Masters of Networks: Policy and Network Science in the same room

Endless Knots

Last week's Masters of Networks conference in Venice, which I blogged about earlier this month, brought network science down to earth and policy making into the 21st century. Networks and Networking

The evidence is here: Visual portfolio mapping delivers better decisions

Governance in a Networked World

The basic concept of mapping project interdepencies is quite simple. This is where social network mapping comes in. We believed that the core visualisation techniques drawn from the field of social network analysis would provide the best "cognitive fit", i.e

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Networks Eat Strategy for Breakfast.Everyday - Keyhubs

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Networks Eat Strategy for. Networks Eat Strategy for Breakfast…Everyday December 23, 2011. Each company’s ”networks” are different and unique. Following are network maps for two organizations we have worked with.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Dave Pollards papers on business innovation & knowledge management September 26, 2008 CCK08 Week Three: Eight Important Questions About Learning and Connection W eek 3 of the CCK08 Connectivism MOOC is principally about network theory. Ive written a bit about this, notably about network analysis (Rob Cross) and network mapping (Valdis Krebs, who was this weeks virtual guest lecturer). How do we discover the people who should be in our networks, but currently arent?

Musings on “community management” Part 1 | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Social network mapping and analysis skills. Today we are not often working in the confines of boundaried communities (see Post 2) so being able to see and understand the larger network is critical. Adding to Chris’s section on Strategy Understand our community’s relationship to other communities and networks in our domain. Ditto for social network mapping and analysis. Social network mapping is a skill that people need to learn.

Is Your Social Capital Helping or Hindering Your Leadership Aspirations?

Governance in a Networked World

Your social capital is described as the assets that accrue from the network of personal relationships you have. Kelley and Caplan studied starperformers at Bell Labs 20 years ago and identified relationship networks as a key differentiator for the high performers.

News with Context: Silobreaker Search

Portals and KM

Default pages provide at-a-glance views of global issues, science & technology, business, and world events. My favorite search is of course, the Network Search, which goes straight to building a network map of the entities identified in the search and their relationships.

Life With Alacrity: Dunbar Triage: Too Many Connections

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Venture Capitalist Jeff Nolan relates similar concerns: "It strikes me that the social networking theory holds that the more volume you have, the bigger your network will become by introducing degrees of separation roughly along the lines of Metcalfes Law.

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Corporate Communications: Talk or Tell?

Governance in a Networked World

The dictionary throws up definitions like “…a document or message imparting views, information etc.”; “the science or process of conveying information especially by electronic or mechanical means…”; which in the world of corporate communications, its all about crafting and sending the message.

Map Reading

Portals and KM

I'm just getting Susan (our Tom-Tom) ready for a roadtrip to Wisconsin, clearing my desk, came back to notes from the excellent workshop on networks for social change I attended last week at IISC (Interaction Institute for Social Change). I was also very happy to catch up with Marilyn Darling , who facilitated an Emergent Learning Map during the afternoon. It was a great refresher and a reminder that I need to use these maps more often.

"Socially Challenged" - Putting the WHO in Enterprise 2.0 at Frankfurt Workshop

21st Century Organization

Summit 2010 I'll be in Frankfurt, October 26, leading a workshop on " Social Networking Culture- Made Simple ". . Collaborate enterprise wide networking platform introduction succeeded. IT's under pressure to deliver Facebook-like social networking inside companies.

Who would you like to sit near at work?

Governance in a Networked World

Social Network Analysis and Workplace Design Modern organisations are rapidly moving away from ‘command and control’ structures to more ‘empower and support’ frameworks, with of course social business initiatives leading the way.

Looking Forward - Emerging and Declining Networks for 2009

21st Century Organization

It is one thing to say we live in a networked, interconnected world but another to change our metaphors, language, economic models, and management practices. Yes, networks and complexity are an underlying theme. Post 2 will address Network Driven Business Models and Risk Mitigation.

