Complexity Management Articles 2018-06-19T21:08:07+00:00

Complexity Management Articles

Globalization

June 23rd, 2018|

Globalization Globalization represents the proliferation of relations on a global scale. The abstract phenomenon of globalization is one of the major processes of change in our world today. It is a social, [...]

Ambiguity

October 7th, 2016|

Ambiguity is the quality of being open to more than one interpretation. It results in the haziness of reality; the potential for misreading and mixed meanings to conditions. In relatively simple environments we can have simple linear cause and effect models that are

Uncertainty

October 7th, 2016|

Uncertainty is the inability to know everything fully. It is a fundamental property of complex systems primarily due to, the large number of elements, high interconnectivity, interdependence, nonlinear interactions and coevolution.

Busness Volitility

October 7th, 2016|

Business Volatile Complex systems and complex environments are often volatile, due to their inherently dynamic nature, their capacity for rapid phase transitions and systemic shocks. Rapid technological development, expansion into a more [...]

Network Organizations

October 7th, 2016|

Network Organizations Networked Organizations are open systems of organization that connect people directly peer-to-peer through informal networks of collaboration.View Source Network organizations may be seen as a product of the heightened [...]

Platform Organizations

October 6th, 2016|

Platform Organizations Platform organizations are a new form of open organization that harnesses the reduction in transition costs enabled by IT to build web-based platforms where people can exchange goods and services [...]

Services Economy

October 6th, 2016|

A services economy is an economy whose primary activity it based in the tertiary or services sector. The services revolution can be described with reference to very straightforward empirical data. Over the past number of decades, services have come to dominate advanced economies and are slowly but surely coming to dominate the global economy.

Management Theory

October 6th, 2016|

Management Overview Management in its general sense is a very fundamental human activity, in its most basic sense, we can understand management as being about organization. That is to say, it is [...]

Complex Projects

May 7th, 2015|

Complex Projects Complex projects are projects that are characterized as having many different social and technical elements on many different levels that are interconnected and interdependent. In contrast to simpler projects that [...]

Peer-Production

May 7th, 2015|

Peer production is a way of producing goods and services that relies on self-organizing groups of individuals. In such communities, the labor of a large number of people is coordinated towards a shared outcome typically through distributed networks without a formal, hierarchical structure.

Collaborative Organizations

May 7th, 2015|

Collaborative Organizations Collaborative organizations are organizations where collaboration is a default mode due to heightened interconnectivity and interdependence between members. In collaborative organizations, the perceived interdependencies between members creates an attractor towards [...]

VUCA

May 6th, 2015|

The VUCA Framework The term VUCA is an acronym that stands for volatility, uncertainty, complexity, and ambiguity. The rapid growth of globalization, information technology, and a changing environmental context are all working [...]