dr. Kathleen Allen


Dr. Allen has written and presented widely on topics related to leadership, human development, and organizational development.