Net-Map Certification Training, Washington DC, Nov 20-21, 2015
SEPTEMBER 14, 2015
Understand how people and their networks influence your (project) success – learn Net – Map! Please sign up here
Guiding your network weaving: Net-Map training in DC (June 27-28)
MAY 25, 2014
At our trainings you dive into using Net-Map in your own context pretty quickly. And he had to do that RIGHT NOW.
40 Maps that wil help you make sense of the world
DECEMBER 10, 2013
The map is not the territory. A map in the scale 1:1 would be useless – and cover the whole area that it intends to depict.
Net-Map training, 16th-17th August, Washington DC
MAY 26, 2013
The most engaging part of a Net-Map training that is open to everyone is the diversity of participants.
Net-Map training: Learn to map your career or torture networks…
OCTOBER 24, 2013
” or, even more personal: “Who will influence that I am happy more often and unhappy less often?” A few spots are still available.
First Net-Map training in Nairobi, Kenya (May 21-23)
APRIL 29, 2014
So, the question now is: How can I bring Net-Map to Kenya and create an opportuntity for myself and others in the region to learn it?
Net-Map facilitation pointers: Links
SEPTEMBER 24, 2015
Let me start sharing them with you too – starting with everything I know about links: Net-Map Facilitation Pointers: Links. Links. Loving.
The risks of making it look too easy
APRIL 21, 2015
So, I developed Net-Map and have gone on using it in African villages, with children (as young as 3), in fortune 500 companies and community groups.
How to get strategic insights from Net-Map
JANUARY 7, 2016
Just a bowl of spaghetti with toys on top? What does this mean? Influential actors who can harm / support. Increasing or decreasing actor influence.
Net-Map Level 1 Certification Course (Washington, DC)
JUNE 7, 2011
We offer Net-Map certification courses on 4 levels: Level 1: Net-Map Facilitation. Level 2: Net-Map Qualitative and Visual Data Collection and Analysis. Level 3: Net-Map Quantitative Data Collection and Analysis. Level 4: Net-Map Mastery – Train the Trainer. of August in Washington DC! Sign up!
Can a high school drop-out find a job with Net-Map?
JUNE 30, 2014
As some regular readers might know, my youngest Net-Mapper was my daughter, at age three, when we mapped out “Who loves who in the family.”
Net-Map workshop in DC – May 1-2, 2015
JANUARY 29, 2015
Come summer and it is that time of the year to immerse into mapping your complex networks. The venue is George Washington University.
From Net-Map to Action in less than a Minute
AUGUST 16, 2013
Today, at day one of our Net-Map training here in DC, participants spend the afternoon mapping out cases from their own experience.
Identifying international knowledge partnerships
JANUARY 12, 2016
We realized soon that this is not going to be a Net-Map session or a session of some squeezed out, shrunk down little cousin of Net-Map.
Having the wrong map can kill you
JULY 29, 2011
Your personal conflict map might be full of sea monsters no one has ever seen (source: [link]. Not likely. Annoying, but doesn’t kill me.
Facilitate! Don’t be a Clever-Bully
AUGUST 23, 2013
I’ve been teaching Net-Map a lot, lately. to teach, is to facilitate a Net-Map session well. Or can they? What is a clever-bully?
Talk about corruption!
APRIL 23, 2013
I’m just back from a trip to a not so democratic nation in Africa and from an amazing Net-Mapping session with urban water managers.
Public Policy and the Idea of the Vietnamese State: The Cultural Political Economy of Domestic Water Supply
DECEMBER 30, 2015
A Net-Map study on formal and informal water governance in Vietnam , by Nadine Reis and Peter P.
Net-Map – Agile – Organizational Change
JANUARY 30, 2012
And this is why my colleague proposed that we Net-Map it. ” Also, mapping out the whole situation provided a great opportunity to dig deeper into the history of this project, the divisions and people involved and how their past experience with each other might influence their ability and willingness to work together on this project.
Net-Map Manual in Portuguese!
