Managing in Complexity
JANUARY 24, 2013
As our markets and technologies get more complex, we need new models to get work done. Complex problems cannot be solved alone.
DECEMBER 15, 2011
Network thinking can fundamentally change our view of hierarchical relationships. complexity NetworkedLearning Work” 5.
Re-wiring for the Complex Workplace
MAY 8, 2014
Complexity is the new normal. Almost every person is connected to worldwide communication networks. Re-wiring for complexity.
Networked Professional Development
JULY 29, 2013
But network thinking can fundamentally change our view of hierarchical relationships. For the first time, they saw it mapped as a network.
Social Learning, Complexity and the Enterprise
APRIL 20, 2011
Our relationship with knowledge is changing as our work becomes more intangible and complex. Learning really spreads through social networks.
The Science of Complex Systems
JULY 9, 2011
When I look back over my long, relatively eclectic career, complex systems have been a common theme in all the activities I’ve been involved in. It started in the 1960s, when I was an undergraduate and graduate student at the University of Chicago majoring in physics, - the study of complex natural systems. Let me explain. Amazing.
Network Learning: Working Smarter
OCTOBER 22, 2010
We need to re-think workplace learning for a networked society. Social learning is about getting things done in networks. EverNote).
The role of informal social networks in building organizational creativity and innovation
AUGUST 8, 2011
However this is often difficult in large, complex organizations. Use social network analysis to uncover creative leadership.
Embracing complexity at work
DECEMBER 3, 2009
Training is of little use in developing the necessary emergent practices for dealing with complex problems in our work environment.
Beyond Assessment ? Recognizing Achievement in a Networked World
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
SEPTEMBER 23, 2014
This talk is basically what he said, except he said it in the French way with complex theories, while I''m going to give it in the prickly, analytical, English kind of Canadian, dry presentation. A language is something much more dynamic, much more behavioral and complex ?? The complexities matter." It''s a complex, messy ??
adapting to perpetual beta
FEBRUARY 18, 2015
There are only business strategies that understand networks. Cooperative and distributed work is becoming the norm in the network era.
Visualization for Understanding
OCTOBER 27, 2014
Visualization can be a very powerful tool in sharing complex knowledge. Value Network Analysis (example) by Patti Anklam.
KONY, Networked Nonprofits, and Transparency
MARCH 9, 2012
There is more analysis of the problems over simplification like this cogent analysis from Ethan Zuckerman. The issue is complex.
DECEMBER 16, 2015
It was her work on value network analysis [PDF] that particularly influenced my thinking. Image: Value Network Analysis by Patti Anklam.
Networks, Neighbourhoods and Communities: A Reflection
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
JANUARY 30, 2011
The activation state may be very simple, or may be a combination of a large number of factors, depending on the complexity of individual nodes. -
Networked learning in a changing world
JANUARY 6, 2011
A Baker’s Dozen: Principles of Value Networks | ValueNetworks.com by @vernaallee. The true shape and nature of collaboration is not the social network – it is the value network. Value networks are purposeful groups of people who come together in designated roles to take action or produce an outcome.
Organizations and Complexity
OCTOBER 20, 2010
Tweet I’ve discussed this table before, but I’d like to put it all the links together to highlight what we need to do with our organizations and structures to deal with complexity. Complexity. Value Networks. How we can support emergent practices in the increasingly complex enterprise: COMPLEXITY.
Three Principles for Net Work
APRIL 15, 2012
The nature of work is changing in our increasingly networked economy. Today’s complex work is tomorrow’s merely complicated or even simple work.
Mapping quality with VNA
MARCH 21, 2011
One main message that came through early in the workshop is that you cannot manage a network. Books complexity Performance Improvement
Becoming a Data-Driven Business: Challenges and Opportunities
DECEMBER 19, 2016
In 2000, only one-quarter of the world’s stored information was digital and thus subject to search and analysis. Is big data all hype?,”
The Evolution of the Internet of Very Smart Things
OCTOBER 15, 2014
It’s impractical to move all that data to a central cloud for analysis and actions. The total number of users rose to 100s of millions. .
