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Network Mapping for personal development – a retreat for women

Net-Map Toolbox

have been exploring the power of Net-Map for personal development and happiness for a few years now. Merianne Liteman. Paulina Escobar.

The News Story in Value Network Maps

Portals and KM

The event included the unveiling of value network maps that showed "the Old News Story" and the "emerging News Ecology." What a treat!

Help! Testing a network mapping exercise | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

really like the Net-Map process, but it is more in depth than we want to go for this introductory activity. Now, look at the network again.

Social Network Mapping!

Chris Collison

Came across this creative view of social networking on Flickr today. wonder how the plate tectonics of social networking have changed the landscape since this was drawn a year ago? Design

Green Chameleon » Maps Are Not Enough

Green Chameleon

They simply alert you to something that’s going on, and prompt you to go look deeper. Wot, just talk to people, no scientific evidence? RSS2.0

Session on “Applying Network Knowledge” at the Sunbelt XXXV

Net-Map Toolbox

Would you be interested in presenting your Net-Map work at the at the Sunbelt XXXV , Brighton, UK, June 23– June 28, 2015, the largest annual conference of Social Network Analysis, organized by the International Network for Social Network Analysis ( INSNA )?

2014 28

The evidence is here: Visual portfolio mapping delivers better decisions

Governance in a Networked World

The basic concept of mapping project interdepencies is quite simple. This is where social network mapping comes in.

2013 21

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Dave Pollards papers on business innovation & knowledge management September 26, 2008 CCK08 Week Three: Eight Important Questions About Learning and Connection W eek 3 of the CCK08 Connectivism MOOC is principally about network theory. Muchof this process is social, and it is conducted with members of mycommunities, my social networks.

Net-Mapping the Water-Food-Energy Nexus in the Upper Blue Nile in Ethiopia

Net-Map Toolbox

When dealing with the challenges of a country like Ethiopia, focusing just on water, or food, or energy is a tall order already.

Illuminating the Invisible: Mapping Austin’s Adolescent Health System Using Value Network Analysis

Partnering Resources

Mapping Austin’s Adolescent Health System Using Value Network Analysis. Networks and Networking NonprofitsAdapt.

A game to realise community assets

Social Reporter

Drew reckons that we need some social network mapping in there too, since collaboration depends very much on the building of trust and relationships.

Making KM Fun!

Chris Collison

Social Network Mapping with the UN in Ethiopia. . Here are two happy memories from the past year: 1. Thank you Syngenta!  .

2014 30

Relationship Mapping and Monitoring with Yammer

Governance in a Networked World

Yammer is a leading social networking platform for use inside organisations. Social network measures focus on the relationship.

A social reporting game for community builders

Social Reporter

Briefly, we gave a presentation about how we saw social reporting supporting community building, with a strong focus on mapping and building networks.

Game 23

A social reporting game for community builders

Social Reporter

Briefly, we gave a presentation about how we saw social reporting supporting community building, with a strong focus on mapping and building networks.

Game 23

Using digital technology and asset mapping to tackle social isolation – without special funding

Social Reporter

Develop a network of volunteer digital champions. At this point we introduced another dimension – a social network map of Slipham.

2014 11

Knowledge Management, Stories, Roald Dahl and Matilda!

Chris Collison

Last week I had the opportunity to see Matilda  in the West End. Coincidentally, it’s just opened on Broadway to well-deserved rave reviews.

Quote of the Day

Net-Map Toolbox

“One useful rule of thumb is to use network maps more for raising questions than for answering them&# (Hoppe and Reinelt 2009).

Networks Eat Strategy for Breakfast.Everyday - Keyhubs

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Networks Eat Strategy for. Networks Eat Strategy for Breakfast…Everyday December 23, 2011. JavaScript is disabled in your browser!

2012 24

Facebook and twitter aren’t the only networks that matter in Arab Spring

Net-Map Toolbox

That is different from other things that flow through a network, such as money for example.

Some lessons about capacity building in social media for development organisations in the South

Joitske Hulsebosch

We started with an intake, trying to figure out where social media could make a contribution to the organisation or to a network.

