The way a company really works is probably not the way managers think it does. Network-analysis techniques can reveal deep corporate knowledge and connections.
Content: Article | Authors: Eric Bonabeau, Valdis Krebs | Source: Optimize Magazine | Subjects: Management, Organizational Behavior
The study of so-called emergent phenomena can help you grapple with issues as difficult and squishy as motivating employees, predicting changes in corporate culture, and preventing small errors from snowballing into catastrophes.
Content: Article | Author: Eric Bonabeau | Source: Harvard Business School (HBS) Working Knowledge | Subject: Miscellaneous