Advanced Collaboration Research

Sharing practical ways to engage in the Collaboration Revolution

Complexity Science App lied to Innovation – Theory meets Praxis

We are caught in an inescapable network of mutuality, Tied in a single garment of destiny. Whatever affects one directly affects all indirectly
Brandon Klein Jul 20, 2017

How to Meet Challenges with Systems Thinking

Your life continuously presents new challenges. And your success directly depends on your ability to meet these challenges. You can choose various…
Brandon Klein Jul 14, 2014

The rapidly changing workplace

The Stacey Matrix shows the complex work space quite clearly. While simple and complicated work will remain, we need to focus our efforts on complex…
Brandon Klein May 27, 2014

Cosmos; emergent order; Hayek; spontaneous order; taxis

COSMOS+TAXIS takes its inspiration from Friedrich Hayek’s (1979) distinction between spontaneous and planned orders. A spontaneous order, as Gus…
Brandon Klein Dec 16, 2013

Complex Human Dynamics - From Mind to Societies

Applies for the first time the complexity approach to human and psychological studies Provides many case studies Suitable as introduction to the…
Brandon Klein Nov 18, 2013

Social Networks in Cities

The focused organization theory of social ties proposes that the structure of human social networks can be arranged around extra-network foci, which…
Brandon Klein Aug 26, 2013

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Controlling self-organizing systems is challenging because the system responds to the controller. Here, we develop a model that captures the…
Brandon Klein Aug 26, 2013

Complexity leadership theory: An interactive perspective on leading in complex adaptive systems - viewcontent.cgi

Traditional, hierarchical views of leadership are less and less useful given the complexities of our modern world. Leadership theory must transi -…
Brandon Klein Aug 26, 2013

Putting organizational complexity in its place | McKinsey & Company

Putting organizational complexity in its place Not all complexity is bad for business—but executives don’t always know what kind their company has.…
Brandon Klein Aug 26, 2013

Margaret J. Wheatley: Using Emergence to Take Social Innovations to Scale

In spite of current ads and slogans, the world doesn't change one person at a time.  It changes as networks of relationships form among people who…
Brandon Klein Jun 18, 2013