2011 58

Guest Post: Net-Map in cultural development in Germany

Net-Map Toolbox

First time-use of a Net-Map-procedure in a culture development process. Thuringia (central Germany). Patrick S. Föhl & Robert Peper.

My favourite things…

Chris Collison

Next month marks my tenth year as an independent consultant.  How Let me explain how they work, and why they are so effective. Have fun together!

2015 25

Building a network for People Powered Change

Social Reporter

As part of our work with BIG, Drew Mackie did some quick network mapping at the workshop that we ran. some sociable events.

2012 28

How SNA Combats the Tyranny of Top Down

Governance in a Networked World

We can see from our maps where the natural teams lie and therefore these can be leveraged immediately. The circles are people.

2013 11

Microsoft Excel: The Bumblebee's six most useful Excel add-ins

The Bumble Bee

In this article I introduce 6 excel add-ins which meet this criterion - NodeXL, Solver, Rainbow, Spreadsheet Converter, Crystal Ball and Fractal Maps.

2012 25

Social networks and informal support: the big shift for policy


It’s obvious that informal support and social networks can be critical to the way society looks after its members. Image from Viil Lid ).

Making the invisible visible with social network analysis

Joitske Hulsebosch

Together with Koen Faber , Josien Kapma and Niels Schuddeboom we have an informal dutch group who want to learn about social network analysis.

Net-Map paper in Field Methods Journal

Net-Map Toolbox

“ Net-Map : Collecting Social Network Data and Facilitating Network Learning through Participatory Influence Network Mapping&# , by Eva Schiffer and Jennifer Hauck, Field Methods, August 2010 This paper focuses on how the method works, both for data collection and for facilitation of processes.

Companies with ‘Networked’ Board Directors have 85% Higher Growth Rates!

Governance in a Networked World

Of the 583 companies, 238 had board members from our list of ‘Networked Elites’, leaving 345 who didn’t. against 10.5% (p = 0.099). Keep tuned!

Following Up After a Liberating Structures Facilitated Event

Full Circle Associates

We used Liberating Structures extensively throughout the 3 day event. We saw no napping! We hope people will stay connected and build that depth.

Weaving Networks in Melbourne – ISS Fellowship Day 2

Full Circle Associates

Instant network augmentation on the train. This is the second in a series of post of my ISS Fellowship. For context check out part 1.

Blog>> Let me have men about me who are (not) fat

Green Chameleon

Social network maps reveal many things. And studied over time they also tell the movements or history of the networks.

Monday Video - DEADLINE and Sticky Notes

Nancy White

Instant social network mapping tools, ways to augment  any  large visual or flip chart, and of course, the place to write that number or address to stick on a monitor, phone or steering wheel. Via Dvice comes today’s Monday video - YouTube - DEADLINE post-it stop motion. For a how to video, check here.

Missing the Power of a Point

21st Century Organization

If anyone ever wanted to use PP to visualize and make a point, the relationships in a network are it. Thanks to Nat Welch for the mention.

RSA - Connected Communities - How social networks power and sustain the Big Society

John Tropea - Delicious Community

In this report we argue for a new approach to community regeneration, based on an understanding of the importance of social networks, such an approach has the potential to bring about significant improvements in efforts to combat isolation and to support the development of resilient and empowered communities.

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Masters of Networks: Policy and Network Science in the same room

Endless Knots

News flash: typically policy makers meet with policy makers and network scientists meet with their own kind. Networks and Networking

Updating exploration into Living Well in the Digital Age

Social Reporter

Update summary: Over the past month we’ve run a workshop with the Department for Communities and Local Government; developed some ideas on why digital innovation is important on various fronts; engaged with the new Centre for Ageing Better; and authored a paper on networks and network mapping. Networks and network mapping.

Gang of Six

TNT - The Network Thinker

An interactive network map along with more information is available over at Enjoy

Patti Anklam - Untitled Article

Patti Anklam

It’s titled  Network Analysis (SNA/ONA) Methods for Assessment & Measurement. That’s the new net work.