Ergonomics (or human factors) is the scientific discipline concerned with the understanding of interactions among…
During the second world war, the United States lost hundreds of planes in accidents that…
This is the fourth in a series of posts on different ‘kinds’ of human factors, as understood both within and outside the discipline and profession of human factors and ergonomics itself. This post explores a fourth kind of human factors: Socio-technical system interaction.
This third post explores another perspective on ‘human factors’: Factors Affecting Humans.
This second post in a series on Four Kinds of ‘Human Factors’ explores another kind of human factors: Factors of Humans.
It has variously been described as “an incredible and almost unbelievable gaffe” (Radio Times), “the greatest mistake in Academy Awards history” (Telegraph), “an extraordinary blunder…an unprecedented error” (ITV News), “the most spectacular blunder in the history of the starry ceremony” and “the most awkward, embarrassing Oscar moment of all time: an extraordinary failure” (Guardian). It was, of course, the Grand Finale of the Oscars 2017.
This is the fourth in a series of posts on The Archetypes of Human Work, on the Ignorance and Fantasy archetype.
This is the third in a series of posts on The Archetypes of Human Work, on the Taboo archetype.
This is the second in a series of posts on The Archetypes of Human Work, on the Congruence archetype.
This is the first in a series of posts on The Archetypes of Human Work, on The Messy Reality archetype.