Social Network Travel Logging

Governance in a Networked World

I thought it might be interesting to have a travel log (including an evolving network map) which starts with people we meet and then support this with the places that we meet, rather than the other way around. She immediately slapped down the map in front of me….she

Enterprise 2.0: A solution in search of a problem

21st Century Organization

  Sometimes technology is applied to satisfy a desire to have more knowledge (fmri to map the brain territory in operation when we think of an object or concept - now a reality) and lastly, technology is a happy accident – a tool for one purpose turns out to have business benefits - Facebook like social networks, blogs wikis, and RSS – repurposed consumer tools for business.   People, their skills, abilities, competencies, relationships and networks.

Network Weaving: You may find yourself living in a large network, and you may ask yourself. Well, how did I get here?

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skip to main | skip to sidebar Thursday, November 12, 2009 You may find yourself living in a large network, and you may ask yourself. when we look around and reflect on our personal networks. Who helped weave my network? Many years ago the network looked like this.

June Holley

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June Holley Innovation, Collaboration and Networks Networkweaving Home June Holley Jack Ricchiuto Valdis Krebs Send June an email. June Holley Network Weaver "Networks are a field of potential for action" June has been weaving economic and community networks for almost 20 years. Back then, she discovered complexity science and became intrigued with the phenomenon of transformation. Tags: network SNA

Musings on “community management” Part 1 | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Social network mapping and analysis skills. Today we are not often working in the confines of boundaried communities (see Post 2) so being able to see and understand the larger network is critical. Adding to Chris’s section on Strategy Understand our community’s relationship to other communities and networks in our domain. Ditto for social network mapping and analysis. Social network mapping is a skill that people need to learn.

Musings on “community management” Part 1 | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Social network mapping and analysis skills. Today we are not often working in the confines of boundaried communities (see Post 2) so being able to see and understand the larger network is critical. Adding to Chris’s section on Strategy Understand our community’s relationship to other communities and networks in our domain. Ditto for social network mapping and analysis. Social network mapping is a skill that people need to learn.

Full Circle Associates " Musings on "community management" Part 1

Nancy White

Social network mapping and analysis skills. Today we are not often working in the confines of boundaried communities (see Post 2) so being able to see and understand the larger network is critical. Adding to Chris’s section on Strategy Understand our community’s relationship to other communities and networks in our domain. Ditto for social network mapping and analysis. Social network mapping is a skill that people need to learn.

Musings on “community management” Part 1 | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Social network mapping and analysis skills. Today we are not often working in the confines of boundaried communities (see Post 2) so being able to see and understand the larger network is critical. Adding to Chris’s section on Strategy Understand our community’s relationship to other communities and networks in our domain. Ditto for social network mapping and analysis. Social network mapping is a skill that people need to learn.

Musings on “community management” Part 1 | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Social network mapping and analysis skills. Today we are not often working in the confines of boundaried communities (see Post 2) so being able to see and understand the larger network is critical. Adding to Chris’s section on Strategy Understand our community’s relationship to other communities and networks in our domain. Ditto for social network mapping and analysis. Social network mapping is a skill that people need to learn.

Musings on “community management” Part 1 | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Social network mapping and analysis skills. Today we are not often working in the confines of boundaried communities (see Post 2) so being able to see and understand the larger network is critical. Adding to Chris’s section on Strategy Understand our community’s relationship to other communities and networks in our domain. Ditto for social network mapping and analysis. Social network mapping is a skill that people need to learn.

Musings on “community management” Part 1 | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Social network mapping and analysis skills. Today we are not often working in the confines of boundaried communities (see Post 2) so being able to see and understand the larger network is critical. Adding to Chris’s section on Strategy Understand our community’s relationship to other communities and networks in our domain. Ditto for social network mapping and analysis. Social network mapping is a skill that people need to learn.

Musings on “community management” Part 1 | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Social network mapping and analysis skills. Today we are not often working in the confines of boundaried communities (see Post 2) so being able to see and understand the larger network is critical. Adding to Chris’s section on Strategy Understand our community’s relationship to other communities and networks in our domain. Ditto for social network mapping and analysis. Social network mapping is a skill that people need to learn.

leadernetwork wiki

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leadernetwork FrontPage Search wiki: Home Edit page Log in Add features Help Welcome to our living bibliography on leadership networks. Here is a free online network survey tool you can use to run your own network mapping project. Social networks through time (pp.

