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Managing in Complexity

Harold Jarche

As our markets and technologies get more complex, we need new models to get work done. Complex problems cannot be solved alone.

Network thinking

Harold Jarche

Network thinking can fundamentally change our view of hierarchical relationships. complexity NetworkedLearning Work” 5.

Re-wiring for the Complex Workplace

Harold Jarche

Complexity is the new normal. Almost every person is connected to worldwide communication networks. Re-wiring for complexity.

Networked Professional Development

Harold Jarche

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

Harold Jarche

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

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

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

Harold Jarche

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

Ross Dawson

However this is often difficult in large, complex organizations. Use social network analysis to uncover creative leadership.

Embracing complexity at work

Harold Jarche

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

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

Harold Jarche

There are only business strategies that understand networks. Cooperative and distributed work is becoming the norm in the network era.

Visualization for Understanding

Harold Jarche

Visualization can be a very powerful tool in sharing complex knowledge. Value Network Analysis (example) by Patti Anklam.

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KONY, Networked Nonprofits, and Transparency

Beth Kanter

There is more analysis of the problems over simplification like this cogent analysis from Ethan Zuckerman. The issue is complex.

intangible value

Harold Jarche

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

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

Harold Jarche

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

Harold Jarche

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

Harold Jarche

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

Harold Jarche

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

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

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?,”

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The Evolution of the Internet of Very Smart Things

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

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. .

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The Top Ten Emerging Technologies of 2016

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

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?

Harold Jarche

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?

Harold Jarche

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

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

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

Harold Jarche

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

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

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

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

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

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

How can we best anticipate the future of a complex, fast changing industry like IT? Data Analysis → Data Science, Cognitive, AI.

Variety and diversity

Harold Jarche

The unit of analysis is now communication and emergence, not entities. Communities complexity SocialLearning Wirearchy

The Economic Potential of The Internet of Things

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

The study is based on a careful analysis of over 150 concrete IoT applications across the global economy. Settings -based Economic Value .

Networks

Harold Jarche

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

Harold Jarche

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

Harold Jarche

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

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

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

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

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

Harold Jarche

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

Nigel Paine

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

Jay Cross

2b2k] MOOCs as networks. MOOC on complexity JAY CROSS | WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 13, 2013. MOOC on complexity. Page 1 of 2. 228 Tweets.

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Principles for Managing Strategy and Innovation

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

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.