The HBR List 2009 - How Social Networks Network Best
John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM
FEBRUARY 23, 2009
The bees’ decision making highlights both information discoveryand information integration, two processes that are crucialto every organization but that have different requirements.A centralized structure works well for discovery, because theindividual’s role is to find information and report it back. In this study almost 40%of the variation in creative productivity could be attributed to an oscillating patternof communication strategies for discovery and integration.