The HBR List 2009 - How Social Networks Network Best

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Bees, like human beings, are social animals,and evolution has provided them with elegant approaches to group decision making. The bees’ decision making highlights both information discoveryand information integration, two processes that are crucialto every organization but that have different requirements.A In this study almost 40%of the variation in creative productivity could be attributed to an oscillating patternof communication strategies for discovery and integration.

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Seven Steps to Graphing Your Facebook Strategy

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

All three of these Facebook ‘container’ apps for collections of people have associated URLs, content, mailing lists, calendars, walls, discussion boards, and other types of neatly integrated functionality. Furthermore, since they’re already integrated with Facebook, everyone can become a user without much friction or hassle.Once you join a network, group, or event, your social graph expands to connect with all the members therein.

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