The Top Ten Emerging Technologies of 2016
AUGUST 16, 2016
Ubiquitous Computing dates back to the 1990s, when neither the necessary low-cost devices nor wireless networks were anywhere near ready.
Confused or Strong Beliefs?
JANUARY 26, 2012
Complex, as defined by Cynefyn is a state in which the relationship between cause and effect can only be perceived in retrospect, but not in advance.
Is management on the table?
FEBRUARY 26, 2012
This can be the false presumption of many a performance analysis. Thinking in terms of networks moves us beyond linear thinking.
Growing Up in a Complex World
JUNE 18, 2010
The primary challenge emerging out of the CEO conversations was complexity - the fact that CEOs now operate in a world that is substantially more volatile, uncertain and complex. They grew up in a complex world. This generation of students doesn’t need to be told what a network is.
I come not to bury training, only to put it in its place
JULY 17, 2012
Admittedly trickier is demonstrating where objectives come from, establishing that valuable link between the tasking, analysis, goals, and objectives.
The President’s Commission on Enhancing National Cybersecurity
MAY 23, 2016
Transforming this highly complex ecosystem has proved to be very difficult. Gold coins were first developed around 2,500 years in Asia Minor.
Why People and Companies Die While Cities Keep Growing
JANUARY 5, 2016
Most surprisingly, their analysis led to a result that no one had predicted. In the 1990s, his attention first turned to biology. Amazing.
Anticipating the Future of the IT Industry
MARCH 22, 2016
How can we best anticipate the future of a complex, fast changing industry like IT? Data Analysis → Data Science, Cognitive, AI.
Variety and diversity
APRIL 24, 2012
The unit of analysis is now communication and emergence, not entities. Communities complexity SocialLearning Wirearchy
The Economic Potential of The Internet of Things
JULY 14, 2015
The study is based on a careful analysis of over 150 concrete IoT applications across the global economy. Settings -based Economic Value .
FEBRUARY 11, 2009
I’ve seen a merging of work and learning as more of our lives are lived in larger and more complex networks. NETWORKS.
Enabling Innovation – Book
FEBRUARY 2, 2012
The classic project management alone is less and less able to manage complex, uncertain, knowledge-based processes. Books complexity Work
It’s not complicated, you see
JULY 24, 2012
Understanding the difference between complication and complexity is extremely important in today’s workplace. Their solution was simple.
The Rise of the Chief Digital Officer
NOVEMBER 14, 2012
There is perhaps an implicit assumption in my analysis that you can continue to be a company’s overall CIO while focusing primarily on managing its IT infrastructure and computer systems, something that I increasingly believe is not the case. . Thirdly, they are turning digitization into new revenue streams. IT is now everywhere.
The Emergence of Cognitive Computing
NOVEMBER 5, 2011
This will happen as we look to analyze and extract meaningful information from unstructured data, people-based social networks and Internet-of-Things applications. then it could move on to help people make better decisions when faced with highly complex problems whose very meaning is not clear and precise. It’s one of the other.”.
Social business on the edge of the chasm
JANUARY 18, 2011
Peter Evans-Greenwood has a good analysis of why E2.0 Social business is about a shift in how we do work, moving from hierarchies to networks.
Social Networking: The Benefits Outweigh the Constraints
AUGUST 24, 2012
If you sit in the average conference room with, say 40, executives from both the public and private sector and enthuse them about the power, speed and, indeed, empowerment of social networking, you have all the heads nodding in seconds. Show me a docks complex anywhere in the world now without containers. Our Chief Executive doesn?t
195 posts about MOOCs
FEBRUARY 19, 2013
2b2k] MOOCs as networks. MOOC on complexity JAY CROSS | WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 13, 2013. MOOC on complexity. Page 1 of 2. 228 Tweets.
Principles for Managing Strategy and Innovation
JANUARY 19, 2012
These principles are based on a detail analysis of how the better performing companies put these ideas into practice time after time. Management is a highly complex discipline. Complex Systems Economic Issues Education and Talent Innovation Management and Leadership Technology and StrategyCapabilities , not just Strategy.