Cynefin - Useful framework or bullshit?

Col John Boyd’s OODA loop is simpler. There are various versions some simpler than others;

This is the version that was used in the STCW Management and Leadership class


Here’s the Wikipedia version.I think this was the latest one used by Boyd.


The Cynefin framework is similar - the loop in four different domains - simple / complicated / complex and chaotic.


Retired Navy commander told me an
An idiot can ask more questions than there are answers for
I liked that…

Which domain is this?

Every classification throws light on something. - Isaiah Berlin, commenting on the unexpected popularity of his essay The Hedgehog and the Fox.