Mastering "Positive and Negative Feedback"

The Skill

Following positive and negative feedback.

Essential Definition

Within our systems thinking strand an essential relationship that one can uncover is a feedback loop. Feedback either enhances its originating cause, positive feedback, or dampens or lessens its originating cause, negative feedback. Noticing feedback is noticing control mechanisms within a system.

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How to Start?

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