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The Holy Grail of Communication

My rather long-winded definition of fluency is the ability to speak quickly and effectively on a subject while demonstrating an easy flow of language in which thought is articulated effortlessly with meaning being fully conveyed on a broad range of topics.


Building Stronger Competence Through Variety

Cybernetics is the study of systems be they biological, computerised, or social. In 1956 the Scottish cyberneticist, Ross Ashby who was very much the father of the field, coined the Law of Requisite Variety which states that: only variety absorbs variety.