Introducing Social Networking Tools and Social Networking Analysis to Business: What To Do

How to Save the World

September 27, 2007 Introducing Social Networking Tools and Social Networking Analysis to Business: What To Do I attended a meeting yesterday of a self-managed KM group facilitated by the Conference Board of Canada. Mindmaps: Used by quite a few organizations, but not really as a social networking tool. IM:Not sure if it qualifies as a social networking tool, but mostparticipants used IM and found it very successful in some communities.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

It would be interesting to see a social network map that depicted individuals not just as dots (nodes) but with their six circles. This could show what people value in others in their networks/communities, and what they offer, and how that effects both their popularity and the strength of the community as a whole. Category: Social Networking. · Social Networking / Blogs in Business. · · Science & Health. Science Daily. Science News.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Itwould be interesting to see a social network map that depictedindividuals not just as dots (nodes) but with their six circles. Thiscould show what people value in others in their networks/communities,and what they offer, and how that effects both their popularity andthe strength of the community as a whole. Category: Social Networking 1:41:24 PM trackback [] comment [] © Copyright 2008Dave Pollard.

Tyranny of Topdown

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of networks in propagating impacts globally and at a speed that is breathtaking. Value Network Analyst thought leader Verna. can be hierarchal or network-based. A more holistic network. the complex network of stakeholders can be. network’ thinking is no better exemplified by. Networks and Hierarchies. Network structures rely less on hierarchical. order to operate effectively in a network one. a network one must learn to.

Engineers without Fears: collaboration tools: stags

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This is a product aimed at social science researchers (with a price tag to match) - but there are obvious applications of this in the consumer space. software companies - please note network not-for-profit giving don't leave it to the experts (even if you are one.

freezing out on the scarpa flow

Engineers without Fears

► February (15) swimming the backchannel communities & networks be frustrated dial 247365 being wrong vs being boring do brands have stories? software companies - please note network not-for-profit giving don't leave it to the experts (even if you are one.

More collaboration

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► February (15) swimming the backchannel communities & networks be frustrated dial 247365 being wrong vs being boring do brands have stories? Engineers without Fears Saturday, September 15, 2007 More collaboration James Dellow takes up the conversation about collaboration. James D makes the point that collaboration happens within organisations & that people will use any tools that come to hand. Absolutely agree with this.

Collaboration vs sharing

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► February (15) swimming the backchannel communities & networks be frustrated dial 247365 being wrong vs being boring do brands have stories? Engineers without Fears Sunday, October 14, 2007 Collaboration vs sharing James Robertson talks about collaboration tools as anti-knowledge sharing. If I understand JR correctly, his point is that collaboration tools are great for specific teams.

The Social Organization: Do Enterprises Have the Patience to Develop Communities?

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Nike launches new social network!" Scripps Networks/HGTV is a great example. Lets start with a reference to a discussion note by John Mahoney of Value Networks. John is a noted authority on network behavior. They are ALL networks!

Collaboration tools

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Something like mapping perhaps? Using the map to produce repeatable toolsets. Phase 3: Rich networks Organisation-wide collaboration will only be achieved with the silos are broken down between different spaces. These rich networks will almost certainly be a federated model. What is more likely in the next 1-3 years are rich networks (collaborative ecosystems) and then richer networks - with tools dropping in and out.

At the Corner of Assertiveness & Cooperation: Collaboration > Trust Matters

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Trust, Trusting and Trustworthiness The Great Empathy Famine Buying Lessons from a Master Salesman The Shortest Route to Sales is Not the Direct Route 25 Behaviors that Foster Mistrust Trust at OHare Airport Introducing the May Carnival of Trust When You Cant Trust Your Leadership Rationalization - At the Heart of Ethical Challenges April 2009 Selling Through A Slump Consulting and the Art of Self-deprecation Marketing Science is Great in Theory.