Emerging Autopoietic Communities – Scalability of Knowledge Transfer in Complex Systems

John Tropea - Delicious Community

organizational integrity and address organizational imperatives. The present paper provides an overview of an approach we. regulated fluxes or metabolic processes). integral and inescapable aspect of autopoietic systems. rationalist approaches as well as by natural selection to. Popper, Objective Knowledge: An Evolutionary Approach. First IFIP International Workshop on Distributed Knowledge Management (DKM 2008), Oct, 18-19, 2008, Shanghai 1.

F-Suites for C-Suites: 4 Futures Thinking Toolkits To Help C-Suite Leaders Thrive in a World of Change « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

The “worldview” that is creating this present systemic approach. ( With this model in mind, a CLA map might look something like this: Other tools in this suite include: Spiral Dynamics Integral (SDi), used to understand and inform personal and collective growth through internal modeling.

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List of "White Label" or "Private Label" (Applications you can Rebrand) Social Networking Platforms

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

This is software you can brand and integrate tightly into your existing domain. Awareness builds these features into complete communities for companies, or customers use the Awareness API and widgets to integrate Web 2.0 approach !

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Guidelines for Group Collaboration and Emergence « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

It approaches the team-building and collaboration process from the perspective of complex adaptive systems theory, and contains some interesting insights in evolutionary development and creating environments where emergence can occur.

NetAge Report #4: Organizing at the edge of chaos

Endless Knots

Driven by twin needs--to optimize communication while enhancing decision-making--organizations are in constant flux between centralization and its opposite, decentralization. The structure must provide sufficient constraints to maintain integrity and enough freedom to innovate and adapt.

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Community as Curriculum – vol 2. The Guild/Distributed Continuum


Knowledge is a rhizome, a snapshot of interconnected ties in constant flux that is evaluated by its success in context. The rhizomatic view of learning reflects an organic, practical approach to thinking about learning and knowledge. If we are working in a field where what is new or current is continually in flux, then we need to have a way of keeping our knowledge up to date. There are problems, necessarily, with this kind of approach.

Openness or How Do You Design for the Loss of Control? | Blog | design mind

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

” Because we’re increasingly dealing with "X-Problems," as my colleague Adam Richardson reckons in his book Innovation X , we need approaches that allow us to come up with creative solutions to problems we may not even know yet. frogForward shares this approach with Rypple , an ad-hoc social network that provides simple, direct, anonymous, and ongoing customer and employee feedback.

Tim on Etienne (Part I: Learning in Practice)

John Tropea - Delicious Community

These assumptions translate into an integration of four components, being that of community (= social configuration that uses participation to pursue a joint enterprise), meaning (= our ability to experience our life and world as meaningful), practice (= a way of talking about shared history that can sustain mutual engagement in action) and identity (= our being and becoming situated in the context of communities).