MARCH 13, 2012
I am thrilled to add a Portuguese version of the Net-Map manual to this blog. Please read, share and use it! And tell me about your experience. Many thanks to. Jaqueline de Camargo , Roberta Amaral de Andrade and. Luiz de Campos Jr. . for putting so much work in the translation. Other people's work training material Uncategorized
Guest Post: Net-Map in cultural development in Germany
JULY 13, 2015
First time-use of a Net-Map-procedure in a culture development process. Thuringia (central Germany). Patrick S. Föhl & Robert Peper.
How the poor adapt to climate change in Kenya and Ethiopia
OCTOBER 10, 2014
Let me share some of the work my former colleagues at IFPRI have been doing with Net-Map. Read the full Kenya and Ethiopia reports here.
Strategic engagement – with snakes, elephants, baboons, mosquitos and meercats
JANUARY 24, 2017
drawing a Net-Map stakeholder map). I am just back from work in Southern Africa. No, not quite. We divided the stakeholders in.
Agricultural Extension in Ethiopia through a Gender and Governance Lens
JULY 26, 2016
Cohen Net-Map Regina Birner Research Paper Tewodaj Mogues Zelekawork PaulosWomen’s groups (e.g.
The three biggest networking mistakes of advocacy groups
AUGUST 14, 2013
A member of our new Net-Map LinkedIn Group asked about how Net-Map can be used to improve the effectiveness of advocacy groups.
Net-Mapping the Water-Food-Energy Nexus in the Upper Blue Nile in Ethiopia
AUGUST 3, 2015
When dealing with the challenges of a country like Ethiopia, focusing just on water, or food, or energy is a tall order already.
Oh the sheer beauty of networks…
OCTOBER 24, 2014
The images show here are mapping the top contributors to the Catalogue of Life and their associated species, references and databases.
Net-Map training – 2 spots remaining!
JULY 2, 2013
Some have initial experience with network analysis or Net-Map, others are just excited to learn it from scratch.
Net-Map discovers structural holes in Thuringia’s cultural networks (Germany)
JULY 7, 2015
Robert Peper tried to answer these questions by using Net-Map in the analysis of the cultural networks in the German state of Thuringia.
The gift of doubt
OCTOBER 11, 2013
Albert O. Hirschman. If the initial communication had been o.k. Hirschman made a science out of researching this. ”
February 18th-23rd: All the Network Analysis Gurus and a Net-Map training in Tampa, Florida
JANUARY 29, 2014
I will teach a three hour Net-Map intro class on the afternoon of Tuesday 18th of February and otherwise just go with the flow and be inspired.
Talk to the Emir to save new-born chilrden
JULY 17, 2013
So they asked me to map out: “Who influences the budgeting and the release of funds for newborn survival activities in Katsina state?”
8th of June: Join us for a Net-Map intro training in Reston, Virginia
MAY 9, 2012
Because you know very little about swimming until you jump in the water. On the 8th of June I will offer one morning and one afternoon session.
What is a link?
JUNE 11, 2012
When I map networks I like looking at the tension between the different kinds of connections between people.
Join us for a 2 day Net-Map training in Washington, DC
APRIL 25, 2013
Solve sticky problems while learning Net-Map.
5 ways how drawing helps you think better
JANUARY 2, 2014
When our teams struggle to agree on how the arrows flow between actors on their Net-Map, they are forced to be specific and explicit.
Join us: Largest international Net-Mapper meeting ever!
NOVEMBER 19, 2014
Strategies for working together to make Net-Map interventions happen and grow the community of practice. And your net-mapping colleague too.
Sign up for the Net-Map Summer School in Italy!
MAY 3, 2011
Net-Map proudly presents… [drumroll]: The first ever Net-Map Summer School in Vicenza, Italy. We will use your own case studies to learn the method and prepare your first Net-Map intervention with you. On a more personal note: You will love Vicenza. And, your family will also love it.
What’s more important? People or structures?
NOVEMBER 5, 2012
When we draw Net-Maps and discuss them, we often jump between talking about individual agency and talking about structure. If you look at any great change, in your organization, in history, and you ask people to describe who this happened, most likely you will get one of these two stories: Story 1. Story 2. Or it means: Both stories are true.
Session on “Applying Network Knowledge” at the Sunbelt XXXV
NOVEMBER 2, 2014
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 )?