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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Focusing on the Ends, rather than the Means « Product Four

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

To wit: The front page of the Washington Post had this quote today : “This was not a failure to collect intelligence,&# Obama said after meeting with senior national security and intelligence officials, “it was a failure to integrate and understand the intelligence that we already had.

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An Idea Worth Spreading: The Future is Networks « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Network

As people whom I’ve never met generate trust through their networking gifts, integrity, and skills with others, I’ve found myself wondering how I can best support them – without considering “apartness&# from myself. emergent by design Home who’s the architect?

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